Finding furniture that fits

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Finding furniture that fits

One of the joys of having an old house is all of the funny little gaps and nooks - and the lack of storage space. I'm making it my mission to fill up all of our funny little nooks and crannies with shelves and cupboards to keep out stuff organise and out of site. Some of our areas are so unusual I'm getting custom furnture solutions made - like our kitchen which is not really suited to cooking in this century! If you are also dealing with retrofitting furniture to create storage in an old house, then you'll appreciate the hints on my blog.



The Right Shelving: Maintaining the quality of the books in your home library

Having your very own library in your home is a huge privilege. You can spend lazy Sundays picking through passages from your favourite writers, use it as a peaceful place to get some work done, and introduce your children to the joy of reading and literature. But a home library can only be as good as the books housed within it. That's why it's important to have the right library furniture in place for maintaining the books in your home. Read More 

Things That Happen During an Office Fitout

If you are thinking about undertaking an office fitout for the first time, you probably have a lot of questions and concerns about the process and how it will impact your vision of a new design scheme. An office fitout professional is trained to handle all aspects of the transformation, but here are the steps involved in the fitout so that you can know what to expect. Design Scheme -- The first step of office fitouts is for you and the professional fitout person to figure out your goals. Read More 

Couch Confidential | 4 Golden Rules for Cherry-picking the Perfect Living Room Couch

Whether you're moving to a new home or simply replacing the old furniture in your existing home, picking a couch can be a daunting task. With a myriad of off-the-rack and custom-made couches available, how do you decide what's best for your home? Luckily, these golden rules for cherry-picking the perfect living room couch are designed to make your decision a whole lot easier. Choose a Style that Resonates with your Personal Taste Read More 

Reasons Teak Furniture Is Great For the Outdoors

When creating a living space in your backyard or patio, the first consideration to have in mind is the furniture you should purchase. Although there are a myriad of options that you can choose from, there are only a handful of materials that will be able to weather the elements without their structural integrity becoming compromised over time. One of the best options when furnishing your outdoors is teak. Here are some of the reasons why you should opt for teak outdoor furniture. Read More