Tick Tock Time since 1974

Retirement Gifts

Retirement gifts

Some people say that from a very young age, if you observe little boys behaviour, they either display a great interest in mechanical objects like cars, or in battle orientated weapons like guns and swords.  Personally, we have a sword man in the house in our 8 year old, and this has been the case since he was very little. I wonder what direction he will go in when it is his turn one day to buy Retirement Gifts.

Retirement gifts

Retirement gifts

His grandfather however, was different.  His grandfather, and even possibly his own father, was a cars man.  And that is why later on in life he developed an interest in mechanical objects that can be sold as retirment gifts. This interest went beyond the purchasing of the best and latest cars, whether it was an Anglia or a Mercedes, and developed into family business that manufactured and sold grandfather clocks.  One of the things these objects were sold as, was Retirement Gifts.

The company is still operating today, but now mainly online where we have a selection of amazing retirement gifts. This shift from a shop to an internet business has only delighted our market further, as generally speaking, there is little that car-men like less than walking around Malls fighting off the sensational onslaught of consumerism. Particularly when they are looking for Retirement Gifts. Even if there is possibly something in the Mall that could be sought out as Retirement gifts for men, the man in question doesn’t get to it, as he cannot bear having to wade through seas of other families doing the endless consumer walk, in the hope that he finds the right object in the right corner of the right shop in the right passageway. That is no happy way to look for Retirement Gifts.

It’s much better to sit in the comfort of his own home, and target shoot to the exact website that is going to grab his fancy.  And if he is a cars man as opposed to an assassin, then this clock website is going to be the place that delights him.

Showing an array of fully mechanical clocks from cuckoo clocks to mantelpiece clocks to wall clocks and to grandfather clocks, he will be able to browse through the various designs and mechanism sizes, and find the absolutely ideal clock for his taste and home. These Gifts for men range in prices from R2,795 for an entry level cuckoo clock, through to well over a hundred thousand South African rands for a top of the range fully mechanical tubular bell grandfather clock. All of these are exquisite considerations for anyone wanting to buy a retirement gift.

The mechanical man can ponder his choice, consider the wood type that he would like his clock made up in, and vacillate back and forth between designs until he is sure of what he decides upon.

We usually advise people, when they are considering what hue of wood to choose from, to consider the other furniture in their home where the clock will be placed.  It is tempting, if you already have black wood furniture, to have the clock made up in Black wood as well.  But something to consider in a case like this is that depending on how old your furniture is, newly sawn Black wood is not necessarily going to blend in with older furniture. It can sometimes take years and year for wood to darken to match other items.  So what we suggest is that you choose a contrasting wood type, that will show off the nature and hue of both your existing furniture, as well as that of the clock.