Sugar House Furniture offers quality crafted wooden furniture for a variety of homeowners. Our pieces are built to last, but sometimes furniture needs to be replaced to work well. Below are some tips to know when it is the best time to upgrade your furniture.
Upgrading your furniture can help to elevate your home for a more affordable price. Furniture is there to serve the user, help keep you comfortable, and protect your valuables. Quality furniture helps you feel comfortable in your home and makes daily living much easier.
Inspect The Structure Of The Furniture
The biggest indicator of when to replace furniture is if it is no longer structurally sound. If your furniture has broken parts, is teetering, has unsafe parts, or can no longer hold items, it is best to replace it.
For items like tables or chairs, it may be easier to determine when the furniture is no longer usable. But for beds, dressers, sofas, ottomans, or lamps, it may take more research to determine if spending the money on new furniture is worth the investment. It is a good rule of thumb to not wait until the furniture breaks or malfunctions to upgrade your furniture. This could lead to injury or other damage that could have been avoided.
Is The Piece Comfortable?
As modern people in modern homes, the biggest thing your furniture should accomplish is keeping your home comfortable and stylish. Comfortable and plush furniture will elevate the look of your home and help it to look lived in. Furniture is a simple way to show off your personality and greet your guests with a homey feeling.
When your piece is not serving the needs of your home design, is not comfortable to sit or lay on, or has been ruined by kids or pets, this is a good time to upgrade your furniture.
What To Do With Old Furniture?
Getting rid of old furniture to make way for the new can be a daunting task. Homeowners or renters that are looking to invest in new furniture have a few options to choose from when it comes to removing old furniture including, selling, donating, recycling, or simply trashing. Depending on the material and condition of old furniture, you may be able to make some money back from it. Pieces in good condition that you no longer need or no longer want can be sold for a small profit.
When you upgrade your furniture it can also be a good time to give back. Other pieces that may have small damage or only a good few years left could be donated to a thrift store. These places can often help those who can not afford new furniture at the time. Recycling furniture means that some parts of it can be reused for newly constructed pieces. This is most common in furniture pieces made of wood or metal.
Why Replacing Furniture Is Important
Broken, damaged, unhealthy, or unsafe furniture is just not worth the stress. Replacing furniture at the proper time will give you peace of mind when coming home. Your friends and family will have proper places to sit, and your children or pets will not be injured.
Damaged, stained, or ruined furniture is not safe to leave in your home. If you have experienced a fire or flood in your home, and much of your upholstery and wood furniture needs to be replaced. Other furniture can carry pathogens or bacteria that lead to illness in your home. Upgrade your furniture to items that do not causing turmoil in your home to improve the atmosphere in your home.
Investing in quality furniture pieces will ensure that they last for many years. Replacing furniture is not uncommon, but the better quality pieces you choose, the less you will need to upgrade your furniture.
Quality Pieces With Sugar House Furniture
Sugar House Furniture prides itself on crafting quality pieces that are built to last. Replacing furniture can be expensive and time-consuming. We take the guesswork out of buying furniture with our customer-focused showroom, multiple colors and designs, and a variety of pieces to choose from. No matter what furniture you are looking for, our team at Sugar House Furniture can assist you. Visit our showroom or website to see all we have to offer!