Tuesday - Friday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday and Thursday 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
399 Main Street
Wyckoff, NJ 07481
(201) 891-5765
wyckoffeconomy@gmail.com

Townwide Garage Sale Tips

Garage Sale Tips

In Advance:

  • Register & pay for the Wyckoff PTO Economy Shop Townwide Garage Sale (TWGS)
  • Clean out your garage, basement, attic, house & decide what you will sell for the TWGS
  • Get dollar bills/singles from your bank so you can easily give change to buyers
  • Make table price signs (include a “free” table, $1, $2, $5, other)
  • Gather supplies
    • tables
    • blankets (for items to put on the lawn) or other ways to display sale items (buckets, baskets, etc.)
    • clothes rack
    • hangers
    • extension cord to test appliances
    • bags (for buyers to put purchases into)
    • price tags/stickers
    • apron with pockets (to hold the money)
    • notebook & pen to track friends’ items & sales (if you are selling items for others)
    • lemonade, cups, & snack (if you want to provide a drink and/or snack for buyers)
  • Sort & clean sale items
  • Hang clothes on rack
  • Price items (or decide which table each will go on…free, $1, $2, $5, other)
  • Collect friends’ items to sell
  • Move cars off driveway

Day Of:

  • Wake up early
  • Set-up tables, blankets/baskets, clothes rack, extension cord, table signs, & items to sell
  • Be prepared to negotiate on price
  • Smile & have fun

After Sale:

  • Return any borrowed supplies
  • Give $ to friends for items sold
  • Pack up unsold items to donate
  • Share your TWGS pictures & testimonial at wyckoffeconomy@gmail.com

REDUCE - REUSE - RECYCLE