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Tips and Trends from Jackie

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Tips & Trends

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/decorating-empty-nest
06.15.10

Here’s a recent question we received from a reader:

Our youngest child just graduated high school and my husband and I are empty nesters for the first time in many years. We want to give our home a new look. Any suggestions for where to start?

First, you need...

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/quick-tips-dining-room-shopping
06.05.10

The dining room can be one of the most important rooms in the home. It's where family and friends gather for special occasions to share a meal and good times.

When purchasing furniture for the dining room, it's important to make selections that will create a space your friends and family...

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/ideas-extra-spaces
05.15.10

Have your kids moved out of the house? Have you upgraded to a bigger pad recently? Maybe you've got some extra space that you don't know what to do with it?

Here are some ideas to breathe new vibrancy into those extra rooms:

  • Create a library complete with big leather reading...
http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/high-point-your-city
05.15.10

The International Home Furnishings Market, aka High Point Market, is a twice a year trade show not open to the public. It is the place where buyers from furniture stores go to select their merchandise for the coming season.

You will soon see the exciting new collections in your hometown...

http://findyourfurniture.com/blog/quick-tips-sofa-shopping
05.05.10

To help ensure you're on the right track in searching for your dream sofa, we teamed up with the Upholstered Furniture Action Council (UFAC) to offer you these shopping tips:

  • Color will be the first element you respond to, so look for colors that express your personal style. ...