Used to reinforce joints and provide support to the piece as a whole, dowel pins are inserted into a drilled hole and secured with glue. A good dowel joint employs a fluted dowel, which prevents air pockets from forming in the glue, thus keeping the wood from splitting.
Levelers keep your furniture sturdy and protected from premature wear when the floor below your furniture is not level. These useful pegs screw into the bottom of your furniture's legs, adjusting each corner to a balanced height.
At Havertys, we take many steps to ensure the quality and life of your furniture. These methods used on our wood pieces increase strength and durability, while offering an infinite variety of color, texture and beautiful effects.
This product is made in #country#. At Havertys, our commitment to provide customers with furniture built for life begins with our suppliers. Each piece marked with the Havertys collection seal of approval is built to our high quality standards.
This technique brings more depth to grain patterns by using a small brush with a very dark stain to put random short dark lines or curves on the surface.
Plates grooves, usually found on china display shelves, safely keep plates standing tall and in place so that you can put your favorites in view. Whether your plates are heirlooms, wedding gifts, or a piece that you picked out yourself, displaying them is great way for your interior design to reflect who you are.
Adjustable shelves create organization, optimum storage capacity, and the illusion of additional space. Easily move the shelves up or down to create your ideal display arrangement.
A mirror on the back of a curio or china cabinet conveniently allows your display items to be viewed from every angle.
Adding beauty and accentuating the glasswork's detail, non-perpendicular surface edges (bevels) on glass allow numerous bands of extraordinary colors to pierce through, creating the effects of a prism.
Antiqued technique creates a handsome, vintage, timeworn look on new furniture by applying a coat of stain and allowing it to dry completely. The stain is then removed from selected areas, usually edges and corners, using fine-grit sandpaper giving it a faded appearance.
Adding dimension, color, character and smoothness to the wood, a multi-step finishing process also preserves the wood's natural beauty. This wonderfully enhancing process is highly desirable, and found in the finest furniture.
Corner blocks at the joints of wood frames increase sturdiness and durability. This method of joinery support offers the best strength and practicality.