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With over twenty-five years of experience, it is our mission to provide the highest quality backing and finishing services in the industry.


Backing Services

Knit Backing for Upholstery

Knit backing is permanently bonded to the back of fabrics, adding body, resiliency, and durability while eliminating seam slippage. This fabric backing makes lightweight fabrics such as silks, cottons, and chenilles more suitable for upholstery use.

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Our proprietary processes allow us to knit back fabrics that are traditionally very difficult to back. These include silks, velvets, polys, cottons, plaids, stripes, embroidered and more.

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Paper Backing for Wallpaper

Wallpaper backing is a nonwoven material that is applied to the back of fabrics to make them suitable for use as wall coverings. This adds body, stability, and makes the fabric easier to work with when cutting and pasting onto a wall.

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Turn almost any fabric into custom wall-coverings. Paper backing can be applied to most types of fabrics including plaids, stripes, embroidered and patterned fabrics.

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Stain & Moisture Protection

Our stain protection technologies make it easier to keep your upholsteries, draperies, and fine fabrics looking fresh and clean, protecting them from soil, stains and spills. Our processes do not impact the weight, look, feel, or color of the fabric.

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GreenShield® is an environmentally friendly stain protection that is formaldehyde free, produces no VOC's, and uses only one-third of the chemicals used in other finishes.

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Finishing Services

Ultra-Violet Treatments

Natural fiber fabrics that are exposed to sunlight will fade over time. Our ultra violet treatments will minimize the effects of the sun by blocking ultra-violet rays, prolonging the use and increasing the colorfastness of the fabric.

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In most cases, our ultra-violet treatments will increase a fabric's UPF factor to between 25 and 50 in order to block 96.0 - 99% of UV radiation. This will prolong the typical lifespan of the fabric by over 300%.

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Flame Resistant Treatments

Fabrics used in public places such as schools, theaters, convention halls, hotels, and other public places must meet certain flammability standards. A common test for fabric flammability is the NFPA 701 Test.

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FlameGard® flame protection technology will reduce the flammability and delay the combustion of fabric, thereby allowing treated fabrics to meet some of the most stringent local and federal regulations.

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Fabric Bonding

Bonding involves fusing two or more substrates together for enhanced strength, puncture resistance, and appearance.

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Our engineers routinely fuse products such as naugahyde vinyl, PVC, leather, ultra suede, alcantara, and many natural and synthetic fabrics.

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Custom Projects from the Blog



FABRICBACK INTRODUCES FABTUFF® PUNCTURE RESISTANT BACKING
Feb 21, 2018

Tear Resistant Backing Adds Durability to Fabrics and Protects Upholstery and Flooring from Stiletto Damage.FabTuff® backing adds puncture resistance to leather and fabrics for commercial upholstery or flooring. Tear and puncture resistant backing is bonded to leather or fabric creating a composite material that is strong enough to withstand the most demanding applications. Typical applications...




FIRE RESISTANT TREATMENT FOR DECORATIVE ROPE
Feb 09, 2018

FabricBack Offers Non-Toxic, Non-Staining FlameGard® Flame RetardantMore and more, interior designers are using decorative rope in their residential and commercial decor. All architectural ropes used in a commercial setting must be flame retardant. Required by most fire marshals, NFPA 701 is the most commonly requested fire test for resistance to flame propagation. Our flame resistant...


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PHOTOS FROM THE FABRIC BACKING AND FINISHING FACILITY IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA
Nov 16, 2017

Here are some recent photos from our fabric processing and finishing center in Atlanta.  Our facility is located in Alpharetta, a northern suburb of Atlanta, but we receive rolls of fabrics every day from locations throughout the United States.  We also have a number of clients in the United Kingdom (UK) and other parts of the world.  We have a solid reputation for excellent customer service...


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HOW TO REINFORCE AND STRENGTHEN YOUR FABRIC FOR UPHOLSTERY
Aug 16, 2017

Fabric Backing and Finishing Using COM (Customer’s Own Materials) Most fabrics need to be reinforced or strengthened in order to be durable enough for use in upholstery.  A knit backing or paper backing finish can be applied to any fabric, giving it the added strength and resiliency it needs to withstand the normal use and abuse that furniture receives.  Fabric Backing for Upholstery Interior...



We work with all types of fabrics and can develop a custom solution for all your backing & finishing needs.

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