Entries by Ross

Troy & Elise’s custom-made cabinet

This is a custom made dining cabinet for Troy and Elise, featuring pre made aluminum and glass doors. It is made from oak solid core veneer polished in a Japan black finish.  Troy and Elise were over the moon with the quality and finish of their new dining cabinet. “It matches beautifully with the other […]

Trent’s island dream home

Trent’s island home is now very close to completion, and the finishing touches are being managed by the design group that helped with the whole project. The dining and coffee tables were our contribution, thanks to Jason from Designing Spaces & Places. The ‘wow factor’ is alive & well here. The dining table is 4 mts long and 1.2 […]

Imported Furniture: Do your Homework – Part 1

Renowned Furniture get calls about once a month to assist people and deal with failed pieces of furniture that have been imported from countries such as China, India, Indonesia, and so on. These calls are generally by folks who have tried to bypass all the normal channels of product purchase and go direct to either […]

Laura’s oak dining table

Laura had been using this oak dining table outdoors for the past few years and it needed some major work before it could be moved to become the champion piece in their main indoor dining space. Results? “Just perfect. Thanks, guys!”  

Chairs sold to Dean

Dean has been coming to Renowned for more than 12 months now with amazing bits ‘n pieces that he’s collected over time. These 2 beauties are the exception. These have been left behind at our factory by an old client that got called overseas indefinitely and she said “keep them.” So we did and now […]

Christine & Tim’s ornate coffee table

Christine & Tim’s heavily carved coffee table was painted white with house paint! When we strip something like this back, we spend the time doing it properly and avoid using chemicals that may burn the wood. Christine wants it polished in a Japan black finish. WTS! January 11, 2016 This table was falling apart and […]

Ian & Caroline’s antique bedroom chair

Updated: February 8, 2016 Ian & Caroline were overseas when we completed this cedar chair. They were so impressed with the picture that they paid for the restoration without seeing the chair in the flesh. We have done a lot of other work for them so trust is not an issue!! Updated: December 30, 2016 […]