Corbels Installed for Eye Catching Interior and Exterior
We already know that corbels are structural pieces made of stone, metal or wood that jut from a wall in order to carry a weight substance on it. However, this stuff which is also called console is not as simple as this definition because it has also an important decorating role. Adding this structure, one can improve the decoration because mostly it is made with some elaborating carves and motifs.
Interior and Exterior Corbels
Based on its application, corbels are divided into two types. They are interior and exterior corbels. The interior corbels are commonly employed for the entrances, cabinet, countertop, fireplace mantel, and shelving units. They are suitable for both traditional and modern interior. The more elaborated design, when the detail sculptures and carvings are presented, is commonly used for the traditional one. The sleeker design is good for the modern interior. Mostly, they are presented in pure white but sometimes they appear in natural wood or metal.
For the exterior, this element is used for to support awning, roof lines, and balcony. They support the façade decoration look. Similar to the interior console, it is also commonly painted in white. However, the color paintings can be varied based on the coloring tones of the home exterior that are required. Employing corbels may mean presenting traditional accent for the home decoration.