Tell me about it. We bought a new Big screen TV for our one living room and were looking for a entertainment center to put it on as I did not want to hang it.. He said all that stuff is press board garbage veneer coated junk. Buy me REAL wood and I will make you one. I bought him a bunch of Cherry wood and at age 16 he built my wife and I this...Has nicks in it we have to touch up after 4 years of use and playing with the dog but still looks great..