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May23

5 Ways to Blend Antique Decor with Modern Design

What goes around comes around… especially when it comes to decorating! 2018 is a year full of vintage-inspired decor. A common misconception is that you shouldn’t mix eras. But with a little bit of imagination, you can combine modern and antique...
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Apr27

5 Estate Sale Items That Offer The Best Value

  If you’re new to estate sale shopping, you probably don’t know what is worth buying. Before you begin buying everything you see, you should know about which are the best estate sale items worth investing in. We put together our five...
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Mar29

What to Look for in the Best Appraisal Services

If we’ve learned anything from the Antique’s Roadshow, it’s that appraisals can be emotional events. However, whether your hopes are high or low, everybody wants the assurance of knowing that they are using the best estate appraiser...
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Jan29

Five Tips on How to decorate a Compact Home

Is the size of your property dampening your enthusiasm and efforts on decoration? Small properties are not bad, per se. As a matter of fact, so-called “tiny” or “micro” homes are now all the rage. Besides, there are plenty of tips and creative...
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Dec20

10 Estate Sale Tips for Shoppers

Serious bargain hunters know that although yard sales are fun, estate sales are where you can find some incredible deals on jewelry, household items, antiques, and much more. It takes a bit of savvy to score the best stuff. We’ve compiled a list...
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Nov29

Estate Consignments, Sales, or Auctions: Which is Best for You?

A family member’s death is difficult no matter the circumstances. While you’re grieving, you also need to stay on top of the tedious steps — such as what to do with your loved one’s belongings. If you want help paying for funeral...
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Oct30

5 Brilliant Antique Mirror Ideas to Decorate Your Home

The key to a fantastic interior home design is having unexpected elements in your home. Regardless of your design aesthetic, in 2017 it’s all about chic, collaborative, uninhibited design. Enter: mirrors. Mirrors are beneficial to any home for a...
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Sep28

How Can Antique Chairs Add to Your Interior Decor?

An antique chair can be an eye-catching find at an estate sale. Once you get it home, however, you may wonder how best to incorporate it into your home décor. The good news is that mixing furniture from different time periods is a top home design trend in...
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Aug31

Is There a Market for Antique Singer Sewing Machines?

Do you have an old Singer sewing machine on your hands, and you aren’t quite sure what to do with it? It happens all the time. Many people inherit antique Singer sewing machines, but not everyone really wants to keep them. Therein lies the problem....
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Jul21

Your Complete Guide to Buying Antique Wedding Rings

For the unique bride, simply buying a ring that’s trendy won’t do. It is becoming more and more popular to buy unconventional rings with colored stones and interesting designs. And what better way to say “I love you forever”...
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