In the Midwest, those warm, outdoor-living months are short so we must make the most of them. Whether your outdoor furniture consists of a patio, deck, or screened in porch, you can easily “ramp up” the visual appeal of your outdoor space. It’s amazing what fabric, paint (or stain) and lights can do! Just like…
Because we live in a mass merchandise world, consumers don’t understand why decorators can’t give “instant” quotes for custom window products. After all, walk into any other store that sells retail items and you will see a price tag hanging from their products. What’s the big mystery?
Although St. Louis’ weather has only occasionally been “spring” like, it is time to begin spring cleaning. That includes freshening up our homes’ draperies. Many find it a daunting task, but there are some simple steps everyone can take before calling in the professionals.
Many people decide to downsize their lifestyles when their children leave home or they retire. The three or four bedroom house with a living room, dining room and oversized family room is no longer needed and daunting to maintain. What they don’t realize is downsizing has its own dilemmas.
As with most decorative items today, shoppers have an enormous array of drapery hardware options. It is easier to make a final selection if you can breakdown the type, style and application needed for your hardware. There are essentially two types of drapery hardware: utility and decorative.