Décor Tips for a Welcoming, Rustic Kitchen

    Creating a cozy, welcoming kitchen comes down to great organization, cleanliness, and decor. Since the kitchen is a high-traffic room for many homes and families, adequate storage and shelving is crucial. The organization efforts will help aid the cleanliness, which will motivate you to make a house a home with décor; it’s all… Read more »

the beauty of Lancaster County

Here at Lapp’s Coach Shop we’re not only proud to offer beautiful locally handcrafted furniture; but to be able to call this great place home. Lancaster County is an favorite tourist destination and well known for great history, scenery, shopping, fun and delicious food. Lancaster was settled in the early 1700’s and briefly made the… Read more »

How to Decorate an Amish Storage Chest

Handcrafted storage chests are not only visually appealing, but very durable. These types of chests are built to withstand many generations. Each rustic wooden chest is unique, but many of them look similar. Here are some ideas on how to transform the décor of your storage chest to spruce up your home and to reflect… Read more »

Seven Interesting Facts about Durable Amish Furniture

  Popular for durability and expert artisanship, Amish furniture has a reputation for greatness. In addition to aesthetics, function, and quality, these pieces come with a whole bag of “did you know” facts, which adds an intriguing factor to an otherwise ordinary tangible.   These facts are pretty cool, and they’ll make great conversation starters… Read more »

Wormy Maple Furniture

  Have you heard of wormy maple wood? It’s a great choice for durability & resilience! This beautiful wood is well known for it’s unique pattern of stripes and worm holes.     Wormy maple wood derives it’s name from it’s worm holes created by the ambrosia beetle. This insect excavates tunnels in dead tress,… Read more »

Major Benefits of Hickory Furniture

Hickory is becoming more popular, as homeowners continue to expand their decor options. Popular contemporary designs now include hickory cabinets, and even hickory floors. Though you want slight contrast in colors to make your furniture pop, your furniture should at least be the same style of wood throughout the home. Not to mention Hickory provides… Read more »