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Creating a romantic atmosphere with oak dining furniture

Chances are you’ve already decided on what you’re doing for Valentine’s Day, be it a meal at home or a fancy dinner out. However, have you really thought about how you dine on a regular basis? Having a romantic meal once in a while is one thing, but creating the right atmosphere in the dining room for you and your loved one every night is possible. With this in mind, we explain how a few small touches and some [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]