Ikea is a real powerhouse in the furniture industry. From humble beginnings in the early 40s, the Swedish company has managed to build itself into a global brand that offers trendy furniture at affordable prices.
People of all ages and financial means mill into the supersized home furnishing store, looking for deals on furniture with names and vowels most people will never be able to pronounce correctly. The options available at Ikea are vast and varied.
Sofas make up a large part of Ikea's inventory, and they are known by most as the place to go and get a great deal on furniture, but how does it compare to other furniture retailers?
Does an Ikea sofa price compare to a sofa at another retailer? How do the materials used to make an Ikea sofa compare to other retailers? Could I get the same quality sofa at the same price point?