DIY Design Tips: Learn How to Avoid Retail Prices by Painting, Distressing, and Finishing a Piece of Furniture All By Yourself

A distressed and antiqued piece of furniture can add a unique charm to any room. And if you do it yourself, the process of distressing and antiquing furniture is relatively inexpensive. And best of all, it’s not really difficult! With a bit of liquid sander/deglosser, spray primer, spray paint, sandpaper, and stain, you can turn … Read more…

The Search For the Perfect Sheets: How to Be Sure That You’re Getting What You Pay For. Hint: High-Thread Count Doesn’t Always Equal High-Quality

Not all sheets are created equal. Many of them are very expensive. Before purchasing a new set, realize that just because a specific set are expensive, doesn’t mean that they are the best. Sometimes, the most expensive ones can be of cheap quality. Thread Count Simply put, this is the number of threads per square … Read more…