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J Thomas Home blogs on home decor, floating shelves, design advice, and personalized gifts.

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The Ultimate Guide to Floating Shelves for Collectibles

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Maximizing Your Basement Space: The Benefits of Installing Floating Shelves

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Why White Oak Floating Shelves are a Great Idea For Any Kitchen

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Customized Gifts to Make Father's Day Memorable

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Are Floating Shelves Safe for Your Child’s Bedroom?

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Can a TV Sit on Floating Shelves?

The Perfect Gift For a Groomsmen: Personalized Whiskey Glasses

The Perfect Gift For a Groomsmen: Personalized Whiskey Glasses

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Update Your Bedroom with New Floating Shelves

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Perfect Custom-Made Gift for Your Five-Year Wedding Anniversary

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Are Floating Shelves Sturdy Enough to Hold Books?

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Having a Party? Add a Stove Top Cover for Buffet-Style Serving

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Use Floating Shelves to Create the Perfect Indoor Plant Perch

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Three Uses for Floating Shelves in Your Nursery

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Revamp Your Home Office with Well-Placed Floating Shelves

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5 Benefits of Floating Shelves in Your Kitchen

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Maximalist Home Decor: How to Use Our Custom Floating Shelves to Add the Je Ne Sais Quoi You're Looking For

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Gift Him One of These KC Whiskeys with Our Custom Whiskey Glasses This Valentine's Day

Custom Charcuterie Board

Romantic, Personalized Charcuterie Board Ideas

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2023 Trending Paint Colors: Tie Them Together with Custom Floating Wood Shelves

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Every Home Needs a Bar. Custom Floating Shelves Are Your Solution

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Mudroom Makeover: How Floating Wall Shelves and More Can Transform This Space

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6 Economical Tips to Renovate Your Cabinetry

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How LED Lighted Shelves Complement Your Holiday Decor Year ‘Round

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Charcuterie Boards for Holiday Parties

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Shelfscaping: Holiday Decor for Your Custom Floating Shelves

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Why Noodle Boards Make The Perfect Gift

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Shop for Local, Personalized Gifts During the Holidays This Year

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Create the Ultimate Holiday Guest Experience with Home Organization and Gift-Giving Ideas from J Thomas Home

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5 Quick Tips for Open Kitchen Shelves

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How Personalized Gifts and Custom Shelves Can Help You Prepare for the Holidays

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How to Choose the Best Custom Shelf for Your Home Design Style

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Bathroom Shelves: How They Fit Into the Latest Bathroom Redesign Trends

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An Interview with Josh and Emily Lorg of J Thomas Home

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Modern v. Rustic: How to Choose Wood Species for Your Custom Shelves

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Top 3 Uses for a Noodle Board Stove Top Cover

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In 2023, Are Open Custom Shelves In or Out?

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Why Your Company Should Support Your Local Home Decor Business

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How to Style Custom Shelves So They Don’t Look Cluttered

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The J Thomas Home Guide to Prepping for the Perfect Summer BBQ

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Staying Organized with Custom Floating Shelves Instead of Bulky Cabinets

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Think Outside the Big Box Store: Personalized Gift Ideas for Weddings

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Brighten Up Your Home with Lighted Shelving

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Spring Cleaning: How Decluttering Your Custom Floating Shelves Can Help Bring Peace to Your Home

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5 Benefits of Bathroom Shelves Made by Our Custom Home Furniture Company

How To Order Custom Solid Wood Furniture

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What Stain Color Should I Pick for My Custom Floating Shelves?

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What are the Differences in Types of Wood Your Floating Wall Shelves are Made Of?

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How to Order Custom Floating Shelves from J Thomas Home

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Shorter Shelves - BIG Impact

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Holiday Guide 2020