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TV Armoires Buying Guide
How to Buy a TV Armoire
popular places for a TV armoire are
the bedroom and living room, because the television can be hidden away
in use, preserving the flow and mood of the room’s décor. TV armoires are typically
designed to house smaller-to-medium-sized
televisions, ranging from 34” to 37”. A TV armoire is an easy and
way to incorporate a television into a room’s décor while adding a
style and sophistication to the room’s design. If this sounds appealing
this brief guide outlines some things to consider when buying a TV
TV Armoire Size
armoire can be a viable alternative to a larger sized type of
center. Particularly if you are decorating a smaller room like a den or
second bedroom, there might not be enough space to accommodate a
entertainment center. Still, no matter how compact, you will want to
the area where you want to put the TV armoire.
size and weight of your television. Also measure any accompanying
equipment you want the armoire to hold; you don’t want to buy a TV
find the television and/or DVD player won’t fit.
TV Armoire Style
to its convenience and functionality, a TV
armoire gives the room it’s in a certain distinction or
which is definitely part of this piece of furniture’s appeal. Since you
most likely be buying it for an already decorated room, you will want
one that complements or matches the décor. You may have fallen in love
beautiful oak TV armoire but does
go with you lighter colored contemporary living room furniture. A mahogany TV armoire would be perfectly
at home in a traditional style den. Looking for one for your casual
styled family room? A pine TV armoire
or an antique white TV armoire
be the perfect choice.
Do you want
a TV armoire with drawers and
adjustable shelves? Would you like it to have several compartments
hold one or two additional components? Because TV
armoires come with a number of different feature
sure that any armoire you purchase includes the specific features that
most useful to you.
on the kind of drawer, the drawers of a bedroom furniture
TV armoire can also be used for storing clothes. If you
would like to be able to store articles of clothing in your TV armoire,
one with wide, deep drawers. On the other hand, if the armoire’s
more entertainment center than wardrobe armoire, narrower drawers will
better for storing DVD’s, CDs, extra cords and remote controls.
different types of TV armoire doors that open to different degrees. A
armoire with double-hinged (270 degree) doors can be folded back on
of the unit. This allows you to watch the television without them
the way. On the other hand, a TV armoire with doors that open to 90
will only open straight out.
the inside of the TV armoire cabinet has been configured. Aside from a
shelf intended to hold the television, it can have a combination of
compartments, cubbies, drawers and one or two adjustable shelves.
that access panels, wire management, etc, is readily accessible and