Don’t look now but autumn is just around the corner! The arrival of the fall season means not only changes in the weather and the number of daylight hours but also an opportunity to introduce changes into your home’s decor. Along with hanging storm windows, chimney cleaning and covering the outdoor furniture, these five tips may help you make the transition from the relaxing look of summer to the… Continue reading
A crackle finish is basically a mottled pattern that appears on the surface of an item. It is created with specialty paints and processes or your own DIY efforts. It adds interest and an aged appearance to any piece of… Continue reading
You have, no doubt, heard the builder and contractor’s motto ” Measure twice, cut once”. This is so important not only when building a home or piece of furniture but also when buying something new for your home.
There are many tales to be told of homeowners purchasing that perfect piece for their home only to find upon delivery that it will not fit into the elevator, up the curvy staircase or through a narrow door.… Continue reading