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Long story short: one to three inches. There are design and practical reasons for this distance. I never bothered with it, as long as my asthma inhaler, my phone, and a glass of water were within easy reach of my bed. They still are, to this very day. So why this particular distance from the …

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Looking to find the perfect size for a nightstand before buying? Generally, your nightstand should be the same height as your bed, with the average bed being 25 inches tall. The perfect width and length for your nightstand depend on how much surface area and storage space you’re looking to utilize. Khloe Kardashian is one …

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There’s nothing like relaxing on the reclining sofa after a long day at work, propping up your feet, and setting your beverage of choice on the coffee table as you watch your favorite show. Whether you’re buying furniture for your first home or a seasoned homeowner who wants to get the furniture arrangement right, you …

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In any room, the large pieces of furniture will play a big role in defining the style and layout of the entire room. Whether it’s a sofa, other furniture, lighting, or artwork, it’s important to put some through into how your room looks as all the pieces start coming together. Everything in the room can add to …

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Let’s paint the picture first. It’s time to redecorate our living room now that we are clear about the model of the sofa we want. We have decided to place a relaxing armchair where it is most desirable. We have the curtains and even the dining chairs. However, we don’t have a coffee table, and …

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Night tables are instrumental elements in the bedroom. Why? They are quite functional and are one of the most contributory decorations. It is difficult to think about not having them in a bedroom. In this article, we will discuss whether two nightstands are better than one. Nightstands add a special element to your bedroom, giving …

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Bedside tables add a fundamental element to any room. They can highlight and give character to the entire bedroom without forgetting that their presence is fully functional. The selection of the right bedside tables will be the first step to making them useful to us. Depending on the space in the bedroom, nightstands or bedside …

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Coffee tables come in just as many unique shapes and sizes as any piece of furniture, which is to say the options are as infinite as personal style! They can be round or rectangular, simple or statement pieces, and large enough to center a room or small enough to hold just the necessities. Like any …

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We all want the same proportions and measurements to fit our vision of how to arrange a chair and sofa as it relates to the aesthetics of the coffee table. The arrangement of the furniture with respect to the space should respect the measures to gain comfort. I had to learn that the hard way …

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I don’t think most people spend a lot of time thinking about their coffee tables. This secondary, but incredibly useful part of most living rooms is available in a huge variety of styles, colors, sizes, and materials. Call me crazy, but walking through most furniture stores and looking at coffee tables can be challenging. And …

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When we talk about the measurements of a coffee table for the living room, unconsciously the length and width should have come to mind. However, there is a third measure as important as the other two and that we should not neglect, and it is the height. Yes, because the three measures as a whole …

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No, coffee tables aren’t old-fashioned, nor are they out of style. They are definitely, absolutely, unequivocally indispensable. Some designers will tell you that coffee tables rule. Other designers will state that coffee tables belong back in the 20th century. They both have a point for various reasons. Grab a coffee, kick back, and we’ll talk …

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Where Did The Nightstand Come From? Let’s begin at the beginning by defining a nightstand before we start to organize it.  A nightstand was initially a small cabinet placed next to a bed that held the chamber pot, the toilet substitute used for nighttime elimination needs. Usually, a complete chamber set including the chamber pot …

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Gone are the days when coffee tables were appendages in English drawing-rooms simply for gathering around and drinking coffee. Over the years, not only has the coffee table evolved from its humble beginnings as a miniature wooden table to one coming in an endless variety of shapes and designs as well as purposes. In the …

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Placing a rug under a coffee table can make a room look a lot more put-together, but it also has some very practical uses.  Area rugs can hide spots and stains, protect the flooring under a coffee table from dents and spills, and provide some protection for small children and elderly persons on slippery floors. …

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Setting a sofa diagonally in a rectangular or square room is a modern look that adds uniqueness and style to your living space. It opens up a realm of possibilities, from placing a slim bookshelf to a tall vase with plants or a mini table and more in the space created behind the couch. What …

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