Building a Sofa Your Lifestyle Will Love

In many ways, the sofa is the centrepiece of your home. It is where you gather with friends and family to catch up, tell stories, and share fond memories. A sofa is the setting for afternoon naps, childhood wrestling matches, and profound conversations. When you choose a sofa, it is important that it can fill...
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Birchwood Furniture Galleries Proudly Carries Performance Fabrics

Furniture is, of course, not merely decorative; it is functional as well. As such, it is important that the furniture we purchase is not only aesthetically pleasing; it must also be able to withstand the wear and tear associated with daily use. This is particularly difficult with upholstered pieces, as fabrics are vulnerable to many...
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Benchmade Upholstery: The Difference Quality Makes

In our industry, there is a lot of truth to the phrase “there’s no replacing quality”. Furniture is one of those things where it can be difficult to determine what quality really is, and how to tell if the piece you are considering is made well or not. At Birchwood Furniture Galleries, we make it...
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Our 2017 Anniversary Sale is Fast Approaching – Savings on Canadian-Made Quality Furniture!

If you are looking to refurnish your home, our seventh annual Anniversary Sale, kicking off in March, is the event for you. Whether you are looking for a new bedroom set, sofa, or accessories, we will be offering incredible savings. Our quality customizable furniture lines are made right here in Canada. Our manufacturers produce beautiful...
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Fabrics 101

Choice is very important to us at Birchwood Furniture Galleries. When you shop with us, we want you to get exactly what you need for your home. In order for you to do that, understanding the differences in materials and how to choose what’s right for your household is essential. Natural vs Man-made Fabrics Man-made...
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Quality Made Upholstery – From Start to Finish

Birchwood Furniture is a family owned business located right here in Calgary.  In operation since 1978, this business is now managed by the second generation of the family. Because a quality sofa can last you anywhere from 10-15 years, taking the time to consider your use, covering choice and construction quality before you buy will...
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Meet Birchwood Furniture’s New Leather Program

Birchwood Furniture’s pieces need no introduction. You already know their reputation for creating heirloom quality, locally-sourced and bench-made furnishings. But did you know they’ve recently introduced a new line of fine leathers to their upholstery collection? Previously, Birchwood Furniture offered hundreds of varieties of colours and textures of leather. They’ve pared down this massive selection...
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Supplier Spotlight: Birchwood Furniture

At Birchwood Furniture Galleries, we help our customers shop our extensive inventory to select the perfect home furniture and decor accessories. Today, we want to take you on a tour of one of our top Canadian upholstery suppliers – Birchwood Furniture. Since 1978, the Birchwood factory has been manufacturing quality fine furniture from its home...
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New Season, New Inspiration!

As hard as it is to admit, our short albeit wonderful summer seems to be drawing to a close. Time to put away the camping gear, get those winter tires ready and swap out your light layers for cozy knits. What gets us through the cooler temperatures and the constant threat of snow? The new and...
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Recreate Your Space with Colour

Every year end comes with the excitement of the new Pantone colour of the year announcement in our industry. Designers, decorators, taste makers alike share their predictions in the few months and weeks leading up to Pantone’s reveal. We are always keeping our ears and eyes open when it comes to these colour predictions, as we...
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