Over The Sofa Coffee Table - Two selections you're planning to have to make about which particular settee you find yourself buying are, what size of sofa you need and what stuff and colour you need the couch covered in. Most likely the kind of stuff covering and the colour you have are the largest and frequently the hardest choices to produce. But hold on that there is another serious consideration to making!
How durable does your couch need to be? Can it be likely to get grubby from food, pets, kids and beverage spills? If you are going for a light, plain colour then that is unquestionably a factor. Some materials are also quite fine and certainly will wear thin in high contact areas such as the arms. Hence the primary pick actually is 'given' or 'loose' covers.
You will find benefits to both choices and some limits as well. Fixed Covers; with this type of cover the fabric of the couch is fixed to the frame and is not designed to be removed as their name suggests. Sometimes the cushions with these couches will have covers that can be removed but you need to check how they can be cleaned, commonly they'll be 'dry clean' only. There's generally advice provided with the couch concerning the care of the fabric read it.
The advantage yet of the fixed cover couch is of course leathers and that there's usually a much larger selection of fabrics accessible from soft velvet kind materials to hard wearing man. As it follows the contours of the frame and cushion formation the fixed cover also lends itself to more shapely designs.