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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 …

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How Do You Care for Solid Wood Furniture?

Solid wood furniture will last a long time. If you take care of it, it can last for hundreds or even thousands of years. Here is our advice for caring for your solid wood furniture so it lasts a lifetime. Ask the furniture maker. If at all possible, talk to the person or company that made your furniture if you’re …

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What Are the Advantages of Solid Wood Furniture?

There are so many advantages of solid wood furniture that it’s hard to list them all. But we’ll take a stab at it. 1. It lasts longer. If you’ve ever seen some faux wood furniture delaminating, then you’ll know what we mean. Solid wood furniture has a very long life. It doesn’t come apart, and it resists crushing and damage …

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Furniture Made in Canada

Canadian Made furniture is different, in a GOOD way! For over 25 years, we at Home Envy have been forging & building relationships with Canada’s premier furniture manufacturers because we know the difference… These factories use time honoured techniques to craft and assemble pieces that are designed to look amazing and stand the test of time. Many hand-select the kiln-dried cherry, …