The 5 Best Couches and Sofas of 2021 and Where You Can Buy Them

Your couch might just be the most important purchase you make for your home. After all, it’s where you’ll spend the majority of your waking hours while home, and the centerpiece of your living room when you entertain. 

That’s why we’ll be reviewing the best quality couches as well as the best sofa brands in our Best Couches of 2021 review. You’ll see options from Allform, Urban Outfitters, Crate & Barrel, West Elm and Pottery Barn. We’ll also do a deep dive into coveted features and style trends such as: deep seats, modular construction, customization choices and modern design elements.  

The 5 Best Couches of 2021

  1. Best Overall: Sofas and Sectional by Allform
  2. Best Value Sofa: The Winslow by Urban Outfitters
  3. Best Family Sofa: The Hayward by Crate & Barrel
  4. Best Leather Sofa: The Hamilton by West Elm
  5. Best Comfort Sofa: The Comfort by Pottery Barn

1. Allform

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The 6 Best Places to Buy a Well-Made Couch Right Now

We’ve reviewed tons of sofas, sectionals, loveseats and more on this site and rated them based on their comfort, style, customizability and construction. We’ve also taken a close look at which retailers and showrooms have the best quality, prices, policies, and customer service. Here we’ll share our top picks for six of the best places to buy a sofa for your living room this year.

So whether you’re looking for a loveseat, traditional leather sofa or a sectional sofa with a mid-century modern flair, we’ve got options to help you find out where to buy the best couch for your budget.

6 Best Places to Buy a Couch in 2021

1. Allform

Price Range: $1145 to $4500

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What real customers loved about Allform

Allform doesn’t yet have a showroom yet, but it no doubt deserved a space at the top of this list … Read the rest

These Are the Most Standard Sofa Sizes From Top Retailers

Defining standard sofa sizes is a difficult task. While the standard three-seat sofa dimensions are 84 inches wide by 35 inches deep, there are quite a few variations from brands across the board.  

Whether you’re looking for a sectional sofa with a chaise lounge or a simple loveseat, couch dimensions can vary widely. In this guide we seek to definite standard dimensions for each type of sofa to help you decide what sizes to expect when picking out a new sofa.  

Different Types of Sofas to Consider When Sizing Your Couch

While sizing up what your sofa length should be for your living room, keep in mind that all furniture pieces are different and can vary from the average sofa’s standard measurements. 

You might be interested in a large multi-piece sectional sofa with a deep seat depth for the ultimate lounging experience. On the other hand, you might be … Read the rest

The 4 Best Couch Materials for Dogs and the Humans Who Love Them

If you’re in the market for a new couch and also own a dog (or two), you’re probably wondering what types of material or upholstery are best for pet owners. While not every piece of furniture is pet-friendly, there are many couches that are essentially dog-proof with the proper care. 

We’ll review the ways that dogs can damage a sofa (so you know what to look for in a fabric), materials that are durable enough to protect against these issues, and examples of pet-friendly couches. At the end we’ll throw in a few bonus tips to help you protect and maintain your living room furniture so you and your furry friend can enjoy it for years to come.

We’ll review the ways that dogs can damage a sofa (so you know what to look for in a fabric), materials that are durable enough to protect against these issues, … Read the rest

7 Modular Sofas That You Can Configure To Your Unique Living Space

Modular sofas are the next best thing for today’s living room. They come in traditional two-, three- and four-seater arrangements to practically as many seats as you’d like. With their modular design, these sofas can be assembled in pieces, in any configuration, to fit any size room. 

Whether it’s a small space you’re trying to accommodate or you want extra space for other furniture like coffee tables, the versatility of modular sofas is great for anyone who wants the freedom to design their own special lounging experience.

What Is A Modular Sofa?

At first glance, modular couches look much like traditional couches. However, instead of one or two large pieces, a modular sofa contains many modular pieces that can be arranged in a variety of configurations to suit your preference and space. 

When broken down into individual seats, a modular sofa set can be … Read the rest

The Nugget Couch Review

Nugget Couch Price, Durability, Pros and Cons

The Nugget Couch is part-furniture and part-toy. This play couch is customizable and can be used for sitting, sleeping, fort-building or anything else the kiddos can dream up. 

Co-founders David Baron and Ryan Cocca dreamed up the design for The Nugget when they were still college students, and growing tired of the small, uncomfortable, furniture typically sold to college students. 

In 2015, the guys opened a Kickstarter to raise funding to start production of the foam couches. They reached their original goal of $20k in a single day. They then increased their goal to $60k and at the end of the day, raised nearly $85k to cover the tools needed to prepare and pack The Nugget’s dynamic foam pieces.

Today the company is headquartered Hillsborough, North Carolina and, by all accounts, is doing quite well. 

Now, let’s get into what we came here … Read the rest

The 5 Best Cat-Proof Couches for Cat Owners, Paws Down

If you’re looking for a new pet-friendly couch and hoping it won’t turn into your furry friend’s next cat scratching post, we’ve got you covered. While it is unlikely that you’ll find n entirely cat-proof sofa, there are some that are better at resisting pet hair and claw marks. 

The key here is finding a high-quality sofa brand that specializes in durability, so even if your sofa ends falls victim to cat scratch fever, it holds up over time.

In this post, we’ll review the ways that cats can damage your couch and the materials that are best at protecting against these issues. We’ll also share some examples of cat-friendly couches, and some bonus tips to help you protect and maintain your furniture so you and your furry friend can enjoy it together for a long time to come.

If you’re not a cat lover but have a dog, you … Read the rest

5 Best Sofas for Back Support That Can Help with Back Pain

Not all sofas are good at providing lumbar support, but there are plenty that can really help with your back pain. Back support isn’t the sexiest marketing term, so you won’t see too many brands focus directly on that.

We’re here to remove that uncertainty and provide you with some great recommendations for sofas that can help your aching back and make you comfortable in your living room again. We’ll also point out some things to look for during your shopping journey.

High-quality seat cushions can help those with a bad back to decompress their spine, for example. But first, let’s get to the best back support sofas and we’ll circle back to tricks and tips toward the end of the article.

5 Couches That Provide Excellent Back Support 

We’ve combed through tons of sofas and chose the five that we thought were best at providing proper back support. We’ve … Read the rest

The 6 Best Online Sofa Brands of 2020

We’ve reviewed tons of couches, sectionals, loveseats, and more from various online retailers and compared them based on their price, level of comfort, quality of construction, and customizability. 

Not only have we found the very best sofas and sectionals available for your living room, we’ve also been able to narrow down the best online retailers for sofas in 2020. We’ve looked at factors like price points, return policies, upholstery and customer service reputation. Here are our top 6 best online sofa companies.

6 Best Online Retailers for Sofas 2020

1. Allform

Price Range: $1400 to $5000

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What real customers loved about Allform

Allform tops our list because they bring what many online furniture brands simply cannot: comfy, modern sofas made with high-quality materials offered at an affordable price.

You might be saying, “Well others do that too,” and you’re right. But none of them … Read the rest

The Best & Most Comfortable Loveseats You Can Buy Right Now

If you’re in the market for a loveseat then you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for a sofa for a small apartment, or an accent piece to fill out your living space, we’ve got you covered. There are so many great options you can choose from today whether you want the more modern two-seater or a more traditional settee. 

Today we’re going to share the best and most comfortable loveseats available from some of the best brands out there, including AllForm, West Elm, Inside Weather, Amazon and Crate & Barrel.

The Best Overall Sofas of 2020

Our team evaluated price, quality, comfort and additional features to bring you the best new sofas available now.

5 Best Loveseats Consumers Loved This Year

1. AllForm Custom Loveseats

Price: $1,145

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What real customers loved about AllForm Custom Loveseats

Customers love … Read the rest