Category: Custom Services

What is Slow Furniture? Why it’s Worth the Investment

Slow furniture is made by hand and higher quality than mass-produced furniture.

Slow furniture refers to furniture that is not mass-produced but rather made by a craftsperson slowly and carefully, ensuring a higher quality product with less waste. We live in an age of mass production in basically all industries, including furniture. If you’ve ever heard someone say, “They don’t make them like they used to,” they… Read more »

The Top Three Benefits of Custom Furniture

Benefits of Slow Furniture

You may not think about getting custom furniture, especially if your budget is on the tighter side. However, if you need a piece of furniture to fit a very specific spot in your home, you may find the pros of going custom outweigh the cons. Sure, you’ll be paying for the labor and time that… Read more »

How To Use Fabrics to Add Texture and Warmth in Your Space

Layered fabrics add texture to your space.

With all the home design shows out lately in addition to the pandemic lockdown, many people have taken an interest in decorating their homes with a designed feel. One designer element that keeps being mentioned is adding texture to a space, which helps a space look finished, grounded, and designed. As the weather cools down,… Read more »

Spring Fabrics and Patterns: Using Textiles to Make Your Home Spring Ready

Spring fabrics

Are you looking to update your home’s decor for the change of season? Switching up textiles in your home is an easy and relatively inexpensive way to freshen up your space for the spring season. Instead of the down comforters, chunky throws, and velvet drapes of winter, you can use material, pattern, and color to… Read more »

The Ultimate Guide to Common Upholstery Fabrics [2020]

Upholstery fabrics

When you’re looking to buy upholstered furniture like a couch or a chair, you need to consider the fabric covering it. Upholstery fabrics fall at different price points, have a different feel, different look, and require different kinds of maintenance. Some fabrics hold up well under constant use and some get worn more quickly. If… Read more »

4 Easy Tips to Update Your Window Decor

roman blinds window decor

Windows are much more than just a simple pane of glass in a frame. They should be able to serve several functions, such as allowing more light into your home, regulating the temperature in your room, and making a space more aesthetically pleasing. A good window treatment can make a house look effortlessly brighter, more… Read more »

Five Tips to Creating a More Relaxing Bedroom Oasis

Relaxing bedroom oasis

When you do the math, the average person spends about seven to nine hours asleep. If you factor in those relaxing weekend nights watching the latest sports game or having a soap opera marathon in bed, you can easily spend upwards of a third of your life in your bedroom. That’s why we believe that… Read more »

How To Protect Your Wooden Table (A Comprehensive Overview)

Protect your wooden table

  We’ve recently covered why wooden furniture is so timelessly beloved, but we haven’t yet discussed how you can protect your wooden table from the unassuming dangers all around. Whether it’s a family dinner or your kid’s playdate, mundane situations in everyday life can leave your wooden table vulnerable to unsightly scratches or stains. That’s… Read more »

The Top 5 Mistakes Made When Refinishing Wood

Refinishing wood

Do you have a wooden cabinet or table whose glory days have passed? Perhaps there’s just one scratch or stain too many, or it’s simply lost its shine. Fortunately, a solidly-constructed wooden piece is the perfect opportunity to simultaneously do some refinishing and save the planet. Given that the average American consumes over a ton… Read more »

Why Wooden Furniture Is So Beloved

Wooden Furniture

There’s something special about wood. Even our ancestors seemed to have clearly understood that. It can build fires, be sharpened into utensils or weapons, and be used to build homes, boats, and furniture. To this very day, it is still one of the most popular choices for furniture, construction, and wall paneling. If you find… Read more »