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At Charmaine's Past and Present Home Collections we carry a wide range of furniture from antique to Mid-Century Modern.We display it in a clean bright environment with all pieces being cleaned and any necessary repairs done before being sold.Feel free to come in and browse our no pressure store and view items at charmaines.org
The woman working there did not even say hello as I looked through the store. I was very interested in a couple pieces but there was no service effort to assist me or answer any questions. Also, very over-prices compared to other places. One piece had poor finishing and duct tape on it and the price was $495 for a small secretary's desk! My husband went to the store without me to look at the pieces and he was put off by the same woman. Needless to say, we'll keep looking.
Just witnessed the owner out bidding all the normal folk at lunds... When two Similar lots were up I was ready to bid on the second. Auctioneer mistakenly offered both to her. I politely asked her if I could purchase the second as I was waiting to bid on it... Nope... Really?? Who needs two dough boxes??
My advice is save your money!!! Go to lunds and with luck you will outbid the owner!!!... more
Charmaine's is fantastic, and always seem to have great, and ever changing, selection of furniture.
The staff was incredibly friendly, and even more helpful. I purchased a couple of teak drawers from them recently and the girl working was more then eager to help me load them into the rather awkward back seat of my Dad's car. Oh, and before you say "Hey Steve, why didn't your Dad help load them... more
If you crave the unique and wouldn't buy your kitchen table at The Brick if your life depended on it, you'll like Charmaine's. They have a wide variety of antique and quality used furniture to suit all tastes. The prices are decent for the most part and the quality is good (real wood, no smelly off-gassing from composites and such). If you're lucky, Glen will be working when you stop in - very... more