A Helpful Yard Sale Materials Checklist

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Are you holding a garage or yard sale this season?A Helpful Yard Sale Materials Checklist

Need help making sure you have everything in place for the sale?

In this post, I offer a short checklist of items to have on hand the day of the event.

The idea behind the checklist is to make the experience as seamless, and as comfortable, as possible.

I’ve included two lists: one is of general items, the other covers more personal items.

Feel free to pick and choose items according to your needs.

You can also download a printable PDF of this checklist.

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Now, onto the lists!

General Items

  • Folding tables
  • Folding chairs
  • Trash bags
  • Small plastic bags
  • Small containers or boxes
  • Scissors
  • Plastic ties
  • Rubber bands
  • Duct tape
  • Twine
  • Poster board (for signs)
  • Thick- and thin-lined black markers
  • Small price tags or stickers
  • Small bills to make change ($1, $5, and $10 bills)

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE VERSION OF THE CHECKLIST. 

Personal Items

  • Sunglasses
  • Wide brimmed hat or visor
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hip or fanny pack
  • Cell phone
  • House keys
  • Sunscreen
  • Lip balm
  • Insect repellant
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hand wipes
  • Cooler
  • Bottled water
  • Healthy snacks 

How about you? What do you think of this list? Is there anything else you’d add to it? Join the conversation and leave a comment below!

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE VERSION OF THE CHECKLIST. 

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