A lot of us write off the idea of buying furniture online because it seems too risky.
How do you know the piece will work in your home if you haven’t had a chance to see it first?
You’ll be feel comfortable to buy furniture and home accessories online after reading this article.
Tips Before Buying
Measuring is the most important component of buying furniture.
When you have an item you want to buy, read over the product listing to find the dimensions.
Then, use measured-out painter’s tape or string to build a layout of how it will look in your home.
If your furniture is coming to you already assembled, you need to measure any relevant doorways
and stairways to make sure you can actually get it to where it’s supposed to go.
Most of our furniture are made of solid wood, wood joined at ends and corners,
the drawer pulls all the way out, latches properly, and then shuts evenly.
Let your lifestyle determine what colors and fabrics you choose.
For example, I have a large, hyper dog constantly climbing on the furniture.
If I brought home a white suede couch, it would be torn apart and stained in minutes.
If you have kids or pets, stick with dark colors and stain-resistant tough fabrics like linen or tweed.