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.

Hera integrated lighting systems: design and quality for every living space

Hera is a German company specialising in integrated lighting systems for the furniture industry and for shopfitting and display cases. Thanks to its almost 90 years of experience, it has achieved considerable expertise in the design, development and construction of prototypes 'Made in Germany', characterised by maximum functionality and modern, striking design.

The high quality standards and safety requirements of the lighting systems are all certified. Since 1998, the company has been certified according to DIN ISO 9001, and since 2010 for the high environmental quality standard ISO14001; as of 1 March 2021, it has achieved the transition to energy labelling (EU Energy Label).


High-quality lighting systems

Many innovations were presented by the company at the last interzum, high-quality lighting systems designed for the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and living room that provide optimal conditions for working or relaxing. All Hera lights offer space-saving lighting solutions with a pleasant look; they are made of high-quality materials such as metal, aluminium and glass.

New products from the company include Intero-Line and Tape Z.


Intero-Line: a wide range of applications

In contemporary living, architecture and light are becoming increasingly integrated and therefore versatile and design-oriented luminaires are in demand. The already well-known innovative products such as Back-Line and U-Pad F, which won the 'reddot' design award, are now joined by Intero-Line.

Intero-Line is a linear luminaire made of high-quality matt brushed aluminium, available in stainless steel and black. The two light sources - diffuse ambient light at the top and task light at the bottom - can be dimmed and controlled separately. In addition, integrated grooves allow freely positionable shelves or hooks to be hung.

Intero-Line is a perfect lighting system for a wide range of applications, responding optimally to all the requirements of different rooms in the home: from the kitchen to the living area, from the bedroom to the home office.

It is individually configurable and expandable with smart accessories.


Tape Z: room for creativity

Tape Z are flexible, self-adhesive zig-zag LED strips with which profiles and contours can be customised. It is also ideal for backlighting profiles or logos.

Installation is quick and easy, thanks to the double-sided adhesive tape that can be shortened in 100mm intervals. Innovative and versatile Tape Z opens up vast possibilities for lighting design.

Lighting: L&S Lighting acquires 100% of Forma e Funzione

The operation consolidates the leadership of the L&S Group in the furniture lighting sector
Category: Lighting for furniture, Industry news
Publication date: 02/05/2022
Company: L&S S.p.a.

Domus Line Lineo: innovative design and high technology in just 4 mm

A versatile appliance with multiple application possibilities
Category: Lighting for furniture
Publication date: 17/06/2019
Company: Domus Line S.r.l.

aVOID powered by Häfele and Schüco: how to live in 9 square meters

The first tiny house entirely made in Italy at Fuorisalone 2018
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 17/04/2018
Company: Häfele Italia

Circle.Tech filtering hoods by Falmec

Advanced technologies and contemporary design
Category: kitchen hoods
Publication date: 28/04/2017
Company: Falmec S.p.A.

LOOX by Häfele

Innovative LED lighting systems
Category: Lighting for furniture, For furniture lighting
Publication date: 10/09/2014
Company: Häfele Italia

Light equipment Loop and Pulse of Domus Bath

Design and functionality for bathroom
Category: Lighting for furniture, For furniture lighting
Publication date:
Company: Domus Line S.r.l.