Bring a tape measure when you shop for furniture and know in advance the space restrictions you are working with. If you're in a pinch, call home and have someone there to give you the specifications. Consider your wall colors and floors and bring samples if you want your furniture to go with it. In the shop you could fall in love with the item, but once you go home, it can be a completely different story.Also check that the drawers fit against the furniture when they are closed. Many times you can find free furniture in your paper or online classified department. You may find great pieces. Some people do not want to bother moving or cleaning their furniture and will either throw them away or put them away online. If you give some time and hard work to these pieces, you could get a great set for a few dollars.You can have lots of holidays, such as Veterans Day and Remembrance Day. However, the best deals usually come to Christmas or the Fourth July. If possible, wait until these holidays to buy your expensive pieces in order to get the most discounts. Furniture shopping may have been a significant challenge for a long time because you didn't really know where to turn for the best deals.A piece can look amazing right side, but when you turn it can have all sorts of issues, including decay, mold, and even infestations. You don't want to come home with you, so take this simple extra step. Remove a piece whenever you get a new piece of furniture. You are at real risk of clutter in your home when you get too many new pieces and pull nothing.