There are many different forms of cedar wood and many are used for eye jolting trunks and chest. These hope chests were given as gifts and passed down through family members for the storing of blankets or sweaters in the summer months. Cedar delivers a woody but fresh smell to items that are placed in the big wood box and is favored for these reasons. Different cedar woods can come in unique colors depending on the type of cedar tree it is cut from. In turn, some cedar trunks and chest and display red hues in the wood or deep grainy like colors. Cedar is durable, light and in some cases decay resistant. Even though these are all traits of cedar, if trunks and chest are neglected, they will need to be preserved properly by a professional to maintain the look and the feel of original look of the piece.
Silver Springs and Nothern Virginia Cedar Furniture Restoration
Cedar trunks and chests come in all shapes and sizes some with special designs and patterns. Some cedar chest and trunks have been in families for generations and some are found in antique shops. If you have a hidden gem that needs to be restored than Colonial Restoration are your experts. Preserving a cedar trunk or chest in its current condition can be challenging for some. Taking in the consideration of humidity and proper removal of dust is important when restoration cedar furniture. Using quality experts for your cedar chest repair is important to not ruining the piece of furniture.
Colonial Restoration takes in consideration any emotional attachments that family members may have to a particular cedar trunk or chest and treat it as their very own valuable piece of furniture. With care and patience each section of the trunk or chest is completely refinished and restored to original condition. Give us a call today and ask about our consultations for your family heirlooms. We’re proud to service our local clients in Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Potomac, Rockville, Silver Springs and our clientele nationwide. .