Amish Furniture

Keeping Your Kitchen Island Organized

If you’re like the majority of busy people, your kitchen island is probably a “catch-all” for an assortment of different things. However, a clean kitchen island can really make your kitchen feel bright and organized. We have a variety of tips on how you can keep your kitchen island organized and remain in control of… Read more »

History of the Pie Safe

History of Amish Furniture

Way back in the 1800s, there were a lot of German immigrants that started moving to America. And in addition to bringing all of their customs and traditions along with them, Germans also brought a very important piece of furniture that quickly turned into an essential item in many kitchens. The pie safe, also known… Read more »

History of Hickory Wood Furniture

Amish Fruniture

When it comes to what can be constructed with hickory wood, the sky’s the limit. Hickory wood is one of the most commonly used materials in the industry, especially when building furniture. Tables, chairs and dressers are always made better with hickory. History of Hickory Hickory wood has been used for furniture and flooring for… Read more »

Invest in Outdoor Furniture for Your Health

Amish Furniture

Another great summer season is coming to a close but that doesn’t mean that you need to stop dining outdoors just yet. The fall brings crisp weather, perfect for enjoying a cup of coffee outside in the warm morning sunshine. Spending time outdoors can be beneficial for your health; consider purchasing outdoor furniture and set… Read more »

Benefits of A Children’s Bookshelf

Encourage Children to Read

It is no secret that reading is beneficial for children, but with technology constantly at our fingertips, getting our children to read can be a battle. If you’re trying to encourage your children to read more often, consider placing a personal bookshelf in their room. Why Children Should Read Not only does reading help children… Read more »

How Playing with Dolls Benefits Children

Childrens Toys

It can be hard to pull children away from their electronics. Kids have so many stimulating devices around them that it can be hard to focus their attention elsewhere, but old-fashioned play is great for their minds and their bodies. Playing dolls comes with a variety of benefits of children of all genders. Social Skills… Read more »

Freshen Your Children’s Dollhouse with New Furniture

Parents out there know that it can be hard to keep the kids interested in their toys. After a while, everything they have seems to get tossed to the side in favor of something shiny and new – or something with a screen! We know that you spent a lot of time and money choosing… Read more »

Be More Cozy in Your Living Room

Coffee Table

The living room is the heart of your home. It’s the room where you gather with friends and family to share a meal or a glass of wine, tell stories or watch them on TV, and simply spend time together making memories. For these reasons and many more, at Carriage House Furnishings, we think living… Read more »

Spend More Time Outdoors with More Comfortable Furniture

Outdoor Table and Chair Set

As the snow melts away and the flowers begin to bud, you remember why you love the outdoors so much. Summer is rapidly approaching and it is important to make sure that you have a selection of suitable outdoor furniture to make your time spent outside as comfortable as possible. Let’s take a look at… Read more »

A New Hutch Is Clutch for Organizing the Kitchen

Kitchen Hutch

A kitchen hutch can be an excellent addition to the kitchen. It’s not just a typical cabinet. While it offers extra space to keep your excess items, many of your personal effects will be on display for all to see. That can be an excellent way to show off your fine china or a great… Read more »

Get Away to an Island – a Kitchen Island!

Mission Kitchen Island

In a world driven by HGTV binging, we know that people love to redo their kitchens. However, sometimes a full remodel just isn’t in your budget. If your kitchen desperately needs counter space, what should you do? We have a solution! Adding a kitchen island is a great way to add counter space without completely… Read more »

Resolve to Get More Organized in 2017

Jewelry Armoire

Happy New Year! 2017 is upon us, and that means it’s time to pick a new resolution. A common new year’s resolution is to remove the clutter and organize the home. At Carriage House Furnishings, we can assist you in your quest to resolve your cluttered issues in a variety of different ways. Jewelry Chests… Read more »