by Dylan Bowen June 16, 2022 2 min read
There are two kinds of people when it comes to furniture, the person who keeps their furniture till it’s physically unusable and the person who replaces the furniture when it has a scratch on it. Knowing when to get rid of furniture is important as it helps reduce clutter however knowing when to keep furniture is also important to reduce expenditure especially important due to rising gas prices.
The reason you may be hesitant to get rid of furniture is that it may have sentimental value to you. When deciding what to do with these items it’s important to ask yourself if they can be repaired, even if you can’t repair the item right away knowing that the item can be repaired in the future is a great reason to keep the item.
You may also consider repurposing the furniture into something new. Turning old furniture into something else is a way to keep an item that you do not wish to throw away while allowing the item to be useful to you.
Old furniture that is falling apart or you no longer need should be thrown away if it can’t be useful to someone else. If you feel the item can have use for another person then you should think about giving the furniture to charities such as sue rider. If the item has no use for yourself but can be useful for someone else then consider selling your furniture, this option can be a win: win as you help someone get an item they desire while getting rid of an item you did not need and making some money at the same time.
When an item has a mark or a scratch it’s a good idea to keep the item instead of buying it again and replacing it with the same item. Furniture with scratches and marks can be painted over with a fresh lick of paint, giving the item a breath of fresh air instead of throwing items that don’t need to be thrown away.
Remember that furniture shouldn’t be kept when broken and does not serve a purpose. Furniture that you do not need but can still be used should be given away or donated or even sold. Furniture that has sentimental value and cannot be thrown away should either be fixed up or repurposed.
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