#antique bedroom sets
What is my antique bedroom set worth?
How do you buy a mattress?
To buy a mattress, compare different types and sizes according to your individual preferences and bedroom size, try out the models under consideration whenever possible and be aware of return policies to ensure future satisfaction. To get the best value when purchasing, try to haggle with the salesperson and compare warranties available.
What are some creative ideas for a bed frame?
Some ideas to make a creative bed frame include built-in storage, a hanging bed, or a bed frame that utilizes hairpin legs to create a mid-century modern design. Adding features such as locking wheels can create a bed frame that can be moved when rearranging furniture, while a large piece of art or bookshelves can be incorporated into a unique headboard.
How can you identify antique furniture?
There are multiple factors that help to determine the age of furniture. Being able to recognize these features takes time and research. An item is generally considered an antique if it’s more than 100 years old.
How do you identify antique lamps?
When identifying an antique lamp, consumers may need to determine the history, age and period of the lamp to assess its historical relevance. This can be done by examining the lighting fixture for casting or foundry marks, which are believed to have been used by the installer to identify the parts and avoid duplication. Casting marks are often numbers and symbols and help distinguish originals from reproductions.