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.
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About the Author
Cindy's vintage collectibles business can be found at toysofanothertime.com and her writing site is at cindysabulis.com.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
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.