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AK TRADING CO. Foam Sheet, 5" H x 24" W x 72" L

  • Size : 5" thick x 24" wide x 72" long
  • Color: white
  • Density : 1.4 , 33lb. compression
  • Fire retardant
  • Ideal for oval & round poker tables, furniture/boat/car cushions, foam mattresses, bedding support & other home & commercial upholstery applications

How To Choose The Best Furniture Foam

Furniture foam is used as padding inside furniture, cushions, mattresses, pillows and more. The quality of the foam affects its ability to provide support and cushioning, and also determines whether it is suitable for certain applications. This article explains what to look for when choosing the right type of foam for your project.

What Are Furniture Foam?

PU foams are typically used for making cushions, pillows, mattresses, car seats, and many other items. They are durable, flexible, and lightweight. The most common types of PU foams include memory foam, latex foam, and viscoelastic foam. Each type has its own unique properties and uses.

Memory Foam

Memory foam is soft and squishy and conforms to the shape of whatever it touches. It is commonly used in mattresses, pillows, and chairs because it provides comfort and support. Memory foam absorbs pressure points and relieves stress on joints and muscles. This makes it ideal for people who need extra cushioning and support while sleeping or sitting.

Latex Foam

Latex foam is similar to memory foam but does not absorb moisture like memory foam. Latex foam is more rigid than memory foam and is best suited for applications where durability is important. For example, latex foam is often used in car seats, office chairs, and exercise equipment.

Who Needs Furniture Foam?

Furniture foam is a type of padding made from polyurethane. It comes in various densities and thicknesses. Some furniture foams are designed to protect furniture against scratches and dents. Others are meant to cushion items such as couches and chairs.

The most common types of furniture foam are medium density and high density. These two types of foam differ in how thick they are. Medium density foam is usually 1/4 inch thick while high density foam is 3/8 inch thick. High density foam is generally thicker and stronger than its medium density counterpart.

Medium density foam is typically used for smaller pieces of furniture. However, high density foam is better suited for larger areas. It's also recommended for use under heavy loads, which makes it ideal for protecting furniture from damage caused by falls or other accidents.

High density foam is also useful for protecting furniture from moisture. Moisture can cause wood to rot over time. By using high density foam, you can prevent this problem.

In addition to being able to withstand moisture, high density foam is also resistant to heat. This makes it perfect for outdoor furniture. Outdoor furniture tends to get hot during summer months. But, high density foam keeps things cool and comfortable.

Another reason to use high density foam is that it's very durable. Unlike regular foam, high density foam doesn't deteriorate easily. It can last for decades.

Finally, high density foam is also fire retardant. This feature allows you to place furniture near open flames without worrying about catching fire. Regular foam isn't fire retardant.

There are several benefits to using high density foam. First, it's strong and durable. Second, it protects furniture from moisture, heat, and fire. Third, it's affordable. Fourth, it lasts for decades. Finally, it's fire retardant.

It's true that high density foam is expensive. But, it's worth every penny. Not only does it offer excellent protection, but it looks nice as well.

As long as you know what kind of furniture you're going to purchase, you shouldn't have any trouble finding high density foam. Most stores sell it in large quantities. This means that you can buy enough to cover multiple pieces of furniture at one time.

The Importance Of Purchasing Quality Furniture Foam

Furniture foams have become increasingly popular in recent years. They provide many advantages including durability, insulation, cushioning, sound reduction, and fire protection. Unfortunately, furniture foams aren't perfect. There are several things to keep in mind when buying furniture foams. Read on to learn about them:

UL tests furniture foams to ensure that they do not burn easily or spread flames. You should never use any type of furniture foam if it isn't labeled "fire retardant" because it could pose a serious risk to your home and family.

Check the expiration date on the packaging. Once a product reaches its expiration date, it may lose its effectiveness. For example, most furniture foams lose their ability to insulate after two years. Make sure to purchase furniture foams that are within their expiration dates.

Don't buy furniture foams that smell bad. A strong odor indicates that the foam contains harmful bacteria. These types of products must be thrown away immediately.

Purchase furniture foams that are easy to clean. You'll want to clean your furniture regularly so that it stays looking fresh. Purchase furniture foams that come pre-cleaned.

Avoid furniture foams that are flammable. Furniture foams that are flammable shouldn't be used in areas where there is a possibility of a fire. Check the label on the package to see whether the furniture foam is flammable.

If you're unsure how to care for your furniture, contact a professional who specializes in cleaning and caring for furniture. He or she will be able to guide you through the proper steps to take to maintain your furniture.

Features To Consider When Buying Furniture Foam

Foam padding. The most important feature to look for when buying furniture foam is its thickness. Thicker foam pads mean they're more durable and less likely to tear. They also tend to hold their shape longer than thinner foams.

Durability. Durable foam means it lasts longer and holds its shape better over time. This makes it easier to clean and maintain. Look for foam that has been tested to withstand everyday wear and tear.

Easy cleanup. Easy cleanup is another important factor to consider when shopping for furniture foam. Look for foam that's easy to remove from surfaces such as carpeting and wood floors. And if you do spill something on it, look for foam that cleans easily.

Warmth. Warmth is another important consideration when buying furniture foam. Look for foam that contains natural wool fibers, which trap heat and create a cozy environment. In addition, look for foam that's fire resistant.

Safety. Safety is another important factor to consider when buying furniture foam. UL tests foam samples to ensure they're free from harmful chemicals and other substances.

Size. Size matters when it comes to furniture foam. Look for furniture foam that fits into tight spaces. Smaller pieces are easier to move and store.

Different Types Of Furniture Foam

Foam is a material that is commonly used to fill gaps between furniture pieces. It is used to create a cushioning layer between the wood frame and the fabric covering. It is also used to protect the surface of wooden furniture against scratches and dents. Here we will look at some of the different types of foam that are available.

Upholstery Foam. Upholstery foam is a soft foam that is used to fill gaps between cushions and seat parts. It is also used to pad areas of furniture that are prone to damage. It is often used to cover the edges of chairs and couches. It is also used to protect the surfaces of tables and desks. It is important to note that urethane foam should never be exposed to heat or flame.

High Density Foam. High density foam is a harder version of urethane foam. It is often used to replace plastic padding in children’s toys. It is also used to protect delicate items like jewelry boxes and vases. It is also used to line drawers and cabinets. It is important to remember that high density foam cannot be cut or shaped without damaging it.

Polyurethane Foam. Polyurethane foam is a rigid foam that is used to fill gaps between furniture components. It is also used to protect furniture by filling holes and cracks. It is often used to line drawers and cupboards. It is also used to protect the edges of tables and desks. It is important to note that polyurethane foam should never be exposed to heat or flame.

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AK TRADING CO. Professional 2" Thick, 18" Wide X 72" Long Regular Density Upholstery Foam, White

  • HIGH DENSITY UPHOLSTERY FOAM: Revitalize your worn-out sofas, chairs and other items with consumer-renowned high-density replacement foam, specially formulated to provide the perfect balance of support and comfort.
  • USE FOR A VARIETY OF PROJECTS: It’s not just for sofas and chairs! Create custom cushions for patio benches, stools, RVs, boat seats, headboards, accent pillows and many other crafts projects.
  • EASY TO CUT AND CUSTOMIZE: Use a bread knife or electric knife to easily trim, cut, and shape upholstery foam. Foam can be stacked, or not, to fill all your home restoration needs
  • CERTIPUR-US CERTIFIED FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE: We source only the highest quality foam and now you can use the same foam for projects in your home. All foam is certified for the highest quality.
  • AVAILABLE IN MULTIPLE SIZE OPTIONS: Available in 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6-inch profile options for all your comfort needs. Foam comes in a 18 x 72 inch rectangle.
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FoamTouch Upholstery Foam 2" x 24" x 72" High Density Cushion

  • Polyurethane foam. compress by 1 inch
  • Upholstery foam cushion high density standard (seat replacement , upholstery sheet , foam padding)
  • Good for mattresses, bedding support, and all other home and commercial upholstery applications, Has a compression rate of 44 lbs and it features the perfect amount of cushioning and stiffness
  • Ideal uses for foams: Mattresses, Chair Pads, Seat Pads, Cushion, Chairs, Furniture, Pillow, Seat Cushions, Chair Cushions, Patio Cushions, Furniture Cushions, Rocking Chair, Car Seats, Upholstery Repair, Chair Upholstery, Foam Mattress, and Mattress
  • 100% recovery ratea and lasts from 3-7yrs. Care instructions-when unpacking, allow at least 2 days for the foam to breathe in order to recover its original size and form
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FoamTouch 4x24x72MDF Upholstery Foam, 4x24x72, White

  • Has A Compression Rate Of 36Lbs And It Features The Perfect Amount Of Cushioning And Stiffness
  • 100 Percent Recovery Rate; Lasts From 3-7Yrs
  • Good For Mattresses, Bedding Support, And All Other Home And Commercial Upholstery Applications
  • Country Of Origin : United States
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FoamTouch Upholstery Foam Cushion, 2 H x 30 W x 72 L, High Density

  • 100% recovery rate / fire retardant
  • Size: 2″ Height x 30″ Width x 72″ Length
  • Uses: foam mattresses, bedding support and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions and car cushions
  • Density : 1.8 , 44 lb compression
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AK Trading Upholstery Foam High Density Cushion (Seat Replacement, Foam Sheet, Foam Padding), 1" H x 24" W x 72" L

  • Usage: this foam is ideal for upholstery in indoor or outdoor furniture, boats, campers, baby bumpers, temporary sleeping mats and craft projects
  • Sizing: foam is shipped 1" x 24" x 72" sheet, it can easily be cut with scissors or electric knife to any size and shape required
  • Origin: made in USA
  • Premium high density: upholstery foam cushion high density standard (seat replacement , upholstery sheet , foam padding)
  • Safe: 100% recovery rate / fire retardant, lasts up to 7 years
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Mybecca Upholstery Foam Cushion Sheet High Density ,4H x 24 W x 72 L

  • Upholstery foam cushion standard (seat replacement , upholstery sheet , foam padding)
  • 100 Percent Recovery Rate; Lasts From 3-7Yrs ,
  • This Foam absorbs hair very quickly, stains, odors, or a foreign substance , This Foam comes with polybag packaging and is rolled by hands, Manufacturing of the materials for some reason they have something that smells during production this is normal and that is Polyurethane foam
  • Ideal uses for foams are for Mattresses, Chair Pads, Seat Pads, Cushion, Chairs, Furniture, Pillow, Seat Cushions, Chair Cushions, Patio Cushions, Furniture Cushions, Rocking Chair, Car Seats, Upholstery Repair, Chair Upholstery, Foam Mattress, and Mattress.Good For Bedding Support, And All Other Home And Commercial Upholstery Applications
  • Care instructions: when unpacking, do not use a sharp item to open the bag. After unpacking, allow at least 2 days for the foam to breathe in order to recover its original size and form if you want to clean please use The lint roller
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FoamTouch Upholstery Foam Cushion High Density, 5" H X 24" W X 24" L

  • Made In The United States
  • Will Last 7 To 10 Years
  • Ideal For Oval And Round Poker Tables, Furniture Cushions, Boat Cushions, Car Cushions And All Other Home And Commercial Upholstery Applications
  • Product Height : 5.0"
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FoamTouch 4x24x96HD1.8 Upholstery Foam 24x96, 4x24x96, White

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years
  • Density : 1. 8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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Foamma 1" x 24" x 72" High Density Upholstery Foam Padding, Thick-Custom Pillow, Chair, and Couch Cushion Replacement Foam, Craft Foam Upholstery Supplies, Foam Pad for Cushions and Seat Repair

  • ✅ Made in America: All our products are proudly made in the USA!
  • ✅ High Quality: Our firm high-density foam has a density of 1.8 and a compression rate of 44 pounds. Our foam will last for 7 to 10 years.
  • ✅ Custom Sizes: Don’t see the size you need? Contact us and we will gladly create a custom cut for you! We offer a wide variety of upholstery foams and can cut it to any shape you desire!
  • ✅ Measure Twice, Order Once: Please make sure you know what size you need before ordering. In order to know what size upholstery foam to purchase, measure the length, width, and height of your cover from seam to seam to ensure that you order the correct size. If you are having trouble figuring out what size you need, feel free to contact us and we will be happy to assist you!
  • ✅ CertiPUR-US Certified: Made without ozone depleting substances, mercury, lead, and other heavy metals; made without phthalates regulated by the Consumer Product Safety Commission; low VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) emissions for indoor air quality (less than 0.5 parts per million)
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FoamRush 5" x 24" x 24" Upholstery Foam Cushion High Density (Chair Cushion Square Foam for Dinning Chairs, Wheelchair Seat Cushion Replacement)

  • ABOUT OUR FOAM: Our foam is certified for the highest quality. Our foam features are Density:1.8 Compression:44 ILD, with a 100% recovery rate durability. Our foam is great for revitalizing your worn-out chairs, sofas, cushions, and other high-density replacement foam. Our foam is uniquely formulated to provide the perfect balance of support, comfort, and durability. High density firm foam is designed for heavy traffic and high use applications. Our firm foam is designed to last from 7-12 years.
  • CERTIPUR-US CERTIFIED FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE: Foamrush uses only the highest quality foam and you can use them for projects in your home. All of our foam is certified as being safe, non-toxic, and better your health and the environment when compared to non-certified or non-regulated foam. We also provide foam products that are cut-to-order to ensure the best quality for our customers. OUR FOAM IS PROUDLY MADE IN THE USA - SOLD & SHIPPED EXCLUSIVELY BY FOAMRUSH IN LOS ANGELES, CA.
  • USE FOR A VARIETY OF PROJECTS: Foam is not just for sofas and chairs!  It can be customized to repair worn down chairs, create custom cushions for patio chairs and benches, ottomans, stools, headboards, RVs, boat seats, car seats, golf cart seats, workout benches, cots, window seats, restore vintage furniture, foam mattress toppers and carrying cases for delicate glass or ceramic items, packing foam for delicate glass or ceramic items, accent pillows and many other crafts and DIY projects.
  • EASY TO CUSTOMIZE: Our foam is easy to slice through with tools such as a sharp knife, serrated knife, electric knife, or electric hot wire foam cutter. You can trim the edges or stack layers for extra thickness to customize our foam in a way that perfectly meets your needs. Foam can also be glued together to create wider pieces or layered upon one another to create thicker cushions. Foamrush foam can be cut and customized to whatever size or shape you need.
  • FOAM CARE INSTRUCTIONS: Open your package immediately. Please use caution and do not use a box cutter or anything sharp to open your shipping box as you may cut through and tear into the foam. Remove your foam from the shipping box and unroll it so that it may relax. Allow up to 3 to 4 days for the foam to fully expand to its original size as your foam has been rolled into a bundle and compressed for shipping. Please do not cut your foam until you have followed these product care instructions.
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AK TRADING Upholstery Foam Medium Density Cushion, (Seat Replacement, Foam Sheet, Foam Padding), 0.5" H x 24" W x 72" L

  • Sizing: Foam is shipped same size as selected, it can easily be cut with scissors or electric knife to any size and shape required
  • Origin: Made in USA
  • Premium high density: Upholstery foam cushion premium high density standard (seat replacement , upholstery sheet , foam padding)
  • Safe: 100% recovery rate/fire retardant, lasts up to 7 years
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1/2"x24"x72" Upholstery Foam Cushion High Density, Chair Cushion Square Foam for Dinning Chairs, Wheelchair Seat Cushion Replacement

  • Uses : Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions, foam mattresses and bedding support
  • USE FOR A VARIETY OF PROJECTS: Foam can be used to add cushion to sofas, chairs, ottomans, stools, headboards, RVs, boat seats, car seats, golf cart seats, workout benches, cots, window seats, and carrying cases for delicate glass or ceramic items
  • Every Foam Sheet is Cut And Made Here In The USA !
  • Perfect for a variety of home and craft projects
  • Item Size: 1/2x24x72. High density foam. Package is compressed for ease of shipping
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AKTRADING CO. 2" H X 24" W X 72" L CertiPUR-US Certified Rubber Foam Sheet Cushion (Seat Replacement, Upholstery Sheet, Foam Padding, Acoustic Foam Sheet)

  • SIZING: Foam is shipped same size as selected, it can easily be cut with scissors or electric knife to any size and shape required.
  • QUALITY: Upholstery foam cushion premium high density (1.20) standard (seat replacement, upholstery sheet, foam padding)
  • CERTIFIED: CertiPUR-US certified foam. 100% recovery rate/fire retardant, lasts up to 7 years - 10 years with proper care
  • USES: Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions, acoustic panels, soundproof foam, great for studio recording and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
  • Safe: 100% Recovery Rate / Fire retardant
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Milliard Upholstery Foam, High Density, Great for Cushion/Sofa Replacement and Padding, 2"x24"x72"

  • High Density Foam- with a density of 1.8 our foam will revitalize your worn-out sofas and chairs by providing the perfect balance of support and comfort, boosting them to last as long as possible.
  • Multiple Uses - It’s not just for sofas and chairs! Create custom cushions for patio benches, stools, RVs, boat seats, headboards, accent pillows and many other crafts projects.
  • Easy to Customize - Milliard foam is easy to slice through with tools such as a bread knife or an electric knife. trim the edges, or stack layers for extra thickness to customize the foam perfectly for your needs.
  • Lab Tested – Our topper's foam meets CertiPUR-US standards for content, emissions and durability, and are analyzed by independent, accredited testing laboratories.
  • Highest Quality Foam - Milliard is recognized as the gold standard in the foam industry. With their many years of experience manufacturing all types of foam, you can be assured that your foam cushion from Milliard will only be the best.
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GoTo Foam 3" Height x 24" Width x 72" Length 36ILD (Semi-Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.79 , 36lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 4" Height x 24" Width x 96" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.79 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 6" Height x 30" Width x 72" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 4" Height x 24" Width x 120" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.79 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 2" Height x 24" Width x 84" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.79 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 4" Height x 24" Width x 96" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 2" Height x 30" Width x 96" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 6" Height x 24" Width x 72" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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FoamTouch high densiy 1x36x96 Upholstery Foam, White

  • Made in the USA
  • 100% recovery ratea and lasts from 3-7 yrs
  • Density : 1.8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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GoTo Foam 2" Height x 18" Width x 18" Length 44ILD (Firm) Upholstery Cushion Made in USA

  • Made in the USA
  • Will last 7 to 10 years ( Depending on use )
  • Density : 1.8 , 44lb compression
  • Ideal for oval and round poker tables, furniture cushions, boat cushions, car cushions and all other home and commercial upholstery applications
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