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3 Benefits of Buying Used Office Furniture

May 11, 2017
3 Benefits of Buying Used Office Furniture

The Web is full of finds. Often, companies do not think about getting used furniture for their office. But, think again, you can find furniture of very good quality and at affordable costs. You will be able to furnish your place of work very easily, while choosing products to your taste. In this article, we detail the advantages of purchasing used office furniture.

1- Reuse and Recover Furniture

Over the last few years, upcycling and reusing have become hugely popular and for good reason. It’s not only an easy way to help the environment but recovering used furniture is a great way to save some money on buying brand new pieces. Venture into an antique or vintage store; they'll usually have an array of desks, tables and chairs, with lots of potential. Sometimes, a few brush strokes are enough to bring them back to life. Then, if you need the same type of item in several quantities, you can opt, for example, for offices of different styles. This will create a completely new design for your office.

2- Helps the Environment

By rescuing used furniture you’re preventing it from ending up in a landfill. It's also environmentally friendly since the more you reuse, the less you’re buying into large manufacturers that make countless products on a daily basis and pollute their surroundings. You’ll decrease your carbon footprint. If you’re unsure of where to buy eco-friendly furniture then look no further then Crites & Riddell, which are a local company that specialize in furniture solutions.

3- Customize Your Furniture

Used furniture has that vintage appeal which will add some character to your office. If you feel like upgrading your vintage furniture, then there are many ways to personalize the pieces to fit into your space. Give the wood a clean and a fresh coat of varnish or paint. Change the handles and fix any squeaky hinges so the drawers open and close with ease. Add on new shelves or compartments. In short, any improvement will allow you to match your furniture to your taste and your needs.


Reducing your purchase costs for new furniture, helping the environment, customizing your offices are just a few advantages. If you want to buy used furniture that is easy to assemble, think of Crites & Riddell. During May, we have a sale that will save you a lot of money. Enjoy our sale of office furniture in demonstration and used in liquidation from 50 to 90% off!


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