Settling the Debate Between Restaurant Tables and Booths

While building your restaurant business, you’ve likely put a lot of thought into the type of food you’ll serve and the atmosphere you’ll create. However, an important factor that you might not have considered is the type of seating to add to your establishment. Seating plays a major role in the overall environment of your Read More

Guide to Commercial Upholstery Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfecting

Routinely cleaning around the house isn’t anyone’s picnic — but we all know it needs to be done to keep things looking nice and feeling healthy. So it makes sense that your workplace should need the same sort of attention — especially since you’re opening the doors to more than just your immediate family.  From Read More

Materials Used in Custom Commercial Furniture

Custom-designing commercial furniture gives businesses the unique ability to choose specific materials that meet their aesthetic and functionality requirements. Explore some of the best materials for commercial booths and banquettes, tables, and outdoor furniture below, and then review more exhaustive material options for wood, glass, metal, and upholstered commercial furniture. Best Materials for Custom Commercial Read More

How to Choose the Right Foam: Understanding Different Foam Qualities

Foam is one of the most important elements of an upholstery project, but most people lack the vocabulary — or rather, the correct understanding of the vocabulary — to properly describe the kind of foam they want. Even designers and architects may know that they need to consider the foam’s density, but have no idea Read More

Making Sustainable Furniture Choices for Your Business

Making smart business decisions no longer means thinking only of yourself, your employees, and your customers or clients: Present-day commercial entities are challenged with making sustainable choices that are as environmentally friendly as possible. Part of this involves considering how your furniture upgrades impact the environment, and what you might do to lessen that impact. Read More

Merrill Gardens Retirement Communities Conference Room Table Refinished

This conference table was completely refinished in our spray booth at our production facility with durable polyurethane finish for the corporate offices at Merrill Gardens Retirement Communities! BEFORE     AFTER

Commercial and Residential Project Spotlight

Architectural upholstery for a private residential client QA Group staff worked with the construction team at Neil Kelly Company to create a corner banquette, completely custom made to fit the client’s unique space and desired look. The piece was upholstered in genuine leather from Seattle-based interior design and architectural wholesale resource Trammell-Gagne and features a Read More

Upholstered Essentials Checklists and Tips for Your Industry

When it comes to the upholstered furniture pieces commonly found in the following industry settings, condition is key, as they make up some of the most visible and frequently used areas that define your space’s ambience and comfort. Whether your pieces are showing signs of damage and in need of an upholstery overhaul or you Read More

Washington State Capitol Enlists QA Group for Table Restoration

QA Group is proud to work with a wide variety of clients, from doctors and restaurants to resorts. But perhaps one of the client relationships we are most honored to maintain is with the Washington State Capitol. The Capitol became a client in 2015, and we have completed multiple projects for them since, including updates Read More

Salish Lodge Dining Room Receives Custom Chairs From QA Group

If you’ve ever watched the 90s cult classic TV series “Twin Peaks,” you may recognize the Salish Lodge as the real-life setting for the fictional Great Northern Hotel. The luxury resort and spa, which is located 30 miles east of Seattle and overlooks Snoqualmie Falls, has been a longtime customer of QA Group. We’re proud Read More