It is likely you will eventually marry and possibly purchase a home. A few quality pieces in a classic style is probably best since that makes moving easier, and your style preferences may change. Beware furniture that seems to inexpensive. It is always great to get a good deal, but not at the expect of quality of construction. You will spend more money frequently replacing cheaply made furniture than you would if you had spent a little more on a quality piece in the beginning.Cheap sofas tend to have seams which stick out like a sore thumb. When purchasing costly sofas, you should ensure that their patterns are aligned just right. If the tailoring appears poor, pick another sofa. Are you interested in buying a leather couch. Make sure you purchase furniture that is actually made out of leather. If the salesperson described it as a leather-like or a leather match piece, then the sofa or the chair is not made from actual leather and might not last very long.If you carefully read over your warranty, you can make sure you're protected if something happens. Buy quality furniture pieces. While you may spend more money on quality furnishings, they are generally made better and will last longer. Also, you will end up spending less money in the long run when you purchase quality pieces versus pieces that are not made as well since they won't need to be replaced as often.Get rid of a piece whenever you get a new piece of furniture. You run a real risk of cluttering your home when you get too many new pieces and subtract nothing. It is of course your choice what goes in your home, but you aren't going to have too much room if you never get rid of anything. Consider the people and pets that live in your home when choosing color and fabric type. If you have dark hair pets, get darker furniture.