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  1. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    So, my work is bringing me to Paris from the USA, and it looks like I'll be there about a year: March 2021–March 2022, if the pandemic allows it. They are taking care of the visa application and all that. It's an English-speaking office (I know!), but I have only rudimentary French. There's a...
  2. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi everyone! I have a kitchen furnishing question - I need to buy a "meuble bas" for my kitchen (which is totally empty, except for a sink and small countertop) that can house an oven and an induction cooktop. Does anyone have an recommendation for where to find this "meuble bas" or for...
  3. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Anyone know about Best Outdoor Furniture Shops in Dubai ?
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi Has anyone done shipping furniture to Australia ? I am planning to buy new furniture and ship it across. I head from some one that there is some rule which allows only furniture used for more than year can be shipped and not new ones. Is that true ? Thanks
  5. Life in Australia
    Hi all. I will have to buy some stuff like washing machine, A/C, vacuum cleaner, kitchen appliances etc. shortly. Where to get all this for reasonable price in Sydney? I would want new ones, good quality. And by the way - any ideas how long time I will have to wait for A/C to be installed? As...
  6. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    Hi! Seeking PV area furniture referrals: - Mattresses and frames. Seeking comfort and decent quality. Need to know average costs. We'll purchase one Queen and one Matrimonial size. - "Acapulco" chairs with metal frame and vinyl cording like the attached picture - Set of outdoor chairs, table...
  7. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Moved from the UK to the Caldas area a month ago but the removal firm damaged some of my furniture. Their insurance will pay up but I need to find someone who can do the work and will provide a written quotation for the insurance company. Damage is to an oak table, a mahogany dressing table and...
  8. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all! Been looking for kitchen furniture, preferably english style, not successfully though. Could you kind people share your experience in obtaining furniture which doesn't blind you with all the sparkling and glittering? Many thanks!
  9. Other Asia
    Hi, I am thinking about moving to HK from the USA, and visited some relatives there recently. I know that HK apartments are much much smaller than housing in the USA, and I'm thinking I may need to refurnish when I move - so I went to look at the furniture stores in Horizon plaza in Ap Lei...
  10. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    I have inherited a house in Alentego do Cercal and I need to buy furniture (beds, tables, wardrobes). What is the best way of going about this please? I am based in UK, but will be visiting the house mid-March, and I need especially the beds to be delivered the day after we arrive. Any help...
  11. UAE Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UAE
    HI all, I've just been offered a job that includes a 20,000AED settling-in allowance which will be given to me on my first 2 weeks on the job. We've got quite a lot of furniture here in Sydney - nothing too fancy, in fact mostly from Freedom or Ikea - as well as invested in some good cutlery...
  12. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    I have just returned home to Houston after spending the last 7 years as an expat in the Middle East and northern Africa, and am looking to furnish an entire house (the cost for which is daunting at typical store prices). I am headed to Mexico City in early December for an event and have read...
  13. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi, If we were to buy a place in Camposol, can anyone tell us what is the procedure if we were to want to get rid of any existing furniture that may come with the property. For new modern furniture, I know there is an Ikea in Murcia. But is there any other stores for things like be Mattresses...
  14. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Are there any other big furniture stores in Spain besides Ikea? Their stuff is too modern for me. I'm open to any company in Europe that delivers too.
  15. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hiya fellow expats Well i havent actually moved yet, but instead of transferring my furniture there from the UK, i'm wondering if anyone knows of any stores in or near Covilha please?
  16. New Zealand Expat Forum for Expats Living in NZ
    This question is for everyone living in NZ already :) So, my husband and I do not have a whole lot of nice furniture. In fact, we plan on holding on to this "hand-me-down" furniture until we move. But I have read that furniture is quite expensive in NZ compared to the US. Some people advise to...
  17. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all I have 2 pieces of furniture I want to bring from Manchester to Townsville - they are family pieces so very special, a chest of drawers and dressing table. Does anyone have any ideas for who to contact for transport of small loads and any idea of costs? Cheers Mary
  18. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all - moved here a month or two ago and have just managed to move into my own place. It comes with appliances/white goods, but is completely unfurnished. I've been looking around online and can't seem to get a read on what furniture prices etc. around here should be. I'm not a huge IKEA...
  19. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi Me and my husband will be going to the US (Philadelphia) for a couple of years at the end of April and we are having to furnish an apartment. However, we are not sure of where to go in terms of getting furniture, kitchenware, bedding etc. For furniture, we have been looking at Ikea but...
  20. Japan Expat Forum for Expats Living in Japan
    Hello everyone! Sorry if this was asked in any previous post. I could not find information on this so posting my query here. I am moving to my new place in two weeks and the place is fully furnished except for the bed so I need to buy one. I am going for a western style bed (no tatami in the...
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