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Convertible sofa beds
Convertible sofa beds
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The first sofa sleepers were not the most comfortable places to sleep during the night. Their structure was made of metal bars and covered with a thin mattress which was more than unpleasant to sleep on. Nowadays, furniture manufacturers have imp ...

Conseto chairs, loveseats and couches
Conseto chairs, loveseats and couches
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Some types of sofas can be very easily converted into a beds. The armrests of a Conseto sofa are adjustable and only one tag is necessary for the armrest to become a headrest.  This sofa style has three different sizes and includes Conseto chairs ...

Eccentric sofas and couches
Eccentric sofas and couches
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To better understand which are the common features of traditional sofas and couches one should know what these word mean. The term “sofa” comes from the Arabic “suffah” which means a bench covered with pillows and blankets. On the other hand, the ...

Popular vinyl sofa colors
Popular vinyl sofa colors
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A sofa is the most important piece of furniture in a house because it provides both comfort and a nice aspect. A new trend in the architectural house design is represented by the vinyl sofas. Besides the fact that they are cheaper than leather so ...

High back modern and traditional sofa styles
High back modern and traditional sofa styles
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High back sofas have become very popular during the last few years because they create a maximum level of comfort. Although there are various types of sofas in almost any furniture store, they usually have a low or a medium back that doesn’t prov ...

Furniture during Baroque period
Furniture during Baroque period
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Baroque furniture is characterized by French, English and Italian influences and details. It has an elegant and dazzling style, decorated with refined ornaments. If you want to integrate a piece of Baroque furniture into your modern house you hav ...

The age of style - Victorian sofas
The age of style - Victorian sofas
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During the Victorian Age (1837-1901) the art of creating different styles of furniture was on the crest. Neoclassic, Jacobean revival, Gothic, Renaissance and Rocco furniture belong to this period. Gothic revival style The Medieval Gothic a ...

Popular home styles of the 1930s
Popular home styles of the 1930s
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The beginning of the 20th century represented an important change in the architectural construction of houses in the U.S.A.This happened because a large number of foreign people established in America. The Victorian and Edwardian architectures ha ...

Queen Anne architectural style sofas
Queen Anne architectural style sofas
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The name of this style comes from Queen Anne Stuart who reigned in the 18th century in England. Queen Anne sofas are very sophisticated pieces of furniture characterized by refinement and splendor. Cabriole style  During the 18th century, C ...

Classic leather sofas
Classic leather sofas
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Leather sofas were used for the first time in Egypt and Arabia. During the crusades, the European people discovered that the leather couches were more comfortable than their ancestors. During time leather sofas became affordable to everyone not o ...