Pierrette Segal. Nightstand. May 03rd , 2017.
The standard nightstand is typically just a small side table with drawer or drawers. Nightstand is usually used for reading lamps beside the bed. In most cases, people do not have much use of nightstands besides putting their lamps on it. This is something people should start considering, the functionality of a piece of furniture like nightstand. It would be advisable to consider some factors prior to purchasing nightstand furniture. Like what was mentioned before, which is the functionality of such a piece. If you search online for different styles and designs of nightstand, you will come across a lot of variations. Try not to focus on the style alone. Make sure that you will get something that would not only collect dust and dirt in your bedroom.
Another thing to consider when choosing the right nightstand for your bedroom is what style nightstand will fit in with the room. The answer to that question lies within the overall decor of your bedroom. What is the overall theme of your bedroom? You want to choose a nightstand that will fit in with your bedroom`s theme. For example, is your bedroom styled in a classic, traditional theme? If so you may want to go with a nightstand in a more traditional wood finish like cherry wood or mahogany. This type nightstand will easily fit in with a traditional style. Or does your bedroom have more of a modern, contemporary look? If this is the case then you want to go with a nightstand that will reflect that look. You don`t want a nightstand that overpowers the room. After all a nightstand should not be the focal point of your room. It`s there mainly for storage so it should blend in with the rest of the furniture in your bedroom. You want your bedroom furniture to look like a cohesive set. Therefore it`s important to choose a nightstand that doesn`t stick out.
With the design of the nightstands decided, all that remains is to choose the other furnishings. If a television and DVD or blue-ray player are required, this can be handled by a media armoire opposite the bed or, more conveniently, by running cables from a bedside unit, under the floor covering to a wall mounted flat screen TV. Another solution would be install a television in a unit at the end of the bed and have it lift into place at the touch of a remote control. This is ideal in larger bedrooms, leaving the wall opposite the bed free for a romantic fireplace.
While deciding on the location of the nightstand it should be decided according to style of your bed. A sophisticated bed would be complimented by a tall nightstand while a short nightstand near a low line bed would look good. The furniture of the room complements the nightstand in terms of shape, carvings, color and structure. You have to make a careful planning to get the right kind of nightstands for your room. Here, if you find any problem then you can take help of any interior designer also. The designer will be in a better position to guide you about the quality and the other feature of these nightstands. So, don`t forget to take their valuable inputs while making a selection.
The thing about nightstands is that people hardly notice them except when they need a table to put some things on. It is only then when they have the satisfaction of putting things on top of a night table that people appreciate the serviceability of nightstands. There are many kinds of nightstands being sold in furniture shops and they are usually considered minor furniture because they are just small inexpensive items. Actually nightstands are night tables or bedside tables usually found in the bedroom near the bed or in any convenient spot in the bedroom.
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