The Effect of School on Home Decor
When a home has students in it, the way that the home is furnished and decorated changes. Home Decor retailers can take advantage of the challenges their customers face during the school year by being prepared to help those customers create a home that is conducive to learning and creates calm.
School That Happens Away From Home
For the majority of students, the school year means being prepared in the morning to leave with all that they will need in a backpack. When that student comes home, what happens to the backpack and their shoes? Where will they do homework or projects? What will they need to prepare for the next day?
Answering these questions means figuring out how the home can be arranged to function with the activity in it. The more familiar a sales associate is with inventory and special order options, the easier it will be to help that customer create landing areas in the entryway. Study areas can be carved out in bedrooms or public rooms. Every family will need different solutions as their students grow, so the best solution is a home decor retailer who knows what is available and can help the family plan for the chaos of morning rush and after-school overload.
School That Happens In The Home
A growing number of students are being educated at home. Homeschooling and cyberschooling have a direct effect on the way the home is set up because so much of the day’s activities happen at home. Again, a sales associate who is familiar with your inventory and special order possibilities is equipped to help a family explore what can be added to make a room conducive to homeschool. Sometimes that is added bookshelves or files since there are usually many more books, supplies, and paperwork needing a place to be stored. Other times it could be a very comfortable space for using a laptop or keeping a long-term project set up away from preschoolers.
There is no typical homeschool or cyberschool family since each has their own unique reasons for making this choice but all need help to create a home that facilitates the increased activities taking place.
ChainDrive for Home Decor gives you the ability to manage every detail of your business and frees your staff to provide the guidance that customers with students in their homes need to create a place that encourages learning and family connection.