We’ve already talked about how Google can give us some pretty cool data when it comes to interior design, but the monster search engine is proving itself yet again. This time, Next Day Blinds analyzed Google shopping data for over a year to figure out what is the most searched for furniture item in each of the 50 states.
What did your state choose? Scroll down to find out.
What’s the most searched for furniture item in your state? Image: Next Day Blinds
A breakdown of the results
A sectional was one of the two most searched for items, topping the list in Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Nevada, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.
Big or small, sectionals bring a feeling of warmth and comfort into a living or family room. Image: Niche Interiors
The TV stand also came in first in seven states, including Illinois, Michigan, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin.
A distant second, the hutch is favored in Delaware, Kansas and Nebraska.
A hutch is a classic piece that will never go out of style in your kitchen or dining space. Image: LIV Design Collective
Sofa tables were also favored in three states: Colorado, Maryland and Missouri.
If you need more storage, consider using a sofa table in the room. Try stylizing the surface with some decor pieces to make it even more visually interesting. Image: JS Interiors LLC
Bar stools are popular in Idaho and Iowa.
Dining benches took the title in California and New Jersey.
Looking for a way to make your formal dining room less formal? Try a dining bench in place of a few of your chairs. Image: Grand Floridian Builders, Inc.
Arizona and Florida prefer entertainment centers.
An entertainment center makes the perfect focal point for any living space. It provides function and organization all in one. Image: Scheinholtz Associates
Jewelry armoires are favored in Louisiana and Mississippi.
Those who love to dress to the nines should consider a jewelry armoire to put your prized pieces on display. Image: Jae Joo
Recliners took the prize in Oklahoma and West Virginia.
There’s nothing comfier than a recliner. Round out the look by adding a sofa for balance. Image: Christy B.
TV cabinets were the item of choice in New Mexico and Oregon.
TV cabinets are great if you want to be able to hide the TV away when guests arrive. Image: Stiff and Trevillion
Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Washington, and Wyoming all voted for individual items. See them below:
Key takeaways from the study
Based on these results, we can gather a few key insights from the study.
Sectionals and TV stand are the #1 most searched home furniture item in 7 states each, tying for the highest number of any item included in the study.
27 states chose an item specific to the living room, highlighting the importance of the room in the home.
- The dining room, however, was the least searched room. Only 2 states searched for any accompanying furniture.
5 of 14 states in the Midwest are searching for a TV stand the most, while 5 of 16 states in the South are searching for a sectional. However, states in the Northeast and West tend to all be searching for different items.
What do you think of these results? Will you be searching for your state’s top pick?
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