Finding the Right Stores to Visit

Big Box Store or Mom and Pop

One of the questions most people ask themselves when deciding where to buy their furniture from is if they should go to the big box stores, or if they should go to a mom and pop. Do you get better discounts at Big Furniture Stores that do national advertising? Or do you get better discounts at a small family owned furniture store that needs your business? It depends when you go! If you go when there’s major sales going on then you’re going to get the best deals at the big stores. But if you’re shopping and can’t wait til the next big Holiday, then you’re better of looking for a bargain with an owner operator.

Online or In Store

Big debate is going on about the future of shopping for furniture. The internet is massively changing the way people shop. Wayfair.com is probably the biggest online furniture company but they opened the door for so many others now to compete especially now that Amazon is allowing stores to sell on their marketplace. Even though it is convenient, online furniture shopping can be frustrating for many and there are still limitations to how big the furniture is. Some companies are biting the bullet and paying the extremely high fees to transfer furniture throughout the country but that isn’t sustainable until logistics improve.

Travel to a Destination Furniture Store

If you’re serious about your furniture shopping, then you may decide to travel across the country or some travel to other countries believe it or not! Wealthy people will do whatever it takes to get the things they want so whether they travel themselves or send someone to shop for them, it’s certainly not a stretch for a prince in Dubai to visit furniture stores in Miami. On a more common note, celebrities and famous people usually travel to visit furniture stores in Miami, New York, and Italy.

 

 

If you would like some more guidance on how to begin shopping for furniture, send as an email atĀ admin@claphamsfurniture.com. We want to change the way that people learn how to shop for furniture so they can make the best decision for their home.

Happy Shopping!!!

 

Picking The Right Style Of Furniture For Your Home

 

Every home needs to be furnished. Unfortunately, it isn’t always easy to pick out the right furniture for your home. If you’re trying to pick out the perfect furniture for your house, you should keep these suggestions in mind.

Look At The Style Of Your Home

If you’re trying to select a style of furniture that will complement your home, you should take a closer look at the style of your house. If you live in a modern home, you’ll probably want to choose modern furniture. If you live in a more traditional property, traditional furniture is going to be a better choice. You should seek out furniture that is a natural fit for your home.

Find Furniture That Is Budget Friendly

You should make sure you can comfortably afford the furniture that you are buying. It’s a good idea to set a budget before you go furniture shopping. If your budget is tight, you might want to invest in one or two statement pieces in a style that you like. You can decorate the rest of your home with cheaper pieces. You’d be surprised by how much you can stretch your budget if you shop with care.

Seek Out Furniture That Suits Your Lifestyle

When you’re picking out furniture, you should think about how you will be using it. If you have pets, you’ll want to find furniture that is easy to clean. If you spend a lot of time lounging around, you’ll want to find comfortable furniture. You should find furniture that looks great, but you should also try to find furniture that you will enjoy using.

Picking out the right furniture for your home isn’t as difficult as you might think. As long as you know what to look for, you should be able to find furniture that you’ll love.