As a business owner of a small business, there may not be a lot of money in your office furniture budget. However, you may be able to furnish your home office or any other work area with items that you find at an estate sale. Let’s take a look at how estate sales can help your business look and feel more like a professional entity.
Vintage Pieces of Art May Be Available At Estate Sales
An estate sale may be the perfect place to go when you are looking for a classic painting, pottery or other artistic pieces to liven up your office. You may also be able to find copies of historical documents or other small pieces that you can frame and hang on the walls or place on your desk. Rare paintings and historical documents are great conversation starters, in addition to making your office look more attractive.
Buy Furniture for Pennies on the Dollar
Office chairs, tables, and couches are among the items that you will commonly find at an estate sale. If you are looking for gently used items or those that are still in good condition, you will likely find precisely what you need at an estate sale. Depending on what you buy, it may be possible to realize a significant savings buying at an estate sale compared to buying furniture at retail prices. It may also be possible to depreciate the couch or office chair over a period of several years, which may help you save even more on the purchase.
Computers and Other Electronics May Be Available at a Good Price
Most laptop computers can be refurbished to meet your needs no matter how old they are. For $100 or less, it may be possible to install a new operating system or add more memory to machines that are five or more years old. It may also be possible to buy smartphones or televisions at reduced prices that can be used exclusively in your home office without going over budget.
As a business owner, it is your job to provide your business with what it needs at a price that it can afford to pay. Shopping at one of our upcoming estate sales may provide you with the opportunity to buy the art, furniture or electronics that are necessary to run your business in a sophisticated and competitive manner.
Prestige Estate Services
2201 Kipling Street, Suite 101
Lakewood, CO 80215