If you’ve been shopping for wood furniture, you may have been told that solid wood is better than veneers…or vice versa. In fact, solid wood and veneers are both good things. Knowing how they differ helps you evaluate what&rsqu... Read more »
Let’s face it, furniture is an investment. Most people hold on to a sofa for 10 years or more. But as an occasional shopper, how do you figure out if the sofa that caught your eye will make it for the long haul? There are telltale clu... Read more »
The concept of going green has saturated the public consciousness, extending even to the furnishings we put in our homes. You might wonder, what exactly is eco-friendly furniture and how can I incorporate it into my decor? Luckily, there ar... Read more »
Casegood is a term used in the furniture industry to refer to non-upholstered wood furniture, typically for living room, dining room and bedroom. This includes dining tables, china cabinets, coffee and side tables, media centers, dressers a... Read more »
Maintaining the beauty and luster of your wood furniture is easy with a bit of diligence and care. Some wood surfaces get more use (and abuse) than others. Living room tables and everyday dining tables get constant use. They are... Read more »
Spring is a great time to take a fresh look at what you are doing to keep our home furnishings clean and well maintained. Spring showers bring in more than just flowers – this time of year we see more dust and pollen in the air ... Read more »
Because it's often tied to the height of the mattress, there is no standard nightstand height. In general, it is easier to raise your arms than to lower them when you are in bed. With that in mind, the rule of thumb is to have your nightsta . . .
When looking for the right desk for a home office or study, most people are just as concerned with comfort as they are with style. You've probably heard that sitting incorrectly over long periods of time can have negative effects on your ba . . .
The dining table is a major focal point of any home. It's where family and friends congregate to share stories, laugh, and enjoy home-cooked meals. Dining room table dimensions and shapes can also set the mood of the room. Rectangular is re . . .