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The Best Types of Furniture

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Home furnishings come in many different shapes and sizes, and perform a number of vital functions around the home. Whether designed purely for utility, for comfort, or chosen for aesthetics and style, the furniture that appears in a house says a lot about the people living inside and how they spent their time.

Although there are a few basic pieces of furniture to be expected in every home - chairs, sofas, tables, beds - the various furnishings available provide a tremendous amount of diversity and a number of compelling choices. Even a concept as simple as a "Chest of Drawers" can open up a world of individualized options, from a standard Western-style dresser to a more spacious chifforobe or even the combined chest-of-drawers/wardrobe style known as a "Tallboy."

This list collects the major distinct types of furniture and can be helpful as a general resource when considering home decor decisions.

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    Bed

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    Bookcase

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    Chair

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    Cabinet

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    Chest

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    new! Sofa

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    Armchair

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    Chair

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    Drawing board

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    Chest of Drawers

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    Folding table

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    Coat Racks

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    Game Tables

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    Stool

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    Dining Table

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    Wardrobe

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    Dresser Table

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    Stool

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    Accent Tables

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    Table

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    Wingback Chair

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    Hope Chests

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    Love seat

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    Tea Tables

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    Chaise longue

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    Fauteuil

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    Jewelry Cabinet

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