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Jan 21, 2020
Even the best solid wood bed frames require a great mattress to get a good night’s sleep. That’s why at Swiss Valley Furniture, we’re proud to sell handcrafted Monarch Rest mattresses from Rainbow Bedding Co. Here’s what you should know about these great mattresses. What is a Monarch Rest Mattress? Monarch Rest mattresses use a unique “replaceable pillowtop” design. This features a natural Talalay foam that is affixed to the top of the mattress. This pillow top foam is fully customizable with…
Jan 18, 2020
Completing a marathon — or even a half-marathon — is a major accomplishment. Long-distance running requires a lot of training and dedication, so it’s only natural that you would want to find a way to highlight this athletic achievement. With wood products like race plaques, it’s never been easier to bask in the glory of a completed race. Commemorate the Accomplishment Race plaques are designed to showcase the medals earned from running marathons and other races. A wood cut-out allows for…
Jan 14, 2020
Hosting friends or family for a dinner party can be a lot of fun — but it also requires quite a bit of work and preparation. Believe it or not, the right handmade wood furniture piece will go a long way in enhancing your hosting abilities. Here’s how buffets can make a difference for your party planning. Great For Serving The tabletop surface found on buffets makes them perfect for plates, utensils, and other self-service items. Allowing guests to pick up tableware and silverware from the…
Jan 10, 2020
Not all bookshelves are created equal. If you’re looking for a combination of classy looks and high-end functionality, a wooden bookcase with doors could be the best option for your needs. Here’s why. Improved Privacy Despite your best efforts, it isn’t all that uncommon for a wooden bookcase to become somewhat disorganized. If the bookshelf is in a room frequently visited by guests, you don’t necessarily want them peeking through your collection, either. Doors with windows enhance privacy by…
Dec 21, 2019
Few handmade rustic furniture pieces have quite the impact on your home as rockers and gliders. Here at Swiss Valley Furniture, we produce a wide range of gorgeous rockers and gliders that perfectly evoke the styles of yesteryear. Here are just a few ways these delightful chairs can benefit you. The Perfect Place to Read and Relax After an exhausting day of work or chasing the kids around the house, a rocking chair provides the perfect place to curl up with a good book and forget about the…
Dec 14, 2019
Few installations can give your kitchen an upgrade like wooden islands. A kitchen island provides extra counter and storage space, and can greatly enhance the look of the room. Here’s a closer look at how Swiss Valley Furniture can help you complete your kitchen. Ready to Install Options At Swiss Valley Furniture, we offer three ready to install kitchen islands. Available in Abigail, Garrison, and Classic Island styles, these easy installation options stand at 36 inches tall and come standard…
Dec 6, 2019
Quality wood furniture relies on so much more than just choosing the right species of wood. Getting the exact look you desire for your custom handmade furniture also depends on selecting the right stain. Here’s what you should know about this process. Species Specific Stains Each wood species is unique — and as a result, the type of stain that will work best for your wood furniture will largely depend on the type of wood being used for the piece. For example, any wood Brown Maple, Cherry, Oak,…
Nov 30, 2019
Wooden chairs aren’t just for adults — at Swiss Valley Furniture, we also produce a wide range of high chairs and youth chairs that are perfectly suited for your little ones. Here’s a closer look at these distinctive chairs. Safety First We know that safety matters when choosing a high chair. That’s why each of our wooden chairs is made with solid hardwood, backed by Amish craftsmanship. The resulting chairs are meant to last for generations, providing sturdy, solid seating. Cleanliness Counts…
Nov 30, 2019
Wood furniture offers great style and durability, but it can also be surprisingly versatile. Few furniture pieces illustrate this potential quite like our Trunk End Table. Here’s a closer look at this exciting alternative to a typical toy box. Storage-Friendly End Table Standing at 24 inches tall, the Trunk End Table is the perfect height for an end table that goes along-side a couch or chair in your living room. In addition to providing a convenient tabletop surface for placing a lamp or other…
Nov 21, 2019
Welcoming a new baby to your home requires many changes — including the purchase of new furniture. One of the most important items new parents can buy is a changing table. Here is a closer look at why our handcrafted changing tables are the best option for your home. Functionality Without enough space for everything you need to do, it doesn’t matter how nice a changing table looks. Our craftsmen have addressed this issue by designing handcrafted changing tables that offer plenty of storage…