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Locally Crafted Excellence: Explore Wooden Furniture in South Africa

Orange River Chair by Lighouse Leather and Spruce

Wooden furniture holds a timeless allure, evoking a sense of warmth, beauty, and craftsmanship that transcends trends and fads. Lighouse stands as a beacon of locally crafted excellence, specialising in custom wooden furniture in South Africa, providing the raw materials. In this article, we delve into the advantages of locally sourced spruce wood, Lighouse’s commitment […]

Essential Pieces for a Stylish and Functional Bedroom Furniture Makeover

Bedroom Furniture | Sleep Sanctuary Makeover

Essential Pieces for a Stylish and Functional Bedroom Furniture Makeover Your bedroom is more than just a place to sleep; it’s a sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation. As the most personal space in your home, it’s essential to create a bedroom environment that reflects your style, promotes comfort, and enhances your overall well-being. One of […]

Wooden Bed Base: Aesthetics, Durability, and Maintenance Considerations

Wooden Furniture | Customised Perfection

A bed base serves as the foundation of your sleep sanctuary, providing support and stability for your mattress while also contributing to the overall aesthetic of your bedroom. Among the various options available, a custom-made wooden bed base stands out for its timeless beauty, durability, and ease of maintenance. In this article, Lighouse explores the […]

Organising Your Bookshelf: Tips for a Tidy and Visually Appealing Display


A well-organised bookshelf not only serves as a functional storage solution but also adds aesthetic appeal to any room. Whether you’re a book lover, a collector of knick-knacks, or both, mastering the art of shelf organisation can transform your space into a stylish showcase of your interests and personality. In this article, Lighouse explores practical […]

Innovative Ways to Use Sideboards Beyond Dining Room Storage

Sideboards | Hand-Crafted Versatility

Sideboards, traditionally known for their role in dining rooms, are versatile pieces of furniture that can be utilised in various creative ways beyond mere storage. While they excel at storing dining essentials such as tableware and linens, their functionality extends far beyond the dining area. In this article, Lighouse explores several innovative ways to use […]

Timeless Dining Room Furniture: Embracing Tradition and Craftsmanship

A Journey Through Time: The Evolution of Dining Room Furniture

Dining rooms hold a special place in our homes. They are where families gather to share meals, where friends come together to celebrate, and where memories are made. Central to the dining room experience is the furniture that fills the space. From ancient banquet tables to modern-day dining sets, the evolution of dining room furniture […]

A Feast for the Ages: Exploring the History of Dinner and Dining Room Furniture

Dining Room Furniture

Dinner, a daily ritual for many, has a rich and storied history that spans centuries. From humble beginnings to lavish banquets, the way we dine has evolved significantly over time. Alongside this evolution, dining room furniture has played a pivotal role in shaping the dining experience. In this article, join Lighouse as we embark on […]

Unlocking the Dream: The Advantages of a Custom Wooden Bed Base

Wooden Bed Base

Your bedroom is a sanctuary, a place of rest and rejuvenation. The centrepiece of this sanctuary is undoubtedly your bed, and the foundation of your bed is its bed base. When it comes to selecting a bed base, you’re faced with two options: prefabricated, standardised bed frames, or a custom wooden base tailored to your […]

Tailored Excellence: How Custom Furniture Revolutionises Interior Design and Home Decor

Custom Furniture

When it comes to transforming your living space into a truly unique and personalised haven, custom-made furniture stands as the epitome of design excellence. In an era where individuality is celebrated, the cookie-cutter approach to furniture just won’t suffice. For those who crave aesthetics and design that perfectly align with their personality and vision, custom […]