With hundreds of these high performance fabrics available today you can decorate—and live—just the way you want, indoors or out. These high performance fabrics that used to be stiff as a board now come with a softer hand—you’ll find chenilles, velvets, jacquards, damasks & relaxed twill textures—even sheers. And with collections from Weatherwize® & Sunbrella®, you never have to compromise on style.
Acrylic wovens are about twice as fade resistant as printed acrylics or polyester prints. In solution-dyed acrylics, the dye penetrates the entire fiber, rather than sitting on the surface. (think of it like a carrot – the color is consistent throughout versus an apple.) Sunbrella® solids, stripes & jacquards have the most color fastness of all.
Know primarily as outdoor fabrics they’re ideal for use indoors as well – especially inside near sunny windows, & in steamy bathrooms for shades & upholstery. As Sunbrella upholstery fabric is water repellent, bleach cleanable, yet have an incredibly soft touch, they provide an excellent solution for families with young children, pets or area’s with spilly friends. They’re truly designed for every room you live in.
Of course you can dress up an outdoor entertaining space with bright stripes. Reupholster dining room chairs in elegant fabrics. Create table-skirts that resist a spilled cup of coffee. Live in style—and don’t worry about the furniture.
As most of these fabrics have a stain-repellent finish to make them easy care. Stains can usually be removed with mild soap & water. A mild bleach solution can be used on acrylic fabrics to remove stubborn stains. For more detailed cleaning instruction download our stain guide.
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Things are a bit unknown right now, but with all the extra time at home, there’s no better time than now to transform your indoor or outdoor spaces. Our team here at Universal Blinds is ready to help you enjoy your home space even more. Contact us today for your FREE consultation.