How to Choose the Right Sofa

Shopping for a new sofa can be a frustrating process. For most people, when they narrow down price range, style and size decisions, the choice is actually not as simple as it seemed at the beginning of the process.

Making the whole ordeal as clear-cut as possible is key to a furniture buying process that is quick, easy and yields the dream sofa for the buyer.  England Furniture invites you to consider the information in this article and to explore our line of England Furniture sofas.

Consider the Dimensions of the Space

Of course, the first consideration has to be the space in the room where the sofa is meant to go. Sofa buyers have to consider space and orientation issues thoroughly to get an idea of the possible dimensions of the furniture, and how it fits into the layout of a room.

When it comes to buying all the furniture for one room at one time, the buyer should take the necessary time to consider possible combinations. If a sofa is meant to be purchased in addition to other furniture, it’s better to stay with smaller pieces. If the sofa is bought to be the main piece of furniture for a room, an England Furniture sectional may be the way to go.

For help with the dimensions, learn about the England Furniture Room Planner.

England Furniture Room Planner

Think About Utility

After getting a rough idea of the size and orientation of a potential new sofa, it’s time to think about how the piece will be primarily used. This can help further determine the shape of the sofa, as well as the upholstery, and dimensions.

For example, if a sofa is going to be used as a centerpiece for social gatherings, maybe the buyer would consider a larger sectional that frames the central area of the room. Maybe it’s being purchased simply for the owner’s relaxation, in which case the buyer should make sure the couch is large enough and comfortable enough for napping and reading.

Don’t Forget About Aesthetics

While size, comfort and intended utility are important considerations, a new sofa has to fit the decor of the home that it’s intended to occupy. A prospective sofa buyer should consider the style and era of their other furniture, as well as the paint colors of the room in question to figure out what colors and styles to look for. Fortunately, England Furniture has hundreds of fabrics options in a wide range of patterns and colors!

All in all, the process of buying a new sofa can be potentially complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. Take the hassle out of the process by taking time to think about the various considerations involved, and go into the process with a few pieces in mind.







England Furniture to Attend 2016 Las Vegas Market

We’re getting ready for 2016 Las Vegas Furniture Market!  This market is the most comprehensive furniture, home décor & gift market in the Western United States. It is held twice a year, and thousands of retailers and designers come to Las Vegas Market to see what’s new, what’s hot, and to get ahead of trends for the coming season.

Come visit with us between January 24th – 28th!

Learn more about the Las Vegas Market


Seven Seals Award Presented to England Furniture


England Furniture has won the Seven Seals Award from the National Guard. The Seven Seals Award is in recognition of a significant individual or organizational achievement, initiative, or support that promotes and supports the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) mission, to include the efforts of the more than 4,700 volunteers who carry out ESGR’s mission across the Nation on a daily basis.

We are honored to receive this award and support our troops!


England Furniture Introduces the Lanie Collection

After you admire the decorative top stitching and optional nail head trim of the all leather England Furniture Lanie collection, you can sit back and relax. Get lost in the beauty and comfort of its flared roll arm, plush back, and small tapered leg. This style is available as a motion sectional, double reclining sofa, double reclining loveseat and reclining chair to complete any room.  All of our motion pieces are available with an upgraded power mechanism.  See our England Furniture Manning collection for fabric cover options.


England Furniture Introduces Larae & Noe Ottomans

The England Furniture Larea ottoman is an all leather accent piece perfect for any home. This traditional style has a modern are with the unique nail head design, top stitching, and turned wooden leg. Customize this piece with the leather of your choice and have it in your home in 30 days or less! See Noe for alternate cover options.

What Does Your Furniture Say About You?

Just like your fashion style or your taste in food, music, movies the furniture you choose says a lot about you. Do you prefer a traditional look or do you prefer a modern aesthetic?  What are you color choices?  Do you arrange this symmetrically or asymmetrically?  All the answers to these questions reveals a bit about your personality.

England Furniture loves to know who their customers are and what they love.  If we entered your living room what would we see and want to do you think your choices say about you?

England Furniture Reviews Trawick Pompei Fabric and Color of the Year – Marsala


Welcome to the final post in our series about Marsala: the 2015 Pantone Color of the Year.  Introducing our new Trawick Pompei fabric.  Trawick Pompei is made from 100% polyester, it has a Southwestern cover type, and it includes hints of the color marsala.  Check out Trawick Pompei fabric online or visit your local England Furniture dealer to see it up close!

Online appearances of fabrics may not be representative of the actual manufactured product. Be sure to visit your local England Furniture dealer to view this fabric swatch in person and experience the beauty of Marsala.

College Students Studio Apartment Solution

Living college life can be hard at times. College years typically mean little income and most students tend to live in a studio apartment due to concerns about costs.  This scenario means, of course, that your bedroom is also your living room. That can challenging when you want to entertain, but you don’t want to have to seat people on your bed.


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England Furniture Monroe Sleeper Sofa

England Furniture has the perfect solution for this problem. With our high-quality sleeper sofa’s you can transform your apartment in seconds. When your guests come over you can easily fold up you bed and turn it into a beautiful comfortable sofa. You no longer have to be embarrassed to have anyone over due to lack of seating.  Now you can truly enjoy having company over. Our sleeper sofas range in size from twin mattresses to queen size mattresses. They also come in leather, fabric, or microfiber. With England Furniture’s variety of colors and styles you’re sure to find the England Furniture sleeper sofa that best fits your needs.


England Furniture Reviews Roman Cinnamon Fabric and Color of the Year – Marsala


Check out our new England Furniture Roman Cinnamon fabric!  This fabric is inspired by Marsala and is the perfect choice for many of our England Furniture offerings.

Online appearances of fabrics may not be representative of the actual manufactured product. Be sure to visit your local England Furniture dealer to view this fabric swatch in person and experience the beauty of Marsala.

England Furniture Reviews Improvise Revlon Fabric and Color of the Year – Marsala










Experience the beauty and majesty of Marsala – 2015 Pantone Color of the Year – in our new, England Furniture Improvise Revlon fabric.  Improvise Revlon has a Chenille Plain cover type, it is made from 70% Polypropylene and 30% Polyester, and it looks stunningly beautiful on many of our England Furniture offerings.

Online appearances of fabrics may not be representative of the actual manufactured product. Visit your local England Furniture dealer to view this fabric swatch and experience the beauty of Marsala in person.