When someone passes away, they leave behind a legacy filled with memories, history, and loved ones who mourn them. But, they’ll also leave behind a large number of personal belongings in many cases. While families will often have several different mementos that they wish to keep to remember their loved ones by, there are numerous other items that may simply not be possible to keep. Continue reading
When a family member passes away, it can leave behind a void in the lives of those who are closest to them. However, it can also leave behind something else – a huge range of different tasks and responsibilities that have to be managed. Continue reading
Looking for a couch for your brand new home? Could you use a replacement for your beat up old couch? Whatever the reason maybe, the search for the perfect comfy couch can be costly. Thankfully, you have a few cost-effective options available including visiting your local estate sale.
However, there are a few things you need to do or consider when purchasing a used couch. Continue reading
Thankfully, if you find yourself on the search for gold, there are a few tests that can help you out. Continue reading
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Made the decision to hold an estate sale? Getting excited about the big day, but not sure how to prepare for it? Worried about how well the sale will go?
By hiring us at Heritage Estate Sales, you can avoid a lot of the trouble that goes into preparing for an estate sale. Even with our help, there are a few things you should do in the days leading up to the sale. Continue reading
Tiffany lamps hold their value in a unique way when compared to other housewares, and they remain as in-demand today as they were a generation ago. Because they were so in demand, companies across the globe began making their own Tiffany-like lamps and glass houseware pieces, so spotting the difference between a replica and the real thing can be pretty difficult. Some of these Tiffany-like lamps pay attention to nearly every detail, but we at Heritage Estate Sales want to help you to pick out those little discrepancies and ensure you’re getting yourself a true Tiffany lamp. Continue reading
An estate sale staple is furniture, and while some furniture may be beautiful and move-in ready, other pieces might be a little rougher. While you may be tempted to skip over those pieces, these can actually be just the bones you need to start an incredible upcycling project. We at Heritage Estate Sales see furniture of all sorts through the Los Angeles area, and that furniture that looks like it’s been through a lot might have a ton of life left in it. Continue reading
Vintage clothing is always in demand, and in good condition, retro fashions can be extremely valuable. The biggest problem those interested in vintage fashion run in to while looking for their next favorite piece of apparel is sizing, and the discrepancies that exist between vintage sizes and the sizes we’ve come to know today. Due to today’s vanity sizing standards, in clothing made 30 or more years ago, your size may actually be 4 to 6 sizes greater than it is now. For instance, if you’re wearing a dress size 6 today, your size in a vintage dress of a similar cut may be anywhere from a 10 to a 12. Continue reading
Estate jewelry is not your average jewelry store stock. If you’re looking for a truly unique engagement ring or statement piece, estate jewelry is going to give you that head-turning design and craftsmanship you’re looking for to really make an impression. Not only this, but estate jewelry is jewelry that has already lasted through the tests of time, and is like to do so with proper care for many more years to come. We at Heritage Estate Sales come across some of the most beautiful estate jewelry pieces the Los Angeles area has to offer, and we want to make sure you can find the right piece. Continue reading