Published at Thursday, October 12th 2017. by Calandre in Apartment.
If you are making plans to upgrade your existing furniture at home, you might want to opt for pieces with high gloss finish. The high gloss furniture will make a room seem much bigger as well as create a contemporary décor with a sense of light. You can get this effect in day or night settings because of the shiny reflective gloss surface, even if you choose furniture pieces with darker finishes. Currently, most contemporary homes feature this latest trend of furniture with all the pieces in shiny and high reflective finish. Just imagine how your interior designs will look with furniture pieces with super smooth and high polished finishes ranging from high gloss entertainment center, sleek white cabinets to elegant wardrobes. With these pieces in a modern apartment or house, you will get a stunning contemporary look.
The concept behind rent-to-own is simple - rent-to-own companies rent items, usually furniture, appliances, electronics and computers, with the condition that the item will be owned by the renter if the term of rent is completed. Rent-to-own contracts are generally written for a 12-, 18- or 24-month term, with weekly, bi-weekly or monthly payments. Since the rent-to-own agreement is a lease, as opposed to a credit sale, no interest is charged and most stores do not require a credit check, making it a popular choice with people who have no or poor credit history.
Moreover, what with todays stress on sustainable practices, many German furniture designers use materials such as wood and bamboo in their furniture. These are renewable resources that are stronger than many of the metal and plastic furniture pieces that are out in the market today. Because of such practices, German furniture designers can continue their business for a far longer time. If you are interested in modern furniture, especially German designs, consult with furniture retailers in your area. You need to know what theme you are going for, whether you are looking to refurnish your house or move into a new apartment. You also might want to look online and read through different catalogs so that you can see all the options available to you. With simple lines and sturdy furniture, you will surely have a house or apartment that you can call your own.
We get asked a lot about the wood and construction that is used in hotel furniture and how to tell low quality furniture from high quality furniture. In a lot of cases, you get what you pay for but with furniture prices going lower across the board from lower overseas labor rates, sometimes good items are not that much more expensive than lower quality furniture. Here I am going to tell you about low quality furniture and what to check for. We all know of the running joke about some manufacturers and their "easy" at home assembly with the hundreds of screws, boards and dowels and mostly undecipherable directions. These types of items, called RTA or ready to assemble are not built with quality in mind, most of the time, they are used because they are compact and if you are shipping the items in a shipping container you can get a lot of boxes stacked on top of each other. While these items may be suitable for home use, for long term hotel use they typically cannot stand the wear and tear of high volume usage. Over time, a lot of these designs sag, twist and contort and need to be replaced. So your first question to ask is, is the hotel furniture already assembled?
By spending a little time taking measurements of the spaces you need to buy apartment size furniture for, you can avoid the hassle and frustration of buying apartment furniture that does not fit your space. Once you have your dimensions, enjoy shopping for your apartment and creating a home in which you can relax and enjoy. Designing an apartment to meet your needs and show your sense of style is fun and easy if you know what furniture and sizes to look for, so take out your measuring tape, take your dimensions down and start creating the perfect space for you.
Once you find if the item is preassembled, you can double check the materials that were used. A sign of lower quality is the use of laminates instead of real hard wood. As an example, typically you can tell the difference in flooring from a laminated wood over a hard wood. Next, if the wood is not actually wood instead it is a particle board or MDF (medium density fiber board, somewhat like particle board) that cuts down on the construction material costs, lowers your price but typically reduces the quality of the piece. So your second question should be what are the materials in this hotel furniture?