Furnishings and furniture

Rooted in Cortez

Ten years ago, Spencer Smith opened his first Aaron’s furniture store franchise in his hometown of Cortez with lofty hopes of growing his franchise holdings to 10 regional stores. Today, Smith has...

DATE: Dec. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business

Aaron’s moving to new location

Aaron’s, a rent-to-own furniture store, plans to move to a new, larger location near Sligo Street and Montezuma Avenue in November. Owner Spencer Smith wanted to upgrade the store to have a “21st...

DATE: July 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local artist creates furniture that rocks

You won't find your grandmother's rocking chair among the sculpted bronze, bamboo and zebra wood chairs in Kevin DesPlanques' collection. But you will find a comfortable seat. "I get the ergonomics...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Creating chairs that rock

You won't find your grandmother's rocking chair among the sculpted bronze, bamboo and zebra wood chairs in Kevin DesPlanques' collection. But you will find a comfortable seat. "I get the ergonomics...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Chairs that rock

You won’t find your grandmother’s rocking chair among the sculpted bronze, bamboo and zebra wood chairs in Kevin DesPlanques’ collection. But you will find a comfortable seat. “I get the ergonomics...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Moving in

Those looking to redecorate their homes or who are buying furniture for the first time have a new option in town: Willis Furniture.The shop, which opened March 1, sells used and new furniture.The...

DATE: April 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Business