Fun DIY Christmas Gifts That Won’t Break The Budget

By | 2014-12-15T13:52:29+00:00 December 15th, 2014|Decorating, Family, General, Interior Design, Seasons, Special Occasion, Uncategorized|

Like many of us, with Christmas quickly approaching, it can become a flurry of stress shopping for family and friends. Most of us have family to shop for, extended family to shop for, Christmas exchanges to shop for and a handful of friends to shop for as well. With so many people on the list, [...]

Color is Key

By | 2014-12-03T13:47:29+00:00 December 3rd, 2014|Bedroom Furniture, Customer Satisfaction, Decorating, Design Style, Design Tips, Dining Room Furniture, Family, Furniture, General, Interior Design, Uncategorized|

Without a doubt, color is perhaps the most important decorating element. And even though it may seem like a daunting task, choosing a color scheme to tie your entire home together doesn’t have to be chore. Simply choose some colors you love as a starting point, and read on for some tips from Connell’s Furniture [...]

Five Common Decorating Myths

By | 2014-10-29T17:13:26+00:00 October 29th, 2014|Bedroom Furniture, Contemporary, Customer Satisfaction, Decorating, Design Style, Design Tips, Furniture, Furniture Accessories, General, Interior Design, Uncategorized|

We’ve all heard different decorating myths from time-to-time. Do this and don’t that to avoid color clashes or a mismatch of patterns. Nonetheless, the most common decorating myths are false! They take away from our creative inspiration and limit our designs. At Connell’s Furniture & Mattresses, we encourage you to get creative and remember, these [...]

Sleep Solutions for Pregnant Mothers

By | 2014-06-24T20:17:26+00:00 June 24th, 2014|Family, General, Mattresses, Sleep Solutions, Sleep Tips, Uncategorized|

Getting the sleep you need during pregnancy can be difficult. Mother’s often note that physical discomfort, the difficulty of finding a comfortable sleeping position (especially for back sleeping mothers who can no longer sleep on their back), hormonal changes and anxiety are common causes for sleep problems during pregnancy. Moreover, sleep during the third trimester [...]

Do You Know Your Design Style?

By | 2012-05-16T15:42:39+00:00 May 16th, 2012|General, Uncategorized|

With so many choices of furniture and accessories, defining your design style may be difficult. Luckily, sticking to strict rules regarding design isn’t as important as it used to be. Still, there are a few distinct styles of furniture to choose from. Your decision is whether or not to strictly use one style or to [...]

Summertime, Here We Come!

By | 2012-05-31T08:24:41+00:00 May 31st, 2012|General, Uncategorized|

We just celebrated the Memorial Day Holiday, which means it's officially SUMMERTIME. Sure, Summer Solstice is technically on June 21st, but for all intents and purposes, Memorial Day kicks off summer 'round these parts. Pools are open, kids are out of school, days are hotter, ac is now a necessity and the energy around the [...]

Home Office Ideas

By | 2012-06-20T09:00:23+00:00 June 20th, 2012|Decorating, Design Tips, General, Home Office Furniture, Organization, Uncategorized|

A home office can keep you sane and organized. Whether you work from home or need a space to centralize your family's activities, here are a few ideas to keep in mind when organizing a home office. Determine your needs first, then identify the space you will use. How much physical space can you devote [...]