The Pain-Free Furniture Checklist

The Pain-Free Furniture Checklist
Many sofas and chairs can be surprisingly bad for your musculoskeletal health. But if you follow a few simple guidelines, you can find furniture that gives you the right amount of support and cushioning, just like a good pair of running shoes.  Choose firm. Look for sofas and chairs with a foam-density rating of at ...

Factors to Consider on Buying a Sofa

Factors to Consider on Buying a Sofa
Very common furniture in any living room is the sofa. However, buying a sofa must not be based on how it looks. There are certain factors that you need to consider. It must offer comfort-ability not only to your family but also to your guests. Hence, it is essential to make sure that it gives ...

Buying Guide: Sleeper Sofa

Buying Guide: Sleeper Sofa
Sleeper sofas are a great way to dual purpose a room for the occasional guest. The most important thing to remember when shopping for a sleeper sofa is to try it out. Open it up on the sales floor and lie down. If you are not comfortable, then your guests won’t be either. Many retailers ...

Buying Guide: Sofa

Buying Guide: Sofa
Here are a few things to keep in mind as you shop for your new sofa. Keep in mind that what is under all that beautiful new upholstery will make a difference in how comfortable and durable a sofa is in the long term. Take the time to “kick the tires” and understand what is ...

Pick the Perfect Sofa

Pick the Perfect Sofa
Why is shopping for a sofa so intimidating? Sometimes customers are more comfortable dropping $30,000 on a car than to pick out a $1,000 sofa (and the latter will probably last longer). Perhaps the biggest hesitation comes from a fear of making a mistake – whether it’s about how much to spend, the color, the ...