Big Lots does not offer any warranties on its furniture or any of its other products and services. When available, any warranties on products or services come from their manufacturers, suppliers or distributors.
Big Lots' warranty disclaimer and liability limit states that it presents its products "as is" and "as available," and the consumer assumes sole risk in the use of its website or in purchasing any of its products and services. Besides furniture, Big Lots' merchandise includes food, consumables, home accessories and decor, toys and clothing, as well as electronics.
Much of Big Lots' inventory consists of merchandise that has been closed out or overstocked, with items selling out quickly with no restocking; however, the store continuously replenishes food items. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Big Lots is a discount retailer that operates 1,495 department stores in 48 states, as of September 2015.