Business Profile: Frank Knighton

PUBLISHED: 11:22 29 October 2010 | UPDATED: 18:05 20 February 2013

Business Profile: Frank Knighton

Business Profile: Frank Knighton

When you buy a new suite from Frank Knighton Suite Centres, you can be confident that you've made the right choice.

When you buy a new suite from Frank Knighton Suite Centres, you can be confident that youve made the right choice.

Buy now pay 2011, 6 months interest free*

With more than 40 years hands-on experience making fine quality custom-built furniture, Knightons family business team carefully select every component of the furniture they manufacture from the coil springs and upholstery to the casters underneath. You can talk to the people who will manufacture the chosen suite to your specification and even visit the workshop to see it being made by hand. With savings of up to 40% compared with high street prices, Frank Knightons Suite choice offers the best of craftsmanship at a price you can afford.

Our bespoke range of custom built furniture solutions can be individually crafted to suit the dimensions of your living room, your body and your budget. If you prefer to choose a designer brand such as La-Z-Boy, Fjords, G-Plan, Parker Knoll or Sherborne, Knighton can customise your chosen product so that it fits your room and your style perfectly.

Why pay retail park prices? We GUARANTEE to BEAT on like for like

Our trained staff can show you a huge range of the very latest fabric and leather upholstery including modern and traditional patterns and textures. All upholstery is guaranteed fire resistant. In addition, we only use top grade kiln-dried beech for our frames and 400mm thick high density foam to guarantee not only comfort but optimum performance from furniture thats built to last.

If you have an idea in mind for your living room, pay a visit to Knightons spacious showrooms at either Ilkeston or Nottingham. Whether you want a two, three or four seater or just an armchair, we can match your specifications and will provide a fitting service before you take delivery of your furniture. You can also take a look at our imaginative room-sets to help you visualise our furniture in your home.

Part Exchange available

Hundreds of suites, sofas and chairs on display with a range of dining and occasional, Frank Knighton Suite choices can help your dream become a reality. Visit our showrooms today for quality and comfort you can trust.


  • Fully coiled mesh top spring unit

  • Solid hardwood frame, all joint screwed, glued and dowelled for optimum strength (no sections of timber less than 1 thick)

  • Dupont Qualofil Extra Life pocketed fibre back cushions

  • Arm construction, utilising webbing, canvas wadding, high resilience foam, cotton felt and terylene, six different paddings chosen with quality and performance in mind to assist the life of your furniture

  • Seat cushions 3 layers of high resilience foam wrapped in supersoft Dacron or alternatively fibre seat cushions totally manufactured in Dupont Qualofil Extra Life

  • All metal Kenrick Shepherd castors for ease of movement

  • 10 year structural warranty on all our furniture

Visit our factory/showrooms


Wood Street, off Station Road, (Nr Chalons Way), DE7 8GE

Tel: 0115 9306567

Opening Times: Mon-Sat 9.00 to 5.00pm, Sun 11-4pm


Castle Boulevard, NG7 1FN

Tel: 0115 9509940

Opening Times: Mon-Sat 9.30 to 5.30pm, Sun 11-5pm

* subject to status, written quotations on request

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