Chest / April 27, 2017 / Roesia Merle
The pine chest of drawers is a staple in the world of home furnishing. most people have a pine chest in at least one room. Chests are so versatile and play an important part in establishing a rooms decor that chests often times are pasted down from one generation to the next. If you need more storage space a chest can not be beat. They can provide you with privacy and a sense of security. You can store all the clutter in a chest of drawers and have a room look organized and clean.
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.
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.