Dressers can come in different shapes and forms, and this ultimately determines what to use it for and how to place it inside the bedroom. Sometimes, dressers are chosen and made to suit a theme chosen for the room, and sometimes it is purposely designed to stand out in the room because of its aesthetic qualities. The oldest and most traditional forms of dressers are usually smaller, and are used to keep smaller articles and clothing in order. Most of these dressers are used to keep underwear, socks and other trinkets and items like jewelry. Today, many newer designs are larger and have more storage space than usual. These dressers have more drawers and more storage space. Furthermore, many craftsmen are now making dressers with more intricate designs and aesthetic quality and so dressers are valued not just because of their functionality but because of their design value as well. The purposes of your traditional dresser have now been expanded.
Standard bedroom dressers are usually rectangular in shape and are not that tall. These pieces of furniture's height range from 2-4 feet in height. These are your usual bedroom dressers as they feature drawers and some occasional cabinets, depending on the deisn. These dressers are what are usually used to store small clothing articles and small items. Its top can also function as a place for small display items like vases, photo frames and small figurines. A standard bedroom dresser is usually placed in rooms that have little space as these pieces are not big and bulky. These dressers come in different designs and can be made from different kinds of wood. The usual combinations are oak and maple since these hardwoods are very durable and are good for keeping clothes. Artistic touches of these simple standard dressers are usually noticed with the knobs and the color and grain combination of the wood used in the dresser.
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.
Consider the Style - First, you need to consider the style that you want from your bedroom dresser. Are you looking for something traditional or do you prefer a more modern piece for your bedroom? The bedroom should be a great reflection of your preferences and your personality. This means you need to come up with the style you are looking for, which will help you choose the right dresser for the bedroom.
Another type of furniture chest for you to consider is a kid's toy chest. As we all know kids have tons and tons of toys that will undoubtedly end up all over the room if there is no proper place to store them. Sure, you could store them in the closet or in a small container in the corner but neither of these options is very attractive or functional. If you store them in the closet, their closet will become messy and unorganized. If you store them in a container, the container will take away from the overall look of the room. By choosing a beautiful toy chest constructed in a design to match the overall theme of your child's room, you will be able to store away many toys as well as add a beautiful addition to the room.
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