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Refurbish Old Furniture with Couch Slip Covers

March 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Furnishings, Living Room

Modern Luxury Sofa SetCouch slip covers offer many advantages, not the least being able to change the décor of the room in a jiffy. In their more functional aspects, couch slipcovers are used to protect your sofas and couches from everyday wear and tear and the inevitable spills which are normal in any household. This is especially true in households with kids for however much care you may take of your couch furniture, some damage is likely to happen at one point.

Sofa and couch slipcovers are a boon for such households as all you have to do is take off the soiled cover and replace it with a new one. If your furniture is wooden, all the more reason for you to utilize couch slip covers as then the furniture and upholstery will be saved from scratches or spilt drinks or food.

Sometimes, couches start smelling a bit weird because they haven’t been cleaned in a long time or the upholstery starts looking dirty. Couch upholstery needs either professional cleaning or you have to hire the equipment and do it yourself.

With couch slip covers you don’t have to worry about regular cleaning as all you have to do is to remove off the slip covers and put them in the washing machine. Or perhaps your spouse has a favorite sofa which has started looking threadbare and worn-out but he won’t part with it and reupholstering it is actually a waste of money; sofa slipcovers are a good solution as you can camouflage the sofa with a new slip and it will look as good as new.

Co-coordinating mismatched couch furniture becomes simpler if you just put matching slip covers on them. Mismatched furniture may be a result of bad buys or maybe you have moved to a new apartment and your current furniture does not match the color scheme.

Buying new furniture or reupholstering the old one or changing the color scheme would become too expensive and time-consuming; slip covers in coordinating colors would solve the problem and in fact, this is especially useful for people in transferable jobs.

Another great reason for using couch slip covers is to camouflage second-hand furniture. If you have bought used furniture the best way to revamp it without breaking your bank balance is by putting on fresh slip covers. Or, if you have simply got tired of a particular pattern or color, just change the slip cover to suit your current taste; the patterns can be chosen to reflect the season or your mood.

Couch slip covers are a great way of refurbishing furniture whether old or new without going to huge expenses and are one of the simplest ways to give a fresh look to the room.

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