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How lucky I am that Angela Lahr was the first person I met when I walked into By Design. She is knowledgeable, a great listener, pays attention to details...
Karen & Dick D
Our recent experience with Laura B at By Design has been very positive. Laura offered guidance after asking about our needs and our design choices. She was very helpful...
Blake and Amber C
We recently moved to Waukee from South Dakota. For the convenience of our move we decided to sell all of our living and dining furniture. Before the move we...
Laura did a great job designing our living room and choosing colors for our new TV room too. We love our new furniture and everything looks wonderful! Thank you...
My husband and I have been very pleased with our experience at By Design, and specifically with Jessica. She is very efficient, polite and has really listened to what...
Bonita and her team are amazing to work with! The quality of the furniture is amazing. We bought 2 couches and are in love with them. They have such...
Thanks for the great experience. Shopping made fun and easy. My furniture order and window coverings turned out great. Thanks, Laura for your help deciding. 🙂
When it was time to shop for furniture for our sunroom addition to our home, I immediately remembered a beautiful sectional I had seen earlier in your store.Since construction...
Kathy and Ken A
We recently updated our living room.Our impetus came from a visit to By Design. We found a sofa we loved but were not sure whether or how it would...
Updating my furniture has been very difficult and overwhelming for me. A dear friend referred me to Laura at ByDesign. Little did I know what a wonderful experience it...
By Design has been my furniture store for the past 20 years. I have purchased three living room and two sun room pieces. Laura has been incredible helping me...
Laura did a great job for us. She was very easy to work with and we are delighted with the final product. I needed help with my new house...
By Design has been a part of many of our room improvement projects, from couches and kitchen sets to art and knick-knacks, we have loved their store and their...
John & Beth V
My wife and I have been 30 plus year customers of By Design and have worked with their team on several projects. In spite of living one and a...
Rob and Stacy W
We had never been to By Design but had heard good things and wanted to at least stop to check it out. Laura greeted us and worked with us....
I was looking for window treatments for 6 windows in my new apartment. I thought it would be an overwhelming task but Laura made it so easy. I sat...
Jessica did a wonderful job helping me create a plan for my living room from scratch. I gave her very little to work with, but her opinions and suggestions...
Barb and Steve M
A GIANT HEARTFELT THANKS to you for refreshing our master bedroom. Like the over rooms in our home you have made our nest (as we love to call it)...
Dave and I love Bonita and by Design! We were so happy to learn about By Design’s White Glove Delivery Service now available all over the United States. We...
I just wanted to note what great service we got from Laura Beeler. I am easily overwhelmed when it comes to staging a room but Laura simplified the process. ...
Working with Laura was a wonderful experience. She listened to our thoughts on the project and worked hard to meet those needs and wants. We have worked with designers...
I have found By Design to be a wonderful place to shop for furniture! Both the furniture and accessory selection is great, and the myriad of fabrics to choose...
Working with Laura was so great! She had so many great ideas and really helped me to find exactly what I wanted. I am not from the area but...
Easiest and most fun way to shop for new furniture! Laura always listens to what I want and offers great suggestions for option....and bears with me while I change...
My husband and I are so pleased with our custom sectional order! It is a bit scary to special order something you cannot actually touch. But, Sherri was so...
I worked with Laura on a living room project for my new home and she quickly gave me what I wanted (and more). I had ideas in mind and...
I have worked with Laura Beeler and the team at By Design Furniture and Design for the past four years. Each time I am greeted with enthusiasm to help...
We received our beautiful furniture yesterday from by Design and we absolutely love it! Our family has moved numerous times and spent lots of money on uncomfortable furniture that looked...
I have worked on numerous projects throughout my new home with Jessica. She always nails my taste and style! It has been so much fun working with her. She...
I want to thank Laura and all the staff at byDesign. I was always greeted by friendly, helpful people on the many times I entered the store. Laura was...
I worked with Laura when moving into a new home and she did a fantastic job of coordinating living room pieces, a dining room set and bar stools for...
We have been going to By Design for over 15 years and for three moves. Whenever we need some new pieces of furniture for a new home, we visit By...
Laura listens and I so appreciate her attentiveness to my special needs and wants. With all her knowledge and creative design ideas, she knows before I do what treasures...
We worked with Laura during our experience and she made it very enjoyable and stress free! She found exactly what we were looking for and that fit our space...
I bought a beautiful custom sectional from by Design. We love it. It is the most comfortable sofa I have ever owned and the most beautiful. The process was...
My husband and I worked with Laura to select our furniture. As soon as we walked in, Laura greeted us. We began working with her to select the furniture...
Karen & Mike H
Laura worked with us on a small redo of our living room. I was impressed because I am confident that I received the same level of care and attention...
We have been so fortunate to work with Laura Beeler for over 30 years. She has helped us furnishing whole rooms and doing updates with rugs, art and accessories....
I had the best relationship working with the staff of By Design and specifically Interior Designer Laura Beeler. I knew from the moment I wanted to design my living...
I really enjoyed working with Laura Beeler. She made the process of picking out a sofa and chair for my living room surprisingly easy, and enjoyable. She has a...
I have worked with Laura Beeler several times over the past 10 years in 2 different homes. She consistently gives me lots of personal attention and is great to...
Just got my new American leather reclining sofa today along with this cool funky rocker and wow, what a change to my living room. This along with a new...
Laura is such a gifted person; she makes the design process fun & easy! I have worked with her for several years on several different rooms and each time, she...
"Great experience working with their talented designers! Highly recommend."
My husband and I began a kitchen remodeling project that soon expanded and turned into an update of the dining and open living space as well. We know what...
We so enjoyed working with Sherri to help us update our family room furniture. She worked hard to coordinate fabrics with a difficult existing rug. The end result is...
What a beautiful store with so many choices. My salesperson, Jessica was outstanding. Her special touch on design and her customer service was top knotch!!! I will be back...
My husband and I had a wonderful experience with By Design! We just built our dream home and wanted a local professional design team to furnish it with high...
Sherri was lots of fun to work with when choosing new furniture for my hearth room. I wanted something my husband and 6’4” son would find comfortable and she...
Sue & Jeff
Moving halfway across the country, from a small space to a larger home, with an interior style unlike anything my husband and I had originally envisioned, seemed both exciting...
My good friend, Sherri, is a designer at by Design and encouraged me to browse their American Leather furniture line in my hunt for a new sectional for our...
We were extremely pleased working with Laura at by Design. She listened to our wishes and came up with a great plan for our lifestyle. She is very easy...
Thank you Laura for helping us select furniture and design the perfect spaces in our new home. You spent time with us and got to know our taste and...
We moved from out of town to West Des Moines and didn't know where to start to find furniture for our new home. Someone recommended By Design and it...
Steve and Dawn
Elissa:You are the Design Goddess! We love everything - Thank you so much. (flowers from her clients!)
This is our third build. With the other two, I was confident in my design decisions until it came down to putting everything all together.…tile, carpet, wood floor, paint,...
... I'm so thankful for your wonderful customer service.
Was fortunate to work with Laura Beeler during a room redesign in my home. I was at first skeptical: how will she know what I like when she doesn't know me?...
My husband and I are building our dream home for us and our 6-year old son. We have spent a great deal of time to get the layout just...
Laura - Thank you again for helping us choose the perfect furniture for our living room. I’m so excited about the fabrics and styles! It usually takes me forever to...
Hi Laura – What a wonderfully easy and fun experience! …When we were ready to start thinking about furniture, you added to our great experience! While we have thoughts...
...the sleeper is awesome! It fits the space perfectly and came as promised. I also have to say that the delivery crew was top notch. It is the best...
Just a note to say “thank you” for all that you and your staff have done for me! I love every chair I purchased! I thank you for giving...
…we love our new sofas. Also, we want to tell you that your delivery service people were THE BEST!
I have been buying all my furniture from “By Design” for many years. Not only do they have the best, most unique furniture in Des Moines, they have a...
Kimberly S R
This was such fun! Bonita was a blast to work with and we could not be happier with the furniture we purchased. Great people!
I love love love the sun room you helped us with and everyone who sees it does as well! It’s the most gorgeous in the AM when the sun is coming up.
Lisa Jo Smalley Johnson
Thank you bD…luuuvvvv my bedroom!
Carol & Steve – Des Moines
We absolutely love our living room!!!!! Thank you so much for making our living room beautiful–and completely different from what we had before. This is just the look we...
Kati – Urbandale
I ordered a sectional from By Design in July 2010. I appreciated the time my designer took to make sure I saw every option and feel comfortable with my...
Cheryl – Urbandale
I love your store and have always been extremely satisfied with your service and the professional assistance I have received. I will require additional items in the future and...
Dee Dee J – Urbandale
I am happiest about the way the collection of fabrics and styles of furniture have come together to make our living room so wonderful.by Design… had it all in...
Barb M – Urbandale
The greatest place to decorate your home no matter what your style or budget is. The designers work with you until you get things just right, the way you...
Susan and Chris L – Des Moines:
…We had tried others but had an uncomfortable feeling of being managed – at by Design we experienced being partners with our designer and that was just we wanted.Laura...
Jeff and Jenny D – Algona
We had a wonderful experience. Instead of trying to show us the “best’ or the salespersons favorite we had the chance to find exactly what we were looking to...
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