When setting up your own salon or parlor, you would need to invest on good pieces of hair salon furniture. Your business would greatly depend on your stylists and the ambiance of your salon. There are a lot of things to consider when buying one:
Before selecting the types of furniture for your salon, you need to consider the space available. Your decision should also be based on the number of employees you plan to have and how the salon is going to be set up. You need to measure up what space you have and what the ideal workstations and shampoo basins it will allow.
From when they enter your front door, you will want you customers to enjoy sitting in very comfortable and stylish furniture both in the waiting area and while having their hair done. Your customers can be in salon styling chairs for a long time so clearly these need to be comfortable. A Pedicure chair is essential too, both for your manicurist and client.
3. Style and Color of the Furniture Pieces
Try to have your furniture blend in with the image your salon is presenting. Make sure your reception area is impressive. First impression always lasts.
Here is a start up guide on what items you need:
1. Hair styling stations. It could consist of extension drawers, glass retail shelves, fluorescent lights, coordinating mirrors, and storage cabinet. It may have power strips, holder for curling irons, blow dryer and clipper pockets.
2. Shampoo chairs
3. Reception Desk
Hair salon furniture can be easily found if you know where to look. You don’t necessarily have to break the bank to do it. Just start your looking early enough so that you don’t put yourself in a bind where you have to settle for a higher price and lesser quality.