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Hand-Crafted Furniture for the Home and Office

At Homewood, we create quality, hand-crafted furniture for homes, right through to businesses. There’s never a project that’s too big or too small to take on. One of the more current projects that we took on was for some very special…
homewood Lidgetton Factory, Michael House

Michaelhouse Economic and Management Sciences Learners Visit Homewood’s Lidgetton Factory

  Recently, our Lidgetton factory in Pietermaritzburg was graced with the presence of Michaelhouse learners. As the initiator of this excursion, economic and management sciences teacher, Carl Bezuidenhout’s decision to visit us was heartily…
iLanga chair

Ilanga Chair Shines a Ray Of Hope for the Environment

Birthed out of a recent project we did for Nandos, the iLanga chair not only brings warmth and vibrancy to its surrounds with its colourful weaving and wooden back, but surprisingly it also brings us one step closer to fighting climate change. Teaming up…
home bar furniture

Home Bar Furniture Inspiration for Christmas Entertaining

Have you got your entertainment area all in order for your holiday guests? As we get closer to the end of the year, time seems to speed up, leaving us no time to get anything done. With this in mind, we thought we should remind you to start…
steam bending wood

Traditional Steam Bending Technique Ensures Quality Furniture

With a BSC in Forestry (Wood Science) - cum laude nogal - you could say our director, Ian Perry, is a smart man who knows his stuff! Always keeping his finger on the pulse and never sleeping, he stays informed about the most effective and feasible…
Kopanya Unit

Homewood Enters the Kopanya Unit into the 13th Annual IDA Awards

Coming off of the back of our presentation at the Nando’s Clout design programme, where we presented our brand new iLanga Chair, as well as the DTI Furniture Design Competition, where we were awarded second place for our Kopanya unit, we…
Duzu 2019

Learn More About Blackwood

The second half of this year saw us run a massive special on Blackwood timber. If you were lucky enough to grab the special while it was going, then you know why we're dedicating this month's blog to learning more about this beautiful wood. Name: Acacia…

Upgrade Your Patio This Spring

SPRING IS HERE! Look, we’re not saying we won’t miss that cool, winter chill every now and then, but we’re looking forward to the warmer days and finally taking the party outside. And it’s a good thing there’s a Homewood piece for…
Occasional Chair - Khumbula 2St

New Pieces From Our Factory

At Homewood, we love creating new designs and playing around with reworking old designs. We’ve recently just redone two beautifully functional pieces from our existing ranges into two new designs and we’d love to show them off. Because,…
Nkwana Sleeper Couch
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Product News July 2019 Vol. 2, Issue 7

Product News July 2019 Vol. 2, Issue 7   THIS MONTH’S JOINT FEATURE– THE MITRE AND SPLINE JOINT A spline joint is created when a wooden spline is inserted and glued into a slot or groove that has been cut in another woodworking…

Setting Up Your Office Space

"Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort." — Paul J. Meyer The work environment that you operate out of can seriously make or break your workflow,…
Homewood Imbiza lounger with blue roping
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Product News June 2019 Vol. 2, Issue 6

Product News June 2019 Vol. 2, Issue 6   HOW BEST TO DISPLAY THE NEW ROPE COLOURS? Our new rope colours are slowly making their way into the factory and furniture pieces.What better way to display and highlight these new colours than with…