Decorating for the holidays often revolves around a Christmas tree adorned with lights and ornaments. But a beautifully decorated holiday fireplace mantel is an equally important focal point for creating a festive mood.
What makes decorating the mantel such a cherished Christmas tradition?
Long before the advent of television, families gathered around the living room fireplace to spend time together. The...
What is a Pop-Up Restaurant?
A pop-up restaurant is a dining service held at a private residence or another suitable location. Pop-ups are typically limited to small and intimate groups, and diners typically reserve their spot in advance. Pop-ups can also be highly organized events that serve a large number of paying guests.
Opening and running a restaurant requires a certain...
Reclaimed wood or lumber is processed wood that has been retrieved from old buildings for reuse. Reclaimed lumber companies carefully deconstruct wood elements in old structures, preserving the shape and integrity of beams and boards so that they can be used in a new building project.
The reclaimed lumber industry first bloomed on the West Coast during the 1980s....
Even though you know your restaurant serves delicious food and can offer customers an experience they won’t forget, you need be able to communicate that to everyone else. The best way to make the wider world aware of your wonderful restaurant is to choose a theme that conveys its high-quality characteristics.
This can be a bit tougher than it...
The Importance of the Host Stand
Have you ever walked into a restaurant and been instantly confused? You don’t know whether you walked through the front entrance or the side entrance. You don’t know if it’s the kind of establishment where you sit yourself or wait to be seated. This can be avoided in your own restaurant by having a...
The Impact of New Restaurant Furniture
When one restaurant closes down, they typically sell everything. This includes all of the kitchen appliances as well as the restaurant furniture. The new restaurants that come in after buying the location may take some of the appliances, but that’s about it. They want to make a new name for themselves and rebrand the place...