The average guy on the street probably isn’t familiar with the term, so it is understandable some of you might be asking, “What is MDF? In layman terms, MDF is sawdust held together with glue; sort of a higher quality (that’s an oxymoron, in my opinion) material that serves as the base for the piece-of-crap furniture you get from office supply stores or certain shall-not-be-named furniture chains.I’ve heard some individual furniture makers say they believe casegood furniture constructed out of a core of MDF might have a life span of 1/10th or 1/4th that of something made from solid wood, properly constructed. -Tell your friends, family, colleagues, co-workers and neighbours to check out ORSM-DOT-NET else my friend Ray will fuck up your shit with his fatness. Put it this way - Ray is so fat that if he was in Prison Break his back tattoo wouldn't just have the map of the prison, but the three towns surrounding it. Sit on my lap and talk about the first thing that pops up?
I think that is true, even if it turns out that MDF poses no safety risks whatsoever. People who were hardly sick were able to bankrupt entire companies because of things that happened 40 years prior! Trying to save a few bucks could end up costing a few thousand. I think there is a contingent liability issue there from dust particles and outgas risk that no one is discussing or acknowledging outside of the woodworking community. The big question: When did people think it was okay to start producing and selling trash? wouldn't you like to know: -Follow me on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram. All the SFW stuff you see on Orsm now flows daily on to your favourite social network. Guaranteed satisfaction or I'll give you your time back. Putting a nice veneer on a cheap substrate is like replacing the interior components of a Lexus with an Edsel and still trying to sell it as a Lexus. For me, it is further proof that buying high quality furniture can save money in the long-run and that you should only do business with companies that are upfront with you.To learn more about MDF, head over here and skip directly to the comments section.
Why on Earth would you want something like that in your life? However, I believe that many consumers see the real wood and have no idea that he or she paid thousands of dollars for, what I consider to be, a giant pile of sawdust that could not hope to compare to a solid wood alternative.