AjeyoLAST UPDATED: Oct. 26, 2020, 4:27 p.m.
New Delhi: With numerous options to select an easy delivery system, the new trend of shopping belongs to the online platforms. Along with this, price discounts and cashback available on these platforms have helped in gaining people’s attention.
But it is rightly said when things become so easy the risk factor also enhances. There are a lot of fraudsters sitting out there to ruin your happiness. So be very particular and wise while shopping on online platforms. In this blog, we will share some factors that you must consider to get the best out of these online platforms.
Firstly, before buying any product is ensuring the product's brand, dimensions, type, and return or warranty policy. All these can be found in the product specification segment.
Now people generally ask, what is the need of checking the product specifications? The correct answer to this is product specification helps you in understanding every aspect of the product.
It specifies all important factors like brand, model, weight, dimensions, and accessories included. This helps you in choosing according to your comfort and feasibility.
Rating & Reviews
Rating and reviews is another factor that you must consider before buying furniture online. As the rating of the product will define the quality of the product and reviews will describe the service of the product.
Both of these are equally important and help in getting the top quality furniture. We suggest you go for the one that has a decent number of 4 or 5-star ratings. Also, read those reviews carefully that people have found helpful. This will clear all the second thoughts coming into your mind.
After rating and reviews of the products are checked you must check the seller rating. The seller rating defines the nature of the seller. It includes after-sale service, quality of furniture delivered, and time taken by the seller to deliver it. If the seller rating is less than 3 then avoid buying from that seller and choose the one with 3 or higher ratings.
You might have noticed that every online platform has a difference between the prices of the product. For example, one platform is selling the bunk bed online at some price and the product is sold by the other platform much cheaper.
This happens because every seller has a tie-up with these online platforms and may keep the price according to the bond. So you must check the price on various platforms and choose the less expensive one.
The last factor is the delivery process and is the one that can even stop you from buying the product. What happens for every product delivery is specified. Like for some products you don’t get an option for cash on delivery. Moreover, some products are very specific about the location and may not deliver to your address.
Other than this there might be a huge delivery charge that can restrict you from buying the furniture. To avoid all these you can do a good search for the product and check it on various platforms and from various sellers. Maybe you got the best one without all such restrictions.