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Spray Painted Fabric Chair Rescued From The Trash This post has been a long time coming. I posted my spray painted fabric chair on Facebook about 5 months ago and got a lot of questions on how I did it. I have been meaning to......

Two Flea Market Flips Bring In $6,500 Last month we had two awesome sales within two weeks of each other. Two flea market flips that were a total investment of $325 that made us $6,500! That's a 2,000% return on investment! I stand by my......

Boy Dollhouse Redo This furniture flip is a little bit different then your traditional flip. But if you have kids or grandkids then you are familiar with  a traditional dollhouse. Especially if you have girls. Well dollhouses are no longer for girls only! Check out......

127 Yard Sale: 11 Tips For A SuccessFul Trip 127 Yard Sale Highlights We just finished an epic yard sale. It wasn’t just one yard sale, but 690 miles of yard sales that spanned over 6 states and over 4 days! This yard sale was......

Funny Yard Sale Signs Who doesn't love a great yard sale?! We sure do! And we love it when we spot some funny yard sale signs. We love hunting for treasures at different sales (we do the drive-by to see if there is anything good),......

$450 eBay Sale From a $50 OfferUp Find This week we had a great flip! We turned a $50 investment from OfferUp into a $450 eBay sale! Sourcing items from my La-Z-Boy is one of my favorite things to do! I love browsing OfferUp, Facebook Marketplace,......

eBay Local PickUp: How to Prevent Being Scammed We get this question all the time: “If I meet a buyer for eBay local pickup, am I covered? Are they able to scam me because there was no tracking number for the item?” Well, something similar......

Will Online Sales Tax Affect How You Sell on eBay?   *UPDATE*   Since writing the article below, the Supreme Court has made it's decision that states will be allowed to collect sales tax from online retailers – even if they don't have a presence......

eBay Item Returned Damaged? Here's What You Should Do. One big concern many resellers or potential resellers have is getting an eBay item returned damaged from a customer or be a different item then they originally shipped. Unfortunately some people do try to scam the......

It's no secret that I love flipping items. But I especially love it when there are days like this one when a few flipping sales can equal a couple grand! This 24 hours had 3 items that sold, that equaled $2,400! That's a good day!......

“One man's junk is another man's treasure.” How many of you have heard this trash to treasure saying? Melissa's dad used to say this all. the. time. There is a lot of truth to it — especially when you are in the business of flipping......

Holy buckets Batman! Last month was a crazy one for us. We were crazy busy buying, selling, and shipping items out that we sold on eBay, Facebook and OfferUp. (But mostly eBay). The total was $17,900 in gross sales! We will dive into the flips......

The flea market flip of the week is a SUPER exciting one this week! If you follow us on Facebook, you might have seen that we picked up not one, but three Harley-Davidson signs last month. And when I say signs, I don't mean a......

Today's post is a continued series of furniture flips that were done by YOU guys! Last year we held a contest looking for 10 furniture pieces to feature on our website, and we loved this patio chair redo. This project was done by Mitch and......

This whitewash art station project was a fun one for me, and I was really happy with how it turned out. (This post is written by Melissa)  We recently listened to The Magnolia Story by Chip and Joanna Gaines on one of our recent road......

Do you sell on Amazon? Or have been thinking about it? We don't sell on Amazon, but we know many of you do or would like to do it alongside your eBay business. Our friends over at The Selling Family are running a HUGE sale......

This week's flip of the week was another freebie! We have picked up several of these lately which has been pretty cool. Melissa really gets the credit for this one because it was her contact that scored us the deal. We were able to get......

Last week was a good week to be a flipper! The reselling total was $3,000 on the dot 5 items made up that $3K reselling total and we are going to dive into those items now. The first item we sold was a hot dog......

  Last week was a pretty great week to be a flipper! We sold a total of $2,174 worth of inventory across most of the selling platforms last week. We sold on eBay, Craigslist, OfferUp, and Facebook Marketplace. About 90% of our sales usually come......

Trying to make some extra money from home on eBay? Looking to declutter your house by selling off some items? Not exactly sure how to sell on eBay? We are here to help! In this post we are going to go over: Is selling on......

December flip totals have been in for a little while now (and they were all eBay flips), but we have been so focused on creating videos lately that I haven't put the income report together yet. To be honest I almost decided not to post......

Flea Market Flipper FREE find of the week! I love finding great deals on items, and I love even more when I can find them for FREE! Yep. Zero investment for a potential profit. That's how we found this week's find of the week! My......

SUPER stoked about this 2018 Flea Market Flipping Challenge! This idea came to me last weekend and I ran with it. I get new ideas every day or sometimes every hour, but this one stuck for longer than 24 hours so it's got to be......

  This eBay flip of the week comes to you because of healthy new year resolutions. 🙂 How many people want to add fitness to their routine in January? A lot. How many people are looking to purchase home exercise equipment this time of year?......

Here is our flea market find of the week! I LOVE finding these cooktops because they have made us good money over the years. We have made anywhere from $200- $1,800 on various cooktops. I don't like to invest a lot in them though because......

What would you do if someone gave you $100 to do good with? It's a pretty interesting question because there are so many things you could do for someone. Especially around Christmastime. We recently had the opportunity to do this thanks to an awesome blogger J.Money......

Do you like the look of distressed furniture? How about white distressed furniture? I am starting to get on a new kick of repurposing furniture – I think it's pretty fun! Today we have winner #3 in our furniture flipping contest series – and it's......

Want to find great items to flip but get overwhelmed where to look? How about finding them from your couch! I love visiting flea markets and thrift stores on a regular basis, but I am also slightly obsessed with finding items to flip while sitting in my......

  Christmas is my absolute favorite time of year!  So much so that I will watch Christmas movies any day of the year, and I especially love them in the summer time. It might be the fact that I am just a big kid and the......

It is no secret that I love finding things for a good deal! Getting something at a reduced cost gets me energized. What even gets me more excited is when I can turn that good deal into a profit. Sometimes I love buying things at a......

This post is the second in a series of furniture flips that were submitted in a contest a few months back. We selected 10 awesome furniture flips as the winners. We are recognizing each piece in it's own shout out/post (in no particular order). This......

Another month as a reseller in the books! September was an interesting month because we had an emergency trip take place. We decided to evacuate from hurricane Irma and take our 5th wheel up to Michigan. We had to do some title work on our......

Today we have a fun post! And it's actually a series posts all about furniture flips. Earlier this year we held a contest with our community to send us some of their best furniture flips. We selected 10 winners to publish on our website and......

Since our last post/flip, we've gotten a lot of questions about teak wood. Mainly how to identify and restore teak wood. I am sure it has sparked an interest in many because the ROI on this teak patio set was 2,500%! We spent $100 on......

I love so many things about this flip. Of course I love the huge profit that we made from it, (not all flips have quite this large of ROI), but I also loved finding this one and cleaning it up. Once I spotted it on Offer......

Recently we've had a few negative comments (2 total) on the blog and social media, and while we know those come with the territory of putting yourself out there on the internet, we wanted to address their concern.  Both comments basically said that we were......

Fidget spinners are super popular right now. Did you know they were actually invented in the 90's? Finger spinners were created by Catherine Hettinger, who is actually from around my area here in Orlando.  You can read more about her story HERE and how she......

Can I tell you how excited I am about this new project I just finished! (This is Melissa writing this week by the way.) I have been trying to figure out how we are going to travel and live in a small space with 3 kiddos......

We are SO EXCITED about this furniture flipping contest, and we RE-OPENED it to find THREE more entries! So many of you have an amazing talent for repurposing furniture and making it look beautiful! We are creating a publication to show others how to do......

Being sick is NEVER fun. But when you are your own boss it can be especially stressful because you don't get to take paid ‘sick days'. Sure you can take off usually, but that usually means you aren't getting paid. At least that is the......

Low Budget Furniture Flips Looking for some inspiration for low budget furniture repurposes that look incredible and are super budget friendly? Then this post is for you! Hi! This post is written by Melissa so if you have been around awhile you are used to seeing......

*UPDATED 3-4-2017* With all these fun finds and flips, people often ask me where I keep all my items. I have done this for the past 20 years so the places I store my items have changed over time.  Back when I was in my late......

Does shipping eBay items intimidate you? Are you afraid of losing money by quoting the wrong price? Do you really want to make an income using eBay but the shipping piece has been holding you back? If you answered yes to any of these questions, keep......

Do you love going to flea markets, thrift stores, and yard sales? Have you wanted to sell your finds online, but have reservations about using eBay? Do you wonder is eBay safe to use? I would love to dig into some of the common fears......