Published at Thursday, January 31st 2019, 15:39:53 PM by Kristina Barlow. Cuisiners. Dont ever purchase any large piece of furniture without first measuring it. Knowing where you will show it means making sure it will fit there! Bring a tape measure when you shop for furniture and know in advance the spacial limitations you are working with. If youre ever in a pinch, phone home and have someone there give you the specs.