Garage Sale Checklist

Here are many of the necessary things that you need and need to do in order to have a successful Garage Sale

  • Determine Location, Date, Time  (Maybe during community sale or multi-family)
  • Check with your local authorities and HOA for necessary permits
  • Gather stuff for the sale
  • Clean your items and or make small repairs if needed
  • Recruit someone is be at the sale with you
  • Garage Sale Signs
  • Pricing Labels and/or Tags, Markers
  • Tables, Shelves, or Blankets to Set stuff on
  • Clothes Hangers and Something to Hang On
  • Change for customers ($1’s, $5’s, $10’s, and Coins)
  • Something to store your money in (Kept on your person or away from customers)
  • Post ads on Craigslist or Newspaper
  • Grocery Bags, Calculator, Batteries, Ext Cord if needed

I have also created a printable more detailed list to start working on 2-3 weeks before your sale

Click Here for the more detailed Printable Garage Sale Checklist


If you have additional things that you think should be added to this list, you can mention them in the comments section below.