Run Studebaker Run! A packed farmhouse poses a major challenge for Cari and the estate sale team. And, from musical instruments to a 1925 Studebaker, everything's got to go. The emotional owner has mixed feelings about liquidating her late father's collection. But a wheelin' and dealin' Cari is determined to reward her with a handsome profit instead. Also in this episode... Cari agrees to pay thousands for the contents of an entire home. But will she uncover enough treasures to justify the monumental cleanup? A rare vintage stove gets banged up on the way to the warehouse. And, back at the shop, a hopeful collector comes in with an Impressionist painting. But is it a real Degas?
The Reluctant Seller Hoping to raise some capital for his new business, a long-time collector vows to sell off some of his prized possessions, including a hovercraft, a 1946 Harley and an entire room full of vintage lunchboxes. The team sets up a huge tent on the lawn for the gigantic sale... But can Cari convince the reluctant seller to part with his treasures? And will he be willing to adjust his big-ticket prices to make it happen? Also in this episode... Cari visits a homeowner whose collection is getting too large for her house. And, an old bench gets an impressive makeover.
Money In Music Lance's childhood home is like a time capsule from the 1950s, and features his late father's incredible collection of early electronics. The estate sale gets off to a great start. That is until city officials show up and everything grinds to a halt. With a huge problem on her hands, Cari needs to get creative to save the sale. Also in this episode... Cari tours a country cottage filled with unusual antiques and finds a few showstoppers for her store. A worn abandoned cabinet gets a new lease on life. And, Haas finds a Greek coin that could be 2,500 years old and worth a bundle.
Estate Sale Show Down With no choice but to tackle two very different estate sales simultaneously, Cari comes up with an innovative strategy: She puts Sharon in charge of the man cave sale featuring all the grown-up boys' toys while down the street, Paula takes charge of clearing a home full of more feminine treasures. Also Cari's dad helps identify a basement full of power tools. A battered old cabinet is saved from the junk pile. And, an original Currier lithograph shows up at the shop, with a surprising value.
Jam Packed Treasures Jam-packed with pristine vintage treasures, a farmhouse promises to draw in the crowds. But will the cold temperatures affect the turnout? There's a lot at stake for Cari and the family, including finding a buyer for the vintage Pinto and a classic tractor. Can they get both vehicles running? Also in this episode: with her impressive collection of curios, a consignment customer tempts Cari to buy some of her great pieces; and, with a stunning carousel horse for sale, another consignment customer gets some amazing news.
Collectors Paradise Cari and her team dive into a sprawling farmhouse! They unearth scores of rare and cherished items gathered during a lifetime of careful collecting by the 90-year-old owner. The team stages a massive three-day sale, but can they get everything ready in time for the huge turnout? Cari climbs through a barn full of neglected antiques to discover a battered table but can it survive an extreme makeover?
Waterford Wars In order to have enough money to live on, Joanne is downsizing and needs to sell everything in her treasure-packed home. After tons of research and lots of organization, the massive three-day sale is ready to go. But Cari's hopes for a great sale are soon in danger of being dashed when Joanne constantly changes her mind about she wants to sell, and makes the situation worse by insisting on some unrealistic prices! It's a tough challenge for Cari and her team as they try to help Joanne reach her ambitious sales goal.
The Charitable Estate Sale Taking on an estate sale for a church, Cari is happy to donate her time and services to help raise money for the community. But the devil is in the details, and a small army of volunteers helps Cari and the team comb through a massive storage room full of forgotten treasures. With everything from a retro Slushi machine to vintage furniture and the pastor's red Mercedes Benz, the stage is set for an exciting two-day sale. And there's a lot at stake, especially since the congregation has put their faith in Cari's ability to make a difference.
Fine Furniture Estate Sale With a made-to-measure challenge, Cari must turn a relatively small estate sale into a big money maker. And to make it happen, she focuses on a few big-ticket items, including a piano and a collection of fine furniture. Hidden among the family's many cherished pieces are a few rare treasures, including a broken vintage radio. The sale draws plenty of former neighbors and a potential new client who asks Cari to check out his home. But with time running out, the pressure is on for Cari to make a big profit. While Moe works to repair the radio, a customer returns for a second look. Will she pay a price that puts the sales figure over the top?
Railway To Heaven Royleen's late father spent a lifetime collecting toy trains and filling his house with furniture and collectible glassware. And now it's Cari's job to make sure his treasures find a new home. Even the smallest train set pieces could be worth a fortune, so the team has to attract some serious buyers to sell them all at the right price. The second day brings some sweet deals, especially for the buyers of a dresser and a spaghetti lamp. Cari finds a unique refurbishing project for herself, but can she fulfill her ambitious sales goal?
The Delicate Scent Of Success Linda's late parents were avid collectors, and Linda admits she's clumsy and doesn't want to break any more of their keepsakes! So, with a home overflowing with delicate glassware, elaborate perfume bottles and rare vintage clocks, she's hoping Cari can help clear out some of her delicate treasures. The cold and snowy weather doesn't deter the crowds from lining up outside on the first day of the sale. The value of a rare antique French clock just keeps rising, and people are phoning in offers on the Czechoslovakian perfume bottles. And, with the high turnout and even higher turnover, Cari suspects she'll have to shut things down early.
Rich Pickings Chuck and Diane's parents filled their home with everything from handmade folk art to vintage appliances and collectibles. And now it's up to Cari to liquidate the estate and help find new homes for the family's beloved treasures. Cari has high hopes for the three-day sale, and despite the snow and icy temperatures, the sale gets off to a great start. The smaller items fly out the door. But by day three, Cari and the team have to get creative in order to clear out the big-ticket items.
Grandfather's Treasure Trove Things get emotional as Cari organizes an estate sale for her own family: An original picker long before it was trendy, her grandfather's home is jam-packed with collectibles and now it's time to clear out the property. In order to make it a success, Cari must push past the memories, manage family relationships, and decide which heirlooms she can let go of. And, as she and her father uncover treasures they haven't seen for decades, they discover that letting go of some items proves harder than they'd imagined.