Shubert Design Furniture
St. Louis' first name in fine home furnishings since 1980.

161 Gaywood Dr.

Ballwin, MO 63021

Buying The Right Furniture For You in St. Louis Missouri


In terms of purchases, furniture can often be quite expensive. Whether it is something for your dining room or a new bed, you need to be educated on what you are purchasing and ensure you get the best possible quality. With a sensible approach you will find what is best suited to your needs.


A good example of this are tables, chairs and other items that can be assembled yourself. While the flatpack option may be cheaper it is important to be honest with yourself. You ought to know if you are confident enough to put things together without the need for people to come round and do it for you. Any savings you make from spending less on a table or chair can often be cancelled out by time wasted and frustration when you cannot put the item together.


Another alternative is to purchase from stores that produce the items themselves and customise them to your specific requirements. While this option may prove more expensive there is the major benefit that you can say what you require and how it will fit with the interior decoration of your home.


However you choose to purchase your items, please consider the room the furniture will fill. Before you go to a store measure the room and try to picture where a table, chair or any other item will go. You also need to consider what you may need to purchase to complement your new decor.


You also need to think about who you are getting them for. Some people may want to buy beds for their children. A temptation is often to buy something with the latest cartoon or other form of branding on it. The danger with this is that it can go quickly out of date. A better approach may be to choose brightly coloured painted furniture that can be repainted at a later date as they grow up.


For some people budget may be more important than for others. When budgeting for items it is important to look at both the long and short term costs. While it may cost more to get harder wearing solid wood in the short term in the long term it is less likely that this particular type of furniture will need to be replaced. We always recommend buying the best quality that you can afford.


Environmental issues are also increasingly something that people think about when buying items in furniture stores. If this is a concern to you do not be afraid to ask sales assistants where their materials are sourced from. Ideally this ought to be something clearly specified in their catalogues and advertising.


There are a number of stores and websites where you can buy furniture in St. Louis Missouri. We want to earn your business. Come by our showroom, or pick up the phone to speak with one of our knowledgable sales consultants. We will make sure you get the best deal for your needs and budget.


At Shubert, our experts will help you choose the right living room furniture for your home.

Visit Shubert Design Furniture Today!

Sales associates in Shubert's are willing to help with selecting the right furniture pieces. Finding the right furniture in St Louis is important when upgrading the current decor or moving into a new home.


Call 636-394-2220 today to set up a home visit or to plan your visit to our St. Louis Furniture showroom at 161 Gaywood in Manchester MO.

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