Farewell to Ed and Welcome to Curt!

By | 2011-07-20T09:00:41+00:00 July 20th, 2011|General, Uncategorized|

Have you heard about Connell's history? Now is a good time to revisit it with the big changes that are happening! The following is a condensed version. Read the whole story here. When Don Connell started selling used furniture in downtown Mount Vernon in 1957, he was a full-time fireman and part-time janitor just trying [...]

Unused Spaces

By | 2011-08-10T13:00:37+00:00 August 10th, 2011|Decorating, Design Tips, Uncategorized|

Homes aren't like they used to be! Before plumbing, outhouses were our only restroom option. Formal dining rooms were a necessity in the '50s to keep clutter under control and to serve as a place to entertain. Rooms are now larger, more open and functional for a variety of reasons. One room alone may serve [...]