Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Upholstery foam. Get inspired and try out new things.
Upholstery foam can be found in several densities, sizes, and thicknesses from 1 inch to 6 inches. You can also get bolster foam and wedge foam.
Buying traditional upholstery foam new is super expensive, so I researched and found four different secrets to finding cheap upholstery foam!
Demarcus Williams saved to Quick Saves
Here's a simple, back-to-basics tutorial on how to properly cut upholstery foam, using a tool you already own. No special equipment required!
Eileen Shapiro saved to Upholstery diy
New York City design-and-build professional Matthew Haly offers tips to anyone considering having furniture reupholstered.
Vicki Maiorano saved to upholstery
I recently added a brag post to Ana White's Website and I made me realize that I need to share my upholstery foam secret. When I was building my upholstered benches for the boutique I knew I wanted thick, dense foam for the cousions. The problem with that is I was going to resell the benches so I really needed to keep my costs down so I could make a profit. All of a sudden a light bulb clicked on in my head. Crib mattresses! I happened to have two, all-foam, sealed in the plastic crib…
Jill Morris saved to Kid’s Room
So, here is our somewhat overdue post on Upholstery Class 5. It’s a long one! For those of you who love the details, get a cup of coffee or a glass of wine and hopefully you’ll be abl…
Dorothy Biggs saved to baby sewing ideas
Learn about high density foam, where to by cheap upholstery foam, what types of foam thickness there are, etc. #foampadding #upholsteryfoam
Ginny Misner saved to DIY ideas
I don't exactly have $$ to buy the couch of my dreams, but lucky for me, my husband and I were able to reupholster this beauty. We found a living room set that included a large sofa, love seat, chair and a half, and an ottoman for $50. Engineer hubby and I totally transformed the sofa AND an ottoman for $200 (ottoman will be coming soon). We are going to go through the steps of stripping the fabric off of the couch and reupholstering the couch. I promise you this is the same exact couch…
Susan Campbell saved to Home
With foam, the ability to make the right purchase decision is greatly based on your ability to compare one product to another. A foam material’s density is one of the best ways to do this, but knowing a single product’s density while not knowing how that value measures up to other foam types is like being given a boat in the middle of the desert. Sure, now you have a boat, but how are you supposed to use it? For … Continue reading Foam Density Range: Understanding and Applying Values
Sheryl Bell saved to redoing furniture
how to cut and wrap foam for upholstery from charlebois fabrics Maybe I'll redo my couch cushions!?
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