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Couple’s Sunken Floor Turned Out to be a Medieval Well

Colin Steer has been wondering for almost 30 years why his sofa dipped at one corner of his living room. After he retired, he decided to tackle the problem as a home improvement project. [...]

The Portable Couch Perfect For An Active Lifestyle

There are many times in life when I find myself wishing for a comfortable place to sit, but who has the strength to lug an entire sofa around on their back? Enter the Picnic Time Reflex Portable Reclining Travel Couch, a portable couch with a really long name that conveniently folds up into a bag like [...]

Lightning bolt threw family into the air

A family narrowly escaped after being thrown from their sofa following a lightning strike in their home. The strike caused an electrical explosion tha…

Skouching: Skiing for Couch Potatoes

Attention, couch potatoes! Wanna ski but too lazy to get off the sofa to hit the slopes? Try skouching: Just screw a pair of skis to an old sofa or La-Z-boy and down you go! Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] The only bad thing about skouching is that you have to push the sofa [...]

Most luxurious bus stop in Britain

In honour of the World Cup, Britain’s most luxurious bus stop has been given a football-themed makeover.Kitted out with a sofa, cushions, a TV, a phone and flowers, the shelter attracts thousands of tourists every year – and even boasts a hot snacks stand.Its latest design follows a Valentine’s Day love-nest look and a winter [...]