| Jan 4, 2009
Such a simple and utilitarian item, a bookcase. Why, then, is it so challenging to find the perfect one? We approached two local furniture experts for a good read on what makes the best bookcase.
1Make it strong. Whether you're buying a traditional...
| Feb 3, 2008
They came wearing duck-shaped hats. They blew whistles that quacked. And they lined the New River downtown Saturday to cheer on their favorite rubber ducks to the finish line.
A truck dumped 20,000 toy ducks into the river during the second annual Duck...
| Jul 6, 2010
From souvenirs at the theme parks or amazing discounts at the outlets, to picturesque Park Avenue, Central Florida stores offer something for everyone. Whether you visit Downtown Disney for the day or spend an afternoon at the Florida Mall, you can't go...
| Apr 13, 2009
| 9:34 AM
Jennifer Braxton of IKEA gives Better Philly's Joey Fortman some tips on how to stay relaxed and stress free for the holidays while entertaining guests. Jennifer Braxton's tips include planning early, saying "yes" to help, choosing food items that...
| Apr 18, 2009
Consumers may be passing on cars and couches, but solar lighting is burning bright. When IKEA recently rolled out its new products for summer, the collection included eight sun-powered lanterns, globes and light chains for the garden. Those designs have...
| Apr 20, 2009
| 1:12 PM
Joey Fortman brings us to IKEA for gift ideas under $20.
| Apr 20, 2009
| 1:26 PM
Joey Fortman talks with Toya Algarin from IKEA to get tips for decorating your Holiday table.
Better Philly is a nationally syndicated one hour show that airs weekdays at 8am on myphl17. Better Philly hails from Meredith Corporation,...
| Apr 22, 2009
| 7:20 AM
| Apr 25, 2009
Here at Upward Bound House, extreme makeovers are happening every month -- just without Ty Pennington, the cameras or the network TV budget.
The Santa Monica nonprofit, which provides housing for homeless families with children, offers an unusual...
| Nov 21, 2009
Angela Williams sat in a coral-colored accent chair in the living room of a model home at Staghorn Villas, a 58-unit townhouse community being developed by Habitat Orlando off Silver Star Road.
"This is a beautiful place to be," said Williams, 43, a...