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Hi!
I want to purchase a sectional that is 40" H, 95.5" W, and 126" D. It is a sectional that breaks down into 6 pieces and the dimensions are when it is assembled.  My door is 36 inches or a standard size door and I am wondering if it will fit through. There are no feet on it as well. I'm worried that I don't have a 45 degree angle as well because when you walk through my front door there is a wall immediately to the right and left.  I have heard you need a 45 degree angle to make it work. Do you agree with this or do you have suggestions?

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HI
I hope I will be able to help :)

To be 100% certain all measurements of items sofa should be less than what the measurements of the clearance, however facts such as shape of the sofa, arms and back that will allow sofa to be tilted and or passed through the door diagonally makes a big difference.

According to your measurements they do not look too promising, but same time not as mission impossible - depends on the shape of the sofa.

Every sofa - every man made thing can be disassembled and assembled back.

If you like the sofa it will get inside :). My suggestion will be let the delivery company deliver it and try it, hopefully will fit, in case if it did not fit there are companies who can disassemble and assemble it for you. One of the best companies I would suggest is "All Furniture Services" they very professional, they work 24/7 they do not charge extra for same day service and almost always they can send you someone right away. I'm not sure how much exactly they charge but it is very affordable and considering work I would say cheap. Their web:  http://www.furnitureservices.com tel.: 1 718-268-2727, 1-646-688-4026
Good luck to you!

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