Making a rental your own home

Making a rental your own home

    You may be moving into your first apartment, re-locating for work, or moving to a rental while looking for a new home; rentals are typically a temporary home that comes with a timeline and a lease. Every situation is different but many times rentals come with stipulations like...
5 Simple Ways to Make Your Dining Room Work from Morning to Night

5 Simple Ways to Make Your Dining Room Work from Morning to Night

1. Guests The table should be large enough for each guest to claim two feet of eating space. 2. Headroom A chandelier’s lowest point should be 36 inches above the table. 3. Space Each chair should allow at least a two foot passageway between the walls and backs of pull-out...
10 Simple Ways to Create Balance, Comfort and Style in your Living Room

10 Simple Ways to Create Balance, Comfort and Style in your Living Room

1. Pattern When mixing prints, designate the boldest color to one large component – a wall, sofa or rug. Add 2-3 smaller understated designs for balance. 2. Size A cocktail table should be two-thirds wide as the sofa and 2-3 lower than the seats. 3. Lighting Make sure the bottom...
Furniture Shopping Dos and Don'ts

Furniture Shopping Dos and Don’ts

Shopping for furniture is a big deal. Luckily, we make furniture shopping easy! Here are some tips to guide you through the furniture buying process. The rest is up to you! DO Create a budget and STICK TO IT! No matter how much you fall in love with a design, it...
Cascading into Style

Cascading into Style

Fitting big style into smaller spaces can seem like a daunting task. Luckily, the Cascade Bedroom Collection makes a grand style statement without taking up a lot of space. With its rich merlot finish and “wavy” silhouette, this set is truly unique. Check out the entire Cascade collection here.
Infusing Autumn into Your Home

Infusing Autumn into Your Home

Summer is winding down and fall is quickly approaching. Mild days mean it’ll soon be time to bring the sweaters out of storage and shake out your favorite quilt as the nights get crisper. The start of autumn is a great time to surround yourself with all that you love...
Combining Music and Interior Design

Combining Music and Interior Design

Just like with interior design, there are many genres of music, each with their unique qualities. Does your taste in music and style reflect your personality? Maybe you like classical music and favor traditional styles, or love hip-hop and lean towards contemporary design. Here’s how to easily mix your personal...
5 Ways to Make Your Move Easier

5 Ways to Make Your Move Easier

Everyone has moved at one time or another, and it’s hardly a breeze. While it’s never easy, we’ve created 5 clever tips that will make your move easier.                   Clearly labeling boxes with room names and content will help you easily unpack....
5 Ways to Get Organized for Fall

5 Ways to Get Organized for Fall

Fall is right around the corner, and what better time than now to organize your home? The kids are back in school and everyone is getting back into a routine. Fall also brings the holidays (and holiday guests!), so it’s best to have your home as clean and organized as...
Color Me Colorful!

Color Me Colorful!

Have you seen our Colorworks collection? It’s a kid’s dream! The collection features beds, dressers and chests for youth bedrooms. And the best part? It’s completely customizable! Each piece comes with multicolored, interchangeable drawer  panels, so creating the look is up to you! Does your girly girl love pink? Well...
5 Ways to Add a Touch of Summer to Your Home

5 Ways to Add a Touch of Summer to Your Home

August is in full swing and you know what that means…only one month left of summer! Fall will be here before we know it, but why not keep a summer vibe all year long? Who doesn’t love sunny colors and accessories from nature? Get inspired to create your own fresh,...
3 Steps to Summer Chic

3 Steps to Summer Chic

Love the summer weather and want a way to bring some of that summer sun inside? Follow these 3 steps and your room will have a fabulously summery feel in no time! 1. Lighten Up With New Hues: While you can’t realistically change your entire house to match the mood of each...
Tips for Updating your Empty Nest

Tips for Updating your Empty Nest

The years have flown by and your little one is now a college student! That leaves you with a decision to make about what to do with their bedroom. Sure, it’s tempting to leave that space of theirs untouched, like a little museum dedicated to the memory of your little...
All About the Accent

All About the Accent

Color creates the mood for a room. Neutrals are a great base, but the accent color is what makes a room’s style pop. Check out this collection of some of our favorite accent color inspirations. The Sabrina Living Room Collection The Paradiso Bedroom Collection The Adrian Graphite Living Room Collection...

Get Ready for the Labor Day Sales!

Labor Day is just around the corner and that means one thing….Labor Day Sales! If you’re out and about on Labor Day,  it’s prime time to take advantage of the Labor Day deals. Pick up clearance outdoor furniture for your patio, score an amazing mattress deal, or prepare for the upcoming holidays by finding a dining room table at a great price! But before you start shopping the Labor Day furniture sales, there are a few things to keep in mind. The tips below can help you prepare for your Labor Day weekend shopping trip. Make sure you follow this advice before you start furniture shopping to help make the trip a success! 1. Take Your Measurements: Knowing the size of the space you have to work with is a must. Find the dimensions of entryways, hallways and stairwells. Measure twice, buy once! 2. Create a Budget: Figure out how much money...
Furniture Shopping Checklist

Furniture Shopping Checklist

Furniture shopping is a big deal. You’ll be looking using – and looking at – these pieces for years to come. But where to start? We’re here to help! Check out these expert tips to prepare for furniture shopping: 1. Take Your Measurements: Knowing the size of the space you have...
Proudly Made in the USA

Proudly Made in the USA

Made with pride in the USA, our Kroehler brand offers great styles at amazing values. Straight from our own factory in the heart of North Carolina, this amazing line of living room furniture has something for everyone. From a stylish uptown loft to a serene suburban paradise, Kroehler is tailor...
Summer Stripes

Summer Stripes

There’s something about summer that goes perfectly with stripes. Just like a summer day, stripes can be bright and breezy or hot and sassy. Here’s a few of our favorite picks: Newport: Beige isn’t boring with the breezy, easygoing Newport II collection. The neutral cotton upholstery perfectly offsets pops of...
Top 5 Coolest Cocktail Tables

Top 5 Coolest Cocktail Tables

Does the summer weather have you feeling beachy and breezy? Looking for a way to keep that cool vibe in your home all year long? The warmer weather has inspired us to pick out our Top 5 Coolest Cocktail Tables. Your piña colada will pair perfectly with any of them:...
Contemporary + Coastal

Contemporary + Coastal

Want your home to have the feel of a dream beach house, but also love clean, modern lines? It IS possible to take the classical coastal look and “contemporize” it. Start with white furniture. White is a staple of any coastal room and creates the perfect bright and clean base for...
Find Your Mattress Match

Find Your Mattress Match

When choosing the perfect mattress, it’s important to get to the core! The inner workings of your mattress are one of the most important factors in customizing your comfort. That’s why we’ve put together a little guide of the three most popular mattress types: Coils: When you want a comfortable...
Patio Perfect

Patio Perfect

Looking for patio furniture? You’ve come to the right place! 1. Check Your Measurements: Working without walls doesn’t mean you have unlimited space. Make sure you’ve measured your patio or backyard area so you know what size will work best. It’s possible to choose a set that’s too small as...
Find Dad's Style Personality

Find Dad’s Style Personality

Style Remix

Style Remix

Taking that big step and moving in with your significant other? Get married and have a bunch of new gifts that needs a place? Blending together different styles can feel like quite a design dilemma. But have no fear! Mixing different styles and aesthetics makes for a more interesting and...
Modern (Wall) Art

Modern (Wall) Art

Hanging wall art can be a pretty cut and dry endeavor. Pick the spot, grab the tools, hang it up and you’re done. But if you want to spice up  your art a bit, consider a different arrangement. Combining different shapes and sizes in an interesting, geometric configuration is a...
6 Tips to Add Texture to Your Space

6 Tips to Add Texture to Your Space

Room feeling a little flat? Try adding some texture. And no, texture isn’t only tactile, texture can be visual as well. Texture can be translated into your home design in a number of ways. Here are 6 types of texture you can add to give your space’s style more depth...
Summer SPACE

Summer SPACE

Have you seen the new summer edition of SPACE available online and in stores now? It’s jam packed full of great tips and trick to help make furniture shopping – and life – easy! Want to know how to decorate a small space? We’ve got the answer. Wondering about the...
1 Patio | 3 Ways

1 Patio | 3 Ways

So you’ve decided it’s time to makeover your outdoor space, but you’re not sure where to start? Welcome! You’ve most definitely come to the right place. We know that no two people are alike, and neither are their entertaining needs. That’s why when it comes to sprucing up that patio,...
Red, White and Beautiful

Red, White and Beautiful

“Sleek” and “modern” aren’t usually the first words that come to mind when we think about decorating with red, white and blue. But being patriotic can also be super stylish! It’s all about the silhouettes and how you bring the colors together. Since white is a neutral, it creates the...
Playing with Pattern

Playing with Pattern

Adding pattern to a room can seem daunting at times. If a living room features a striped chair, does that mean there can’t be any other pattern in the room? No! Mixing patterns is a common fear, but when done right, it can be one of the boldest and easiest...
Style Springboard

Style Springboard

Have a room that’s feeling a little flat? Now is the time to take a step out of your color comfort zone. Say hello to one of the freshest shades of spring: Pantone’s® Violet Tulip. From relaxing to invigorating, the colors in a room can completely change the energy of...
Simple Tips to Keep Your Cool This Summer

Simple Tips to Keep Your Cool This Summer

Ah, spring. Finally the warmer weather seems to be here to stay… for a little while at least. With a winter as unrelenting as the one most of us just experienced, getting your home ready for the summer was probably the furthest thing from your mind. But now that those...
Drab to Fab: 5 Easy Ways to Spruce up your Space

Drab to Fab: 5 Easy Ways to Spruce up your Space

The thought of decorating or RE-decorating a room can feel daunting. Often the undertaking seems so overwhelming that you don’t know where to start. But have no fear! We’re here to break down design and show you just how easy it can be to create a room you love. Straight...
Host the Ultimate Outdoor Party

Host the Ultimate Outdoor Party

The mercury’s rising and soon everyone will be spending more time outdoors. Finally, warm weather! One of our favorite things to do when the sun comes out is entertain outdoors. What’s better than lounging outside with your friends and family while the sun is shining, with a cool drink in...
Meet Ciera

Meet Ciera

Furniture shopping can be super stressful. Ok, ok… furniture shopping is USUALLY super stressful. There are just so many things to consider. Will the whole family love it? Does it fit my style? Does it fit my SPACE? We totally get it and that’s why we’re here to take the...
Say Hello to Retreat!

Say Hello to Retreat!

The weather’s heating up, and I don’t know about you, but we’re already looking forward to summer over here at Value City Furniture. That’s why we’re so excited about our new collection of outdoor furniture! The Retreat line is made of stylish, colorful and versatile furniture that’s designed to bring your space...
Love Leather

Love Leather

We could not be more excited to announce the launch of our new Vie Boutique Artisan Collection. When looking for pure luxury, there is nothing that can beat genuine Italian leather. Obviously, this kind of top of the line quality has always brought with it a hefty price tag… until...
Get the Look: Scandal

Get the Look: Scandal

You know what would really be scandalous? Not fully appreciating all of the beautiful furniture on this hit show! Obviously, all of us here at Value City Furniture can’t get enough of it. From Olivia Pope’s fabulous apartment to her office where she proves that she is indeed the “ultimate...
Neutral Territory

Neutral Territory

Neutrals are a necessity when pulling together a great design. Too many patterns and colors mixed together can look chaotic. One of the great things about neutrals is that they help highlight artwork, accents and other statement pieces throughout a room. But neutrals don’t always have to play a supporting...
The Hottest Color for Spring

The Hottest Color for Spring

Pantone® has announced its top colors for spring and we are absolutely in LOVE with one of their selections – Dazzling Blue. The name really does say it all! This vivid shade of cobalt just radiates vibrancy and life. It’s a great pick for revitalizing a space that has fallen...
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Preparing for Delivery

You’ve found some amazing furniture and scheduled your home delivery. It’s all super exciting, but what now? We’ve compiled a few expert tips to help you make the most of your...

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You’ve probably heard of the chaise, but you may not be sure how to say it. Some people pronounce it like “chay-se” and some may use “shay.” It’s doesn’t matter...

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Combining Music and Interior Design

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