All posts by editor

Vintage Styled Furniture Is Making A Comeback

Vintage Styled Furniture Is Making A Comeback

If you are like me and you care a lot about each unit of furniture in your proudly owned home, then you will be pleased to hear and see that much furniture styled from the past are now making a comeback and becoming more readily available at high-street stores as well as quality furniture websites that you will find while searching online. If you are not someone that is in the know about older furniture styles and trends then you be pleased to find out that the furniture manufacturers used to take a lot more care and give far more attention to creating pieces that would add character and style to the owners properties, while also being crafted to such a quality that they remained in-tact and looking great for many years. The materials used and workmanship applied to furniture of the past was just of another class entirely; there was a lot more hard-wood  used and then metals like brass and copper & iron, which you just don’t find in today’s IKEA-like, put DIY furniture. Much of the furniture you find in the modern market, unfortunately just doesn’t last and can look really cheap and tacky after just a number of months, and although these items found in the shops today can be bought at a much cheaper unit price that those of the past, in the long-term you will end up having to spend more, because of needing to replace your items time and time again.

Vintage Styled Furniture Is Making A Comeback

Some of the items you should look out for, that I am confident you will be interested in due to their attractive designs and efficient uses of space are units such as the old styled ‘SMEG’ kitchen fridge, heavy hard-wood home desk, brass framed double beds, large double mirrored wardrobes and a favourite for me that will add character to any room of any home, it the storage trunk, or during my childhood it was definitely called the ‘Toy Trunk’. The trunks come in various hard-woods and some metals and should most of the time be reasonably priced.

What Makes Mobel Oak Such A Popular Range of Home Furniture

mobel oak furniture

If you have an interest in home furniture, or perhaps have relatively recently been buying furniture for a new home/renovated home, you will probably be aware of various ranges of home furniture products that each have their own signature features and designs. There are actually lots of ranges of home furniture in today’s UK furniture market as there is such a wide variety of cultures and tastes to cater for. So, there is likely  something to cater for all the different tastes that potential buyers have, and if you look long and hard enough, you will almost certainly find the perfect items to suit your specific preferences.

Many home owners will have their own favourite range or ranges of home furniture and so whenever they are out looking for the next item to add to their proudly owned home, they will start their search by finding out which local shops stock and sell the respective range/s that they favour. There is also evidence online of this new trend of how people shop for home furniture – certain tools that keep online records of what people are searching for within the major search engines show that queries being made for the different range names have been consistently increasing over the past 5 + years. The increase is not only because of there being more users on the world wide web, because these differences have been taken into account while research into this topic was being carried out. One range in particular stood out from the rest of the pack, which is a clear indication of it being the home furniture range that is most popular with UK home owners – The range identified as being the UK’s favourite range of home furniture is the Mobel Oak Home Furniture Range.

mobel oak furniture

It is no wonder why the Mobel Oak range is so popular, as it boasts a collection of wonderfully crafted, solid items for almost every room that a home might have, and within the range you will also notice various different finishing styles that have been developed. For example some of the dining room furniture is completed with fabric coverings, while the storage units are crafted from solid oak without any veneers whatsoever. Another quality that you can rely on when purchasing Mobel Oak furniture, is that of durability; the items are so well made that they will literally last you a life time, as long as you are not mistreating them.

So, if you are not sure about what furniture to invest in for your new home, then you should probably opt for something from the Mobel Oak range as a solid, safe bet.

Storage Solutions Are Important For Your Home Comfort

home decoration

If you are like me and you tend to have a problem with throwing anything away, even if it is a dated item of clothing, an old magazine, or broken bit of equipment, then you will understand and appreciate the problem of living in a room or house that is full of clutter & understand the feeling that this type of mess can leave you with. It can be difficult to truly relax at home when you have items all over the place that cramp each room, getting in the way whenever you are moving from one place to another. So really, it is quite important for your mental wellbeing to invest in some kind of home storage solutions that can assist you with clearing the most of this clutter away, hidden out of sight and thus, out of mind. You may be someone that is a little lazy and has been avoiding this clear-up because of the thought of it taking much time and effort, but in reality, after you get started it really does not need to take much time at all, nor does it take much effort – it is just the getting started bit that requires a bit of drive and motivation (which should actually come from the desire to be able to sit back and enjoy a relaxing evening in your own home).

storage stuff in home

What Should You Be Looking For in A Good Storage Solution?

It really depends on what you can afford that will determine the type of storage you should be considering for your home and of course as with most things in life, the more you spend, the better quality/better looking storage solutions you will be able to acquire. Trunks can be great as they offer loads of space and at the same time, they can look interesting and add character to your home. For example a nice oak storage trunk would look great in the living room and it will also be somewhere that you can quickly move a lot of your clutter into – all in one place. If you are a bit strapped for cash at the time of going through the cleaning up of home clutter, then you can always opt for cheap plastic, stackable storage bins/containers that you can purchase from numerous home improvement shops around the country, they even sell them at my local corner shop. These containers may not look so great, but they are a way of quickly being able to hide away a great deal of clutter that can then neatly be stacked out of the way in the corner of one of your less frequented rooms.

If you are suffering from having a very cluttered home then do yourself a favour and start clearing up today! Choose one of the options as recommended above and spend a day, or an afternoon going through your home, chucking any unused items into your storage solutions. When you are done you will be so happy with the result and you might even be confident enough to start inviting friends and family over for lunch.