2016

Sinking Or Sagging Couch? Here’s How To Fix It

Couches and sofas can be quite costly, and you probably consider this important piece of furniture a major investment. Since you probably spend a lot of time sitting on the couch, it's not surprising that it can sink or dip over time. This results in a very uncomfortable sitting experience and most people are likely to simply throw it out on the curb and purchase a new one. Before you shell out hundreds of dollars for a new couch, consider these tips to make repairs to your sagging couch so you can preserve it and save some money. Read More 

Four Factors To Consider When Choosing A Recliner

Recliners can serve as comfortable seating options in your home, but it is important to make sure that you take the time to choose the right recliner to suit your needs. There are many things that you need to take into consideration when choosing a recliner to use in your home. The following guide walks you through the key factors to consider before purchasing a recliner. The Weight Capacity Every recliner has a maximum weight limit that it can hold. Read More 

Use These Tactics To Help Prolong The Life Of Your Mattress

Whether you've just purchased a new mattress and want to ensure that it lasts as long as possible or you have an old mattress and you want to extend its life a little more, there are several ways to go about this task. You shouldn't expect that you'll be able to extend the life of your mattress indefinitely; generally, the average mattress will last between 7 and 10 years. If the mattress is approaching this time limit but has yet to surpass it, you can use these methods to help use it as long as you can. Read More 

6 Types Of Wood Finishes For Your Furniture

Are you looking to refinish some wooden furniture? Then you should look at these wood finishes that can enhance your old furniture and give it a fresh new appearance. Compare and contrast the following: Green Finishes If you're looking for a natural finish that is more eco-friendly, then consider using natural waxes and oils. For example, linseed oil and beeswax are both popular "green" finishes for wood. You can also use carnauba wax or safflower oil instead. Read More 

Personalizing Your Office Furnishings

It's estimated that adults who are employed in full-time positions across the United States spend 47 hours at the office each week. With so much time spent in an office environment, finding ways to personalize your work space can be beneficial. Here are three simple furniture hacks you might want to try to make your office seem more inviting in the future. 1. Consider reupholstering your office chair. Many office chairs come equipped with plain black upholstery. Read More