Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner Faux vs. Authentic Leather Traditional (Faux Leather) is much less durable than real leather and tends to last only a fraction of the time. Plastic easily cracks and fade with use, whereas real leather develops a patina with age. Nevertheless , faux leather is a common choice for […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Gabriel Camsell

Ask the Furniture Expert – Gabriel Camsell  Do you really need a curved 4K/UHD Television? We all know that T.V.’s are constantly getting thinner, bigger, curved and better. The current offering from most manufacturers is the Ultra High Definition or 4k (4000 horizontal pixels). This increase from 1080p is significant (approximately 4 times better), but […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner LCD TV vs. LED TV Despite having a different acronym, an LED TV is just a different type of LCD TV. The proper name would actually be “ LED-Backlit LCD TV”, but that’s too much of a mouthful for everyday conversation, so people generally refer to them as […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Bob Stevenson

Ask the Furniture Expert – Bob Stevenson My appliances need replacing right now! Now what? Your 20 year old fridge just cratered, or your 15 year washer is smoking and grinding, now what do you do? A common problem and comment we receive here at Midwest is that the other guy says 1 to 2 […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Gabriel Camsell

Ask the Furniture Expert – Gabriel Camsell Leather or Upholstery: Which Best Suits You? Leather/Bonded Leather/Faux Leather: These options come in variety of colors, textures and material combinations. Options and features to be aware of: These materials can be wiped clean and do not readily stain. Good for high traffic areas and daily use. If […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Ray Delaney

Ask the Furniture Expert – Ray Delaney Chest Freezers vs. Upright Freezers Chest Freezers: (Come in a variety of sizes, 5 CU FT and normally up to 22 CU FT Capacity) Options to be aware of: Drain plugs for defrosting, number of baskets and how the are organized in the unit, number of dividers, lid […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Bob Stevenson

Ask the Furniture Expert – Bob Stevenson Power lift chairs are a great aid and comfort for people with disabilities or handicaps. They are basically designed to assist  you getting out of a sitting position to an upright position and back again. Most power lift chairs will offer a semi or full reclining position with […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner

Ask the Furniture Expert – Mike Turner Top Load vs Front Load Washers…Pro & Cons Conventional Top Load Pros Cost, top load wins hands down. Being able to add a garment during wash cycle. Uncomplicated control panel. Not having to bend down load & unload. Shorter wash cycle. Can use conventional detergents, but can use […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Bob Stevenson

Ask the Furniture Expert – Bob Stevenson Services to expect on delivery There is nothing more frustrating than to have your new purchase delivered still in the box. Here you go, some assembly required. At Midwest on Main, nothing gets delivered un-assembled unless requested or priced that way. Coffee table sets or dining room suites […]

Ask the Furniture Expert – Ray Delaney

Ask the Furniture Expert – Ray Delaney

Ask the Furniture Expert – Ray Delaney  Why buy a Lazboy upholstered chair? There are options of rocker recliner, wallaway recliner, & swivel bases They utilize only high density molded foams All fabrics are wear date tested for durability All rocker recliner chairs have an 18 point ratchet reclining mechanism All chairs have removable backs […]