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Hey there... Found a great deal on a leather sofa. It's 32inchhigh by 35.5high deep. Arm rests are 23.3inch high. The doors at my place are 30 inchs wide. They are two short to stand the couch up.... So I was thinking 45degrees...But then the arm rest comes in and it may hit the inside of the door before the 32inchs clear the 30inch door. I could maneuver the arms through the door first then 45maybe. Looking for the best recommendations. Help please!


Hi John
First thing to know is that furniture is not made with a rubber tree. Does not bend dip or squeeze through a door. We need to know if there are any sharp turns before or after the entry way? Can the legs come off the sofa? If there are no sharp turns and the legs are already off the only thing I could recommend is either a couple of pro's or experienced delivery men or standing the sofa straight up standing on one arm tjhis could only work if the ceiling is 20 inches higher then the length of the sofa then proceed to bring the bottom arm through the door while leaning the sofa just a little the opposite way, once arm is halfway through start to maneuver the sofa so it clears the back once back is cleared pick that side up while bringing the other side down and repeat the maneuver. You have a 50-50 shot . Or you can have it disassembled but then the great deal has turned into more then its worth. Peace Love and Happiness
John a great deal is only when it works for you. If it doesn't work its not a great deal.  

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