The clamor to Go Green gives rise to the popularity of unconventional materials as an alternative to traditional wood. Rattan, cane, wicker, seagrass and abaca are only few of the materials used to make furniture. In the recent past, furniture pieces using these materials are only seen in beach resorts and in tropical themed vacation houses. These days, however, cane sofa sets and side tables, cane dining tables; cane credenza could be seen attractively furnishing a home. Cane tables with matching cane chairs are now commonly seen in offices too. Most people would choose cane furniture over any other kinds because apart from being affordable, these furniture pieces that are innovatively designed would fit most homes and offices. It would not be hard to make these furniture blend with the color scheme of any room. By changing the cover slip of the cushions, a cane sofa set will harmonize with the existing room decoration.
Cane furniture, unlike its wooden, iron and aluminum counter parts would need careful maintenance. To prolong the life of your cane furniture here are some valuable tips:· Use a brush with soft bristles to remove accumulated dust and dirt. A mild detergent may be used to remove stains but be sure to rinse the furniture well with warm water. Allow to dry and do not use for at least 48 hours. Wet cane can be easily stretched. This is to make sure that the cane will not be misshapen.