Why is Custom Furniture Better?

Interior Designers know custom furnishings are perfect for homeowners who crave that special touch. With custom furniture, you have the freedom to choose every aspect of the design, from the materials used to the finishes. Whether you prefer a contemporary look or a more traditional aesthetic, custom furniture can be tailored to reflect your personal taste and compliment your existing decor. There is something special about having furniture that is made specifically for you. It allows you to have complete control over the design and style and comfort of your furniture. Some generic options may just not match your vision or suit your specific needs.


Superior Craftsmanship

When you invest in custom-made pieces, you are investing in quality craftsmanship that cannot be replicated by mass production methods. Each piece is carefully handcrafted with attention to detail and precision, ensuring that joints are secure, and curves are smooth. This level of craftsmanship results in furniture that not only looks exquisite in your home, but also stands the test of time. Not only does custom furniture allow for individuality in interior design, it also offers the warrantee of superior craftsmanship.



No more settling for mass-produced pieces that fall apart after a few years. Durability is a significant advantage of choosing custom-made furniture. Mass-produced pieces are often constructed with low-quality materials and techniques, but custom furniture often utilizes premium-grade materials such as high-quality wood or upholstery fabrics. Custom furniture pieces will not only address specific requirements unique to your lifestyle, but the components will withstand frequent use without showing signs of wear and tear quickly. Say goodbye to flimsy furniture and hello to a lifetime of style and sturdiness with custom-made pieces!


Maximizes Space

Many homes have unique layouts and dimensions with irregular spaces or challenging corners that standard-sized furniture simply cannot fit into. Customized furniture can be designed to fit these odd-shaped spaces, maximizing your floor space, and making the most of every nook and cranny in your home. Custom furniture can maximize space utilization, enhance functionality, and create a visually appealing arrangement that is both practical and aesthetically pleasing.



Purchasing custom furniture enables you to support local artisans or craftsmen who use eco-friendly materials and techniques. By doing this you are contributing to sustainable practices because high-quality custom pieces are less likely to end up in landfills like mass-produced furniture that quickly loses its appeal or becomes worn out.


Sentimental Value

Choosing custom furniture provides you with a one-of-a-kind piece that holds sentimental value and is unique to your home only. Each piece tells a story – and can become an heirloom to be passed down through generations as a symbol of family history and personal style.


Finding the Custom Furniture for You

When it comes to designing a space, one of the biggest challenges can be sourcing furniture that not only fits the room’s dimensions but also reflects your personal taste. This is where an Interior Designer truly shines. An Interior Designer will:

  • tap into suppliers and manufacturers who create high-quality, custom furniture pieces.
  • consider everything from colour schemes and textures to functionality and scale when choosing furniture items for each room.
  • guide you through the entire process – from initial consultations and concept development to overseeing production and delivery.
  • act as liaisons between you and the manufacturer, ensuring that every detail is executed flawlessly. They have extensive knowledge about different materials, finishes, and construction techniques – allowing them to recommend options that are not only visually appealing but also durable and long-lasting.
  • help you make informed decisions by considering factors such as budget and sustainability. They have a keen eye for value and can guide you towards furniture options that offer the best balance between quality and price.

Why settle for generic when you can have extraordinary? Experience the joy of owning one-of-a-kind pieces that reflect your unique taste and perfectly complement your existing decor. Say goodbye to compromising on size, shape, or functionality – everything is designed with your needs in mind.

Start transforming your living space today with furniture that will leave everyone in awe! Contact Lush Interiors, your Calgary Interior Designer to schedule a consultation and discover how we can help you design custom furniture for your home.



Charlene Threatful , Calgary Interior Designer

Charlene is an award-winning Calgary Interior Designer and owner of Lush Interiors. For over 20 years she has collaborated with clients to create their ideal living spaces. Charlene and her interior design team create spaces that blend classic elements with a modern sensibility, always incorporating her client’s unique personalities and esthetic. Join Charlene on this design journey as she explores the latest trends, uncovers timeless design principles, and discover innovative ideas to elevate your home or workspace.