• 08
    Nov

    Pros and Cons of Common Furniture Woods

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    Post by FOA Team

    This was written as a quick guide to some of the most common woods you’ll encounter around your home or in the furniture store. Hopefully you can use it as a reference sheet for your next furniture purchase.

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  • 25
    Aug

    Designer’s Corner: Accessorizing Shelves

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    Post by FOA Team

    Accessorize your shelves with personality! Explore your local thrift store and you just might find the unexpected; a polka dotted bowl, a fluffy plant, a faux typewriter or camera, some books and a random statue of a Chihuahua. 80% of the accessories in this photo can be found at a thrift store. Your shelves will […]

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  • 08
    Aug

    Recap: 2017 Summer Las Vegas Market

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    Post by FOA Team

    And so ends another successful Las Vegas Market! Our summer showroom had higher than average foot traffic playing host to representatives from all over the United States and international businesses from Jamaica, Guatemala, Panama and more. Thank you all for spending some time with us; we enjoyed spending time with you all! Hopefully you held […]

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  • 01
    May

    Designer’s Corner: Setting the Table

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    Post by FOA Team

    Create your own beautiful table setting! Our designed table displays all of the basic elements that you need to create an amazing look. Blue, rustic dinner plates, matching bowls and patterned dessert plates are nested together to add height and volume. When shopping, choose one item that you love and build on it; finding items […]

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  • 07
    Apr

    Introducing: Mix & Match Container Program

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    Post by FOA Team

    It’s one week before High Point Market, and we’re very excited to share this news! Debuting at High Point, our new MIX & MATCH CONTAINER PROGRAM will change the way you do direct container shipment. With a number of participating partners, this program will allow you to place container orders with combined SKUs and very little […]

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  • 03
    Apr

    Designer’s Corner: Lighting 101

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    Post by FOA Team

    Good lighting vs. bad lighting: it makes all the difference. There are three basic types of lighting; general overall lighting, focused task lighting and accent/spot lighting. Don’t fall victim to the dull overhead fixtures that are standard in most homes; replace them stat!! There are so many trendy styles to choose from but be sure […]

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  • 15
    Mar

    Designer’s Corner: A Touch of Greenery

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    Post by FOA Team

    Bringing a sense of well-being and life into your home—that’s why we need greenery. Plants represent life and nature. Studies show that live plants reduce harmful volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and carbon monoxide which improves overall health. Plants diffuse sound and echo in the room, and our surroundings would look pretty dull and lifeless without […]

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