Wood has long been used as a material to create certain products. When it comes to furniture manufacturing, almost any type of wood could be used. However, there are certain species that are favored due to their beauty, durability, and workability. Before 1900’s most furniture was made with the following woods: walnut, oak, mahogany, rosewood, fruitwoods, and rare wood veneers and inlays. Throughout the years, the use of these preferred woods have become scarcer and more expensive. Today, most furniture is made with ash, pine, gum, pine, fir and other inexpensive woods. The rare woods are used only for very good furniture, and they’re often used in combination with the less expensive woods.
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Antique furniture is a collectible interior furnishing of considerable age. The characteristics of an antique furniture such as rarity, condition, utility, and others make the furniture as collector’s item and thus referred to as antique. There are many different kinds of antique furniture such as seating or beds that may support the body; provide storage like doors, drawers, or shelves; those that contain smaller objects such as clothes, tools, books and household items. Antique furniture can be considered as a form of decorative art, as a symbolic or religious purpose. As part of the interior design, antique furniture can be in conjunction with other furnishings such as clocks and lighting and even wallpapers. Antique furniture can be made from various materials which include metal, plastic, and wood.
A window is an opening in a wall, door, roof of the house that allows the entry and exit of light, sound and air. Today, windows are usually glazed or covered with certain material that can either be transparent or translucent - curtains, blinds, or roller shades with wallpaper. Windows may be opened to allow ventilation or closed to protect from inclement weather.
Bamboo is one of the great materials to be used in making furniture. This is an eco-friendly material, considerably preferred over others. Just like any other material, there are risks regarding the conditions and the environment in which bamboo is harvested, grown, and processed. Bamboo grows faster than any other woody plants and they are easy to grow as it only needs few amounts of pesticides, fertilizers as well as water.