How Much Cash Should You Start a Yard Sale With?

Get two rolls of quarters, a stack of 50 $1 bills, 10 $5 bills, and 5 $10 bills. Do it two days before the sale so that, if you forget, you can still get the change on the day before.

Do clothes sell well at yard sales?

It’s normal to have a bunch of clothes you want to put up for sale. However, adult clothes usually don’t sell well, unless they’re designer brands in good condition or possibly pregnancy clothes. Surprisingly, designer perfumes do well too, even if they’re not full bottles.

How do I sell things at a yard sale?

Bed bugs could lurk in any used mattress. You might also end up sleeping with other people’s mold, mites, bacteria, and bodily fluids (yuck!). If you’re buying something firsthand, these are things you should never buy at Aldi.

What days are best for yard sales?

Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings are usually the best time to hold your garage sale. Here’s an insider garage sale tip: consider scheduling it on the first weekend of the month—a lot of paychecks go out at the end of the month, so people will have cash to spend.