Author - Jamie Smith

Creating The Perfect Home Office with Oak Office Furniture

In the modern world, there are now more and more people working from home. Whether it’s through remote working facilities or setting up a new business venture, as a working solution it has numerous benefits including low overheads and more flexibility. However, when it comes to successfully creating a home office there are a few key considerations to take into account to ensure it’s an area designed to maximise your productivity. Considerations such as using oak office furniture or ensuring [...]

Great Ideas To Bring Texture To Your Home with Oak Lounge Furniture

When it comes to decorating your home there are a great deal of different techniques you can use to bring character, depth and warmth. While colours and patterns go a long way to draw the eye in and create interesting features, they often do little to stimulate and soothe the senses. This is where using texture can really help. Why not try to use different textures in your home? It can be a highly effective method of bringing your interior [...]

How to create a rustic feel in a modern home with oak dining furniture

If you have a modern home, you might feel you can’t incorporate a rustic theme into your interior design. However, just because you may live in a relatively new house, or even have a modern take on your decor, you can still incorporate a number of different aspects. It is possible to give you a warm, comfortable and rustic feel with plenty of character and style. This can be done with oak dining furniture or other great oak features. The wonders [...]

How to create a cosy Christmas with Oak Furniture

For many of us Christmas is about bringing the whole family or friends together on mass, which fits in perfectly with the stereotypical Christmas’ portrayed on TV adverts and in films. However, this isn’t the case for everyone. For some people, Christmas is a quieter, more sedate affair, either by design or circumstances. But just because you’re not hosting a large group for Christmas, this doesn't mean you can’t make the most of the festive season and it doesn’t all [...]

New Year – New Home – With Gorgeous Oak Furniture

With the over-indulgence of Christmas out the way, the beginning of a new year often inspires many of us. In fact, most of us make a fresh start in January with a whole host of New Year’s Resolutions - whether that's to get rid of old oak furniture, clear out the shed or go to the gym. However, many of resolutions fall to the wayside as the year progresses, which can be for a number of reasons. Is your home [...]

Gorgeous guest rooms with oak bedroom furniture – the perfect combination

The festive season is but weeks away and your preparations may already be well underway. With the turkey ordered and Christmas decorations twinkling everywhere, your home is sure to be more welcoming. But, don’t forget to also think about accommodating all your guests. If you’re hosting overnight guests, whether it’s the grandkids, in-laws or friends, you want to make sure your guests are perfectly comfortable during their stay. Oak bedroom furniture can help turn your guest room into a [...]

The Perfect New Year’s Dinner Party With Oak Dining Furniture

The holiday season is just weeks away; and while the lead up to Christmas may be considered the main event, it is also a good time to start planning for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. With the eve of a new year imminent, many of us will be thinking about the best way to celebrate 2017; and there’s nothing better than hosting a fabulous dinner party. Whether you have four guests, or fourteen, the intimate setting of a [...]

Dress Up Your Home With An Oak Dresser

There are numerous ways in which you can enhance your interior design with oak furniture. However, one furniture trend that appears to be making a comeback is the oak dresser. It seems that the dresser is one of those pieces of furniture that continually comes in and out of fashion. Right now, it’s back in favour as a key furniture feature in home design - and here’s why. A modern alternative You can be forgiven for thinking of dressers as being [...]

Exciting Design Trends for 2017

The dawn of a new year is nearly upon us, so what better time to start looking at some of next year’s biggest, brightest and most popular design trends for interiors. While there are some trusted favourites from this year still continuing to be popular, there are also some interesting new design trends too. Transitional Flooring Design Trends It’s not uncommon in homes to find a plethora of contrasting textures, materials and colours that work to create dramatic and unusual looks in [...]

Warm your home with beautiful oak furniture and flooring

As an interior design material, wood has been a long-standing addition to homes all over the world. This is not only because of its beautiful grains, colours and textures, but also because it can add a little warmth to our homes too. However, you don’t have to re-create a complete log-cabin look to achieve great results with oak furniture, as adding small accent piece of wood throughout your home can be just as effective in adding a little extra warmth [...]