Recliners Portland ME

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Recliners. You will find informative articles about Recliners, including "Recliners - Living Room Furniture". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Portland, ME that can help answer your questions about Recliners.

Portland Mattress Makers
(207) 772-2276
283 Marginal Way
Portland, ME
 
Hub Furniture
(207) 773-1789
291 Fore Street
Portland, ME
Membership Organizations
HomeFurnishings.com - Certified Retailer

Data Provided By:
Furniture Factory
(207) 878-5202
250 Read St
Portland, ME
 
Casco Bay Refinishing
(207) 874-1989
273 Presumpscot St
Portland, ME
 
Furniture Restoration Guild
(207) 878-6730
68 Warren Ave
Portland, ME
Services
Furniture Repair, Furniture Restoration

Emery Window Shade
(207) 772-4824
377 Saint John St
Portland, ME
 
Longfellow Antiques and Used Furniture
(207) 878-6886
106 Forest Park
Portland, ME
 
Upscale Consignment Furniture
(207) 774-2900
150 Riverside St
Portland, ME
 
Portland Furniture Co
(207) 774-4351
46 Presumpscot St
Portland, ME
 
D & M Distributors
(207) 772-4796
273 Presumpscot St Ste 1
Portland, ME
 
Data Provided By:

Recliners - Living Room Furniture

A TV-watcher's second home

Ask any TV-watching man or woman and they'll tell you – a comfortable chair is absolutely essential to the experience. You just can't enjoy the game without a cushy spot for your keister. Recliners could be defined as a smaller version of a couch - they're just as comfortable and just as important to the design of a living room.

Choosing a Recliner

Choosing the perfect chair is important, so it'll help to understand the difference between an armchair and a recliner. An armchair generally allows only for upright sitting, whereas a recliner can be "opened," allowing a person to put their feet up and even lay back, if desired. It all comes down to how like to sit and how you want your room to look.

Many recliners won't look good in a traditional or upscale living room; chairs that are designed to go with these styles are often more expensive and less comfortable. Also, recliners don't come within a living room set, as a rule, so it can be hard to match one to your existing furniture's color and style. However, similar fabrics within the same color family can tie your recliner into your room without a lot of clashing.

If you really want a certain chair but it doesn't come in the fabric you want, you can use a recliner slipcover to match the rest of your furniture. For example, since a leather recliner is popular but expensive, a leather recliner slipcover can achieve the same effect for less.

Recliners tend to suit recreation or rumpus rooms because they have a casual, relaxed look and because there tends to be more room in these spaces. A recliner needs space to, well, recline. Plus, it's often larger in diameter than other chairs. So, you'll have to think about the recliner in relation to the rest of the furniture in your living room. If it's going to dominate the room in an unattractive manner or bump up against the coffee table every time it's opened, maybe it isn't the chair for you.

The best thing about recliners is t...

Click here to read more from American Modern Living