Archive for March 11, 2014

Adding Traditional Shoji Screens to Your Interior Design

Written by Family Fun. Posted in Japanese style sliding doors, Shoji screens room dividers, Sliding shoji screens

Japanese room divider
Some of the first known Shoji screens can be traced to the Han Dynasty in China, but the tradition continues on with modern Shoji panels and sliding Japanese screens made from a more diverse list of materials. While they can serve a functional purpose as Shoji sliding doors or room dividers, they also offer a distinctive design statement to practically any kind of interior. By doing some preliminary research, you should be able to find the perfect Shoji screens for your home. When starting out your search, many shoppers have success with online bookmarking sites where you can browse through portfolios and collections of design ideas. For example, pinterest can be used

Which Mattress Type Is Right for You? A Guide to Sleeping Better

Written by Family Fun. Posted in Affordable living room sets, Beds and mattresses, Living room furniture for sale

Dining room furniture stores
Did you know that the average lifespan of standard beds and mattresses is only eight years? That’s according to a study conducted by a panel of sleep researchers first published back in 2007. It might make sense then to learn that an estimated 62% of Americans continually struggle getting restful sleep at least two or three nights out of the week. Switching out your mattress every eight years or so will help decrease the risk of back problems developing over time as the materials begin to degrade. Of course, a lot of folks will tell you that the right mattress is the one that provides the most support, and others will go on about how it’s actually all about the level of comfort. But the truth is definitely somewhere in the middle of those two. As such, we’ve put together this handy list of differ