Help | How to Buy Vintage Home Furniture
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In this section, you will find addressed most of the issues we find relevant in order to opening an account, selling and buying at “Interiors – A room at a time”. If you need further assistance, do get in touch with us through our Contact us page.
HOW TO BUY VINTAGE HOME FURNITURE
Do I need to be registered to buy a product?
Both sellers and buyers need to open a Free Account with us and become members of our marketplace, before being able to participate in any transactions. To open a new account, follow this link or click on REGISTER on the main header of this website.
How can I browse the catalog and find what I am looking for?
There are three main ways to browse the catalog of products that are for sale at Interiors – a room at a time.
1 – The main navigation menu gives you the option to see all products listed depending of their category. So you can browse by: Dining, Living, Bedroom, Outdoors, Decor and Antiques. Also, by clicking on All, you will see the entire catalog listed all together.
2 – You can search – through our Search field – for specific objects. But, remember, the results of this search also depends on how sellers write product titles and descriptions.
3 – The third option we provide is to browse by seller. If you click on “View All Sellers”, you will be taken to a page that displays all currently active sellers. You can visit each of their stores to see what they have for sale.
Do you usually offer discounts and/or coupons?
At Interiors – a room at a time, we dedicate our efforts to provide a platform so sellers and buyers can find each other. Currently, the seller does have the possibilities to create discounts and coupons in order to offer incentives to the buyers to acquire his products.
To find out whether a product is discounted or if there is a coupon you can redeem at checkout, you should read the product description or go to the seller’s store where all this info would be showcased. Also, you can directly communicate with the seller to find out if there is a discount or coupon to buy a particular product.
During the checkout process, you can redeem your your discount or coupon.
What payment methods are available?
Can I contact the seller before the purchase?
Yes, you can! In fact, we strongly suggest that you contact the seller and ask all the questions you need to be answered before you buy any of his products.
You have two options to communicate with the seller. First you need to get to the seller profile. How? Once you find a product you like, under its pictures, you will find the “Vender Info” tag. Click on it and then click on the vendor’s name, a link that will take you to his seller profile.
In the seller’s profile page, you will find the two options to communicate: a contact form (an email will be sent to the seller with your info) and the seller’s phone number (if he decides to publish it). You can choose the option you prefer and, please, be respectful and behave accordingly at all times.
How to be sure if I am buying from the right seller?
At Interiors – a room at a time, all sellers’ applications and their products are screened and reviewed before they go live. We just want to make sure that we deliver a marketplace that makes everyone feel secure from all points of view.
Then, if you find a product you particularly like and you have doubts about the seller, we give you some tips to keep in mind:
- Check his reviews. Maybe he has sold something before and the previous buyer gave a review of how that transaction was. This can be a rich source of information.
- Read the product description in detail. Check carefully the entire publication. Pay attention to the description and photos to be sure about the condition of the product.
- Clear all doubts. If after reading the entire publication you still have doubts, contact the seller and ask everything you need to know.
Is it safe to navigate and make payments on this website?
Yes, it is safe! At Interiors – a room at a time, we comply with the necessary security standards to protect users’ information and each payment take place on our website.
The entire navigation on our website is protected by an SSL certificate at all times. Whether you are exchanging information with us or not, all pages are secured. You can be reassured yourself by noticing the green lock displayed before our URL that starts with https (not with http) at all times.
Transactions on Interiors – a room at a time can be completed only by paying through Paypal, which is one of the most widely used payment methods on the Internet. Paypal’s actions towards security are well known by the Internet audience. All payment transactions are completed on Paypal’s servers.
All sellers’ applications and their products are screened and reviewed before they go live. We just want to make sure that we deliver a marketplace that makes everyone feel secure from all points of view.