Home furnishings are the products that make a house a home; they include
furniture and accessories as well as window treatments and home decor
items. Perhaps you have purchased a new home or are redecorating
your current residence. Whatever the case, designing your home's
interior and selecting suitable home furnishings can be an interesting
and exciting project.
Recent Home Furnishings News
Williams Sonoma 4Q Is Home Sweet Home
The multi-banner home furnishings chain continued to put up stellar numbers and said reports of the coming post-pan decline in business are not necessarily to be believed.
By Warren Shoulberg, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 18:52:15 -0400.
Triad fabric maker joins Sustainable Furnishings Council
High Point-based Culp Inc. is the first publicly traded organization to join the organization that promotes sustainability practices in the home furnishings industry.
Andy Warfield. American City Business Journals. Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 11:20:34 +0000.
The first order of business is to set your home furnishings budget.
Then decide what interior decorating style you prefer, such as modern,
traditional, or craftsman. Select furnishings from the category you
like best. Choose the overall color scheme you want, starting with
your paint colors. Then select wallpaper, if applicable, and the
fabrics for soft furnishings or window treatments that coordinate with
the paint color scheme. Consider your furniture requirements, and
plan your room layout and furniture arrangement. Choose
area rugs or
as well as lighting and pictures to achieve the ambience you desire
for your room.
It's best to work in a practical order. Paint and wallpaper the
ceilings and walls first, then install wired lighting fixtures and fans,
and thirdly install floor coverings. It's often easier to hang
window treatments before putting large furniture in place. Lastly,
hang pictures and locate smaller decorative items in the room.
Each April and October, the High Point Market connects the people, products, and promotions of the home furnishings industry.
For insight into this market and this fascinating industry, visit the International Home Furnishings Center website.
The resources listed below provide a sampling of the many interior decorating products available.