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F u r ni t u re i s t h e h o u s e h o l d e q u i p m e n t d e s i g ne d fo r a v a ri e t y o f p u rp o s e s . I t m a y b e m a d e o f w o o d , m e t a l , p l a s t i cs , m a rb l e , g l a s s , fa bri c s , a nd re l a t e d m a t e r i a l s . I t r a n ge s f ro m t h e s i m p l e p i ne ch e s t o r co u n t ry ch a i r t o t h e e l a bo ra t e m a rq u e t ry -w o rk ca bi ne t o r g i l d e d co ns o l e t a b l e . I t i s u s u a l l y m o v a b l e , t h o u gh i t ca n b e bu i l t - i n , a s a re k i t ch e n ca bi ne t s a nd bo o kca s e s . I t ca n e i t h e r re v e a l o r h i d e h o w i t w a s co ns t ru ct e d , a nd i t c a n be h i gh l y s t y l i z e d . T h e d e s i gn a nd bu i l d i ng o f f u rni t u re i s re l a t e d t o bo t h a rc h i t e ct u re a n d i n t e ri o r d e s i g n. T h ro u gh ou t h i s t o ry t h e f u nct i o na l a nd d e co r a t i v e a s p e ct s o f f u r ni t u re h a v e be e n i n fl u e n ce d by e co no m i cs a nd fa s h i o n . I t i s t h e m a s s no u n fo r t h e m o v a bl e o bj e ct s ( 'm o bi l e ' i n La t i n l a n gu a ge s ) i nt e nd e d t o s u p p o r t v a ri o u s h u m a n a ct i v i t i e s s u ch a s s e a t i n g a nd s l e e p i n g i n b e d s , t o h o l d o bj e ct s a t a co n v e ni e n t h e i gh t fo r w o r k u s i ng h o ri z o n t a l s u r fa c e s a bo v e t h e g ro u nd , o r t o s t o re t hi ng s . S t o r a ge f u rni t u re s u ch a s a n i gh t s t a nd o ft e n m a ke s u s e o f d o o rs ,
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e t c . C u ri o g. S i d e bo a rd k . N i gh t s t a nd j . d e s ks . F UR N I T UR E F OR S EA TI N G . B o o k ca s e b . C a bi ne t c.TYPES OF FURNITURE F u r ni t u re i ncl u d e s o bj e c t s s u ch a s t a bl e s . F UR N I T UR E F OR S T OR A G E a . C u p bo a rd f . cu p bo a r d s . Dresser h . H u t ch i . d re s s e rs . b e d s . u s u a l l y k e p t i n a h o u s e o r o t h e r b u i l d i n g t o m a ke i t s u i t a bl e o r co m fo r t a b l e f o r l i v i n g o r w o r ki ng i n . A . ch a i rs . C r e d e nz a e . W a rd ro be B . Chest d .
T u f fe t o . Gateleg Table f . S o fa ( co u ch ) m. Settee l . W a t ch m a n‟ s Ch a i r C . Love seat i. Bean bag b . Coffee Table b. B e nch c. Chair d . F UR N I T UR E I N S E TS . E nd T a b l e d . F UR N I T UR E F OR S UR F A C ES a. Desk c . T a bl e D . R e cl i ne r k.a. Fauteuil g. Foot stool h. Ottoman j . F o l d i n g T a bl e e. C h a i s e l o n gu e e . Stool n . C o u ch f.
W i re l e s s s e t . H e a d bo a rd F . F UR N I T UR E F OR S L EE PI N G OR LYI N G a. Television set f . Bed b . G r a m o p h o ne b . F UR N I T UR E F OR EN TER TA I N ME N T a . R a d i o gra m e. V a ni t y s e t E . D i n e t t e ( g ro u p ) c .a . Hi fi d . P i a no c. B e d ro o m S e t s b . D i n i n g s e t ( g ro u p ) d .
The finish obtained is very good and polishing it once in two to three years can keep it like new at all times.FURNITURE MATERIALS 1. Furniture made of certain type of wood like oak. Cost of wooden furniture decorative depends work on the type of wood used and the involved. teak and rosewood are very durable and so. are costly. It can be carved easily and beautiful objects can be created. Carved furniture can give a royal look. Wooden furniture is best suited to homes as these provide durability. elegance and . It is a soft material and so can be easily worked with. WOOD FURNITURE Wood is the most important material and is traditionally used for making furniture.
sofas. BAMBOO FURNITURE Bamboo furniture is a low cost. small tables. Bamboo properly natural tone for and making excellent when finished wood-like is an many material produces a beautiful types of furniture like bamboo chests. confused rattan. .2. type Often not a vine or a palm but actually a grass. chairs. dressers. Bamboo can be finished in varying tones ranging from green/yellow all the way to a deep. and of with bamboo is lightweight environmentally friendly furniture. bamboo furniture is just as strong as wood furniture. rich brown color. etc. Finished properly. dining tables.
Rattan is a solid and flexible material and thickness. family room. Wicker furniture and rattan furniture can be used indoors and outdoors. One of the most common materials for making baskets of rattan is used. rattan is a solid timber vine that grows in the jungles of Indonesia. beautiful and clean. Wicker refers to any product made with woven vines or stems. which is hollow.3. Unlike bamboo. rattan is the most durable. Therefore. This versatile and durable furniture brings an island feel to any room of the home. WICKER OR RATTAN FURNITURE Wicker is made of natural materials that are biodegradable and environmentally friendly. when you furniture. Wicker looks great in a living room. or patio. Rattan is among the oldest natural furniture material in use today. .
the aluminum and stainless are more widely used. Its slim shape makes the room feel spacious. The metal material is usually combined with other furniture materials such as plastics and wood. Iron needs to be painted or coated to avoid rust. The metal material is suitable for interior or exterior use. That is why.4. aluminum or stainless are growing rapidly as the raw material of modern and contemporary furniture. Metal is very strong and durable. . METAL FURNITURE Metal materials such as iron.
nowadays. It is made from Egg-yolk yellow molded fiberglass. PLASTIC FURNITURE Furniture made from plastic is printed in large quantities. A seam runs around the circumference joining the top to the bottom. 6. Indeed. with the advancement of current technology and design. But. The base is domed allowing it to rock and a depression in the top and to one side forms the seat.5. plastic furniture is the right choice for modern interiors. the plastic chairs were used only in food shops or meeting places because their storage can be stacked. in the past. Its use is often combined with stainless or aluminum A pioneer of plastic furniture this award-winning chair is by Finnish designer Eero Aarnio. GLASS FURNITURE . so you do not need to be confused about space.
as it gives them a sophisticated look. Most of the offices now a day pr efer using glass furniture. 7. and make an office look refreshing and lively. unless you don‟t break it. STONE WORK . which is very common with wooden or cane furniture. There are no chances that glass furniture would ever come in contact with termites. Glass furniture is easier to maintain.Using glass furniture has become a fashion these days in offices and homes.
8. BRASS FURNITURE . In a time now. Whether its chairs. weather proof furniture for your garden. tables or benches we can create garden furniture to suit your requirements. the stone is again being valued for its aesthetic appearance once worked.This stone furniture has shown that the simplicity of a carved stone can also find beautiful feelings that accompany the decoration of our homes. Home in stone can also provide you with durable. Stone garden furniture can be left outside all year round and only require a wipe down for summer use. in a range of stone types.
9. This type of furniture is suitable for informal sittings. DIFFERENT TYPES IN RATTAN FURNITURE . CLOTH FURNITURE This is a bean bag made of cloth. Filling is also done with cloth. It is very soft and flexible.This stool is made fully with brass. And carving is done on top of it.
This is suitable for big living set. so the black color is inside the twist. and also the color of abaca is very beautiful. Then it is dried into the sun. The characteristics of abaca are it is stronger because it is twist. so you no need to finish it with other color Banana Natrual is same as Abaca. . in The Indonesia pelepah. And also it is use the inner layer of banana tree. and after is completely dry. pelepah is remove from the tree. it is only found in Philipine. It is strong. such as Dhaka Living set. This material can be color with other color that you like as the color is white or beige. the material is ready to twist. but it is easy to find in Indonesia. and have a big twist. The colour of Pelepah is bleach by H2O2. especially the outer layer. as it is made from Indonesia. so the black color is gone.Abaca is made from black banana tree. it is from banana called tree layer.
Kooboo grey is rattan skin which is soaked in the mud for couple of days to get the grey color in the surface. After that it is dried into the sun until the color is light brown or yellow. it is like your rattan skin material but with brand new color. and no twisting or braided. The kooboo gray size about 3-5 mm. Brankas water hyacinth is made from water hyacinth. This material characteristic is very fragile and have to treat very smooth from the beginning until you have it into your home because its still same from the first stage. Water hyacinth is a vegetation that live in the lake or river or water lilies. This grey color that has become the kooboo grey is unique because no other color has to be used as the color is already beautiful and also natural. then it is cut from the leaf and also the flower. . maybe you only put the glossy or top coat to protect the skin. The bole of water hyacinth is used.
but even that the color is same. so it can be use for small furnitures like dining chairs without arm. The perfect color is dark brown color with black wash or brown wash. we gave to dried it first. . And you can choose any color for this material. the light beautiful green. It is very good for living set and dining set. As other material. Seagrass is made from wild weed. you can use it for any furnitures and also any color. It is cut smaller. This is very strong material. the difference is from the step after it is dried. the difference is the skin is already bleach so the color is lighter looking and light yellow. The natural color will be green and very popular for dining chair.Flat water hyacinth material same as brankas water hyacinth. it is braided to make the material stronger and beautiful. Rattan Peel Natural is same as Croco. sometime we can find it in savanna.
Oak possesses good bending qualities in addition to its durability. It is good for use in making musical instruments. They grow well in temperate climates. desks and flooring. It is used for making gunstocks. this type of hardwood resists warping and shrinking.DIFFERENT TYPES OF WOODEN FURNITURE Hardwood Hardwood is taken from deciduous trees including oak. mahogany resists swelling. ash. piano cases. boat construction. Walnut is a very strong and finely textured hardwood. wood facings and veneers. produce a fruit or nut and generally go dormant in the winter. It finishes well and resists moisture absorption. novelties. Being close-grained. It ages well and is extensively used in cabinet making. cherry maple and many more. Being highly durable. Rosewood is very hard wood variety with a dark reddish brown color. boat trim. The timber resists shrinking and warping and is very easy to work with. The wood has a distinct feature of reddening when exposed to sunlight. It is extensively used for quality furniture such as cabinets. This variety of hardwood is finely grained and has a reddish brown color. novelties and solid furniture handles. trimming. The hardwood is good for furniture. solid and veneered furniture. cabinetry and wall paneling. boat framing. Maple is a finely textured wood variety with immense strength and hardness. An exclusive variety of hardwood. Mahogany Walnut Oak Maple Cherry Rosewood . are not recommended for flooring. fine furniture and woodenware such as bowling alleys. This type of wood possesses exclusive fragrance and is close grained. this timber machines well and is best used in flooring. With moderate shrinkage. It is hard to work and takes high polish. Certain hardwood species are not hard enough to withstand heavy wear and tear and thus. shrinking and warping. The deciduous trees have broad leaves.
It has a natural resistance to decay and is good for making outdoor furniture. plywood. paneling. Softwood is a general term used for needle-leaved coniferous tree species and for the wood produced from such trees. fencing. house siding. doors. It is used for construction timber. window framing. flooring and general construction. They include cedar. sub flooring and crates. doors. Being nonresinous. It is a part of the rosewood family. pine. This wood variety is lightweight and machines well. It resists warping. The wood variety is widely used in house construction. paneling. cracking and decay and is best used for fine furniture. almirahs and cabinets. Being light in weight. Shesham is a rich medium brown wood with deep grains. general millwork and interior trim. frames. Pine possesses a uniform texture and is very easy to work with. redwood and spruce. boards. windows. interior finishing. works easy and finishes well. swelling and warping. easily carved and is exclusively used for making furniture. furniture. They are often used as structural timber with limited decorative applications. veneer. It is nonresinous. fir. Fir is a wood variety with uniform texture and low resistance to decay. veneering and paneling. shipbuilding. art projects. hemlock. Teak Teak is a hard and moisture-resistant wood variety. Shesham Softwood Pine Hemlock Fir Redwood . The wood variety is highly is durable. doors.tool handles. Coniferous trees are evergreen cone-bearing trees. paneling. Fir is food for use in furniture. molding and for making boxes. It finishes well and resists shrinkage. Redwood is durable and easy to work with. planks. veneers and furniture. it is uniformly textured and has low resistance to decay.
Wood finishes are affected by light & may darken or lighten over time. This „aged‟ appearance can be reduced by keeping the furniture out of direct sunlight. Solid Wood: Furniture made from 100% solid wood or a combination of solid wood with wood veneer. TYPES OF FURNITURE FINISHES Wood effect : Furniture made from man made material that looks like real wood. crates. Some wood ranges have special finishes which require extra care. Wood veneered : Refers to the solid wood layers applied as a finish to furniture made from a variety of base materials. . It possesses moderate shrinkage and is light in weight. Wood is a natural material so expect to see variations in the grain & colour. general millwork and ladders. Thus. good for use in making for masts and spars for ships. boxes.Spruce Spruce is a strong wood variety that finishes well and has low resistance to decay. Oiled furniture for example may become dry over time & will need re-oiling to protect it. aircraft.
FURNITURE AESTHETICAL ELEMENTS This decorated carved floral bed is with and motifs geometrical based on native plant life. Carved room furniture living can in century. During the late nineteenth Cincinnati leader carved movement. was the a art- furniture give a royal look to your living room. CARVED FURNITURE .
chip carving. inlay intarsia work. high relief. with objects such as these. and that itself generates its own aesthetic.SCULPTURE FURNITURE This sofa is dominated by a tendency towards sculptural objects While. But this sofa meets both criteria in exemplary manner. and furniture joinery. i.. but it works more as a functionality provider. . The lathe work is no longer used just as an aesthetic provider. functionality. shallow relief.e. carving. LATHE WORK Lathe work includes spindle turning and deep vessel turning. usability and comfort often play second fiddle to aesthetics.
. Veneer is a versatile medium that allows the woodworker to create decorative elements that perhaps could not be created in solid wood.VENEER WORK Veneer means a thin layer of wood glued down to other wooden boards. Veneer furniture can be an attractive alternative to solid wood furniture because it is. more often than not. and looks at a glance like the real thing (depending on the quality of the piece). cheaper than solid wood furniture.
and craft a and one the is very same is cannot craftsmanship bone similar technique furniture bothers look of with involved. . The top looks fabulous alone and is the perfect spot for large art books or clutter of a busy household. If the idea of actual mother-of- pearl inlay instead. BONE INLAY WORK Bone inlay furniture is so exotic looking deny that you. the rustic Southwestern style looks great with leather and many other casual furniture designs.WOOD INLAY WORK This is a square pine and cactus coffee table with its solid wood inlay top. Perfect for a living room or family room.
PRECIOUS STONES This is a table top made of Indian Marble with blue and orange inlay work done. etc. . lapis lazuli. in some designs a single petal of a flower may have as many as 200 semi precious stones inlaid. mother of pearl. Sometimes. jasper. Italian stones. This marble inlay table tops is handmade and contains marble slab inlaid with semi precious stones like malachite. agnate.
. Often rope stained different color to offset the effect the craftsmen was looking for. bookcase.MOULDING WORK.CROWN MOULDING Crown moulding gives depth and beauty to the top. center areas of hutches use and it edge is some for a around a Craftsmen decorative moulding cabinet doors. beads. such as coves. joined to create a dramatic effect. It is simply a combination of basic profiles. or a secretary desk. and ogees. MOULDING WORK.ROPE TWIST Rope twist is used on furniture around the seat area of chairs. It provides finishing a beautiful to fine touch casework such as a chestof-drawers.
important to a lot of body corporates. It is sent directly from the factory and assembled in the showroom. CASUALINE PVC FURNITURE Casualine PVC furniture is made in America and manufactured from the highest Furniture grade PVC available. and we supply it with a double layer of mesh for extra strength and reduced sagging. and with proper maintenance.SMOOTH TUBE PVC FURNITURE The smooth-tube pvc furniture is a low-cost alternative. . This “Daydream” furniture is strengthened in the side rails and legs for commercial use. will outlast any aluminium settings with ease.
BRASS FITTED FURNITURE This is a brass fitted cart bookshelf. . It is different from other bookshelfs and gives rich look. Fitting brass to an old furniture is like adding modern touch to an old furniture but still giving a royal look.
This bedroom bench capture the look and feel of sophistication.WHITE METAL WORK This wooden vanity stool forms part of the Embossed White Metal collection. Created by covering each stool with sheets of embossed metal. padded white linen seat. each piece is complete with a fully upholstered. WROUGHT IRON WORK Beige upholstered wrought iron finish bench adds a beautiful sense of elegance to any bedroom. .
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