Hayman Island: A Paradise Damaged, Not Lost

Once again, Renowned Furniture has come to the rescue of furniture damaged by water and force brought about by a strong cyclone. Category 4 Cyclone Debbie hit the Whitsunday Region in North Queensland in March 2017, but 10 months later the damage it caused is still being repaired. One of the hardest hit areas was […]

Inca coffee tables for sale!

Head on down to Tribal Style Gallery Southport and check out our beautiful Inca coffee tables currently on sale.

The Year That Was: 2017 Highlights

It’s 2018, and as it is the beginning of a new year, It’s time once again to reflect on the business and look back at some of our notable projects during the past year. 2017 was another fantastic year for Renowned Furniture. We started the year fielding so many enquiries, mostly from people asking for […]

From Lazy Susan to coffee table

One of our repurposed furniture jobs – a coffee table made from an old Lazy Susan.

Don’s old partners desk

Don brought this solid old partners desk in for a refresh after being exposed to some moisture in storage. Now, it’s looking brand new again!

Ken’s dining booth

Something a little different for us to do – a dining booth! Ken always wanted one, and now he does. Glad we could help.   Here it is again with the table that we also made.  

Renowned Furniture: Holiday Operating Hours

It’s 18 days before Christmas! The signs of the holidays are all around, but our boys continue to be hard at work to meet deliveries that we have committed before the holiday break. The past year has been fruitful (and the next year promises to be another exciting year!), and all of us here at […]

Suzy’s dining chairs

Updated: January 3, 2018 Here are Suzy’s dining chairs – fully restored and looking brand new again.   November 28, 2017 Six dining chairs are to have full restoration after a very hard life, showing heat affected polish and also a bit rickety. Stay tuned!

Wing back chair

Updated: December 15, 2017 Here is the finished wing back chair!   November 16, 2017 Progress shot of a wing back chair. We are making a slightly modified copy of the one in the left of the photo. Watch out for the finished product!

Restoring and Preserving Family Heirloom Furniture

In this day of minimalist interior design, de-cluttering is in and detailed, large heirloom furniture seems to be out. We feel that there is always a place for old furniture, especially those that have been passed down through generations. They tell of eras gone by and represent a window to one’s family history. We love […]

Re-upholstered sitting chairs

These sitting chairs were re-upholstered to match the silver ash dining chairs that we previously custom made.    

Old theatre chair

This is a chair from one of Brisbane’s old theatres. Here’s the before and after. Before After