Thriftway Furniture Blog

The Right Dining Setting for your Family

June 26, 2013Finding the right dining room furniture for your family’s needs is similar to purchasing a new mattress for the bedroom or lounge suite for the living area – it will be used daily and comfortability is paramount.  The dining room table is the place where your family can gather over a meal and discuss the...
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How to care for leather furniture

June 2, 2013The thought of sinking into a luxurious leather sofa or kicking back on a leather recliner after a hard day’s work is priceless.  It’s for this very luxury and pure relaxation that makes leather furniture so popular amongst various other reasons such as its longevity (which is approximately 10 years) and resistance to spills (as...
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Creating the ultimate Home Entertainment Room!

May 31, 2013Why go to the movies when you can create the “Gold Class” experience at home?  This may sound a little outlandish and extreme, but many people are opting to add a home theatre room to their house, these days.  There’s also the “Man Cave” that is creeping into backyard sheds everywhere.  It’s a male sanctuary,...
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Fabric vs. Leather Lounge Suites…

May 3, 2013What’s the difference? Firstly, there are quite a few!  When choosing a new lounge suite for your home, it’s essential that the material is suited to your standard of living.  For instance, fabric is fantastic if you wish to create a bold statement because you generally have a virtual rainbow of colours and patterns to...
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Furniture for the country-inspired home

April 23, 2013Country dwelling generally evokes thoughts of wide open spaces, gum trees and gorgeous homesteads or cottages. Filling a home with country-themed furniture is a piece of cake at Thriftway Furniture Megastore  as our collections are a range of both contemporary and classic. Choosing furniture that will compliment an existing colour palette is important.  In other...
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What to look for when buying furniture

April 12, 2013Buying new furniture for the home can be loads of fun, but it can also be a major headache if you’re not too sure what questions to ask or what to look out for.  The staff at Thriftway Furniture Megastore Geelong have a wealth of experience between them all (over 100 years, in fact!) and are here...
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Furnishing the kids’ bedroom

March 26, 2013There is lots of fun to be had in a child’s bedroom and there can also be lots of fun in the furnishing process! Thriftway Furniture Megastore caters for children who are making the transition to a “big kids’ bed” with the Ricky and Kyan beds being very popular choices. The Ricky is only $179 for...
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Creating a home office work space

March 4, 2013The amount of people working from home is on the rise, whether it’s full-time, a few days a week or taking extra work home after-hours.  Thus, creating the ideal home office environment is essential for both work productivity and creativity.  Rather than settling on bland office furniture, this is an opportunity to style a work...
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How to clean solid timber furniture

February 20, 2013Quality solid timber furniture is built to last and to enjoy many years sitting around your timber dining setting or relaxing in yourbedroom with a suite full of gorgeous solid timber accessories, it’s essential that you take very good care of these products.   If you’re wondering what to use and how to clean your solid...
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Going minimalist with black and white furniture

February 6, 2013If you’re a fan of the sixties and the black and white mod-style, then you will be most pleased to know that we have a variety of furniture in these contrasting shades!  Fast forward to the present day and black and white furniture has evolved in to a colour palette that is suited to virtually every...
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