Guide To Buying And Choosing The Right Furniture

Guide To Buying And Choosing The Right Furniture

Isn’t furniture just amazing? Furniture can instantly give you comfort as soon as you walk in. It can change the look of a place drastically. It is also a great way of making use of empty or open space. I know it can be hard to find the exact furniture you want or the colors you need to match. This is the guide to buying and choosing the right furniture. Below is some more information on furniture.

How to choose furniture

When choosing the furniture, you should first consider whether it’s for indoors or outdoors. The outdoor and indoor furniture should be different. Notice that the color of the wall should match the colors of the furniture.

First analyse your free space. How much space do you have? Divide the space evenly and decide on what will go where? Do you need a sofa? A couch? A chair? A coffee table? Which one is more important to you? Once you figure out what you want, you figure out how you want to feel in those areas. Comfy? Energized? Relaxed? Etc. Using handcrafted materials is wonderful too because they add a fashionable and stylish look to your home or office.

Different colors can set a precise mood. Mixing bright popping colors like yellow, green with beige and white give off a cozy and cool feeling and add tranquility to a room. So the colors used in decorating a room are important.

Lights are a great way to add an inviting and comfortable vibe to a room. They can also set a relaxing mood by wrapping them around a mirror, strung from the ceiling, outdoor space. The lights that can be used to beautify the room are lamps, fairy lights and LED lights. Fairy and LED lights can be used more safely, with remote control making it easier to use and still look pretty. 

Where to buy furniture in Rwanda

There are many places to buy beautiful furniture in Rwanda. There are diverse ways in which you can choose the one that fits your personality and the vibe you want to set for your home, room or office. You can either buy from furniture stores or from websites. Below are furniture stores and online websites where individuals can purchase what they like.

Furniture Stores:

  • Fine furniture
  • Simba furniture
  • Rwanda furniture
  • Qilan furniture
  • Green fighter
  • Wood master
  • Chez John expo world furniture


How to make your own furniture

If you do not want to buy furniture, you could learn how to make your own furniture. Well with a few tools and enough time it won’t be difficult.

Making your own furniture will save you a lot of money, and since you will be using real wood, will stay with you for a much longer time. You are not always satisfied with the furniture you buy. You will always wish it was maybe 4 inches taller or shorter, lighter, darker etc. So when you’re building your own furniture, you can get exactly what you want.

While making your own furniture, you can increase your creativity and expertise. You will also appreciate your own piece more and you can fix it as well if it breaks. Below are a few tools you might need when doing so;

  • Tape measure
  • Yardstick
  • Grid paper
  • Scratch pad
  • Pencil
  • Painters tape

Now you can start by planning. Read the plans carefully and familiarize yourself with the whole process you will do. This is an important thing to do before buying or cutting any wood. You have to ensure you take on a project you know you can handle and is easy for you.

Make a list of everything. Double check the list to make sure nothing is missing. You write down what you want to build and what you will need.

Plan the wood cut list. This means going through all the wood you have and check where exactly you have to cut. When cutting, the wood should be straight and flat. The table tops must be even, smooth and flat. The rest of them should be squared. 

When gluing pieces together make sure all of it does not come out. Push the wood together but make sure it’s not too hard. Let it dry overnight. Clean up properly and take a break.

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