DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, demand for many items surged across the country – particularly furniture. — During the COVID-19 pandemic, demand for many items surged across the country – particularly furniture.
“The demand is still very, very strong. Customers and businesses alike are still ordering like crazy,” said Daylight Home and Patio manager Earthann Shaul.
Furniture stores across the Central Coast are experiencing inventory shortages following a decrease in supply and an increase in customer demand.
Luna Rustica manager, Jessica Bernard, said, “Through COVID people are stuck at home and they wanted their home to be their sanctuary.”
And besides COVID, furniture store owners also say they’re seeing many people move to San Luis Obispo, which is also driving up the demand for furniture.