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Sep 15, 2016
When it comes to purchasing handmade furniture, it’s understandable that you would want something that matches your style, while still providing the absolute best quality. But as our Ohio wooden furniture experts explain, the type of wood you choose for your furniture not only has a direct impact on the appearance of your wood products, but also their durability, finishing options, and cost. Here’s a brief look at some of the most popular types of wood we here, at Swiss Valley Furniture, use…
Sep 12, 2016
Your bedroom is one of the most important rooms in your home—after all, it’s where you go to get a good night’s sleep, which is essential to your overall well-being! So doesn’t it make sense that you should have high-quality wooden bedsets that match your personal style? Here are some key tips to help you find the right wood furniture for your bedroom. First, start by examining the dimensions of your bedroom. After all, a smaller room may not have adequate space for Northeast Ohio style bedroom…
Sep 6, 2016
If you’ve ever purchased wood products, chances are, you’ve heard the term “curing” in reference to your wood. But what is curing, and why is it so important? Here’s a brief explanation to help you understand how this process protects your wooden furniture. At Swiss Valley Furniture, our curing process involves the use of dual component finishing products that are applied to finished pieces of wood furniture. These products are applied at the end of the manufacturing process and play an…
Sep 1, 2016
No home feels complete without comfortable furniture for your home. After all, what could be more relaxing than sitting down, watching TV or conversing with your family? However, if your  furniture is made of wood, you may want to rethink its placement. Exposure to direct sunlight can have a significant negative impact on your wood furniture. Here at Swiss Valley Furniture we know that direct sunlight can harm your wood furniture in several ways, significantly damaging its overall appearance.…
Aug 29, 2016
At Swiss Valley Furniture, we understand that there are countless places you can go to for your furniture purchasing needs. And while we pride ourselves on the superior quality of our handmade furniture, we know this isn’t the only factor you consider when making a furniture purchase. Because of this, we strive to ensure that our handcrafted furniture stands out in more ways than one. One of the greatest differences that Swiss Valley Furniture has to offer is our exclusive promise. We want to…
Aug 26, 2016
When it comes to wood furniture, not all woods are created equal. After all, different types of woods offer varying levels of durability, and each comes with a unique style all its own. With that in mind, here are three of the top types of wood used in building wooden furniture in Northeast Ohio. Cherry Cherry is one of the most popular types of wood thanks to the dark, rich color it achieves over time. Cherry generally darkens over the course of a year before stabilizing at its final color.…
Aug 23, 2016
Rockers and gliders are often one of the most sought-after pieces of furniture for families expecting children. After all, the gentle motions of rockers and gliders are perfect for soothing a baby, or even simply offering a comfortable seat to rest in after a long day. But how can you decide which option is best? Here are some tips from the Ohio wooden rockers and gliders experts at Swiss Valley Furniture. One of the first features to consider when choosing between rockers and gliders is their…
Aug 20, 2016
There are a wide variety of wood furniture products you can choose from when trying to find the right fit for your home. How do you go about finding outdoor furniture that not only looks great, but will be built to last? The Northeast Ohio outdoor furniture experts at Swiss Valley Furniture have a straightforward solution: treated pine. Pine is a popular choice for families looking for a less-expensive wood furniture product. Better yet, pine is easily repainted, allowing you to customize your…
Aug 17, 2016
Regardless of whether you work from home or in a corporate office, there’s no denying that having a comfortable office space is essential to staying happy and productive. As such, it goes without saying that having the right furniture can make all the difference. So what factors should you look for in handcrafted workspace products? For most people, it all comes down to the desk. There are several varieties of wooden desks available, and what works for one person may not necessarily be the…
Aug 14, 2016
When trying to achieve the perfect look for your home, it’s only natural that you would spend a lot of time focused on wood furniture, flooring, and other major household items. But there’s one furniture product that should never be overlooked: hardware. What is furniture hardware, you may ask? Hardware refers to the handles and knobs (which are also sometimes called pulls) that you find on wooden file cabinets, doors, and more. And while this furniture product can be easy to overlook,…