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What are the Standard Measurements for a Dining...
Find standard dining table measurements.
Use These Standard Furniture Measurements to...
Standard measurements for the most commonly used pieces of furniture help you figure out what fits well in a room.
5 Tips to Get the Most Money for Your Used...
Selling used furniture that has outlived its usefulness to you? Here are some helpful tips.
8 Ways to Get Rid of an Old Sofa
How to safely get rid of a used sofa and other upholstered furniture.
Get a Quick Primer on Ashley Furniture
This review of Ashley Furniture looks at the furniture they carry, with information on what to expect to pay and how to locate their stores.
How to Judge a Sofa for Quality - Filling
Ever wonder how to judge a sofa for quality? It's what's on the inside more than just the looks. Page 3.
How to Judge a Sofa for Quality - Frame
Ever wonder how to judge a sofa for quality? It's what's on the inside more than just the looks.
Different Types of Chairs
There are so many different kinds of chairs. take a look at some of them.
Before You Buy a Sleeper Sofa
Are you shopping for a sleeper sofa? Here's a guide to different kinds of sleeper sofas.
How to Judge Quality in Wood Furniture
How do you check wood furniture for quality? Here is some helpful information.
Before You Buy a Sofa
Before you buy a sofa find out how to determine what kind of sofa you need, and how to tell if your sofa is good quality, and how much you should expect to pay.
How to Judge a Sofa for Quality - Seating Support
Ever wonder how to judge a sofa for quality? It's what's on the inside more than just the looks. Page 2.
La-Z-Boy Furniture Review
A review of La-Z-Boy Furniture.
Companies with Made in America Furniture
Some manufacturers of American made furniture.
Choosing Upholstery Fabric
Choosing upholstery fabric is possibly the most enjoyable part of upholstery shopping. Here are a few helpful tips to help you select the right fabric.
Selecting the Best Upholstery for Cat and Dog...
Not all upholstery will work when you are a cat or dog owner. Remember to factor in your pets when you go upholstery shopping.
Basic Interior Design Principles
Learn the basic interior design principles of balance, rhythm, harmony, emphasis and proportion to create a superbly designed room.
Thomasville Furniture
Thomasville Furniture is one of the oldest and best known furniture brands in the US.
How to Clean Leather Furniture
How to clean leather furniture.
Talking With Dr. David About Recliners and Back...
Dr. David thinks recliners are good for back health.
What is the Difference Between Hand-knotted and...
Hand-knotted and hand-tufted rugs are different in many ways.
Lane Furniture
Learn about what Lane Furniture offers.
Tips for Pricing Used Furniture
You might run into difficulties when pricing used furniture. Here are some tips to help you do the job
Top 13 Tips for Buying a Great Sofa
Buying a sofa? Check out these 13 tips for buying a great sofa.
Tempur-Pedic Mattresses
A general review of Tempur-Pedic mattresses.
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Sofa
Learn how to avoid these 5 sofa buying mistakes.
Choosing the Right Recliner
Choosing the right recliner is important because a recliner can be the most comfortable chair in your house.
Dining Table Shapes
Since there are many dining table shapes, see which one best serves your purpose.
Is Bicast Leather Really 100% Leather?
Is bicast leather really 100% leather?
Top 10 Furniture Trends of the Decade
The first 10 years of the new century saw many new trends in furniture, and here are the top 10 furniture trends of the decade.
Common Construction Terms for Wood Furniture
Construction terms for wood furniture can be puzzling at times. Here is some wood construction terminology.
Broyhill Furniture Review
A review of Broyhill Furniture.
Wicker Patio Furniture Care and Cleaning
Wicker patio furniture is easy to care for. Some tips on its care and cleaning.
How to Measure a Sofa
Do you know how to measure a sofa? Here are the instructions.
Major Furniture Sales Events
There are different furniture sales events throughout the year. Find what to buy when.
Guide to Upholstery Fibers - Synthetic Fibers
The most widely used upholstery fibers are man-made or polymer fibers. They are easy to care for and durable. Page 4.
Fabric Wearability Code
How do you determine if a fabric is strong enough for your particular piece of furniture? The wearability code can help you decide.
Common Mistakes When Refinishing Wood Furniture
Most common mistakes when refinishing wood furniture arise from being in too much of a hurry. Find out how you can prevent them.
Memorial Day Furniture Sale
About Memorial Day sales, and where to find the best deals.
Top 10 Tips for Decorating With Rugs
How best to use rugs for decorating.
How to Buy Furniture
Are you looking to buy furniture, but don't know where to begin? This guide will show you the basics of buying furniture, such as knowing what you need, finding your style and judging for quality.
The Single Best Way to Clean Leather Furniture...
The best way to clean leather furniture gently.
Measuring a Space for Furniture
Learn how to take measurements of your home before you buy furniture.
Tips for Buying a Quality Sofa Bed
A sofa bed, or sleeper sofa can be a great addition to a den or any place you need an extra bed.
Different Types of Leather Used in Furniture
Different types of leather used for furniture.
How to Furnish a Small Dining Room
Furnishing a small dining room can pose some challenges.
How to Choose the Best Sofa for You
Spend some time choosing the best sofa for you. Learn how to test drive it!
Caring for Outdoor Teak Furniture
Caring for outdoor teak furniture is very easy and here are some tips to help you along.
Guide to Buying Furniture
Have you ever wondered what you should know before buying furniture?
Fabric Cleanability Code
To clean an upholstered piece refer to its cleanability code as it helps to know the most appropriate method of cleaning.
How to Run a Successful Furniture Retail Store
Are you looking to tweak your furniture retail store? Here are some furniture retail basics.
How to Choose a Dining Room Rug
How to choose a dining room rug.
What Are Accent Colors?
What are accent colors? Furniture.
How to Use Empty Space in Arranging Furniture
Arranging furniture is all about using empty space to create flow. Here are some guidelines to get you started.
Top 10 Furniture Buying Mistakes
Take a look at the most common top 10 furniture buying mistakes.
Caring for Leather Furniture
Caring for leather furniture helps prolong its life. These simple steps will help you keep your leather furniture in good shape.
How to Use Tiki Torches
Learn how to use tiki torches safely.
Touch Up Kits and Polishes for Wood Furniture
From time to time your wood furniture may need a touch up, and simple, inexpensive polishes and repair kits can keep it looking good.
What is GREENGUARD Certification?
What is GREENGUARD Certification?
Quick Guide to Materials for Outdoor Furniture
What material should you choose for your outdoor furniture? Take a look at some popular materials and find one that fits your style.
Brackets and Straps for Furniture Tip Over...
Safety straps and brackets help prevent furniture tip overs.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Using CFLs
There are many advantages and disadvantages to CFLs.
How to Salvage Furniture After Flooding
How to save furniture that hasn't suffered heavy damage after flooding.
What is FSC-Certified Wood?
FSC-certified wood is a guaranty that the wood comes from a sustainable source. Find out more.
How to Clean and Care for Upholstered Furniture
Proper cleaning and care of upholstered furniture ensures that the fabric will retain its looks for a long time.
How to Save Money When You Buy Furniture
There are many ways to save money when you buy furniture.
Caring for Outdoor Fabric, Outdoor Furniture...
Keep your outdoor fabric, cushions and umbrellas looking their best with a little care.
Before You Buy a Bunk Bed
Learn how to pick the right bunk bed for your child's room.
Find a Fire Pit for Patios and Decks
A fire pit adds drama and excitement to patios and decks.
Review of IKEA Swivel Office Chair Verner
IKEA offers many choices in office chairs. Here's a look at IKEA's practical and affordable Verner office swivel chair.
8 Questions to Ask Before Buying Furniture
Define your needs and preferences before you buy furniture by asking these eight crucial questions.
High End Office Chairs
Choose the best high end office chair based on your needs.
Interior Design Basics
Learn how interior design basics can be applied. Page 3.
Outdoor Wood Furniture
Wood is a favorite material for outdoor furniture. Is it a good choice, which wood is better, and what kind of wood furniture should you buy for your patio?
How to Buy Outdoor Furniture
Here are some hints on how to buy outdoor furniture.
Before You Buy a Dining Chair
What to look for before selecting a dining chair.
Care and Cleaning for Varnished Wood Furniture
How to care for and clean varnished wood furniture.
How to Buy Vintage Furniture
Vintage furniture, what is it and how to buy.
Guide to Upholstery Fibers - Natural Fibers...
Cotton and linen are two of the most popular plant based fibers. Each has its own characteristics and properties. Page 2.
Dining Room Furniture Guide
A dining room furniture guide.
How to Buy a Daybed
Tips for buying a daybed. Furniture.
Guide to Upholstery Fibers
Upholstery fibers affect not only how a fabric looks, but also how it wears, how much care it needs, and the methods of cleaning. Find out the characteristics of each group of fibers.
Mid-Century Modern Style
Learn about Mid-Century Modern style.
Create an Allergy Free Home with the Right...
Let furniture help keep your home allergy free.
3 Affordable Ashley Furniture Sofas
Ashley manufactures very affordable furniture, and these 3 Ashley sofas are very affordable indeed.
What is Vintage Furniture?
You hear the term vintage furniture often enough, but do you know what exactly vintage furniture is? Find out here.
Avoid Furniture Buying Mistakes
What are the most common mistakes people make when buying furniture? Here are the top ten. Page 2.
10 Outdoor Recliners for the Patio or Poolside
Outdoor recliners for the patio.
Should I Reupholster an Old Sofa?
Considering reupholstering a sofa? Find out more.
How Often Should You Replace Mattresses?
Should mattresses be replaced regularly, and how often should one do it?
What is Wicker?
Wicker is a a very popular material for outdoor or patio furniture. Find out what wicker is.
Different Types of Floor Lamps for Lighting
There are different types of floor lamps for lighting a room.
Quick Fixes for Wood Surfaces
Surface scratches and water ring stains on wood can be easily fixed using polishes and common household materials, such as crayons, nuts, toothpaste and iodine.
Rialto Reclining Sofa
A reclining sofa can provide comfortable seating options for family rooms and living rooms and the Rialto reclining sofa has some great features.
How to Choose a TV Stand for Your Home Theater
The good news is that since the shape of your TV changed, there has been a significant change in the style and shape of TV stands too.
How to Mix Traditional and Modern Furniture...
Mix pieces of modern and traditional furniture to get your very own style.
Profile of Keno Brothers
A profile of the Keno Brothers from the Antiques Roadshow, and their own collection of modern furniture based on antiques.
How to Approach a Customer in a Furniture Store
Knowing how to approach and greet a customer is a very valuable skill.
Finding Bargains at Furniture Clearance Centers
Furniture clearance centers are a tremendous resource for finding furniture bargains. Discover the potential.
What is Retro Style Furniture?
What is retro style furniture?
Review of Tempur-Cloud Mattress from Tempur-Pedic
A review of Tempur-Pedic Cloud mattress.
Brush Up on Sofa Glossary
Some commonly used sofa terms. Furniture.
Slipper Chair
Learn about slipper chairs. Furniture.
Tips for Wood Furniture
There is much to be said about the beauty of wood furniture. These tips will help you buy and take care of your wood furniture
How to Choose Fibers for Rugs
When you are choosing fibers for rugs for your home, make your selection based on cost and usage.
This is When You Shouldn't Buy Used Furniture
Sometimes used furniture is not such a great bargain.
Louis Philippe Furniture
Louis Philippe furniture has retained its popularity through the ages. Many manufacturers offer entire collections in this style, making it easy to coordinate your furniture.
Before You Buy an Office Chair
If you spend a lot of time at your desk, there are some features you should look for when buying an office chair. Take a look at these tips before you buy an office chair.
How To Use Wax on Wood Furniture
Using wax on wood furniture keeps it looking its best. Find out how to do it.
Furnishing a Small Space
Learn how to furnish a small space to its fullest potential.
Taking Measurements for Furniture and Decorating
Taking measurements for furniture and decorating.
Where to Buy Discontinued Furniture
About finding discontinued furniture.
Furnishing an Off-Campus Apartment for the...
An off-campus apartment is an opportunity to move away from dorm room decor.
Before You Buy a Table Lamp
A table lamp can bring a room to life during the day as a decorative accent. At night it doubles as a decorative accent that is also a source of light. Find out what to look for.
Company Review - Room and Board
When you are shopping for furniture with modern, contemporary lines, take a look at what Room and Board has to offer.
Wicker Patio Furniture
Take a look at some wicker patio furniture.
Patio Table and Chair Sets for Outdoor Dining
Patio sets for outdoor dining.
Kids Outdoor Furniture
Outdoor furniture for kids.
Hidden Costs When Buying Furniture
There are hidden costs when buying furniture. Find out what they are and if you can avoid them.
Slipcovers for Sofas, Chairs and Loveseats
Slipcovers for sofas, chairs and loveseats.
How to Select a Comfortable Upholstered Chair
What to look for when you buy a chair for comfort.
Do Negative Furniture Reviews Give you the...
How to glean important information from online furniture customer reviews.
5 Tips for Shopping for Used Furniture
Are you shopping for used furniture? Here are some tips you might find useful.
Chair and a Half
Just what is a chair and a half, what makes it special and where to use one.
Safety Tips for Fire Pits
Fire pits are increasing in popularity because they can be used year round in your back yard. These tips will help you use them safely.
How To Find Your Furnishing Style
Do you know what your furnishing style is?
Kids Bunk Beds
There are many different kind of kids bunk beds available. Take a look at different kinds to help you select the best bunk bed for your child. Page 4.
Harden Furniture
A look at furniture from Harden.
Cleaning Outdoor Furniture
Cleaning outdoor furniture can prolong its life, and keep it looking attractive.
How to Furnish an Apartment
How to furnish an apartment. Furniture.
Ready to Assemble Custom Sofas from Simplicity...
Ready to assemble sofas that fit into tight spaces
Tempur-Pedic Mattress Reviews
Tempurpedic mattress reviews.
Using Color in Outdoor Furniture
Wake up your outdoor space or patio with a shot of color in your outdoor furniture.
Trends for Outdoor and Patio Furniture
Trends for outdoor and patio furniture.
Definition of Bombe. Furniture.
Q&A With Rick Dale of History Channel's...
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How Long Does it Take for Sofa Delivery?
How long does it take for sofa delivery?
3 Modern Sleepers for Small Spaces, Apartments
Here are 3 modern sleepers for small spaces and apartments.
How to Prevent Furniture Tip-Over Injuries
Furniture tip-over injuries for children have increased. Learn how to prevent falling furniture.
How to Furnish a Dining Room
Do you know what furniture you need for your dining room?
Under-Bed Storage Solutions for Kids Rooms
Find under-bed storage solutions for kids rooms.
Which Medium Priced Living Room Group is Best...
How to find the best medium priced living room group.
Why are Kiln Dried Sofa Frames Better?
Why are kiln dried sofa frames better for the overall quality of a sofa? Find out here.
Paula Deen Home River House Collection
The River House collection from Universal's Paula Deen Home.
Paula Deen Down Home Collection - Paula's...
Universal Furniture and Paula Deen, best known for her southern style cooking, got together to create these furniture collections. Paula Deen's furniture line is in keeping with the the down home style of her TV shows such as Paula's Best Dishes and Paula's Home Cooking. Page 13.
Using Gel Fuel Fireplaces
Gel fuel fireplaces can be a versatile solution if you need to add a fireplace to your home.
Top 10 Furniture Retailers
Take a look at the top 10 furniture retailers in the United States. They come in all sizes with different price points and types of merchandise.
5 Essentials for a Guest Room
5 essentials for a guest room. Furniture.
Transitional Style in Furniture and Home...
About the Transitional style in furniture and home furnishings.

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