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Buying Furniture Online: Fully Assembled or Unassembled?

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Buying Furniture Online:  Fully Assembled or Unassembled?

Why it makes sense to buy fully assembled furniture on-line. Whenever I tell people that my online business makes retro industrial furniture, the question I get asked the most is: “Is it delivered unassembled?”  What I feel like saying is “no, we’re not a Swedish big-box furniture store!” What I usually end up saying is something along the lines of “some of our pieces have over a hundred fasteners and need to be meticulously squared, levelled and painted, none of which we would expect our customers to do.”  “We’re not a Swedish big-box furniture store.” We’ve been so well trained by...

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Industrial Furniture Casters – Reinventing the Wheel

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Industrial Furniture Casters – Reinventing the Wheel

How industrial casters are finding their way into retro, vintage style furniture everywhere. By Jamie Filman, RetroWorks It used to be that there were two kinds of casters: there were the fragile little ceramic or wooden wheels on home and office furniture – think of your grandmother’s early 20th century chairs and desks - or the kind used in heavy industrial applications – everything from shopping carts to factory floor equipment. But what’s old is new again. In recent years, industrial casters have had a revival and are making their way into vintage industrial home and office furniture.  Casters have been...

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Holiday Wishes from RetroWorks

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Holiday Wishes from RetroWorks

Merry & Bright & Vintage Delights Warmest Holiday Wishes from RetroWorks  

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Take a Shelfie:
Low Cost and Hassle Free Shipping

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Take a Shelfie:<Br>Low Cost and Hassle Free Shipping

One of the many conveniences of shopping online is that you can purchase items you want from the comfort of your own home, avoiding some of the annoyances that can go hand-in-hand with shopping in stores, like dealing with traffic congestion, navigating large crowds and carting heavy packages all over. At RetroWorks, we believe that the benefits of online shopping shouldn't end there.   When we ship your new purchase to you, we want you to begin enjoying it immediately, which is why we are committed to ensuring that shipping is hassle free and unencumbered with any unwelcome surprises.   When...

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Five Reasons You're Going to Want These Industrial End Tables

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Five Reasons You're Going to Want These Industrial End Tables

RetroWorks has launched our new line of industrial end tables that evoke a vintage industrial look and will add some cool accents to any room.  Here's why you're going to love them. 1. Made to suit. Your custom design since you can choose from four steel colors and six wood stains. 2. Swivelling casters.Great look - easy to move. 3. Tempered glass.3/8" clear glass table top - tempered for safety and toughness. 4. Hassle FreeShipped duty free and fully assembled.   5. Complete your living room set.Create your own matching industrial furniture set. Check out our website for more details.  

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