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TV Armoires Buying Guide
Buying a Wardrobe Armoire
a portable storage cabinet, wardrobe
armoires are designed to function as a closet,
providing an enclosed space
for your clothes that protects them from harmful environs. A wardrobe
armoire tends to be tall and
wide, and typically includes both interior and exterior drawers, a
rod, adjustable shelves and pull-out valet trays or cubbies for
accessories. Since they are designed specifically to house articles of
clothing, a cheap wardrobe armoire
is ideal for a hallway, a mud room or foyer that doesn’t have a closet.
make an entryway more welcoming and functional.
Function of Your Wardrobe
armoire or a bedroom furniture wardrobe
can be used to store a specific type of clothing. Decide what you want
predominately use the wardrobe armoire for. Should you wish to store
coats, select the type of wardrobe armoire that resembles a locker (one
exterior drawers). If you would like to use the armoire for sweaters,
or sweatshirts, choose an armoire with both doors and drawers.
to clothing, if you intend on using the wardrobe
storage cabinet to store small accessories or jewelry pieces,
you do not
want to risk scratching them. Select one with drawers that are lined
type of cushioning material like felt or microfiber.
Who are you
buying the armoire for? If you’re purchasing a wardrobe armoire for a
room, check to see if an anti-tip kit is included. When purchasing a
armoire for a hallway that is accessible to young children, consider
an anti-tip kit at your local hardware store, just to be on the safe
shelving will make your wardrobe armoire
adaptable and more functional.
wardrobe armoires include a hanging rod. Some types of wardrobe
have a shelf above the hanging rod for small accessories like purses,
armoires provide more storage room, but they do take up more floor
However, they are the best type of armoire for storing bulky seasonal
such as heavy sweaters, jackets, boots, etc.
a wardrobe armoire with mirrored doors will help make a smaller-sized
appear larger. If that’s not a consideration for you, select a wooden wardrobe that has a mirror on
the inside of one of the doors; this will make your armoire even more