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What to do When Preparing to Clean Out an Estate

What to do When Preparing to Clean Out an Estate

Whether it’s you, your mother, or brother, everybody has some degree of stuff, fluff, or clutter. When it comes to dealing with an estate there are many steps to take before simply calling a clean out company. Why pay to have your items removed...

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Style On A Budget

Style On A Budget

Regardless of what your taste in décor is, used quality furniture can be purchased today at auction for pennies on the dollar. This is in part caused by the ever-growing popularity of build it yourself and high end branded furniture stores....

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Art Collecting 101: What You Need To Know

Art Collecting 101: What You Need To Know

In the antique and auction world, one of the broadest categories if not the most is fine art. Fine Art is not just limited to paintings. Engravings, etchings, lithographs, sculpture, furniture, and architecture can all fall under the umbrella....

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So You Think You Can Sell

So You Think You Can Sell

So, You Think You Can Sell? It sounds like a title to a popular week night television competition show, sadly it’s not. But it should be!  The reason why is because in the present day antique and auction world, hobbyists build up a false sense...

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Not Hot…Just Not…

Not Hot…Just Not…

Not Hot…Just Not… Every week I typically visit a topic to make the reader aware of what is valuable in the world of antiques and fine art. But this week, I’m going to strive to make my job back at the gallery a whole lot easier. Every time the...

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Liquid Gold In Your Garage

Liquid Gold In Your Garage

As we learned before in the antiques and auction world, one of the hottest collectibles that has been and always will be is automobilia. Everybody loves their car, and when you have the perfect car you want the perfect garage to keep it in. So...

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GIVING THANKS TO THE PAST

GIVING THANKS TO THE PAST

“We are passionate about the past….”. That’s the first part of our slogan.  Just what makes us passionate is something we have thought about this past week – as we celebrate this season of Thanksgiving and get ready for the holidays ahead....

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