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What is new in upholstery?

If you’re looking to give your interior an instant face-lift and make more ‘a la mode’ then upholstery is the answer. Whether you’re planning a major refurbishment or just want to inject some of the current trends in interior design, Natalie Norman of Inspire Upholstery forecasts that textiles are the way to go. Read the […]

Healthcare upholstery

In waiting rooms at hospitals, GP surgeries, dentists and clinics seating can become worn, unhygienic and dirty very fast. Replacing worn-out furniture costs a lot of money, money that could be better spent on treating patients. This is why more and more of these establishments now re-upholster rather than replace. Commercial upholstery can save your […]

Upholstery on Facebook

did you know that RM Upholstery Edinburgh now has a Facebook page? Our Facebook page has a lot of examples of our upholstery work. There are also many reviews from people in Edinburgh, Fife and Midlothian who have first hand experience of our upholstery service. Please find our site at https://www.facebook.com/richarduph/ We would much appreciated […]

More Facebook reviews

Ladies and gents, our Facebook page is getting quite busy! Come and visit us to see more videos and pictures of our latest upholstery work. Here are a few more reviews that some of our happy customers recently posted: “Very pleased with RM upholstery wouldn’t consider anywhere else honest and reliable saved me the cost […]

History of Upholstery

Upholder is an old, archaic term used for “upholsterer”, but rather than creating new upholstered pieces from scratch, it appears to refer to repairing furniture. In 18th-century London, upholders very often served as interior decorators, who were responsible for all aspects of a room’s decor. These people were members of the Worshipful Company of Upholders, […]