Our client in Fairfax, Virginia asked us to upholster children’s rocking chairs.  The fabric is soft and beautiful and the workmanship is excellent.

Rocking chair upholstery services

McKenney Interiors specializes in:

Upholstery for Antiques
Upholstery for Contemporary Furniture
Upholstered Walls
Upholstery Services for Restaurants
Upholstery Services for Hotels
Commercial upholstery
Cushion services

Benefits of Upholstering a Rocking Chair

Upholstering a rocking chair can provide several benefits, both in terms of aesthetics and functionality. Here are some advantages of upholstering a rocking chair:

  1. Enhanced Comfort:
    • Adding upholstery to a rocking chair can significantly improve comfort. Padded seats and backrests provide a soft and cushioned surface, making extended periods of sitting more enjoyable.
  2. Personalization and Style:
    • Upholstering allows you to personalize the rocking chair to match your style and interior decor. You can choose fabrics, colors, and patterns that complement the overall design of the room.
  3. Preservation of the Chair:
    • If you have an older rocking chair with a solid structure but worn-out or outdated fabric, upholstery can breathe new life into the piece. This allows you to preserve the chair’s original frame and craftsmanship.
  4. Durability and Protection:
    • Upholstering can add a protective layer to the rocking chair, preventing wear and tear on the exposed wood or metal. This can be particularly beneficial in households with children or pets.
  5. Easy Maintenance:
    • Upholstered rocking chairs are often easier to clean and maintain than chairs with bare wood or metal surfaces. Stains and spills can be addressed more effectively on fabric, and removable cushion covers can be washed or replaced.
  6. Noise Reduction:
    • Some rocking chairs can produce creaking or noise when in use. Upholstering can help dampen these sounds, creating a quieter and more relaxing rocking experience.
  7. Temperature Regulation:
    • Upholstered rocking chairs can be more comfortable in various weather conditions. Fabric provides insulation, making the chair cozier in cooler weather and avoiding the discomfort of sitting on cold or hot surfaces.
  8. Improved Ergonomics:
    • Well-designed upholstery can enhance the ergonomics of the rocking chair, providing better support for your back, neck, and arms. This can be especially beneficial for those who use the chair for extended periods.
  9. Adaptation to Changing Styles:
    • Styles and trends change over time. Upholstering allows you to update the appearance of your rocking chair to align with current design preferences without investing in a new piece of furniture.
  10. Value Retention:
    • If you have a high-quality rocking chair with a sturdy frame, upholstering can help maintain or even increase its resale value. It becomes an investment in preserving a valuable and functional piece of furniture.

Before upholstering a rocking chair, it’s essential to assess the condition of the chair’s frame and structure. Ensure that the frame is solid and in good shape before investing in upholstery. Consulting with a professional upholsterer can provide insights into fabric choices, design options, and the overall feasibility of the project.

Call us today at 703-938-0611 or visit our Vienna showroom. We reupholster all furniture whether it is antique or modern. We take great pride in our work and provide quality workmanship.

Visit McKenney Interiors

Visit McKenney Interior showroom today for a wide variety of fabrics. Our showroom is at 320 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA 22180

McKenney Interiors is your primary source for upholstery. Based in Vienna, Virginia we are known and respected for quality upholstery service. We are a family owned and operated business and have been providing upholstery services to residential and commercial customers since 1960. We provide upholstery services to commercial and residential clients. Our commercial clients include restaurants, bars, hotels, gyms and more.

McKenney Interiors prides themselves on high quality workmanship. We provide upholstery services throughout Northern Virginia. Our reputation is based on our ability to produce a quality product with the upmost attention to details in a timely workmanlike manner.

Specialty: Antique restorations, upholster furniture, cushion replacement, wall upholstery. Re-upholster sofas, chairs, cushions, headboards, ottoman, outdoor furniture, upholster furniture for restaurants, hotel, schools, offices, and more.

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Visit McKenny Interiors for a upholstery shop near you. We have clients throughout Washington, D.C. Metro area including Northern Virginia: Arlington, Ashburn, Chantilly, Herndon, Reston, Oakton, McLean, Fairfax, Vienna and more.