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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 [...]

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 [...]