When there are kids at home, toys are going to accumulate at a fast rate and occupy every available space in the house. You need help to keep all the little cars, trains, dolls, and stuffed toys organized in one place. A spacious toy box is what you need.
Toy boxes keep the house clutter free and help to teach children the importance of being organized at an early age. With a toy box in your home, your kids learn the habit of storing their toys properly.
When choosing a toy box for the children, consider the wooden toy box which has large enough space to stash plenty of toys including the expensive and valuable ones where they can be kept safe.
Toy boxes are usually made from wood and plastic. Though plastic toy boxes are lightweight and less expensive, they are not as durable and as versatile as wooden toy boxes which last for many years. It can become an heirloom piece that stays in the family for generations. Even if you have bought them already decorated with a theme, you can still modify them to fit your growing kids’ change in taste and style as wood can easily be re-sanded and refinished.
Wooden toy boxes are equipped with lid supports and safety hinges to make sure that the lid does not drop or slam on kids’ little hands as they retrieve or put in their toys.
Aside from its durability, wooden toy boxes are high on versatility. They can be placed in one corner of the kid’s room with a cushion on the closed lid and it can serve as a bench for additional seating. It can also be used to display the kid’s array of stuffed toys and other memorabilia. When the kids are all grown up, the wooden toy boxes can be used to store keepsakes, blankets, or any household items.
Wooden boxes make a great home décor. Compared to a plastic toy box or one made with cloth, a wooden toy box looks more classy. You can choose from different colors and finish. Some manufacturers have them handcrafted from oak, cherry, and cedar which can easily complement the interior of your home. A wooden toy box not only doubles as a bench for extra seating in the living room but it can look attractive especially with the kid’s name exquisitely engraved on it.
When you have the talent for it, you can even do the engraving yourself, or if you and your kids just want to have fun, you can decorate your wooden toy box yourselves. You can let your kids draw, paint, put embellishments, or carve their names on it to personalize the wooden toy box.