Ashley Furniture Construction Quality. Since the companys 2002 debut in Brooklyn NY West Elm has focused on affordable quality furniture with high-end appeal. La-Z-Boy and Flexsteel carry a wide variety of recliners.
Generally speaking plywood and particleboard frames are inferior especially if they are held together with staples. Shop Ashley Furniture HomeStore online for great prices stylish furnishings and home decor. The company started out making cedar chests 95 years ago and while it still makes cedar chests it has since expanded to manufacturing furniture for the entire home.
With factory locations in NC and TX one of Bassetts claims is that their furniture offers better long term quality.
On a side note-I just bought a Broyhill bedroom set for DD2. In terms of material quality there can be some good bargains to be found but make sure to take a look at what goes into the furniture. 1 furniture retailer in North America with more than 1000 locations worldwide. One of the differentiators of Bassetts selection is their offerings of American made furniture.