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Pine Dressers

Updated on September 9, 2010

If you think about completing your bedroom furniture, a very good idea is to buy an unfinished pine dresser. It has the advantage of a lower price as opposed to a new piece of furniture.

Unfinished, natural products cost less and you can finish them according to you taste and need. Chances for having the dreamed furniture increase considerably.

There are many places where you can find such unfinished pine dresser. First you can have a look on the Internet, at several furniture stores. You may find them even in you home city, at some local stores.

If you want to involve yourself in making it closer to your own taste, you can find an used one in the classifieds. Just disassemble it and remake it as you wish. You have no idea how few it can cost you. You could pay for such used dresser from 10$ to 50$, but you have to be willing to put up some effort into actually making it look like new. However, be careful that although it is used and you’ll refurbish it, the structure is still solid. The other details are just about stain and paint and it can be easily dealt with.

When you’re thinking about buying a new dresser, you should first look at the free classifieds. People all over the country have pieces of furniture that they need to get rid of for different reasons. You can find those in a large number of classifieds and you can either just take them for free, or barter for. With a little effort you can have the furniture you always looked for.

Don’t hurry into stripping and refurbishing the new acquired furniture. Do some research before. Look either on the Internet or through some books and magazines. Gather information about the steps you need to take and the necessary materials. Find a place safe enough where you can do all the operations, from stripping the furniture to sanding and staining it, depending on what you want to do. Make sure there are no debris and clean the dust and that the place is well ventilated. You will work with highly volatile and irritating solutions, so you should be able to breathe easily.

If you feel you didn’t get sufficient information from your own research, then don’t hesitate to ask for help from a professional. You can ask a wood manufacturer or even a wood worker nearby for some pieces of advice. Some good advice can be found in the home improvement store in your own town. People there usually know what it takes to refurbish something and may give you valuable information for your pine dresser.

Doing some research and some work on your own can bring you the piece of furniture you always wanted in a quite easy manner. With little effort and some time, you can obtain a unique, handmade pine dresser.


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