We first stumbled across Howard Street’s foam superstore online, and slowly have discovered what a great resource it is. And we have to say we agree with their assertion that “Most people don’t realize how much foam is a part of their everyday lives.” More than just a soft, hypo-allergenic substance upon which to rest your weary head, foam is good for insulation, sound-proofing, mattress topping, costume-making…yup, we all need foam.
In our case, we were looking to re-make some tired old foam cushions for a rocking chair we bought on eBay. We discovered that we could do the whole thing online (including cost estimation) by inputting measurements and grade preferences into FoamOrder.com’s website. We then discovered that Foam Order would also create custom slip covers, using our fabric or their own limited selection. Only then did we realize that we could actually drop off the fabric in person, as FoamOrder is a local business with a showroom on Howard Street (check out the video tour).
We have to say, these folks are foam experts.
And they’ve expanded to include
One product we particularly like for small spaces is the