Copeland Furniture:  A Talk on Quality and Design

Copeland Furniture: A Talk on Quality and Design

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Copeland Furniture Company is known for high-quality, hardwood furniture that pushes the boundaries of modern design. We spoke with Tim Copeland, the president of Copeland Furniture, to discuss their design influences, how they ensure quality in their furniture, and his tips for caring for your wood furniture. Tim has been with Copeland since 1975 and has worked with Circle Furniture since the early 80s. Tim says of Copeland, “We specialize in hardwood furniture, made in the United States, in a modern and transitional design.” Quality Maintaining quality throughout their construction process is incredibly important for them. Tim explains, “Quality is extremely important. There are so many low-price options out there. For us to be successful we’ve got to provide quality and we have to stand behind our furniture. And we…
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How Much Does it Cost to Furnish a Home Office?

How Much Does it Cost to Furnish a Home Office?

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A home office is a highly practical room in the home. Why? Because it’s exactly what you make of it. Whether you’re designing it to be solely a workspace or a multi-function yoga room slash office, with the right pieces it can transform your work-from-home experience. As with any design project, it’s important to know what you’re getting into finance wise. We’re here to help you stay informed through every step of the design process so you know where to save and where to invest your money. How much does it cost? The cost of designing any room in your home is going to fluctuate greatly depending on your budget and what you already have. From start to finish, a home office can cost you anywhere between $8,000 to upwards…
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Top 5 Interior Design Mistakes to Avoid

Top 5 Interior Design Mistakes to Avoid

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Interior design can be complicated and at times overwhelming. We’re here to help you at every stage of the journey so the design process runs smoothly. Your home interiors are an expression of your personality and a chance to create a sanctuary in your home. And to design a home you love, you first need to know what not to do. Here are the top 5 Interior Design mistakes to avoid. Neglecting to Space Plan Purchasing a new sofa is all good fun—until you discover it doesn’t fit in your small living room. Space planning is an important part of the design process, and if you neglect to pay attention to it you may end up with furniture that looks sorely out of place or doesn’t fit in your room.…
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Power Reclining Sofas: Are They Right for You?

Power Reclining Sofas: Are They Right for You?

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The latest trend in furniture? Motion. Where motion used to be reserved for recliners, it can now be found in dining chairs, loveseats, even sectionals. A power reclining sofa is a sofa with a built-in headrest and footrest that recline with the push of a button. Unlike a manual reclining sofa, power sofas excel in ease of use and luxurious comfort. The motorized reclining system allows for a swift transition from seated to reclining. Are they right for you? Determining whether or not a reclining sofa is the best option for you comes down to personal preference. Cindy Rubenfeld, our store manager in Middleton, explains “A lot of people are looking for that comfort level. We’re so busy these days, so when we come home we want to feel pampered.…
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5 Things to Know Before You Buy a Sofa

5 Things to Know Before You Buy a Sofa

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The sofa is an instrumental piece of furniture in the home. It sets the tone for your décor, it’s where you curl up to read a book or watch TV, and it’s most likely a piece you’ll want to have in your home for years. That being said, there a lot of factors to consider before you decide to make a purchase. We’re giving you the most important things to know before you buy a sofa so you can be ultra-confident in your decision-making. Seat Height Seat height seems like a minute detail on a sofa, but it’s important to pay attention to. The seat height of your sofa can vary from 18” to 21”, depending on the style. Mid-century modern sofas tend to be low to the ground, which…
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American Leather Personalize It: A Complete Review

American Leather Personalize It: A Complete Review

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American Leather Personalize It is a collection of seating options with multiple customizations available. It’s sort of a ‘pick your own perfect sofa’ and it’s a great option if you have a unique living situation or a small living room that requires a specific configuration. There are many features and benefits of the American Leather Personalize It Collection, but that doesn’t mean that it’s right for everyone. Keep reading for a complete review of the collection and discover whether it’s right for you. What is American Leather Personalize It? The American Leather Personalize It is, in the company’s words, “a customizable luxury furniture collection that fits your lifestyle needs.” Within the collection, you can create a sofa, chair, loveseat, chaise, chair and half, and numerous configurations of sectionals. There are…
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Dining Chairs: Upholstered vs. Wood

Dining Chairs: Upholstered vs. Wood

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Although dining chairs might be the last piece of the puzzle when it comes to furnishing your dining room, they’re an important piece. Your dining chairs will dictate how comfortable you are when you sit to down to eat. They’ll blend seamlessly into the design, soften the look, or add a pop of color to an otherwise neutral space. The first question you may ask yourself when selecting dining chairs is whether you should choose upholstered or wooden chairs. We’re here to answer that question and give you all the information you need so when it comes to making a purchasing decision, you can feel confident and prepared.      Pros and Cons of Upholstered Dining Chairs Benefits of Upholstered Chairs Upholstered dining chairs are beautiful additions to a dining table,…
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