21 Nov Where to Find Affordable Used Furniture for Your Kamloops Apartment
If you’d like to save money furnishing your Kamloops apartment, we’ve curated a list of resources below for affordable used furniture, kitchenware, and household decor. Whether you’re a first-time renter, a student sharing an apartment, or just like to save money, we hope this article is helpful.
If you are a Facebook user, check out the Facebook Marketplace for second hand furniture in the Kamloops area. You can find many different types of furniture, including couches, living room chairs, dining tables, ottomans, lamps and more at affordable prices.
Craigslist Kamloops is a go-to resource for many people in the market for used furniture and other housewares.
Craigslist Search Tips
You’ll get more results when you search for furniture if you set the search circumference to within 15 miles of Kamloops. Doing so will show items for sale in surrounding communities.
In the Craigslist sidebar menu, narrow your search by entering a minimum and maximum price and checking other parameters, such as condition.
Kijiji Kamloops is another excellent source of privately sold furniture in Kamloops and other nearby communities.
Kijiji Search Tips
Use the Kijiji sidebar menu filter search results. While Kijiji does list retailers’ offerings, they are easy to skip over. You can also filter out businesses by choosing the For Sale by “Owner” in the sidebar menu.
After doing a keyword search, refine your search further by clicking “Related” tags (located below the search field at the top of the website).
Kamloops Thrift Shops
If you’re furnishing your apartment, be sure to visit the following local thrift stores.
Flutter Buys Thrift Store
1800 Tranquille Rd #14, Kamloops
Run by the Kamloops Hospice Association, Flutter Buys sells second hand furniture and household items.
945 W Columbia St Suite 300, Kamloops
A well-organized and large selection of used goods. While many people go for the clothing deals, the store also carries furniture, kitchenware and other household items.
Northcotts New & Used
419 Tranquille Rd, Kamloops
Northcotts has a wide selection of second hand furniture, furnishings and housewares.
The Mustard Seed Thrift Store
342 Seymour St, Kamloops
The Mustard Seed Thrift Store has a good collection of used furniture, furnishings and houseware. The Mustard Seed is a Christian non-profit that supports individuals experiencing homelessness and poverty. The store provides skills development and employment opportunities to people facing barriers to employment. All proceeds from the store go back into The Mustard Seed programs.
Rent at McGill Ridge – A Kamloops Apartment Community
McGill Ridge is a modern Kamloops apartment community in the city’s Southwest Business District just steps from TRU. Apartments are thoughtfully designed with feature stainless steel appliances, in-suite laundry and plank flooring. Ground floor apartments have patios and each upper floor apartment has a balcony. Building amenities include a fitness room, bike storage, commercial-trade barbecue and picnic area. Just bring your furniture and move in!