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How to Tell a Good Unit vs. a Bad Unit at Storage Locker Auctions in Mississauga

posted on October 19, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Determining how valuable a storage locker is can be slightly difficult because of the various things to consider. Will you be keeping it or reselling it? If it’s the latter, you will have to also think about where you can sell it, and what the resell value might be, to determine if you will actually get a bargain from your bid. If you’ve been to quite a few storage locker auctions in Mississauga, you will begin to build experience that can help you with your decision.


Conserve or Refurbish? What to Do with your Furniture from Toronto Furniture Auctions

posted on October 12, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

There’s no mistake that you can find some quality furniture at furniture auctions. We’re always happy to see Toronto buyers heading home excited about their new purchase. Sometimes we get questions though about what they should do with the antique furniture they’re won from furniture auctions. Is it best to keep it as it is, or make changes to it? We recommend all buyers to take the time to inspect the furniture and talk to experts to help you determine the origin of the antique furniture. This can help you make an informed decision.


What You Need to Know about Toronto Antique Auctions

posted on September 25, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Toronto antique auctions are one of the best places to find collectibles, vintage furnishings, and memorabilia. It’s sort of a one place for all. However, it is also greatly attended by professionals (such as dealers and collectors) who have years of experience in recognizing the value of antiques. Here are some things about antique auctions that can help you prepare ahead of time!


When You Should Call an Auctioneer in Mississauga

posted on September 21, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Have you ever wondered if the time is right for you to call an auctioneer in Mississauga? Many people think20


3 Things You Can Learn from Auctions in Toronto

posted on September 15, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

If you’ve attended auctions in the past, you’d know that they can be pretty fun and exciting. But did you know it can be educational as well? You can learn quite a few things by observing and participating in auctions in Toronto.


How to Tell Quality Furniture at Furniture Auctions in Mississauga

posted on August 31, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Are you tired of purchasing furniture that were relatively cheaper but didn’t last long? Have you finally settled into your home, and are looking for pieces that will be durable and long-lasting? Furniture auctions in Mississauga is a great chance to find furniture that have withstood the test of time (you can find some from the early 1900s!).


Choose the Best Auctions in Toronto for Your Needs

posted on August 24, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Are you looking to attend your first auction? There are many different types of auctions happening in the various areas around the Greater Toronto Area, and beyond. It can be overwhelming trying to navigate and find out what is the right auction for your needs.


10 Common Types of Items Offered at Equipment Auctions in Toronto

posted on August 17, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Have you ever wondered what you can find at equipment auctions in Toronto? If you’ve never been to equipment auctions20


Mississauga Auctioneer Answers Common Questions

posted on July 26, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Over the years, we have received questions from individuals all around Ontario, including Mississauga, Ottawa, Guelph, etc. about how to prepare for auctions and what the process is like. We will answer some of these questions below!


4 Places to Learn all About Toronto Auctions

posted on July 22, 2015 by Don Reinhart | No Comments

Are you a first-timer to the world of auctions? Are you excited to get some experience, and discover some great finds at an auction? Finding success at auctions can be a bit of a challenge, as you’ll need to learn to develop an eye for discerning whether items are of value or not, and find the balance between winning a bid while still staying within your budget. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of sources you can go to, to learn all about auctions!