banner ad

RSSAll Entries Tagged With: "yardsale"

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 5 – Displaying Clothing

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 5 – Displaying Clothing

Yard sales are a great way to pass on clothing that you no longer need or want. Many yard sales have a large quantity of clothing for sale, but it may take a little organization and creative display to help sell those clothes. Some customers may only be looking for something particular and may assume […]

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 4 – Miscellaneous Prep Tips

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 4 – Miscellaneous Prep Tips

There are plenty of potential problems that are easy to overlook when preparing for your yard sale. Below are three things to keep in mind that should help make your sale run more smoothly. First, put away anything you aren’t willing to sell. This may seem like a no-brainer, but it is easy to overlook […]

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 3 – All About Advertising

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 3 – All About Advertising

Advertising can help ensure that your yard sale is a success. There are many different ways to advertise your sale, both formal and informal. Be sure to tell your friends, post your sale on Facebook, and post fliers around town. If you’re posting fliers, only post with permission and be sure to comply with city […]

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 2 – Making Your Signs Count

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks 2 – Making Your Signs Count

When planning for your yard sale, don’t forget signs. Signs not only direct customers to your sale, they also serve as easy advertising. Your signs should be sturdy and easy to read from a distance. Instead of plain paper which is fairly flimsy, use cardboard to keep the signs from folding over in the wind. […]

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks – Pricing Your Items

Yard Sale Tips & Tricks – Pricing Your Items

Once you have gathered all of your items to sell, the next step is to price everything. When setting prices for all your items, remember that your customers are going to yard sales looking for a good deal. With this in mind, items should be priced at 10-30% of their original price. This is just […]

The Prowers Journal Crash Course in Hosting a Yard Sale

The Prowers Journal Crash Course in Hosting a Yard Sale

Springtime is officially here and with it comes yard sale season.  The Prowers Journal will do its part in helping you to clean up your home and simplify your life while earning a bit of extra cash. To do this, we’ve put together a crash course in hosting a yard sale to help your own […]