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3 Tips for Furnishing an Empty Home

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Working with an empty house gives you limitless possibilities for design opportunity. Before heading to the furniture store, make a plan for the furniture that you want. These tips will help you narrow down your furniture selection for your new home:

1. Start with the Basics

The first step to decorating a home is to purchase the furniture that you cannot live without. Find bedroom furniture like a bed and a dresser so you have a comfortable place to sleep and store clothing. Living room furniture like a sofa and loveseat give you a place to relax after a full day of unpacking. Equip yourself with a table where you can eat your meals. Starting with these basic pieces of furniture will help you lay a foundation for your new décor. 

2. Decide on a Style

As you start to choose bedroom, living room, and dining room furniture, think about what kind of design style you want for your home. For modern looks, try to keep your furniture and accessories simple and understated. Eclectic styles incorporate the best of a few different design schemes. However you want to decorate your house, your furniture is a huge part of it, so make sure to choose pieces that fit into your design aesthetic.

3. Do a Little at a Time

You should not rush when it comes to finding the perfect furnishings for your home. Take a few trips to the furniture store, and browse through the different styles. Giving yourself the time to decide what you really want ensures that you are buying furniture you love. Once you have the basics, be patient about finding the rest.

Design Center Furniture brings brand-name furniture to the residents of Orange County. With our great selection, you can find everything you need to furnish your home. For more information on our products, call (714) 288-9421.


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