Tag: Reclaimed Oak

How Do You Sell Antique Furniture?

Selling antique furniture is not as simple as it sounds. You may have something buried in your attic for example you think holds a bit of value and when you sell that cash can then be put to good use. Unfortunately, it is often the case that you will either get less money for the…




Divorced and Married Furniture

Talk of separation is certainly in the news at the moment with Britain set to leave the EU but have you ever heard of furniture being married or divorced? You will if you have knowledge of the antiques furniture trade where the two are quite common. So, what is meant by furniture being divorced or…




Invest in the Warmth of a Reclaimed Fireplace

This is the time of year when you’re most likely to crave the warmth of a real fire and if you’re lucky enough to live in an area where this is possible we have a wide selection of reclaimed fire surrounds to choose from. Why buy your fire surround reclaimed? Back in the old days…




What Period Is Your House?

Choosing the right architectural features for your home is easier when you know what period your house is. Britain has a rich heritage of different architectural styles from centuries gone by and recognising those styles is easier when you know what to look for. Most period properties today will date back to one of three…




What’s Is So Special About French Oak?

Why have a items on sale made from French oak including floorboards and tables. You may be forgiven for asking, what’s the difference between French oak and other European oak? Oak has a long history as a building material and has been used throughout Europe for more than a thousand years. This means the various…




What Do Dovetail Joints Say About Furniture

There is far more to dovetail joints than something you might have learned as part of a woodworking class. Dovetail joints have been around for thousands of years and have a long history in furniture making here in the UK. Like anything else with a long history, dovetail joints will have a story to tell…




Tips On Buying From A Reclamation Yard

You will find many people travelling to the reclamation yard to browse through antique items and other curiosities. It is often fun just to have a look around with one or two surprises in store each time you do. The main reasons to visit a reclamation yard however are to find bargains and items from…




Stop Press Reclaimed English Oak Floor boards just arrived – VAST quantities

JUST ARRIVED ………JUST ARRIVED…….JUST ARIVED Some of the very best English Oak Floorboards have just arrived – we have 2,000 sq metres – it is simply some of the best we’ve ever seen and stocks will not last. 1 inch thick, random widths & lengths – BUY NOW either in raw state OR we can…