Yard Sale tips from the experts (including us!)
Hey, look at that! We’re famous!
A few weeks ago, the Yard Sale Secrets team was contacted by a reporter from Hippo Press, an independent weekly entertainment newspaper out of New Hampshire, to tap our knowledge on what makes a going to yard sales so much fun.
We spent a few minutes talking to the reporter and she must have liked what we told her, because there we are.
Even better, the article throws out some tips for yard sales that we haven’t seen before. Some highlights:
- Bring a tape measure: To check the size of items before you commit to buying them.
- Don’t forget blankets and padding: To protect your new-found treasures on their their way home.
- Have a magnifying glass: To inspect tiny baubles and jewelry for imperfections.
- Put a flashlight in your pocket: To check for problems underneath furniture and other hard to see spaces.
Good advice indeed. Consider them official Yard Sale Secret tips!