Setting a value for antiques

The Plummeting Value of Antiques

Are we expecting the our next generation to love the same things we once or do love? We have some friends that have a very large collection of kerosene lamps. Some are sterling silver and some are cranberry glass and they paid a lot of money for them. Sadly they are not as desirable as … Continue reading The Plummeting Value of Antiques

Selling unwanted items

Tools And More Tools – Seniors Selling Tools

Recently several homes we have worked in have had lots of tools: some power, some electric, some new, some in unopened boxes, some that were well used and even some antique tools. The tool market has really changed over the last several years and there are a limited number of people that are willing to … Continue reading Tools And More Tools – Seniors Selling Tools

What’s Grandpa’s Car Worth?

Over the years Doug and I have gained much experience buying older vehicles. Doug looked at the mechanical things and I looked at the body, glass, upholstery and carpets. We could tell if a vehicle had been repainted and the wear on the windshield, carpet or upholstery could tell us that the mileage was higher … Continue reading What’s Grandpa’s Car Worth?