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How to Care for Your Brand-New, Wood, Handcrafted Dining Room Table

When you buy new furniture that you love, you may be concerned about how to take care of it properly. Here are some tips for best practices when you acquire new solid wood furniture. Woodworker’s Instructions The first thing to be mindful of is the instructions that come with the table. If you buy something handcrafted, it’s likely that your …

What Is the Difference Between Handmade and Handcrafted Furniture?

What Is the Difference Between Handmade and Handcrafted Furniture?

The two terms, “Handmade” and “Handcrafted,” are often mentioned side by side and are generally quite similar in meaning. On the surface there is no difference between the two, there is no professional organization policing the specific differences between whether something labelled handmade is really handcrafted and vice versa. In fact it is right there in the definition, handmade is …

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The Value of Handcrafted Wood Furniture

Handcrafted wood furniture can be a timeless and stylish addition to your home. Here we look at some specific reasons why handcrafted wood furniture is an excellent value for your money and may even increase its value over time. Material: Different woods have different requirements for care which can range from what oils to use to maintain a lovely finish …

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How Best to Choose Furniture for Your New or Expanded Home Office

Despite the craziness of our current COVID-19 stay-at-home recommendations, many people are still working and many of those are working at home. As such, those people may need some new furniture for their home office. Here are some tips on how to choose furniture for your new or expanded home office. Look at the Big Picture By this we mean …

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Shop Our Showrooms Online for Your Whole Home

We’re all going through some trying times right now. But if you’re dreaming of some new solid wood furniture, we have an extensive website that will allow you shop online. Products If you click on Products, you’ll see not less than seven categories of furniture. Each one of these categories will take you to subcategories and lots of photos to …

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Does Solid Wood Furniture Ever Go Out of Fashion?

The short answer to the question in the title of this article is “no”. Wood furniture never goes out of style. Wood Furniture History The history of woodworking and crafting wood furniture goes back thousands of years. As soon as prehistoric man came out of the cave, and stopped using rocks as tables, he/she started using wood for furniture. There …

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Why Choose Solid Wood Furniture?

There are lots of good reasons to choose solid wood furniture, reasons that include style, renewability, eco-friendliness, sustainability, durability, versatility, price point, uniqueness, and just plain good looks. Let’s take a look at these reasons a bit more closely. Style: Solid wood furniture works with every style. And that’s why you see examples of it throughout the ages. Wood naturally …