• Apr 12

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    Storage Pieces To Get You Organized

    by Patty G.

    Decluttering and organizing is a big part of Spring Cleaning. Many find that spring is the perfect time to re-organize their lives and their homes. Whether re-arranging your closet, tossing out unwanted household items or filing away important documents, now is the time to reset and declutter your life! First take the time to organize, pick up and eliminate clutter in each room before you start cleaning. Start with putting away the things you are keeping in their rightful places and rooms. Once you decide what to keep and what to get rid of consider selecting an attractive storage piece. This will help to keep things stowed and keep you organized. Here are a few furniture suggestions for the following rooms: 1 – Entry Halls – Hall trees with storage benches stow shoes, pet items …
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  • Apr 5

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    How to Select a Cocktail Table For Your Sofa

    by Patty G.

    The coffee table or cocktail table is the last piece of the living room puzzle, chosen after all the seating. Now you must select just the right one to fill the space and one that works with your sofa. There is a method to selecting the correct coffee table to match your sofa.  The shape, size & style are all key design factors in your selection process and we have outlined them below to make the process a little less of a challenge. Table Shape The possibilities of shape include round, oval, square, rectangle and free form. Round and oval coffee tables are perfect for sectional seating. Square or rectangle coffee tables are ideal for L shape seating. A freeform table can be used in front of either a straight sofa or L-shaped sofa. Table Size Take a look …
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  • Mar 29

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    What’s The Difference Between a Server and a Sideboard?

    by Patty G.

    Dining rooms host family meals, holiday gatherings, and milestone parties so choosing the right furniture is important. Dining room storage comes in many shapes and sizes with options like sideboards, buffets, hunt boards, servers, and china cabinets but what’s the difference between all of these types of furniture? We found some pretty and practical dining room storage furniture options in the Belfort Furniture Clearance Center and showcased them below!  Keep reading for a quick lesson to learn the difference between a sideboard and a server.   1 – The Sideboard is a long low storage piece and will most often have a short leg and a cabinet. It is about waist height with a surface to place food upon while serving. The antique version of the side board is the hunt …
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  • Mar 22

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    Accent Furniture With A Purpose

    by Patty G.

    Now that the core pieces of furniture are selected for your space, consider adding a few accent pieces. These are the pieces that add interest and create a little excitement in the room. The Belfort Furniture Clearance Center  has a wide variety of unique pieces. We have selected a few we thought were accent worthy. The purpose of accent furniture is to add color and a little drama; it should stand out to compliment the room décor. These pieces tend to be used for more of a decorative value not necessarily for function.  Consider selecting pieces that have a little pizzazz. Here are several areas you can focus on for assorted accents. 1 –  The foyer or entry in your home sets the tone for the rest of your home; this is a …
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  • Mar 16

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    Tips For Mixing Fabric Patterns

    by Patty G.

    When it comes to coordinating patterns for your room décor, mixing and matching patterns in a room can be a challenge but there is a method.  We found a few items from The Belfort Furniture Clearance Center  to show you how to pull together a flowing mix of patterns. Here are our Top Tips for Choosing Fabrics to Mix Together: 1 – Odd numbers work best! Try combining 3 different fabrics that coordinate to complete your room. You can always add more as you gain confidence. We have shown 4 patterns to make it interesting. 2 – Your first pattern is your strongest pattern and should make a statement. It will also set the tone for the rest of the room. For our first pattern we used this suzani printed chair …
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