Pierrette Segal Chest May 13th, 2017 - 14:53:55
In the kitchen, dining room and living room most drawers that are in use are from a sideboard or dresser however with such a huge choice of chests drawers now available there are many that are suitable for these rooms. A chest could be used to store place mats, cutlery, instruction manuals or recipe books. Contemporary designers are now building modern and often quite funky chest suitable for any room of the house. Some of the designs seen include stacking the drawers at an odd angle and incorporating bright colours so that the chest becomes a stand out piece of furniture. Even with the various quirks each chest remains a functional piece of home furniture.
First and foremost, you need to consider what type of wood you would like your chest of drawers to be made of. If you are planning on purchasing all new bedroom furniture, this choice will be easy, as you can simply choose your wood of preference. If you are choosing to purchase your chest of drawers to match existing bedroom furniture however, your selection of choices will be more limited.
The first thing that you`re going to want to think of is how big of a space you have available to store the chest of drawers? There are so many different sizes available, there is always going to be something that will accommodate you. The next thing you should think about is what color would look best in your home? Of course, oak is a beautiful color, but if the rest of your home is done in Cherrywood that is not going to look right. It is not going to be easy for you to be able to match an existing piece of furniture because there are so many different shades of wood. If you cannot find something that is going to look absolutely beautiful, don`t be afraid to keep shopping.
An antique chest of drawers also makes a great gift. From weddings to new homes, your friends and family will truly be in awe. Antique drawer sets are available in many different sizes. Basic chests consist of 5 drawers. Others have fewer drawers, with more space allocation. When browsing for antique furniture, authenticity is a huge concern. If available, you should always request a certificate. This secures your investment, while retaining the value of your drawer chest. This is especially important if you plan to resell this item in the future. Also check brand name, manufacturer`s code, and other vital information.