Home living furniture has evolved to a point where you can easily find hundred and more of style and design, whether in classic or modern line of design. Indonesian furniture has been through long history, especially for carving furniture. Wood is typical material for Indonesian furniture. Teak and mahogany are two of popular wood materials from Indonesia. These wood materials are used mostly for home living furniture, whether for indoor and outdoor purposes.
Woodcarving is one of Indonesian typical furniture. It is made with detailed ornament and decoration, which not considered as furniture only but also a masterpiece. Jepara and Bali are popular for this type of furniture. Woodcarving and furniture from Jepara and Bali has been popular throughout the world.
Teak wood is common wood used as the material for this type of furniture. Teak is a genus of tropical hardwood trees. The wood is native to the south and southeast of Asia. The wood gives quality for all purposes, from building construction, boat decking, flooring as well as home living furniture. In Indonesia, teak wood growth is mostly concentrated in the island of Java and several small islands to the East Java. It is because the soil in Java island is the most suitable for teak wood growth. There are several teak plantations in Java, which can be found in Rembang, Blora, Grobogan and Pati. the finest quality of teak wood is produced in the limestone areas of Cepu in Blora Regency, Central Java.
Indonesian furniture now has been developed into wide ranges of style and design of furniture. Traditional and classic are not only the main products of furniture manufacturers. Many furniture manufacturers do some innovation and product development in order to accomplish all market demand and recent trends. Modern style furniture from Indonesia presents variety of Indonesia furniture.