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Solid Wood: Customization and Attention to Detail


Friday, May 5, 2017

Solid Wood - Lasting Style! Smart Investment! When you purchase solid wood furniture that is Made in America from Gallery Furniture you know exactly where is it from! Our experts have most likely even met the craftsmen who made it! Invest in the comfort of your home with the lasting value of high-quality solid wood! The benefits ...

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Wood Selection

Furniture Wood Selection


Friday, April 7, 2017

If you're looking to purchase new solid wood furniture, you already know to look no further than American made quality wood. Now that you know the standard of craftsmanship you want, it is very important to know what woods are actually best used and most aesthetically pleasing when used for solid wood furniture. We spoke with solid ...

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American Made Furniture


Friday, December 2, 2016

As proud Americans, it is our patriotic duty to support our country whenever we can. We give back to the communities we live in, we support the brave men and women who stand up for our rights, and we practice our civil liberties to honor the foundation of this nation. And because America has a ...

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Saw marks as a sign of fine craftsmanship


Thursday, August 18, 2016

You can find some real value when you buy antique furniture, but how can you tell what is truly an antique? Knowledge is power. Learning about how furniture is constructed can give you the tools to determine the age and quality of a piece of furniture before you decide to make a purchase. You can ...

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Why buy heirloom quality furniture


Thursday, August 11, 2016

It’s common to hear people say things like “nothing’s getting cheaper,” but in the world of furniture, things actually have gotten a lot cheaper. This is largely due to the fact that retailers like IKEA and Target are now importing such large volumes of furniture and selling them at such cheap prices that the cost ...

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Negatives of Fake Wood Furniture

Negatives of Fake Wood Furniture


Thursday, July 28, 2016

Most wood furniture on the market today is not solid wood. “I wouldn’t say that other furniture is junk. It’s just that people are not getting what they think they’re paying for,” solid wood expert Roy Ortega says. “Here at Gallery Furniture, we love solid wood because the quality materials are part of the craftsman tradition. ...

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Furniture 101: Stylish Curves


Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Tables and chairs often feature legs with stunning curves, and most of us can't help but wonder how any woodworker is able to achieve the precise look. What's the process they follow? Are there machines that help craftsmen create curved legs? Are all curves created the same way, or are there different methods to follow ...

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Quality Finishing for Solid Wood


Monday, November 9, 2015

There are so many factors to consider and judge when purchasing a piece of solid wood furniture for your home. You check the fastenings at key points for quality construction. If there were drawers you've already pulled them out and checked for that stamp of solid wood - good dovetailing. However, did you stop to ask ...

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Catalyzed Furniture

Catalyzed Furniture


Wednesday, May 27, 2015

In selecting quality, American made furniture, customers are not only hand-picking a piece that will last for a number of years, they are also finding a remedy to a number of issues experienced when choosing furniture and materials that might not originate domestically. Distracting water spots can leave a bad impression in the minds of ...

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Decorating with Solid Wood Furniture


Monday, February 2, 2015

Solid wood American made furniture can add a warm, rustic feel to any room. When you purchase a new piece of furniture made of solid wood, you want to showcase it and use accessories that accentuate its natural beauty. Here are some great design tips for bringing together a room decorated with solid wood furniture. Remember to ...

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Quality Construction for Children


Tuesday, December 30, 2014

source: Safe Kids Oregon When you're looking for furniture for your home, it's absolutely important to keep your entire family in mind, and especially as a parent, your child's safety is the number one priority for you.  However, we all know kids will be kids and there's almost no way to stop them from climbing, ...

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Finding American Wood Craftsmen

Finding American Wood Craftsmen


Tuesday, November 18, 2014

As Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale, owner of Gallery Furniture, like to say, "ENERGY and ENTHUSIASM rule the day." Sayings like these, known around Houston, Texas as "Mackisms," are Mcingvale's way of inspiring those around him to be their best everyday. One of McIngvale's Mackisms - "If it is to be... it's up to me" - ...

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