4 Fantastic Furniture Shops in Portland

February 2nd, 2017 by

Portlanders love to decorate their homes with unique furniture. Luckily, the city has plenty of fantastic shops where you can find furniture styles that fit practically any type of home decor. If you want to redecorate your home, start by visiting any or all of these four stores.

4 Fantastic Furniture Shops in Portland

The Furniture Shack

Location: 13120 NE Airport Way

Phone number: 971-279-5577

The Furniture Shack is a huge store that has furniture for every room. The collections include a few typical items that you might find at big box stores like IKEA, but they also have one-of-a-kind designs that will fit into even the hippest person’s home.

The Furniture Shack offers several options for you to make your purchase affordable. If you don’t have enough money to buy the item you want today, take advantage of the store’s layaway plan or easy financing. Purchases under $1,000 get six months of interest-free financing. Purchases over $1,000 get a year of interest-free financing.

Members of the military get a 5 percent discount.


Location: 81 SE Yamhill St

Phone number: 503-209-8349

Cargo doesn’t carry any mass-produced furniture. Since its opening in 1996, it has focused on working with artisans and merchants from around the world who can craft unique items. In addition to pieces of furniture, you’ll find quilts, beaded pillows, and other items that will bring color and comfort to your living spaces.

Schoolhouse Electric & Supply Co.

Location: 2181 NW Nicolai St

Phone number: 503-230-7113

Schoolhouse Electric & Supply Co. provides a diverse range of furniture for every room of your house. Each piece has been chosen to meet high aesthetic and quality standards. The store also designs original furniture, lighting, and accent pieces. When you buy something from Schoolhouse Electric, you can expect it to last for decades.

Schoolhouse Electric has a huge collection that can take well over an hour to browse. Luckily, the store has a small café so you can stay caffeinated while you walk through the warehouse. Make sure you bring a vehicle with plenty of cargo space. You may need a 4Runner or Highlander to tow your haul home.


Location: 1233 SE 10th Ave

Phone number: 503-889-8545

Canoe doesn’t have a large selection of furniture. What it sells, though, has been carefully selected by the owner. Each piece has a unique quality that makes it unlike anything else that you will find in the city.

While visiting Canoe, take some time to look at its home accessories, ceramics, bags, books, and other items. A little persistence will reward you with a lovely trinket that makes your house feel like a special home.

Whether you want to find a traditional sofa or a quirky accent piece, Portland has a store that will help you locate the perfect item for your home. The next time you have a free day, visit these four stores to see what you can find. More often than not, you’ll come away with plenty of furniture and other products that add a lot of personalized decor to your home.

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