04.12.10

Bedroom Furniture Wardrobes – The Choice Is Yours

When it comes to the bedroom there are a few items that most of us would regard as essential members. Take the bed, for instance. It wouldn’t be much of a bedroom if the room didn’t contain a bed of some sort. Almost as important for the bedroom to function properly is a wardrobe of some sort.

Even the smallest bedrooms should be furnished with a place in which the clothes and personal belongings are to be stored. Seeing as the first thing you do in the morning and the last thing you do at night is either take off or put on your clothes, you are going to want to have the place where they are stored to be close by.

If you’re going to furnish the bedroom with a free-standing wardrobe such as a solid oak wardrobe you may as well make the most of it and ensure that it is one that will add something special to the room. Your first choice is to match the wardrobe to the bed if you already have a bed frame that contains some kind of detail work. For example, if the bed’s headboard and footboard are made of some special materials such as wrought iron work set into a stained oak frame, you may want to try to buy a wardrobe that will match it to some degree. This may be as simple as finding black iron handles for the wardrobe doors.

Take a look at the following free standing wardrobes for sale to get an idea of what you will find.


SystemBuild Jennings 48 SystemBuild Jennings 48" Wardrobe Storage Closet, Brown Oak
List Price: $123.50
Sale Price: $322.08



If you can’t find the kind of bedroom wardrobe that you think suits the room appropriately you may want to turn to someone to custom make one to your specifications. By going down this route you will be sure to get the exact wardrobe that you have in mind, just ensure that you have figured out exactly what you want because you will be paying a premium for the work.

A hand-crafted piece of furniture can be something to be cherished and placing it in a room such as the bedroom will mean that you will use it virtually every day which also means that you will be able to appreciate it every day, too.

Another option that can also potentially cost you a lot of money is an antique wardrobe. With an antique bedroom wardrobe you will be getting a piece of furniture that would have been hand-crafted for someone else many years ago. Generally speaking the wardrobes that were created before the advent of mass-produced furniture were made with a single goal in mind – to last a long, long time.

If you buy an antique wardrobe you can be fairly certain that you will be buying a solid piece of furniture. However, because it is so old it is highly recommended that you thoroughly inspect it before you buy because it is possible that it hasn’t been perfectly treated throughout the years.

It is also possible to buy yourself a wardrobe that has the look of an antique but has been recently manufactured. With this type of classical wardrobe you have the dual advantage of the looks of an antique bedroom wardrobe with the modern production techniques. You can be more certain that the wardrobe has not been beaten around for years and you will have the possible security of being able to refer any problems with your purchase to a store that is still in business.

There are many different options available to all of us as we search around for the most suitable. Bedroom wardrobe furniture can be mixed and matched to suit our tastes, but generally, if you have a maple wardrobe your room will look much more balanced with maple bedside tables and a maple chest of drawers. The tones and the wood grain will ensure that the room will look properly thought out.

More information can be found on this site about wardrobe furniture.

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12.9.09

Antique and Display Wardrobe Cabinets

When one thinks about antique wardrobe cabinets, one often imagines a glorious anachronism: We are Lucy in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, pushing through the coats to find a new and more exciting world. In these days of walk-in closets, dressers and master bathrooms, things like wardrobes may seem like relics of a bygone era.

These days, this boudoir furniture from another time is making a comeback. These beautiful old pieces are being used in different ways. These practical items are being used to set the atmosphere for that most intimate of rooms, the master bedroom.

Antique bedroom furniture, especially the antique wardrobe armoire, is being retooled to contain and hide modern technology. What could be more useful than an armoire containing a computer with internet access, running your home security and command systems? What could be classier than being able to hide your gizmos in a soothing, timeless piece of furniture? This use combines utility with style, enabling you to transform your bedroom from electronic nerve center to restful refuge by closing the cabinet doors.

There are many different ways to acquire such beautiful and useful pieces. If you are the kind of person who likes to search for just the right thing, you can combine internet searches with shoe leather to sate your antique-hunting desires. There are websites catering to all tastes and all price levels. If you’re just getting started, on a limited budget, a site such as ArmoireShowroom may be your gateway into antiques. The site arranges its wares by promotional offers, price ranges, styles, colors and rooms, so you can shop according to whatever criteria is most important to you. If you are a local or regional shopper, most better antique stores will have a website to guide you.

If you’re more of an Antiques Roadshow type, the Ruby Lane website may be more to your liking. It features some gorgeous antiques from all over the world, with prices to match.

Antique wardrobe cabinets come in all sizes, shapes, colors and uses. Their adaptability, as well as their timeless grace, will help you turn your bedroom into a peaceful refuge from the daily grind. In fact a wardrobe cabinet may not necessarily be confined simply to the bedroom.

A display wardrobe cabinet with glass doors, particularly those cabinets that are ornately carved and engraved are particularly sought after feature pieces that would stand as centerpieces in any room. Made from teak, walnut or mahogany they can simply glow with a resplendence that may be impossible to ignore.

There are many different types and styles of wardrobe furniture that will ensure you can create whatever look you desire for your home.

10.23.09

Finding A Wardrobe Cabinet Is Easier Than It Used To Be

Wardrobe cabinets come in all makes and sizes, as well as varying price ranges. Finding wardrobe cabinets is not nearly as hard as it used to be. Now instead of wasting valuable time looking around from place to place, you can simply go to your computer and find a wealth of information online to find the wardrobe cabinet that you prefer.

There are websites that may list many different brands of cabinets, and others who may be manufacturers listing only their own products. From custom made cabinets to cabinets that are mass produced, whatever you are searching for can be found. Even if you prefer to shop in person, at least you can narrow down your choices by using the internet. This can save you time by now only having to inspect the cabinets and the places of your choices, and can even involve some good bargains as you may be able to find discounts that may not have been found by shopping around from store to store.

Finding wardrobe cabinets may be much easier than it used to be, but you can also find other wardrobe cabinet related items as well. Looking for a conversion kit to convert your storage cabinet to a wardrobe cabinet? Not a problem as these are easily found as well. Perhaps an over-sized window closet is more to your liking. No problem there either.

These cabinets are made from many different woods, take for example an oak wardrobe, and metal as well as plastic. You can also find cabinets that have a single door or two doors, stand up vertically or lie horizontally, and can be used for storing more than just wardrobe. Some cabinets are now being used to store things such as televisions and office supplies.

For industrial storage a metal cabinet is the most likely to be used. Wooden wardrobe cabinets work well in an office as well as in the bedroom. Plastic cabinets are usually used because they usually provide some form of portability. These plastic cabinets will not last as long as the wooden or metal wardrobe cabinet however. Generally, they should only be used as a temporary storage solution. While metal wardrobe cabinets may offer more of an ability to last longer, wooden cabinets are generally more pleasing to the eye and come in a greater variety of designs.

No matter what you are looking for, you can now search to your heart's content with no pressure of a sales person standing in front of you. Finding wardrobe cabinets to suit your style and needs is now as easy as taking the time when you have it and searching for your perfect cabinet on your terms, from the convenience of your home.

Finding a suitable wardrobe can be even easier when you know where to look online. Sites such as Internet Home Alliance can supply you with all kinds of valuable information and tips that will make your purchase decision making a breeze.