Pick Of The Week – One Of A Kind Pieces

-MONDAY’S PICK OF THE WEEK-   Al is all about our newest additions to the showroom floor, these beautiful one of a kind  – no two pieces alike – constructed from architectural element – repurposed as furniture – collection!  These pieces are handcrafted by artisans for a unique look.  A vintage oxcart, a barn door or a wooden canoe are just some of the items that may be used to create furniture in this line!  Distinctive elements like naturally aged wood and salvaged metal details mean high quality works of art whose appeal and personality are unmatched.  If you’re interested in these beautiful conversation pieces or would like to see more options, call Al at 845-778-1500 or stop by the Poughkeepsie showroom and ask for Al!

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Pick of the Week- Recliners

-MONDAY’S PICK OF THE WEEK-   This weeks pick is from Dawn in Warwick!  Want to come home, put your feet up and relax, but don’t like the look of many traditional recliners? Then come to our Warwick store to see this gem for yourself. There’s no tell-tale outer handle, only a push-on-the-arm release. Or, go one better, and treat yourself to the power recline mechanism option. This recliner features crisp box cushions and a modest sock arm. Its slim, sophisticated appearance and classic styling make it the little black dress of any room in your home. The solid feel and comfort must be seen to be believed and since it’s shown in both leather and fabric, you can easily be the judge no matter what you choose. With hundreds of fabric and leather choices to select from, there’s sure to be something to suit any room. Quality construction features like a steel reclining mechanism, hardwood frame, mortise and tenon construction and high resiliency foam ensure this recliner will be comfortably enjoyed for years to come. And while you’re kicking back and enjoying this sharp-looking recliner, you can feel good knowing you’ve supported environmentally sustainable, American-made construction. If you’d like to purchase this week’s highlight or would like to learn more, please call us at 845-778-1500 and ask for Dawn in the Warwick showroom where she will be happy to show you all the available options.

Pick Of The Week – Entertainment Units

-MONDAY’S PICK OF THE WEEK-   This week’s pick is from Pete, who points out that you don’t have to sacrifice the appeal of your living room for a big, flat screen T.V.!  This wall unit is the perfect solution to adding style and sophistication to todays’ Televisions. With many different wood and stain options available we can coordinate or match almost any wood tone in your home. Choose the T.V. you want then come see Millspaugh Furniture for your custom wall unit.  This wall unit is on display in all three of our showrooms. Come in and check out the beautiful graining on this solid brown maple wall unit proudly made in the U.S.A.  If you have any questions or would like to purchase this week’s highlight, call 845-778-1500 and ask for Pete, or stop by the Walden showroom where he will be happy to show you the endless options available to make this wall entertainment unit a perfect fit for your home!            Berlin Wall Unit 2_001Berlin Wall Unit 1_001

Pick Of The Week – Shifman Mattresses

-MONDAY’S PICK OF THE WEEK-   This week’s pick is from our Poughkeepsie showroom furniture counselor, Karyn.  She picked our handmade, two-sided Shifman mattresses, the finest handmade mattress in the world.  When shopping for a mattress Karyn suggests you ask some important questions:

Is it a one or two sided mattress?  A one sided mattress is only half a product and will last half as long.  Shifman only makes 2 sided mattresses.

Does it have a real box spring?  A foundation without springs can’t provide support and comfort.  Shifman uses an 8-way, hand-tied and knotted box spring for their handmade mattresses.  Remember, 1/3 of the support of your mattress comes from the box spring.

Is the upholstery material natural or synthetic?  Shifman uses cotton for resiliency, comfort, and durability as well as Belgian damask, matelassé fabrics, wool, cashmere, and pashmina.

Karyn, who suffers from frequent back pain, recently purchased Shifman’s Chagall mattress.  “I’d been sleeping on a memory foam mattress for several years and was not getting the support my back needed.  I would go to bed in pain and wake up the same way.  Now I wake up with no pain and feeling great.  Some mornings I don’t even want to get up!  I absolutely love my Shifman.”

Stop into our Poughkeepsie location and ask Karyn about our two-sided handmade Shifman mattresses.  She promises to get out of bed and be there Monday-Thursday and Saturday from 9:30-5:30.  Or call 845-778-1500 and ask for Karyn.  Sweet dreams!Shifman 2Shifman - Sweet Layers June 16 - FINAL

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Strengthening the Fabric of our Community

Look for this image on our homepage & also as a facebook tab! Enter your favorite or vote for an existing local not-for-profit to win $1000 from Millspaugh Furniture

Look for this image on our homepage & also as a facebook tab! Enter your favorite or vote for an existing local not-for-profit to win $1000 from Millspaugh Furniture

Millspaugh Furniture would like to reward the three communities we serve by investing
in the success of local charities, Strengthening the Fabric of our Community. A monthly giving program has been established, awarding a $1,000.00 donation to a different local charity each month. The winning charity is selected via popular vote through facebook.

Currently in its second month, with a new winner to be announced in a few days, we anticipate a race to the finish by entrants that fell short last month, as well as new entries (the entry form is accessible on our home page: www.millspaugh.com) The program has garnered media attention, with Proprietor Keith Millspaugh appearing on the popular Q92.1 radio show, Joe Daily in the Morning. (You can listen on our website page dedicated to the Giving Program!)

Gifts from the Heart for Downs, a Tillson, NY based organization that grant’s wishes s to children and adults with Down Syndrome was our first winner in April 2014. Their mission in granting these wishes is to provide the possibility of a special moment and to enhance the quality of life for those with Down Syndrome. A wish has been granted with the proceeds we provided, visit them at http://www.giftsfromtheheartfordowns.org/ to learn more!

We look forward to the next award winner being named & learning about the difference $1000 will make in the population they serve!

Our 156th Anniversary Celebration!

Our 156th Anniversary Celebration!

When he was just 17 years old, Theron L. Millspaugh began learning the art of fashioning rough wood into beautiful pieces of furniture.

Theron- “TL” to his friends- was no stranger to hard work, having been born on a farm in pastoral Montgomery. His employer, furniture maker John Woolsey, was impressed
by TL’s energy and willingness to work long hours to satisfy his customers. When Woolsey passed away, TL decided to carry on his legacy by purchasing the business from his wife.

The business quickly outgrew its tiny space, so TL decided to erect a storefront befitting its success. The resulting three-story brick building, a staple of Walden’s Main Street,
remains our main store today. The business continued to grow, and the store-front grew with it. In 1895, TL installed a dumbwaiter that could transport furniture between the three floors of the store, we still use the dumbwaiter for that same purpose, over 115 years later!

And, in 1901, TL connected the building with the storefront next door, creating the largest store in Orange County. TL and the five generations after him have built Millspaugh
Furniture on customer satisfaction and business honesty. We’re no longer the largest store in the county, but we have continued our steady growth by adding locations in
Poughkeepsie and Warwick. Each store retains the charm and warmth we have always been known for. We love our customers and look forward to many more generations of serving the Hudson Valley.

Celebration Sale in progress from March 22nd to April 12th!

Greater value than the cost to own it.

Greater value than the cost to own it.

The phrase above is a great yardstick to measure a future purchase.

How many things that you purchased last year will you still have in 10 years? Your car? Probably not. Your television? Computer? Major appliance, only if you are very lucky!

American-made, solid wood, hand crafted furniture is about the best investment of your hard earned dollars today. Quality furniture is among the only consumer goods to hold it’s value, functionality and appeal years from now. To make investing in our ‘non-disposable” furnishings even easier, Millspaugh has partnered with Wells Fargo Consumer Credit. We are pleased to a special rate of 0% financing when paid in full within the term selected (as long as 36 months) for our qualified customers. We have selected Wells Fargo based on the following criteria:

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Fast and simple application process
On-the-spot credit decisions
Srong credit security
Immediate access to revolving credit line
Ability to make repeat purchases at our showrooms
Easy-to-use online account management and bill payment options
Low monthly payments
Superior cardholder service

With “same as cash” financing, there is not need to settle for anything less than Millspaugh Furniture quality when shopping for you home. Sturdy, Elegant, Comfortable & Timeless, since 1858!