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  • Tips for Easy Holiday Decorating

    November 17th, 2016 by Hope

    It’s hard to believe, but another year has passed and the Christmas season is upon us. Here are some decorating tips and tricks from the ladies of Chatham Home.

    Overall Tips

    The important thing to remember is… have fun!  There is no wrong way to decorate for the holidays and yes it is impossible to go overboard.  Unless you physically can’t move in your home, then you might ...

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  • Solid Wood: How to Fix It

    August 3rd, 2016 by Hope

    The final installment of our 3 part series: Solid Wood: Why Buy It, How to Spot It, and How to Fix It

    The following are a few tips and tricks that you can do at home. YouTube is full of informational videos if you want to see some of these tricks in action. For larger repair jobs, we suggest hiring a professional.  

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  • Solid Wood: How to Spot It

    August 2nd, 2016 by Hope

    Part 2 of our series on Solid Wood: Why Buy It, How to Spot It, and How to Fix It

    There are a few tricks to help you be confident that you are buying a true solid wood piece and not something passed off as solid wood.  

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  • Solid Wood: Why Buy It

    August 1st, 2016 by Hope

    This is part one of a 3 part series on Solid Wood: Why Buy It, How to Spot It, and How to Fix It

    Before we can really go into the pros of solid wood it helps to understand the cons of its competition... laminate and veneer.

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  • The American Leather Sleeper Sofa

    July 6th, 2016 by Hope

    As I talk with customers in the store, or attend craft shows or peruse Pinterest and Etsy I am awed by the number of people who are passionate about a hobby... or several! I think many of you have noticed one of mine (since it's displayed in the store)... I make jewelry out of recycled materials. I started for my own selfish reasons... I wanted jewelry to exact match ...

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