Edge Roller

Install and pad first covering on upholstered pieces.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Edge Rollers do?

Installs and pads first covering on upholstered pieces, such as armrests and chair seats not equipped with springs, to prepare piece for final covering. Spreads cotton, kapok, or moss padding evenly over part. Draws and tacks covering of canvas, burlap, or denim tightly over padding, using upholstery tacks and hammer.

Should I be an Edge Roller?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Edge Dyer, Edger Tailer, Tile Edger

    How to become an Edge Roller

    Edge Rollers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Edge Roller-related education!
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