It doesn’t matter what you are shopping for, there are always seems to be a huge amount of choices. Not only do you have choices of brands and models, but everywhere you turn there are big box stores that all carry the same products. So what do you focus on when you comparison shop? I think, for most of us, the first thing to do is look at what the budget might be for a certain item and then try to get the best item for that budget. When do you blow the budget? What if it is only by a little bit for an superior item?