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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.

Top 10 Hand-Crafted Custom Furniture Companies

There are a lot of great companies out there making hand-crafted furniture, but here is our top 10 based on their commitment to quality and design. Simply Amish Simply Amish furniture has been handcrafting quality solid wood Amish made furniture since...

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...

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 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,...

Caring for a Fabric Sofa – Prevention and Stain Removal

Regardless of what type of fabric your sofa is made of, caring for a fabric sofa offers its share of challenges. After all, life does not revolve around keeping the sofa clean. Things happen. And of course, when they...

How to Source Manufacturers of Custom Made Couches

If you've been searching for well-made, stylish couches or sofas for your home, and can't find what you want, consider the option of custom-made couches. While most regular shops, on the high street or in real-life shopping malls, offer...

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...

How to Tell if Furniture is Made from Real Wood

Once upon a time, back when every piece of furniture was a work of fine craftsmanship and you pulled your carriage right up to the door of the wood workers’ home to retrieve your furniture, there was no question...

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...

Cleaning Solid Wood Furniture – Sprays and Waxes

If you look after solid wood furniture and clean it regularly, not only will it last a very long time, but it will also look good for many years. If you don't look after it, you will find that it becomes dirty and possibly also greasy and grimy. If...

Buying a Sofa – Selecting the Perfect Couch

Furniture stores offer so many varieties of sofas these days that buying a sofa is no longer a simple task of walking in, picking out what you like, and having it delivered the next day. Now there are so many attempts to be creative and to satisfy every taste...

Caring for Oak Furniture – Outdoor or Indoor Pieces

Solid oak furniture can be one of the most beautiful pieces in a home. With the proper care, oak can last a lifetime, be passed on to generations, become centerpieces of homes, and of course, becomes an investment of quality no matter how many times you redecorate around it....

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...