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The Garage Sale How-To Guide: Everything You Need To Know To Hold A Successful Garage Sale
     

The Garage Sale How-To Guide: Everything You Need To Know To Hold A Successful Garage Sale

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by Cindy Sabulis
 

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Whether you're holding a garage sale for the first time (or a yard sale, moving sale, or a tag sale) or you've had sales in the past and they weren't profitable, "The Garage Sale How-To Guide" is loaded with lots of practical advice to help make your next sale a success.

This 124 page guide offers tips on:

• Efficient ways of gathering items to

Overview

Whether you're holding a garage sale for the first time (or a yard sale, moving sale, or a tag sale) or you've had sales in the past and they weren't profitable, "The Garage Sale How-To Guide" is loaded with lots of practical advice to help make your next sale a success.

This 124 page guide offers tips on:

• Efficient ways of gathering items to sell
• Suggested prices for your garage sale merchandise
• How and where to promote and advertise your sale to bring in customers
• How to make effective signs that bring people to your sale
• Setting up your displays to look appealing
• Planning ahead to avoid the last minute chaos
• Piggybacking other events
• What to have on hand during a sale
• Security measures you should take during your sale
• Attention-getters to get people to stop at your sale

...And much more.

The author is a writer and business owner with more than 35 years of experience running garage sales. In "The Garage Sale-How to Guide" she shares her marketing and selling expertise as a business owner and her experience in running garage sales to help others learn to run their own successful garage sale.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781530067213
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
03/08/2016
Pages:
126
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.27(d)

Meet the Author

Cindy Sabulis is the owner of Toys of Another Time, a company specializing in vintage dolls and toys. In the 1980s and 1990s she worked as a freelance writer, publishing articles in numerous magazines and newspapers. Her published work eventually landed her a job as a contributing editor for a woman's publication. In 1997 she had her first book on doll collecting published, and in the years following she put out three more doll identification and price guides used extensively by collectors. Highly knowledgeable in the vintage doll field, she served as an adviser and contributor to collectible price guides such as Schroeders Collectible Toys, Flea Market Trader, and Garage Sale & Flea Market Annual.

Cindy's vintage collectibles business can be found at toysofanothertime.com and her writing site is at cindysabulis.com.

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The Garage Sale How-To Guide: Everything You Need To Know To Hold A Successful Garage Sale 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite The Garage Sale How-To Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Hold a Successful Garage Sale by Cindy Sabulis is a useful guide for anyone planning a garage sale, showing how one can make it successful. The book will tell readers what has to be done before and during a sale to make sure it is a success. The author shares her tricks and methods, and the practical advice she gives is good enough to make anyone’s garage sale a huge success. The book has tips on how and where to promote and advertise the sale to bring in customers, efficient ways to gather items to put on sale, what items to put on sale, planning ahead to avoid last minute chaos, security measures that need to be taken, how to set up displays to make them look appealing, and much more. The author handles the topic extensively and in detail, and her suggestions are insightful, informative, and extremely helpful to all those who are planning a garage sale. Her years of experience in holding garage sales can be gleaned in the way she handles the topic and will help everyone to start planning their ultra successful sale. All the tips on setting up the sale to the day of the sale to the last minute of the sale are very well explained, and can be easily understood and applied. All the author's marketing and selling expertise will come in handy to those who are planning on holding a garage sale.