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.
In the modern times curio cabinets have been used to protect valuables and collectibles which are most likely part of every home. Curios are one of the nicest furniture pieces that every family that values displaying their different collections invests in one. Here are some of the reasons why you need one for your own home. It can protect your collections. Compared to when you simply just display your small valuables on top of a table there is a bigger tendency that it will be knocked-off by someone as to when it is inside a protective case. Especially if you have children in your home or if you have frequent visitors you have to be extra protective of your precious collections as the possibility that someone touches your things accidentally is greater when your things are exposed out in the open air.
The next step is to wipe the wood of the curio cabinet; you must begin in the inside of the cabinet with the dusting cloth. If you decide not to get rid of your objects move them aside or lift them as you dust under and around them. Wipe in a gentle rubbing motion using more furniture spray if needed. The fifth step is to polish the outside wood of the cabinet by rubbing in a rounded motion with the dusting cloth and furniture dusting polish spray. Maintain the wood moistened with the spray so the cloth glides over the wood with no abrasiveness. The next step is to spray window cleaner onto the glass doors (and glass shelves if your curio has them) and make use of the paper towels to wipe in a rounded motion the inside and the outside of the glass.