Before you buy any furniture, perhaps you will consider what furniture which is best and suited for you. Have you ever heard about wicker furniture? If you have not heard anything about wicker furniture, so check these out to get to know with Wicker Furniture.
The term “wicker” itself is not a kind of material of certain furniture. Wicker is the name of a weaving process. It actually refers to a variety of vines, grasses, and plants that are used for weaving into furniture. However, wicker furniture also can be made by man-made material that is pliable and durable enough to be woven into furniture. Wicker Furniture can be indoor and outdoor furniture depends on where it will be placed.
There are various types of materials that can be made to be wicker for wicker furniture. They come in organic materials and synthetic/resin materials. There are four major types of organic materials used for indoor wicker furniture: rattan, reed, willow, and bamboo. Wicker Furniture made from these organic materials should not be used outdoors, as moisture and excessive sunlight can cause deterioration in these materials.
Rattan is being the most popular for indoor use. Rattan has a thin and pliable stem. It has many uses in furniture making as it is also often used in making the frames around which wicker is woven.
Most of rattan furniture manufacturers produced this type of furniture. It is a rattan wicker furniture. This item is very popular in all over the world, especially in the countries that imported rattan furniture.
Besides of wicker made by natural materials, there is also wicker made by synthetic/resin materials. There is also synthetic rattan that used as a material of wicker furniture. The wicker that comes from artificial materials is suited to be placed outdoors. Unlike indoor wicker furniture, you will find that outdoor wicker furniture usually has aluminum frames. Synthetic or man-made fibers are used for weaving this furniture. The aluminum and the synthetic vinyl and resins keep the wicker look, but are much more hardy and will last longer outdoors despite sunlight and moisture.
Both natural wicker and synthetic wicker has a similar weaving process. This ends up giving both types of materials the same wicker look that is so appealing. Wicker also has various styles of weaving. The rattan’s flexibility makes the weaving style of rattan wicker is extraordinary.
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Tripolar Furniture is also one of exporters and manufacturers of finest rattan wicker furniture made by either natural or synthetic rattan. Check our products and contact us for further information.