Skip to content
Use code swatches10 for 10 free samples
Use code swatches10 for 10 free samples

Gotcha Covered

RSS
  • Best Fabric for Outdoor Curtains
    March 27, 2020

    What is the Best Fabric for Outdoor Curtains

    The best fabric for outdoor curtains is Olefin Fabric. Olefin, also known as polypropylene, is a solution or pigment dyed fiber that’s easy to clean, inherently UV resistant, and won’t break your bank when shopping for outdoor fabric. There are...

    Read now
  • What is upholstery?
    January 29, 2020

    What is upholstery?

    What does upholstery mean ? Upholstery is the act of building furniture from scratch or recovering, replacing, or rebuilding used furniture to an original or altered state. Upholstery is performed by a furniture builder known as an upholsterer. These trade skill...

    Read now
  • When is the best time to buy furniture?
    January 22, 2020

    When is the best time to buy furniture?

    If you’re in the market for that perfect sectional or sofa, January and July are the best time to buy furniture. Sofas are typically on sale in January ranging from 30-70% off. You can find a perfect performance fabric sofa...

    Read now
  • What is Polypropylene Fabric
    January 20, 2020

    What is Polypropylene Fabric?

    Polypropylene Fabric is a modern textile used for upholstery, industrial, and manufacturing applications. It’s soft, lightfast, and easy to clean because polypropylene has no active dye sites. It’s also super strong and can be cleaned with bleach; even with dark...

    Read now
  • REVOLUTION | HISTORIC JULIAN PRICE SHOWHOUSE
    November 26, 2019

    REVOLUTION | HISTORIC JULIAN PRICE SHOWHOUSE

    Last month, a historic home in Greensboro received a HUGE makeover and Revolution was a part of it! The Julian Price House, also known as The Hillside House, is located just outside of downtown Greensboro, North Carolina. The home was...

    Read now
  • Fabric Word Search
    October 23, 2019

    Fabric Word Search

    Every now and then we like to create some fun word puzzles to change up the blog. Let us know if you cant print this picture and we will send you a PDF. Email revolution@stikp.com to receive a PDF version!...

    Read now
  • Types of Upholstery Fabric
    October 17, 2019

    Types of Upholstery Fabric

    The different types of upholstery fabric include cotton, linen, wool, leather, acetate, hemp, silk, polyester, polypropylene, acrylic, rayon, and nylon. Upholstery fabric can be constructed from one type of yarn or a blend of yarns. Choosing the correct upholstery fabric will...

    Read now
  • How to get gum off furniture
    October 16, 2019

    How to get gum off furniture

    The best way to get gum off furniture is to wrap an ice cube in a clean paper towel. Hold the ice cube against the gum for about 20-30 seconds to freeze it solid. Lightly pry the frozen gum off the sofa with a butter knife or...

    Read now
  • How to find an Interior Decorator
    September 13, 2019

    How to find an Interior Decorator

      When it comes to designing the inside of your home, having an interior decorator spruce up the space can be an amazing option if you are looking to get professional look and feel. What’s the best way to find...

    Read now