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Sep 21, 2017
A beautiful bench can make all the difference in establishing an inviting atmosphere in your home’s entryway. For a handcrafted furniture piece that combines both style and function, you can’t go wrong with the Serenity Bench from Swiss Valley Furniture. The design of the Serenity Bench combines both modern sensibilities and rustic charm. The smooth top features rounded edges and corners, a distinctly modern touch. The sleek top of this handcrafted furniture piece doesn’t just look good—it is…
Sep 18, 2017
Few rooms in your home get more use than the kitchen. This versatile location isn’t just a place for preparing meals—for many families, it also serves as the gathering spot for after-school conversations, dinner, and other activities. With a kitchen island and wooden furniture, you can make your kitchen even more inviting, creating the perfect place for family gatherings. Islands are especially beneficial, as they provide added countertop space where your kids can do homework right in the…
Sep 13, 2017
Your home’s entryway is what sets the tone when guests enter your home—don’t you want to give a good first impression? As the expert craftsmen at Swiss Valley Furniture explain, a hall bench can go a long way in sprucing up your entryway and increasing the appeal of your home. This wood furniture piece can have an immediate impact on your home by allowing you to clean up the clutter in your entryway. Even the simplest of hall benches instantly creates an area where family members can keep their…
Sep 8, 2017
Finding a way to clear up the clutter in a mudroom or entryway is a common problem for homeowners. After all, nobody likes to arrive home only to be greeted by a pile of shoes and jackets that fill up most of the floor. While some homeowners may worry that there isn’t a good solution to this household mess, a single furniture product can help you clean up the clutter by maximizing your storage. The solution? A hall bench with storage. When most people think of a hall bench, they tend to think…
Sep 4, 2017
With the end of summer comes cooler temperatures and the return of school—is your family ready for these changes? The things you do at home can ultimately help set the tone for a successful school year. Creating a designated study area is one of the most important things parents can do to help their kids get a good start to the school year. Use wooden desks with plenty of drawers and open space to help your kids stay organized as they work on their homework. Some wooden desks are even small…
Aug 30, 2017
Most parents understand that setting aside a designated study area can make a big difference in their child’s homework performance. However, parents can sometimes feel lost when trying to decide which wooden desks would really be the best option for their child. With that in mind, here are three reasons why the small writing desk from Swiss Valley Furniture is a great choice for your child: Size – It can be hard to find space for your child to study. Children’s rooms are often…
Aug 24, 2017
Children’s rooms tend to have fairly limited space in Northeast Ohio. Bedroom furniture doesn’t always fit as easily as parents would like, especially when their child also needs a dedicated study space for their schoolwork.  Fortunately, parents don’t necessarily have to try to find a way to cram wooden desks into their child’s room alongside the rest of the bedroom furniture. By utilizing a loft bed with a desk, you can create more usable space in your child’s room and keep it from getting…
Aug 15, 2017
When school gets underway, figuring out how to create the “perfect” homework spot is a top concern for many parents. But what exactly goes into creating a quality educational environment for your child? Here are three ways wooden desks can help you create the perfect homework spot. Location – Distractions can make it much harder for your child to finish their work on time. As such, many parents find that creating a designated study area in a quiet room can greatly improve…
Aug 8, 2017
Having a designated space for homework is one of the best ways to instill good study habits in your child. For the best results, your child’s space needs to be comfortable and functional. As such, choosing the right wooden desks should be a top priority for furnishing your child’s study space. So how can you ensure that you’ve made the right desk selection? First, remember that size matters. Wooden chairs and desks should be sized appropriately so your child can sit comfortably. Comfortable…
Aug 4, 2017
It’s only natural that you’d want your children to do well on their homework. While you shouldn’t do your child’s homework yourself, there are a few key things you can do to help your children perform their best. The Right Place The first thing parents should do is create a designated study area where children can complete their homework. Comfortable wooden desks and wooden chairs can make a big difference in your child’s ability to stay focused on their work. Find other ways to eliminate…