How to Mix Wood Finishes in Your Home Design

Not everyone is running out and purchasing full sets of furniture to outfit the whole home. More commonly, homes are made of a mix of hand-me-down pieces, flea market finds, and those purchases you’ve saved up for years to buy. Mixing wood finishes that work together can be intimidating, but we’ve curated these tips so […]

Enjoy 2018 Black Friday Savings at Furniture Row

The holiday season is joyful and merry, but we know it can also be stressful. This year Furniture Row is bringing you Black Friday savings early to avoid the hassle. With these incredible savings you can finally make your house into a home. Find the biggest Black Friday deals on bedroom furniture, living room furniture, […]

5 Tips for Decorating a Festive Fall Entryway

Halloween and Thanksgiving are right around the corner, so make sure you welcome your guests into your home with much-needed fall accents and accessories that remind us why we love the start of the holiday season. Whether you have an urban apartment or a countryside cottage, your home entryway should be decorated for trick-or-treaters and […]

Football Game Day Layout Guide

With just three weeks into the football season, it’s not too late to start planning your watch parties to cheer on your favorite team. Watching the game from home means one thing, ensuring your living room is party ready. While your living room might feel too small or not very guest-friendly, we’ve created four layouts […]

How to Pumpkin Spice Up Your Space

If you love Halloween, changing leaves, and sipping pumpkin spice lattes, fall is probably your favorite time of year, so make sure you put away those bright pops of summer color and get ready to decorate with crisp, autumnal tones to celebrate the turn of the season. Sweet cinnamon and nutmeg notes in warm, flavorful […]

How to Fight Cold and Flu Season in Your Home

Cold and flu season is right around the corner and there’s a lot that can be done to prevent invasive germs from entering your home. Here are a few things you can do to safeguard yourself and home. 1. Go to bed early. The easiest and most enjoyable cold and flu prevention tip is sleep. […]

Create a Budget-Friendly Home Gym

You don’t need a lot of room to add a home gym workout space to your abode. They say half the battle to working out is actually getting to the gym. Bring the gym to you by creating a workout space personalized for your unique workouts. Many home furniture items can easily be transformed into a […]

Patio Layout Guide

Warmer months are for relaxing out on the patio and enjoying the beautiful weather. Think ahead when creating a patio layout this summer. What will your space mainly be used for? Creating a layout not only helps you stay on a budget, but it also helps maximize your patio’s square footage. The main elements of […]

Dining Room Layout Guide

When arranging your dining space, you should not only think about what is visually pleasing but also the most functional use of the space. Whether your home layout is traditional, open, large or small this guide will help you create a dining space from which you and your family can get the utmost enjoyment. Open Concept In the […]

Blooming Botanical Downloads For Your Home

Spring is just around the corner and we’re excited to get your home in tiptop shape for the new season. To welcome Spring, we’ve created these vintage inspired botanical downloads to add some new life into your home. If you’re looking for a quick and inexpensive way to decorate those empty wall spaces, or the […]

How to Style a Bookcase: Tips for Decorating Shelves

Shelves are a great tool to display all of your favorite collectibles, but it’s important to consider the organization of these items in order to create a visually appealing presentation. Have you ever wondered how to style a bookcase? Look no further! These helpful tips will teach you how to decorate your shelving unit like […]

Pet-Friendly Sofas: Couches for Cat and Dog Lovers

If you have a pet, you most likely deal with shedding. Although there isn’t much you can do to prevent this, you can choose furniture that minimalizes the appearance of fur. We’ve compiled six of the best pet-friendly sofas and included all of the tips on how to choose a couch that will work for you […]

Spring Cupcakes: Three Sweet Recipes and Flavors

There are so many occasions in spring and early summer to bake. Whether it be garden parties, backyard BBQs, or even just casual park days with family and friends, elegant sweet treats are always among everyone’s favorite. Here is our attempt at a few unique and deliciously flavored cupcake recipes that are sure to grab people’s […]

Flower Meanings: A Guide to the Perfect Bouquet

There’s nothing better than gifting sweet-smelling flowers to someone you care about, but did you know you could also make the perfect bouquet that sends a catered message for that special someone? Floriography, or the language of flowers, is a method of communication through the arrangement of various types of blossoms. With this easy guide to […]

Spring Cleaning Checklist: A Room-by-Room How-to

Spring is in the air, and it’s the perfect time to refresh, rejuvenate, and give your home a squeaky clean scrub down! Here at the Front Door, we’ve published a year-round cleaning list, a weekly cleaning schedule, and now we present to you – a spring cleaning checklist! It breaks down chores room-by-room to ensure […]

Upholstery Glossary: Guide to Fabric Pattern Names

A bit of pattern on a furnishing can add dimension and depth to any room, but it’s important to choose furniture with a print that complements the rest of the decor in a space. This guide to fabric pattern names will help you find the upholstery that you’ve been longing for! Download the printout here, […]

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Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe: Homemade Tex-Mex

There is something so comforting about a warm bowl of chicken tortilla soup. The slightly spicy broth, tender chicken, and tanginess is a combination like no other. If you’ve lived in Texas or southern California, you can find chicken tortilla soup on most menus. However, nothing compares to homemade chicken tortilla soup and a cozy […]

How to Level and Hang Art on a Wall

Nothing brightens up a blank wall like a colorful framed print or canvas, so start decorating your space and hang art! Taking a hammer and nails to your wall might be a little intimidating, but avoid the headache of figuring out whether your art is hung straight with these easy tips to making sure that […]

Studio Apartment Layout Guide

In today’s busy cities, a lot of space is hard (and expensive) to come by. Many apartment complexes alleviate this problem by offering studios to their patrons. A one-room home is quite stylish in urban markets, but sometimes it can be difficult to set up your furniture in a way that maximizes space and defines separate […]

Crowd Pleaser Sausage and Spinach Ravioli Recipe

I’m Jessa, the Art Director for the Front Door. I wanted to share a recipe with you that I made when family friends visited last week (This recipe serves 6.). I call this Crowd Pleaser Sausage and Spinach Ravioli because it has a little something for everyone. I really love spinach ricotta ravioli, while my […]

Iconic Home Styles: 10 Types of Houses

Throughout different time periods and geographical locations, we have seen many types of houses. Most of these iconic home styles are still around to this day and are seen in many neighborhoods across the country. Each of the types of houses has its own individual architectural and structural details. Below, learn about each home style […]

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Recipe: Crockpot White Bean Chicken Soup

If you are looking for an easy (and delicious) meal to cook, look no further! This white bean chicken soup recipe is here to save the day! Simply throw all of the ingredients in the crockpot and in a few hours, your tastebuds will be thanking you! White Bean Chicken Soup Ingredients 2-3 boneless, skinless chicken […]

Furniture Glossary: Types of Chair Backs

When choosing dining room furniture, you will want to consider what kind of chairs you want. There are many styles to choose from, and one main component of how wooden chairs look and feel is the design of the furnishing. While many chair bases are the same, there are many types of chair backs. Learn the basics in this […]

Printable Christmas Place Name Cards for the Table

As you are setting your holiday table in preparation for your dining guests, you may want to assign seats to achieve the most harmonious gathering possible. Furniture Row has designed these adorable printable Christmas place name cards that you simply can print out, cut, write the name of each family member or friend on the front, […]

How to Set the Table for the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year again, and for many of us, that means elaborate feasts while gathering with family and friends. If you are having guests over for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Chanukah, New Year’s, or any other celebration, chances are, you are going to chow down. The beginning to any good meal is […]

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Stay Organized with Kitchen Storage

It’s the season for gathering around the table with family and friends, and with all that cooking, your kitchen can become quite a mess. Whether your cooking area is spacious or on the smaller side, you can never have enough counter space or kitchen storage for all your pots and pans, so why not add a […]

Top Ten House Plants Guide

As the months start to get colder, one way to satisfy your green thumb is to bring a little bit of the outdoors inside. House plants can make any space feel cheerier, and with these low-maintenance solutions, caring for your new botanical friends shouldn’t be too difficult. The added bonus? These thriving home accessories also […]

Everything You Need to Know About Furniture Wood

When selecting a new piece of furniture for your home, chances are you’re going to choose something made of wood. Whether it’s a sofa, dining room table, or office desk, your furniture is going to consist of a wooden interior or exterior since wood is everyone’s favorite material—and for good reason. Wood has always played […]

Living Room Accessories for Fall – 3 Ways

Autumn is officially upon us, and what better way to celebrate fall than to revamp your space? The best way to give your home a new look without spending a ton of money is by accessorizing with home accents, keeping some of the furniture that you already have. Below, find the latest and greatest living room accessories […]

Types of Leather for Furniture

If you are considering buying new furniture, you may want to consider purchasing pieces with leather upholstery. Leather furniture is not only aesthetically beautiful, but it also is extremely durable and typically lasts four to five times longer than other upholstery choices. Leather is economical, fashionable, and brings elegance and class to any room boasting […]

Furniture Glossary: Sofa Arm Types

There are many sofa arm types to choose from, but when it comes to describing them, it can be a little difficult! We have compiled some of the most popular sofa arm shapes with pictures to help enhance your furniture vocabulary as you are shopping for a new couch. Track Arm A track arm has […]

How to Create the Perfect Space to Watch Football

Football season is upon us, and it’s time prepare for the big game! If you don’t have season tickets, but still want to support your favorite team, your living or family room is your go-to party space for guests to gather around and watch that winning touchdown, so it needs to be ready! While your […]

Bedroom Layout Guide

Whether you are moving into a new home or just want to give your current space a makeover, there are a lot of different options on how to arrange your bedroom furniture. With so many things to consider when deciding where to put what where, you may feel a little overwhelmed, so we’re here to […]

Dorm Room Checklist

It’s time to send your not-so-little-one off to college, and you want to make sure that they have all the essentials. Shopping for back-to-school can be difficult, so we’ve created a Dorm Room Checklist to make it a little bit easier. Items to study, sleep, plug in, store and organize, clean and wash, decorate, and […]

How to Create the Best Kid’s Homework Space

Back-to-school means that after three months of play and virtually no responsibilities, it’s time for your kids to get back into a routine and hit the books. These days, most students from kindergarten to college are assigned homework, and sometimes, children will drag their feet to complete their tasks. By creating a fun and friendly […]

How to Clean Furniture Upholstery

Let’s face it, life happens, and your furniture upholstery is going to be exposed to a lot of dirty situations. Pet hair, sweat, dust, and spills are some of the common things that your sofa may endure, and you’ll want to clean upholstery the right way to extend the life of your investment. There are […]

Living Room Layout Guide

When arranging your living room furniture, you should not only think about what looks pleasing to the eye, but also what living room layout will be the most functional for your family’s particular lifestyle. Below, find four well-designed living room layouts that will make the most out of your space. Conversational The first living room layout […]

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How to Stay Cool at Night

If you’re a light sleeper and don’t want a fan on your face through all hours of the night, or if have an AC that’s having a hard time keeping up with the summer highs, there is another way to stay cool at night. And no, it doesn’t involve taking a cold shower! The latest […]

Watts to Lumens Cheat Sheet

When you need to convert watts to lumens, this simple watts to lumens cheat sheet can help you decide which bulb you need. Simply download this clever little chart, save it to your phone or print it out, and when you head over to the light bulb store, you’ll be able to shop for light […]

How to Incorporate Accent Tables at Home

The table is probably considered the most versatile piece of furniture in the home, but have you ever thought of them as accents? A matching set of furniture can make your home look sharp and organized, but it can also look just as put-together with a table that showcases your own personal style or makes […]

5 Ways to Incorporate Ottomans into Your Home

What do you do with an ottoman? This glorified version of a footrest always seems to accompany your sofa set, but unlike most furniture, this piece can easily become one of the most versatile pieces in the home! Ottomans aren’t just for living rooms. Whether it’s at the foot of a bed, in a child’s […]