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  • Create your own space to relax, think about important things, enjoy, and spoil yourself.

    How to Create a Boudoir

    How to Create a Boudoir

    by Wendy Iturrizaga27

  • Are you looking for the softest sheets on the market that don't require ironing? Turns out the answer is high-thread-count cotton percale.

    Which No-Iron Sheets Are the Softest?

    Which No-Iron Sheets Are the Softest?

    by s.carver7

  • Don't buy an expensive store bought backyard garden swing. Make your own from a pallet. It's an easy and inexpensive project which creates a space in your backyard to getaway and relax.

    DIY Chaise Lounge Pallet Swing for $150

    DIY Chaise Lounge Pallet Swing for $150

    by William Green0

  • A marble table can be a beautiful addition to any room, but is marble the best choice for your home? This article will help you decide.

    The Pros and Cons of Marble Tables

    The Pros and Cons of Marble Tables

    by Frank Thompson0

  • Create your own custom, reasonably priced skylight shade. Find the supplies, step-by-step instructions, and reference photos below.

    How to Make a Skylight Shade

    How to Make a Skylight Shade

    by Muse Peggy23

  • Buying an IKEA bed in the U.S. might be something you are unfamiliar with. It will have a few parts, assembly will be necessary, and a lot of people do not get all the parts necessary on the first try.

    How to Buy an IKEA Bed

    How to Buy an IKEA Bed

    by sconnelly71129

  • I refinished and updated an heirloom high chair that was first purchased in 1914 for my expectant great grandmother. In this article, I share my process, as well as tips and tricks for bringing an antique into the 21st century.

    Grandpa's High Chair: How to Refinish and Update an Antique

    Grandpa's High Chair: How to Refinish and Update an Antique

    by Rug Writer11

  • Are you getting ready to set up your first home? You might not know what you need, so check out our list of the top picks for newbie furniture buyers.

    6 Top Furniture Picks for Your New Home

    6 Top Furniture Picks for Your New Home

    by Linda Chechar2

  • 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.

    A Real Nectar Mattress Review

    A Real Nectar Mattress Review

    by Audrey Lancho0

  • This guide will give you tips on how to import furniture from China. Shun De 顺德 wholesale furniture city, near Guangzhou is the best place for buying cheap furniture at wholesale price.

    Guide to Buying and Importing Furniture From China

    Guide to Buying and Importing Furniture From China

    by Kamal Mohta50

  • Folks love living in lofts and working in open-plan offices. The barrier-free lifestyle has its advantages; however, sometimes a fella just needs a little privacy.

    DIY Cardboard Tube Screens

    DIY Cardboard Tube Screens

    by Fairus Mohd Aziz2

  • 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.

    How to Choose the Best Mattress for Heavy or Larger People

    How to Choose the Best Mattress for Heavy or Larger People

    by Reginald Thomas0

  • 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.

    Review: What Does the BedStory Mattress Really Feel Like?

    Review: What Does the BedStory Mattress Really Feel Like?

    by Kate Daily2

  • Easy tutorial with how-to instructions for painting vintage furniture using chalk paint for an old-world matte finish including tips for finding the perfect décor pieces, supplies and steps.

    How to Use Chalk Paint to Renew Vintage Furniture

    How to Use Chalk Paint to Renew Vintage Furniture

    by WheelerWife6

  • Books stacked on tables, floors, and double deep on shelves. There are many types and styles of bookcases available today and many different woodworking plans to build your own.

    Different Types of Bookcases

    Different Types of Bookcases

    by Emma Ros1

  • A swivel bar stool is another one of those modern conveniences that have become a fixture in everyday life. They can really add some magic to your home. This article explains the basics of swivel bar stools and how to find the correct height, select materials, and more.

    Swivel Bar Stool Guide

    Swivel Bar Stool Guide

    by katapault2

  • Save money by creating a beautiful larger dining table yourself to fit your growing family. It's easy and quick and costs less that $100!

    How to Make Your Dining Table Bigger

    How to Make Your Dining Table Bigger

    by poowool518

  • Don't be intimidated by all the pieces—the "Helmer" drawer storage cabinet is easier to put together than you might think! Step-by-step, easy-to-understand instructions with photos!

    How to Put Together an Ikea "Helmer" Drawer Unit

    How to Put Together an Ikea "Helmer" Drawer Unit

    by SmartAndFun11

  • 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.

    Renovating a Writing Desk Bureau to Retain Patina

    Renovating a Writing Desk Bureau to Retain Patina

    by Arthur Russ12

  • I would like to share my experience with you about my recent search for and purchase of a memory foam mattress. Hopefully, this will help you make a decision, as well as help you to avoid some of the mistakes I made.

    My Experience Purchasing a Memory Foam Mattress

    My Experience Purchasing a Memory Foam Mattress

    by Ellen Gregory2

  • You can live a good life without compromising your health, style, and nature. Replacing conventional synthetic pillows with organic pillows, including organic kapok pillow, is healthy and eco-friendly. Here are the six top benefits of organic kapok pillows.

    Top 6 Benefits of Organic Kapok Pillows

    Top 6 Benefits of Organic Kapok Pillows

    by Kejanny3

  • Using wicker baskets as functional and decorative storage will beautify your home and make all that effort so worth it!

    Organizing Your Home With Baskets

    Organizing Your Home With Baskets

    by Linda Chechar7

  • 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.

    Review: What Does the Sweetnight Mattress Really Feel Like?

    Review: What Does the Sweetnight Mattress Really Feel Like?

    by Kate Daily2

  • If you have a garden bench or other outdoor furniture that is in need of a new look, you can make the repairs yourself and save money. This article explores the best methods for restoring a cast iron or wooden bench.

    DIY—How to Restore a Cast Iron and Wood Garden Bench

    DIY—How to Restore a Cast Iron and Wood Garden Bench

    by RentedMule29

  • 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.

    Timeless Classic: How a Windsor Chair Is Made

    Timeless Classic: How a Windsor Chair Is Made

    by Tony Peirce1

  • Do you really need to replace your mattress after eight years? Or is that simply a scam concocted by mattress companies? Read on to find out the truth.

    Should You Replace Your Mattress?

    Should You Replace Your Mattress?

    by L C David6

  • When you love to entertain, a dining table is almost essential. But how big should it be? What do you do if you don't have room? This article answers those questions, and more!

    Dining Tables: What Size Should They Be?

    Dining Tables: What Size Should They Be?

    by Lesley Charalambides1

  • Are you in love with the industrial furniture look but don't want to shell out the cash to buy the perfect pieces for your home? I'll show you how you can build your own affordable industrial wood-and-steel bookshelf!

    How to Build Your Own Industrial Bookshelf

    How to Build Your Own Industrial Bookshelf

    by ToriM4

  • After sitting outside for many years, your patio furniture might get a bit tired and ugly. On this DIY page, you will find out how I easily painted my wrought iron chairs and made them look new.

    DIY: How to Paint a Vintage, Wrought Iron Chair

    DIY: How to Paint a Vintage, Wrought Iron Chair

    by Mickie Gee15

  • 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!

    Acesleep Mattress: The Best Memory Foam for Side Sleepers?

    Acesleep Mattress: The Best Memory Foam for Side Sleepers?

    by Kate Daily4

  • When dying wood you can skip the regular wood stains available and use products you might have in your kitchen or laundry right now!

    DIY: Stain Wood With Fabric Dye

    DIY: Stain Wood With Fabric Dye

    by Pam Irie13

  • Warm weather is on the way, and it is time to furnish your outdoor area. Can't decide on a furniture style? This article breaks it down and makes it easy to choose the perfect furniture for your outdoor living spaces.

    The Various Styles of Outdoor Furniture

    The Various Styles of Outdoor Furniture

    by Linda Chechar11

  • You don't necessarily have to spend tons of money on a plush mattress to sleep well at night. Here is some help on how to make a firm mattress softer, no matter what your budget may be.

    How to Make a Firm Mattress Softer

    How to Make a Firm Mattress Softer

    by CennyWenny17

  • As a 25 year veteran in the furniture repair industry, I have developed an eye for quality furniture. On occasion I come across a product that surprises me. When I do, I like to share my surprise with my customers. Stressless recliners by Ekornes is one of those products. I am giving it five stars, my highest rating.

    Stressless Ekornes Recliners Get a Five Star Rating

    Stressless Ekornes Recliners Get a Five Star Rating

    by Aaron Rushing2

  • Some manufacturers use the word "leather" for all kinds of cheap products. It’s important to learn the jargon to know what you are getting for your dollar. Learn what questions to ask before buying.

    Leather Furniture Guide: Top Grain to Bonded Leather

    Leather Furniture Guide: Top Grain to Bonded Leather

    by PhitablelAmp29

  • Although it is primarily the place where you are supposed to sleep, I don’t think I am mistaken in assuming that you spend quite a lot of time there even when awake. If so, you need lots of things!

    Top 10 Things Your Bedroom Needs

    Top 10 Things Your Bedroom Needs

    by SweetDesign3

  • Reupholstering chairs is an easy home improvement project anyone can do: there is no sewing required. If you can use a staple gun and a pair of scissors, you can upholster a dining room chair! Give your house a new, fresh look with this simple DIY project.

    How to Reupholster a Dining Room Chair

    How to Reupholster a Dining Room Chair

    by Leah Lefler10

  • Everybody loves IKEA but nobody wants that "out of the box" style in their home. This article lists 5 easy ways to customize your IKEA furniture and make it completely individual.

    5 Ways to Customize Ikea Furniture

    5 Ways to Customize Ikea Furniture

    by edelhaus6

  • Leather chairs and furniture sometimes lose thier luster. That doesn't mean you need to throw them out and get new! Leather tear and seam repairs can be done easily at home to restore your leather!

    Leather Seam Repairs Made Easy

    Leather Seam Repairs Made Easy

    by Karen1

  • Knowing what rugs are made of is an essential purchasing factor for your home. Check out this quick guide describing the most commonly used fibers for rugs and their pros and cons.

    Choosing an Area Rug by Fiber Content

    Choosing an Area Rug by Fiber Content

    by Linda Chechar2

  • RTA cabinets are ready to assemble. Want to know if RTA cabinets will work in your home? I'm a 50-something mom who gave it a try. Read about my experience building 31 cabinets in two weeks!

    What Are RTA Cabinets?

    What Are RTA Cabinets?

    by Virginia Kearney6

  • 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.

    Choosing an Area Rug by Construction Method

    Choosing an Area Rug by Construction Method

    by Linda Chechar0

  • Trying to decide on the most comfortable set of sheets? Learn some of the basics to help you compare fabrics and make the perfect choice for the best night's sleep.

    The Perfect Bed Sheets for Sweet Dreams

    The Perfect Bed Sheets for Sweet Dreams

    by Linda Chechar4

  • Burl wood, sometimes called burlwood, makes a fabulous material for furniture. Tips on building your own beautiful and very unique wooden coffee table from burl wood.

    Build Your Own Unique Burl Wood Coffee Table

    Build Your Own Unique Burl Wood Coffee Table

    by Dan Harmon17

  • Vinegar never looked so good! Chevron kitchen table tutorial using vinegar and steel wool. The results are lovely, natural, and won't break the bank. Use this simple trick to revamp most wood items.

    DIY Decorating - Staining Wood with Vinegar

    DIY Decorating - Staining Wood with Vinegar

    by Heather Rode28

  • This is a review of the Zinus SmartBase Mattress Frame available on Amazon. I recently purchased two of these mattress frame platform bases. Check out my review for a detailed account of my purchase!

    Amazon Mattress Frame Review: The Zinus SmartBase

    Amazon Mattress Frame Review: The Zinus SmartBase

    by Brian Cappoen0

  • Mattress donation is a great way to help those in need—if your mattress is in good condition. Here you'll find a boatload of information on how to donate a mattress and improve the mattress you own.

    Don't Just Throw Out Your Old Mattresses, Donate Them!

    Don't Just Throw Out Your Old Mattresses, Donate Them!

    by Brian Anderson53

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