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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 [...]

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 [...]

Transform your lounge this Christmas with oak lounge furniture

Inevitably for most of us, Christmas is about socialising with family and friends. However, much of this entertainment happens in our own homes. While cramming as many people into one place as possible is often part of the charm of this jolly season, it often makes for a cramped occasion. This is particularly true in those key entertaining areas such as the living room. In order to make sure you lounge is a serene, comfortable and welcoming space for socialising; we’ve got some great [...]

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 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 [...]