Posted by Carol at Tuesday, August 22nd 2017 08:59:07 AM under Wall Shelves
Everyone wants their shelving to compliment their décor. A variety of materials are used today to create shelving, so choose ones that will not only serve the function of holding your treasures, but also will blend into and match your existing décor seamlessly. Choose from solid woods of every color and grain, stainless steel, composite, or glass to make your shelving fit your personal style. Shelving comes in every shape as well, whether it be rectangular, round, square, curved, half-moon shaped, or triangular, and can pretty much fit into any and every space.
Decide what purpose your wooden shelf will serve before you acquire it. If heavy possessions will be placed on it then you will require hard wood. If lighter items will be placed on the shelf than a soft wood will due. Decorative wall shelves have become popular for displaying ornamental items. A decorative wood wall shelf often has engravings in it and is generally made out of soft wood. Pine is a variety of soft wood that is used for this purpose.
It is no coincidence that wood wall shelves are so popular. That is because the most commonly used material for shelves happens to be wood. It is classic and has longevity, making wood wall shelves one of the most popular types of shelves. People may tell you that it is not necessary to buy wood because wood shelves from other materials exist that are cheaper. The truth is that you get what you pay for. Wood is strong and imitations are not. Because wood wall shelves are one of the mot popular available, a large section is available. Wooden wall shelves are available in a wide selection of styles and shapes. They can be bought untreated for a natural look or painted. What they all have in common is strength and the long life of wood.