Furniture Mistakes You Don’t Need to Make

Blending different kinds of woods is a common decorating mistake that a few tips can rectify. Many homes have pieces from relatives, earlier purchases and gifts that create a wide ranging set of wood types and stains in a home, and can make your house look like a thrift shop. A clear plan and organization […]

How Tough Is the Finish On Our Furniture?

People often ask how well the finish is on our furniture. The previous owner, Jason, put together a video to demonstrate what our furniture can stand up to and it’s pretty amazing. The video shows putting a boiling pot of water on a table leaf directly from the stove!  As you’ll see in the video, there […]

Unfinished Furniture

Shown: Unfinished Manhattan Conversion Crib When you buy unfinished furniture it’s your chance to truly put your mark on it and make it your own. You get the chance to decide on the finishing touch that really makes it part of your family and home. With every stroke of the sand paper and brush it becomes […]

5 Things to Consider When Buying a Convertible Crib

Convertible cribs are an often over looked solution to providing your child a bed until they leave home. The ease of use and expandable nature of these very practical cribs/beds make them the perfect and economical way to give your child the comfort they deserve. In a lot of ways it can be said that […]

Before Looking for a Dining Table

Shown: Colebrook Dining Table Choosing a Kitchen or Dining Room table is a task that all of us will face at some point in our lives. If we do it right it’s something that we will only have to do once. There are a few things that you should ask yourself before you even begin looking. First […]

What Is Quarter Sawn White Oak?

Quartersawn means the direction of the cut according to the growth rings in a tree. Simply put, the board is cut quartering to the grain or an easier way to look at it is that the boards are cut out of the log like a piece of pie except it doesn’t taper at the center. That […]