65°F
weather icon Clear

New Pahrump business offers home furnishings, decorations

A brand new Pahrump business is now up and running in the heart of town.

The business, Pahrump Second-Hand Deals, is located at 1481 Highway 372, Suite A.

Owner Monica Lopez, who also owns a similar business in Las Vegas, opened the Pahrump location late last month.

Her vast inventory consists mainly of home furnishings.

“We offer good quality furniture and decorations at great prices,” she said. “We have living room sets, dining room tables, couches, sofas, and bedroom sets, so we have everything for the household. We change out our inventory every couple of days, so you’ll see something different each week on the sales floor. We have contemporary and rustic items and decorations. The items that we don’t sell here we send to our Las Vegas location. We also do deliveries.”

Regarding exactly where Lopez acquires her inventory, she said the majority comes from the World Market Center in downtown Las Vegas, which is described as a 5-million-square-foot showcase for the home and hospitality contract furnishings industry.

“They have a show twice a year in Las Vegas, and we got all of the samples,” Lopez said. “The furniture we get are from model homes and rentals, and they are all in excellent condition. We know it’s not brand new because as soon as you remove the items from the box they become used. We don’t buy items from the general public nor do we accept donated items because we want to sell items where we know exactly where they come from.”

Additionally, Lopez said that if a Pahrump customer does not find what they want, she will gladly show them photographs of items from her Las Vegas store at Sahara Avenue and Rainbow Boulevard, for the past seven years.

“We will also wheel and deal and negotiate on the prices of our items here,” she said. “We’ve got a big inventory, so I’m pretty sure there is something for everyone here at this location. We opened on Sunday, May 26th, and business has been good so far.”

Pahrump Second-Hand Deals is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The phone number is 775-419-2016.

Contact reporter Selwyn Harris at sharris@pvtimes.com. On Twitter: @pvtimes

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
Nye County approves jail bond refi

With interest rates in America so low and Nye County finally free from a bond clause that prevented it from doing so, earlier this year the county began the process necessary to refinance the bond that had been taken out to fund the construction of the Nye County Detention Center in Pahrump.

Serenity Health issues apology to Pahrump community

After nearly eight full months of providing COVID-19 testing to the local community without any reported problems, officials with Serenity Health have issued a formal apology to the community following a vexing night in which the health care provider ran out of testing materials and area residents who had been waiting in line were told they would not be able to receive a test that evening.

A more thankful, less stressful holiday

In a year that’s already proven “interesting,” Thanksgiving will be no exception. Lots of folks are hosting smaller gatherings, meaning fewer people to bring dishes or help in the kitchen. Some may be making their very first Thanksgiving dinner. To assist in making this a low-stress, enjoyable holiday for all, I offer a few tips.

$500k in chip sealing set for Pahrump roadways

In August of this year, Nye County commissioners gave the green light to resurrect the county’s long-dormant chip sealing program and with approval of a list of selected roads granted and the construction contract officially awarded, the 2020 Chip Seal Program is now ready to roll.

Local man facing child sex charges

A Pahrump man was arrested this month over allegations surrounding child pornography.

Pahrump Gunfighters forced to cancel show

For many years the Pahrump Gunfighters have entertained and thrilled the local community with their Old West shows and skits at Dusty Flats on West Stagecoach Road.

Kellogg Park concrete contract awarded

What once was bare land covered in nothing more than sparse desert vegetation is slowly but surely giving way to what will one day be the town of Pahrump’s fifth park, Kellogg Park.

Walmart more than doubles number of personal shoppers

Saying that more than ever the company knows how important it will be for customers to use time-saving services such as pickup and delivery, Walmart has more than doubled the number of personal shoppers versus last year.

Nevada flu vaccination data dashboard launched

Nevada’s influenza vaccination data dashboard is now live providing weekly updates of information from Nevada WebIZ, Nevada’s Immunization Information System. This new tool will help Nevada’s fight against influenza, a critical step in the fight against COVID-19.

BLM postpones wild horse gather at Fish Creek HMA

The Bureau of Land Management Mount Lewis Field Office is postponing the 2020 Fish Creek wild horse gather to later this year or early 2021 because of operational concerns with COVID-19 related to this particular gather.