Instrument Furniture has a large selection of wardrobes that come in different sizes to fit any home, including wardrobes with sliding doors and mirrored finish. You can also decide what layout you want inside the wardrobe, including shelves, drawers, and hanging rails. Ordering is easy with award-winning assembly service and free delivery.
Sliding wardrobes FAQ
Why is it called a wardrobe?
A wardrobe is a type of storage unit that is typically used to store clothes. The word "wardrobe" is thought to come from the Old French word "wardrobe," which means "guardian of clothes". It is typically a tall, narrow piece of furniture with shelves, drawers, or hanging space.
What is the difference between closet and wardrobe?
A closet is a small room or space in a room used for storing clothes, shoes, or household supplies. A wardrobe is a piece of furniture with shelves, drawers, and hanging space for storing mainly clothes.
What are sliding wardrobes?
Sliding wardrobes are a type of wardrobe that has doors that slide open and closed, rather than swinging open like traditional doors. This can give your bedroom a more streamlined look, and can make it easier to access your clothes since you won't have to worry about the doors getting in the way.
Are sliding wardrobes cheaper than doors?
Sliding wardrobes are not necessarily cheaper than doors, as the price will depend on the size and style of the wardrobe. However, sliding wardrobes can save space as they do not need to be opened in order to access the contents, and they can also be more stylish than traditional doors.
How do sliding wardrobe doors work?
Sliding wardrobe doors work by being mounted on a track and attached to the top and bottom of the door. The doors slide along the trail to open and close.
What is the minimum depth of a sliding wardrobe?
There is no minimum depth for a sliding wardrobe in the UK. However, the average depth of a sliding wardrobe is around 50cm.
Are sliding door wardrobes more expensive?
Sliding door wardrobes are more expensive than traditional wardrobes with hinged doors. This is because they require more materials and labor to construct. The final price will vary depending on the size and style of the wardrobe.
Which type of wardrobe is best?
It depends on personal preferences. Some people prefer free standing wardrobes as they offer more flexibility in terms of placement and style, while others prefer built-in wardrobes as they can be more space-efficient and offer a more streamlined look. Ultimately, the best type of wardrobe is the one that best suits your needs and preferences.
Are mirrored wardrobes a good idea?
There are pros and cons to having mirrored wardrobes. On the one hand, they can make a small room appear larger and brighter. On the other hand, they can be quite reflective and create a glare.
Are mirrored wardrobes outdated?
Some people may consider mirrored wardrobes to be outdated, while others may find them timeless and classic. Ultimately, the decision of whether or not to purchase a mirrored wardrobe is a matter of personal preference.
Which material is best for sliding wardrobe?
There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on a number of factors, including the type of wardrobe you have, the type of material you want to use, and the budget you have. However, some materials that are commonly used for sliding wardrobes include wood, glass, and metal.
Do mirrored wardrobes make a room look bigger?
Mirrored wardrobes can make a room look bigger by reflecting light and creating the illusion of more space.
Are mirrored wardrobes modern?
Some people may consider mirrored wardrobes to be modern, while others may find them to be outdated. Ultimately, it is up to the individual to decide what they consider to be modern.
Do I have to assemble my wardrobe myself?
No, you do not have to assemble your wardrobe yourself unless you want to. Our professional wardrobe fitters will come to your home or office and assemble your wardrobe for you.
Do you offer a guarantee on wardrobes?
Every flatpack item you get from us comes with a full, 12-month manufacturer’s warranty, ensuring your product’s longevity. If you choose our professional assembly service - your warranty increases to 3 years.
Which brand is best for wardrobe?
Some people prefer to stick to one brand, while others like to mix and match different brands to create their perfect wardrobe. Ultimately, the best brand for your wardrobe is the one that you feel most comfortable with and that meets your specific needs and preferences.