Buying Guide: Dining Room

Buying Guide: Dining Room
Whether you dream of dazzling dinner parties or cozy family get-togethers, your new dining set will play a major role. The great news is that there is a style out there for everyone. But with so many choices, there are certain considerations you should keep in mind. Estimating Needs The first step you should take ...

Buying Guide: Home Office

Buying Guide: Home Office
Before you begin your shopping trip, take some time to think about your requirements. This guide will help you hone in on what you need. Measure the space Home office furniture varies widely in scale, so the first step anyone should take is to measure the room, or the space within a multi-function room, it ...

Updating your furniture on a budget can be easy and beautiful; some tips

Updating your furniture on a budget can be easy and beautiful; some tips
  For many homeowners, spring has brought the itch for change but not the money to do much about it. But that doesn’t mean you’re stuck with Aunt Edna’s floral couch another year. More and more homeowners are rolling up their sleeves and refurbishing tables, chairs and couches themselves, designers say. Frugality and practicality are ...

8 ways of choosing furniture for your cramped condo unit

8 ways of choosing furniture for your cramped condo unit
In France, Stephanie Kienle was once caught in a bind—she had to maximize whatever space her 25-square-meter condo unit could afford her. She needed to throw in all her stuff into the little living hole she had gotten. Our living space just doesn’t usually meet our space requirements. This perennial dilemma is common to most ...

Modify your home using furniture

Modify your home using furniture
The way one buys a furniture mirrors a lot of the homeowner’s personality. But more than reflecting the person’s lifestyle and needs, having the right furnishings can make one’s home look and feel comfortable. “The right furniture pieces always make your home the most ideal place to be in after a very hectic day,” admits ...