Making Important Choices When Buying Amish Furniture
Buying Amish furniture is a wonderful way to improve the look of your home, both inside and out. This type of furniture also is so durable that it becomes family heirlooms that are handed down for generations to come. Once you see the true quality and beauty of Amish pieces, it is hard to settle for anything else.
When you are buying furniture in Columbus Ohio it is good to know that you can find Amish furniture here. In fact, at Amish Originals Furniture Co. we offer furnishings for every room of your home including the great outdoors. We actually work with more than 70 families in nearby Amish communities in order to have your pieces expertly handcrafted.
Before making your selections though, here are a few points to consider:
- Pieces should be built to order — Aside from picking up a single already-built piece or two, usually you should be getting your items built to order. While this takes slightly longer, it is well worth the wait. In addition to choosing the pieces and the style, you should also be able to choose the wood and the final finish.
- Bring in your samples —In order to make the right choices for your wood or finish, you will have to keep your home in mind. While wood is easy to pair with almost any color or look, you should still bring color swatches for fabrics or paint samples to match to your choices.
- Keep your space in mind as well — For interior rooms, you should bring important measurements to make sure the pieces you choose will fit correctly. There are even apps for most mobile devices these days that can help you plan furniture placement in a room. You need to know before you get it home where each piece should go and make sure it fits without blocking walkways or doorways.
- Know what to expect — While the price tag that comes with quality wood furniture will be slightly elevated compared to other furniture materials, the end result makes it all worthwhile. Not only does this furniture look superior to other types of furniture, but it will withstand the test of time. This means the investment you put in now will give you furniture that can last for years to come. The same cannot be said for the majority of other materials other types of furniture can be crafted from.
Just the process that goes into making Amish furniture alone is worth having it for. Often times three generations of the same Amish family will work together to make the furniture that ends up in your home. The time-honored traditional techniques that go into crafting each piece are also part of the process that should be appreciated.
The process uses only hand tools and even details such as dovetailing are done by hand. To get an idea of how amazing the pieces are, stop by and take a look at our showroom today. You will quickly see why buying Amish furniture has become so popular.
Amish Originals has everything you will need to turn your home from ordinary to extraordinary. Stop in and take a look at what we have to offer. You may walk out with a whole new home that will make your friends envious of you.
Visit our store at:
38 North State Street
Westerville, OH 43081
Mon: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Tue: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Wed: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Thur: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Fri: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Sat: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Also by appointment