3 November 2017
Do you have an old hardwood table that you want to breathe some new life into? You can restore an old cabinet and make it look entirely new by applying a new finish. This can be a very fun and rewarding DIY project. The hardest part of refinishing hardwood furniture is removing the existing stain finish. This article compares a few of the best methods of stain removal. It should help you decide which approach is best for your particular cabinet.
26 October 2017
Even without a nightmare, your nights can be long and uncomfortable with a spouse. The tossing and turning in bed, weight differences, if you give too much heat making you sweaty and your partner gives cold; if your spouse prefers a soft mattress and you, a firm one, you won't get much sleep. This will put a strain on your overall health, productivity and relationship. So how do you overcome these differences and still enjoy the intimacy that comes with sharing a bed?
28 September 2017
If you don't like the look of your old furniture, but you're on a tight budget, don't give up. There are quite a few ways you can breathe new life into your old furniture. With some imagination, and determination, you can redecorate your home using your original furniture. Not sure how to do it? Here are four creative ideas to get you started. Reupholster If you've got upholstered furniture that's seen better days – maybe the print is outdated, or just worn out – you can change the look by adding some new upholstery.
15 August 2017
Do you love rustic themes? If so, you may want to transform your living room with rustic decorations and other items that will go along with the theme. After all, a home with a rustic interior design could feel more comfortable and relaxing for you and your family members. Make Your Own Wooden Signs One way to add rustic decorations to the living room is to create your own wooden signs.
25 July 2017
If you have a small spare bedroom you want to convert into a home office, you may be wondering how to make the most of the available space. Consider these options to create a custom home office that provides you with the work area you need, even in a small room. Install Custom Cabinets Instead of adding a desk that takes up a lot of space in the room, consider installing custom cabinets along one wall, and adding a counter that doubles as a work space.
28 June 2017
If you don't always sleep as well as you wish, there could be some simple ways to get better-rested. Take a look around and identify if there are issues that could be interfering with your much-needed sleep and that you can resolve easily. Some things that could be impacting your sleep include: Your bed. How old is your mattress? If you can't remember when you bought your mattress, it is likely time for a new one.
12 June 2017
A traditional dining room can be a formal space. It may seem like you need to keep the space sedate to maintain its formality. However, your dining room can feel like an inviting space for both family dinners and formal entertaining. Make over your dining room with fresh style ideas. Dining Room Furniture Naturally, the center of any dining room is the furniture, especially the table. Traditional dining rooms usually feature wooden furniture.
20 May 2017
The sight of a clean couch or armchair is a lovely one, but keeping upholstery clean may seem like an impossible chore unless you cover the entire couch with a slipcover. While some companies have slipcovers that come in separate pieces for each cushion, allowing the couch to still look like a couch, for example, many other companies make slipcovers that are really just giant sheets. If you don't want the messy look of a sheetlike slipcover, but you want to keep your couch and other upholstered furniture clean, take a look at this list of things you can do.
9 May 2017
If you have finally purchased the mid-century modern wood furniture that you have coveted for a long time, then it is vital that you know how to properly care for it. The wood furniture made in this time period is known for its high quality and will last for centuries if you take good care of it while you own it. To ensure your mid-century modern furniture passes along to its next owner in excellent condition when you are finished with it, follow these tips:
17 April 2017
What you consider the perfect sofa may be completely unappealing to your friends. What your friends consider a perfect sofa may look like an ugly lump to you! Because there are so many different opinions and so many different styles of sofas, it's hard to offer specific tips for finding the sofa of your dreams. However, there are three basic principles to keep in mind as you shop for a sofa.