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What’s new at Best Furniture Gallery? Summer is right around the corner, and with it comes a whole new season’s worth of changes at Best Furniture Gallery. According to Craig Reis, who owns Best Furniture Gallery with his wife Carolynn, “We had our best year ever in 2012, and the first few months of 2013 have started out just as strong.” Even though there are plenty of comfortable places to sit in their large and inviting showroom, they are not content to rest. “We’re always trying to think of new and exciting ways to offer our customers the experience, products and services that they have come
The mezzanine before the renovation. PROVIDED PHOTOS
to expect from us,” said Carolynn.
The Design Loft moves to mezzanine
The most notable change will be visible to customers the moment they enter the showroom. The Design Loft is now
located on the mezzanine level. The move included a complete renovation of the mezzanine which, according to Craig, was long overdue. “We had so much success with The Design Loft in the back of the store
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The mezzanine today. In-Home Design Consultant Linda Barbian added features such as a faux brick wall with sconces, a faux tin ceiling, a mural and repurposed old gate iron. At The Design Loft, you will find a look that will work in your home. PROVIDED PHOTOS
that we decided to bring it front and center and incorporate more furniture pieces into the presentation,” Craig said. Now, a customer can
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walk through the doors of Best, and within a few minutes, get a snapshot of what they can look forward to seeing during the rest of their shopping experience. The renovation included a complete redo of the walls, ceilings and floors, and includes some signature touches customers have come to expect from Best.
Best’s features inspire customers
“We like to get our customer’s creative juices flowing, so InHome Design Consultant Linda Barbian added some unique features like a faux brick wall with sconces, faux tin ceiling, and a mural where we were able to re-purpose an old iron gate that we had laying around on our property,” said Craig. For those not familiar with The Design Loft, it’s a unique space unlike any other in the area. “The Design Loft is our store-within-a-store concept ... with lots of decorative items, one-ofa-kind pieces, gift items and seasonal offerings,” explained Craig. See FURNITURE, Page 9
May 30, 2013