Chest / September 11, 2018 / Pierrette Segal.
Some people don`t even realize just how important these chest of drawers are. We see them as ordinary fixtures at home or in an office but we don`t often think how we can utilize them for our use. Times have changed and there are more and more interior designers and lifestyle organizers that have seen how drawers and wood chests can help them organize their stuff and keep their displays in good plain sight.
When purchasing your chest of drawers you will also need to consider what style you would like. Some chest of drawers are made to look traditional and feature curvy and elegant woodwork. Other styles are sleek and modern fitting for a room of contemporary decor. Higher end chest of drawers will also feature detailed woodwork especially along the edges and drawer fronts.
The style of the chest of drawers is also impacted by the handles or knobs. Drawer handles and knobs can be made from a wide selection of materials including brass nickel or wood. They also come in traditional or contemporary designs. If you would like to add your own handles or knobs or simply do not care to have them a chest of drawers can be purchased without them.
The chest drawers meant for the room of your kids should be smaller in height so that they are easily accessible for the children. Further these should have more number of chests than drawers so that toys and other larger items of the kids can be easily stuffed into these chests. You can get these drawers painted according to the color scheme of your room in coordination with the color of the other furniture fitted in the room. In case you are purchasing a second hand furniture chest of drawers it is important to check it for any major defect. The locks of the drawers should be in working condition and the drawers should be smoothly running over the rollers.