Chest / April 27, 2017 / Roesia Merle
An antique chest of drawers will spruce up any room. Some people even place them in living rooms. This is an unorthodox practice however it adds to the allure and essence of the furniture. With any chest drawer proper placement is essential. You need to place the drawer in a good location. The location should be away from direct sunlight which tends to stain and warp the wood. This however occurs over the years. In addition to sunlight normal wear and tear can devalue your antique. It is recommended to clean dust and apply a good cleaning solution to your drawer. This will preserve its life while giving you years of great use. If you are not sure simply ask an antique furniture specialist for advice. He or she will furnish pertinent details especially on how to maintain your antique chest.
Taking care of the kind of wood that is put into it is more important because at the end of talk it is going to affect the price war. Oak and pine are good examples of this. You can find the same size of white chest drawers available at different prices. If you check into depth you can easily find out that how well the experts have done while engineering this product. Sometimes it is good to think like a critic. After all it is your money.
one of the great furniture making traditions of the world belongs to the Shakers. Their philosophy of a simple life filled with honest work is reflected in their furniture which is some of the most highly sought after in the world. And with good reason: Shakers take care to select quality hardwoods that are not only structurally superior but also beautiful. Thus they are able to produce furniture that features beautiful grain and flawless woodwork. Structurally Shaker furniture sticks to joinery that is tried and true in terms of strength. This means mainly mortise and tenon in members to be joined and chest drawers that are joined by dovetails. Shaker furniture also features clean lines and simple design that fits in with today`s sensibilities.