Plain and Simple Amish Furniture

The Mission Style Furniture Mission Style furniture is a style of furniture that originated in the late 19th Century. It traces its origins to a chair made by A.J. Forbes around 1894 for San Francisco’s Swedenborg Church. The term mission furniture was first popularized by Joseph P. McHugh of USA, a furniture manufacturer and retailer who copied these chairs and offered a line of stylistically related furnishings by 1898. The word mission references the Spanish missions throughout colonial California, though the design of most Mission Style furniture owed little to…

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Mission and Craftsman Style Furniture: Making a Comeback!

You can find out what the latest furniture styles are at any one of a plethora of fine furniture fairs in New York, Paris, Milan, High Point (North Carolina), Las Vegas and lots of other-worldly places. Their “recommendations” are followed by all the big furniture companies and that’s why you see so much similarity in offerings from year to year. Recently, the new furniture styles have had an ultra-modern theme, with bright neon colours, lots of glass, aluminium & plastic construction and the occasional fake fur accent. So we’re pleasantly…

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Steam Clean Your Carpets with Ease

At Cyclone Pro, we use both Rotovac cleaning wands and traditional style wands for the most effective cleaning purpose.   Having large engines to run the cleaning systems, our machines can remove any tough stains on your carpet right before your eyes. The system also has heat control option to provide moderate cleaning for more delicate fabrics. Your delicate and precious carpets, curtains and furnishings are pampered with our safe cleaning agents, leaving your home or business clean, soft, fragrant and free from any unsafe residue.   Our expertise will…

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The Benefits of Modular Fencing

Whether you own a business that requires privacy or you want to create a stylish feature for your home, you may find that modular fence panels can provide the solution. This type of feature can provide you with a number of benefits over conventional wall construction styles and methods. If you are still unsure, here are just some of the benefits to using a modular fence system. Practical and Attractive: Most of us are aware of just how unstylish and bleak a plain brick wall can be. While it can…

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The Importance Of Picking The Best Crib Mattress

I use a very simple checklist to determine whether a particular crib mattress is a good one. But trying to decide what the best organic crib mattress might be is more difficult and can depend to a large extent on exactly how much money you have available to spend on it. However, I’m going to start right off and say that in my view the best all round crib mattress, for quality and value combined is the Colgate Classica I Foam Mattress. This is a decent, firm and well-made crib…

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