Why Every Household Needs a Rocking Chair

When you envision a child’s nursery, what do you always picture? A few pieces that come to mind would probably be a crib, changing table, some toys and stuffed animals, and a classic wooden rocking chair. What about when you think of a cliché grandmother’s house? Do you picture her in a robe and slippers… Read more »

Creative Ways to Use a Wagon

Remember that old red wagon everyone used to have in the garage or the playroom? You probably hauled your dolls and stuffed animals around showing them the neighborhood sights—or fell asleep on a cozy pile of blankets while your parents pulled you around at the state fair. Thankfully, growing up doesn’t mean you have to… Read more »

Give the Gift of a Jewelry Storage for Valentine’s Day

In addition to chocolates and flowers, Valentine’s Day is recognized as a time to gift jewelry to a loved one. Diamonds and gold are often seen as a sign of affection and can be a beautiful expression of love. However, over the course of many years, you’ll eventually need somewhere to store all that jewelry…. Read more »

Properly Caring for Your Bird House

A beautiful summer day illuminates your garden, yet you still feel like something is missing.  Suddenly you realize; it is not what you see that is unsatisfying but instead what you don’t hear.  The air is still and quiet without the natural ambiance of your favorite feathery visitors. Investing in a quality bird house, often… Read more »

Start Thinking About Your Outdoor Living Space

Time flies by each year, quickly transitioning from one season to the next with fluctuating temperatures. Although for many parts of the United States, winter is just beginning, spring will usher in warmer weather before we know it. Start planning an outdoor living space now to allow yourself plenty of time to turn your vision… Read more »

Tips on Creating a Rustic Bedroom

With an emphasis on strong and rugged textures paired with simple and neutral colors, the rustic style suits bedrooms fairly well. Transform your bedroom into a relaxing and rustic space with the following tips from Carriage House Furnishings. Country Colors and Texture Whether you’re a fan of wood paneling, distressed wood, or reclaimed wood, these… Read more »

Decorate with Rustic and Fall Elements at Home

We’ll be honest: the fall is one of our favorite times here at Carriage House Furnishings. Why, you might ask? Aside from apple donuts and fall foliage, it’s the season where we can really bring in that rustic feel to everything we do and that starts first with the home. Here’s how to decorate your… Read more »

How to Style and Display Your Cabinets

For a long time, people didn’t see cabinets beyond their usage. Cabinets merely stored things, and that was it. However, cabinets can be styled and displayed to complement a room’s aesthetic, and say something unique about its usage. In recent years, display cabinets have increasingly attracted well-deserved attention as a key design component of any… Read more »

Understanding Rockers and Gliders

When decorating any nursery room, you’ll likely have to decide between a rocker and a glider. Rockers and gliders are both essential items throughout your child’s development and will likely be in the family for years. But many times, customers are unaware of the differences between the two chairs and end up buying a rocker… Read more »

Tips on Achieving Farmhouse Style at Home

In recent years, many homeowners located within suburbs and cities have started to decorate their homes in a farmhouse-focused motif. Farmhouse décor often creates feelings associated with warmth, comfort, and family and many people are busy creating a space that reflects that. Consider these ideas for creating the charm of a farmhouse within your home…. Read more »