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Chest Beds For The Holidays

December is now in full swing. Christmas music fills the air, and snow has taken up residence well … just about everywhere. It’s just a matter of time before the sons, daughters, grandkids, and in-laws beat down the door. The next thing you know you’ve got people sleeping in the guest bedroom. Or, in the basement, living room, kitchen, and …

Window Treatment Strategies for Pet Owners

We all love our pets, but let’s face it: they can be destructive. Dog and cat owners know this can be especially true when it comes to window treatments like blinds, shades, shutters, and draperies. This is of course to be expected with a new cat or dog, but even older, better-trained pets will sometimes wreak havoc on window covering …

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Murphy Beds Are Safe

Have you ever seen Charlie Chaplin’s “One A.M.” from 1916? Me either. After all, that is more than 100 years ago. But, it appears that someone at the New York Times has. According to their article, the film includes a famous scene. It shows a “five-minute wrestling match between a man and bed that ends with both competitors half-destroyed and …

How To Choose The Right Window Coverings For Your Home

This project can actually be more difficult than you might think. There are a lot of factors to take into consideration. Do you own dogs? How can you define the style of your home, and which window coverings will best accommodate it? Are you sure you’ll have all the right measurements down? In this post, we’ll be discussing how best …

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A Murphy Bed Gives You Space to Live

History Of The Murphy Bed William Lawrence Murphy invented the fold-down bed in the late 1800s. Mr. Murphy marketed and patented his bed, and it became a brand name. It is still called the Murphy Bed to this day. The original fold-down bed was a simple design, and it isn’t like what we have these days. It was a metal …