Bread Crumb Link

Here we hope to answer some of the most commonly asked questions as well as use it as a jargon busting page.

Q.  Can we come to your showroom prior to bidding and see the item we are interested in?
A. Yes, we welcome showroom visitors by appointment. Please contact us first to make sure we have your item on display.

Q.  Do you have any other branches nearer to me where I can view this item before bidding?
A. WE have two branches, one in Newtown, Powys and one in Aberystwyth Ceredigion but often you can inspect an item in a manufacturers showroom closer to you. Please contact us to see if this is the case for the items you are looking at.

Q.  What does MFC mean?
A. MFC stands for Melamine Faced Chipboard. Basically the core of the product is chipboard which is a form of compressed wood pellets covered with a thin layer of melamine in a particular finish eg Oak or Beech effect. Melamine gives a smooth hard wearing finish.

Q.  What does FIRA mean?
A. FIRA stands for Furniture Industry Research Association. Established over 60 years FIRA are independent and subject office furniture to rigorous testing. Items that are FIRA accredited can be relied upon to be of a good quality and should give good service. You can find out more about FIRA at their web site. Just enter FIRA into your web browser.