Passed to us by our fathers and grandfathers, rustic furniture holds countless dearly memories. No one likes to throw away these bulky pieces of furniture that despite of their old fashion style, look interesting and quite practical. You can find many places at home where these old furniture items can fit perfectly well.
The first thing you do with these heavy wooden fellows is you clean them with sand paper thoroughly and paint them. But you have to be careful with painting option. There are paints for contemporary style furniture that highlight their modern features but with rustic furniture these paint options do not work. They simply eclipse their original beauty.
Check the images below and examine the natural lines and shades of wood that are carefully preserved though the furniture is polished. Polish or paint gives the wood a new sheen. The wood is also preserved from any damage of weather born effects like humidity, heat, dust etc. You also notice that proper sanding and polishing makes these rustic parts smooth.
Rough and tough look of rustic furniture holds great attraction for many homeowners. They find this furniture the most suitable option for their gardens or some parts of their home. They find it matching with nature and looking friendlier than the modern options. They are right to a great extent, the natural look of the wood in rustic furniture is the biggest reason for its admiration and the more that has brought us closer to it are the fairy tales where paintings show this furniture in abundance in Snow White and Seven Dwarfs, Pinocchio etc.