Creating the ultimate college study space

With a little planning and the right furniture, you’ll have a place where you can focus on your studies and maximize your productivity.

College is a lot of fun, but it’s also a lot of studying. There’s always plenty of work to do, and, if you’re not careful, it’s way too easy to get distracted. To ace your classes, you need a quiet, comfortable spot where you can dig into a weighty textbook, pound out an essay or solve complex equations. Continue reading “Creating the ultimate college study space”


How to make the most of your space

There are plenty of ways you can maximize the space you already have, making your house or apartment a place where you’re happy to entertain guests.

Does it ever seem like you just don’t have enough space in your home? Feeling cramped is a common problem, especially if you have a growing family, numerous belongings or pets. Fortunately, that doesn’t mean you have to move. Continue reading “How to make the most of your space”


3 steps to choosing the perfect rug for your living room

Follow these three steps to pick a rug that is perfect for your living room decor and will bring you years of enjoyment.

Area rugs add an attractive touch to a room, creating a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere for kicking back with family or entertaining friends. With so many sizes, shapes, colors and styles to choose from, it can be hard to decide which is right for your home. Continue reading “3 steps to choosing the perfect rug for your living room”


Why you should choose a furniture package for your first off-campus apartment

Think about opting for a furniture package that includes everything you’ll need to start this exciting new chapter in your life.

Moving out of the dorm and into your first off-campus apartment means you’re free to prepare more of your own meals, live with the roommates you choose and decorate in a way that suits your personality. However, there’s also a lot you need to consider before the big move. Continue reading “Why you should choose a furniture package for your first off-campus apartment”


How to choose the perfect bedroom furniture for your college dorm

With the right furniture, your dorm will be a comfortable and fun place to study and relax.

Moving into a college dorm often means leaving behind a bedroom where you’ve lived for years. You’ll likely have to learn to live with at least one roommate while getting accustomed to unfamiliar surroundings. One way to set yourself up for success at your new college or university is by furnishing and decorating your bedroom in a way that suits your personal tastes.
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4 ways to make your college dorm feel like home

Take these four ideas into account and you’ll be well on your way to creating a space where you’re happy to sleep, study and hang out with friends all school year.

The first days of college are among the most exciting times of your life, but they also involve a major transition in your living situation. Moving away to school means leaving behind your familiar bedroom and favorite sofa. One of the best strategies to make this shift more pleasant is to decorate and furnish your new dorm room so it truly feels like home.
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50/50 Raffle for Speedway Children’s Charities

One lucky winner will be drawn in Speedway Children’s Charities 50/50 Raffle presented by Grand Home Furnishings.

It’s Bristol, baby! The Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race is one of the most popular races in NASCAR and it’s coming to Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, August 19. Continue reading “50/50 Raffle for Speedway Children’s Charities”


Bring comfort to your living room with motion furniture

Reclining furniture instantly makes a living room the ideal location for leaning back while enjoying a good book, your favorite TV show or an afternoon catnap.

The living room is a sanctuary where you come to relax at the end of a long day, and it’s also the place where you entertain friends and family. To serve both these purposes, the area should be furnished for a perfect combination of comfort and looks, creating a welcoming spot where you can truly kick back. Continue reading “Bring comfort to your living room with motion furniture”


Out of the dorm and into an apartment

Consider what furniture will make your new apartment feel like home.

One of the rites of passage faced by many college students, whether you’re attending Virginia Tech or East Tennessee State University, is moving into your first apartment. There’s a lot to do before you’re ready to relocate from a dorm room and enjoy your own space. Continue reading “Out of the dorm and into an apartment”