A roll top desk is a piece of furniture with a flexible and a rolling top. It has a history over 200 years. Till today it rules the American house hold. Here are some of the interesting points you should notice.
A roll top desk works more like a filing cabinet with an added service of a desk. It is easy to build compared to other type of desks such as cylinder desks. A roll top desk is provided with number of compartments where you could store medical bills, letters, keys, etc. It is also specially designed to keep books. You could practically store all the family’s data in to a roll top desk. A roll top desk also provides ample space to study or read a book on top exercising as a desk. A roll top desk could be used in offices like the old days as it takes less space and acts as a cabinet to store files. There are so many tutorials on how to build a roll top desk for free and it takes very less amount of money to build a roll top desk depending on the material of the wood. They are also available with a range of varieties on online shopping sites at a reasonable price.
As author Mark Orwoll rightly writes”the roll top desk is a wonderful piece of furniture ever made. It is a desk that does not command you to work; rather it urges you to create. More than a century America has carried on the love affair with roll top desks.