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 […]

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Starting Fresh with Spring Bedding

Winter is all about warmth, but spring is here, so don’t let heavy comforters bog you down! Wool and flannel are fine by the fireplace, but there’s no way you’d want to nestle in those fabrics come April. Something lighter is definitely the perfect fix for your blooming bedroom, but where do you begin? There’s […]

March 2016 Calendar Downloads

Spring is almost here! Celebrate the new season and St. Patrick’s Day with our fun, floral March calendar. The design is inspired by this festive time of year, and features a gold vase filled with colorful flowers and shamrocks. Calendar is available to download in desktop and mobile sizes. March Calendar 2016 1920×1080 March Calendar 2016 iPhone 5 March Calendar 2016 iPhone 6  […]

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All Year Cleaning List

The “All Year Cleaning List” has arrived at the Front Door. Keeping your home clean all year can be daunting and sometimes a little confusing. Some tasks need to be done everyday, while others can be done once a season. We’ve created an easy guide to follow daily, weekly, monthly, and seasonally. We’ve found keeping […]

DIY Perfect Caulk Lines

Have you ever wondered how contractors get those perfectly straight caulk lines? If you’re putting off re-caulking your bathtub or countertops, there is a really simple trick to getting those professional looking caulk lines. All you need are the right materials and little patience. Materials: Tub & Tile Polyseamseal + caulk (in squeeze bottle) Painters […]

Valentine’s Day Printable Cards

Spread some love this Valentine’s Day with these delightful card designs! You’re sure to make someone’s day and put a smile on their face by sending them a fun, appetizing message. Print cards individually or print all 3 on one sheet and cut them out. Each individual card is 4×6 inches so make sure to adjust your printer/paper settings for this size. “You Donut Know […]

February 2016 Calendar Downloads

Are you less than in love with winter weather? These festive February calendars are here to warm you up. One is a Valentine’s Day-inspired design that is sure have your heart aflutter; the other features a sweet little bird amid the first signs of spring. No matter which design you love, these downloads will add some sparkle to your February. Downloads are […]

January 2016 Calendar Download

Ring in the new year with this January 2016 calendar download. As 2015 comes to close, we celebrate the year behind us, and look forward to the wonderful things the year ahead may bring. No matter how you celebrate this New Year’s Eve, this Front Door calendar is celebrates the new beginnings of this new […]

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Update Your Home for the Holidays with Festive Pillows

There’s no place like home for the holidays, and if you’re looking to add some seasonal cheer to your space, accent pillows are quick and on-trend way to incorporate the winter holidays with your existing furnishings. For a wintery twist on holiday style, we love cream accent pillows like the Bear Family Decorative Pillow, the […]

Holiday Printables

The winter holiday season is in full swing! Twinkle lights, cozy fires, and all things merry and bright can be found around every corner, and in honor of the season, we’re excited to share these holiday printables. Featuring warm winter sayings, and a wish for peace, our three original designs are sure to spread the holiday […]

6 Tips for Your Guest Bedroom

The holiday season is one of the busiest for hosting friends and family. With shopping lists, meal planning and more, setting up your guest bedroom can feel a bit overwhelming. Our 6 tips for creating a guest-ready space will make visitors feel at home–and will help alleviate stress on you, the host. You can rely on these go-to tips during […]

December 2015 Calendar Downloads

Celebrate the season with these original December calendar downloads. The month of festive winter fun has arrived. Snowfall, cozy cups of hot chocolate and happy cheer are here–and these colorful designs capture the very best of the season. Sure to make you smile and warm your heart all month long, they are available in Desktop, Mobile, and […]

Thanksgiving Coloring Downloads

With all the meal prep and planning, the holidays can get tense. We want to help you fight some of that seasonal stress with these Thanksgiving coloring downloads. Coloring doesn’t mean you’ll have to sit at the kids’ table this year; in fact, it’s fast becoming a popular outlet among adults.  Featuring our favorite feathered friend, symbols […]

November 2015 Calendar Download

November is right around the corner–and Autumn is in full swing. This month brings lots of fall festivities, the start of the holiday season–and a delicious bounty of tasty foods! Our Front Door original calendar download is inspired by the harvest season: It’s a colorful reminder of what we can be thankful for now, and year-round. Download is available […]

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Lighting for Daylight Saving

This year Daylight Saving ends on Sunday, November 1. As the saying goes, we fall back one hour each Autumn, and while many relish the additional hour of sleep that follows, the extended darkness can be a downer. Before we let darker days get us down, lets plan to make our homes even brighter and cozier with a […]

DIY Halloween Pumpkins

It’s that frightfully fun time of year, which means ghoulishly festive DIY projects are in season. In the spooky spirit of Halloween, we carved pumpkins at the Front Door–and want to share with you a few tips for your own pumpkin party! Read on for instructions, and links to templates. Happy Halloween! Boil and bubble, toil […]

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Frame Tray DIY

This DIY frame tray project lets you repurpose and reinvent items you have around the house to create something personalized and new. With just a frame, drawer pulls and hardware, and your favorite paper or photo, the frame transforms into a one-of-a-kind display tray! Special thanks to regional merchandiser Callie M. for the great idea, and photos of […]

October 2015 Calendar Download

Autumn is here, and October is the month that brings us the best of the season! From falling crisp leaves, to cheery carving pumpkins, October is all about color. This FrontDoor original calendar download captures all about Fall: Vibrant leaves drift down onto perfectly poised pumpkins to create an idyllic fall scene–and we hope you love it […]

Fall Printables

The season of colorful, crunchy leaves, cozy drinks, and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. In honor of Autumn and all things fall, we are excited to share these Front Door original printables. Featuring festive fall foliage and favorite furry & feathered friends, these colorful downloads are sure to add some seasonal spark to your […]

Roasted Rainbow Carrots

Fall is a colorful season, and to kick it off, we are excited to share this recipe for roasted rainbow carrots. Front Door tested–and tastebud approved!–these savory, earthy, and elegant roasted carrots will be a crowd pleaser at your next dinner party, or a casual night in. Ingredients: 5 tbs of olive oil 5 tbs of […]

September 2015 Calendar Download

September is the month that eases into fall, but there’s still lots of fun to be had! And that’s what these calendar downloads are about. With vibrant colors, and lively geometrics, our original designs suggest September will shape up nicely! Download is available for Desktop, Mobile, and Mac. Design 1: September Calendar 2015 1920×1080 September Calendar 2015 iPhone […]

Coastal Summer Meal

Summer certainly is delicious. And if you’re planning a get together and need a seasonally-sensational menu look no further than this tasty summer meal courtesy of Furniture Row visual merchandiser Greg Utsinger. Greg has contributed style-savvy content to the Front Door, and we are so excited to share these tasty recipes & photography from his […]

August 2015 Calendar Download

This August calendar download proves that summer really is sweet! Featuring fruity fun, and vibrant colors, this Front Door original is sure to brighten up any background all month long. This download is available for desktop, Mac, and mobile devices. August Calendar 2015 1920×1080 August Calendar 2015 iPhone 5  August Calendar 2015 iPhone 6  August […]

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DIY Faux Stained Glass For Under $20

We love a good DIY, and are so happy to have team member Rose contribute her own Pinterest SUCCESS to the Front Door as a guest blogger. Rose has been working on a lovely renovation of her Denver home, and was gracious enough to take us behind glass doors for a peek at her DIY Faux […]

Area Rug Dos and Don’ts

Rugs are a great place to start when decorating a space–but where do you start when it comes to rugs? This size and placement guide is here to help! Considering the scale of your area, as well as the geometry is a sure way to rock an area rug. If your furnishings define a round […]

July 2015 Calendar Download

July is here & it means summer is in full swing! Independence Day on the 4th kicks the month off with star spangled fun–and so does this Front Door original calendar download! Featuring starry banners against a true blue backdrop, this patriotic-yet-playful design is sure to get everyone in the July spirit. Download is available […]

Father’s Day Printable Downloads

To celebrate fathers and the special men in our lives who have loved, supported and cared for us, we’re excited to share these Father’s Day printable downloads. This year, Dad’s official day is June 21, and these cards are sure to remind him how special he is all year round! Each of these three original […]

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5 Summer BBQ Recipes

Summer is almost started–and we know it’ll be delicious! From backyard BBQs to poolside parties, a summer menu of festive, fresh fare is sure to be a hit. To tease your tastebuds and get into the summer spirit, we’ve put together summer BBQ recipes we love. From the appetizer to dessert, these grill-friendly and crowd-pleasing […]

June 2015 Calendar Download

June is here! And that means Summer is on its way! This Front Door original June 2015 Calendar download screams Summer with a pink bike we’d LOVE to take for a spin, a charming white picket fence, and colorful blossoms. June has 30 days, and we hope lots of them bring you blue skies. This […]

Mother’s Day Printable Downloads

  In honor of mothers and special women in our lives, we’re happy to share these Front Door original Mother’s Day printable downloads. Playful, sweet and simple, these Mother’s Day cards are sure to show mom how much she means. These cute, colorful cards will have mom feeling the love, and are simple to put […]

May 2015 Calendar Downloads

Do April showers really bring May flowers? Yes! And these floral, festive May calendar downloads prove it. One features cheerful tulips, and the other, fresh-faced daisies! Whether you’re a tulip admirer or a daisy devotee, these background blossoms are sure to add some spring smiles to your month. Download is available in Desktop, Mac, and Mobile […]

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Three Home Office Styles

Want to set up a stylish home work space? Or, looking to reinvent your current home office? We’ve put together some home office trends to make creating a work-friendly, design-savvy space easier than ever. Whether using classic home office furnishings or unexpected pieces,  choosing designs that suit your style and work needs can create an […]

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Celebrate Easter with Printable Downloads

Hippity hop! Easter is coming up this weekend and in honor of the springtime holiday, we’ve created original Easter printable downloads. Dying eggs is fun, but these easy Easter DIY designs are a great non-traditional craft to celebrate. Simply download, print, and decorate to create your own. And, be sure to check out pics of […]

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April 2015 Calendar Downloads

April showers bring May flowers, and this April 2015 calendar download does that–with lots of color and cheer. There’s nothing gloomy about this springtime rain-inspired design that’ ll have you ready to grab your umbrella and play in the puddles. Download is available in Desktop, Mac, and Mobile sizing.  Download below: April Calendar 2015 1920 x […]

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Say Goodbye to Winter with these Spring Downloads

The first day of Spring is just around the corner, and to help us all say “So long” to winter, we’ve put together these original Spring downloads. With cheery florals, and words to remind us all of new beginnings the season brings, these designs are sure to spread some springy smiles. Download and print for […]

March 2015 Desktop Calendars

With snowfall all across the country, spring may feel far away, but these March 2015 desktop calendars are sure to break through the bleakness of winter. One features  a sunny rainbow and a pot of gold in the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, and  the other, a springy green and yellow motif to remind us […]

Last Minute Valentine Card Download

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but not to worry! We have a stress-free last minute Valentine card download perfect for the special people in your life. Whether for the one who makes your heart skip a beat, or for your friends and family, these downloads are a simple DIY way to share the […]

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Inspirational Quote Downloads

Did you catch our tips for  arranging frames on a wall? Since it went live, some of you have asked about the 6 inspirational quotes featured, and we are excited to make the original designs available for printable download! With fun typography, and famous words of wisdom, each quote was selected in the spirit of […]

February 2015 Desktop Calendar

February can get cold, but with Valentine’s Day in the middle, and the celebration of those we love, there is plenty to warm our hearts all month long! Our original desktop calendar design is a colorful companion to the wintery month ahead. We hope this cheery calendar warms up your February! Enjoy. Download available for desktop, […]

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6 Different Ways to Arrange Frames

Stumped about how to hang your favorite framed pieces? A blank wall can be daunting, but a little creativity and some tips can make your design dreams a reality. Check out these 6 ways to arrange frames, and try these and other arrangements to find the framed fit perfect for your space. Before getting started […]

JANUARY 2015 DESKTOP CALENDAR

The New Year is here! Ring in 2015 with this original winter-wonderful January 2015 desktop background. Download available for desktop, Mac, and mobile sizes. Happy New Year from the Front Door Blog.   Download for all your different desktops: January Calendar 2015 1920 x 1080 January Calendar 2015 iPad January Calendar 2015 iPhone5 January Calendar […]

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Bring This: 6 Hostess Gifts We Love

Party hopping this holiday season? Not to worry–we’ve collected our top 6 picks for hostess gifts that are sure to impress. For those who love to cook, love to eat, and anyone who loves this time of year, this list has it all! 1. For the foodie friends in your life, this double fudge layer […]

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DIY Paper Holiday Ornament Template Download

December is here, which means ’tis the season for festive fun. Whether you’re preparing to deck the halls, or deck out your tree, it’s a wonderful time of year for DIY. To get the holiday spirit started, check out these easy holiday paper ornament template downloads to make your own. To get started, download and print […]

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A Fully Fall Menu

Autumn is a delicious time of year to gather around the table with friends & family to enjoy hearty meals. We’ve put together a fully fall menu that is sure to delight with classic flavors of the season: From squash to sweet cinnamon and spices, this meal will be a big hit this fall–or anytime […]

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How to Decorate for Autumn at Home

From the crisp colors of the turning leaves, to the cooler temperatures that make us cuddle up, there is a lot of seasonal inspiration for those of us who LOVE to decorate for autumn at home. Whether you’re looking for new furniture, or a few accent pieces, we’ve put together a list of fall favorites […]

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Fruit and Vegetable Seasonality Chart

Advancements in farming and food technology have given us year-round access to produce–even when some fruits and veggies are no longer in season. If you’re looking to shop more mindfully, and sustainably, download this Front Door original graphic on fruit and vegetable seasonality. While the offerings at farmer’s markets should reflect the natural seasonal availability […]

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6 DIY Back to School Ideas

Hard to believe summer is winding down, and it’s back to school season again. Whether you yourself are moving into a dorm room or a rental space, or are prepping your kids for their return to campus, there is a lot of planning involved.To ease the transition, we’ve collected 6 DIY back to school ideas […]

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Patriotic Decor Inspiration

The Fourth of July is next week, but the quintessential red, white, and blue of the holiday have been happening since spring, and are still hot this summer! Styles that playfully combine these colors, and even incorporate the patriotic print of the American flag are trending in a big way. This trend has crossed over into home […]

Top 5 Summer Snacks

Summer is so close we can almost taste it, and our top picks for summer snacks are sure to help you savor the season. From sweet to salty, these tasty treats are the perfect addition to backyard barbecues, and summer celebrations. 1.Kids and adults alike will love to cool down with a delicious combination of […]