An Oak Dining Table and More – Christmas Interior Tips for a Great Festive Season

Amazingly there are less than seven weeks left until Christmas, which means it’s time to start getting ready for all the fun and merriment the festive season has in store. For some, the realisation of how quickly Christmas is approaching may evoke feelings of mass excitement, while others might feel completely panic-stricken with so much to do in the oncoming weeks. However, it’s important to keep calm, as there is still plenty of time left and we’ve got some helpful [...]

Oak Furniture Winter Wood Care Guide

With winter well underway, many of us will be switching our central heating on full pelt to make sure it stays nice and cosy indoors. However, have you considered the effects the extreme heat or even the extreme cold of winter can have on your natural oak furniture? Even though your oak furniture isn’t exposed to the harsh weather outside, the dramatic changes in temperature inside can still have an effect. Wood is a breathable and porous material. This makes it [...]

How to maximise space in your home this winter with Oak Furniture

Inevitably in winter we’ll spend more time indoors, so it can begin to feel a little cramped and claustrophobic. Many of us face the problem of not enough space, and it doesn’t matter whether you’re a self-confessed hoarder, you have an abundance of furniture or a lack of storage - the bottom line is to fight cabin fever by reassessing the space within to create more. Thankfully there are a number of ways to create more space without having to [...]

On Knots and Wood Grains of Rustic and Modern Oak Furniture

What is great about oak furniture is that you have an option to choose pieces that showcase their wood grain and color variances and patterns. It's like bringing in a piece of nature from the outside, creating that continuity inside and outside of your home. Real wood has a personality that is unique in every piece of furniture. There's the occasional wonky ovals or knots that cut across the wood grain, giving the surface character and style. Some knots are [...]

Give Oak Furniture Some TLC: It’s Easy and Quick

Oak is a popular material in furniture, because of its durability and longevity. This is why it is a worthy and practical investment, especially if you want to get the most out of home furnishings. Most importantly oak furniture is simply beautiful. Even in its simplest design, the natural wood grain and color makes every piece stunning to look at. It can add character and statement in your home. Not to mention, that old-world and sophisticated feel. When it comes [...]

How to Add Warmth Inside and Outside of Your Home

Who doesn't want a home that is warm and inviting? It would be amazing to live in it, and people would find themselves revisiting just to experience that warmth again. But how do you create that kind of atmosphere and environment? By making the right choices in interior design. Start with a welcoming entrance If you want to create a strong first impression, then you need to give your home's main entrance the right treatment. It's the first thing that people [...]

Colours That Match Oak Furniture

Colours That Match Oak Furniture If you have just got yourself some amazing new oak furniture or you having a style overhaul, then you need to know what colours go with oak furniture. Oak furniture is highly versatile and can pretty much go with every colour that there is. Oak furniture comes in a number of colours, meaning that your colour options are endless. You are able to accent oak furniture with neutrals, as these will make your furniture stand out [...]

Top Design Trends In 2016

Just like fashion, design also changes over the years. Here is a look at some of the top design trends of 2016. Metallics Metallic has the ability to change a space and give it a more sophisticated and glamorous look. You are able to add some silver or chrome for a sleek feel or warm a room with rose gold, gold or copper. Even though metallic is not a new trend, the way that it is being applied is. There is now [...]

The Benefits of Oak Furniture

There are so many choices when it comes to furniture and it can feel overwhelming. There are so many styles to choose from and also different materials. Oak furniture should be considered for furniture because it lasts a long time and looks beautiful in any home. The Benefits of Oak Furniture Minimal Maintenance People don’t want to have to spend a lot of time or money looking after their furniture, especially if they have just bought it. Oak furniture requires minimal maintenance, as [...]

Decorating With Oak Furniture

Oak furniture has the ability to create a relaxed atmosphere in a home with its light golden and amber tones. Furniture that is made from oak is durable and sturdy. Oak furniture is used in traditional style, but there are now many modern pieces made from this wood. Also, oak furniture can have different finishes so that is able to compliment a modern style. Compliment Oak Furniture With Colour Oak wood has natural tones, which include gold, light yellow, honey and [...]