Many Types of Furniture
There are many kinds of furniture all over the world and they are made from different kinds of wood.Furniture is made from various woods such as suar wood, acacia wood, teak wood, and other many kinds of wood and some are used to make tables, chairs, sofa sets and there is need to have other sorts of furniture in the kitchen and the beds are also made of wood.
Wood furniture makes some colourful texture since they are from various kinds of wood and they are beautiful and have strength and it does not matter whether they are meant for the office or home and there are diverse kinds of wood which make different sorts of furniture. The properties of wood depends on what kind of wood is used to make a certain kind of furniture and wood that is used to make beds and furniture that is used outside need to have hard wood as compared to other kinds of furniture which may need to be made by using soft wood.
There are certain characters of wood which defines their colour and grain which makes a distinction of what kind of wood it is such as mahogany which is wood that is reddish or brown in colour and is very durable and resists swelling and does not shrink and this kind of wood is used in making wooden cabinets. Walnut is usually used to make gunstocks, wall paneling, boat construction, novelties, boat construction, wood facings and veneers furniture as well as cabinetry and oak wood is very durable and bends easily and it resists absorption of moisture and is used in making flooring, wooden desks, boat framing, trimming and is a also good for furniture.
Maple wood has strength that is immense and is very hard with good texture and shrinks moderately and the wood is best at making flooring, bowling alleys, woodenware and is good at making fine furniture and cherry wood is close grained and has resistance in warping and does not shrink and with its rich red colour it is used for making solid furniture handles, novelties, boat trim and is used extensively foe making cabinets. Teak takes high polish and is very beautiful but teak wood is resistant to moisture and also resists any warping and does not crack or decay and is used in making flooring, window frames, doors, shipbuilding, paneling, and can make furniture also.
Acacia wood is medium brown and has deep grains and it is used in making any furniture that needs to be carved and can make very impressive cabinets and does not lose its attractiveness just as acacia wood and suar wood and sono wood which are also very good for making fine hard furniture.