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5 Considerations when Commissioning a Custom Conference Table
5 Considerations when Commissioning a Custom Conference Table

by Kyle Lindstrom September 23, 2022

The reception desk and the board room are the most client facing parts of an office. It stands to reason that businesses desire to keep these spaces looking clean, refined, and updated. When it comes to the boardroom, the conference table is the most important feature. Buying or commissioning a new conference table can be daunting and overwhelming. To help with this process we have compiled a list of 5 considerations for commissioning a custom conference table and the solutions we offer at Open Door Furniture to address those considerations.

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Interview: Andrew DePalma Concerning the Origin and Future of Open Door Furniture
Interview: Andrew DePalma Concerning the Origin and Future of Open Door Furniture

by Andrew DePalma September 16, 2022

In this interview I sat down with Andrew DePalma, the owner and operator of Open Door Furniture to answer a variety of questions about the origins and future of his business.

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20 High End Kitchen Details that Would Look Great in your Home
20 High End Kitchen Details that Would Look Great in your Home

by Kyle Lindstrom September 13, 2022

According to a study by the University of California, the average middle class family spends nearly 70% of their time in either the kitchen or family room. After years of use, when it comes time to sell a home, the kitchen is referenced (truila among others) as one of the two rooms that prospective buyers scrutinize most closely as they contemplate buying a home. Combining these two facts, we realize that the kitchen is principally important in the lived family life, and when it comes to resale. Because its influence is so great, it stands to reason then that the kitchen the room most worth investing time and money into.  Below we have compiled a list of 20 high end details that can make your kitchen more stylish, practical, and enjoyable.

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9 Furniture styles that will look great in your home and the influences that inspired them
9 Furniture styles that will look great in your home and the influences that inspired them

by Kyle Lindstrom September 01, 2022

Art reflects ideas, architecture reflects art, and furniture design reflects architecture. How did the popular furniture design we see today come to be, and what were the influences that helped form the style? We have compiled 9 different furniture styles with photos to help you understand how individual styles of furniture came to be, and what distinguishes them from one another.

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