Wicker rattan furniture is the main scope of this Asian vine.
Rattan is liana of the family palm trees, mainly species of the genus Calamus (Calamus) and its related genera (Daemonorops, etc.). Stems R. thin, usually 3-5 cm in diameter, very long (up to 150-180 m, according to other sources — up to 300 m), climbing with the help of modified leaves or buds, and sometimes reaching the crown of the upper tier in tropical rain forests . Some species — R. tree (C. arborescens), R. erect (C. erecta), and others have erect stems up to 6 m Leaves pinnate, ending with a long tendril directed backward, curved spines. It is also sometimes ends inflorescence axis, in some species it is completely converted into a clinging whip, and only at the top of the stem appear normally developed inflorescences with flowers. R. is usually dioecious plants.
Rattan has large, egg-shaped fruit in many species are edible. More than 350 species growing mainly in tropical Asia, and several species in the tropics of Africa and Australia. It is widely known by the name of the rattan species Calamus rotang. Flexible and sturdy stems, R. (the so-called Spanish reed) are used in construction, furniture making, basketry, marine and fishing gear, etc. rattan blue (C. caesius) and rattan gladkostebelny (S. leiocaulis) were cultured with this to the islands of the Malay Archipelago.
Due to the flexibility and strength, as well as ecological compatibility, resistance to high humidity and low temperatures, rattan is almost without equal when used in the manufacture of furniture and can be used in a variety of areas, including saunas and baths, unheated porches and winter gardens.
Manufacture of rattan furniture almost has no waste. Rattan has three-layer structure of wood and consists of a very solid crust, relatively soft and porous middle layer and the hard core. Rattan grows in almost one hundred percent humidity, has a specific, slightly porous, and therefore quite easy to bend and treatable. Before becoming a material for furniture, rattan is a complex process of preparation: its steamed, dried, soaked, disinfected. After this is obtained from rattan rattan material that can twist, giving it the shape of the headboard, chairs, sofas, coffee table and so much more … In spite of the complex processing, which is exposed rattan vine, it retains its natural properties and positive effect on human thereby contributing to a harmonious atmosphere.
Very sturdy rattan core is used for weaving mats, seats and backs of chairs, sofas and other furniture parts. Processed or split the trunk of the palm on the bars, of which the delicate weave or bulky items of furniture or bent by heat treatment in any intricate shape. The peculiarity of rattan furniture — a curved line almost without joints. Almost every designer’s most ambitious plan can be implemented from this unique vines! Wicker furniture rattan affects a wide variety of styles, from classical to ethnic and hi-tech. The first visit to the salon furniture rattan radically alter our understanding of the wicker furniture. In addition, the rattan furniture is made by hand, so we can talk about the uniqueness of each item. Furniture made of crude rattan (rattan in its crust) can be safely used on the street.
With increasing standards of living, people are more and more exposed to stress. It is therefore particularly important to create an environment that would promote relaxation and relieve stiffness. Rattan, perhaps, like no other material that promotes this. Today, many USA factories produce rattan furniture luxury apartments and town houses. Bedroom Sets Rattan, with their inimitable grace, will create an atmosphere of warmth and comfort in the bedroom city apartment.
Rattan fits easily into any interior and creates a special atmosphere. It is reliable, strong, durable, refined and absolutely ecologically clean. In addition, furniture made of natural materials have always been and will be fashionable and in demand. Even before the Portuguese brought this unusual product in Europe, in the East, rattan furniture has been an integral part of the interior.
Another important factor is the fact that rattan is a climber not involved in the natural process of filtering the air, and therefore cutting rattan does not affect the ecology of the planet. The production of such furniture does not pollute the environment.
Wicker furniture is gaining popularity, and today, rattan furniture can be found not only in suburban and country houses, but also in homes and even offices. What is the cause of such love and why consumers are increasingly becoming a furniture? Rattan has many advantages — rattan furniture is environmentally friendly and beautiful. Due to the plasticity and smooth structure, which has rattan, wicker furniture made of this material is represented by a huge number of different models. Modern rattan furniture — a table, chairs and sofas, even light.
To emphasize unique atmosphere, exclusive interior room will help you a stylish rattan furniture. Rattan is so good stuff that the high demand for it led to the emergence of an artificial counterpart. The artificial rattan called «hularo» and its characteristics, he is almost nothing inferior to the natural one. Rattan-hularo made of rubber and additives, the material is durable, can withstand temperature extremes, and does not burn completely netoksichen.Blagodarya these features, rattan furniture synthetic origin enjoys no less popular than natural rattan furniture. Rattan-hularo can make furniture easier than from a natural material. Wicker furniture made of rattan used in the interiors of hotels, restaurants, SPA-complexes and town houses.