Perfect Turkey Recipe

Recipe Courtesy of GE Appliances. INGREDIENTS: 1 whole turkey, thawed Black pepper Garlic salt Butter (about 2 sticks) Vegetables – Amounts may vary. Use enough to fill the inside of your turkey Onions, cut into large chunks Carrots, cut into large chunks Celery, cut into large chunks Garlic, whole cloves Fresh rosemary (optional) White wine…

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Kids Zone

Today marked a milestone for many in Dare County including my own household, the start of Preschool. It was last week for the many other grade levels. So since we all have kids on the brain, I thought I’d share some of my favorite kid’s room inspirations and family-friendly brands. Also the steps I take…

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Flexsteel Furniture: A Heart of Steel

Today kicks off the start of our first Flexsteel promotion, so I thought I’d take a moment to tell you about this phenomenal brand. It really is a brand that is designed as “furniture for a lifetime.” Blue steel is engineered to create a seat that is resilient yet comfortable. Hardwood is sourced from trusted…

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Revamped Rattan for a Boho Beach Look

It’s the boomerang design trend that is back with a vengeance! Revamped Rattan & Wicker furniture has fresh new looks, new finishes, and is getting dressed in new fabrics for modern or boho styles. You’ve seen it in the pages of Coastal Living and brands like Anthropologie. We’ve always loved it here on the coast.…

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LOUNGE: comfortably chic furniture by Rowe

There are some sofas you sit upon, some you recline in, some are so firm they remind you of your poor posture. Then there’s LOUNGE by Rowe! First off it looks as good as the sofas and sectionals you see in high-end décor magazines, but then you sit on it. It’s a whole other level…

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Complete Cottage Packages

For over 70 years, Manteo Furniture & Appliance has long been the provider of quality furniture for the rental cottage industry. We offer Cottage Package discounts for large bulk projects. Be sure to ask one of our sales associates! We carefully select furniture brands that offer style, quality, value, and also DURABILITY! We try to…

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Bed Bug Prevention in your Rental Cottage

Prevention – How to Prevent a Bed Bug Infestation FURNITURE AND ROOM GUIDELINES Bed bugs thrive under certain conditions which are enhanced by the availability of hiding spots close to their human hosts. Bed bugs have a strong preference for paper and wood, over metal and plastic. Porous surfaces provide more humidity and egg-laying locations.…

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The Tiny Table Hunt

Do you need “small” tables? Many of our customers come in looking for small tables or accent cabinets to use for different purposes….like nightstands, chairside, or end tables when space is at a premium. Here are a few options from Powell and Madison Avenue Furniture, starting at $89. Above: The very popular Hatteras Table from…

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What Performance Fabric is right for me?

We get asked all the time: – Is that Sunbrella? – I can Bleach it, so it won’t look dirty- right? – I have a rental, What Performance Fabric should I choose? When choosing a fabric for your home it is important to do your research and to know all of your options. We carry…

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