Bespoke furniture provides many different benefits for buyers. Primarily, bespoke furniture provides you with the chance to own high quality and unique items for your home. By doing so, you can enjoy a much higher level of customisation, and enjoy an increased amount of personal style, compared to the flat pack and readymade furniture that typically appears in people’s homes. Other reasons for buying bespoke furniture include the ability to specify furniture for different rooms, or to produce a consistent overall decor, and the prospect of competitive pricing and budgeting through control over designs.
Higher Quality and Unique Pieces
Compared to flat pack wood furniture, bespoke furniture tends to be hand crafted from much higher quality materials. Oak and mahogany can be used to produce furniture that can provide durable style for your home over time, while being less resistant to rot and general wear and year. At the same time, investing in bespoke furniture means that you will come to own a unique item that will increase in value for resale, rather than become a problem to move and resell, as is often the case with flat pack and premade furniture that you can’t hold onto when moving house.
One of the main reasons for buying bespoke furniture is that it can be customised in multiple ways. Primarily, a customised piece of furniture can be fitted to unusual spaces, and can also be measured and hand crafted to provide the right sense of proportion for particular rooms. At the same time, bespoke furniture can be made to suit different shapes and sizes, and can be finished in different colours. Doing so means that you can have a much greater level of control over the final look and quality of the furniture you buy.
Reflecting Personal Style
Bespoke furniture provides many more options than flatpack furniture for suiting your personal style. This might take the form of a particular size, colour, or type of furniture for specific rooms. You may also want to help put together furniture that will go with the overall decor of your home, with the advantage of being able to be creative when it comes to the particular use and look of items.
Multiple Types for Different Rooms
Another reason for buying bespoke furniture is that you can either vary different items and styles across a home, or produce a consistent look through a single style of furniture through materials, shapes, and sizes. In terms of varying furniture, you may want to alternate between wooden furniture for interiors and metal and stainless steel items that can be used outdoors. The same variation can also be used for office furniture, which can be made and measured for particular sizes.
Just because furniture is bespoke, it doesn’t have to be significantly more expensive than any other kind of furniture. Pricing can be competitive, and can come down to how much you can budget for specific materials and sizes. Again, the customisation enabled by bespoke furniture, and the responsibilities you can take over the design process, means that you can negotiate over exactly how much you want to spend on particular items.
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Patrick Hegarty is a home makeover enthusiast, specializing in the perfect theme for your personality and preferences throughout your home. One of his favourite parts of a house is the furniture and how bespoke furniture can bring a room alive.