Latest posts

How to Choose A Good Wine Cabinet

Beth Rice 19/11/2020

When it’s five o’clock somewhere and time to unwind, do you reach for a glass of wine from a wine rack or wine cabinet? What are the differences between them, and how do you choose a good wine cabinet? First, let’s break down some wine storage terminology. There’s the wine cabinet, the wine cooler and the wine rack. What is a wine cabinet? There are wine cabinets that are climate controlled and wine cabinets that… How to Choose A Good Wine Cabinet

Read More How to Choose A Good Wine Cabinet

The Best Woods for Rustic Log Furniture

Beth Rice 12/11/2020

Rustic log furniture brings home a natural, outdoor woodsy feel. You feel that you’ve been removed from the everyday and launched to log cabin life, complete with log beds, barstools and rustic coffee tables full of natural knots and markings. Rustic furniture helps set the scene and with it comes certain types of woods. Furniture woods vary a great deal in their characteristics, benefits and challenges. What woods are best for rustic log furniture? Let’s… The Best Woods for Rustic Log Furniture

Read More The Best Woods for Rustic Log Furniture

How to Choose a Kitchen Hutch

Beth Rice 05/11/2020

What is a kitchen hutch? A kitchen hutch is a piece of furniture used in the kitchen that features storage and may include shelves, cabinets, drawers, a counter area or a combination of these features. Hutches are also popular for use in the dining room. Using one in the kitchen serves a similar purpose, adding storage and contributing to the style of the room. A kitchen hutch is a great way to keep frequently used… How to Choose a Kitchen Hutch

Read More How to Choose a Kitchen Hutch

5 Ways to Use Wagons, Wheelbarrows and Windmills for Outdoor Decor

Beth Rice 29/10/2020

Outdoor décor is a fun way to be expressive, create a new design and add to the comfort of your outdoor scene. Wagons, wheelbarrows and windmills can enhance your outdoor areas and in addition, come in handy for plants, parties and pretty outdoor spaces. Here are 5 ways to use wagons, wheelbarrows and windmills for outdoor décor. 1. Create a Colorful Outdoor Planter Amish wagons and wheelbarrows make great display areas for showcasing your favorite… 5 Ways to Use Wagons, Wheelbarrows and Windmills for Outdoor Decor

Read More 5 Ways to Use Wagons, Wheelbarrows and Windmills for Outdoor Decor

10 Amish Dining Room Furniture Terms and What They Mean

Beth Rice 22/10/2020

Tucked within your dining room furniture collection are little parts and big parts that make dining room furniture function at its best. We’ve picked out 10 Amish dining room furniture terms to share and explain, highlighted by attractive Amish furniture of course! Test your knowledge with these Amish dining room furniture terms to see how well you know them. Clue: I sit right below the surface of a table, adding to its beauty and concealing… 10 Amish Dining Room Furniture Terms and What They Mean

Read More 10 Amish Dining Room Furniture Terms and What They Mean

10 Questions About Amish Fireplaces

Beth Rice 15/10/2020

Amish fireplaces have become a popular item in homes across the country. All of our Amish made fireplaces include electric units, eliminating clean up, increasing safety, saving money and warming the rooms where families spend time together. Each fireplace adds exquisite solid wood style and fine craftsmanship to the room where it is placed. Offering a variety of standalone fireplace units, as well as fireplaces built into entertainment centers and TV stands, we get lots… 10 Questions About Amish Fireplaces

Read More 10 Questions About Amish Fireplaces

5 Reasons to Love a Low Footboard

Beth Rice 08/10/2020

Low footboards have a lot going for them. Ever changing is the traditional matching headboard and footboard combo that have long contributed to defining the style and function of your bed. Long ago, footboards took on the job of blocking drafts and holding bedding in place. Over time, their purpose contributed more and more to the look of the bed. As beds are built to cater to new styles and needs, the footboard has found… 5 Reasons to Love a Low Footboard

Read More 5 Reasons to Love a Low Footboard

10 Popular Amish Furniture Gift Ideas

Beth Rice 01/10/2020

Surprising, stunning and something they’ll be able to keep forever, Amish furniture gifts are sure to thrill family and friends. Here’s something new and unique, that’s useful and thoughtful, and it can be customized to reflect the recipient’s personal style. Here are 10 popular Amish furniture gift ideas to make your holiday shopping a little easier and that are sure to rate with loved ones for any special occasion. Let’s take a look at what… 10 Popular Amish Furniture Gift Ideas

Read More 10 Popular Amish Furniture Gift Ideas

Anatomy of an Amish Dining Chair

Beth Rice 24/09/2020

The most important things a fine Amish dining chair offers are comfort, style and function. What parts of the chair contribute to these vital attributes? Our Amish dining chairs aren’t waiting in a warehouse somewhere. They’re custom made for your home, and building begins once you have selected wood type, stain color and other features. Here are the parts that go into making an exceptional Amish dining chair, laid out for you in easy (and… Anatomy of an Amish Dining Chair

Read More Anatomy of an Amish Dining Chair

Platform Bed vs. Box Spring: Mattress Support Options on Amish Beds

Beth Rice 17/09/2020

This week’s blog post was written by Jake Smucker, who has served as the product manager for bedroom furniture. We wanted to pass on what he has learned about how mattress support works in our Amish beds. What’s the difference between slats and a platform? What’s the purpose of a box spring? What type of support do I need for my mattress? We’ll answer these questions and more in this Mattress Support Guide for Amish… Platform Bed vs. Box Spring: Mattress Support Options on Amish Beds

Read More Platform Bed vs. Box Spring: Mattress Support Options on Amish Beds

How to Choose the Right Gun Cabinet

Beth Rice 10/09/2020

Gun cabinets offer a stylish way to display your gun collection while keeping your pieces safe and secure. Different options include things like a carousel holder for easy retrieval, hidden compartments and varying sizes. Here are some important things to keep in mind when you’re shopping for a gun cabinet. Gun Cabinets vs. Gun Safes It’s important to note that gun cabinets are for storing and displaying your collection. While they do come with locks… How to Choose the Right Gun Cabinet

Read More How to Choose the Right Gun Cabinet

Space Saving Corner Furniture

Beth Rice 03/09/2020

Corner furniture helps save space as it enhances a corner. It makes a great addition to homes with limited space. In addition to its space saving quality, corner furniture is there to help organize, add storage, brighten a dark spot and add beauty. If you’ve been grappling with a room layout or struggling with finding the right spot to add some storage, we suggest turning to your nearest corner and giving it a good look.… Space Saving Corner Furniture

Read More Space Saving Corner Furniture

Things to Know About Table Leaf Locks

Beth Rice 27/08/2020

What do you need to know about table leaf locks? Table leaf locks are handy little additions, often made of brass, that can be added to your dining table to secure leaves and make sure they don’t slide around and create a little gap between them that would look quite unsightly in the middle of your dining table. Why do you need table leaf locks? Perhaps need is not the right word. When would you… Things to Know About Table Leaf Locks

Read More Things to Know About Table Leaf Locks

What Does Amish Furniture Cost?

Beth Rice 20/08/2020

Have you ever dismissed the idea of purchasing Amish furniture because it cost too much?  Or perhaps you’ve dreamed of buying some but haven’t researched the price for fear it would be too high? What does Amish furniture cost and just how expensive is it? Before we answer that question, let’s look at what Amish furniture is versus furniture you’ll find in a big box store. Defining Amish Furniture Amish furniture is: Solid wood Handcrafted… What Does Amish Furniture Cost?

Read More What Does Amish Furniture Cost?

The Ins and Outs of Barn Doors

Beth Rice 13/08/2020

Barn doors could be just the right answer if you are remodeling and looking to free up some space while adding a style element. The look of barn doors has been well received and is still going strong. While many favor a rustic farmhouse look, barn doors are available in plenty of styles to fit a contemporary or traditional room as well. There are a few things to consider before splurging on barn doors. While… The Ins and Outs of Barn Doors

Read More The Ins and Outs of Barn Doors