There's an office furniture dealer in chicago that you need to be really careful of. They will rip you off any chance they get. They operate under a number of business names including ROE Company, Refurbished Office Interiors, Evolution Interiors, and Compel Office Furniture. They are the worst of the worst scammers. The business owner's name is Brian Lemay and he has ripped off a number of people.

Ask around town, and talk to people who buy office furniture. Ask other office furniture dealers. Most of them will tell you who their good competition is and who to watch out for.