Your home is a reflection of your lifestyle and personality.
When you equip your home with high end furniture, it tends exude a luxurious, sophisticated and comforting feeling. By combining quality interior design with high-end furniture you can turn any space into an elegant and luxurious ambiance.
The process of furnishing a home is no easy task, in fact its proven to be quite a nightmare for many. Buying the furniture is part of the investment of purchasing your home. The type of furniture you decide to opt for can dramatically change the way your household looks, selling/renting price and also determines for how long it lasts.
In this article we will give a brief overview of what to consider when furnishing your home and highlight some of the best furniture stores in Malta.
4 Crucial Tips to Consider when buying Furniture
- Measurements – This seems obvious at first, however, there are many people who do not manage to take measurements properly. The size of your interior will determine what type and style of furniture you can put in your home. If you do not have the original site plan, get a measuring tape and record your household measurements before you go shopping for furniture.
- Quality over quantity – Furniture is not a product that you can replace easily or purchase every month. Thus, it is crucial that when you invest in your furniture, you go for quality materials. This is likely to end up being slightly more expensive, however, will reward you in the future with less breakages and maintenance costs.
- Take your time – Buying furniture isn’t something you should do in a hurry. Invest time in seeing the right furniture stores and decide on which option is best for you. Avoid being impulsive and try to find the finest pieces within your budget.
- Think long term – If you buy your furniture from the right place, it is likely to last you for some years. When purchasing, think in the long term so you would not need to replace within a couple of months/years. Take into consideration your ‘future plans’, whether you plan to have children, storage requirements and practicality.
Top Furniture Stores in Malta
Valley Road, Msida
‘The name was chosen because we believe that one percent of the population is truly sensitive to the intricacies of design, detail and quality. And we are certainly a part of that demographic – as are many of our customers.’
Onepercent Group has three showrooms offering luxury and quality furniture brands to equip your home. The group been established since 2009 and was awarded the exclusive reseller status of high-end Poliform products, a luxurious and leading brand in Italy. Apart from Poliform, other globally renowned brands found at Onepercent group are Porada and Flou, offering prestigious kitchens, living, bedrooms and ample furniture solutions.
Onepercent group also offers its clients project management and consultancy. You can rest assured, that when shopping in one of their showrooms, you will be met with a wealth of experience and passion in the field.
Mill Street, Qormi
One of the oldest and largest furniture stores in Malta. Joinwell was founded back in 1947 where it started by repairing doors and apertures that were damaged by the war. At a later stage, the founders started manufacturing furniture and also importing some of the best furniture brands from Europe.
In 2008, Joinwell moved to a 4000 square meter showroom in Qormi, with the objective to provide its clients with the ultimate enjoyable shopping experience. The striking modern design of the showroom is home to some of the most prestigious furniture brands and gives an insight into the world of Joinwell.
When shopping at Joinwell, their consultants will assist you with designing and planning your home to perfection. They pride themselves with having friendly, professional and experienced personnel that will guide you in making the right choices when furnishing your home.
Valley Road, Msida
A family owned business with over 40 years of experience in manufacturing and selling furniture. Domestica is a furniture store with a simple philosophy when it comes to selling furniture, ‘furniture is a personal matter, and the people at Domestica take furniture personally.’ They strive to provide full satisfaction to their clients by giving their professional insight for buying the right furniture.
In previous years, the group focused solely on manufacturing high quality, tailor-made and durable furniture to its clients, however, over the years, Domestica also started to import some of the most prestigious furniture brands.
Nowadays, Domestica imports the majority of its furniture from Berloni, an Italian high-end brand that had been working with the group for over 30 years. Apart from that, Domestica still produces its own furniture for clients with specific needs.
The group received many awards from retail outlets, hotels and other entities for their personalised and tailor made furniture.
Msida Road, Birkirkara
A one stop furniture shop for all your home furnishing needs. The place where you can make a house feel like a warm home. At Living Concept, you can find quality and an unrivalled collection of furniture imported from Europe including a wide range of kitchens, living, bedrooms, flooring, loose furniture and much more.
The sales associates in the showroom are trained to give you the utmost satisfying experience when it comes to choosing your furniture. They have ample experience in the sector and will suggest the best options in line with your vision.
At Living Concept you can find prices ranging from moderate to high-end and the furniture selection includes both classic and modern styles. The company caters for high end projects but also for small domestic requirements.