Section 8 Part A - Home Furnishings and Related Household Items - Purchases

Section 8, Part A deals with purchases of furniture, household decorative items, dishes, household linens, floor coverings, and window coverings.

Now I am going to ask about expenses for home furnishings and related household items. Please include any shipping and handling charges with the cost of any item that was shipped.

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Since the first of the reference month, have you or any members of your household purchased for you or your household or for someone outside of your household any -

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  1. Sofas?
  2. Living room chairs?
  3. Living room tables?
  4. Ping-pong, pool tables or other similar recreation room items?
  5. Other living room, family, or recreation room furniture including desks, wall units, and shelving?
  6. Living room furniture combinations?
  7. Dining room or kitchen furniture?
  8. Mattresses or box springs?
  9. Bedroom furniture other than mattresses or box springs?


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Have you or any members of your household purchased any --

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  1. Infants furniture?
  2. Infants equipment?
  3. Patio, porch, or outdoor furniture?
  4. Barbecue grills or outdoor decorative items?
  5. Office furniture for home use?

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Have you or any members of your household purchased any --

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  1. Lamps, lighting fixtures, or ceiling fans?
  2. Other household decorative items
  3. Closet storage items?
  4. Travel items including luggage?
  5. Stainless, silver, or other flatware?
  6. Non-electric cookware?
  7. Dishes, glasses, or serving pieces?


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Have you or any members of your household purchased any --

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  1. Bedroom linens?
  2. Bathroom linens?
  3. Kitchen, dining room, or other linens?
  4. Slipcovers, decorative pillows or cushions?
  5. Room size rugs or other non-permanent floor coverings, including carpet squares?
  6. Curtains or drapes?
  7. Blinds, shades, other window coverings?
  8. 99. None/No more entries

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What did you purchase? [enter text] _____________

In what month did you purchase it? [enter text] _____________

Was this purchased for your household or for someone outside of your household?

  1. For use by household
  2. For someone outside the household

What was the purchase price? [enter value] _____________

Did this include sales tax?

  1. Yes
  2. No

* Enter 'C' for a combined expense

  1. C
  2. Not combined

What was combined with the item?

* Enter all that apply

  1. Sofas?
  2. Living room chairs?
  3. Living room tables?
  4. Ping-pong, pool tables or other similar recreation room items?
  5. Other living room, family, or recreation room furniture including desks, wall units, and shelving?
  6. Living room furniture combinations?
  7. Dining room or kitchen furniture?
  8. Mattresses or box springs?
  9. Bedroom furniture other than mattresses or box springs?
  10. Infants furniture?
  11. Infants equipment?
  12. Patio, porch, or outdoor furniture?
  13. Barbecue grills or outdoor decorative items?
  14. Office furniture for home use?
  15. Lamps, lighting fixtures, or ceiling fans?
  16. Other household decorative items
  17. Closet storage items?
  18. Travel items, including luggage?
  19. Stainless, silver, or other flatware?
  20. Non-electric cookware?
  21. Dishes, glasses, or serving pieces?
  22. Bedroom linens?
  23. Bathroom linens?
  24. Kitchen, dining room, or other linens?
  25. Slipcovers, decorative pillows or cushions?
  26. Room size rugs or other non-permanent floor coverings, including carpet squares?
  27. Curtains or drapes?
  28. Blinds, shades, other window coverings?
  29. 77. Misc. Combined (unable to specify/DK)

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Did you purchase any other items above?

  1. Yes
  2. No

End of Section 8A

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Last Modified Date: April 12, 2013