Things to consider when buying a longarm quilting machine
July 7, 2015
Buying a longarm quilting machine is a big decision. After all – there are a lot of things to consider. How much space is required? What’s the best location for your studio? What’s your budget? How will you handle maintenance or service issues and most importantly – what’s the best machine for your needs.
To help you answer some of these questions we’ve pulled together some of our favorite blog articles that outline some important things to think about before buying a longarm quilting machine.
Checklist for choosing a longarm quilting machine
Have you heard about quilting machines but are unsure what all the fuss is about or how they even work? If you’re considering buying a longarm machine, use this checklist to choose the right machine for you. Keep reading…
What to look for when buying a used quilting machine
If you’re considering buying a used quilting machine, don’t miss out on the tips in this article. We talk about what to look for and what to avoid. Keep reading…
Quilting machines and the cost of maintenance & repair
One of the most common questions quilters ask us about APQS quilting machines is the cost of maintenance and repair. Get answers in this article. Keep reading…
Which APQS machine is the best buy for me?
If you’re dreaming of owning your own longarm quilting machine but aren’t sure which APQS model to choose, it helps to explore your own quilting style and goals to find the best fit for you. Answer these questions to discover which one is right for you. Keep reading…
Finding space for a longarm
Lots of quilters stop by our booth at quilt shows and dream of a perfect quilting studio including a longarm machine. They love quilting and all the joy it brings to their lives, but lament about not having the space for one. Keep reading…
How to create your longarm quilting business plan
Creating a longarm business plan will provide you with a three-to-five year road map that outlines how to achieve your goals – whether that is to quilt only one quilt a month for friends and family for a small fee, or to earn a living quilting for others. Keep reading…
Choosing the right APQS longarm is easier than ever. Use our literature and website to zero in on the longarm of your dreams. Experience an APQS longarm for yourself by:
- Visiting one of our many showrooms or training facilities around the world.
- Contacting your local representative.
- Visiting us at the next touring Road Show or Quilt Show.
- You can also check us out on Facebook, YouTube or visit our forum and talk to other quilters just like you.
When you invest in an APQS quilting machine, you’re joining a fun family of quilters from around the world who are passionate about quilting.