National Garage Sale Day is August 11th, which means you’ve got a few more days to get ready to clean up your clutter – and clean up at the yard sale! Here are some tips for making the most out your sale:
- Go room by room to determine what’s collecting dust.
- Dust it! Do your best to clean each item. People will pay more for something that’s not stained or doesn’t appear dirty. Here you’ll find some basics for cleaning up all kinds of surfaces.
- Make it easy for browsers to shop around by placing smaller items on tables and displaying clear prices. You might want to have an extension cord handy to show that electronics are in working condition.
- Be sure to wash and dry clothes using an unscented detergent before putting them on sale to improve their chances of getting sold.