Username:   Remember Me
Password:  

Uber Articles {Über (ger) adj. above, beyond }

- Above and Beyond a Mere Article Directory

 
 

Beautiful Mahogany Doors

By Nazima Golamaully

Mahogany is well-known for the excellent durability and high standard quality. Interior, exterior or entry doors, it perfectly fits into every role. The building industry has benefited hugely from its incredible color, its lock grain, and its powerful structure. Hardware, glue and nails hold for long on this material, and stains don’t get very lucky with it at all.

Great Britain Queen Elizabeth I may have brought the mahogany to its current popularity status. The British explorer, Sir Walter Raleigh, once gifted her a wondrously fashioned mahogany table, and from then on she had a bias for mahogany objects.

Wood has been used conventionally since all the way back during the colonial period when it was first imported into the country. Soon, everyone in the world wanted a piece of the action. Mahogany was called Jamaican wood until the 1700s, when it started to be preferred for furniture, which was the case as Jamaica was where it was mostly sourced from.

Mahogany is typically red-brown in color, although when it looks pink, salmon or golden hue at first sight. Disclosure normally causes the wood to enhance its color. Unlike pine trees (coniferous trees), which is considered to be soft wood, this wood is hard and strong in nature. It has profound odor and close up grain.

Honduras mahogany grown in America and tropical areas of the world is one of the two major kinds of mahogany used for making doors, instruments, and furniture. The close grain, reddish brown color, and lightness of the Honduras mahogany stands out from other kinds.

The second kind of mahogany generally called as Swietenia Mahogany. Some people prefer to refer to it as Spanish or Cuban mahogany. Most expensive products and merchandise are made of this kind of mahogany. Outstandingly dark reddish brown, it is denser and more highly grained than the Swietenia Macrophylla.

Doors made of mahogany last longer and have more conventional quality than any other kind on earth. It is known to be one of the popular woods for all types of door; mahogany makes a rock-solid statement and is the fashion accessory with the capability to include an artistic favor to the doors. More than a few houses benefit from the munificent assertion that is mahogany doors in the home.

To know about essential tips on information about Garage Floor Covering and even on Refinishing Hardwood Floors, read this informative site — http://www.newfloors.org

Article kindly provided by UberArticles.com

Topics: Interior Decorating | Comments Off

Tags: , , , , , , ,


Article Citation
MLA Style Citation:
Golamaully, Nazima "Beautiful Mahogany Doors." Beautiful Mahogany Doors. 26 Aug. 2010. uberarticles.com. 29 Sep 2014 <http://uberarticles.com/home-and-family/interior-decorating/beautiful-mahogany-doors/>.

APA Style Citation:
Golamaully, N (2010, August 26). Beautiful Mahogany Doors. Retrieved September 29, 2014, from http://uberarticles.com/home-and-family/interior-decorating/beautiful-mahogany-doors/

Chicago Style Citation:
Golamaully, Nazima "Beautiful Mahogany Doors" uberarticles.com. http://uberarticles.com/home-and-family/interior-decorating/beautiful-mahogany-doors/


Reprint Rights

Creative Commons License
This article is subject to a revocable license under a Creative Commons Attribution-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported License, which means you may freely reprint it, in its entirety, provided you include the author's resource box along with LIVE VISIBLE links (without "nofollow" tags). We may revoke the license at any time with or without cause. You must also include the credit to UberArticles.com.

Comments are closed.

Disclaimer
Uber Articles and its partner sites cannot be held responsible for either the content nor the originality of any articles. If you believe the article has been stolen from you without your permission, please contact us and we will remove it immediately. If you have a problem with the accuracy or otherwise of the content of an article, please contact the author, not us! Also, please remember that any opinions and ideas presented in any of the articles are those of the author and cannot be taken to represent the opinions of Uber Articles. All articles are provided for informational purposes only. None of them should be relied upon for medical, psychological, financial, legal, or other professional advice. If you need professional advice, see a professional. We cannot be held responsible for any use or misuse you make of the articles, nor can we be held responsible for any claims for earnings, cures, or other results that the article might make.
  • RSS Feed

    RSS for Interior Decorating




  • Plugin UAW into your sites and start receiving fresh, unique and niche relevant content today and everyday!