There are certain areas of our home that are more prone to wear and tear. Having to go through and replace (or at least refresh) these areas every few years can be a disconcerting experience, especially if you have other projects you would rather spend the time and money on. Rather than repeating the same home improvement steps over and over again, is there anything you can do to make certain items and areas last longer?
Problem Area: Cupboards and Drawers
Why Do They Wear Out So Fast? The problem here is one of use. When we overuse a particular joint in our bodies, we have a tendency to develop RSI. As cupboards and drawers are so frequently used, they soon sustain the furniture version of RSI - damage caused by repeated use.