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How to get the most out of visiting a showroom

In the modern world, more people than ever are making decisions and purchases based on what they’ve seen online. It’s so easy to log into phones and laptops instead of going into physical stores. The truth is, things can seem very different in person from what can be seen on a screen. A showroom is a perfect opportunity to see a product physically before you make a purchase. If you are looking for something which will be a new feature in your home, such as a fridge, it can make a big impact on the room, therefore, it is important to get it right. In today’s blog, we will be exploring the benefits of visiting a showroom and how you can get the most out of it.

How to get the most out of visiting a showroom

Inspiration

It can be very frustrating when you are trying to achieve something, for example remodelling your kitchen, but you are lacking inspiration. The valuable thing about a showroom is that you can see everything that this business has to offer and get a visual representation of how it will look. Showrooms often have displays of elements they think look good together, which could either inspire you or show you features you might not be so keen on. Showrooms can give you a good idea of matching colour combinations or ways to use a feature in ways which look aesthetically pleasing.

More clarity

There is only so far online shopping and emailing can get you. When you visit a showroom, you have an opportunity to chat in-depth with a team member about their products. You can go over queries and get recommendations from the experts. Team members can also explain more about the companies processes and give valuable industry advice. When you visit a showroom, don’t be shy about asking lots of questions. They are there to help and are often more than happy to advise.

Quality Check

Sometimes businesses provide high-quality images for their site which don’t accurately reflect the quality of the product. By entering the showroom, you can get a feel for the products and craftsmanship before making any decisions. There is nothing more disappointing than receiving something which looked so much better online. Equally, you might be surprised by how much you like something when you see it physically, which can help influence your decision.

How to get the most out of visiting a showroom

Get samples

Most showrooms have plenty of samples available for you to take home, so make sure you head off with plenty of inspiration in your bag. You may not want to make a decision there and then, so by taking home some samples you can look over them with a clear headspace and make a better decision. If you take home colour samples, you can place them in the areas of your home which you are transforming and see if it works with the other shades in the room. If you live with someone who couldn’t attend, you can also get their opinion.

Visiting a showroom has so many benefits and can help you get the most out of your experience. Our team at Surrey Marble and Granite specialise in bespoke worktops, flooring and even full kitchen refurbishments. Our team combine your ideas with our expertise to ensure your remodel is exactly what you wanted and more. If you want to see some of our expert craftsmanship, why not visit our showroom? We have a huge range of GraniteQuartz, Porcelain and sintered stone samples as well as stone slabs and larger pieces. Our experts are more than happy to offer help and advise. The showroom is currently available for appointment only, so please contact our team to book an appointment or for further information.

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