Questions we get a lot

Services FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers about our services

Sunbrella has put together a list of stains and how to clean them click on this linkhttps://www.sunbrella.com/en-us/how-to-clean to find the list on their website.

It is a foam that is firm, but has the ability to let the water run through and therefore not hold water in. This is best used with a mesh on the bottom for water run of and aeration.

Yes all our project zippers are made from a durable plastic inclusive of plastic sliders. We have two sizes #5 and #10 depending on the project, in either black or white.

Batting or fiberfill is an additional layer we glue around the foam so the cushions are nicely filled out and plump. We also cover the foam inclusive of the batting with a tricot sock to keep the two together.

Sunbrella is an outstanding fabric which keeps very well in our relentless sun. There is in the US a factory guarantee including fading on upholstery fabric of 5 years and marine grade 10 years,  however we do like to mention to keep in mind our sun is a bit fiercer, but seeing sunbrella come through our shop over the years we can honestly say the color holds amazingly. 

No, it has not the stretch in it which is necessary when upholstering. Either a sunbrella upholstery or a vinyl like naugahyde is recommended depending on the project.

Products FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers about our products.

Yes all bags and products are made with upcycled and recycled pieces from our sail loft. There is only one bag that is made using all new materials and that is our shopper, which is handmade and handprinted with organic cotton and nature friendly ink.

Although we do encourage you tell us what colors you prefer, or maybe even more importantly which you dont like, so we can try to match your request  as best we can with any bags in stock. We hope you understand, due to phish phaktory being a small family run company, we unfortunatly can’t take on custom requests regarding our bags.