3 Things You Must Avoid To Keep Your Sofa In Good Shape


Most of the time, we tend to forget to take care of our sofa which actually compromises the condition of it. By not taking good care of it, the primary consequences that our sofa is will experience are immediate deterioration and breakdown.

This usually happens on leather sofas in which the leather tends to get crispy that leads to the accumulation of cracks. However, fabric types of sofas are also prone to deterioration in the form of holes on the linen which eventually damages the foam because it is thoroughly exposed to moisture and heat that makes it brittle.

Here are three great tips that you can apply immediately to ensure that your sofa is in excellent shape every time you use it.

  • Avoid your sofa to have contact with liquids. Simply because liquids weaken the interior as well as the surface of the sofa. Fabric sofas are the ones that are most affected when they are exposed to liquids because their outer surface absorbs liquid, unlike the leather sofas that do not absorb liquids on its surface.
  • Do not put pointed objects on your sofa. This is one of the primary reasons why sofas get damaged because those pointed objects are punctured on the surface of the sofas which damages it.
  • Do not put hot objects on the surface of your leather sofa. Hot objects tend to weaken the leatherette cover of your sofa which makes it prone to breaking down. Laptops and mugs are two of the most common objects that are placed at the top of the sofa.

Although if you have the extra budget you can canvass how much will it cost for your sofa to be restored. There are lots of furniture stores in Singapore that offers low cost in restoring your furniture you just have to choose among them.

Keep these three tips in your mind if you want your sofa to look great and to last longer!