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Oct

Scottish Home Improvement Awards: Our Experience and Becoming Scotlands Best Furniture Company 2017



Scottish Home Improvement Awards: Our Experience and Becoming Scotland's Best Furniture Company 2017

 Something amazing happened to us as a Company.   On Friday 16th June 2017, the Scottish Home Improvement Awards (SHIA) named Colinton Furniture as… Scotland’s Best Furniture Company 2017! I know right?! Our awesome team of men and woman WON!   I still can’t quite believe it. I am still pinching myself to make sure […]

16
Oct

6 Ways to Care for Your Furniture and Make it Last Longer



6 Ways to Care for Your Furniture and Make it Last Longer

Here at Colinton, we understand that keeping your furniture looking great is important to you. There are so many little things you can do to keep your furniture looking great. But there are also things you may be doing that you shouldn’t… But did you know that by caring for your furniture properly you can […]

13
Oct

4 Reasons Colinton Furniture is NOT a fit for your Furniture Solutions



4 Reasons Colinton Furniture is NOT a Fit for your Furniture Solutions

If you’re reading this, you’re probably looking around at different Bespoke Furniture Manufacturers. And trying to figure out which one would be best for your furniture creations. It can be overwhelming when looking for a supplier to choose. There are so many people out there offering different services, and it’s hard to know which one […]

13
Oct

8 Reasons Colinton Furniture IS a Fit for Your Furniture Solutions



8 Reasons Colinton Furniture IS a fit for your Furniture Solutions

If you’re reading this, you’re probably trying to figure out which Bespoke Furniture company is the right fit for you. And we get it. Choosing someone to create your furniture solutions is a big deal. You want to be sure you are working with the right people for the job. With so many companies offering […]

14
Jun

My CMA Live 2017 Experience



CMA Live 2017 Stage Set Up #DFTBA

One of my favourite things about June is CMA Live. I know every time it comes around I am going to walk away feeling more motivated than ever to do what is right for our customers and business. Not only this but I get to hang out with some of the coolest people in business […]

29
Nov

What Actually is Bespoke Furniture? (What Is)



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This is a question that hundreds of people have when they first come across us and hear about what we do. People will often use the term “bespoke”, but what does “Bespoke Furniture” actually mean? But we get it… Bespoke Furniture isn’t something that everyone has heard about, and isn’t a phrase everyone will use! […]

24
Nov

4 Things that will dictate the Cost of Your Reception Desk (Cost)



One of the questions I am most often confronted with when meeting with a Reception Desk shopper is: How much does a Reception Desk Cost? What will affect the Price of my Reception Desk? Now this is definitely a very important question to ask whether it’s for a private client or a contractor. In this […]

21
Nov

How to Design a Reception Desk (How To)



This, of course, is always one of the first questions a reception desk shopper has when starting the research process for a custom-made Reception Desk. And here at Colinton Furniture, I’d like to imagine that we get this question hundreds of times throughout the year, often in the first conversation. But we understand Designing (along […]