2017

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Finding the Right Furniture for Your Home

Whether you plan to add ambiance to your living room with a new sofa or remodel your entire house from top to bottom, finding the right furniture isn't always easy. Unless you have a degree in interior design or home remodeling, finding the best styles, colors and sizes for your furnishings can be confusing. I developed this blog because I understand how difficult it can be to find furniture. I offer unique tips on how to select colors for small and large spaces, as well as information on how to create the perfect look with different types of furniture. Feel free to read through my blog to find what you need. Thanks for visiting and good luck with your projects.

Archive

Three Ways to Avoid Stubbing Your Toe or Breaking Glass on Your Modern Furniture

17 January 2017
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Modern furniture is typically admired for its clean lines, straight edges, and simplified materials. Metal, usually aluminum or steel, is used for legs, feet, and arms of modern furniture while bare glass is used for tabletops. If you have these pieces in your home, you may find that you frequently stub your toe or that the glass pieces have a tendency to experience some damage. However, none of that has to happen, and here are some ways to avoid these furniture pitfalls. Read More …

How to Cater to Your Personal Needs When Hunting for a New Desk

11 January 2017
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A designated work space is crucial for any home or office. Some people fight the need for a desk, quickly learning that: a kitchen table means jelly stains on tomorrow's assignment, important documents disappear in drifting to-do piles, and you have a million pens multiplying in the silverware drawer. If this sounds like your current situation, you need a desk. But where do you even begin? What will best suit you and your needs? Read More …

Tips For Getting A King Sized Bed Or Mattress Up The Stairs

6 January 2017
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If you live in a two or more story house, there is a good chance that your bedrooms are not on the first floor of your house. This is great when it comes to reduced noise and privacy, but it can be frustrating if you are trying to get something heavy up the stairs, such as a new king-sized mattress. However, you can't just convert one of your ground floor rooms to a bedroom just because you can't get the mattress up the stairs. Read More …

How to Remove Smells From Used Wooden Furniture

5 January 2017
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New furniture doesn't seem to be made the way older furniture was. Older furniture is heavier and usually solid wood, while newer pieces have a lot of wood veneer and laminate and are lighter in weight. If you can find old wood furniture, even if you don't care for the color of the piece, you can sand it down and re-stain it to give it new life. Consignment shops, garage sales, or antique shops are great places to find old furniture. Read More …

The Best Way To Restain Your Cabinets

5 January 2017
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Over the years your cabinets can go out of style. This is bound to happen at some point. However, this does not mean that you need to get rid of your old cabinets and invest in a new, expensive system. One of the most practical and cost effective ways to update your cabinets is to simply restain them. Best of all, this is a basic remodel project that you can probably do on your own. Read More …