Rattan Furniture – Getting the best quality pieces for the home
Furniture is made with all kinds of materials – natural and manufactured. Rattan is a natural material that is used to make wonderful and sturdy furniture which can be used indoors or out.
Rattan is a material which is obtained from a species of palm – it differs in terms of the stems which can be anywhere from 1” to 2” in diameter. Rattan is more like a vine and sort of similar to bamboo. It usually grows in tropical countries and is available in such abundance that it is used to make furniture and other items – rattan furniture is quite decorative and sturdy. Rattan plays an important role in protecting ecosystems as well. Harvested in an ecologically sound manner, this wonderful material has the potential to become an inexhaustible and cheap source of furniture.
The prevailing impression has been that wicker is mostly for the outdoors – this is not strictly true. There are many beautifully crafted pieces in wicker which are as sturdy and beautiful as wicker furniture. Indonesian rattan furniture is pretty well known for its beautiful designs and affordable prices. Given all this information, what range of furniture can a customer choose from?