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Manufacturer Spotlight- Vaughn Bassett Furniture

Herman’s Furniture is proud to carry products manufactured in the United States.  Most furniture made by American companies is higher quality, both in the materials used and in the workmanship, than imports.  This is particularly important when buying furniture since it should serve you for many years. If you are in the market for bedroom […]

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Tips for Preparing Your House for Winter

Whether we want to admit it or not, winter weather is on its way.  Before the first snow flake flies, it is a good idea to prepare your home for the cold and ice that we will be sure to experience.  Here is a collection of advice from a variety of experts. Have your furnace […]

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Manufacturer Spotlight- Hooker Furniture

Hooker Furniture has been manufacturing quality furniture in Martinsville, Virginia since 1925.  Interestingly, leadership of Hooker Furniture has remained in the Hooker family with a third generation family member at the helm today.  Hooker Furniture employs around 800 people at their facilities in Virginia and North Carolina.  Their brands include the Hooker Furniture brand as […]

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Are you inspired?

Here are some photos of a recent project completed by Herman’s designer, Sarah King. BEDROOM: This Hampton-inspired master bedroom has beadboard combined with horizontal planking.  The architectural detail of the walls is painted white to highlight the lines of the furniture.  The layering of art and acquired accessories finishes the room.  The strong pattern and […]

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Rowe Spotlight

Manufacturer Spotlight- Rowe Furniture

Based in Elliston, Virginia, Rowe Furniture has been building its reputation as one of the world’s most respected custom upholstery manufacturers since 1946.  Rowe Furniture and its family of brands, which include Robin Bruce and Clayton Marcus, offer a wide range of custom styling in sofas, sectionals, chairs, and ottomans.  All of Rowe’s brands are […]

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Kid Friendly Decorating Ideas

Children bring a sense of joy and purpose into our lives; yet, they often bring chaos into our homes.  Simply due to the fact that they learn through play and exploration, children have a distinct way of unintentionally breaking items and staining furniture.  Despite these potential hazards, it is not unreasonable to have both children […]

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Manufacturer Spotlight- La-Z-Boy

Manufacturer Spotlight- La-Z-Boy

When you hear the name, La-Z-Boy, an image of a comfy recliner inevitably comes to mind.  Yet, La-Z-Boy is so much more than their iconic chair. The La-Z-Boy Company was started in Monroe, Michigan, in 1927 by cousins, Edward Knabusch and Edwin Shoemaker.  The duo’s business began as the Kna-Shoe Manufacturing Company, and their products […]

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Fall Decorating Ideas

If you have not yet embraced fall and decorated your home to match the season, we have compiled a few ideas that are both simple and festive.  None of these require much time or money to assemble.  Have fun and enjoy the warmth and beauty that these bits of fall will add to your home.

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Manufacturer Spotlight- Norwalk Furniture

Manufacturer Spotlight- Norwalk Furniture

Herman’s Furniture is proud to carry products manufactured by its neighbor, Norwalk Furniture.  Located less than 20 miles from Sandusky, it was only logical for Herman’s to choose to support their neighbors. Norwalk Furniture has been in business for well over 100 years.  The company was founded in 1902 in Toledo, Ohio, as Galpin & […]

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So, who is Herman?

Upon entering Herman’s Furniture, many people ask to see ‘Herman’.  Who was or is Herman anyway?  Here is the story: Herman’s Furniture was started by Sandusky resident, Jacob H. Herman.  At the age of 12, Herman immigrated with his family to the United States from Russia in 1890.  In 1898, he opened a furniture store […]

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