Request a catalogue | Call us on: 0345 460 3122

Wednesday, 23 June 2010

Our guide to choosing the perfect piece of hall furniture

[gallery link="file"]

Hallways are one of the most commonly overlooked rooms in the house. With first impressions crucial and the need to find your keys on the way out essential, hall furniture has to be both functional and decorative. With this is mind we have come up with our favourite pieces for the hall.

.

The Mallani Storage Seat has been designed specifically for the hallway with a depth of only 35cm it is perfect for narrow spaces. The storage seat includes a 100% natural cotton seat pad as well as four good sized storage compartments, ideal for shoes. 

.

If you are looking for somewhere safe for you to store your keys in the hall then a console table may be the ideal solution. The Petite Console is ideal for smaller spaces with two handy drawers to stow away your keys and a useful slatted shelf for shoes and bags, this unit is available as both a Mallani Petite Console  and Khimsar Petite Console. The Thakat range also features a Console Table in the same proportions  without the shelf but with classic turned legs, a feature of the this range.

.

If the Petite Consoles aren’t quite right, then the Mallani Large Console table may be your ideal solution.  With an extra drawer and shelf this piece oozes storage space. It is both taller and longer but still maintains the useful depth of 35cm so it won’t consume too much floor space. 

.

If you are looking for something to hide away some of your belongings then the Elephant Cupboard may be right up your street. With six intricately hand carved elephant panels this has been a favourite with customers for years. It has a useful fixed shelf for storage and is beautifully proportioned to fit neatly into any space.

.

If you want something with a cupboard and drawers then the Mallani Hallway Cupboard fits the bill. This unit has a tall cupboard and three drawers to keep all your belongings close to hand.

.

If you need somewhere specific to place your telephone then this Mallani Step Telephone table is ideal. This ‘L’ shaped unit is ideal for smaller spaces but doesn’t lack in storage capacity. A cupboard with a removable mid height shelf and an open shelf ideal for storing your telephone directories, this little unit has big potential.

.

If you are looking for something to display some precious possessions, the Mallani Mini Corner Bookcase could be your ideal solution. With two deep shelves and a useful cupboard this piece will fit snugly into the corner and hold all of your most prized belongings.

.

If you want a real show stopper in your hallway then the Portcullis Hall Cupboard may suit. With hand crafted portcullis carvings this is a real eye catcher. This classic Indian piece with decorative iron work and made of solid Sheesham wood it is sure to add a touch a drama to any hallway.

.

Whatever piece you want for your hall,  make sure it is going to fit and not take up too much space and there is enough room to allow people to make their way in and out of the house easily. Hall furniture needs to be strong and long lasting as it will get used everyday and in every way, so make sure it is hardwood and hardwearing.

.

No comments:

Post a Comment