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Monday, July 15th, 2019

Silver and bronze antiques make beautiful additions to any home. If you have won some from auction, it can be exciting. But, you must know how to care for them to keep them in great shape for years to come. Here are some helpful tips for storing and cleaning your antiques.

Friday, July 12th, 2019

Jewelry is a timeless, go-to gift. If you plan on buying your significant other jewelry for a present, you have many options. You could go to a store to buy a new piece or you could try antique stores for something older. Before you decide on where to go, consider looking into local auctions. These events often have vintage and antique jewelry that is one-of-a-kind.

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

Although online auctions are commonplace, there are many items that you might be surprised to find. From office furniture to vehicles to antiques to intangible items like air time, you never know what you might find to bid on. Here are some of the most unique items that have been sold at auction.

Friday, June 28th, 2019

Non-profits often hold fundraiser auctions to raise money for their cause. These events are exciting for everyone involved, despite the challenges that can come with planning them. If you are like most fundraiser organizers, you will do what it takes to create a successful event. It can help to know what types of auctions are available to choose the best one for your non-profit.

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

If you are in the market for new heavy equipment, don’t quickly shop for a brand new machine. Consider looking for used equipment. Heavy equipment is designed to last for years and if properly maintained, it can be used for decades. You can save significantly if you buy your next equipment at auction. This post will go over how to inspect skid steer loaders, wheel loaders, and dozers to ensure that you are making the right purchase.

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Are you thinking about purchasing additional pieces of farm equipment? If so, you may be concerned about taking on extra debt. But, you can still purchase the farm equipment you need. Rather than buying a new machine, you should check out at local auction to see if they have anything you are looking for. This post will go over everything you need to know about inspecting used farm equipment at auction.

Friday, June 14th, 2019

People can use a number of unscrupulous tricks to misrepresent the items they are trying to sell. They can hide or mislead you regarding the age or condition of antique items. They can also try to mislead reputable auction houses into selling fake items. You can find a way around many of these misrepresentations by using a blacklight, which can reveal a lot of information about the condition of an antique. You should always work with reliable auction dealers who stand behind the authenticity of their items as well.

Friday, May 24th, 2019

Downsizing can be a challenge when you are accustomed to increasing your inventory rather than selling. This is often needed, though, if you have found it difficult to make a profit or stay in a large location. The downsizing process creates a new set of issues, like laying off employees or changing future plans for your business. You may also have to sell some of your inventory or office items.

Friday, May 17th, 2019

You might think auctions are just a way to sell things where the highest bidder wins. But, this isn’t always true. There are more rare events called absolute auctions, where the auctioneer sells all merchandise, regardless of price, to the highest bidder. Most auctions now have some of the items listed for sale as subject to a reserve. If the bidding does not go up to a certain pre-set price, then the item will not sell. These reserve prices do not have to be announced to the public.

Monday, April 29th, 2019

There are many great deals you can find at a heavy equipment auction including vehicles, farm equipment, and supplies. Whether you are familiar with these auctions or will be attending one for the first time, it is good to understand the process. Here are some tips to help you know what to do at auction.