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5 Furniture Franchises We Love

After stay-at-home orders caused people to spend more time than ever in their residences last year, people are investing money to upgrade their homes, making now the perfect time to invest in a furniture franchise.

By Carley ChanaContributor
Updated 10:10AM 09/07/21

The furniture industry is excelling after more than a year of consumers being quarantined at home and a currently booming housing market

Here are five of our favorite furniture franchises to watch this year.


BoConcept is regarded as a premium lifestyle design brand with a worldwide reach. The furniture store ensures franchise partners receive necessary support to run a profitable business. The brand invests in high-level support in all aspects of the business. 

American Freight

  • Startup costs: $392,000-$799,000
  • Units: 350+

Although American Freight recently started franchising, the brand is a leader in quality furniture sales for affordable prices. The brand is known for its no-frills offerings, which makes for a great post-pandemic business opportunity. By 2020, the brand expanded its nationwide footprint to more than 350 stores and expanded the product assortment to encompass not only furniture, but mattresses and appliances as well.

Buddy’s Home Furnishings

  • Startup costs: $399,566-$926,874
  • Units: 300+

Buddy’s Home Furnishings recently increased its number of locations to 300 stores internationally. Additionally, the furniture brand now includes electronics and home accessories. The brand believes positive customer relationships build a stronger company.

EasyHome Furnishings

  • Startup costs: $500,000-$750,000
  • Units: 208

EasyHome Furnishings is a fast-growing company with stores across the country. The brand offers high-quality home furniture, appliances and electronics through affordable leasing agreements.


  • Startup costs: $283,270-$852,820
  • Units: 1,340

Since 1955, Aaron's has offered lease-to-own furniture, electronics and appliances. The brand strives to make the customer experience more convenient and accessible and to provide products at affordable prices.

*This brand is a paid partner of 1851 Franchise. For more information on paid partnerships please click here.