This article will break down our straightforward renovation and reupholstering of four oak vintage Ercol dining chairs. This includes cleaning, wood staining and beeswax polish of the wooden chairs, and the recycling of the dark brown suede backed faux leather for the seat covers.
Do you have an old, uninteresting piece of furniture and absolutely no idea what to do with it? Hold off on that junkyard trip! With only a few standard things you probably have in your garage, you can breathe new life into your old, ugly furniture pieces.
There are many different types of antique chairs, and each has a unique appearance. Use this guide to learn how to identify the different styles.
Do you have an awkward space in your home where standard furniture just won’t fit? We did. Our solution was to design and build our own furniture to fit the space.
Sweetnight released their new 12-inch Gel Memory Foam mattress. With a host of features to keep sleepers cool and more gel memory foam than most mattresses, this is one bed that's sure to not leave you disappointed.
Simple guide to renovation of upholstered solid oak dining chairs with carved backs, using unconventional materials for the seats padding; sympathetic makeover to retain patina, including making replacement front stretcher, and repairing broken coiled spring.
Sympathetic repairs and modifications to an old writing desk bureau to retain its patina, including a couple of minor changes to the design to improve the fit of the pigeon-holes and to make better use of storage space between the legs.
After years of tossing and turning on a hand-me-down Queen, my husband and I opted for an upgrade to a King Size and began to research mattresses. The best we found was Nectar, and the 365 day free return was a real selling point. The Nectar has proven itself a comfortable and supportive mattress.
The BedStory mattress is making big waves online in the mattress-in-a-box world. It's incredibly cheap and customers report almost universally positive experiences with the mattress. So my husband and I had to get one to find out! These are our opinions about this unique mattress.
In my never-ending quest to find the perfect mattress for side sleepers, I tried the Acesleep mattress. I think I may just have found the best memory foam for side sleepers and hot sleepers. This is a new mattress on the block and it just might take the cake!
In this author’s opinion, a handmade Windsor chair is the most comfortable wooden chair there is. It’s a timeless classic built to last for generations. The purpose of this article is to describe how a continuous arm Windsor chair is made, while detailing the tools needed to accomplish the task.
Is the Casper mattress hot, comfortable or even worth the price at all? Here's my honest take on what I loved and what wasn't so great about this unique mattress.
This is my experience with the Sweetnight gel memory foam mattress. Here I'll help you make the decision if it's right for you. Frankly, it's an amazing mattress for the price but there is at least one thing you should be aware of before ordering.
Construction is how a rug is made. Whether a rug is a machine-woven or hand-hooked, the construction relates to quality. Each method determines the look, texture and durability. Here are the most common rug constructions you'll see when you're choosing a rug.
If you are a heavy or a larger person looking for your next mattress, you will need more than just the run-of-the-mill set to sleep on. This article will outline the steps necessary for you to take in order to choose the best mattress for heavy people.
Simple instructions for making a quick and easy faux-fur slipcover for an ottoman or storage cube. No sewing machine required!
A concerned mother's review on the Purple Mattress and the dreaded white powder. Is this powder a toxic addition to this popular mattress?
An honest review of the popular Purple brand mattress. Plus the difference between ordering the mattress from Amazon.com or Purple.com.
You're staring at your giant pile of books, wondering which bookcase you should buy to shelve them all. Or maybe you're buying online or building something custom. Here's the simple math you'll need.
Overall, Wayfair.com is a great place to buy furniture at affordable prices. Here are some things you should consider before buying on Wayfair, especially if you've never shopped there before.
It's hard to pick the perfect bar stool, especially if you're shopping online. Here are a few tips for buying the right ones.
A child's playroom is enhanced by making colorful, one-of-a-kind play furniture, while saving parents & grandparents money. Re-purposing discards provides a unique play thing & helps the environment.
My search to find a good quality, made in the USA adjustable bed base that wasn’t overloaded with features or made using skimpy parts.
The Hemnes Bed is a great, low cost bed frame. That is, until it starts to squeak. Try these solutions to help you get some sleep.
About 72% of people sleep on their sides. This gives the mattress industry a number of comfort levels to produce for the consumer. This article will explore the best Mattress for Side Sleepers With Back Pain - 2020 Reviews
Moving a mattress upstairs is difficult, but what if it's too big to fit up the stairway? Here are some tips for how to get the bed size you want in the place you need it.
If you've been thinking about reupholstering your couch or sofa but don't know where to start, I break things down for you here so that the task doesn't seem so daunting! With photos and videos to guide you.