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Tips and Trends from Jackie

Your comfy place to find out about the latest tips and trends in the home furnishings industry.

Tips & Trends

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/create-cozy-home-theatre
04.14.10

In the marketing for an entire home entertainment package -- but don't want your family room to look like an electronics store? You’re in luck! Furniture today is made specifically to accommodate home theatre equipment while still being pleasing to look at!

A number of furniture...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/safety-tips-recliners
04.04.10

Recliners are comfortable. But sometimes, all those moving parts can be hazardous to little hands. That’s why we’ve put together this list of safety tips regarding recliners, in particular.

  • To prevent cuts and lacerations, do not put your hands or fingers under the mechanism to...
http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/quick-tips-maximize-furniture-safety
04.04.10

General Guidelines

Furniture surfaces should be smooth and free of splinters or rough edges. Nails, screws and other joiners should be tight and unexposed. Be wary of older pieces of furniture that may contain lead paint.

Bunk Beds

Bunk beds...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/smart-tips-decorating-budget
03.05.10

So you’ve paid your taxes (early) and have gotten a refund -- or have saved up a little money -- and want to spend it on making your home more comfortable.

Where do you start?

First of all, let me commend you for setting up a budget. According to recent AHFA research, 87% of...

http://www.findyourfurniture.com/blog/fire-prevention-safety-tips-residences
03.05.10

When shopping for upholstered furniture, look for the gold UFAC hangtag. Upholstered furniture manufactured according to the voluntary Upholstered Furniture Action Council standard has been constructed to better resist ignition by smoldering cigarettes - which are the leading cause of fires...