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  • Are You Decorating An Elegant Dining Room?

    Are you in the planning stages of decorating a brand new house? Perhaps the dining room in the house you presently live in has been empty while you concentrated on furnishing the rest of the house. No matter the circumstances, you are probably excited about decorating your dining room, especially with the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays arriving soon. And, if you have decided on establishing a formal look in the dining room, you are more than likely in for some really fun planning and shopping. [Read More]

  • Are You Decorating An Eclectic Dining Room?

    Have you been waiting for quite some time to decorate your dining room? Maybe it has been empty as you bought furniture for the other rooms in your house, probably starting with bedroom furniture and a place to sit in the family room. Whatever the circumstances, if you are wanting to decorate your dining room in a very unique way, from choosing the dining room table set to selecting eclectic decorative items, here are some ideas that might help you. [Read More]

  • Choosing Furnishings For Government Shelters: 5 Options To Consider

    Government shelters have the task of providing living facilities for people in a range of crisis situations. From asylum seekers needing living quarters to people displaced during natural disasters, the people in need of temporary housing in a government-run shelter will also need access to furniture during their stay. Here are some GSA furnishing options that meet those needs while providing a bit of comfort. 1. Captain's Beds Captain's beds feature a platform style, eliminating the need for box springs. [Read More]

  • How To Breathe New Life Into Your Old Antique Furniture

    Vintage and antique furniture can be mixed with more modern pieces to make a statement. The pieces usually add a dramatic - flair to a space, making a space seem classic, while also feeling trendy and modern at the same time. If you have found a piece of antique furniture that is the perfect shape and style for your space, but it looks like it has seen better days, you may be able to bring it back to life. [Read More]

  • Tips For Finding New Furniture That Will Work In Your Home

    Whether you have decided to replace all of your furniture, or just some of it, you will want to make sure that you are doing all that you can to find pieces that will fit well in your home. For those with little to no interior design experience, this might be somewhat of a challenge. However, there are some ways you can help better your chances of finding the best possible furniture that will go nicely together once they are in your home. [Read More]

  • 3 Methods For Efficient Classroom Furniture Shopping

    Buying classroom equipment and furniture are important because they are the tools students use to learn. There are many different types of classrooms and classroom furniture, so buying some for your classroom can seem overwhelming. If you need to get new furniture, check out these three methods for efficient classroom furniture shopping. 1. Get Items That Are Flexible When buying classroom furniture, make sure you choose items that are versatile and flexible. [Read More]

  • Tips For Setting Up An Effective Filing System In Your Home Office

    When it comes to everyday living, documents and paperwork are simply part of the process. You probably have piles and stashes of different pieces of paper scattered all throughout your home. Although you may think you know how to get back to what you need when you're ready, the bottom line is that you need to set up a home office filing system. It will make life so much easier because you'll be organized and ready to retrieve a document at a moment's notice. [Read More]

  • 3 Reasons Bunk Beds Are Super Cool Even If You Don't Have Children

    For the most part, people think of bunk beds as a piece of bedroom furniture reserved for a children's bedroom. However, the traditional bunkbed is far more interesting than it once was, and believe it or not, this piece of furniture is just as suitable for full-grown adults. If you think you don't have a need for bunk beds just because you don't have children in the house, you may want to think again. [Read More]

  • How To Rehab An Old Armchair You Brought At Auction

    One of the best things about buying furniture from an auction is that you can get some really great deals. The one thing that you do have to be aware of, however, is that sometimes the furniture will need some work. You will find items that might need a bit of fixing up, but that should not dissuade you from buying the items. They can be an incredible deal and you could end up with an antique piece of furniture that will end up being a beautiful attraction to your home. [Read More]

  • Rust, Splinters, And Stains: Three Ugly Problems With Patio Furniture And How To Fix It

    A nice outside patio is the patio is the perfect place to throw parties and host nice gatherings. You can have lunches or dinners outside, have cocktails outside at the table or just relax with friends. The one downside to the patio is that it's outside, so furniture can become stained and look dirty from the rain. Metal and plastic furniture does not stand up well to the weather. And then there is the problem of wood furniture. [Read More]