Fabric selection is a dream come true for interior finishes.
As a consequence of using Upholstery Fabrics on a daily basis the real difference between fabrics becomes more apparent.
Every fabric has a resilience to wear and tear which can vary a great deal, In other words not all fabrics are the same even if they look alike.
A cheap copy of any fabric may be cost effective in the short term however is sure to fail prematurely costing more in the long term.
Stylefurn offer a massive range of quality local and international fabric products.
All our fabrics are individually specified to fit the purpose, as a result all functional requirements are met with long term endurance to wear.
Our range of specialised coated fabrics are suitable for many varied applications
From mining and industrial to hospitality, healthcare and other high demand applications our products are made to fit the purpose.
One test that helps decide suitability is the Martindale Rub Test.
This globally recognised test has been designed to simulate normal fabric wear and tear.
Fabric Use Guide- Domestic Use, Commercial Use
|Light Duty Domestic||10000-15000+ cycles|
|General Domestic, Light Commercial||15000-20000+ cycles|
|Heavy Domestic, Heavy Commercial||40000+ cycles|
When applied to commercial applications certain benchmark standards are required.
Some of these include Fire, Smoke and Flammability Testing.
– The ease of combustion index
– Spread of Flame Index
– Heat Evolved Index
– Smoke Developed Index
Certain applications require these benchmarks as standard.
Minesite Furniture, Oil platforms, Defence Furniture, Hospitals, Healthcare and similar high demand, high risk workplaces.
For assistance locating the best product for your needs contact us for a design consultation today.