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Regardless if you are looking to buy a new couch, replace a chair or select a new dining room set, we can help with useful advice about furniture.

Not all Furniture is Created Equally – You Get What You Pay For

When you go shopping for furniture, whether it's a new bed or a lounge suite, it is obvious that price differences can be vast. Whilst you can certainly get quality items at lower discount prices, generally you need to...

Selecting Dining Room Chairs – Size, Material & Style

The dining room is an odd little room in our homes. Some homes have large rooms furnished with a dining table, 8 chairs and a hutch full of china. Other homes call a corner of the kitchen the dining...

Selecting End Tables for your Living Room

Decorating a living room can be challenging, but it can also be a lot of fun and very rewarding when the room design is successful. Whether it is formal drawing room or reception area, a casual lounge, or a sitting...

The Disadvantages of Pressboard Furniture

The period of your late twenties and early thirties is an odd one. You’re way past the point where you can get by on a twenty dollar hand me down sofa and a few milk crates while you’re still...

Comparison Shopping for Furniture

We all love a bargain, don’t we? But often times the lower priced item is not necessarily a bargain. This is certainly true when it comes to purchasing furniture. Inexpensive items may be poorly made and fall apart very...

Antique Dining Room Tables

Although the dining room as a common room is a fairly new concept, the dining room table is not. Only 100 years ago, most homes did not come with a dining room. Dining rooms were reserved for the wealthy...

Buying Living Room Furniture

The time has come for you to purchase some living room furniture. For some this can be a very exciting experience. For others it can be a stressful time. What type of furniture do I need? What is my...

Should I Purchase Furniture Insurance?

Would you purchase a new car without learning something about the warranty of the vehicle? Would you buy a new appliance such as a stove or refrigerator without first determining if a warranty was offered? Probably not. But many...

Buying a Dining Room Table

Things to Consider A dining room table isn’t just any piece of furniture: you’ll need to choose well, because you’ll be living with your choice for a long time. Dining room tables tend to last longer than sofas, coffee tables,...

Things to Consider when Buying Kitchen Chairs

Not everybody has chairs in their kitchen. But if you have a family, and plan to eat in your kitchen rather than in a formal dining room (or have everyone eating off their laps in the living room watching...

Repairing Water Stains on Furniture

Some pieces of furniture look rustic and even attractive with a few water stains. I have seen pieces that haven’t lost a single touch of their original beauty despite the water ring someone’s Scotch left behind. However, most furniture looks quite unkempt with water stains, and those pieces need...

Buying New Furniture – Couches, Sofas and Chairs

Buying new furniture can be an exciting adventure, but it can also be quite costly at times. Most people who are looking to buy home furniture want to get the best quality for the best price possible. Furniture can certainly turn out to be a big investment, so it...

Decorating with Amish Furniture – Quality Hand-made Products

You don't have to be Amish to appreciate Amish furniture. In fact the high quality, good-looking modern Amish furniture coming out of contemporary Amish workshops today is more likely to be found in the homes of discerning non-Amish Canadians and Americans than in the traditionally simple houses owned by...

Company Profile

Bracko Brothers

It’s been 30 years since their doors opened. What’s the story behind their continued success? In 1983, the Bracko family purchased the “Oak Shoppe”, which...