Designing or redesigning a home takes creativity—something custom millwork affords you. To discover how custom millwork enhances your home, read on.
There are many facets to architectural work, not the least of which is choosing the materials that will constitute a building. A material’s environmental impact, cost, and flexibility all play into an architect’s decision about what to use. While these decisions require careful thought, utilizing carved designs in woodwork is a stylish and sensible option regardless of the project. To learn more about why architects should use carved designs in their woodwork, read on.
The Gothic style makes an impression. Here’s a guide to incorporating specific Gothic features to make your home more elegant and impressive.
Has your wood trim lost its luster over the years? If so, read our brief guide to restoring the look of wood trim look rather than tearing it down.
Are you curious about general wood-carving processes? Read this overview of hand- and machine-carving processes, along with details on recent innovations.
Wood appliques and onlays are flat-backed, carved decorative components “applied” or “onlaid” to flat surfaces to add detail to fireplaces, doors, cabinetry, shelves, walls, and so many other components of a residential or commercial space. Read our decorator’s guide to using carved appliques and onlays to wrap your head around their possible uses.
Are you looking to decorate your home with new furniture soon? If so, consider the many advantages of including wood furniture in your home.
It’s difficult to know for sure if your home needs a renovation. Here are some signs you should renovate the interior of your home to help you decide.
Trim sets your furniture apart and makes an entire room more aesthetically pleasing. Learn techniques on how to add wood trim to furniture yourself.
Staircases are stylistic and functional features in nearly every home. Read our guide to help incorporate both aspects into your design process.
Your brain craves balance as it processes the world. Read our guide on how to create architectural balance in your home—and when to disrupt it.
Designing a coffee shop is difficult because the space is used in many ways. To set your shop apart, read our guide to improving its architecture and design.
Choosing the right architectural plan is difficult because it’s hard to make your venue distinct. Look through these suggestions to better your process.
After a long day of sightseeing and travel, a knackered vacationer just wants to fall into the covers of a soft bed. Naturally, the hotel experience is as important as any other holiday activity, as a restless sleep is sure to get in the way of an otherwise joyful vacation. A hotel should be comforting and inviting, as it serves as a temporary home base for rejuvenation.
Several factors go into selecting the right wood carvings for a home—one of them being the type of wood that you’ll choose. Be it wood accent mouldings or embossed wood carving overlays, you should select every piece to ensure it naturally fits into your home. In today’s article, we outline our picks for the varieties of wood that best suit carved pieces. Keep this list in mind as you browse our online catalogue.
When outfitting a home with elegance in mind, you must first methodically select the base pieces.
Interior trim is a simple yet effective way to enhance the look of any room. Here, we provide the different types of trim that support decorative carving.
- How Custom Millwork Can Enhance Your Home
- Why Architects Should Use Carved Designs in Their Woodwork
- 3 Ways to Add Gothic Features to Your Home
- How to Use Columns in Interior Design
- 3 Different Types of Wall Niches
- Tips for Choosing a Theme for Your Room
- How to Revive Wood Trim in Your Home
- 3 Ways to Beautify Your Kitchen
- What Is the Wood-Carving Process?
- A Decorator’s Guide to Using Carved Appliques and Onlays
The Heartwood Carving Blog posts of resources, projects and interesting stories about wood carving.