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Tips & Trends

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/2017-home-furnishings-survey-more-americans-inspired-outdoor-living
03.23.17

According to new research conducted on behalf of the International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA), many Americans plan to use their backyards, porches and patios almost every day that weather permits this summer.

The ICFA, which represents manufacturers of outdoor furnishings who...

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/three-simple-steps-furniture-safety
09.29.16

To Keep Children Safe, Anchor Televisions and Furniture Throughout Your Home

About three children are injured every hour in the United States when a television, piece of furniture or appliance that is not secured tips over on them, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission....

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/ready-summer
05.04.16

It’s Time to Get Outdoor Spaces Prepped for Warm Weather Relaxing and Entertaining

HIGH POINT, N.C. – With Memorial Day and the unofficial start of summer just around the corner, it’s time to make sure your outdoor space is ready for relaxing and entertaining in the precious warm months...

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/beyond-bohemian-earth-friendly-choices-moving-mainstream-%E2%80%A6-finally
03.01.11

Let’s be honest: Shoppers who set out to find “earth-friendly” or “green” furniture can turn up some pretty quirky products.

A recent online search produced a host of blogs enthusing about paper pulp furniture – a perfect eco-choice for interiors with a gray, egg carton design motif. Just...

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/spring-2011-color-trends
02.01.11

A colorful palette is everywhere! And maybe that's not surprising given the season of blooming flowers and Easter eggs.

But typically the fresh greens and light pinks of spring have reminded us more of an Earthy re-invigoration -- this year, they are leaning more toward bright and vibrant...