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27 Jun 2018
Perhaps there's a smaller room in your home that isn't being used to its full potential. Or maybe you're just beginning the design process and have no idea how to decorate a small space. There are countless ways to visually expand a room, making it appear larger and more open. But first, it's best to start simply with function. Asking yourself a few important questions will ensure that your space is not only beautiful and unique but functional as well.     Where to start   The best place to start when considering how to decorate a small space is to take dimensions of the room. Cheryl, from our Pembroke showroom, describes, "Measurements are the most important piece of information I need to begin my ...
13 Jun 2018
A sleeper sofa is a staple in any home. It's a multi-functional dream, allowing you to have guests in a small space or convert a guest room into an office during the day. Where once sleeping on a sleeper sofa meant a bad night's sleep and an aching back, the technology is now new and improved. Sleeper sofas now boast exceedingly comfortable mattresses and mechanisms that make the set-up process completely seamless. So, how do you go about choosing one.     Where to start   There are several factors in determining how to choose a sleeper sofa.   The first is the space itself. Oftentimes, a comfort sleeper is going into a spare room or a den with limited space. Measure your space before you begin ...
08 Jun 2018
If you have a smaller living room or you live in a small apartment, you're probably wondering how to choose a sofa that will fit your room. After all, you want it to be appropriately sized yet functional and comfortable. Of course, the simplest option is choosing a sofa that comes in an apartment size. However, there are some things you'll want to consider before making a decision. In addition to choosing a scaled down sofa, there are numerous ways to maximize your space in a small living room.     Where to start   As with any furniture investment, it's important to ask yourself some questions before making a purchase. Firstly, take into account the actual size of your space. Measure your room's dimensions ...
06 Jun 2018
Dealing with back pain can be exhausting and, for some, a lifelong struggle. The last thing you want is to exacerbate the problem in the comfort of your own home. Finding a recliner or sofa that will support your back instead of worsening your pain can be life-changing. There are some key elements to look for when considering seating for back pain. We have all of those tips and tricks for you here, as well as specific recommendations.     What to look for   There are a few important things to look for if you have back pain and need a recliner that will truly support your back. High-quality construction is key. It goes without saying that when quality materials and thought go into ...
25 May 2018
So, you've decided to invest in a piece of furniture and you live outside of our regular delivery zone. What can you expect from a long distance delivery Well, first off, there's no need to worry. We make the process as simple and stress-free as we possibly can. Once you've ordered your furniture"”either online  or in store"”all that's left for you to do is wait.     How long does a delivery take   A long distance delivery will take 2-4 weeks if the product is already in stock at our warehouse. The variation in time will depend on where in the country you live and how remote your home is. If the product has to be ordered or custom-made, then you will add the 2-4 ...
17 May 2018
  Defining your home style is a bit like defining your style for fashion, you probably don't fit into just one box. For a lot of people, it will be obvious what draws you in, excites you, or soothes you. Perhaps you love clean lines and detest clutter. Or on the opposite end, you might prefer sinking deeply into a sofa and having a more rounded feel to your home decor. Even if it is clear what you're drawn to, this guideline will be the perfect place to start understanding your home design style.   Home Decor Styles   Modern   Modern refers to a style coined between the 1920's and 1950's. Its emphasis is on straight, clean lines, and a focus on sleek features. The ...
11 May 2018
  There's no better time than spring for a Trend Report. Our merchandising team has recently returned from the High Point Market  in North Carolina, bringing back design inspiration and new trends. The monochromatic look is on its way out and its place is color. Pinks, greens, and rich jewel tones were seen throughout the market. Textural elements were everywhere, whether in mixed variations of fabric application or faux fur. Another trend that cropped up this year in heaps and bounds Natural elements like sheepskins and potted plants. It's all about bringing earthy elements into the home. Home decor trends are an opportunity to breathe life into the home.      Rich, bold color   A monochromatic theme has its place in the home and can ...