Are your in-laws a drag or a delight? Are they excited for any excuse to visit their favorite child-in-law, or are they always looking for new ways to criticize you? Whether your relationship with your in-laws is good or bad, hosting them for the holidays can be difficult. Perhaps you’re short on space. Or maybe you rise and retire on completely different schedules. Or you could have home improvement issues that make life difficult even without guests. This list could go on and on (trust me). Whatever your situation, there are manageable home improvements you can do to make the in-laws’ visit easier on you — and on them.
Decorating your home and achieving balanced proportions can be a challenging and exciting new project. However, for those of us without the means of hiring professional help, it’s easy to fall prey to a number of common decorating mistakes. Consider the following points carefully before embarking upon any grand decorating plan.
We are big fans of Star Wars here at Table Legs Online. In anticipation of the new movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we have been avidly counting down with less than 15 days left until the official release (December 18, 2015). We have been watching trailers with ever-analyzing eyes. Quartz has put out a statistical breakdown of Every shot from every “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” trailer, which gives you a snapshot of how footage is reused. We have even hired a new warehouse employee, BB-8. Don’t tell Matt (our warehouse manager), but we might be promoting BB-8 to director soon! Our latest Star Wars fandom project came from a question one of our staff members asked jokingly, “If Star Wars characters were