Aromatic cedar closets are becoming more popular, and for good reason! Cedar closets do a lot more than smell good. High end hotels and homes are featuring cedar lined closets. Closet system designers are using cedar more and more. If you are interested in learning about cedar, its benefits, and how you can use it at home, then keep reading.
Aromatic cedar closets, hangers, linings are becoming more popular these days, and that for good reason; cedar closets have a natural scent to it. Five star hotels and homes are featuring red cedar lined closets, chests and other products, even interior designers are now using cedar in making a scenic rustic living room. Cedar has different benefits, for which they are famous as the best building materials.
There are different benefits of using cedar wood in a closet as a closet lining material or storage system. Cedar has a nice aroma in the wood, which can last a lifetime, if the aroma is lost, it could be revived using sand grit sandpaper easily. Cedar shelves, cedar hangers sometimes lost their scent with time, it can be renewed easily, just brush some sand paper over the wood and the scent will be back again.
Cedar closet systems are moth and insect repellent due to its scent which keeps all kinds of insect invasions at bay. For having deodorizing quality to it,this wood is good for making clothing closets and a complete closet storage system to store all sorts of clothes inside. All insects need moisturizer and unwashed clothes to feed their larvas on, when clothes are placed inside cedar closet systems, the scent will deodorized the clothes itself without your needing to do the cleaning at all, reducing larva production inside the closet or on the clothes.
If you already have some planks, you can use them to line the closet, check this article on how to line a cedar closet.
Besides cedar closet storage system, there are cedar shoe racks which are ideal for the homes, racks made of cedar material absorbs odors that come from shoes or other items. In the same way, when cedar wood hangers are used, they keep the clothes cleaned and smell fresh and pleasant.
Besides closets and storage systems, cedar can also be used for making outdoor furniture such as benches and hot tubs, here is a tutorial on how to make a diy cedar bench in less than two hours.
If you are interested in making a hot tub using reclaimed cedar wood, you should check this tutorial. You can do a lot of creative DIY garden and interior projects using this simple scented wood.