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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.

Shiny and ultra-compact surfaces DEKTON® XGLOSS of Cosentino Group

An extraordinary, enchanting, bright gloss

Cosentino Group, world leader in the production and distribution of innovative surfaces for the architecture and the design, it introduces Dekton® XGloss, the new line of shiny and ultra-compact surfaces, highly technological, characterized by an extraordinary brilliance.
This new proposal of Dekton® is gotten through an advanced nanotechnological treatment and a process of mechanical polish, it offers an enchanting and bright gloss.
The department of research and development of Cosentino Group has implemented for almost two years an innovative and exclusive treatment based on the nanotechnology, named “Nanocoating Process“, in order to reach this result.
This technology adds an extreme gloss, and it also confers to Dekton® XGloss hydrophobic properties able to guarantee an extraordinary resistance to the stains without altering the other material properties neither to add some treatment of superficial protection.  
Dekton® XGloss maintains unchanged the versatility and the ability to adapt to any type of application. The technique of manufacture based on the sintering of particles (TSP) confers to these surfaces superior technical properties like the resistance to rays UV, to scratches and thermal shock. Dekton® is the perfect solution both for indoor or outdoor environments, vertical or horizontal, on floors, staircases, façades or coverings. All these characteristics, united to the great format of plates of Dekton®, they offer endless creative possibilities to architects and designers.
The series XGloss is presented in the form of 5 new colors inside the collection “Solid“ in the format 144 cms x 320 cms and in the thicknesses of 20 mm and 12 mm: Halo Xgloss, Splendor Xgloss, Blaze Xgloss, Lumina Xgloss and Spectra.