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Jun05

How to Reupholster Furniture How to Reupholster Furniture

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If you have furniture with a good structure but fabric that doesn't quite hit the mark, you don't have to give up on it completely. Furniture can be easily updated with fresh upholstery – and you can do it yourself at home.

Apr18

Choosing a Material for Modern Tables and Countertops Choosing a Material for Modern Tables and Countertops

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When choosing a material for a modern table or countertop, it can be overwhelming when faced with so many options. Marble, granite, wood, stainless steel, glass, quartz are just some of the options available – each with their own pros and cons.

Dec12

How to Care for Wool Furniture How to Care for Wool Furniture

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Wool furniture is one of the best looking and hard-wearing materials for long term use. Choosing wool as your upholstery material for modern furniture comes with a lot of benefits - it is breathable, it repels moisture, it is resistant to mildew and mold, and it is wrinkle-resistant. Many people choose wool for their modern furniture because of these properties.

Oct07

Decorating and Furnishing Small Spaces

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While condominiums and apartments have always often been on the smaller side, the trend of small homes has exploded in recent years. This new phenomenon is taking root around the globe as millenials begin to purchase homes and properties.

Aug10

How to Shop for Modern Furniture Online

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Online shopping has become the best way to make purchases. Costs are often lower online than in store because the company's overhead is lower. There are more discounts and sales available and often more stock and options.

Aug10

How to Keep Leather Modern Furniture Looking New

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Leather furniture is an investment. When taken care of properly, it can last for fifteen to twenty years. Unfortunately, because leather is skin, it is also prone to drying, cracking, staining, warping, and fading. Leather is porous and must be allowed to breathe, but also must be kept clean regularly to prevent dirt from building up and damaging the material.

Jul21

Furniture Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

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Buying your first home is an exciting experience. You get to decorate a brand new space that's entirely yours. You come up with the design ideas and budget. You make the furniture choices, style options, and purchase decisions. You can make your first home anything you want.

Jul21

The Differences between Traditional and Contemporary Furniture

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-they don't usually work well together.
Feb16

Leatherette vs. Leather: What’s the Difference? Leatherette vs. Leather: What’s the Difference?

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When choosing a material for your modern furniture, there are many things to consider. Durability, ease of cleaning, colour, and environmental concerns can all play a part in deciding what type of material to use.

Feb16

Caring for Furniture: Wood, Fabric, and Metal Caring for Furniture: Wood, Fabric, and Metal

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High quality furniture is an investment for the future. You want to be able to enjoy your furniture pieces for years to come. To do this, you have to ensure you’re caring for it properly. Whether made of wood, metal, or fabric, there are some easy tips you can keep in mind to keep your modern furniture looking like new.

Jan28

Following the Design and Color Trends at IDS Toronto 2017* Following the Design and Color Trends at IDS Toronto 2017*

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The Interior Design Show 2017 (IDS) was definitely a great way to kick-off the new year with so many unique booths, showcasing their latest and greatest products! IDS took place in Toronto, ON Canada between January 19-22 at the Metro Convention Centre. Although we were not an exhibitor this year, we still had a blast walking the show and interacting with multiple designers and suppliers. Take a look at some of the color and design trends at IDS this year!

Jan12

Different Types of Wood for Furniture Manufacturing Different Types of Wood for Furniture Manufacturing

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The material used to make furniture is key for ensuring it fits in your decor, but more importantly, is long lasting. Metal or wood furniture will often be more durable than plastic, for example. Wood furniture is the most traditional material used for furniture, however, with modern designs, wood furniture has become popular again due to its durability and long-lasting quality.
Jun10

Creating an Industrial Design with Modern Furniture Creating an Industrial Design with Modern Furniture

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Industrial design has become increasingly popular over the past decade. Many houses, condominiums, lofts, and restaurants are focusing on this theme.
An industrial design should evoke feelings of the 1800s or early 1900s industry, like being in a factory or warehouse.
Mar04

COMMERCIAL AND RETAIL FURNITURE APPLICATIONS COMMERCIAL AND RETAIL FURNITURE APPLICATIONS

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SohoConcept is synonymous with modern, elegant and well-crafted pieces of furniture that enhance any room or living and commercial space in your life. Our commitment to timeless design and fine craftsmanship means that we only create pieces for you that will stand the test of time.
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