The only real way to make your home or office appealing is to invest in good quality furniture that looks attractive. Truth is, your home or office can never look attractive without top-grade furniture, but with that in place you can still have a beautiful home/office even if it lacks other stuffs like TVs, and wall decorations.
With the above in mind, let’s now look at some of the best furniture stores in Lagos, Nigeria. Note that this list is in no particular order.
Best furniture stores in Lagos, Nigeria
Southwood, formerly known as Office Depot was founded in 2002. Their gigantic showroom is located at Plot 5, Oniru New Market Road, Lekki Phase I. When Southwood came into inception, they started with only office furnishing, but have now expanded into manufacturing interiors for homes, hotels and schools. Asides from their Lagos showrooms, they also have showrooms in Abuja, Port Harcourt and Asaba where you will be dazzled by their collection of well-crafted upholstered seating, office furniture, kitchenettes, dinettes, wardrobes and beds.
American Furniture Galleries
American furniture galleries has a breathtaking collection of solid furniture including fabric and leather sofa sets, sofa beds, bedroom sets, dining sets, centre and side tables, TV cabinets, as well as lightings and accessories. Asides from homes and hotels, AF galleries also manufactures furniture for offices. Some of their office furniture includes workstations, conference tables, executive office sets, office chairs, filing systems and stationary. Their showroom can be found at 23, Akin Adesola in Victoria Island.
When it comes to furniture in Nigeria, Lifemate is a household name. Their enormous showroom at Kudirat Abiola way Oregun speaks for itself; displaying regal looking creations of custom furnishings in wood, ranging from retro to modern design, their products are quite a sight to behold. Apart from the showroom at Oregun, Lifemate has 3 separate branches in Lekki and also has branches in Port Harcourt, Abuja, Ibadan, Enugu, Kano and Ilorin. They are also registered on e-commerce platforms Konga and Jumia.
Vina International is a leading designer and manufacturer of quality furniture, woodwork, home fixture and building accessories. The factory is located in Ibadan while it has sales branches in Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt and Kano. Vina has successfully supplied and installed furniture for a large number of clients made up of homeowners, hotels, schools, pubs, restaurants, labs, theaters and malls. Viva is also a regular exhibitor at the annual Lagos Tradefair which takes place at Tafawa Balewa Square.
Vava Furniture is a leading player in the furniture industry in Lagos. The company was established in 2010 and since then, has been raising its game in designing and manufacturing elegant and state of the art furniture. Vava has established its presence in different parts of Nigeria, with offices in Lagos (Ikeja, Victoria Island, Lekki), Abuja and Portharcourt. This furniture company has embarked on so many projects with multinational companies, Governmental organizations, hotels and schools. Vava furniture has its head office at 17B, Karimu Kotun Street, Victoria Island.
Wooddesigns International has over 25 years experience in the production of custom made furniture. They also supply a wide range of designs produced to builders’ and contractors’ specification. Their Kitchen and Wardrobe accessories are one of a kind, offering the latest trend in design and projecting a high quality finish. With a fusion of classic and contemporary home accessories, wood design has a lot of high quality, comfortable and stylish designs to offer furniture lovers. From sofas to beds, dining sets to centre tables and children’s furniture, their designs come in different colours and sizes. Whether classic, contemporary or ethnic, Wooddesigns has a wide range of selections.
The Red Violet Company is at Bamgbose Street on Lagos Island. This interior design boutique also has a well laid out e-commerce store where customers can shop and order online without having to visit the showroom. RedViolet Company stocks a wide collection of furniture, fabrics and other furniture accessories like wallpapers, mirrors, lamps, flowers, rugs, vases, cushions, clocks, and other decorative items.
The Home Shop
The home shop limited is one of the most popular interior design and furniture stores in Lagos; this is as a result of their massive advertising and PR campaigns. The home shop has been in business since 2001 and they specialize in unique home accessories such as tableware, kitchenware, rugs, bed linen, curtains and blind and bathroom accessories. The home shop started by stocking home accessories but over the years, they have grown to including furniture to their product line. One unique selling point of The home shop is the creation of an illusion of space through the choice of materials, colour lighting and other design techniques. The home shop also provides in- house consultation for clients.
Winnyz Interiors is an indigenous Furniture and Interior Design Company which was established in 2007. Winnyz has one factory in Lagos located at Iju and 2 showrooms at Ilupeju and Lekki. Winnyz produces all furniture locally, but imports most of the materials used. Apart from their showrooms, Winnyz Interiors also has a network of associate/affiliated companies who stock their products. Some of their products and services include: hotel furniture, home & office furniture, kitchen & closets, ceiling, wall, & floor finishes, window treatment, renovation & makeovers, interior design & space planning, accessories & accents and office partitioning.
Our list of best furniture stores in Lagos will be incomplete without mentioning Alibert. Founded in 1974, Alibert Product Nigeria is one of the largest family owned furniture manufacturers in Nigeria. The company specializes in the production of home, office, school and hotel furniture.
The factory is located in Ikotun-Egbe and has a production area of 20,000 square meters dedicated solely for production and quality control. Asides from its obvious presence in the Lagos market, Alibert has spread its tentacles to Ghana and has risen to become one of the top furniture stores in West Africa. The company has an average of 400 employees in Nigeria and Ghana; with a total of 7 showrooms in both countries. Most of their raw materials like leather, fabric and foam are imported from different suppliers from China, Malaysia, Turkey, and Germany. For many decades, Alibert has been consistently supplying furniture to multinationals, government agencies, international organizations, hotels and schools.