Style Glossary

Most Popular Interior Design Styles Defined

We started with 100 of the most popular interior design styles and we’ll add more to the list over time. Each style is explained through a topline description, identification of specific features, examples of signature furniture and lighting pieces, and a photo depicting certain aspects of the home decor style.

Lamp Buying Guide

Lamp Buying Guide

Last updated Sunday, December 9, 2018How do you pick the right lamp? Decorating your house or apartment is exciting, but it can be a challenge too. There are so many decisions to make: design style, color and price point for everything from furniture, rugs and accents to lighting. Choosing a lamp is an important step … [Read more…]

What is UPF?

What is UPF?

Last updated Wednesday, July 18, 2018UPF stands for Ultraviolet Protection Factor, which is a measurement of the sun protection strength of clothing and fabrics used in outdoor shades. It represents the ratio of UV radiation exposure with and without the protection of the measured textile. What does UPF mean? There are many factors that go … [Read more…]