Our taste changes, we move, we get married, we want a new beginning, we break up, we get divorced, we retire, we get a new job, we evolve. With every life change there’s a bunch of furniture that you have to get rid of. And what do you do with all the pieces you no longer want? The resale value of your most precious items goes down drastically the second it arrives in your home. I get asked this question daily from clients and friends and I feel like I never have a good answer. So I’ve tried to assemble a list that can help.What to do with your used furniture
I grew up in a home where we washed plastic bags, conserved energy and any item that had been one thing, got reinvented to something else. I used to be angry and even embarrassed of all this salvaging! Bed covers became towels after they broke, or perhaps even curtains, and lots of things were boughtThe love of reinventing furniture!