Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Bob''s Discount Furniture is a privately-owned regional chain of furniture stores in the Northeastern United States, primarily New England. As of 2009, the company has over 30 stores located in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island. The company was founded in 1991 with its first store in Newington, Connecticut. Bob''s Discount Furniture is based in Manchester, Connecticut and is ranked 30th among U.S. furniture stores, with estimated 2006 sales of $329.3 million. In addition to being known for its distinctive advertisements, the company is also known for offering amenities at many of its stores, which may include in-store home theaters, video arcades, and complimentary refreshments. Many of the stores have a back room where people can get items that are considered imperfect; this area is playfully called The Pit.