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How to Refinish a Laminate Dresser & Night Stands

Refinishing your laminate dresser and night stands can be a cost-effective way to change their style. Solid wood furniture only needs sanding, restaining, and resealing to gain a completely new character, but laminate furniture can be a bit more complicated to refinish. Laminate furniture is often c

Decorating Like a Pro

What are the keys to planning your ideal home? I have 6 steps that will make your home look like it was designed by a professional, saving you hundreds, if not thousands of dollars.

IKEA experience

My uncle had got a new apartment in Malaysia and we were all set to fix it up for him. Well I am just visiting from India and I do not know much about the ...

How to Tack Rope to Your Ceiling for Decoration

If you want to establish a nautical theme in a room, there are a number of ways to do so, but nothing says boats and boating like a length of rope. Since this is an indoor application, rather than a maritime use, nylon is the rope of choice. While sissal rope might have a somewhat distressed look ab

Chaise Lounge Styles

Chaise lounges are used both indoors and outdoors.chaise image by Leticia Wilson from Fotolia.comThe chaise lounge has become one of the most popular pieces of furniture available on the market today. They are used both indoors and outdoors and are available in a wide variety of styles,...

Spring Into Redecorating

Are you getting ready to tackle this year's spring-cleaning?Discover quick tips to spring into redecorating your home with a new area rug, a fresh coat of paint, window treatments and more!

Ways to Hang Things in a Shed

A shed can be a valuable addition to your home's storage capacity. When properly organized, it can serve as a central depot for gardening tools, pool supplies and home improvement supplies. More often, it can serve as a junk pile. A great first step in organizing your shed is to get your tools out o

How to Decorate a Bedroom With Brown & Blue

When a bedroom is in need of a makeover, a brown-and-blue color scheme can create a sophisticated and tranquil environment. Use a light blue with a dark brown or reverse the colors and opt for a dark blue and light brown. To keep an open and airy space, use the light color as the dominant color and

How to Repair a Sleep Number Display Bed

Select Comfort is a retailer of Sleep Number beds, beds that use air instead of conventional coils to provide firmness in the mattress. The beds are presented in Select Comfort showrooms at various retail locations throughout the country. Sales associates of Select Comfort provide sales presentation

How to Decorate Tulle With Stars

Tulle is a lightweight netting that's used in a variety of ways, including decorating events, embellishing stationery, and creating veils. Add some extra flair to your tulle by decorating it with stars. A few fabric cutouts and star-shaped sequins and jewels will turn your plain tulle into a star-st

Laying Carpet Concerns

Laying carpet is something we would most certainly recommend is left to the professionals. Carpets are expensive and a mistake can cost a lot of money as well as leaving a room looking very untidy. ...

How to Frame Large Mirrors

Framing large mirrors is essential not only to enhance their appearance but also for safety purposes. A wall-mounted mirror with a complementing frame stands out in any room to make a bold statement, and it prevents risk of injury because of sharp edges. There are a wide variety of frames available