used furniture

Consignment Store or Estate Sale?

Furniture consignment stores in Toronto and surrounding areas have been gaining much more attention over the last few years and rightly so. They are different than the typical dull and dreary antique stores and flea markets of the past and they present themselves as a perfect solution for compulsive re-decorators, thrifty shoppers, eclectic buyers, and [...]

Cheap DIY Staging Ideas to Prep Your Home for Sale

This guest post is contributed by Real Estate Unlimited. Effective staging can increase the final sale price of your home by as much as ten percent. These days, agents and homeowners have access to a wealth of staging solutions, including comprehensive room-by-room interior redecoration and refurnishing. Line-item costs of staging can quickly add up, and many homeowners [...]

De-clutter By Selling, Not Storing

Enough with storage! Haven’t you had enough of dumping items into the first hiding spot you can find  and ignoring them until they become a problem? Is that not exactly what brought all the clutter to your house or garage in the first place? People think that seeking out a storage facility is the best [...]

5 Tips for Buying Vintage Furniture at Estate Sales

Nothing adds a classy tinge to the interior like vintage upholstered furniture. The good news is that you don’t need to sacrifice your entire salary on a single piece. Find real treasurers in the most unlikely places. Forget about the flea markets. Visit an old –school garage sale or estate sale. Many people are turning [...]

Shabby Chic is the New Vintage

The rustic vintage vibes are back and they are not going away any time soon. This time the reminiscence for the past is indulged in the increasingly popular shabby chic style. The design is a modern reading of the lush and rich Regency period interior. It combines rustic vintage style and contemporary urban trends.  The [...]

2017-08-24T16:11:41+00:00May 19th, 2015|Antiques, Auction, Content Sales, Estate Sale, used furniture|

Some helpful tips on selling old furniture

People normally treat old furniture with mixed feelings. Some hold onto certain interior parts with passion till they can no longer keep them due to lack of storage space; others act quickly and discard the piece during property clearance with little regard what happens to it. Neither of these outcomes are ideal – certainly you [...]

2017-07-13T20:45:15+00:00April 27th, 2015|Estate Sale, used furniture|