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Jakarta Post

Rent it, and feel at home

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Thu, February 19 2009   /  02:12 pm

For some people, moving house - or even country - can cause hassles when trying to take the furniture. For others, a change in furniture style is a helpful, even essential, mood-refresher. If either of these sounds like you, leasing your furniture could be the best option. "Furniture rental makes it easier for those who often relocate, for example like expatriates," said Mellyza Zuladi, a consultant at Arbor & Troy furniture boutique. "For expatriates, procedures for shipping furniture from their home countries may be complicated. Not to mention the expensive custom duties and the possible damage." Thus, Mellyza said, leasing furniture can be convenient for those who need furniture quickly, while also wanting to feel at home in their new house. "In other cases, some people get bored easily with their furniture style. For t...