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How to Minimize Damage When Moving Heavy Furniture

If you have a move coming up, you may be concerned about how you’re going to move your heavy furniture items. While this can be a challenge, by following a few simple tips, you can ensure that your furniture arrives at its final destination safely and with minimal damage. …

Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Tips

Are your carpets stained and dingy? Did you spill soda or red wine on your sofa and need to know how to get it out? Regardless of what happened, you don’t have to feel panicked if your furniture or carpet has developed a stain. Use these simple tips in order to get out the stain and to improve the appearance of your pieces today. …
Fabric UV Protection

The Importance of Fabric UV Protection

If you have had your furniture for any length of time you may have noticed it beginning to fade, especially any pieces that are exposed to sunlight for a significant portion of the day.  Protecting your furniture from ultra violet (“UV”) light is essential if you want to keep it looking good and in good condition.  …
This furniture might be too old for a DIY fix

When to Junk Furniture & When to do Furniture Repair

When your furniture becomes damaged, the temptation is to either try to fix it yourself, or to throw your hands up in despair and assume the piece is beyond repair. Sometimes those responses can be correct, but it’s critical to know when you can fix it yourself, and when it’s just too far gone for home remedies. Home furniture repair can be effective if the damage is slight, but if you attempt to make a big fix at home, you can ruin a valuable piece.  Here are some tips to help you determine which furniture disasters are DIY fixes, and which need professional help. …

6 Best Home Furniture Makeovers

Try these six home furniture makeover ideas for a fresh new look without the expense of buying new furniture. …

Tips for Painting a Room

Painting a room as a DIY project can be an orderly, straightforward task, or it can be a sloppy, mess-filled nightmare that leaves you with more work than when you started. …

Storing Furniture For Your Move

Move the smart way! One of the hardest and most stressful parts of moving into a new place is trying to coordinate your move-out and move-in dates so they mesh. …

Best Fabric Protection Services

Clean up even the most difficult stains with professional help. Stains are a fact of life. Whether you have kids, pets, or messy eaters, you’re likely to encounter stains a few times a month. …
Fix Up Your Furniture For the New Year

Fix Up Your Furniture For the New Year

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with fixed-up furniture! New Year’s Eve is one of the most exciting events of the year – it closes out one year, while simultaneously welcoming a new one. …

Protecting Outdoor Wooden Furniture

Protect your outdoor furniture from the elements!Harsh sun, scorching temperatures wet weather, freezing temperatures: wherever you live, your wooden outdoor furniture must endure one or more of these conditions. …