Credenzas have been used for a long time for their diversified use and attractive looks. A credenza is a valuable and much used piece of furniture in home. The credenzas comes in a number of styles, from the extremely ornate to plain and practical. As expected, styles have changed throughout history. Early credenzas owned by the wealthy boast intricate woodwork, with elaborate wood inlay designs. As the modern furniture period progressed in the 20th century, the style produced was simple, with straight lines and no intricacies. Credenzas can have drawers, cabinets or both and are made from a variety of wood, depending on the style and manufacturer. Some of the modern pieces are made from plastics. Credenzas serve or complement varying use of furniture at your home. Depending on the intended use, they can be placed almost anywhere of the house. They are therefore very useful. Besides, being made with high class craftsmanship, they can add a stylish and elegant tone to the entire decor of our homes.