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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.
2014 Black Friday Furniture Deals
Black Friday is a great day for finding great deals on furniture. You can check out some of the great deals right here.
8 Ways to Get Rid of an Old Sofa
How to safely get rid of a used sofa and other upholstered furniture.
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.
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.
Major Furniture Sales Events
There are a few different major furniture sales events throughout the year. Find what to buy and when to buy it.
How to Judge the Quality of a Sofa
Ever wonder how to judge a sofa for quality? It's what's on the inside more than just the looks.
Bicast Leather: Is it Really 100% Leather?
In a word, no. Bicast leather also known as bycast leather, bi-cast leather or PU leather, is a leather byproduct.
What You Need to Know Before You Buy a Sleeper...
Are you shopping for a sleeper sofa? Here's a guide to different kinds of sleeper sofas.
How to Judge the Quality of Wood Furniture
How do you check wood furniture for quality? Here is some helpful information.
7 Popular Types of Chairs
There are so many different kinds of chairs. take a look at some of them.
A Review and Background of La-Z-Boy Furniture
A review of La-Z-Boy Furniture.
What Is the Best Sofa Upholstery Fabric for...
Not all upholstery will work when you are a cat or dog owner. Remember to factor in your pets when you go upholstery shopping.
Is There a Difference Between Hand-Knotted and...
Learn the different ways hand-knotted and hand-tufted rugs differ from each other: value, life span, cost, and manufacturing.
3 Different Types of Leather Used in Furniture
There are mainly 3 different types of leather used for furniture and each has its own special characteristics, advantages and disadvantages.
All About Thomasville Furniture
Thomasville Furniture is one of the oldest and best known furniture brands in the US.
Dining Table Shapes
Since there are many dining table shapes, see which one best serves your purpose.
Our Top 13 Tips for Buying a Great Sofa
Buying a sofa? Check out these 13 tips for buying a great sofa.
8 Must-Know Tips about Furnishing a Small...
Furnishing a small dining room can pose some challenges.
How to Choose the Right 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.
What You Need to Consider 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.
Talking With Dr. David About Recliners and Back...
Dr. David thinks recliners are good for back health.
Measure a Sofa Like a Pro
Do you know how to measure a sofa? Here are the instructions.
Choosing the Right Reclining Chairs for Your Home
Choosing the right recliner is important because a recliner can be the most comfortable chair in your house.
The Basic Principles of Interior Design
Learn the basic interior design principles of balance, rhythm, harmony, emphasis and proportion to create a superbly designed room.
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.
How to Price Your Used Furniture to Sell
You might run into difficulties when pricing used furniture. Here are some tips to help you do the job
8 Companies That Sell American-Made Furniture
Some manufacturers of American made furniture.
Our Review of Lane Furniture
Learn about what Lane Furniture offers.
CFLs: Love 'Em or Leave 'Em?
There are many advantages and disadvantages to CFLs.
Common Construction Terms for Wood Furniture
Construction terms for wood furniture can be puzzling at times. Here is some wood construction terminology.
The Single Best Way to Clean Leather Furniture...
The best way to clean leather furniture gently.
Arranging Furniture: It's All about Using Empty...
Arranging furniture is all about using empty space to create flow. Here are some guidelines to get you started.
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.
What Are Accent Colors?
What are accent colors? Furniture.
Before You Buy a Dining Chair
What to look for before selecting a dining chair.
6 Must-Know 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.
Perspectives Dining Room Table With Storage -...
The Perspectives dining room table from Broyhill Furniture.
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.
Measuring a Space for Furniture
Learn how to take measurements of your home before you buy furniture.
Our Review of Broyhill Furniture
A review of Broyhill Furniture.
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Sofa
Learn how to avoid these 5 sofa 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.
Using Gel Fuel Fireplaces
Gel fuel fireplaces can be a versatile solution if you need to add a fireplace to your home without the mess of traditional wood burning fireplaces.
How to Choose a Dining Room Rug
How to choose a dining room rug.
Your Complete Guide to Buying New 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.
How to Run a Successful Furniture Retail Store
Are you looking to tweak your furniture retail store? Here are some furniture retail basics.
Fabric Cleanability Code
To clean an upholstered piece, refer to its cleanability code as it helps to decide on the most appropriate method of cleaning.
Top 10 Tips for Decorating With Rugs
There are many different ways to use a rug in a room's decor. Here are ten tips for doing so.
Before You Buy a Bunk Bed
Learn how to pick the right bunk bed for your child's room.
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 9.
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.
Different Types of Floor Lamps for Lighting
There are different types of floor lamps for lighting a room.
Cyber Monday 2014 Buys for Furniture and Home...
Merchants with online furniture and home furnishings deals. Page 2.
Where to Find the Best Memorial Day Furniture...
About Memorial Day sales, and where to find the best deals.
Interior Design Basics
Learn how interior design basics can be applied.
Refinishing Your Wood Furniture? Avoid These 9...
Most common mistakes when refinishing wood furniture arise from being in too much of a hurry. Find out how you can prevent them.
Garden Gate Daybed
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 17.
How to Buy a Daybed
Tips for buying a daybed. Furniture.
Paula Deen Down Home Collection - Paula's Dish...
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 14.
Gathering Table with Corrie's Chair, Paula Deen...
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 18.
Care and Cleaning for Varnished Wood Furniture
How to care for and clean varnished wood furniture.
8 Questions to Ask Before Buying Furniture
Define your needs and preferences before you buy furniture by asking these eight crucial questions.
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.
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 15.
What is Vintage Furniture?
You hear the term vintage furniture often enough, but do you know what exactly vintage furniture is? Find out here.
Top 10 Furniture Buying Mistakes
Take a look at the most common top 10 furniture buying mistakes.
Tempur-Pedic Mattresses
A general review of Tempur-Pedic mattresses.
Paula Deen Down Home Collection - Aunt Peggy'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 16.
How to Salvage Furniture After Flooding
How to save furniture that hasn't suffered heavy damage after flooding.
Finding Bargains at Furniture Clearance Centers
Furniture clearance centers are a tremendous resource for finding furniture bargains. Discover the potential.
High End Office Chairs
Choose the best high end office chair based on your needs. Always consider what your special requirements are and whether the chair will meet them.
Quick Guides for Buying 10 Basic Furniture Pieces
Have you ever wondered what you should know before buying furniture?
Fire-Safety for Upholstered Furniture
You can take simple steps to protect your upholstered furniture from accidental fires.
How to Save Money When You Buy Furniture
There are many ways to save money when you buy furniture.
How to Buy Vintage Furniture
Vintage furniture, what is it and how to buy.
Furniture for a Home Office
Some essential furniture for the home office.
Dining Room Furniture Guide
A dining room furniture guide.
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.
7 Great Touch-Up Kits and Polishes for Wood...
From time to time your wood furniture may need a touch up, and simple, inexpensive polishes and repair kits can keep it looking good.
How to Choose the Best Sofa for You
How to choose the best sofa for you may not be very complicated. You just need to test drive a sofa before you buy one.
Different Types of Bunk Beds
Here's a guide to different types of bunk beds for kids and the special features that each one has.
Paula Deen Home Sofa
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 12.
Pedestal Table with Mike's Chairs
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 6.
What is FSC-Certified Wood?
FSC-certified wood is a guaranty that the wood comes from a sustainable source. Find out more.
Put Your Feet Up Table
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 9.
Steel Magnolia Bed
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 8.
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.
Create an Allergy Free Home with the Right...
Let furniture help keep your home allergy free.
Paula’s Table and Chairs
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 5.
Paula Deen Down Home Collection - Family-Style...
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 19.
Wicker Patio Furniture Care and Cleaning
Wicker patio furniture is easy to care for. Some tips on its care and cleaning.
Where to Buy Discontinued Furniture
About finding discontinued furniture.
Outdoor Ornaments and Decorations for Christmas
Find outdoor decorations, lighting and ornaments for Christmas
What is Retro Style Furniture?
What is retro style furniture?
The Cameo Back Wood Chair
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 10.
How Often Should You Replace Mattresses?
Should mattresses be replaced regularly, and how often should one do it?
Rush Seat Accent Chair
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 11.
Savannah Poster Bed
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 7.
Brackets and Straps for Furniture Tip Over...
Safety straps and brackets help prevent furniture tip overs.
Should I Reupholster an Old Sofa?
If you want to reupholster an old sofa, you should consider a few things before you commit to it.
Slipcovers for Sofas, Chairs and Loveseats
Slipcovers for sofas, chairs and loveseats.
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 Furnish a Dining Room
Do you know what furniture you need for your dining room?
Do Negative Furniture Reviews Give you the...
How to glean important information from online furniture customer reviews.
Mid-Century Modern Style
An overview of classic furniture style from roughly the mid-1930s to mid-1960s.
Christmas Decorating and Furniture Arrangement
Ideas for decorating and arranging furniture for Christmas.
How to Identify Different Parts of a Sofa
Some commonly used sofa terms: Sofa Arms, Backs, Construction and Seats Terminology.
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.
3 Affordable Ashley Furniture Sofas
Ashley manufactures very affordable furniture, and these 3 Ashley sofas are very affordable indeed.
Hidden Costs When Buying Furniture
There are hidden costs when buying furniture. Find out what they are and if you can avoid them.
Ready to Assemble Custom Sofas from Simplicity...
Ready to assemble sofas that fit into tight spaces
How to Select a Comfortable Upholstered Chair
What to look for when you buy a chair for comfort - seat angle, feel, depth and quality.
How to Prevent Furniture Tip-Over Injuries
Furniture tip-over injuries for children have increased. Learn how to prevent falling furniture.
3 Different Mattress Types
3 different types of mattresses.
Slipper Chair
Learn about slipper chairs. Furniture.
How To Hold a Garage Sale
If you are moving or just looking to get rid of old furniture, you may want to know how to hold a garage sale. Here are some tips to get you started.
Radiance 7 Piece Dining Room Set
If you are looking for a clean, contemporary dining room set you might want to read about the Radiance Dining Room Set this review.
How to Use Tiki Torches
Learn how to use tiki torches safely.
Using Visual Weight in Decorating
Using visual weight in decorating lets you take many different approaches in creating an interior.
Avoid Furniture Buying Mistakes
What are the most common mistakes people make when buying furniture? Here are the top ten. Page 2.
Paula Deen Furniture Collections
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.
Re-purposing Furniture
Re-purposing furniture is a great way to find a new life for it.
Furnishing a Small Space
Learn how to furnish a small space to its fullest potential.
Restoration Hardware Furniture and Accessories
Furniture and accessories from Restoration Hardware. Page 9.
5 Gaming Chairs
Find a gaming chair for your needs.
Electric Fireplaces
Electric fireplaces give you the convenience of letting you have a fireplace in any room you desire.
How to Mix Traditional and Modern Furniture...
Mix pieces of modern and traditional furniture to get your very own style.
This is When You Shouldn't Buy Used Furniture
Sometimes used furniture is not such a great bargain.
Small Space Solutions from BoConcept
If you have a small space, solutions that let you use it more efficiently are high on your list. BoConcept offers plenty of help to let you use your small space more effectively. Page 6.
How to Find the Right Mattress When You Have...
How to find the right mattress when you have back problems.
5 Tips for Shopping for Used Furniture
Are you shopping for used furniture? Here are some tips you might find useful.
Upholstered Beds
An upholstered sleigh bed presents a classic style for the bedroom.
Furnish a Student Apartment
An off-campus apartment is an opportunity to move away from dorm room decor.
Wicker: What Is It?
Wicker is a a very popular material for outdoor or patio furniture. Find out what wicker is.
How to Use Space in Decorating
Space is what you work with when you decorate your room. Learn how to work with the space you have.
When Will the Store Deliver My Sofa?
Don't assume that it will be same day delivery or next day delivery, because different retail stores have different policies regarding furniture delivery.
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.
Find a Fire Pit for Patios and Decks
A fire pit adds drama and excitement to patios and decks.
Slipcovers as a Budget Solution for Tired...
Sofa and chair slipcovers can help you resurrect your tired furniture, or help you make seasonal changes on a budget
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.
Is it Time to Ditch This Old Sofa Bed?
When should you replace your sofa bed.
Paula’s Bar
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 4.
8 Things You Need for the Perfect Thanksgiving...
Set up your Thanksgiving table. Furniture.
How to Pick the Right Material for a Rug
When you are choosing a fiber type for rugs for your home, make your selection based on cost and usage.
Which Medium Priced Living Room Group is Best...
How to find the best medium priced living room group.
Artificial Christmas Tree Storage
Find storage boxes or totes for your Christmas tree.
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