Tuesday, August 30, 2022

What We Bought at a Estate Sale for $450.00!


We went for a drive to find garage sales and happened upon an estate sale on Saturday.   It was the second day of the sale so it was 1/2 half.   We started looking around and the first thing I saw was a big screen t.v.  (60 inch) for $50.00.  Husband fell in love of course.  Do all men love the large t.v. screens?  It was an LG but not a smart t.v. but he didn't care.  So far it's working perfect! 

Yep, those are coasters ...husband turned around the support things on the bottom so it would fit on our t.v. stand.   Then it was leaning forward so we thought of our coasters till we can go to the store.  I mean no one uses them right?  

Then I walked past this dinning room table and china cabinet for $250.00.   I hollered at him as  he was hollering at me from the bedroom.  He walked  back to where I was  and we bought it.  It's a light colored oak and very heavy, solid as a rock.  It's all matching and we love it.    

The last table we had we bought for $250.00 also at garage sale about 15 or 20 years ago and we were given the china cabinet a few years later.  They didn't match but they served the purpose.    

Then the bedroom:

The bedroom set was $150.00 half off and we grabbed it up.  It's a  queen bed, two nightstands, and a dresser.   Oh man, this thing was beyond heavy.  

Don't mind the clothes on the dresser, moving everything out on Saturday was a big job!  I think it will take the rest of the week to put everything back in order!  

So for around $450 we bought a lot of new to us furniture that didn't have a scratch on it.  We didn't even have to wait 6 months or more to order furniture like a lot of us are having to do now. 

There are deals out there right now for sure!  Keep looking!  

...We hired the neighbor to help us move it all.  Next time we will hire 2 men and a truck!  

..I've had to change the figures on this after I looked in my checkbook!

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Chef Owings said...

Wonderful. That is how my late husband and I furnished our first home.

Kathy said...

Oh I love your new furniture! Beautiful table and china cabinet! And the bedroom furniture is so pretty! Great buys!
I think all men love big screen tvs. :)

Vickie @Vickie's Kitchen and Garden said...

We love to find deals like this Chef..it sure does save a lot of money!

Vickie @Vickie's Kitchen and Garden said...

Thanks Kathy, I think all men love them too..I could careless but they love it. Ha ha!

Lana said...

Wow! I love it all! Our bedroom set came from a newspaper ad 28 years ago and I still love it!

Vickie @Vickie's Kitchen and Garden said...

I think garage and estate sales are the best. Yours lasted a long time to Lana!

Cheryl Kimbley said...

Lovely furniture. That is the way to do it. I sure wish we had some estate sales around here. Not seen much at all.
That is recycle at it BEST!!

Vickie @Vickie's Kitchen and Garden said...

Cheryl we just happened upon this one. Usually we find them on estatesales.net. you just put on your zip and they tell you where they are located.