Real Wood vs. Wood Veneer vs. Laminate: What’s the Difference?
Real wood, wood veneer, and laminate are common materials used in everything from kitchen cabinets to living room furniture to office furniture. Even though these are 3 of the most widely used materials in furniture, many of us are still left scratching our heads wondering, “What’s the difference?”
Conventional wisdom says that solid wood, or real wood, is king. But is that always the best choice when shopping for furniture? We’ll define each of these materials and run through they benefits to help you determine which material is right for you. The answers might surprise you.