Traditional Craftsmanship

Posted by Richard Hacker on 14/07/2016 in About Our Beds

Noted for its resistance to being pulled apart (tensile strength), the dovetail joint is commonly used in traditional craftsmanship to join the sides of a drawer to the front.

Bedside-Furniture-3-drawer-bedside-cabinet-2Traditional CraftsmanshipThe mortise[1] and tenon joint has been used for thousands of years by woodworkers around the world to join pieces of wood, mainly when the adjoining pieces connect at an angle of 90°. In its basic form it is both simple and strong.

square mortice

round mortice