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Everyone needs a sofa, and for many households, there is a need for more than one. When sofas become worn, uncomfortable, or just outdated, buyers can buy sofas online to get the widest selection of new models possible. With an online selection, the virtual store doesn't have to limit selection to what will fit in the store. More sofas are on display, and they don't have to be region favorites to be available. Buyers can find things that are rarely available in their own regions and do it all from the comfort of home. Loungers, loveseats, sectionals and more are all available in fabric and leather.

The Pros:

1.It does take a while to go out and walk around large stores to look at all the sofas and other items of furniture.
2.When visiting a whole bunch of separate retailers online one has to bookmark all the separate urls, jot down prices on a notepad, and try to remember which sofas were seen on which pages, and so on.
3. Variety is the spice of life as they say, and a sofa comparison website offers that variety right in front of you. With a greater range of products to choose from one is almost spoilt for choice.
4. Value for money. Many websites have exclusive voucher codes which allows the user to snap up a bargain.
5. Information. The online review system allows web surfers to read up on prospective sofas before purchase.

The cons:
The main drawback of buying a sofa online is that one can't sit on it to try it out. One has to go by the reviews to ascertain the firmness or sponginess of the cushions and so on.

For more information on how to how to choose the best sofa online you can find it at - http://buy-a-sofa.blogspot.com.../04/corner-sofa.html


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Beware of buying a sofa online.
What looked good was so uncomfortable and my guests kept sliding to the front.
We had to give it away and buy a new sofa. Lost a fortune. Never again.
I am going to sit on that sofa and know how it feels before I ever entertain buying online again.
 
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Looks like an advertizement to me.

I too like to sit on any furniture I purchase.


Think this is second post about buying a sofa on line, but this is monosilver's first post.

ETA: Yep, on page 2.

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Strings

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I would never buy a sofa on line. It is generally a high ticket item that undergoes lots of use. It should be a fairly long term investment. Also, the adults in the family should test it's comfort level, quality of materials and construction, warranties, store polices, etc. You have more recourse should a problem occur if you deal with local retailers too. Once you've checked the sofa out in person, you can always negotiate the price if you find a better price for the same item on line. Just print out the page and speak to the store owner or manager.
 
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