Chest / April 26, 2017 / Pierrette Segal
Bedroom chests bring together the room with the style they have. The arrangement of the dresser or dressers in a room let you show some of your artistic imagination. Chests of different sizes and styles can be placed close to each other to add character to a room or they can be placed on different walls to divide the room.
The bedroom chest is a great place to store or hide things. When choosing your dresser keep in mind the size of items you will be storing. If the chest is being used in a room other than a regular bedroom it maybe used to store seasonal items such as cloths or household items.The size of the drawers will be important and often will limit the total number of drawers in the unit.
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.