Evaluation of Famous Windsor Chairs
From time immemorial people have come across various chairs. They differ in shapes, styles, manufacturing ingredient etc. Mostly metal, wood and plastic is used to build the chairs. There are particular types of chairs which have got solid wooden seats. The chair legs in from and back dowelled which is never seen in the regular chair that is used almost everywhere. These chairs are popularly known around the world as Windsor chairs.
Windsor chairs that are mostly found in the various houses come in various different styles. They are as follows - sack back, hoop back, continuous arms, low back, comb back, rod back, fan back. Each of them has their own unique features and benefits not enjoyed in case of the others. The origin of the windsor chairs takes us back to the 17th-18th centuries. It was the most popular chair in the 17th century.
They are built of the not so expensive or special woods. This is the reason behind its presence in many houses. The most common woods needed to build the Windsor chairs are pine, bass and tulip. The designing of the seats is very integral to the designing of the entire chair. This is due to the fact that it offers steadiness to both the higher and lesser parts of the chair. The seats are thick enough to hold your entire body within it and at the same time is strong enough to hold your whole body weight. Elm seats are regularly found in the windsor chairs because of the presence of interlocking grains which prevents the ripping of it.
The modern varieties of the Windsor chairs come in polished and colored varieties. This enhances the look of the chair. Earlier the color of the grains was their main color.
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