Furniture Restoration Projects Lockdown and restricted travel opportunities has seen a huge upsurge in people embarking on DIY and rennovation projects. Money.co.uk‘s Renovation Nation Report reported households were spending in the region of £4,000 each on average over the summer.
“Thank you for the great service!” We were thrilled to receive a glowing review from one of our lovely American customers this summer! Mr Foote ordered a set of our beautiful traditional school coat hooks, with numbered enamel panels. Although
Cast Iron Front Door Furniture We have now released a unique new range of artisan front door fittings and accessories which we are excited to present in our online shop. From our artisan blacksmiths we have sourced complementary new escutcheons,
Hinges.What are the different types of hinge? Hinges. Butt hinges, strap |Hinges, T Hinges, barrel hinges, butterfly hinges, flush hinges, gate hinges…. the list is extensive and can make selecting the right hinge for your project a genuine challenge. Understanding
Bespoke Kitchen Design Project We have been thrilled to have recently been involved in a custom kitchen project with Bernard Savage Bespoke Kitchens and Furniture based in Tettenhall in the Black Country, and now have some lovely photos to share.
The beauty of wrought iron is knowing that each piece is completely unique and individual. Our products are hand made, not machine produced, and we love this video from The Consummate Dabbler on the Essentials of Blacksmithing, demonstrating the tools
We love hearing feedback from our customers and know that constructive criticism is meant well, so we always endeavour to put right anything that has fallen short of expectations. However nothing beats the feeling of receiving praise and compliments for
As well as supplying high quality authentic hand made ironmongery, The Rustic Merchant also provides competitively priced nails and screws. Our vintage fixings include a wide range of different types of nail and screw, with different finishes and each serving
One place your guests are bound to spend at least a little bit of time in your house is your bathroom. Whether your guests use your main bathroom or your downstairs loo, having good quality door locks and latches is
New and Exclusive to The Rustic Merchant It’s such a joy at this time of year to see things springing into life! Here at the Rustic Merchant we are lucky to be based in beautiful rural Somerset, and all around