Canton has wholesalers and manufacturers for furniture. Furniture are needed for both residences and offices for various functions such as seating, sleeping, working and storing items. It can also be a form of decorative art. They can be made of various materials such as wood, leather, moulded plastic, vinyl and so on. The kind of styling used can also vary, such as period furniture, Art Deco, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Wiener Werkstätte, and Vienna Secession designs. The kind of furniture needed also varies with the room, such as sets for the bedroom, lving room, dining room, porches and children's rooms. Furniture can be manufactured wholesale by a number of different brands. Wholesalers sell to retailers in bulk at lower rates. Distribution services may also be offered. Furniture manufactured should be of good quality, durable, strong, cost-effective and esthetically pleasing.