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Tips and Trends from Jackie

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Tips & Trends

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/bachelor-furniture-begone
01.15.11

We recently got an email from a reader who said, “My husband refuses to give up his bachelor days furniture. How can I get him to get rid of this stuff and replace it with new furniture?”

This is a common issue. And no one likes to drag around a partner who isn’t excited about spending...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/how-upholstered-furniture-built
01.05.11

A beautiful fabric and stylish frame may be the reasons you fall in love with a sofa or chair, but if you ignore what's inside, your affections may fizzle over time.

To help you understand the variations in interior workmanship and materials that impact quality, durability and price, check...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/tale-two-styles
12.15.10

We regularly hear from couples that are struggling to find a common style. So how can you tastefully bring together your different styles?

The easiest solution is to go for an eclectic look in your house – one that is highly individualistic, yet features a mix of compatible styles. Even...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/how-wood-furniture-built
12.05.10

Wood furniture adds warmth and distinction to a room's décor and helps you and your family enjoy the activities you love most, from watching a favorite movie to sharing a meal.

To make shopping for wood furniture easier, we’re compiled guidelines for consumers who want to purchase the best...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/creating-comfy-home-office
11.15.10

If you have a job that enables you to work from home some portion of the week, you’re undoubtedly reveling in the joys of not having lengthy commutes on those days. And beyond the hours saved from traveling, one of the great benefits of telecommuting is being able to work in the comfort of your...