Want to play a part in reducing landfill but not sure how? Well, a good place to start is by browsing secondhand furniture shops. You see, there’s an unspoken joy in sourcing and hunting for a vintage chair or nightstand, one that’s seemingly from the past and can’t be found at an IKEA showroom.
Plus, most pre-owned furniture are in good shape and some have gone through repairs before they’re put up for sale. Why pay more when you can get something that’s useful for half the price? And perhaps the most thrilling part about procuring pre-loved furniture is that you’ll never know what you might find!
So, if you’ve been wanting to buy used furniture but unsure where to go, we’ve got you covered.
Important note: We try to be as accurate as possible with details, but these are unusual times, so please check before heading out to avoid any disappointment.
The Best Secondhand Furniture Shops In Klang Valley
Kedai Kaki Lelong
Kedai Kaki Lelong is a more prominent secondhand furniture shop in the Klang Valley with several locations near major cities. After procuring used furniture, Kedai Kaki Leong carefully repairs and reupholsters them before selling at prices that don’t cost an arm and a leg.
What can you expect to find at a Kedai Kaki Lelong outlet? Aside from decent home furniture such as sofas and tables, you can also buy hotel-grade fixtures like chandeliers and bedding. Alongside furniture, this shop sells wall paintings and antique vases as well. For aspiring entrepreneurs on a budget, find stainless steel kitchen equipment like refrigerators and sinks for sale here.
1348, Jalan Kampung Lembah Kinrara, 47100 Puchong, Selangor
10am to 7pm daily
Ara Damansara outlet:
No. 2, Jalan PJU 1A/41B, 47301 Petaling Jaya
10am to 7pm daily
Section 19 outlet:
Lot 4, Jalan 19/1B, 46300 Petaling Jaya
10am to 7pm daily
No. 67, Lorong Scott, Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur
10am to 7pm daily
One Stop Buy & Sell
One Stop Buy & Sell is not exactly a secondhand furniture shop. Occupying two spots along a stretch of shophouses in Puchong sells anything from large kitchen appliances to home entertainment systems. Step in and you’ll be greeted with piles of reusable items. It’s a bit overwhelming at first, but looks can be deceiving.
Spend some time to dig a little deeper and you just may find yourself a chic teak wood dining set or a rustic rattan coffee table to bring home. To have an idea of what to expect during your visit, you can check out its website for information.
Address: No.15 & 19, Jalan Bandar 16, Pusat Bandar Puchong, 47100 Puchong
Opening Hours: 9am to 6pm (Monday to Friday), 9am to 5pm (Saturday)
Contact: 03-8080 1200
Renew Mart has several outposts within the Klang Valley, but its Shah Alam showroom is undoubtedly the most sprawling. It’s over 60,000 sq ft of space crammed with anything from pre-loved spacious cabinets and lamps to stylish tableware.
As such, it’s no surprise that you need a couple of hours to comb through the place, searching for the items you want. So, put on your sneakers and wear something light because it’s going to be quite an adventure shopping for secondhand furniture at this shop.
Address: Lot 3739-A, Jalan Kampung Baru Subang, Seksyen U6, 40150 Shah Alam
Opening Hours: 10am to 10pm daily
Contact: 03-7859 9522
Chai & Chai Trading
Chai & Chai Trading is a secondhand furniture shop that gives forgotten furniture from shuttered hotels and businesses a new lease of life. Browse through the aisle to find wardrobes, bookshelves, storage units, and much more. Some of these items are even close to brand new.
Home furniture aside, there’s also office equipment for sale including printers, projectors, paper shredders, even air conditioners!
Address: No. K20-24, Jalan Ipoh, Batu 4 1/2, 51200 Kuala Lumpur
Opening Hours: 9am to 6pm (Monday to Saturday)
Contact: 03-6252 9811 / 012-621 1599
Cash Converters is a household name in Malaysia that has been around for a long time. This global chain pretty much resells anything they can get their hands on, including toys, books, electrical appliances, and secondhand furniture.
There are multiple outlets scattered across the Klang Valley, but many say its Damansara Utama outlet stocks the widest selection of goods. Cash Converters is also on Shopee Malaysia for you to shop comfortably during this time!
Address: No. 91 & 93, Jalan SS 21/37, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya
Opening Hours: 10am to 8pm daily
Contact: 03-7710 0381
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You Can Also Purchase Secondhand Furniture From Online Marketplaces
Facebook and Carousell are two online marketplaces to find secondhand furniture if the physical outlets don’t do it for you. You can contact sellers directly and negotiate prices, meaning you could get your items for lower prices than what’s advertised.
That said, it’s important to do due diligence, especially when it comes to condition and quality. If possible, always ask for COD (cash on delivery), so you can inspect the items before paying. Bring someone along with you as well, preferably one who has experience in purchasing secondhand goods.
Save Money And The Environment By Shopping At Secondhand Furniture Shops
The old adage “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure” is true. Why let a piece of decent furniture go to waste when it still has years ahead of it? By buying secondhand furniture, you’re not only playing a part in reducing waste that ends up in landfills, but you also enjoy great savings that go easy on your pockets.
Proper organisation is important to ensure your furniture is well-utilised, which also means you’re getting your money’s worth. Here are some practical tips to sort our clutter in your kitchen and closet space.