It's hard to pick the perfect bar stool, especially if you're shopping online. Here's a few tips for buying the right ones.
You want a comfortable place to sit down and relax after a hard day's work. What do you do when your couches aren't comfortable because the cushions are sagging? Easily fix the issue with plywood!
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.
The Hemnes Bed is a great, low cost bed frame...until it starts to squeak. Try these solutions to help you get some sleep.
Create your own custom, reasonably-priced skylight shade. Find the supplies, step-by-step instructions, and reference photos below.
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.
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.
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.
Wayfair.com is a great place to buy furniture at affordable prices. Here are some things you should consider before shopping with Wayfair.
No one really knows who came up with the first swivel bar stool. It's another one of those modern conveniences that have become a fixture in everyday life to the point that no one can remember a time when they did not exist. One thing is for...
This is a simple guide to getting a Audubon Bird Clock Reset so the birds are back in sync with the correct time. This make make the correct bird sing when it is the correct hour.
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!
Find out how anyone can make this beautiful bench. Its real wood and can hold at least 2 king size comforters inside.
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!
Learn the pros and cons of buying a recliner sofa. I'll share my experience, guidelines, and whether I think it was worth it or not!
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.
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.
A list of the differences between king and California king mattresses including a handy measurement chart showing other types of mattresses (queen, California queen, twin, etc.)
The power of a good night's sleep should never be underestimated. As we sleep, our body's serotonin levels are restored, our immune systems are rejuvenated and our memories are sharpened. Because sleep is so integral to our everyday functioning, it...
From folding foundations to traditional box springs, a mattress expert reviews the best ways to support your memory foam or latex mattress.
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.
I'm 6'7" and trying to find the perfect recliner and lounge chair for a tall person. I went to more than ten stores to conduct a test. Here is my research.
If you're looking for a quick, easy project that can be done in a small space for a small space, this is the project for you!
What factors should you consider when determining if Sleep Number or Comfortaire beds will work better for you? Here's a head-to-head of the two leading mattress brands.
An honest review of the popular Purple brand mattress. Plus the difference between ordering the mattress from Amazon.com or Purple.com.
Step-by-step, easy-to-understand instructions with photos! Don't be intimidated by all the pieces -- the "Helmer" drawer storage cabinet is easier to put together than you might think!
Buying an IKEA bed in the US 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.
I love the quality of Ikea furniture. The Ikea Rast 3 drawer chest dresser is no exception. This dresser is a perfect size for a kids room and is made from solid wood. The one thing I don't like about Ikea is their instruction sheet. While the...
Learn how to get a great vintage look with crackle medium! Try my tips and ideas that are fun and easy. Photos included.
Moving a mattress upstairs is difficult, but what if it's too big to fit up the stairway? Here are tips for how to have the size bed you want where you need it.
For anyone suffering from back pain and disruptive sleep, read this review. Serta Rest provides a quality product that delivers what it promises.
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.
Simple instructions for making a quick and easy faux-fur slipcover for an ottoman or storage cube. No sewing machine required!
If you’re in the market for an adjustable bed, knowing what to shop for could be tough. This article helps you answer those questions and more to help you make the best (and safest) purchase possible.
About 72% of people sleep on their sides, which 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.
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.
Instructions and photos of a desk refinishing project using real wood veneer to cover a damaged desktop.
I recently came across an interesting story about a man named Michael Paese. Six years ago he developed debilitating health problems. His energy levels were depleted and he slept most of the day. He also had difficulty focusing and developed a...
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!
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!
Custom luxury homes & interiors need content selected to complement the space created by the architects & interior designers. The content can be as sound an investment as the real estate.
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.
Traditional Japanese shikibuton mattresses are not Western futons. Pros and cons plus care tips of "shiki futon" sleeping cushions as minimalist bedding. Find twin, full and queen size shikibutons.
From natural latex to petroleum-based latex mattresses (including foundations), a mattress expert provides valuable guidance to assist you through your research.
Trash day in suburbia usually reveals a broken chair or two at the curbside. Many of them can be fixed and put back in service with little effort or expertise. Here's how!
P. R. Gregori and his brother Fred started Gregori Copper in 1946 in Southern California. The newly formed Gregori Copper company began modestly in the garage of the Gregori brothers' parent's home in Capistrano Beach. In two short years, they were...
Warm weather is on the way and it is time to furnish your outdoor area. Can't decide on a furniture style? This Hub breaks it down and makes it easy to choose the perfect furniture for your outdoor living spaces.
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
When you love to entertain, and dining table is almost essential, but how big should it be? What do you do if you don't have room? This hub answers those questions, and more!
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.
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.
January promises to bring many changes for my husband and me as we're expecting our very first child! Aside from our trepidations about being new parents, we're preparing to the best of our ability by purchasing the obligatory crib, changing table,...
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. The great thing about outdoor furniture is, it does not have to be perfect to fit in just fine in a casual,...
Shopping for a new mattress may be one of the most difficult purchases you’ll ever make. So how in the heck are you supposed to know which one to buy?
If you're curious about DIY chalk paint furniture, check out this article! Instructions, tips, and photos included.
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!
The California King is narrower and longer than the Standard King. Photos and more detailed descriptions can be found here.
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.
When dying wood you can skip the regular wood stains available and use something else. What else could you use to dye wood? Lots of products. I bet you have some in your kitchen or laundry right now!