Creating the perfect backyard safe haven means the ambience needs to be just right – what better way to achieve that fun outdoor vibe than choosing unique ways to light it up! Here are our four favorite ways to light your outdoor space.
When choosing between leather and faux leather, it can be tough to decide. If you’re in the market for a new couch or recliner, we’re here to help you make an informed decision. Let’s dig into the differences and see which one is best for you.
Choosing a recliner for your living room is no small feat. It's a big decision. You'll spend quite a few hours in that chair — watching sports games and binge-worthy sitcoms. To make sure you find the right recliner that works in your space, here's a quick guide on choosing the right recliner for you. The right chair is out there, you just have to look and sit.
Let’s be honest – who has ever said that they had a great night’s sleep on a futon? But they are extremely convenient since they provide seating and a place to sleep at the same time. With a few small changes, you can take your futon game up a notch.
Adding cute decorative pillows to your couch is our version of putting a cherry on top of an ice cream sundae. They add depth to your furniture and are super fun to mix and match – but sometimes it’s tricky to know which ones will look best. Here are some quick tips to consider when you’re shopping:
Most of us have nightstands but may not give them the TLC they deserve. Consider a few easy upgrades to give your bedroom a fresh new look!
If you thought slipcovers were a thing of the past, think again! They are still in and have a ton of advantages. Whether your furniture is a stain magnet, or just needs some redecoration, furniture covers are a great multi-purpose option to keep your furniture safe – or just take them up a notch. Here are a few ways slipcovers can come in handy.
This blog is the third of a three-part "With Ashley Furniture" series. Let’s be honest; most of your weekends are booked up with fun plans with friends, but sometimes you just need to hang out at home, relax and catch up on your favorite TV shows. Here are some fun ways you can create your own haven and go into full relaxation mode.
After a long day working or wrangling the kiddos, you probably want to kick your shoes off, have a cold drink, and relax. But unless you’ve mastered the art of teleportation, you probablyyyy don’t have time to make it to the beach. But good news: it’s actually super easy to turn your backyard or porch into a personal retreat! Whether you want an outdoor movie night, an evening by the fire or a wine night with the girls, we’ve discovered four ways you can transform your backyard.
Living in a home with nothing on the walls is like eating a meal with no seasoning. Bland. Sometimes, your space just needs a little spice and adding fun wall decor is a great place to start - especially when you don’t have the time or extra cash to paint. Here are some fun ways to bring those boring white walls to life and upgrade your wall décor.
Adding a pinch of greenery to your home is a great way to make your home more colorful and vibrant – and the best part is, it’s actually pretty easy and inexpensive. Plus, did you know having plants in your home can also provide a few health benefits, like lowering stress and improving your home’s air quality? Here are five simple ways to include planters in your everyday life:
Imagine your home or apartment with gorgeous, modern, all-white furniture. You may be thinking that there is no wayyyy people can keep white furniture looking clean and nice, but we’re here to help! Here are some ways to make it work in your home:
First things first — you should probably take down the last of your lingering holiday decorations. Those twinkling lights have definitely worn out their welcome and the neighbors are starting to talk. Let’s shake off those winter blues and start preparing your home for spring. We’re here to help you brighten it up with a few easy-as-pie décor tips.
The way you style your curtains can give your room the vibe you want from the minute you walk inside. If you want to keep things calm, match the curtain color to your walls for a seamless look. If you’d rather add a splash of color, contrast the curtain color to the walls or use a busier pattern so they stand out.
Home is where your heart is. It’s where you live, where you make memories and where you can really show off your personality. If your style is more contemporary and you’d like your home to reflect that, you’ll want to be very conscious of which pieces you feature in your home. With modern home décor, less is more and intention is everything.
Our favorite way to fight the kitchen clutter? Simple and functional appliances, furniture and decor that are still beautiful and stylish. From open shelving space to trendy storage, there are plenty of options to keep your kitchen inviting and ready for any event.
Introducing: The Mom Cave, the new and improved (and muchhhh prettier) version of The Man Cave. You can create your very own Mom Cave in four easy(ish) steps, so you can spend less time worrying about a construction project, and more time picking out the perfect bottle of wine and chocolate for your girls night.
If you’ve ever had a wood fireplace in your home or apartment, you know how much of a pain it can be to clean and maintain. Electric fireplaces bring the flicker and warmth of a real fire to your home without the hassle. Here are our top 5 reasons to get an electric fireplace for your home.
One of the best ways to have together-time with the family around the holidays is making ornaments with your kids. It can get a little messy if you have little ones, but the memories will last a lifetime. It’s also muchhhh cheaper to decorate your tree with homemade ornaments than with store-bought ones.
Yay! It’s almost time to decorate for the holidays! Here are some of our favorite decorating ideas for those of you who aren’t into traditional red and green holiday decor. They are guaranteed to make your home extra cozy this season.
Some of us grew up playing Duck Hunt on Nintendo, while others lived in the glory days of the Xbox generation, blasting up The Covenant through the eyes of Master Chief. We decided to geek out a little and create a timeline of video game console history just because. And because hey, who knows – it may just help you out at your next trivia night.
Decorating and arranging your furniture is tricky when you live in a small place with an even smaller living room. It can be overwhelming trying to find furniture you love, decide how you want to arrange it, and still make your room feel spacious. Here are some of our favorite ways to save space and make the most of what you’ve got.
Looking to add some fall elements to your home decor? Head to your local dollar store to make this inexpensive and festive fall wreath. Bonus: the materials all cost less than $10!
Halloween just isn’t the same without pumpkin carving. Sure — costumes, candy, and scary movies are some of our favorite staples, but pumpkin carving is a tradition we just can’t get enough of. It’s a great chance to get creative. Try out a few of our favorite classic and creative pumpkin ideas this year.
When life gets busy and you don’t have time to drive around town furniture shopping, online retail therapy can be a great alternative. Whether you need a bedroom suite, living room sectional or dining room set, these helpful online buying tips will help you find the perfect product so you can continue building the home you’ve always dreamed of.
If you’d rather study at home in your pajamas than in a freezing, stuffy library, you’re not alone. But if you don’t take the time to create the right study space, it’s easy to get distracted and unmotivated. Here are some of our favorite tips and tricks for creating the perfect study nook (for you or your kids!), because where you study is just as important as how you study.
Do you actually use your dining room or is it just a place to put random stuff? Let’s bring it back into the mix! Say hello to an open concept dining room. It’s an inviting space where guests can hang out while the chef works a little magic.
Living in a small space doesn’t mean you can’t make it beautiful. Even if you're living in a small apartment, townhouse or condo, we’ve got some small-space tips and tricks to help you create a cozy home, no matter its size!