IKEA secretary desk – Secretary Desks occurred in the 17th century as a small travel desks. From this time they were manufactured in many different sizes, styles and price ranges. With drawers under, bookshelves above and small writing surfaces, a secretary desk is a good choice for a room with limited floor space
Buy IKEA secretary desk, determine how much floor space and headroom you have. Secretary desks are characterized by their small footprint but often have high top half bookshelves, so measure carefully, if you have a low ceiling. Select the work surface mechanism is best for you. Look carefully at veneer and observations to determine their condition. Antique secretary desks often feature hand-carved ornaments, mother-of-pearl inlay, book matched veneers and hand-blown wavy glass doors of the bookcase. Ask if any of these were replaced or restored.
Take a good look at the union of the upper and lower parts of the desktop. Be sure these halves were actually to go along. The methodology and strengthen the participant is a vital safety consideration because of the top-heavy nature of secretary desks. Ask for the piece’s provenance. While this is important when assessing an antique piece dollar value, knowing the history of your IKEA secretary desk will also provide emotional value to your ownership.