When Does It Go On Sale?

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Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center

Here is a helpful cheat sheet for when many items go on sale:

 

Appliances:  Holiday weekends

Cameras & Camcorders:  February, March

Carpet & Flooring:  January

China & Flatware:  March, September

Computers:  August, December

Cookware:  May, June, December

Dining Furniture:  October, November

Electronics:  Spring and early summer, also Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Furniture:  January, July, holiday weekends

Holiday Decor:  Day after the holiday

Linens:  January

Mattresses:  May through August

Paint:  Summer

Patio Furniture:  After Labor Day

Plants, Trees, and Shrubs:  Fall

Small Appliances:  December

Snowblowers:  April

Televisions:  Early spring, also six to 12 months after a particular model is launched

Vacuum Cleaners:  April, May

 





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  1. Valerie Osterhoudt 01/31/2011 11:16 AM
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Gerry Michaels
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Very cool info Kristin, in a town close to us there is a Home Depot next to a Lowes and we the consumers have been able to get a whole house carpeted for like $79 labor for about a year and a half. Ha Ha Nothing says sale like competition...

Jan 31, 2011 03:20 AM #4
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Gary Woltal
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I did not know all this Kristin with the seasonality of items. Thanks.

Jan 31, 2011 03:35 AM #5
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
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VB, Yeah, I didn't see it on TV either....wow!  I would go insane with no tv!

Gerry, thanks alot!  Isn't that the truth...great deal indeed!

Gary, now you do :-)  Take care!

Jan 31, 2011 03:38 AM #6
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Laura S. Baker
First Weber Inc - Lake Mills, WI
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Hey, I have been looking for a list like this!  Awesome!  You can imagine how cool this is for us stagers!  OOps!  Got to get back to work.  :-)

Jan 31, 2011 03:50 AM #7
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
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Laura, glad you will find a use for it...I can sure imagine stagers would love this too :-)  I am sure the Jefferson home looks fabulous!  Take care!

Jan 31, 2011 04:03 AM #8
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Craig Rutman
Helping people in transition - Cary, NC
Raleigh, Cary, Apex area Realtor

Well now that I'm armed with this information, I'm going to go broke saving money!

Jan 31, 2011 04:22 AM #9
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
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I hear ya Craig.. :-)

Jan 31, 2011 05:34 AM #10
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Tom Braatz Waukesha County Real Estate 262-377-1459
Coldwell Banker - Oconomowoc, WI
Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent. SOLD!

Kristin

Not only are you really smaryt but you are frugal. I know a gal in NC that is super frugal.

Jan 31, 2011 07:14 AM #11
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Tom Braatz Waukesha County Real Estate 262-377-1459
Coldwell Banker - Oconomowoc, WI
Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent. SOLD!

Kristin

Not only are you really smaryt but you are frugal. I know a gal in NC that is super frugal.

Jan 31, 2011 07:14 AM #12
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
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I bet I know who you are referring to Tom!  Will you be around Wed if we have the meeting and the snow holds off?

Jan 31, 2011 07:48 AM #13
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Cindy Edwards
RE/MAX Checkmate - Johnson City, TN
CRS, GRI, PMN - Northeast Tennessee - 423-677-6677

What a cool list!!!  I just bought linens (on sale) too!  Good thing I didn't wait until February!  Thanks

Jan 31, 2011 09:24 AM #14
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Valerie Osterhoudt
Johnson Real Estate, Inc. - Cromwell, CT
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Kristin.. OK, you blow my mind!!  Where in the world do you come up with all this worthy information?  Thanks for sharing this.

Jan 31, 2011 11:14 AM #15
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
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Cindy, thanks....glad you liked it!

Val, you are good for my ego young lady :-)  LOL I find things in Magazines, online, from friends, etc :-)

Jan 31, 2011 11:42 AM #16
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Lou Ludwig
Ludwig & Associates - Boca Raton, FL
Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC

Kristin

That's one impressive list.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

Jan 31, 2011 02:02 PM #17
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Goodbye Active Rain
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Krissy Kris, you are so kewl with your info!!

Jan 31, 2011 02:48 PM #18
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Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

Kristin, this is just in time for that camcorder purchase, thanks! 

Feb 01, 2011 01:26 AM #19
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
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Thanks Lou...I agree!

Tony, awww shucks...GO PACK!!!!!!!!!

Kevin, glad you saw this in time to save some money!!

Feb 01, 2011 02:05 AM #20
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Brandon & Grace Yee
Chase International - South Lake Tahoe, CA
Lake Tahoe Real Estate

Hi Kristin,

Thanks for the cheat sheet.  The times that the sales are held makes sense. 

Cheers from Lake Tahoe,

~Grace Yee

Feb 01, 2011 04:22 AM #21
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Ellie Penaranda
239.776.5077 Downing-Frye Realty - Naples, FL
Naples Florida Real Estate - Waterfront & Beach Co

Kristin, that is a cool list and extremely helpful.  Will bookmark. Thanks.

Feb 01, 2011 03:00 PM #22
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Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
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Grace Yee, you are most welcome!

Ellie, thanks !!

Feb 02, 2011 01:36 AM #23
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