If you're on the hunt for a good sale - February is your month. Retailers often reduce prices in the second month of the year to move old inventory, and make room for the new. This is especially true as we lead up to President's Day. Here's what you'll find on deep discount in February, according to Consumer Reports analysts who track prices all year.
If you've got your eye on a TV, buying before Super Bowl Sunday is a good bet. After that, sale prices go up. Check out Consumer Reports Best TV Review to see which screen best suits your needs.
When it comes to a new mattress, February is also a good time to buy. When shopping for a mattress, keep in mind that you don't necessarily need to buy a new box spring as well, though the sales staff may try to talk you into it.
Humidifiers can offer relief from the harsh winter by replacing moisture in the air, and February is a good time to find them on sale. When shopping for a new humidifier, you should know what to look for. The three main types-tabletop, console, and in-duct-involve trade-offs in efficiency, noise, and convenience.
And if you are thinking of giving your home a new springtime look, check out deals on interior paint.