Natural Wood Furniture: The Larkwood Furniture Difference

Natural wood furniture brings an unmatched warmth, elegance, and durability to any home. At Larkwood Furniture, we pride ourselves on crafting high-quality, solid wood pieces that are not only beautiful but also ethically sourced and thoughtfully designed. Since our establishment in 1988, we've committed to using only plantation wood, ensuring that our products are both sustainable and environmentally friendly.

In this blog post, we'll explore the benefits of natural wood furniture and how Larkwood Furniture's dedication to using solid wood from responsibly managed plantations sets us apart.

The Beauty and Benefits of Natural Wood Furniture

Natural wood furniture offers numerous advantages that synthetic or composite materials simply can't match:

  • Aesthetic Appeal: Each piece of natural wood furniture is unique, showcasing the distinct grain patterns and rich colors of the wood. This individuality adds character and charm to your home décor.

  • Durability: Solid wood furniture is known for its longevity. With proper care, pieces made from natural wood can last for generations, making them a worthwhile investment.

  • Sustainability: Choosing natural wood furniture supports sustainable forestry practices, particularly when sourced from certified plantations. This helps preserve natural forests and promotes biodiversity.

  • Timelessness: Natural wood furniture never goes out of style. Its classic appeal ensures that your furniture remains fashionable regardless of changing trends.

Larkwood Furniture's Commitment to Plantation Legal Wood

At Larkwood Furniture, we believe that great furniture starts with great materials. That's why we source our wood from legally managed plantations in Indonesia. Here’s what sets us apart:

  1. Sustainable Sourcing: By using plantation wood, we ensure that our products are harvested in a manner that protects natural forests and complies with environmental regulations. This commitment to sustainability helps prevent deforestation and promotes responsible forestry practices. 

  2. Quality Craftsmanship: Our skilled artisans take great pride in transforming solid wood into beautifully crafted furniture. Each piece is meticulously designed and constructed to highlight the natural beauty and strength of the wood.

  3. Ethical Practices: We work closely with our Indonesian solid wood suppliers to ensure that all wood is sourced ethically. This means fair labor practices, legal compliance, and environmental stewardship are at the forefront of our operations. Ensuring we are not harming the environment as well as the local communities. Everything done outside and inside our own manufacturing facility is closely monitored as not damage our surroundings. 

Care Tips for Natural Wood Furniture

To keep your natural wood furniture looking its best, follow these simple care tips:

  • Regular Cleaning: Dust your furniture regularly with a soft, dry cloth. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive cleaners that can damage the wood.

  • Avoid Direct Sunlight: Prolonged exposure to direct sunlight can cause the wood to fade. Place your furniture away from windows or use curtains and blinds to protect it from UV rays.

  • Humidity Control: Maintain stable humidity levels in your home to prevent the wood from drying out or absorbing excess moisture, which can lead to warping or cracking.

  • Protective Measures: Use coasters, placemats, and felt pads under objects to prevent scratches and stains on the wood surface.


Natural wood furniture from Larkwood Furniture offers a blend of beauty, durability, and sustainability. By using plantation wood from Indonesia, we ensure that our products are not only of the highest quality but also environmentally responsible. Explore our collection and discover how solid wood furniture can enhance the elegance and warmth of your home. Choose Larkwood Furniture for pieces that are timeless, ethical, and built to last.

😎 I see you went though our blog post, now it's time to check out our luxury furniture range.