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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.
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.
7 Popular Types of Chairs
There are so many different kinds of chairs. take a look at some of them.
How to Judge the Quality of Wood Furniture
How do you check wood furniture for quality? Here is some helpful information.
A Review and Background of La-Z-Boy Furniture
A review of La-Z-Boy Furniture.
Talking With Dr. David About Recliners and Back...
Dr. David thinks recliners are good for back health.
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.
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.
8 Must-Know Tips about Furnishing a Small...
Furnishing a small dining room can pose some challenges.
All About Thomasville Furniture
Thomasville Furniture is one of the oldest and best known furniture brands in the US.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Using Visual Weight in Decorating
Using visual weight in decorating lets you take many different approaches in creating an interior.
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.
Dining Table Shapes
Since there are many dining table shapes, see which one best serves your purpose.
Measure a Sofa Like a Pro
Do you know how to measure a sofa? Here are the instructions.
Our Top 13 Tips for Buying a Great Sofa
Buying a sofa? Check out these 13 tips for buying a great sofa.
The Single Best Way to Clean Leather Furniture...
The best way to clean leather furniture gently.
Our Review of Lane Furniture
Learn about what Lane Furniture offers.
8 Companies That Sell American-Made Furniture
Some manufacturers of American made furniture.
What Are Accent Colors?
What are accent colors? Furniture.
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
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.
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.
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.
Our Review of Broyhill Furniture
A review of Broyhill Furniture.
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 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 Run a Successful Furniture Retail Store
Are you looking to tweak your furniture retail store? Here are some furniture retail basics.
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.
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.
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.
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Sofa
Learn how to avoid these 5 sofa buying mistakes.
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.
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.
Perspectives Dining Room Table With Storage -...
The Perspectives dining room table from Broyhill Furniture.
Measuring a Space for Furniture
Learn how to take measurements of your home before you buy furniture.
Before You Buy a Dining Chair
What makes a dining chair perfect for your dining room? How it looks is important, but the real secret is first paying attention to other factors.
How to Choose a Dining Room Rug
How to choose a dining room rug.
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.
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.
Interior Design Basics
Learn how interior design basics can be applied.
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.
Different Types of Floor Lamps for Lighting
There are different types of floor lamps for lighting a room.
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.
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.
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.
Before You Buy a Bunk Bed
Learn how to pick the right bunk bed for your child's room.
How to Salvage Furniture After Flooding
How to save furniture that hasn't suffered heavy damage after flooding.
Quick Guides for Buying 10 Basic Furniture Pieces
Have you ever wondered what you should know before buying furniture?
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.
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.
How to Save Money When You Buy Furniture
There are many ways to save money when you buy furniture.
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.
Finding Bargains at Furniture Clearance Centers
Furniture clearance centers are a tremendous resource for finding furniture bargains. Discover the potential.
8 Questions to Ask Before Buying Furniture
Define your needs and preferences before you buy furniture by asking these eight crucial questions.
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.
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.
Restoration Hardware Furniture and Accessories
Furniture and accessories from Restoration Hardware. Page 9.
Furniture for a Home Office
Some essential furniture for the home office.
How to Furnish a Dining Room
Do you know what furniture you need for your dining room?
Brackets and Straps for Furniture Tip Over...
Safety straps and brackets help prevent furniture tip overs.
How to Buy Vintage Furniture
Vintage furniture, what is it and how to buy.
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.
Care and Cleaning for Varnished Wood Furniture
How to care for and clean varnished wood furniture.
Dining Room Furniture Guide
A dining room furniture guide.
What is Vintage Furniture?
You hear the term vintage furniture often enough, but do you know what exactly vintage furniture is? Find out here.
How to Buy a Daybed
Tips for buying a daybed. Furniture.
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.
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.
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.
Artificial Christmas Tree Storage
Find storage boxes or totes for your Christmas tree.
What is FSC-Certified Wood?
FSC-certified wood is a guaranty that the wood comes from a sustainable source. Find out more.
How Often Should You Replace Mattresses?
Should mattresses be replaced regularly, and how often should one do it?
Re-purposing Furniture
Re-purposing furniture is a great way to find a new life for it.
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.
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.
Wicker Patio Furniture Care and Cleaning
Wicker patio furniture is easy to care for. Some tips on its care and cleaning.
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.
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.
Create an Allergy Free Home with the Right...
Let furniture help keep your home allergy free.
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.
How to Avoid Bunk Bed Injuries
The risk of bunk bed injuries can be minimized by observing safety rules and considering these tips for finding bunk beds with safe construction.
This is When You Shouldn't Buy Used Furniture
Sometimes used furniture is not such a great bargain.
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.
How to Choose a Mattress Size
Choose a mattress size that will help you sleep better.
Mid-Century Modern Style
An overview of classic furniture style from roughly the mid-1930s to mid-1960s.
Slipcovers for Sofas, Chairs and Loveseats
Slipcovers for sofas, chairs and loveseats.
Find a Fire Pit for Patios and Decks
A fire pit adds drama and excitement to patios and decks.
Avoid Furniture Buying Mistakes
What are the most common mistakes people make when buying furniture? Here are the top ten. Page 2.
10 Ideas for Creating a Holiday Table Centerpiece
Create centerpieces for holiday tables using easily accessible objects and easy to follow instructions.
How to Identify Different Parts of a Sofa
Some commonly used sofa terms: Sofa Arms, Backs, Construction and Seats Terminology.
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.
3 Affordable Ashley Furniture Sofas
Ashley manufactures very affordable furniture, and these 3 Ashley sofas are very affordable indeed.
Do Negative Furniture Reviews Give you the...
How to glean important information from online furniture customer reviews.
What is Retro Style Furniture?
What is retro style furniture?
How to Mix Traditional and Modern Furniture...
Mix pieces of modern and traditional furniture to get your very own style.
Accent Furniture
Definition of furniture term Accent Furniture
Where to Buy Discontinued Furniture
About finding discontinued furniture.
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.
5 Gaming Chairs
Find a gaming chair for your needs.
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 3.
5 Tips for Shopping for Used Furniture
Are you shopping for used furniture? Here are some tips you might find useful.
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.
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.
Slipper Chair
Learn about slipper chairs. Furniture.
Quick Fixes for Wood Surfaces
Surface scratches and water stains on wood can be easily fixed using polishes and common household materials, such as crayons, nuts, toothpaste and iodine.
Where to Find the Best Memorial Day Furniture...
About Memorial Day sales, and where to find the best deals.
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 to Use Tiki Torches
Learn how to use tiki torches safely.
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.
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.
Contemporary Style
Do you like a simple uncluttered look? You might have an affinity for contemporary style.
Furnish a Student Apartment
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.
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.
Is it Time to Ditch This Old Sofa Bed?
When should you replace your sofa bed.
How to Find the Right Mattress When You Have...
How to find the right mattress when you have back problems.
Furnishing a Small Space
Learn how to furnish a small space to its fullest potential.
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.
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.
December Furniture Deals
Find accessories and furniture deals for December holiday and year end sales.
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.
Taking Measurements for Furniture and Decorating
Taking measurements for furniture and decorating.
3 Different Mattress Types
3 different types of mattresses.
Hidden Costs When Buying Furniture
There are hidden costs when buying furniture. Find out what they are and if you can avoid them.
Tips for Smarter Small Space Living
Small living spaces can be easier to manage when you know how to plan smarter.
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.
Wicker: What Is It?
Wicker is a a very popular material for outdoor or patio furniture. Find out what wicker is.
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.
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.
Upholstered Beds
Upholstered headboards or fabric beds are found in many styles, shapes and sizes.
How to Prevent Furniture Tip-Over Injuries
Furniture tip-over injuries for children have increased. Learn how to prevent falling furniture.
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.
Profile of Keno Brothers
A profile of the Keno Brothers from the Antiques Roadshow, and their own collection of modern furniture based on antiques.
Why are Kiln Dried Sofa Frames Better?
Why are kiln dried sofa frames better for the overall quality of a sofa? Find out here.
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