Do you find yourself having some major statement sofa envy? Well, why deprive yourself any longer? We've got some great tips to ensure that you won't end up with regretting purchase...
1 Take your time
This may seem obvious but you should really try as many out as possible before you buy one. This can be trickier if you're thinking of buying online - a simple way around this is to try out similar designs instore. It's also well worth requesting fabric swatches from the manufacturer too.
2 Consider your flooring
What type of flooring fo you have? If you've got a wooden floor, you could easily scratch it with your sofa's legs. Therefore it's worth buying some felt protectors to add to the end of each leg.
3 Is it pre-treated?
Does your sofa come pre-treated with a stain-resistant coating? If so, it will make your life a lot easier, when the inevitable staining occurs.
[Lead image: Elements Mason Sofa, from £699.99 at Dunelm]