The following infographic is designed by Wohlers Mount Barker. Buying furniture is one of the biggest investments you will make as a home owner. You'll use it every day for years to come, so make sure you make an educated choice when browsing through the available options. If you're in the market for buying furniture, there are a few tips to consider for finding quality pieces that will last, starting with what lies under the furniture upholstery. Many people shop auction warehouses or garage sales, looking for great savings on furniture.