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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...

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,...

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....

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 relatively limited ranges, there are all sorts of other possibilities...

Investing in Quality Furniture – Buying Furniture that Lasts

Investing in quality furniture usually comes to people as an instinctive understanding, a misty eyed lusty notion, or a concept for those that are concerned with their “things.” However, an investment in furniture is really none of the psychologically confusing aspects that we tend to place on it, 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...