Tips for Painting a Room

Many people like to paint a room a new color after buying new furniture. People love to add color and character to a room by painting the walls, but doing so can seem like such a huge chore. Hiring a professional can be expensive, but if you keep in mind some tips for painting a room yourself, it can become an easier obstacle to overcome than you might think. Take your furniture into consideration. Remember to consid
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Choosing Between Fabric and Leather Furniture

When shopping for upholstery, the age-old question always seems to be whether to purchase pieces covered in leather or fabric, like microfiber or chenille. Before you make a decision, it is important to know the differences between the two furniture fabrics. Microfiber is made up of many small fibers that are tightly woven together. Because the fibers are so fine, durability and flexibility is given to the fabric. It
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Back To School Tips: Moving into a Dorm

Back to school time is already here – where did the summer go? College kids are packing up and getting ready to head off to the dorms, and if it is their first year it can be a very overwhelming process. What do you bring with? What do you keep at home? Does your roommate have things you are missing? How will everything fit in such a small space? There will always be some surprises, but with these simple back t
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Decorate Your Rental Home with Ease

The majority of people will rent a home or apartment at some point during their lives. Typically you put down a security deposit that you want to get back when you move, but whether or not you will receive it depends on all kinds of stipulations – stipulations that, oftentimes, can put a hamper on your interior design buzz. Painting, wallpapering, hanging wall decorations, replacing flooring, and swapping out c
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Home Decor 101: Mixing Patterns

Bringing bold looks into your home has been a huge trend in 2013, and it only seems to be getting more popular. One way that people are making a statement with home decor has been mixing patterns. Doing this can create a stunning look, but if you aren’t sure how to do it correctly, it can result in disaster. Luckily there are some great tips that can help anyone combine patterns successfully. Use three or more
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Add Sunshine to Your Home with Fun Summer Decor

This Friday is officially the first day of summer – it may not be an official holiday, but that doesn’t mean you can’t decorate your home for the season! You can dress your home for summer in variety of different ways. Whether you prefer a nautical look, a beach theme, pops of bright colors, a floral-based decor, or something else altogether, there are many unique ideas out there that will help you
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Father's Day Furniture

Gifts for Dad: American Freight Has the Perfect Gift

Father’s Day is coming up on June 16th and we all know the typical gifts for dad that sell big this holiday. Why not skip the ties, cologne, and power tools for something a little more special? American Freight Furniture has some great gift ideas that dad will love, and with our same-day delivery you can be sure you’ll have everything ready to surprise him this Sunday. Recliners A comfortable, spacious re
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Stress-Free Ways to Decorate Your Home as a Couple

Moving in with your significant other is a huge step – most of the time, people worry about how they will deal with finances and living with the other person’s habits. One thing a lot of couple’s don’t consider before they move in together is how they will compromise when it comes to wanting to decorate your home as a couple. Men and women have very different ways of shopping for furniture and
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Tight Spaces: How to Decorate a Small Bedroom

The bedroom is often the place of relaxation and tranquility, but if you’re living in a home with a small bedroom it can be hard to find out how to decorate it the right way. The difficulty lies in keeping a small bedroom looking fresh and crisp without overcrowding the space. We have some great tips to keep in mind if you’re currently trying to figure out how to decorate a small bedroom. Cut the clutter.
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Modern Spring Decor for Your Home

The weather is finally warming up and spring showers are falling, so why not bring the feeling of spring into your home with fresh, modern spring decor? Many people go floral and pastel around the home during springtime, but there are some great ways to incorporate these traditions in a contemporary way. The entryway is one of the most popular places for people to adjust decor in their homes. It is the first place gu
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