Posts Categorized: Decorating Tips

3 Tips for Mixing Wood Tones in Your Home

One of the biggest draws of authentic wooden furniture is the individuality within each piece. Wood occurs naturally in different tones and grains that mix together to create unique furnishings. If you’re shopping for handcrafted Amish wooden furniture, you’ll never find two pieces that are the same! Wood is adaptable to any style preference and… 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 »

Tips on Achieving Farmhouse Style at Home

Farmhouse Decor 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 »

How to Decorate Your Kitchen Island

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Kitchen islands come with many benefits: they provide extra kitchen storage, allow for additional seating, and grant more space for cooking. If you bought a kitchen island from Carriage House Furnishings, consider adding some décor to help make it a focal point of your home. Showcase Your Green Thumb Simple yet charming, fresh greenery and… Read more »

Mixing Different Woods into Your Home Decor

Home Decor Ideas

Traditional design etiquette might have you believing that you should be sticking to one certain type or stain of wood within your home. However, modern design trends are shifting away from this concept and are encouraging people to incorporate some mixed woods. Here are a few easy ways to mix different woods into your home… Read more »

Tips for Moving Heavy Furniture Safely

Moving heavy furniture is often the most difficult part of any move. These big and burdensome items can easily strain backs and pull muscles if you’re not careful, and trying to navigate weighty items through narrow hallways or stairwells can be all the more frustrating. In this entry, we’ll look at a few simple ways… Read more »

Furnishing Your Home With Hickory

  When you’re filling your first home with furniture, or replacing pieces that haven’t stood up to wear and tear over the years, consider buying pieces made from hickory. Handcrafted from this strong, beautiful wood, hickory furniture will withstand the test of time and might even be passed down in your family for generations to come…. Read more »

This Spring, Spruce up Your Porch with Amish Furniture

At Carriage House Furnishings, we’re committed to adding comfort and style to your outdoor living spaces. And isn’t the beginning of spring the perfect time to redecorate your outdoor living room?   Many of our outdoor products are made from premium recycled plastic and stainless steel hardware, which will give you years of continued use… Read more »