Fabric or Leather? What type of Lounge is Best for Durability?

A lounge is such an integral part of life at home, so if you’re in the market for a new one it’s important to spend some time weighing up your options. Basic considerations include your budget, lifestyle and comfort and aesthetic factors. 

It’s also worth remembering that the higher the quality of fabrication and the lengths to which you take care of it, the longer your lounge will last. But what is the best material for a lounge? Let’s take a look at the two most popular types – fabric and leather – and how they compare in terms of durability.

How To Prevent Damage To Your Leather Lounge

If you own a leather lounge, no doubt you love that wonderful feeling of sinking back into its luxurious softness after the end of a busy day. Leather is also a popular choice for lounges because it is durable, easy to care for, long-lasting and it keeps you warm in winter and cool in summer. 

However, over time and with general wear and tear, leather lounges can start to show their age, and damage to a leather lounge can also be caused by a number of factors. Here we look at the top 8 and offer our tips on how to get the most out of your investment.