What Furnishings to Expect in a Furnished Rental?
Furnished rentals include all the basic furnishings you need, including a kitchen and wifi, to settle down and live comfortably for a month or longer in Toronto, Canada.
What you will find in each room of a Furnished Rental:
What does a furnished living room include?
The living room should include a couch/sofa, a coffee table, and a TV situated directly across or to the side comfortably for viewing. Additional furniture might include end tables, a TV stand, a chair/chaise, or an ottoman.
What does a furnished bedroom include?
The bedroom should include a bed with pillows and blankets, as well as either a dresser or closet with hangers to store clothes. Additional furniture might include a nightstand, work table, or vanity.
What does a furnished kitchen include?
The kitchen should include the two main big appliances: fridge and stove/oven. Additional appliances might include a dishwasher and small appliances such as a microwave, toaster, or coffee maker. Cookware and accessories might also be included such as pots and pans, plates, bowls, cups, cooking utensils, and cutlery.
What does a furnished dining room include?
The dining room/space should include a dining table with two to six chairs. There might also be a centerpiece or basket of fruits included to decorate the dining table.
What does a furnished bathroom include
Each bathroom should include the four main furnishings: sink, toilet, bath/shower, and mirror. Additional furnishings might include a shower curtain and towel rack with fresh towels.
What does a furnished balcony/patio include?
Some, not all, apartments will have a balcony/patio. They might not include any furniture, but common furniture that might be included would be an outdoor table and a couple of outdoor chairs. Additional furniture might include some plants or a plant box.
What decor is included in a furnished apartment?
There might be some to none decor included in a furnished apartment. Some common decor includes carpets/rugs, paintings, mirrors, and lamps for additional lighting.
What amenities are included in a furnished apartment?
Furnished apartments will usually include wifi, utilities, and guest services. There are a wide range of guest services that might be provided, but some common services include housekeeping, 24-hour on-call services, and flexibility of month-to-month rentals.
What’s next? Check out UNDERSTANDING THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN FURNISHED, SEMIFURNISHED AND UNFURNISHED APARTMENTS
Not having to purchase furniture can result in some real cost-savings including the cost of the furniture itself to the cost of moving/building the furniture.