Furniture selection can make or break the design of a room. Finding quality furniture at low prices can be a challenge. Following a few simple steps can ensure that you find high-quality furniture pieces at discounted costs.
Things You'll Need
- Computer with Internet access
- Truck/vehicle with trailer
Search online for local estate sales and auctions. Attending an estate sale or an auction is often a great way to find and buy quality furniture at low prices.
Check online resources and your local paper for moving/rummage sales in your area. It's often possible to find quality furniture pieces priced to move quickly. Be sure to negotiate the lowest price possible with the owner of the piece.
Shop local pawn shops and thrift stores to search for rare finds and quality pieces. Discount store managers and owners will often have the authority to offer discounts or bargain over pricing.
Shop online auctions sites to bid on quality items. This will provide you with some control over what you pay for particular pieces and will allow you to comparison shop quickly.
Search local classified papers and ad databases. You may also consider placing want ads for specific pieces in your newspaper. Ask friends and neighbors to keep their eyes open for specific items and be patient in your search.
Tips & Warnings
- Patience in your search will help ensure the lowest price per piece possible.
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