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LIM'S UPHOLSTERY
Located in Beaverton, serving the greater Portland, OR area since 1986

Lim's Upholstery

Located in Beaverton, serving the greater Portland, OR area since 1986

Reasons to Use Natural Latex Foam in Furniture Reupholstery

Not all foams used for reupholstering furniture are created equal. The two types that manufacturers utilize most frequently are natural latex foam and chemically manufactured polyurethane foam. So most upholstery professionals prefer natural latex foam because it’s permeable and resilient. Latex foam is ideal when reupholstering furniture. Also, this material comes in varying degrees of softness and firmness. And you can mold it into any shape. About Natural Latex Foam Natural latex foam is an excellent, quality foam made from… Continue reading

How to Make Grandma’s Worn-out Old Wooden Chair Look New

It’s been sitting in that corner for years now, collecting dust. That’s grandma’s old chair. You see it every day, but you’re not sure what to do with it. At one time, the chair held a place of honor in the room. Now, it’s too old and worn out to take it out where guests can see. It’s probably not even safe to sit on anyway! You obviously can’t get rid of it, but what else can you do? There’s… Continue reading

Go Green at Home with Eco-Friendly Fabrics for Furniture

Go Green at Home with Eco-Friendly Fabrics for Furniture

Spring is a time of renewal and warmer weather. It’s the time of year where people clean up their home and their yard. Also, it is a fantastic time to take a look around your home. See what you would like to change and spruce up to get something new going in your dwelling. And updating your furnishings is a savvy place to start. Go green with eco-friendly fabrics for… Continue reading

How Covering a Headboard with Fabric Transforms Bedrooms

How Covering a Headboard with Fabric Transforms Bedrooms

Denim covered head board by Lim’sWhen it comes to decorating, many people have lofty goals but lack the time or the know-how to carry them out. Everyone wants their private spaces to look as good as possible. This includes the bedroom, which is the most intimate part of a home that reflects your personality and style. Headboard covers can change the mood in the room and add a unique flair. But… Continue reading

8 Reasons for Antique Furniture Restoration & Reupholstery

8 Reasons for Antique Furniture Restoration & Reupholstery

Everyone has a unique story regarding antique furniture. Perhaps you saw a table in an antique store and fell in love with it. Maybe you have a chair that passed down through your family for generations. Or you purchased a couch at a yard sale for an impressively low price. No matter how you came across your particular piece of furniture, you’re probably attached to it for one of any number… Continue reading

Office Furniture Restoration

If you’ve a small business of your own, you’ll want your office to look presentable. So your office furniture should look professional and not too old or beat up. Having an ugly or worn out furniture in the office can create a bad impression, but replacing the furniture would probably cost you a lot of money. Wouldn’t it be great if you could just have the office furniture restored? Restoring the office furniture will allow you to create a better… Continue reading

Furniture Restoration for Restaurants Improves Style and Business

The look and feel of a restaurant affects how many people walk through the door, tell their friends to visit, and, ultimately, whether the eatery succeeds or not. So when waiting benches, dining room chairs, and stools at the bar show signs of wear or are just out of style with customer expectations or the goal of the restaurant, it is time to consider furniture restoration for restaurants. Why Consider Restaurant Furniture Restoration Chairs, stools, and booths in a restaurant… Continue reading

The green choice for your old furniture: Repair instead of replacing to keep it out of the landfill

Over the past many years at Lim’s Upholstery, we have rescued tens of thousands of chairs, sofas, and other pieces of furniture from being chucked into the landfill. We believe that you need to think twice before throwing your old furniture away. Repair your old furniture pieces instead of replacing them in order to keep them out of the landfill. That doesn’t just save you money, it is also the right thing to do from an environmental point of view.… Continue reading

How Much Will A Leather Sofa Repair or Restoration Cost?

A favorite leather sofa can cost thousands of dollars, and is not something to put out on the curb if it gets a bit damaged or worn over time. Sofa repair or restoration is an option, but only if the process is cost-effective compared to replacing the piece of furniture entirely. Many factors go into the cost of leather sofa repair or restoration. Before you call a professional upholsterer, take an objective look at the couch and determine if it… Continue reading

How to Fix a Sagging Couch

When you flop down on your couch after a hard day’s work, you expect comfort and support for tired muscles. When the guys come over to watch the big game, they each expect their own spot to lounge comfortably. Over time, couch cushions and structural components can get worn or damaged, which results in a sagging couch. Now your after-work relaxation is hard and lumpy, and your buddies find themselves falling into each other because of the bow in the… Continue reading

Services

  • Antique to modern furniture restoring and recovering
  • Completely custom made furniture
  • Custom made window cornices
  • Custom pillows
  • Headboard covering
  • Teak chair canvas restringing
  • Wood refinishing
  • Foam replacement
  • Interior Design - Color selection and coordination
  • We offer Eco Friendly fabrics and foam products made from Corn and Soy.
  • We also carry 100% natural Latex Foam.
We also provide pick-up and delivery services for your convenience.