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swampdawg
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Baton Rouge, LA
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Good places to buy a sectional sofa

The girlfriend and I are looking to buy a sectional sofa for our house. I am not an experienced furniture buyer - most stuff I've had in the past has been given to me.

Where should we start looking for one of these things? We are not rich, so some of the really expensive stores are out.


LaBR4
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Baton Rouge
Member since Sep 2005
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Rooms to Go has normal quality stuff for reasonable prices IMHO


Steauxn
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Port Neches, TX
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
furniture store

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The Sad Banana
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
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Rooms to Go has normal quality stuff for reasonable prices IMHO


karmapol1ce
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A man more eviler than Skeletor.
Member since Feb 2005
46615 posts

re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
just a little throw in swampy. every person i know with a sectional has ended up regretting it. sofa and chairs is the way ftw!

ETA: make me some beer.


Madmanmike
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Laffy
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Discount Furniture in Laffy. Quality furniture sold at discounted prices. On Cameron st.


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Sprung
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Dillards if they're having a sale. They'll have $3000 sectionals for half off.


Steauxn
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Port Neches, TX
Member since Dec 2007
18597 posts

re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
is there a Home Furniture in BR? I think there is one in Laffy. You can get a nice leather sectional from $1000 and up.

ETA Home Furniture on Airline
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Boudreaux35
BR
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
I would advise against a sectional. The problem is there is no way to re-arrange it.


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jojothetireguy
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Live out in Coconut Grove
Member since Jan 2009
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Rooms to go does not have that good of quality. Numerous people i have talked to have had problems including myself. I bought a sectional that broke once and had to have the leather repaired twice. Although the price was good, i was just pissed off at the fact that i spent a good amount of money for something that broke within a few weeks. The repair man, when he came to fix the wood frame even mentioned that this was not built the way it should've been built.

Also the cushions didn't hold up for the year i had it.

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is there a Home Furniture in BR


yes there is but i lost all hope in them when the guy told me that i had to take the ugly arse pillows with it because it was a set and it came off the boat that way
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nacho24
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El Palo Rojo
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Havertys is legit and not extremely expensive


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CE Tiger
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Metairie
Member since Jan 2008
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
ashley furniture

also you can get some steals at
American Factory Direct


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swampdawg
Georgia Fan
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Nov 2007
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
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just a little throw in swampy. every person i know with a sectional has ended up regretting it. sofa and chairs is the way ftw!

ETA: make me some beer.


Well, we are both in favor of getting one at this point. If I changed my tune at this point, it woul dcause unnecessary strife. I need to decide when to pick my battles.

No beer at the moment - the moving stuff has consumed all my time.


MemphisTiger
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& LSU Fan
Member since Nov 2006
3380 posts

re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Only sectionals I like are from Bassett. Life time warranty on frames and unlimited customization options. 5 year fabric warranty too!


Bussemer
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
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Bassett

Or Pottery Barn.


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ccla
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jojothetireguy
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Live out in Coconut Grove
Member since Jan 2009
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
just try to get one that you can adjust the chaise part to the left or right. I had a sectional and then switched to traditional sofa/loveseat/chair and now i want another sectional, but a smaller one


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Tiger n Miami AU83
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Miami
Member since Oct 2007
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
Haverty's and Ashleys are the two best bets for moderate (but not cheap, esp Ashleys) prices and quality stuff.

Rooms to go is cheaper, but the quality is much lower. Seems like 1/3rd of people who buy from Rooms to Go have issues with the furniture.

Oh yeah, I would put City Furniture as above Rooms to Go in quality and about the same in price. Maybe the best compromise if there is one in BR.
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bayoudude
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Houma
Member since Dec 2007
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
I bought mine at Ashley four years ago.
It has no arm rests between the ends and has a sofa sleeper on one end and a reclining seat on the other. It is the size of two full size sofas with a wedge in the middle. Got the sectional and matching recliner for $1800. Dark chocolate leather.


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bryso
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The Real Death Valley
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re: Good places to buy a sectional sofa
overstock.com


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