Finding the right wardrobe for your home can be a bit challenging, but it is quite possible to do this. Wardrobes are often the second most important piece of furniture in the bedroom, especially if you do not have any closets. These huge and versatile furniture items are normally very beautiful, and they can make your bedroom look quite elegant. Therefore, it is very important for you to take the time to find the right wardrobe, as choosing the right one can mean the difference between your bedroom being the sanctuary that you have always wanted or total misery.
Since wardrobes are bedroom furniture and your bedroom is your own private space, you will have the freedom to be more expressive in the design that you choose. As no one will venture into this space without your permission, this however doesn’t mean that your wardrobe should not compliment the other furniture in the room and make the room look functional and inviting. So how do you go about finding the right wardrobe for your space?
As you visit the furniture shops, stores or during your search online you will come across several types of wardrobes. These furniture pieces will be available in various styles, colours and materials. However, wardrobes only come in two types. These are free standing and fitted wardrobes. Freestanding wardrobes are more versatile than fitted wardrobes and choosing one of these items will give your bedroom a relaxed feel. These wardrobes will also provide you with more options when it comes to the cost and designs. You will also have the option to take your wardrobe with you when you move as well.
Fitted wardrobes, on the other hand, are more formal and streamlined. These types of wardrobes will provide you with the best storage options and can fit into any space that you have. Fitted wardrobes can be designed to fit on uneven walls or in tight, angled or awkward spaces. These wardrobes are a more expensive option than freestanding wardrobes as they normally need to be designed and fitted by an expert. However, they will give the impression that the units are a part of the room and can work to fit in perfectly with all the other features of your bedroom.
Once you have decided on the type of wardrobe you want, you will need to choose the size that you want. The size of the piece will depend on the size of the room or the space where the wardrobe will be placed. If it is a freestanding unit you will need to measure the space where you will place the unit and make sure that it does not overshadow the other furniture in the room. If it is a fitted wardrobe you will need to measure the wall or space where the unit will be installed. So make sure you get the length, width and height.
Once you have all of this information down, while shopping, you will be able to choose the design, finish and knobs that you want the unit to have. If you are ordering a custom wardrobe, you will be able to choose exactly what you want, from the size to the design and finish. Remember that while you might get distracted at times by the beauty of the wardrobes, you should always remember the size and your specific storage needs.