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The History of the Mattress

Today’s mattresses come in an array of different fillings – cotton, wool, silk, cashmere, latex and even bamboo.  But the humble mattress is nearly as old as mankind itself.  The first mattresses were a far cry from the ones we use today, but they seemed to serve...

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50% Off Hypnos, Highgrove and Millbrook Mattresses

When it comes to choosing a new bed or mattress, there are many considerations to take into account.  The most important thing to think about is the benefit to your physical and mental well-being that a good nights’ sleep will bring.  The comfort of your bed should...

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5 Reasons to choose a modular wardrobe

Why a modular wardrobe?   There is, without doubt, a revolution occuring regarding the move toward sustainable and eco-friendly living.  This new ethos is being rolled out to all sectors of industry and the furniture sector is playing its part too.  As space...

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Simple Changes to Transform Your Bedroom for Autumn

When it comes to updating your home, a bedroom is often overlooked for other more important areas of the home which are used on a more regular basis, such as the living room and kitchen. However, as your bedroom is a space where you spend a lot of time, it is...

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Fabric Vs Leather Sofas 

When choosing the right sofa, there are so many different things to consider. What colour should it be, how big should you get it, what shape?  One of the top questions when buying a new sofa is what fabric should it be? One of the major decisions is choosing...

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The Do’s & Don’ts of Buying Furniture

The excitement of buying furniture is certainly one of the best feelings! We understand just how ecstatic our customers feel when it comes to buying new furnishings to add to their homes. This excitement however, can often cloud our judgement when it comes to...

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How to Create Your Perfect Dining Room

A dining room is a great social space and brilliant addition to any home. It is wonderful to come home and have dinner surrounded by friends or family. Even if you live alone, nothing compares to dining in a relaxing comfortable space that you love. Of course,...

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Mental Health: The importance of sleep

Sleep usually takes up a significant amount of time in our everyday lives. It is incredibly important to prioritise it because, a good night’s sleep is essential for your mental health. At Furniture Factory we pride ourselves on stocking the best quality mattresses...

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Foam vs Spring Mattress: Which Should You Choose?

Mattresses come in different materials and sizes, so you know that you’re sure to find one that is perfect for you. However, with so many different options, the big question is – foam vs spring mattress, which should you choose? Having so many options can make it...

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4 Benefits of Riser Recliner Chairs

A popular option for many, there are many benefits of riser recliner chairs. In general, mobility furniture is a fantastic option for many people. Whether you have mobility problems due to ageing or because of other health issues or disabilities, mobility furniture...

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