Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder.
The cost of decorating your home can come as a shock.
A few pillows, a rug, and some curtains could add up to more than a month’s rent. But you shouldn’t have to empty your bank account or go into debt to decorate your home.
Sure, you’ve probably already thought of big retailers like Walmart, Target, and Bed Bath & Beyond, as well as online giant Amazon. But there are many more ways to find home decor deals.
Here are several cheap home furnishing stores and websites that can help you save money on decorating your home.
At Home is a Texas-based chain that operates more than 200 stores in 40 states. According to their website, the large, warehouse-like stores “take out unnecessary knick-knacks [to] Pass all of those savings on to [the customer].” Sign up for At Home Insider Perks to receive special discounts and information about new products and sales.
2. Big lots
Big Lots is a chain that sells a variety of goods including furniture and home decor. The company operates over 1,400 stores in 47 states. Budget-conscious shoppers can enjoy the store’s low prices and free shipping on online orders over $59. The Big Rewards membership program offers exclusive coupons and savings.
CB2 is the cheaper offshoot brand from Crate and Barrel. Shop for discounted prices and get free shipping on over 1,000 items in the Sales and Deals section of the site. CB2 also has more than 20 locations in major cities – including Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and Miami – where you can meet with a home design specialist.
Dormify has everything you need to outfit your student residence or first apartment. Get free shipping on orders over $100. Shoppers can join the retailer’s referral program and earn rewards for referring friends.
5. H&M home page
H&M isn’t just a jeans and t-shirt retailer. You’ll find H&M Home at over 350 select H&M locations – plus 27 standalone stores. H&M Home sells a variety of affordable products for your bedroom, living room, bathroom and more. The company’s membership program offers savings and perks to those who sign up.
6. Restoration of habitat for humanity
Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a thrift store that sells home improvement, furniture, and appliances. Inventory at each of the 900+ retail locations changes regularly as the stores rely on donations from the community.
In addition to great deals at Habitat ReStore, you also support the non-profit organization’s efforts to build homes for those in need. Check other local thrift stores if you don’t have a Habitat ReStore in your area.
7. Hay needle
Hayneedle is an online retailer specializing in home decor and furniture – with a wide range of products to spice up your outdoor space. Enjoy free shipping on all orders.
8. The Home Depot
When you think of The Home Depot, power tools or gardening supplies might come to mind, but this home improvement giant also has a nice array of home decorating options. Shop for furniture, wall decor, lighting, carpets and more. The Home Depot has over 2,300 locations and offers price matches, special sales, and virtual DIY workshops.
HomeGoods, a sister store to TJ Maxx and Marshalls, stocks products like bedding, housewares, rugs, furniture and decor in its stores – all at great prices. Shop online and get free shipping on orders over $119 or visit one of more than 800 stores nationwide.
Scandinavian chain Ikea is known for ready-to-assemble furniture, modern homeware and Swedish meatballs – all at affordable prices. There are over 400 Ikea warehouses worldwide. Join the Ikea Family Membership Club for discounts and rewards.
Kohl’s is a department store that sells a variety of home accessories from brands such as Food Network, Sonoma, and Scott Living. Shop everyday deals, enroll in the company’s rewards program and earn Kohl’s Cash to save on future purchases. When you’re not shopping in person at one of the 1,000+ stores, you get free shipping on online purchases over $75.
Lowe’s is another hardware store that sells a range of home decor products. You can find furniture, wallpaper, window treatments, home accents and more online or in store. Use these tips to save money at Lowe’s.
You can think of Michaels as just an arts and crafts store, but you can also shop for home accessories that don’t require DIY skills. Michaels offers a wide range of seasonal decor, frames, wall art, floral arrangements and more at its 1,250 locations and online. Join Michaels Rewards to receive offers and information about upcoming sales.
14. Nordstrom rack
Find discounts of up to 70% off the original price at Nordstrom Rack. Although best known for its clothing and accessories, the store also sells a variety of affordable home accessories. There are approximately 350 locations across the United States and Canada.
15. Excess Inventory
Overstock is a popular online retailer of discount home decor and furniture. Its loyalty program, Club O, costs $19.95 per year and includes free returns, 5% off every purchase, a price guarantee, and more.
16. Tuesday morning
Tuesday Morning is a discount retailer that operates in more than 450 locations across the country. The no-frills stores buy branded remnants to pass the savings on to customers. Tuesday Morning Perks members receive special offers.
17. Unusual Goods
Uncommon Goods sells unique, handcrafted products from around the world. Prices vary, but shop for special offers or join the Uncommon Perks program for $19.90 a year to enjoy perks like free shipping.
Wayfair’s claim to fame is that it has exactly what you need when it comes to decorating your home. The online retailer regularly promotes sales and offers free two-day shipping on thousands of items over $35.
19. World Market
World Market sells goods from all over the world at affordable prices. The company operates nearly 250 stores nationwide, or you can shop online. Sign up for the World Market Rewards program to receive additional discounts.
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