How Long Does It Take to Get Furniture Delivered?

Home Furniture Delivery

How long does it take to get furniture delivered? Each major retailer has different standards for shipping and delivery. Some use in-house delivery, while others depend on third party delivery companies to keep product moving. We’ll go over some of the top franchises and brands so you know who delivers and how quickly you can expect your furniture from places like:

How Long Does It Take to Get Ashley Furniture Delivered?

Ashley furniture uses UPS for smaller items and standard shipping. If you bought large furniture items that require Ashley’s In-Home Delivery it is a little bit more of a process. It usually takes 2 days after your purchase before your delivery date will be scheduled. Depending on how close you are to an Ashley HomeStore, your order will come directly from the store or it will arrive via Ashcomm shipping service.

On average, delivery will take 5-10 business days for items to arrive. In some areas, 1 or 2 day shipping is available, but only for select items in store and online. 1 and 2 day shipping does not include weekends and may fluctuate depending on weather, inventory, and other possible delays.

How Long Does It Take to Get Furniture Delivered?
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Even though on demand delivery can be difficult to find for large items, we have some good news.

 Bungii is the perfect solution for moving anything big & bulky around town.

Bungii is a same day, local delivery service that specializes in hauling large items and big and bulky goods. Whether you’re buying a mattress from a store, need to get a craigslist purchase home, or anything in between– Bungii is a perfect option when you need to deliver large goods or heavy goods.

Big Lots Delivery

Big Lots offers multiple delivery options for furniture delivery. They have their Big! Delivery service as their traditional in-store delivery service. Big! Delivery typically takes 7-15 days to be scheduled for threshold delivery. Threshold is delivery through one doorway or to the first dry space in your home (garage, entryway, deck, etc.)

For an additional cost, you can go beyond threshold delivery and select the exact room you would like your furniture to go. It will also take 7-15 days for premium delivery to be scheduled.

Big Lots has also partnered with Bungii in some markets to offer same day and next day shipping on all mattresses and furniture items. Bungii is an app based service that puts a pickup truck at your fingertips to help get your big and bulky purchases home faster than ever before.

Download the app and schedule a driver to deliver your Big Lots items. Bungii Drivers are ready to assist you – We even help you move your stuff and place them anywhere in your home!  Download the app and get a free estimate instantly.

Does Big Lots Deliver?
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Does Lazyboy Have Free Delivery?

La-Z-Boy does offer free delivery, but has a few stipulations around it. They only offer free local delivery and purchases must be over $999. If you do live near a La-Z-Boy Furniture Gallery and your total is over the minimum $999, be sure to ask how you can get free delivery.

If your order doesn’t total more than $999, or you are a little outside their local delivery zone, here’s an average price you may have to pay for shipping and delivery:

  • Local Delivery: $105
  • Distance Shipping: $137
  • Long Distance Shipping: $183

Estimated time for delivery is 8-10 weeks for all purchases, but can vary depending on your delivery address and seasonal inventory.

How Long Does It Take to Get Furniture Delivered?
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How Much Is IKEA Delivery?

IKEA offers two delivery prices depending on the size of your purchases. Form small items shipping, delivery starts at $5 and $49 for large item delivery to your home or business. Large items will be go in your room of choice without an extra charge.

Since IKEA often uses third party delivery services for local delivery, services and prices may vary depending on what market you are shopping in. If you are buying large furniture be sure to ask which company will be delivering your items.

Deliveries are typically scheduled within 1-2 days of completing your purchase and you will be given a delivery date and 4 hour window to receive your items. If you need to reschedule your delivery or confirm details, the phone number for your delivery company will be provided by IKEA so you can contact them directly.

IKEA delivery

How Does Wayfair Deliver?

Wayfair has the most straightforward delivery rates and methods. As long as your order is over $49 shipping is free. If your order is under $49, they use $4.99 flat-rate shipping.

For large item shipping, Wayfair partners with carriers that specialize in large item delivery. Because of variables with each 3rd party carrier, you can expect large deliveries to take 1-3 weeks to arrive. 

Your order will be sent from the nearest Wayfair warehouse to a local delivery company. You will receive a confirmation letting you know your item is on the way and who will be delivering. From there, you will work directly with the local delivery carrier to schedule a date and delivery window for your item(s).

At checkout, you will be able to select curbside delivery, front door drop off, or in home and room of choice placement. Each Option comes with a different set of pricing, be sure to check the prices on Wayfair before confirming your order.

Wayfair Furniture Delivery
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Eric Bolduc

Eric is a Lead Content Strategist who eats, sleeps, and breathes final mile logistics. He has been writing about logistics technology and the latest delivery trends for the past 5 years.