"He gives his opinion (which he has plenty of), I check around and do what I want (or can afford)"
Nice to know our house isn't the only place the hubby's (or bf's) opinion is asked for and promptly ignored!!!
She called the other day to see what I thought about the height of a stool she was looking at with respect to the height of our counter. I said I thought it would be too short....she came home with it.