Tag - choosing oak furniture

Create a statement with oak bookshelves

Whether you’re looking for additional storage or simply to make a nice feature in almost any area in your home, oak bookshelves could be the perfect answer. Although they get their name from storing books in times gone by, there is now much more to these versatile pieces of furniture than you think. And, with #shelfie now a regular trending topic on Twitter people are showcasing endless possibilities. Bookshelves can now add character, order and style to any room. Think beyond [...]

Choosing oak bedroom furniture – A complete guide

Carefully chosen and positioned furniture and decorative detailing all contributes to the ambiance in your bedroom. This can help you feel more relaxed and get the downtime you need every night. Our guide to buying oak bedroom furniture will provide you with great advice. You'll soon ensure your bedroom is a haven for relaxation, comfort and style. Measure up and plan First and foremost before you hit the shops, it’s incredibly important to take accurate measurements of your bedroom and draw [...]

Our Top Picks – Oak Furniture for Spring 2017

Spring is finally here if you’re living in the northern hemisphere, signalling a time for new life and energy in your life and also your home. Beautiful, high-quality oak furniture can enhance a space like nothing else.However, sometimes selecting the right furniture is difficult. Read on to discover our top picks to help you add new life to your home this spring. A Classic Dining Table for a great night in The Sudbury range aims to provide your home with classic English [...]

Preparing for the perfect family get together using oak dining room furniture

There may be a number of reasons to get the family together, but with key dates coming up like Mother’s Day, Easter and the May Bank Holidays there’s even more reason to gather everyone in one place and celebrate. However, having everyone all under one roof can be a little stressful and cramped at times. With this in mind, we’ve got some great tips on how to prepare your home for family fun. From de-cluttering your living room to giving [...]

5 Fantastic ways to freshen up your lounge this spring with oak living room furniture

With signs of spring starting to creep through, many of us will be ready to blow away the cobwebs of winter and embrace the new season with open arms! And if that’s you, we have some fabulous ideas for how to give your living room a new look this Spring. Better yet, without even having to don your scruffs and paint brushes! We’ve got 5 fantastic ideas for using oak living room furniture to give your lounge a much needed [...]

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 [...]

The Endurance of Oak Furniture

Oak is and has been used in furniture making for centuries, dating as far back as the medieval times. Although fashions and functions have changed, it still proves to be incredibly popular. Many feel that it is enduring and versatile choice of material in modern oak furniture making. The early days of oak furniture As a furniture building material, oak started from rather humble beginnings. Its initial use was to build functional and practical furniture pieces such as tables, chairs and [...]

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 [...]