Drapes vs Curtains – What’s The Best Choice For Your Home?

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Drapes vs curtains? Which choice will provide your home with the best option? The answer depends on several factors, including what you want the window coverings to do for your home. Discover how these window treatments each create a distinctive look for your space and which may be best for you.   What Is The…

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How To Estimate Fabric Yardage For Upholstery

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Having a sofa or chair reupholstered is a great way of breathing new life into old furniture. This project is, however, much more complicated than it appears. Knowing how to estimate fabric yardage for upholstery takes specialized knowledge, so it is generally best to leave this project to the professionals. If you want to try…

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What Is Sunbrella Fabric and Why You Should Be Using It!


Whether you are upholstering indoor or outdoor furniture, replacing a canopy, or working on any other project involving fabric, the right material matters. You need a fabric that is appropriate for the job and will last for several years. At Bob’s Upholstery and Decorating Center, we strongly recommend Sunbrella fabric to our customers.  Backed by…

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Awning and Canopy Replacement

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With awning and canopy replacement, you can breathe new life into any window, door, or patio with new fabric rather than needing to replace the entire canopy. If you have a damaged canopy and are looking for an affordable and effective solution, Bob’s Upholstery and Decorating Center is here to help. We offer a wide…

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Why High Performance Fabrics Are in High Demand

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Want to know why high-performance fabrics are in such high demand?  Technology is everywhere these days. You might not realize it, but it’s even in the materials that cover your furniture. As times and people have changed, furniture has faced new challenges. One of the big challenges has been how to get the most life…

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Buffalo Check Fabric, a Home Decor Style That’s Here to Stay

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You would probably recognize it even if you don’t know its name—buffalo check, after all, dates back more than 160 years. And that’s just in the United States! But what is buffalo check fabric? What is it about this iconic pattern that has stood the test of time? And how can you best integrate it…

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How to Choose the Best Outdoor Cushion Fabric

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Summertime means pool parties, backyard barbecues, and family get-togethers. If your patio furniture is looking a little worn out, you may be in the market for some new cushions and pillows. The possibilities are endless—so where do you start? Here are our tips for choosing the best outdoor cushion fabric for your needs.   Weather…

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How to choose the best upholstery fabric for sofas


When it comes to deciding on the best upholstery fabric for sofas there is no one size fits all and with so many choices it can be a downright overwhelming task for some.  If you make the wrong choice it can be costly and make for an uncomfortable feeling every time you enter the room…

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Best Fabric For Curtains: 5 Factors You Need To Consider

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Choosing a curtain fabric for your living room or bedroom doesn’t have to be a difficult choice, in fact, the entire process can be fun and easy.  Here are 5 things to consider to help you choose the best fabric for curtains.   1. How To Choose Best Fabric For Curtains   Start by going…

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Sunbrella Fabrics: 5 Easy Ways To Bring Inside Decor Outside!

Sunbrella fabrics

Did you know that using Sunbrella fabrics with a pop of color can make your outside just as comfortable as the inside? Here are 5 outdoor home decor ideas that will transform your outdoor patio or sunroom into a paradise.   Sunbrella Fabrics – Choose the right outdoor fabric.    One of the things you’ll…

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