Choosing a sofa for comfort home looks easy, but is actually quite difficult. This is because there are so many choices of types, models, and colors of sofas on the market. Before you buy a sofa, there are several things to ask, such as a modern or classic sofa and a high or low back sofa? However, of all these questions, there are more important things in choosing a sofa, it is the material used. Is it a leather sofa or a fabric sofa?
Fabric sofas come in a wide variety of materials, depending on the fabric itself and the sofa support system, like the cushions and frame. Overall, however, fabric sofas tend to be more comfortable than leather sofas for a number of reasons. Fabrics tend to be softer and warmer than leather. Like car seats, leather sofas feel hot and sticky in the summer and cold in the winter. While, the disadvantages of fabric sofa is easier to damage than leather sofas and more difficult to maintain their shape for years.
Fabric sofas are often to wear and tear, depending on their quality. High-quality fabrics (such as high-quality leather) are more resistant to damage. Most fabric sofas are stain-resistant and easy to clean with a special product or hand-held steam cleaner. Plus, fabric sofas don’t scratch like leather, so they’re resilient to scratched by pets and children’s hands than leather sofas.
While leather sofas can come in a variety of colors, fabric sofas able to presents all patterns, textures, and colors. Fabric sofas offer a much better chance to combined with existing décor and getting new look. In terms of cost, quality fabric sofas have a high price, but leather sofas also have expensive price.
The allergens often prefer leather sofas because they don’t harbor dust mites, pet dander, and other allergens as easily as fabric sofas.
Leather sofas can give a certain elegance to a room that difficult to obtain by fabric sofas. If you like a contemporary or modern look, leather sofas get slimmer and more luxurious than most fabric sofas.
Leather sofas are very easy to clean and usually require to clean a few times a year, while fabric sofas need to be cleaned regularly. Leather sofas are durable and can last for decades if cared for properly. However, while not requiring constant care, leather sofas should be treated consistently to prevent cracking and breaking.