10 Furniture Upholstery Stores in San Diego

DIY projects around the house can be fun, educational, and rewarding. However, there are some projects, like refinishing heirloom furniture or restoring your favorite armchair that you want to leave to the professionals.  Give your home a fresh look without throwing out furniture by having your furniture professionally re-upholstered or restored. This prevents furniture from going to landfill, protecting our environment, and saving you money in the long run.

Vendome Cherry Dining Arm Chair
Vendome Cherry Dining Arm Chair

San Diego is full of talented craftspeople, offering a myriad of skills to restore your furniture to their original beauty and create new pieces for your home. As part of the San Diego community, Fine Furniture San Diego has put together this list of the best furniture upholstery shops in San Diego to help you find the shop that fits your needs.

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Are High End Appliances Worth the Money? Here’s How to Know

There are so many ways to upgrade and update your home, from paint to new furniture, but fancy appliances are on the top of many wish lists. The question is, are high end appliances actually worth the high end price tag? At Fine Furniture San Diego, we’re all about saving customers money with  high-quality, beautiful home furniture at amazing prices. Use this guide to help you decide where you want to splurge and where you want to save on your next appliance purchases. 

In most cases, what you’re paying for with high end appliances is three-fold. First, you’re paying for extra features. These additional features can be make a difference depending on your needs and how you use your appliances. Secondly, you’re paying for appearance and design. The higher the price-tag, the sleeker appliances tend to be. High end appliances are designed to seamlessly blend in with your home décor. The last thing you’re really paying for with high end appliances, is usually longer warranties. If you have to replace your washer three times in the same amount of time that you would have kept one high end washer, it would be less expensive in the long run to buy the pricier model. Service calls, part replacements, and repairs can add up quickly, so be sure to research what kind of warranties are offered on the appliances you’re looking at. 

High End Features of Home Appliances

Refrigerators

Counter Depth Refrigerator
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The Five Most Popular Beds Right Now

When shopping for a new bed, there are three important factors: style, quality, and cost.

 At FineFurnitureSanDiego.com, each of our furniture pieces is carefully vetted to fit these factors. We keep our prices affordable, while always offering the very best in quality and style. The bed is the central piece in your bedroom, so choosing a bed that fits your needs and personal style is key. We’ve put together this list of our current top-selling beds to give your bedroom an instant chic makeover.

1)Elkton Platform Bed

The Elkton collection is inspired by nature, to give your home a cozy, cabin feel with vintage oak finished panels. Built-in shelves in the headboard are perfect for storing your bedtime read, while drawers in the footboard house an extra blanket or two for chillier San Diego nights. The transitional style easily complements your current furniture, while accentuating contemporary rustic style.  The Elkton is available in Queen through California King. Complete your cozy bedroom with matching nightstands or dresser and chest.

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San Diego Outdoor Design Trends

San Diego’s beauty is best enjoyed outdoors. There is gorgeous weather, year-round, great beaches, family friendly activities, and inspiring views everywhere you look.  At finefurnituresandiego.com, we want to help you make the most of your space, inside and out. Use our guide to find inspiration in some of today’s hottest outdoor design trends for your garden, backyard or patio.

Chiari Aluminum Outdoor Patio Dining Table Set

Chiari Aluminum Outdoor Patio Dining Table Set


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Top Resources for San Diego Real Estate Trends

The beautiful city of San Diego is home to roughly 1.5 million people and continues to grow economically each year. With this growth comes changes in the Real Estate market. Whether you are looking to invest in property or are simply curious, following San Diego Real Estate trends can help you know when is a good time to buy, sell, and when to wait.

San Diego Bay

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As a local San Diego company, Finefurnituresandiego.com takes pride in carrying beautiful home furnishings at affordable prices for our customers.  We make it easy to shop and search for all the pieces you need for your home or rental property. We’ve gathered some of the best resources to help you in your real estate journey in San Diego.
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5 Reasons You May Not Want to Buy Used Furniture

We’re all trying to save a bit of money, especially when it comes to home renovation and décor. When looking to buy new furniture for your home, what’s most important to you? There are a lot of factors, including price, which is why many people look to used furniture. Buying used furniture has its appeal, but there are also some drawbacks. Here are five reasons you may NOT want to buy used furniture for your home.

Dark Brown Sofa Bed by Coaster Furniture

Dark Brown Sofa Bed by Coaster Furniture

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5 Best Places to Rent Furniture in San Diego

Furniture is an integral part of your home. You use it to sleep, eat, and socialize. For good reason, we pay attention to the quality of furniture we bring into our homes. When shopping for furniture, have you ever considered renting? Renting furniture allows you to have that high quality, stylish furniture for an allotted amount of time.

Nova Coffee Table with Twisting Legs

The Nova Coffee Table

Rather than pay the upfront costs of main pieces, like dining tables or a sectional sofa, renting allows you try out a piece before you commit to it. Weighing your options as a renter is one way to ease financial burden or ease the transitional period with moves.  Use our guide to help find a furniture rental company in San Diego that’s right for you.

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5 Best Places to Donate Furniture in San Diego 

When it’s time to redecorate, what are you supposed to do with that sofa you love but no longer fits your aesthetic? If your furniture is still in great condition, consider donating it to a charitable nonprofit you love. When you donate your furniture, you are preventing it from ending up in a landfill and  someone else gets to enjoy that table you first picked out because you liked the rustic style.

Arabella Dark Gray Sectional Sofa

Arabella Dark Gray Sectional Sofa

Donating your pre-loved pieces is furniture recycling in the most fundamental and joyful way. Most nonprofit organizations use donated furniture to support programs that assist members of our community in need. By extension, you are also helping your neighbors when you donate. Many furniture donations are tax deductible as well!

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The Slaystation Collection by Impressions

Slaystation vanities are specially designed to provide elegant storage and plenty of work space to perfect your look. Slaystation vanities feature a unique clear glass top that let’s you see all of your makeup while you’re getting ready. From tables and tabletops to vanity mirrors, here’s a round up of our favorites out of the Slaystation collection by Impressions.

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Turn your everyday makeup routine into makeup playtime by having all of your favorites accessible. Explore Slaystation’s special features, unique contemporary designs, and incredible quality to find your Slaystation.

 

Impressions Slaystation Pro Premium Mirrored Table and Glow Pro Vanity Mirror Bundle

Impressions Slaystation Pro Premium Mirrored Table and Glow Pro Vanity Mirror Bundle

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San Diego Home Remodeling Companies

Choosing a reputable company to remodel your home is a major decision and with that, finding a reliable and trusted company with a proven track-record is a very important step that you want to be sure of.

As a local San Diego company, we at FineFurnitureSanDiego.com have decided to provide tips for customers that are searching for a good home remodeling company in the area. First we’ll start with 5 tips on what to look for and then list out 5 well-known remodeling companies serving San Diego county.

The Alessandra Silky Sofa

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