I’ve written about the need for estate sale companies to provide shipping and delivery services like Dolly to help increase their sales and improve the customer experience. I’ve also blogged about an estate sale company that is offering this service to their users with great results. But I’ve never used any of these services myself.
There’s a reason for that, even if it isn’t a particularly good one. Namely, I collect smaller items in order to ensure some degree of marital harmony on the homefront. After filling my garage, basement, closet, and even under my bed with furniture, I’ve shifted to collecting chairs, lamps, and glassware. I can easily fit those in my car. Most importantly, I can hide them if need be.
That said, there are certain things that simply must be purchased when the opportunity presents itself. And one of those things just popped up on Craigslist . And with that, it was well past time to put my money where my mouth was […]