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Furnishing Idea is the portal dedicated to the furniture and furnishing industry, designed to bring together different professionals such as architects, designers, carpenters, furniture makers and manufacturers active in the furniture market who represent the reference point in terms of innovation and quality of the product offered. On the other hand, the portal aims to provide a valid information service focused on products, projects, events and fairs and everything that revolves around the world of components, semi-finished products and accessories for the furniture industry.


The portal is divided into different sections where you can explore the different products according to different categories, get in touch with manufacturers, download catalogues to keep up with industry trends and watch videos of interviews with the best professionals and manufacturers.


In the articles section you can find all the information about the most innovative product technologies, such as furniture materials, furniture accessories and systems, furniture machinery, furniture hardware, manufactured by manufacturers with a solid experience in the field. In the companies section there is an overview of the manufacturers registered on our portal, divided by product category, where you can contact us for any request. Our portal also has a special catalogues section to allow professionals and operators in the sector to view in a practical way all the catalogues relating to the various products (furniture hardware, upholstery materials, furniture paints, etc.). In addition, to allow easy consultation of the products, our portal has reserved a product section, organized by categories, where you can find out about the technical characteristics, materials and functionality of each product. The video section, on the other hand, presents numerous video interviews given by professionals and manufacturers that report news, insights and informative content on the best technologies in the sector.


In addition, to keep you constantly informed you can also consult our Journal section which contains all the Furnishing Idea magazines dedicated to the furniture and furnishing industry, such as the edition dedicated to Sicam or Interzum, two of the most important trade fairs in the sector. The magazines can be consulted from the portal or easily downloadable in pdf format.


Thanks to the trust placed in us by many manufacturers, our portal is now recognized both nationally and internationally. In fact, there are already many internationally recognized and established companies in the sector, including the AIPEF group (Italian Flexible Expanded Polyurethanes Companies) which promotes scientific information on the use of flexible polyurethane foam in the sectors in which it is used.

Dekton and Silestone by Cosentino

Technological surfaces at Milan Design Week 2014Manufacturers of international fame such as Ar-three Boffi, Doimo, Fiamberti, Hcker, Brands Group, Municchi, M.Arte, Nobilia, Oikos, Pedini, Prestige, Record Cucine and Team 7, as well as KitchenAid and Whirlpool have also chosen surfaces technologically more advanced and Silestone by Cosentino Group Dekton the architecture and design of the kitchen and bathroom environments. These proposals were on display both inside the exhibition halls and in prestigious locations of the Fuori Salone in Milan, for example, the KitchenAid showroom in Via Tortona 31 or Boffi showroom in Via Solferino 11. Silestone by Cosentino, a material composed of more than 90 % natural quartz. The surfaces have Silestone unaltissima resistance to stains, impact and scratches, in addition to being characterized by low absorption of liquids. Silestone is made in more than 60 colors, three different finishes and sizes, features that make it so versatile that it can be used allimpiego resorting to large sizes without joints. The ultra-compact surface Dekton by Cosentino an innovative material that creates a new and original product category, designed with the goal of becoming the global leader in the world elaborate architecture and design for both indoor and outdoor spaces. The surface Dekton a sophisticated blend of raw materials used in the manufacture of glass, porcelain and the latest generation of quartz surfaces. Dekton can play any type of material with a high level of quality, produced in sheets of large size (320 cm x 144 cm) and in three different thicknesses (0.8 cm, 1.2 cm and 2 cm).

Dekton® and Silestone® technological surfaces of Cosentino Group

Protagonists of Milan Design Week 2016
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 21/09/2023

Cosentino celebrates 40 years of success and international expansion

The Spanish company imagines and anticipates design solutions that bring value and inspiration to people's lives.
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 11/06/2020
Company: Cosentino Group

Eternal Noir and Silken Pearl: two new proposals from the Silestone® Eternal quartz collection

The new colours enhance the beauty of marble, which is becoming more and more a protagonist of the furniture of the future.
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 14/01/2020
Company: Cosentino Group

Ron Arad signs 10 LAYERS, an unusual Silestone® ping-pong table

The designer has reinterpreted the quartz surfaces in a creative way
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 03/04/2018
Company: Cosentino Group

Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 05/12/2017
Company: Cosentino Group


Category: Industry news
Publication date: 29/04/2015

Silestone by Cosentino

Quartz surface looking sophisticated
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 23/07/2014
Company: Cosentino Group

Silestone by Cosentino presents Spring 2014

The new collection of Silestone by Cosentino
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 25/06/2014
Company: Cosentino Group

Technological surfaces Dekton and Cosentino Silestone Group

A Eurocucina and Milan Design Week 2014
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 22/03/2014

Silestone Nebula Code five new colors

Uninnovazione in the world of quartz surfaces
Category: Kitchen tops
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