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Must Have Pieces of Rustic Furniture in Every Home

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Furniture plays an important role in setting homes around a rustic theme. Popular among current day home owners, this theme has a simplistic and endearing charm. Rustic furniture encompasses a wide range of articles, and there is a piece that is available for indoor and outdoor areas of the house. Here is a look at the different pieces of rustic furniture for each of those rooms in your lovely abode.

Living room – TV console

The first impression as you enter the house if formed by your living room. When decorating it with furniture that exudes a raw appeal, the TV console is a must have piece. A rustic TV unit could be something as plain and simple as an open rectangular box with two levels – an upper one for the television, and a lower one for storage. It could also contain drawers and cupboards with hinge or slide doors, and with a little bit of twist through the addition of colors, finishes, metal or glass accents, inlays, carvings etc. TV consoles generally are available in two variants with respect to mounting – one that is placed directly on the floor (with or without legs), and the other in a wall mounting style; The latter gives better floor clearance and makes it easier to clean.

Living room – TV console

Kitchen – Bar stool

The place that you unwind and relax after a tiring day or stressful week of work, and feed yourself to sumptuous servings of your favorite food – the kitchen. The perfect and easiest way to adorn your kitchen or bar with rustic furniture is through the use of bar stools (www.ehow.com/list_6684569_cheap-bar-stools.html). The basic bar stool in rustic style is made from wood and typically has four wooden legs. It has a natural brown shade and creates an unmistakable rustic appearance. Modern versions however include those in industrial styled metal in vibrant colors, or stools with seats made in fabric, leather and so on; which add a twist to your dwelling space.

Kitchen – Bar stool

Bathroom – Vanity

Vanities which serve the function of storage as well as holding bathroom sinks, are an inevitable part of rustic themed furniture. They are also the easiest to source as there are hundreds of them, pre-designed, and also custom made, available in the market. Rustic vanities add a dash of style to bathrooms and powder rooms. Built in regular or reclaimed wood, these could be combined with contrasting tops in marble or soapstone for easier maintenance. Copper sinks, which too are interesting articles in rustic furniture, pair well with wooden vanities. Rustic vanities come in free standing, wall mounting, and corner mounting styles. Depending on their size, they can accommodate either one or two sinks. Vanities without sinks, commonly known as vanity cabinets, are also a popular choice, especially in powder rooms or small bathrooms.

Bathroom – Vanity

Bedroom – Closet

While the most obvious choice in a bedroom would be to use a rustic bed, a better option is to select a rustic closet. This piece of furniture has more visibility than the bed and hence brings about a rawer appeal visually. Rustic wardrobes come in a wide variety of sizes, and with multiple door options like sliding, hinged etc. These could either be shop-built, or built-in; the latter being custom made to suit the size and functional needs of the users.

Bedroom – Closet

Patio – Coffee table

Rustic furniture give you a very pleasant sight and blends in well with nature outdoors, and hence is a good choice for use in patios. When relaxing with your guests or dear ones, a rustic styled coffee tables sets the mood perfectly. Be it a simple rectangular one or something slightly more creative like a wooden log fashioned to serve as a coffee table, the choices are many. Those in reclaimed wood are also an excellent option as old wood, with its natural weathering, not only enhances the aesthetics but also stays longer in changing weather conditions, and needs minimal protective finishing.

Patio – Coffee table

Rustic furniture brings about a warm and welcoming feel to dwelling spaces. With the wide variety of furniture available in rustic style, it is but easy to transform your home into a lively abode that exudes a simple and unsophisticated charm.

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