Black Friday 2019: How to Shop Stress-Free at Furniture Row

Black Friday was once widely known as an amazing day to save some serious money on major appliances, electronics, and more. It has grown larger over the years, turning into something that’s part-holiday, part-marathon with huge crowds and incredible deals to be found everywhere in the retail world. So, of course, we here at Furniture […]

Get the Look: 90% White and 10% Color

Ah, spring. The weather’s getting warmer and soon we’ll want that fresh, organized look in our homes. Spring cleaning certainly does the trick, but how about getting a blank slate? All white everything is crisp, clean, and chic all at once, but how about adding a fun pop of color to showcase your personality? You […]

5 New Year’s Sleep Resolutions for 2019

With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about resolutions for a new happier and healthier year ahead. On average, a third of your life is spent sleeping, so it’s time to put sleep at the front of your health. Choose one or all of these sleep resolutions below to […]

3 Christmas Decorating Styles for Your Home

Making your home merry and bright for the holiday season this year can get complicated if your furniture doesn’t seem to match traditional festive decor. From jolly red and green to frosty silver, these three Christmas decorating styles with product inspiration from Furniture Row highlight some of the many ways to design your space for […]

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 […]

How to Use Unusual Form Furniture in Your Home

If you like modern interior design, you’re a big fan of bold edges, sharp corners, and streamlined silhouettes. The more urban, the better and you’re not afraid to take things to the next level. Forget traditional turned legs and elaborately carved wood trim—you’re all about simplicity. Modern furniture will always look trendy and fresh in […]

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 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. […]

The Ultimate Bedtime Routine For Sleeping Healthier

If you’ve been craving better sleep, this blog post on setting up a lasting bedtime routine is for you. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) about 35% of US adults experience “short sleep duration.” Whether it’s full-blown insomnia, or just trouble falling asleep— it’s no secret adults have a hard time falling asleep […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Style Your Sofa with Throw Pillows

We love home accessories in any form, but one of our favorite accents is throw pillows. It sometimes can be difficult to choose the best set for your living room, so the Front Door has decided that we would give our viewers the run-down on how to style your sofa with throw pillows perfectly! From […]

How to Clean Your Mattress for Better Sleep

Spring is here, and although it’s easy to de-clutter your home and start eliminating that winter dust, cleaning for the warmer months isn’t always simple. Some regular use items we never think about cleaning shouldn’t be forgotten! One-third of the average human life is spent sleeping—and that’s a lot of time spent on your mattress! […]

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 […]

Daily Exercise Schedule: Working out at Home

It’s the start of a new year and a new you! With 2017 here, gyms might get a little crowded with people trying to get in shape as part of their new year’s resolution, so save yourself some gym membership money, and try working out at home instead! The Front Door has put together some […]

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 […]

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 […]

Low-Maintenance House Plants That Purify the Air

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 […]

Best Mattress for Each Sleeper Position

We all have those mornings. We wake up, roll out of bed, and think, Wow—why am I in so much pain? As we grab coffee and head out the door to work, we shrug it off. I must just be tired. Probably didn’t get enough sleep. This is the norm, so we have another cup […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Passport Around the Globe: Vietnam Inspired Style

Many different cultures inspire home fashions, and the lifestyle of Vietnam makes no exception. As one of the world’s largest furniture exporters and a major tourist destination, the economy of this Southeast Asian nation’s economy is booming, but it took a long and difficult journey to get there. With French influenced furnishings, nautical accents, and […]

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Mad for Mid-Century Modern: A Room by Room Guide

Today, the world is mad for mid-century modern furniture design. Pieces that were contemporary in the 1950s have made a comeback, and everyone is scrambling to get their hands on their own retro furnishings. Finding original vintage décor for your home can be difficult, as well as costly, and styling a mid mod space can […]

Time For a New Mattress

Sleep is key to wellbeing, and part of maintaining healthy sleep is taking care of your mattress. Believe it or not, mattresses age with us, and as time goes by  they can actually make getting a good night’s sleep more difficult. To fend off any mattress nightmares, we’ve put together a handy guide for identifying […]

Microwave Peppermint Bark

The holiday season is here, and so are the tasty treats it brings. A classic Christmas flavor combo, chocolate peppermint bark is an easy, no-bake sweet treat that’s great for gifting–and even better for snacking!  With a simple ingredient list, a little prep, and a microwave, you can transform basic chocolate and peppermint into a […]

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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 […]

Home Décor by Numbers

When it comes to home décor, it can be tricky to know what goes where and why. To give you a little inspiration, we’ve put together a guide to home décor by numbers. It’s most important to style your space your way–and there are no rules when it comes to loving your home! Instead, treat these numbers as a helpful […]

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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 […]

Sleep Better With Yoga

Having trouble unwinding for bedtime? Because busy days can lead into busy nights, it’s helpful to carve out a few minutes each evening to prepare your body and mind for sleep. We love this simple 8-pose yoga sequence that will poise you for better rest. To sleep better with yoga, start tonight! Set up a yoga […]

Decorating with Metallics

Metallic home accents are a major influence in home design, and no matter your style, they can be incorporated to elevate the look of any space. From rustic and glamorous, to the more traditional, rooms of all styles are screaming for metals–and we’re excited to share a little inspiration on how to go metal! Rustic spaces […]

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 […]

Easy Upgrades that Will Transform Your Patio

Summer is patio season–and with a few simple style steps, you can elevate your outdoor living space to make it the place to be. We are excited to feature patio upgrade pointers from Danielle Hegedus, courtesy of Modernize.com. Danielle is an Atlanta-based freelance writer who fuels her love of all things design by regularly contributing content to the […]

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 […]

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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 […]