Furniture Ideas & Inspiration
Explore inspiring furniture ideas that will drastically make your home more efficient & appealing.
Forget those oversized, chunky bunk beds of the past—today’s bunk bed designs are sleek, cool, and every bit as cozy.
A sleeper sofa is a multipurpose piece of furniture that can act as a place to sit or sleep. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best sleeper sofas on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this
Whether you’re planning a bedroom remodel or it’s time for a mattress update, finding the best mattress for couples will be key to improving you and your partner’s sleep. But with a mattress for two comes two different mattress wish lists. This Old House Reviews Team weighs in on the top mattresses that can accommodate both of your sleep needs.
Side sleepers need a mattress that combines back and neck support with pressure relieving comfort. Find the best mattress for the side sleepers with our extensive guide outlining the 10 top reviewed mattresses (plus tips for making the right choice for you).
Sleeping on an organic mattress is a great way to protect the environment and your health. Whether you’re shopping for an eco-friendly mattress or seeking to reduce your exposure to harmful chemicals, choose your next new bed with our roundup of the nine best organic mattresses.
Looking to build a new side table for your living room or bedroom? Build this sturdy Arts and Crafts–style side table from stock lumber—you can even customize its height to fit alongside your existing seating or square up the angles for a more modern look.
Looking to provide luxury accommodations for your out-of-town friends and family members? Start by making sure you have the right bedding. Use this guide to pick out one of the 9 best mattresses for a guest room.
How to turn a bookcase into a kitchen island with fresh paint and a new top.
Ottomans give you additional storage in your living room while also providing you with a comfortable place to rest your legs and feet. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best ottoman storage options on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you and your home. The products included in this article are available at various furniture stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.
Check out this roundup of the top picks for the best mattress in a box. There’s a mattress out there for all types of sleepers, and you can find yours online.
From subtle to bold to instant "vintage," for pieces big and small, there’s a paint project here to perk things up all over the house.
Not sure where to put your money when it comes to your home’s finishes and furnishings? Design pro and Clare founder Nicole Gibbons has some answers.
Are you having a difficult time finding the perfect size or shape mirror for a particular space in your home? Read this guide to learn how to cut a mirror to the size or shape you desire.
Assemble a custom storage piece with plywood and moldings, or select a ready-made option.
Build a DIY poker table friends for food and fun that turns into a dining table too with the flip of a lid.
If you’re working on a project that involves wooden furniture or paneling, you’ll likely find yourself facing an important decision at the end: varnish or polyurethane for the finish? There’s a lot of confusion over the difference between these two popular wood sealants, and it’s important to know what sets them apart so you can choose the right topcoat for your project.
We rounded up unique ideas so you can make your own table that suits your home, style, and budget.
Today, Murphy beds are so much more than a mattress and frame that you push into a wall cutout. Read this roundup of creative Murphy bed designs that make the most of your space without sacrificing your style.
Get ideas to help you design and build built-in bookshelves to add more beautiful and functional storage to your room.
Before you grab a saw and begin a DIY bookshelf project, there are a variety of factors to consider. From wood selection to tools and materials, read our tips for building your own bookshelves.
Follow these steps to plan and build a safe, wall-attached bunk bed for your growing kids.
Home-improvement fanatic Jenni Radosevich has been blogging about everything DIY on her website, I Spy DIY, for nearly a decade. Here's one of our favorite dresser upgrades on the Web
Layer beadboard and moldings onto a basic frame for a rock-solid surface that elevates the appliances—and the look of your space
Use oak stair treads and pine boards to create right-size shelves that keep books and toys within easy reach of small hands
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva and host Kevin O'Connor build a historic-looking Shaker table
The folks at Apartment Therapy share nifty, thrifty interior-design ideas in a new book
Don't leave it on the field! Check out these sporty ways to repurpose athletic equipment