Tips to clean your wrought iron furniture

September 19, 2011  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Furniture

Wrought iron furniture adds a very different look to your home décor and is also very useful. They are very durable provided you take a little care while cleaning the furniture.

Regular dusting and cleaning is the key to good maintenance. If you are using a hand duster be sure to reach out to the inner corners as well. This might get a bit difficult especially if you have beds or tables with intricate work. In that case, a vacuum cleaner is the best choice to remove dirt and dust from each corner.

Most of the time, a regular dusting is enough to keep wrought iron furniture clean. But to retain their polish and finish, you need to give some extra care. There are various solutions and creams available in the market these days. You should use these to polish your furniture once in a month. These are specially formulated to retain their luster and also to add a protective covering layer.

Bathroom furniture and what to keep in mind while picking them

February 08, 2011  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Furniture

Furniture is a key ingredient towards decorating one’s home. People spend endless amount of money just to make their homes look beautiful. Nowadays the bathroom furniture is as essential as the bedroom furniture. People look forward to purchasing bathroom furniture which can enhance the décor of the bathroom.

While picking up the bathroom furniture, the first thing to be kept in mind is that it’s waterproof. Try to gather information about the product; the price, quality, warranty period, etc and then finalize whether it’s the right pick. See which designs and colors are available and make the choice according to the bathroom’s décor.

Bathroom furniture is available in two different types; wall-hanging and free-standing furniture. Which to choose among these depends on the space one has to decorate the bathroom. People with less space to play with or the ones who prefer to have a spacious bathroom go for wall hangings.

Patio furniture, a classy statement

January 26, 2011  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Furniture

Today patio furniture is quite a popular style statement. However this was not always the case. The whole concept of patio furniture in fact started in the southern states. These states were quite hot in the summer months. Since air conditioners were not yet a household commodity those days the people living in these areas had no other option but to move one of their indoor furniture outside to escape from the heat of the rooms. Yet such furniture was not meant to withstand the outside weather. As a result of this they would lose their long life.

That is how the whole concept of patio furniture came into existence. Furniture was designed with such materials that they were able to withstand the exterior harsh weather conditions. Gradually over time these were stylized according to the sense of latest trends. Materials such as wrought iron began to be used for the purpose. As a result the patio furniture took up the status of a real style statement.

Want a change: Buy Metallic furniture for your living room

December 23, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Furniture

Change is necessary for every sphere of life, otherwise life really becomes monotonous. Now if you are tired of the same old living room, why not go in for a change? Why not transform your living room with metallic furniture? Metallic furniture is not expensive, steel furniture is comparatively cheaper than the aluminium ones, so here remains the option of choosing your furniture suiting your pockets.

Metallic furniture are free from the hassles of breaking and remains with you for ages. All that you have to do is just repaint it with time. Tables, centre ones, or side ones, chairs, storage furniture and shelves all are available in varied shapes and sizes. A metallic sofa will also not be a bad buy.

It is all there in the market, go choose and transform your living room as well as your living style with metallic furniture.

How to buy Patio furniture

October 30, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Furniture


Investing in furniture is a once in a long while deal; hence make sure you invest carefully. If you want to avoid unnecessary problems, undertake a good research regarding the durability and quality of the furniture, before you take the big monetary plunge. Patio furniture claim to be more durable and resistant than regular furniture nevertheless the above rule also plays for patio ones.

Now, if you are planning to purchase patio furniture over the internet, it is very essential that you pick it up only from a reputable source which has a good status among customers. They should also provide pertaining guarantees in case the piece of furniture gets ruined by chance.

Going through the customer reviews is a good way of getting a clear picture about how bona fide the online company is. Now, everything good comes for a price, hence do not hesitate to pay a little extra if needed for good quality. Invest wisely and enjoy relaxing on your new patio furniture.

Things to Look For While Purchasing Leather Furniture

September 17, 2010  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Furniture

Are you wondering what kind of furniture to place in your home? Leather furniture is an evergreen fashion and goes well with both traditional and modern interiors. They make excellent additions to your home.

There are some things you should keep in mind when you go to purchase leather furniture. First of all, the quality of leather required, the better it is the more expensive it gets, but suppose you have guests coming over or have children in your house, you would need the leather to be of good durable quality. It is better to invest once than go on repairing or replacing. Leather can be a very durable material if chosen carefully. Choose the colors carefully, if you plan to buy multiple pieces then make sure they do not clash in color or texture. You should also ensure the correct size that you can accommodate without cramping your living space, before you buy the furniture.

It would be a good idea to sit and lie down on the couch or sofa before you buy it, you are to live with your furniture, make sure you pick the best one for yourself.

Closet Curtains for Stylish Doors

June 07, 2010  //  Posted by: qwcdirect  //  Category: Furniture, Home Care, Home Decor, Home Improvement

If you have a stylish door, you need stylish curtains so that it can complement the door and make it look appealing. There are many types of curtains that are available in the market which you can use or you can custom make your own to make them look more unique. Some of the additions you can add to your curtains for your stylish door are beaded chains or chandeliers at the top or sides of the curtain.You can also use beaded rods and curtains which has a variety of colors to comp your door.

You can use crystal curtains and door beads to decorate it. You can have different designs of curtains and hang them on different occasions to give the door different unique looks. If you are making the curtains for yourself you can experiment with different materials and designs and come up with a variety of curtains for your stylish door. You can also experiment with curtain rods so that they can complement your curtains.

Funky Outdoor Patio Furniture

May 13, 2010  //  Posted by: qwcdirect  //  Category: Furniture, Home Improvement

Your patio should have the best decorations to make it look attractive. There are modern funky outdoor patio furniture you can place in your patio to make it look awesome. Some of the furniture you can place in your patio are funky chairs and tables which have different shapes and design. You can experiment with color and different textures to give you variety and to add style to the patio.

You can make or buy your own cushions, make sure to be as creative as possible so that you can make different shapes for your room to look funky. You can also put patio lights which are out of this world in unexpected shapes such as umbrellas or any other unique idea. Funky patios will make your home look amazing and thus you have to come up with crazy and silly ideas to make it look more attractive and glamorous. You can even change the door to look different from that of the main house to give it a unique look.

Contemporary vs. Vintage Patio Furniture

January 04, 2010  //  Posted by: House Xpert  //  Category: Furniture, Home Decor, Home Improvement

nullIt can sometimes prove very difficult to decide which style of outdoor furniture to use, contemporary or vintage. Used for relaxing after a long day of work, a patio should generally have an atmosphere of peace and quite and should be serene in order to help you unwind. Patio furniture plays a major role in creating this atmosphere.

Contemporary patio furniture has the distinct advantage because it comes in many different styles, colors and sizes. The furniture also lasts long because it is made of durable materials which are remarkably easy to clean and tend. However, contemporary furniture gets outdated quickly.

On the other hand, vintage patio furniture, unlike contemporary patio furniture, never becomes outdated. It always maintains its classic and stylish look. When making your decision, carefully weigh the pros and cons of each furniture theme, for the patio is an important part of the home and should be furnished accordingly.

Door Handles – Add value to the beauty of doors

December 28, 2009  //  Posted by: House Xpert  //  Category: Furniture, Home Decor, Home Improvement

nullWhenever we welcome anyone into our homes the first thing that catches his attention is the door. The doors of a house serve many a purpose other than just serving as an entrance into the house. A beautiful door actually speaks about the taste, class and status of the owner. it gives the onlooker an idea about the entire beauty of the house.

Along with the doors, door handles also a go long way in adding charm to the house. They are generally small, yet serve a very important purpose.

Handles come in various shapes sizes and designs. They vary in cost depending on the material used and the handiwork involved. Modern day door handles are made out of various items. It includes brass, frosted glass, metals like brass, stainless steel etc. Sometimes crystals are also used to accentuate the appeal.

Whatever may be the design the durability and protective capacity of the handle should be properly evaluated before actually buying one of them.