Hey guys, need help with springs on a new couch!


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Old 12-17-16, 11:55 PM
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Hey guys, need help with springs on a new couch!

Hey, so I bought this couch from Macy's about 2 years ago, and just the other day I heard a pop when sitting down (I am not that big! ). Here is what it looks like inside...

Here is how it is supposed to look:
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Here is the broken/bent spring with the detached hook thing:
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Here is another shot of the broken one from further back:
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Any ideas on how to fix something like this??

Thanks for looking at my post!
 
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Old 12-18-16, 12:44 AM
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Does the square piece have features like a staple? Can it be straightened out and reinstalled with a few small sheet metal screws?
 
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Old 12-18-16, 03:43 AM
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Sometimes you need to move it over slightly so the nails/staples will have fresh/solid wood to attach to. Often the old holes will no longer adequately hold the fastener unless you use a bigger nail/staple.
 
 

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