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Turn the Old into New: Furniture Restoration

 When you see an old piece of furniture or one that is probably an antique, it may be tempting to acquire it and have it undergo a furniture restoration procedure to make it look more updated. Perhaps you have inherited some old furniture from a relative who has no need of such items in their homes. Well, it could be dirt cheap or even free. Of course, it may be worth considering. Now you are wracking your brains trying to figure out how it could blend with your home interiors.  It may seem logical to start stripping off the old paint or varnish and replace it with something more updated. Hold that thought. Consider these important factors: …

How to Maintain Your Outdoor Furniture

Make Your Outdoor Furniture Last LongerUnlike indoor furniture, outdoor furniture requires more effort to maintain and clean due to its constant exposure to weather and other natural elements. To maximize your investment, you will want to prolong the life of your patio furniture. The effort you make in caring for your outdoor sets will go a long way. Whether these are made of wood, metal, or synthetic wicker, you need to keep these clean to prolong its beauty and functionality. Sometimes these patio sets come with manuals. In cases when there are none, do not worry! We have some tips to help you keep your outdoor patio furniture in excellent condition. …
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Multipurpose Custom Furniture Ideas for Your New Jersey Apartment

Living in a small space poses a challenge, but with custom furniture, comfort can be achieved. Multipurpose furniture is a great lifesaver in many situations, especially when dealing with space issues. Mix in a few multipurpose pieces into your room interiors. Do it with careful planning and furniture customization if necessary.  Assess your needs and the kind of functionality you will need for your room. Explore these multipurpose custom furniture possibilities. …
Dr. Sofa can make fading leather look as good as new

Fading Leather Sofa Color: Repair or Replace?

Although leather furniture is quite durable, we generally put it through a lot in our homes. Years of sitting in the exact same place can cause fading, and pets and children can be especially hard on our pieces. However, leather furniture is expensive, so it might not always be an option to run out and buy a new piece when your old couch is starting to look run-down. Fortunately, there are a variety of great services available to help to repair a fading leather sofa, and the end product will be a sofa that looks and feels just like new that you’ll be proud to show off. …
The furniture surgeon can resize your existing furniture to fit into small spaces

Small Sofas in the Big City: NYC

Apartments in New York City aren’t often known for being large and spacious, and for this reason, there is a growing small sofa trend in the city. While there are plenty of ways that you can find a small sofa to fit into your space, many people are also choosing to customize their existing, large couches to make them workable.  …
Try to be creative with your small space

Furniture Design Tips for Small Spaces

Are you moving into a small space and are concerned about how you’ll decorate? If so, you’re in luck, as there are a variety of great ideas out there for furniture design in small spaces. Even if you have a small room, you can still have it beautifully decorated to show off our unique style. …
Custom Ottoman Design

Custom Made Ottomans vs Department Store Furniture

Since at least 1789 when Thomas Jefferson purchased one, ottomans have enjoyed a place of popularity in American homes.  Before that the Europeans found them useful as did the denizens of the Ottoman Empire after which they were named.  Coming in a variety of sizes and even varying shapes they serve multiple purposes and may even be hollow for the purpose of providing storage space.  …
Office Furniture Assembly can be a Daunting Task

Office Furniture Assembly – Handle With Care

If your business is a typical one your office is the face of your business.  It’s where your clients come to meet you, close deals, ask questions, and negotiate new contracts.  It’s where your employees spend nearly half of their waking day.  It is, for many employees, a home away from home. …

Light Up a Room with Custom-Made Furniture

Nothing is more depressing than a dark, stuffy living room or dining area without sufficient light or air. Of course, no one intentionally makes his or her home look lifeless and dreary, but poor design and thoughtless furniture choices can create this rather unfortunate effect. Lots of bad decisions can make a space look gloomy: for example, a room without windows, such as a basement, can feel like a basic storage unit if there aren’t enough light fixtures or free-standing lamps to brighten it up. Heavy curtains or a large piece of furniture blocking the window can cut off the light in any room, and dark walls and floors or dark furniture that look elegant in a showroom can also serve to create a heavy, somber mood at home. …
Pool area and outdoor furniture

Furniture Redesign for Your Boat or Pool Area

Summer is quickly approaching, and warmer temperatures may have you looking at your outdoor space and what can be done to spruce it up. A backyard patio or deck can be a great place to hold your next summer get together or host family cookouts, and a simple furniture redesign project can revamp a previously neglected pool or boat area to create a beautiful gathering space. …