Why Choose GDC Home for Your Design Project?

GDC Home designed living room

With stylish and sophisticated home furnishings, furniture, and treasures, GDC is the premier design store in the Charleston area for all of your home needs. Over the past forty years, we have evolved into the thriving business you see today, with locations in Mt. Pleasant, Charleston, and Kiawah Island. Whether you’re looking to spruce up your office or design your dream house from scratch, our thoughtfully curated stores are your one-stop-shop for all things home. 

Wondering what sets apart our home design business in the Lowcountry? Here are some reasons to stop by our stores for your next design project.

GDC Home unique area rugs

Vast Rug Selection

Finding the perfect rug takes time. It is an investment piece you will have for years. With the largest selection of area rugs in the Charleston area and one of the largest in the Southeast, we stock a wide array of area rugs from fine hand-knotted orientals to natural grass rugs and indoor-outdoor rugs. As a direct importer, our prices are the lowest in town and we offer a low price guarantee. Whether you need a bold patterned bedroom rug or a natural rattan area rug, come into one of our stores and we’ll be able to make recommendations for you. We even make custom-sized area rugs.

GDC Home showroom furniture

Showroom Furniture

Can’t wait to get a new piece of furniture? With so many delays backing up orders over the last year, there is a definite benefit to picking out furniture you love in-store and being able to take it home the same day. All of our showroom furniture is for sale, so if you see something you’d like, it’s yours! From sofas to bedroom furniture, cocktail tables, and consoles, you can furnish your entire home in one visit. Bring a truck with you to our Charleston furniture stores or schedule an in-home delivery with us.

GDC Home furniture

Solar-Powered

Our stores are powered by the sun and equipped with energy-efficient fixtures because we believe in doing our part to help protect and preserve this planet we call home. All of our stores feature state-of-the-art solar panels as well as high SEER HVAC units, ceiling batt insulation, infrared reducing window film, 100% LED lighting, motion-activated lighting, and wifi controlled and programmable thermostats. We’re proud to say that our flagship store is completely carbon neutral and no longer requires any outside power source. We are committed to sustainability and have plans to make our other stores fully energy efficient. By supporting our Charleston furniture stores, you are backing overall ecosystem preservation, supporting energy efficient initiatives, and in turn advocating for an all-around healthy planet.

GDC Home furniture design center

Convenient Design Center

It’s a nuisance to have to order swatches to your home to consider what upholstery fabrics you prefer. You’re limited to what you can order and have to wait to see if you like what arrives. When you come into our design center, we have hundreds of fabric swatches to look at, feel, and consider for your project. You can even check fabric samples out of our library to see how they work with your existing furniture and paint colors . From performance fabrics like Crypton to outdoor fabrics, we only show the best in our fabric library because we want your spaces to feel as soft and look as serene as you imagine. Sometimes all it takes to refresh a space is adding colorful new cushions.

GDC Home coffee table with books and lamp decorations

Free In-Store Design Services

Whether you’re designing a new home or redecorating one room, there is no better place to come than GDC. Our expert design team is always on hand to offer free in-store design services to help you build out your dream home. Or, you can choose to have an In-Home Interior Design Consultation, which is one of our most popular and successful offerings. For a modest hourly fee, a friendly, talented interior design consultant will visit your home to develop a formal design plan and budget in writing for your review. From honing in on your color schemes to choosing rugs, furniture, and focal pieces, our team will work with you to refine your vision. We know how to layer a space from start to finish, so bring all your questions and let us know how we can help.


The Best Luxury Home Furniture Charleston, SC

If you are ready for an interior design spruce, stop by our Charleston furniture stores and we’ll help you with any sized project, large or small. From bedroom lighting to decorating your back porch, we provide a customized experience so that your home really feels like you. Get started by browsing our website for inspiration, or visiting one of our stores today!


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Kota Indigo Woven Wool Rug

The Kota Indigo Woven Wool Rug will grace any entryway or high traffic area of your home with a regal welcome.

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Surfrider Entertainment Console

Designed to create relaxing spaces to escape from the pressures of modern life, it is featured in a light, natural Driftwood finish.

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Piper Ceramic Table Lamp

Expert antiquing lends this ceramic lamp the look of a vintage treasure.

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Hartley Slipcovered Sofa

The Hartley series has an English arm, welted “t” cushion design and a waterfall skirt.

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100% cast iron frame finished with a mirrored bottom.

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