Archive for March, 2014

    Three Benefits of Including Rustic Furniture in Your Home

    Written by Family Video Coupon on March 5, 2014. Posted in Cedar log bed, Rustic cabin bedding, Rustic walnut table

    Authentic aspen furniture

    Did you know that Andrew Jackson and Abraham Lincoln were born in log cabins? Although early log cabins were only 10 feet wide, modern log cabins are spacious and provide numerous amenities. Included in many log cabins is rustic furniture, and this furniture can be used in countless settings and homes. In fact, the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake, New York contains numerous types of rustic furniture. There are several benefits of obtaining log cabin furniture and decor, as this is an effective way to furnish your home in a rustic style.

    1. Utilization in many rooms. One of the main benefits of rustic furniture is that it can be used in most rooms. Whether you

    Thinking of Donating Your Old Clothes to Charity? Here’s Why You Should

    Written by Family Video Coupon on March 3, 2014. Posted in Charitable clothing donations, Disabled veterans donations, The best charities to donate to

    Donations to purple heart

    An astonishing 99% of all the clothing and fabric that gets thrown out or tossed away nationally can actually still be worn or recycled into brand new clothes. Think back to all the times you’ve hesitated packing up your old threads in a large garbage bag and finding the nearest donation pickup spot, then backed out because of the effort required. When you toss out a pair of jeans just because they’re torn in the knee or a once-favorite shirt because it simply doesn’t fit the same way anymore, you’re actually contributing to a landfill waste problem that could easily be prevented by simply donating the clothes to charity.

    But no charity would want my old clothes if they’re worn or

    Top Three Ways to Incorporate Shoji Screens in the Home

    Written by Family Video Coupon on March 1, 2014. Posted in Japanese sliding door

    , Japanese style sliding doors, Shoji screens room dividers

    Japanese sliding door

    Decorating the interior of a home is just as important and oftentimes just as complex as decorating the exterior. It is important that the different objects placed through the home complement one another and work to suffuse the environment with a unified sense of style. One style that has become very popular is an Oriental style. While there are many ways to create that style in the home, an excellent way to do so is via Japanese Shoji screens. Here are three ways to use Shoji screens to incorporate a touch of Oriental style to the home.

    1. Room Dividers

    Architects are very good at what they do, but there are times when the needs of the resident don’t align with the architect’s vision. Sometimes, for example, a resident may need more rooms than lay on the floor plan. One simple way to bring Shoji scre