Category Archives: How to Choose Furniture

Influences on the Modern Homeowner’s Furniture Buying Decisions

   |   In How to Choose Furniture, Interior Design Trends, Sustainable Design   |   12 September 2013, 06.00   |   comments: 0

We’ve noticed a trend in the past few years regarding the shopping and purchasing behavior of our customers. Although the furniture industry is certainly not the only one to experience a change in the pattern of sales, it’s interesting to note how current/past events and situations influence American consumers’ behavior when it comes to furnishing their homes. And because your buying habits have changed, that means our business has had to change, too. Here’s our take on the influences that have shaped – and will continue to shape – the world of home furnishings and décor.

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How to Choose the Perfect Contemporary Sofa

   |   In How to Choose Furniture, Living Room Design   |   9 September 2013, 21.44   |   comments: 0

All sofas are NOT created equal. There are a vast number of differences in design, quality, materials, upholstery and style. Even when just considering contemporary sofas, there are many factors involved in finding the one that is perfect for your space. Here is our guide to make the selection process easier.

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What Kind of Coffee Table Does Your Living Room Need?

   |   In How to Choose Furniture, Living Room Design   |   5 September 2013, 06.00   |   comments: 0

These days, a coffee table can be just about anything. This popular piece of furniture comes in all different shapes and sizes, made from numerous materials and of varying heights. So how can you choose the perfect coffee table for your living area? Here are our tips.

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The New Green Furniture: Repurposed Materials

   |   In How to Choose Furniture, Sustainable Design   |   10 August 2013, 21.45   |   comments: 0

“Green” furniture, or those pieces made in an eco-friendly manner, have long been a popular choice, especially for contemporary styles. But today’s manufacturers take the green concept a step further by using a unique variety of recycled materials. This is a resourceful way to produce beautiful designs that repurpose and utilize existing materials that might otherwise end up in the landfill. Here we spotlight three of our most popular manufacturers to provide inspiration for your organically designed home or office.

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How to Maximize Your Space with the Right Proportions

   |   In Decorating Tips and Tricks, How to Choose Furniture   |   15 July 2013, 05.21   |   comments: 0

Have you ever walked into a room that was full of beautiful furnishings but something about it just didn’t seem right? The problem could be proportion. In particular, small rooms often suffer from design problems because the proportion of furnishings in relation to the room itself isn’t correct.

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