What you need to know about Wayfair stores and more secret ways to save

Wayfair needs no introduction. The furniture and home goods e-tailer, founded in 2002, it seems offers everything under the sun Whether you want a large piece of furniture like a dresser or something smaller like cabinet handles, you can find it on the Wayfair website or at a Wayfair store. (I do sell small houses!) Prices range from affordable to expensive, giving shoppers a wide range of options fit their budgets. However, even the cheapest parts can add up once you start cramming them into the cart. Since we’re all about smart shopping here at Beautiful house, we wanted to know the best ways to save when shopping at Wayfair. To find out, we turned to Megan Lawrence, manager, consumer PR at Wayfair, for smart tips on how to get the best deals online and in person.

If you’re thinking, “Wait, in person? Isn’t Wayfair just online?” you must know that apart from its website, the shopping giant also has four outlets spread across all states. There aren’t a lot of ads (it’s an IYKYK situation), but from what we can gather, the outlets have a lot of discounted furniture, decor, and appliances. On May 23, 2024, Wayfair also opened its the first physical retail store 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, Illinois. However, you don’t have to go to the outlets or even the store to take advantage of Wayfair’s sales and deals. In fact, we list all the different ways you can start saving big from the comfort of your own home, ahead.

Visit Wayfair Outlets

Yes, we say outlets because luckily there are several physical locations available for shopping. They are located in Florence, Kentucky; San Marcos, Texas; Deer Park, New York; and Greensboro, North Carolina. Outlets sell returns as well as discounted items in good condition. All sales at these locations are final, except for appliances such as stoves, which customers can return within 48 hours if they don’t work. If you live near an outlet, we suggest you come by from time to time to check out all the offers.

Michala upholstered rubber
Ebern Designs Michala Upholstered Loveseat

Now 67% off

Tappahannock Square Cushion Cover
Dovecove Tappahannock Square Cushion Cover

Now 13% off

Wellow Baytree Egg Swivel Patio Chair
Highland Dunes Wellow Baytree Egg Swivel Patio Chair

Now 57% off

Linkwood litter box
Three Posts™ Linkwood litter box
Gerlac 25.6" Wide armchair
George Oliver Gerlac 25.6″ wide armchair

Now 18% off

Jax Glass Highball 14 oz
Godinger Silver Art Co Jax Glass Highball 14 oz

Now 30% off

Sign up for the app

Shopping apps often offer discounts when you make your first in-app purchase and other hidden deals. The same goes for the Wayfair app. “By downloading it, shoppers can get exclusive app deals like early access to Way Day sales,” says Lawrence. “This year, for example, an early access sale 24 hours before Way Day featured an additional 20 percent off eligible products available exclusively on the Wayfair app.”

Buy the sales

According to Lawrence, “Wayfair has sales that follow major retail holidays (such as) Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day, as well as milestones such as Way Day and Cyber ​​Month sales “. You will remember this this year’s Way Day deals ran from May 4th to May 6th and thousands of plays were scored. Apart from these special moments, Wayfair’s daily sales page worth browsing whether you know what you want or not. Discounts touch every area of ​​the house, from exterior to bedroom to kitchen and dining. If you scroll further down this page, you will notice the “Offers of the day”, with new articles added every 24 hours.

Helmick Groove double dresser with 6 drawers
Mercury Row Helmick Groove Double Chest of 6 Drawers

Now 36% off

Adrianne 72.2'' H x 32.7'' W Bookshelf
Steelside Adrianne 72.2” H x 32.7” W Bookshelf

Now 12% off

Rushville wooden bedside table
Andover Mills Rushville Wooden Nightstand

Now 57% off

Brashear 1 - Single dome pendant with light
Zipcode Design Brashear 1 – Single Dome Pendant with Light

Now 16% off

Replacement Moroccan rug in black/beige
AllModern Reserve Moroccan rug in black/beige

Now 74% off

Meilani Popplewell side chair
Birch Lane Popplewell Meilani Side Chair

Now 49% off

In addition, Wayfair offers Open Box Offers, which includes just over 30,000 articles. If you don’t mind buying returned items like us, this is a smart way to save extra on items like curtains, mirrors and outdoor seating – items you might not necessarily mind someone else touching before . Finally, don’t forget to check out Surplus Sale Section, which is Wayfair’s daily sale of overstocked products. If you check all three of these sections and Shop the big sales, you’ll never have to pay full price on any Wayfair item!

Take advantage of Wayfair’s free services

Everyone knows you can buy all the furniture and decor your heart desires on Wayfair. What you may not know is that the e-commerce giant also offers free expert design services and home improvement advice. You can call, chat, or email customer service to find out the details for your home and products, but know that buyers have access to designers for one-on-one conversations. Design services include “selecting fabric samples, working with specific plans and even gathering product recommendations for a custom moodboard.”

Sign up for the Wayfair Credit Card

First of all, there is no annual fee associated with this credit card, which is nice because you can take advantage without spending more of your money. When you sign up for a credit card, get $40 off your first qualifying order over $250 if you choose Rewards. A perk associated with this card includes 5% back in rewards at Wayfair (never expires) or no interest financing if you pay in full up to 24 months on qualifying orders. The other card option, the Wayfair Mastercard, offers all the same benefits plus 3% on grocery stores, 2% on online purchases and 1% everywhere else.

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