Published at Monday, January 29th 2018. by Lorraina Quere in Dressers.
So you have finally decided to get yourself a dresser - not only but an oak dresser as well. This is really a good and wise decision as investing in oak dressers or any form of oak furniture is an investment for a life.
Adding a dresser to your bedroom can be just the right solution to your need for additional storage space. If you find that youre running out of closet space a dresser can give you the extra storage that you need while also giving you a place to put a mirror and other personal items. However what one person needs in a dresser can be very different from the next person. For example you may need a dresser strictly for storage or you may need one to double as a bedroom vanity. Therefore before you go shopping its very important to know exactly what you need in a dresser. Here are some tips to help you find the perfect dresser for your bedroom.
You can get a fairly accurate guideline for your budget if you take time to carry out research on the different types of dressers on the market. This way you can see which one is most suitable for you both in terms of price and functionality. Listed below are a number of types of bedroom dressers. That being said the dresser types discussed here are not cast in stone - you will often find bedroom dressers that can fall into two or more of the types examined below.
There are different types of dressers for you to choose from. The smallest of these dressers are called drawer dressers as you only get to see drawers in these dressers. The largest type of dressers is called door dressers because of the door found in the center of the dresser. This door is used for covering pull out trays and shelves.
Dressers with mirrors are usually placed in the bedroom as "vanity stations". Most dressers with mirrors are low about 2-3 feet tall with a slot for a low stool or chair. The cabinets and drawers flank the space for the chair. These dressers have big tops that function as tables to place cosmetics and other trinkets. The cabinets and drawers usually are not deep and spacious as smaller articles are usually placed in them. Newer designs of dressers with mirrors take out the space for the chair and replace them with cabinets. Furthermore newer designs are taller and have more spacious cabinets. Newer designs seem to combine the functionalities of a vanity station and a storage space for clothes and bigger articles. These dressers are bigger and so these are suited for bigger rooms with more space. But there are smaller and more compact dressers with mirrors available in the market today. Although smaller they still provide the same function.
Wardrobe Armoires. Wardrobe armoires are tall and wide dressers that consist of two outward opening panel doors and pull out drawers below. The height of a wardrobe armoire is anywhere between 4 and 6 feet. The upper part of the armoire is usually used for hanging clothes.