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The repair and reupholstering of old furniture

Vernon Martin Albers

The repair and reupholstering of old furniture

by Vernon Martin Albers

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Published by A. S. Barnes in South Brunswick [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture -- Repairing

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Vernon M. Albers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT199 .A5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 p.
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5681689M
    ISBN 100498069117
    LC Control Number69013029

    A professional furniture upholsterer can give your old furniture new life. But be prepared: quality reupholstering can be expensive, so you want to be sure your original furniture is solid, structurally sound or that the sentimental value is worth the investment. And of course you need an upholsterer with local reputation as solid as Grandma. As highly skilled craftsmen and artisans, Grimes Interiors specializes in furniture repair, restoration, and upholstery. We offer a variety of services at our Pittsburgh area shop, including a consignment showroom of furniture.

    JOANN's wide selection of upholstery supplies includes upholstery nails, glue, staplers and other supplies and tools for upholstering and repairing furniture. You may need to re-upholster your furniture if the upholstery is seriously damaged or if the furniture requires structural repair that would necessitate removal of existing upholstery. The average cost of reupholstering furniture is $, with small chairs costing as little as $ and large pieces like sofas costing as much as $ or more.

    Durham NC Repair Refinishing Bernard Mumford T+ Furniture Repair, Upholstery & Antique Restoration- Durham NC The craftsmen at Mumford Restoration restore your Durham, NC faded and damaged furniture, antiques, vintage collectibles and artwork into like new showpiece quality items you’ll love!/5(7). See the hand tools pro upholsterers use. Or buy at our upholstery tool kits page. Supplement your professional tools with these items which you may already have or can get at a hardware store: wire cutters for pulling out staples (an old dull pair is good because it won't cut the staples), a framer's square for getting straight cuts on fabric, a 45" or 60" ruler (most upholstery weight fabric.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Albers, Vernon Martin, Repair and reupholstering of old furniture. South Brunswick [N.J.] A.S.

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