A New Take on a Golden Oldie: Combining Frosted and Clear Glass

A New Take on a Golden Oldie: Combining Frosted and Clear Glass

If you scroll through home design blogs nowadays, there are all kinds of enviable and trendy changes that feel out-of-reach unless you happen to be a millionaire who is building a home from scratch. Even choosing new windows and doors for your current home can be costly and require substantial extra labor. While the natural, unfrosted glass installed in most or all of your windows may seem tame, recent aesthetic innovations have brought in new, lower-impact options that allow you to shape your home with ease. Frosted Glass Frosted Glass has a fantastical look that obscures the view from outside into the home. It is good for security, but should be used sparingly to keep the home from feeling like a bubble. Foyers are intended to bring light into the entryway of...

Adding extra comfort using memory foam bed toppers

Adding extra comfort using memory foam bed toppers

Written by Foam Factory, Inc. Memory foam was invented in the 1960s by the NASA. This material was initially used in shuttles to provide maximum comfort during long hours of sitting. However, this invention was soon adapted for domestic use in order to procure more comfort to normal people. Generally anyone would benefit from using sleeping on memory foams. This is especially beneficial for couples as the memory foam provides the convenience of remaining intact even when the other person is getting up or moving during their sleep. The memory foam acts by molding the shape of the person’s body. This ensures that the person is kept comfortable while adequate support is provided to the spine and other parts of the body. People sleeping on memory foam beds tend to...

How To Cut Noise Pollution At Home

Written by Foam Factory, Inc. About 3.1 million people work from home in the United States only and this number is constantly on the rise. Most people report disturbances during at least a part of their day in the form of noise from music blaring nearby, vehicles passing or sounds coming from their neighbours. Typical pathways from which the sound is carried into a house include the doors and windows but also the walls, ceilings and floors. In order to alleviate or get rid of these noises, sound waves would need to be obstructed or dampened. New regulations regarding house and multi-unit building constructions have noise-blocking requirements. However, for buildings not falling in the newly built category or those whose landlords have in a way not be subjected to...

Revitalize the old couch

The Foam Factory Old couches are not good for the body. You might start to notice pains in the arms, back and neck when sitting down for a long time on your sofa. This is because the old couch is procuring a slouched posture to your body. In order to determine whether your sofa is ergonomical, you might take a simple test. Check whether your knees are aligned at the same height as your hips when your are seated. The armrests of the couch should also not be too low in order to ensure proper support of the arms. A quick and short term solution to this issue might be to make use of sofa seat cushions when seated. A cushion might be placed underneath the arms when in a seated posture in order to ensure that the spinal cord is well aligned and that the lumbar curve at...

The perfect cushion for the perfect chair

Written by: Foam Factory Inc. You may have found that perfect chair or you may already have had it in your home for years. It may be a dining room, living room or outdoor chair. However, with time and use, you would start to notice that your favorite chair’s cushion tends to become flat or saggy. Chairs with worn out cushions can be uncomfortable to sit on as they do not provide a correct support to your body. The flat cushions also makes it less pleasant to look at. Since your chair still has some years or even decades in front of it, you are probably thinking of giving it a second life by revamping its chair cushion. Custom foam cushions are readily available from foam manufacturing companies for the personalization of your chair. Some foam companies can...

Custom cushions to fix your furniture

Written by Carlo Badalamenti Foam inserts are actually a very useful and very indispensable part of your furniture. If you have custom furniture that also require custom cushions with varying shapes and sizes, then you will definitely have to plan ahead. As a matter of fact, this is a very good opportunity for you to show your creative side by getting artistic as well as innovative as to the shapes of your cushions in your home. If you don’t want to go with regular square or round shaped cushions and pillows, then you can go with whatever other shape you may want to have. Before you undertake this project, you will have to remember as well that you will need a few days for everything to pan out. Apart from the custom sizes and shapes of your cushions, you will...

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