Curio Cabinets / July 18, 2018 / Jeanne Goulet
They are usually less expensive then a full size cabinet so if price is an issue it again comes to your rescue. Many curio cabinets have designs from the renaissance period to modern designs. It is important to look for quality features such as; side columns pediment base hardware number of shelves and if the shelves are adjustable. Wall mounted curios are made from various veneers and hardwoods. They are available in so many finishes you are certain to find one that will match the rest of your furniture. To name a few they come in: golden oak aged oak dark walnut honey maple white wash white oak black and cherry. Special features like interior lighting can definitely help show off your collection.
Its not enough that you put in much attention while deciding how you would display your items. It is also important that you clean the inside and dust off dirt every once in a while. Curio cabinets only protect your collectibles but you should also take time in maintaining it as well as its contents. Whatever you want to display inside it take the responsibility in keeping it for you to be able to bring out the best in this great investment. Curio cabinets were originally intended to highlight some collectibles. It was known as curiosity cabinets long ago when it came about during the 1600s. They do not only serve as ordinary cabinets because most of these cabinets are made artistically and they could stand on their own as beautiful works of art. They are available in different sizes and styles.
These space saving curios take up much less space than some of their larger counterparts and because they are smaller less material is used during construction which makes the price much more affordable. 2. What material should your new cabinet be made from? There are many different materials used in the production of modern furniture. Some curios are made from metal while others are mostly glass with a wooden frame. The most popular curios are made from solid hard woods. One very important thing to note about these hard woods such as cherry is that over time they will darken to a deep rich red. This is natural but should be considered because you would not want your new piece of furniture to clash with your other decor in the years to come.