Staples, glues and nails which are used as dressers joinery are signs of a weak make and bring down the quality. Check the sturdiness, by checking the drawers, door knobs and inner fittings. Look for any creaking sounds or if the drawers are getting stuck and the doors close to a good fit. Also check whether the wood is kiln dried, to prevent it from peeling and splitting.
You can purchase a pine dresser online as well. There are countless furniture websites online. They offer exact price quotes, dresser information, and manufacturer’s warranty. When buying units online, always purchase them from trusted providers. These are companies that have good market reputation. If you opt, however, to buy from auction sites, you must conform its authenticity. Some auctions only offer ’buy as is’ options. These usually have no return policies or exchanges. Although prices may be lower, it will be hard to validate the dresser’s quality. It is recommended to purchase units in person. This way, you can check their value, quality, and placement options.