When you have kids, it's important to have kid-friendly furniture in your home. Not just in their bedrooms, although of course that's a must, but also in common areas like living rooms. However, kid-friendly doesn't have to mean juvenile or... Read more »
Painting a baby's room pink or blue is a thing of the past. Instead, today's parents are opting for more gender-neutral nursery designs. Whether it's because the gender is a surprise or you just want to buck tradition, each nursery should b... Read more »
To create a playroom, first think about your child and how they will use the space. As they grow, the playroom will need to continue to offer a place to learn, express themselves and have fun. Depending on the space in your home, a playroom... Read more »
Finding the right place for your child to do homework is a great way to start them off on the road to success. Ideally, you are looking for a calm, quiet, uncluttered, well-lit space that has easy access to the supplies your young student n... Read more »
Young kids don’t feel the same compelling need for privacy that teens and adults do. And many adults will fondly remember younger years spent bunking with their siblings. There are many benefits of kids sharing a room:... Read more »
Kids and pets live in a space with a different kind of vigor than adults. There is often free-spirited rambunctiousness, joie de verve, and of course messes. Whether it is thundering feet running through the house, wagging tails or tufts of... Read more »
Cribs are such an important purchase for new parents since babies spend so much of their time sleeping. Consumer reports notes that cribs are by far the safest place to settle your little one as they are the most widely regulated sleep surf... Read more »
As your kid enters his or her teen years, they will probably want to change their bedroom to reflect their stage in life. While their room will still be a place to sleep and dress, but now instead of using it for nap time and playing ... Read more »
Having a baby in the house puts your living room into a whole new perspective. There are changes you’ll want to make from day one to prepare for extra spills and create soft secure surfaces. Though many babyproofing change... Read more »
Childhood is a magical time and one great way to encourage your kids’ imaginations and inspire their dreams is to create a themed bedroom. No matter their age or your budget, you can create a room to ignite their interest.... Read more »
Versatile and hardworking, these bedroom storage mainstays there are slight differences between a dresser and chest of drawers. Though both contain multiple drawers, they differ in design and size. Either one might be great for your home, d . . .
When furnishing a house, a lot of terms get thrown around that can be confusing. Perhaps one of the most enduring mysteries is the difference between an ottoman and a footstool. In fact, these names are not interchangeable, as there are sig . . .
The terms sideboard, buffet and credenza are often used interchangeably to describe a common and useful piece of dining room furniture. While these are all long, low profile storage and service pieces, they differ in several ways. Variances . . .