When to Buy Big Ticket Items
Fall: Big Appliances
Just like the fall clothing influx, new models of major appliances such as ranges and washing machines hit showroom floors in September and October, says Diane Ritchey, editor of Home Appliance magazine. At about the same time, last year's models go on sale to make room.
"Critical timing and seeing the patterns of the retail world can make a huge difference in appliance shopping," says Ritchey.