Why Handcrafted Furniture Lasts Longer

Well, if you ask me it’s not just about the quality of either the materials used in manufacturing or the handy skills of the crafter. While these two factors may prove crucial for sure, the thing is more about the approach and the details, both design and functionality wise…

Decorating 101: How to Shop for Furniture

I suppose that it is important for me to clarify that the topic for this story revolves solely around choosing the household furniture, as such niches like an office or outdoors furniture have a lot of nuances to be accounted for on their own right. Thus, when you are about to equip you home with…

How to Judge Antique Furniture Quality

If you are a regular antique furniture junkie (or just consider now buying this one particular piece you liked), there are tons of things that must be taken into accont before you make your move. Some of these include examining the state of the piece (simply because antique does mean that it’s old and may be decrepit…

10 Secrets of Successful Secondhand Furniture Shopping

Second hand (or flee market) furniture shopping have always been popular when it comes to the US. With so many generations of old, used (and oftentimes awesome and unique) furniture that’s been on the market for decades (if not centuries), the temptation runs high. But knowing some of the best tricks to…

A Buyer’s Guide to the Dining Table

When you are out there shopping for a furniture piece as essential to your daily chores as the dining table, having some nice tips on your side is surely an advantage. So what should really be at the very top of your considerations list when you are about to buy one? First thing’s first, look at the…