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

If you're holding a yard sale, moving sale, garage sale, or a tag sale for the first time or you've had sales in the past and they weren't profitable, "The Garage Sale How-To Guide" will help you make your next sale go from mediocre to magnificent.

This guide offers tips and advice on efficient ways of gathering items to sell, how and where to promote and advertise your sale to bring in customers-including many online sites where you can advertise your sale for free, suggested prices for your garage sale merchandise, tips to make effective signs that bring people to your sale, tips for setting up appealing displays, suggestions for getting your sale noticed so people driving by stop, piggybacking other nearby events to capitalize on their crowds, a list of items you should have on hand during a sale, practical advice for security measures you should take during your sale, planning ahead to avoid last minute chaos, and many other topics to guide you through holding a successful sale that will help declutter your home and make money at the same time.

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," Cindy Sabulis shares her marketing and selling expertise as a business owner along with her experience in running grand-scale garage sales to help others run their own successful garage sale.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781530067213
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 03/08/2016
Pages: 126
Sales rank: 664,133
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.27(d)

About 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 and her writing site is at

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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.