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Old 02-14-2012, 09:09 PM
 
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I second the earlier vote for Value City Furniture. It's a step up from Ikea furniture in that it is more sturdy and looks like actual furniture, not something for a dorm room. It's also reasonably priced and the service we had at the store we bought from was great. They ran out of the mattress we ordered so they gave us one that was $300 more expensive- it is so comfy and I love it!! Even my parents, who are big furniture snobs, occasionally get something from VC. And ebay also has some amazing pieces at very low prices, if you look hard enough.
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Old 02-15-2012, 07:12 AM
 
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This is a 4 year old post - with someone bumping it to try and sell a sofa. Don't encourage him/her.

I'm sure the OP has purchased their furniture and moved on.
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Old 02-15-2012, 01:33 PM
 
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Actually one of the best places to look is on Craigslist. You'd be amazed what you can find that is in very good condition, since people are constantly moving in this area. I wouldn't get a sofa or mattress because of germ issues, but things like a dining room table, the desk, or dressers would be fine. It's better getting a slightly used piece of good furniture, than some junk that will fall apart from IKEA or WalMart.
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You'll probably be suprissed by the quantity of and so many types of furniture on Craigslist. Good bargains to be found.

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