Blog

Trends And Choices In Outdoor Furniture

Trends And Choices In Outdoor Furniture

Outdoor living spaces are an impressive way to expand your home’s entertaining area without a room addition.  Just watch HGTV for a few hours, and you will be building, pouring, and landscaping your way to a new backyard sanctuary! After you create that beautiful deck...

Your Guide To Style

Your Guide To Style

So it’s time for new furniture. You have a style in mind. (Or maybe you don’t!) Mass furniture manufacturers have been altering and mixing styles so much over the years that most of us don’t know what a true furniture style actually looks like anymore. Olde Oak Tree...

It’s All About The Color! Stains and Finishes 101

It’s All About The Color! Stains and Finishes 101

Most people only want to know what color their furniture will be stained or painted and don’t care about the particulars of finishing.  Some customers, however, do want to know if the finishes are safe and how to maintain.  This article provides as much information...

How Do You Really Know What You Are Buying?

How Do You Really Know What You Are Buying?

Many people ask me, “How do I know what to look for when buying furniture?”  “How can I tell if a piece is well made?”  First, you need to ask yourself some important questions: “What am I looking for in a piece?” “Do I need this piece to last for more than just a few...

Introduction

Introduction

Welcome to Olde Oak Tree’s first blog post.  I appreciate you taking the time to read what I write here and hope it will make a difference for you and in your life.  I will be posting some tips on finding, choosing, and maintaining all types of home furnishings.  I...