The New Year’s Resolution: Caring for your cushions

The New Year’s Resolution: Caring for your cushions


We’ve previously written about how to look after your cushions. We thought this would be a good time to share our New Years resolutions that will remind you that your cushions are crucial.

Why Cushion Care is Important

Let’s get straight to the point and declare that there are four wonderful reasons to look after cushions:

  • They’ll last longer, saving you money as well as from having to search for new ones
  • They will feel happier for longer
  • They will appear better longer.
  • They will last longer

How to Maintain Cushions

When not in use, keep them covered or inside. They won’t be damaged by ultraviolet light and they will also keep dirt, grime and mildew away from them. Clean them whenever they’re dirty or at least once per year Home Improvement prior to storage. Twice a year is preferred unless they are required to do it more often. Don’t allow objects that weigh a lot to be placed on your cushions for prolonged time. This can cause cushions to explode in a hurry. You can refer to our How to Maintain Outdoor Patio Cushions post.

The Purpose of Cushions

Cushions offer us the comfort that we would prefer not to live without. When we sit on the furniture, we want to feel comfortable and at ease so that we can relax while sitting, reading or relaxing. Cushions provide the flexibility and contouring needed for your body to adjust to the rigidity of a furniture frame. Without cushions sitting on a hard piece of furniture could be only short-term at most. You can make sure that your cushions last a long time by maintaining them.

The benefit of cushioning Cushions

Although comfort is their primary objective, there are a few advantages for cushions that a lot of people insist on. But, unless they’re strictly for decoration, then they aren’t. These are the side benefits:

  • They add style to furniture
  • They Provide Accent To Decor

The cushions’ fabric pattern, color and form provide balanced furniture. Your furniture will be complemented by the fabric’s color and pattern. Furniture will look beautiful and continue to add an accent to your decor through proper care.

It is possible to make your New Year’s resolution to take care of your cushions so they last for many years. Find out more about deep seat cushions and Wicker replacement cushions if you notice that your cushions are getting worn.