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Reasons To Choose Oak Furniture For Your Home

Master craftsmen all over the world have chosen oak for manufacturing their furniture for centuries. A hard, dense wood, oak is durable, and extremely versatile too. This is why it was not only preferred by professional craftsmen of yesteryear, but is also the choice of many of today’s furniture manufacturers as well. There are several very good reasons to choose oak furniture for your home. Here, we explore the main benefits. Investment Unlike furniture made from other types of wood, purchasing an oak furniture [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Create bedroom bliss this winter with oak bedroom furniture

With the nights drawing in and the weather taking a turn for the worse, naturally our desire to head outside diminishes, unless it’s a clear crisp day of course. However, rather than feeling glum about being stuck indoors this winter, you can embrace the season and create a snug, blissful retreat inside that will make even the dullest of days seem bright.  The perfect place to start is with your bedroom as those long dark nights will no doubt beckon [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]