Hardware for furniture, upholstery, kitchen, coatings and furnishing systems.

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.

Frames Collection by Franke: sinks, hobs, ovens, cooker hoods

Frames collection by Franke is a modular system with 67 matching items, including sinks, hobs, ovens, cooker hoods and accessories. The excellent constructive quality joins innovative technologies and a high level of efficiency. With this proposal Franke lets you organize the kitchen adapted to your lifestyle and culture. Designed by the architectural firm NOA, these 67 high-tech items are very efficient, intelligent, sophisticated,. They are designed precisely to be combined freely to create a harmonious project, co-ordinated and extremely functional.

The Frames collection by Franke

New sinks of Frames collection by Franke let to perform simultaneously different tasks. The exploitable surface grows and the sink can adapt easily from day to night mode, covering them with glass chopping board, with the handy rollmat or with the scale/trencher Lightboard. In this way the kitchen is always tidy, eliminating the boundary between the work area and the living area.
Induction hobs, in black crystal or champagne, easy to clean, thanks to the 9 power levels - plus booster function – for each cooking zone and 3 preset programs facilitate and accelerate many operations: thawing (42° C), heating (74° C) and boiling (94° C).
New hoods Frames by Franke are equipped with a new modern and intelligent function: as soon as you turn on the stove, the hood turns on automatically and sets exactly the required output; moreover the two levels of intensity of LED lights guarantee great illumination of the work area, but they are also perfect to dip the kitchen in a charming atmosphere.
Finally the ovens Frames seduce for the wide color touch screen, simple and intuitive as that of a modern smartphone, from which you can select 17 automatic cooking programs. Frames by Franke is a real life project in the kitchen, to analyse carefully in order to make all transactions that take place in this environment easy and enjoyable.


The Hotpoint Active Steam 100 oven guarantees the best steam cooking results

Four different levels of steam combined with traditional cooking modes
Category: built-in ovens for the kitchen
Publication date: 08/04/2022
Company: Hotpoint-Ariston

Franke Home Solutions: the new division of the Franke Group is born

The new name aims to expand the presence of the company in the kitchen system
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 22/01/2021

Arpa Industriale's VIS: a new collection of even more wear-resistant decors

The company anticipates and designs innovative aesthetic solutions and cutting-edge techniques
Category: Printed Decorative Papers
Publication date: 17/12/2019
Company: Arpa Industriale S.p.A.

Barazza: sinks and hobs that integrate into the worktop

Modularity and flexibility for a contemporary kitchen
Category: Hobs
Publication date: 11/11/2019
Company: Barazza s.r.l.

Fulgor Milano: 70 years of excellence and innovation in the world of cooking

Household appliances with rigorous aesthetics and high technology
Category: Built-in appliances
Publication date: 03/10/2019
Company: Fulgor Milano

Solid Surface by Staron: a material with multiple possibilities for use

The Supreme Collection is characterized by the decorations of natural stone
Category: Mineral materials
Publication date: 14/06/2018
Company: Bonomi Pattini Giuseppe e Figli S.p.A.

Barazza appliances: 50 years of creativity and innovation

Among the novelties presented at FTK are the new hobs and the innovative Fusion project
Category: Hobs
Publication date: 29/05/2018
Company: Barazza s.r.l.

Category: Hobs
Publication date: 29/05/2018
Company: Barazza s.r.l.

The super metallic colour collection for Franke Fragranite sinks

Four new shades designed to enhance the kitchen and its design
Category: Kitchen sinks
Publication date: 15/05/2018

Category: built-in ovens for the kitchen
Publication date: 22/03/2018