One of the many reasons furniture shopping is considered an easy task is because you can ‘try before you buy.’ Since you can physically feel and experience the product you may/may not purchase, trying out furniture is simple and can even prove to be calming to the mind. The most precise way of testing out chairs, sofas, etc. is by doing what it is intended for, that is, sitting. By being seated in a piece of furniture, you can have a clearer picture of what your preferences are.
Sure, it is much easier to shop for furniture by visiting a store but with time, everything has evolved including the way you shop. By choosing to buy furniture online, you are giving yourself enough time to evaluate all your options which can prevent making hasty decisions. With this being said, the main issue still remains- How do you test a sofa if you can’t sit on it? The answer is to ‘ASK’:
A: At the end of the day, furniture is a commodity and therefore purchasing it over the internet is similar to buying any other product online. Since personal inspection of the fixture is not an alternative, you are left to make a verdict based on the limited information that is provided on the web platform. Sofas form an important part of any room or living space and you probably spend a lot of your time lounging on your sofa set. A key point to keep in mind while purchasing sofas online is to thoroughly go through the data given on the website and to contact the seller in case you have any queries. Reviews and ratings that are left by people who have bought the same product earlier are also a good way of making an informed decision as buyers mostly describe details of the products as well as information on whether the product delivered was exactly like it was showcased on the site.
S: Specifications and particulars are significant to understand when it comes to buying online sofas. Details such as the size and dimensions of the sofa you are planning to purchase are the first to be answered to have a definite idea of where to place and how to make room for the sofa in your existing spaces. Another essential requirement is the type of material the piece is made of and how durable it is. This will indicate whether the sofa set is comfortable to sit on for a long period of time.
K: Keeping in mind the above-mentioned points, it is imperative to have some knowledge of the seller, brand as well as the vendor from the website you are purchasing furniture from. Find out whether the seller has a good reputation in the market in terms of business dealings and if they are rated highly. If the seller answers your queries and replies to feedback, it indicates that there is transparency. Lastly, delivery options and warranty policies on sofa sets are an equally important factor to consider to make sure you receive value for your money even before making a transaction.
At HOF, we understand that purchasing sofas online is a risky and difficult process. All our sofas are made from high density foam and are designed in Italy so that you do not have to worry about how it appears and feels. In addition, we have zero delivery charges and a 5-year warranty policy on all our sofas. Visit shop.hofindia.com NOW!