Curio Cabinets / July 18, 2018 / Jeanne Goulet
Usually they are very expensive and a bit painful to the wallet to purchase. But if you know where to look you may be able to get a hold of curio cabinets at just a fraction of the price you would expect to find them for. Here are a few ideas as to where you should be looking: Moving Sales - If there is one thing about curio cabinets thats a problem its that they are hard to move. For that reason many people choose to leave them behind when they have to move. That gives you a chance to find a deal. You should keep your eye on the classifieds to find out when people are holding moving sales and go look for great deals on the large furniture pieces that you need like curio cabinets.
Like you could spruce up the look of your dining room by putting one in the corner which is also perfect for showing off your fine china. Or you could put one in an entertainment space for a great way to show off sports collectibles like baseballs autographed baseball cards and any other sports memorabilia you might have. In addition to those spots a few other areas in your home you could put one include at the end of a hallway in a foyer area and in a family room. Now on to all the styles that curio cabinets are available in and there are many since they can be made from many types of wood while being finished in a number of lovely ways.
Step 1 Before you put some stuffs into the cabinet make sure that the shelves were properly cleaned. Get rid of the dirt and dust using a damp cloth. Also take note that the wood shelving must be cleaned every six months with the use of furniture polish. Make use of a moist newspaper to clean every glass doors or mirrors. Step 2 Show off your stuffs in every shelf in odd numbers. Dont forget to put your most loved knick knacks or the familys china in groups of three five or seven items. Step 3 Place larger items on a shelf in pairs if they are too large for shelves to accommodate a third item. Step 4 Put together the items in a straight line or a semi-circular pattern. Step 5 For collections display the pieces in accordance to their size color or production year.