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Buyer’s Guide To Sofas

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Do you need a large sofa for family pile ups or a sofa bed for guests? Will it be blocking a door or radiator? Does it allow you to move around the room freely or are you confined to squeezing round the sides? These are questions to be seriously considered before making that all-important sofa purchase. Measuring your space is key and this includes making sure doors (or windows) are wide enough to get the couch inside in the first place. Space: As with beds, when buying a sofa you should choose the largest you can fit in your space…

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Quick and Easy Upholstery Cleaning Tips

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Don’t forget if you need professional cleaners to assist you just give the Carpet Cleaning Vancouver team a call at 604-674-9367 as we specialise in both carpet and upholstery cleaning services throughout the Metro Vancouver area plus we are fully licensed, trained in the art of cleaning and both insured and bonded. Steam Sucks – Literally. Traditional upholstery cleaners relied upon steam which soaks into the fabric and underlying padding of the furniture. The excess water must be sucked up which can take days to fully dry. Even when the fabric appears dry to the touch deep down the humidity…

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Pros and Cons of Linen Upholstery

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When shopping for certain home accessories, such as furniture or throw pillows, you may across products made from a linen fabric. Linen fabric is popular in home decor, but like any material, it has its pros and cons. Knowing the benefits and negative aspects of the material can help you determine if linen is the right choice for your home accessories and decor. Pros and Cons of Linen Upholstery for Furniture Linen fabric is a natural fabric that is made from flax plants. People enjoy this fabric not only for furniture and upholstery, but for towels, napkins, table cloths, bedding,…

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Tips for Cleaning Upholstered Furniture

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Cleaning your furniture upholstery might seem like a pretty straightforward idea, but in fact, there are numerous things to watch out for. First and foremost it’s important to remember that upholstery, just like furnishings, is made up of different fabrics. Different fabrics demand different cleaning and care. Some upholstered furniture does not react well to water, some of these fabrics include leather upholstery which can react by drying up and emitting bad odours. Therefore, although our first instinct may be to pour more water when cleaning and apply more detergents, these concepts can actually work against us when upholstery cleaning….

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Upholstery Trends

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The latest upholstery trends.                                  Last week, Zen Carpet Cleaning provided you with a list of the latest rug and carpet trends. However, we know that your upholstery is just as important. A chair or a couch is not only essential to most rooms in the house, they’re also a reflection of a home’s character and overall ambiance. Interior decorating can be hard. Making final decisions about how you want your home decorated is not an easy task, especially if you don’t have a good…

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Rug and Carpet Trends

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The latest rug and carpet trends.                    Rugs and carpets make our homes look warm, cozy, and inviting.  Often times they complete a room. They can make a space pop with colour, or help to highlight other pieces of furniture. At Zen Carpet Cleaning, we love our rugs and carpets. In fact, it’d be hard to picture a space without them! If you’re looking to add a new rug or carpet to your home, this is the guide for you. Zen Carpet Cleaning has assembled a list of rug and carpet trends,…

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Types of fabric for your upholstery

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When we buy our furniture we not only look at the style and design, but also at the fabric that it is made out of. Good furniture is resistant and still looks good after being used, because it doesn’t only serve a decorative purpose, but a functional purpose as well. Therefore, when we buy our upholstery, we bare in mind looks, design, size, usability and last but not least for how long it can look at its best. This gets us to the fabric that your upholstery it made out of. Each type of fabric comes with pros and cons….

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