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Tips for Mixing Wood Furniture with Different Design Styles

Tips for Mixing Wood Furniture with Different Design Styles

April 15, 2024 Blog

Buying furniture after your 20s, after you’ve worked and lived on your own for years, often takes a very different approach. You’re no longer a student looking for hand-me-down...

Understanding Wood Grain and How It Impacts Furniture Design

Understanding Wood Grain and How It Impacts Furniture Design

March 14, 2024 Blog

There isn’t simply one thing called “wood” craftsmen use to build furniture. Different types of trees produce very different types of wood, and even with each variety, the gr...

Wood Furniture Essentials for Small Living Spaces

Wood Furniture Essentials for Small Living Spaces

February 08, 2024 Blog

With the cost of housing and living essentials rising quickly, more people live in smaller spaces than they used to. Whether you live in downtown or the suburbs, housing costs are ...

How to Choose the Right Wood for Home Bar Furniture

How to Choose the Right Wood for Home Bar Furniture

January 16, 2024 Blog

So you’ve decided to make a bar in your home! There’s something special about drinking in the atmosphere of a bar that makes it feel different than drinking, say, at a kitchen ...

Wood Furniture Trends to Look Out for In the New Year

Wood Furniture Trends to Look Out for In the New Year

December 13, 2023 Blog

Wood is one of the oldest materials for building homes and making furniture. People have been at it for a long, long time, but thankfully, there are always new trends and possibili...

How to Choose the Right Wood Furniture for Commercial Spaces

How to Choose the Right Wood Furniture for Commercial Spaces

November 09, 2023 Blog

If you own or rent a commercial property — whether it’s an office space, restaurant, coffee shop, hairdressers, spa, or dental clinic — you’re sure to want to make the abso...

Exploring Wood Furniture Styles Across Different Eras

Exploring Wood Furniture Styles Across Different Eras

October 16, 2023 Blog

Unlike many elements of home design — which have all changed dramatically — wooden furniture has stayed relatively true to its original form and function. In fact, the first kn...

Spotlight On: Pine Wood Furniture

Spotlight On: Pine Wood Furniture

September 11, 2023 Blog

Deciding on what type of wood to choose for your furniture can be challenging. Are you looking to invest in a quality premade piece, or do you plan to commission a signature custom...

Trash to Treasure: How to Transform and Repurpose Old Wood Furniture

Trash to Treasure: How to Transform and Repurpose Old Wood Furniture

August 10, 2023 Blog

Do any of these situations ring true for you? You have a piece of furniture at home that looks a little worse for wear; you’ve inherited heirloom furniture that’s seen better d...

Methods to Keep Wood Furniture from Rotting

Methods to Keep Wood Furniture from Rotting

June 13, 2023 Blog

Quality wood furniture offers homeowners a host of benefits. It's robust, it's beautiful, and it's made to last. That said, wooden furniture has some enemies— one notable adversa...

5 Signs of Termite Infestation in Your Wood Furniture

5 Signs of Termite Infestation in Your Wood Furniture

May 15, 2023 Blog

Nobody wants to think that they have termites in their home — or in their furniture. An insect infestation of any sort is sure to make you feel unsettled, itchy, and begging for ...

Oak Vs. Maple: Which Wood Is Right for You?

Oak Vs. Maple: Which Wood Is Right for You?

April 26, 2023 Blog

Here at Woodcraft, we proudly offer our sophisticated, high-quality furniture pieces in different types of Canadian-sourced wood, including Cherry, Black Walnut, Pine, Oak, and Map...