26 July 2016
If you're concerned with making your home as inviting as possible for having guests over, it's all about making sure that you have the right furniture for your home. Many people make the mistake of choosing furniture that is not accommodating for their needs, making it harder to enjoy doing the things that they like doing best. Before visiting a furniture store and picking up just any piece of furniture that stands out to you, look into the following pieces and how they can make an impact in your home.
5 July 2016
If you feel that your bedroom set is not as ornate as you would like it to be, you can customize it to have the decorative look that you want. Customizing bedroom furniture is not overly difficult to do and can typically be done over the course of a weekend. The guide below walks you through the quick and easy process for updating the look of your bedroom furniture on your own.
18 May 2016
Your dining room will see a lot of use from birthday parties to holiday parties and possibly Sunday dinners with your family. However you end up using your dining room (occasionally or often), your decor and decorative elements should be a reflection of your style. A great way to bring in a little more decor into your dining room is with the use of a hutch or a buffet. The additional shelving can hold your antique china or showcase a beautiful vignette.
11 April 2016
Do you have a big family or great room that doesn't have a lot of windows or character, and that is very barren, dark and stark? If so, there are some changes you can make to the space to give it character, and to improve the look and function of the room. You want to figure out how frequently you'll use the space, and what type of room you want it to become.
30 March 2016
What fabric you choose for your new sofa or upholstered chair depends on many factors. If your new sofa is going to be used in a formal living room that doesn't get more use, you will have more options available to you. A couch or chair that will need to stand up to heavy use, children, or pets will require a more durable choice. Each fabric has different virtues. Some are more stain resistant or fade resistant than others.
7 March 2016
Working from home allows you to have a lot of flexibility with your schedule. Unfortunately, working from home does not always allow you to escape from the mounds and paperwork and files that you would have to deal with in the corporate world. If you are looking for a way to store numerous files without having to have multiple file cabinets in your home, consider transforming a storage bench into a file cabinet using the guide that follows.
9 February 2016
If you have a spare room in your house, you might be thinking about turning it into a guest bedroom. That way, when family is in town, they have their own space for privacy and comfort. Here are some different furniture options for a guest bedroom. Warm and Cozy Bed In any guest bedroom, the bed itself is naturally the main piece of furniture. However, don't just go pick up the cheapest set of mattresses you can find.