Furniture Mall of Kansas opening Saturday

The Furniture Mall of Kansas opens Saturday in the former Macy's building at West Ridge Mall. From left are owners Bob & Joyce Winter, Jamie Winter, Jeff & June Winter.

(Topeka, KS) – The “Furniture Mall of Kansas” is opening this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in Topeka’s West Ridge Mall at the intersection of 21st Street and Wanamaker (1901 SW Wanamaker Rd). What used to be the old Macy’s building has been newly renovated into a state-of-the-art home furnishings shopping destination. The Furniture Mall of Kansas houses five retail businesses that carry virtually everything one needs to furnish or redecorate a home. Discovery Furniture, RoomMakers, Mattress Headquarters, the new Marlings Furniture and the Abbey Flooring Headquarters share the 193,000 square foot site.

“The Furniture Mall of Kansas is a new concept that blends together the area’s oldest and most trusted furniture stores, along with mattress and floor covering specialty stores to give customers a better shopping experience,” said Jeff Winter, co-owner of the five retail businesses making up the Furniture Mall. “This is a big place where shoppers will be able to see many options in one convenient location without losing the small store feel of a friendly and knowledgeable sales staff.”

According to Winter, the Mattress Headquarters store displays virtually every popular mattress brand including Serta, iComfort, iSeries, Tempur-Pedic, Sealy, Simmons Beautyrest, Health 1st, Mattress 1st and many more. He also said the Abbey Flooring Headquarters store will display all the top flooring brands and some exclusive ones to this area. 78 styles of carpet and hard surface choices such as hardwood, luxury vinyl tile, tile, stone and laminate will be in stock in Topeka. Throughout the Furniture Mall of Kansas, each individual store will offer a unique shopping experience and customers will find big selection, guaranteed low prices and exceptional service.

West Ridge Mall® is a climate controlled indoor mall, conveniently located at the intersection of 21st Street and Wanamaker, serving as Topeka’s main shopping destination. West Ridge Mall® also serves the nearby communities of Lawrence, Manhattan, and Emporia while featuring 90 stores ranging from jewelry to family and athletic apparel. Among the many fascinating stores that West Ridge Mall® features is a Dillard’s, jcpenney, Sears, Bath and Body Works, Victoria’s Secret and, of course, the new Furniture Mall of Kansas.

The Winter Family has been furnishing Kansas homes since 1933. They opened the first Discovery Furniture ( store in Topeka in 2000. They opened RoomMakers Home Furnishings ( in Topeka in 2003 and an Ashley Furniture HomeStore in Salina, Kansas in 2004. In 2010, they opened second locations for their Discovery Furniture and RoomMakers stores and opened a new store model for their Mattress Headquarters store in Lawrence, Kansas. In 2012 they purchased the Marling’s Furniture Store in Topeka and are relocating it and their other Topeka stores to the new Furniture Mall of Kansas.

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