Expect to pay $100 to $300 for a significant repair - the national average is $150. Contact no less than three pros to get a good idea of the price points near you.
Budget between $300 and $900 for restoring one piece of furniture. People do pay more than this amount for a single piece restoration however.
Yes - consider calling three local companies, but this should cost between $40 to $70.
The average cost of reupholstering is $700 to $1,200. Again, contact at least three services near you to gauge prices.
Some people pay up to $5,000 to get a sofa set reupholstered instead of buying a whole new, modern sofa set.
The standard sofa can use 16 yards of new fabric. The average cost per yard is $40 for standard materials. Designer materials cost around $70 per yard which high-end fabrics can cost $200 per yard. The cost of stuffing the sofa and cushions id separate. The total material that is used is dependent on the size and design of the furniture.
Yes - the average cost of labor ranges from $25 to $100 per hour depending on how much work and details needed for the refurbishing. Some contractors can charge $150 per hour for antique pieces and complicated designs.
This is a skilled trade - the cost varies from one contractor to another. It is advisable to get at least three quotations and compare the total cost. You can find a company near you that does refurbishing too.
These averages can act as a guideline for furniture repairs. It is well known that older furniture is sturdy and lasts longer. Finding a good contractor is a good way to bring back life to your worn-out furniture.