Walter E. Smithe stores carry a selection of home furnishings, such as beds, nightstands, desks, chairs and tables, as of 2015. The retailer also offers outdoor furniture, such as chairs and tables, along with home accents such as mirrors, drapery and lighting.
Customers are able to view the store's full inventory by using the product browser tool on the company website. The tool organizes furniture based on room type, such as dining rooms, living rooms, bedrooms and home offices. Under each room type is a list of the common furniture items belonging to each type of room. For example, the Bedroom section contains listings for beds, dressers, nightstands and mattresses. Similarly, the Living Room section contains listings for couches, chairs, recliners and tables. Each category offers pricing information for the individual items along with pictures and a description of their features.
The site also contains other tools for customers and people interested in home design, such as a list of common design tips. Other site features include an interactive room designer tool and a designer matchmaker program, which allows customers to submit information about a specific project and receive a personalized recommendation for interior designers from the furniture retailer. Customers can find a list of different Chicago, Illinois, designers on the site as well.