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Great tips and advice for buying and selling at garage sales. Advice for throwing your own garage sale, pricing, finding sales, signs, and getting a good deal.



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Mapping My Garage Sale RouteModern technology can make mapping out your route for yard sale stops simple and streamlined. This is a page about mapping my garage sale route.


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Promoting Your Garage SaleThis is a page about promoting your garage sale. Having a garage sale can be be a lot of work with little reward if very few people show up. Promoting your garage sale will help ensure you have a successful sale.


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Free Printable Yard Sale Price Tags?Where can I find free, printable yard sale tags?


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Using Virtual Yard SalesThis is a page about using virtual yard sales. You can take advantage of this Facebook function and sell individual items to a group online.


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Preparing for a Garage SaleThis is a page about preparing for a garage sale. A garage sale is a fantastic way to get rid of unused items and make a little extra money. Planning your garage sale well helps ensure it's success.


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Planning a Church Yard Sale?I need help planning a yard sale at my church. I have never planned a yard sale before and I like things to be well organized.


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Planning an Indoor Yard SaleIf you live in an apartment or where the weather is too inclement for an outdoor sale, consider having an indoor yard sale. Just keep the sale items clearly marked and separate from personal property not included in the sale. This is a page about planning an indoor yard sale.


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Price for Paperback Books at a Garage Sale?I am getting ready to have a yard sale, and it has been a while. What is a good price to sell books for? I have mostly paperback and kids books.


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Garage Sale FindsShopping garage sales can result in some useful and unique finds. This is a page about garage sale finds.



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Preventing Customers from Changing Prices at a Garage Sale?Despite the lower prices that you can typically find by shopping yard sales, sometimes unethical customers will attempt to swap prices on items to get even better deals. This is a page about preventing customers from changing prices at a garage sale.


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eBay vs. Garage Sales?This is a page about eBay vs. garage sales. Garage sales are still a very popular way to sell items you no longer can use or want. However, it is not the only method of selling household possessions. You can also sell many things on eBay.


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Shopping at Garage SalesThis is a page about shopping at garage sales. There are many good buys waiting for you at garage sales. A bit of pre-planning can make it not only a fun, but also a worthwhile adventure.


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Garage Sale SuccessThis is a good time to get ready for this years Garage Sale. Go through your closets, the kids toys, kitchen cupboards and your basement/garage or storage areas for items you will be selling.


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Tips for Successful Moving Sales?I would appreciate any suggestions you all could provide concerning what makes a moving/garage sale successful. I live in Arizona, so it is incredibly hot here, but have to move due to financial constraints. Thank you!


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Price for Garage Sale Food?How much should I charge for a bottle of water, can of soda, box of juice, a brownie, a cookie, and a Rice Krispy treat?


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Garage Sale Tips and TricksThis is a page about garage sale tips and tricks. Knowing a few tips and tricks can help make your garage sale successful.


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Throwing a Neighborhood Garage SaleThis is a page about throwing a neighborhood garage sale. Organizing a neighborhood garage sale can be a fun and lucrative event. There are many things to coordinate to have a successful sale.


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Free Wire Coat Hangers?I am having a huge moving sale and need 200-300 wire hangers. Where can I find them for free? I would be willing to pay shipping.


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How Do I Have a Successful Yard Sale?I am having a yard sale in a few weeks. I have 10 garbage bags filled with baby girl clothes 0-12 months. Some clothes have never been worn, but most are in great shape. Can I get some tips on how to display, price, and where to advertise? Thanks in advance.


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Planning a Moving Sale in the Fall/Winter?I want to do a moving sale and I do have access to indoors. Are November and December bad months to have a moving sale?


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Be Considerate When Parking for Garage SalesRegarding yard sales, please use kind driving and parking etiquette when attending yard sales. I cannot count how many potential accidents I have encountered by:



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Price for Paperback Books at a Garage Sale?I am getting ready to have a yard sale, and it has been a while. What is a good price to sell books for? I have mostly paperback and kids books.


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Planning a Yard Sale?I have tons of kids stuff that I would love to clear out. I have no idea how to have a yard sale. I have never really been to a yard sale, but would love to get something for all our old and unneeded items. Can anyone help a first timer get started?


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Having a Virtual Yardsale?How would I keep sales in 1 county?


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Ideas for a Dollar Yard Sale?I am thinking of doing a yard sale and marking just about everything at or under a dollar. Most items are office related, folders, binders, etc. and some household items and small toys.


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Planning a Downsizing Sale?What is the best way to price and collect the money from a "moving to a smaller place sale"? I am having to help my parents downsize and everything must go! I need a good way to make it easy for my parents and me. The sale will be inside the whole house.


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Preparing to Take Part in a Community Yard Sale?I am going to be taking part in a community yard sale that is going to be held in a church parking lot. Should I make my own signs? What can I do to make my booth stand out from the others?


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