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How to Consign:
 
We gladly accept consignments  Tuesday - Friday   from 10am - 4pm.    PRIVATE APPOINTMENTS  can be made in advance.  Please contact store manager.    TO CONSIGN large items (furniture, etc.)  email photos to us at   DomesticPossessions@Hotmail.com  & we will get back to you to schedule a drop off time.
We Accept*:
  • Furniture with Timeless Styling
  • Tables
  • Chairs, Bar stools
  • Sofas, Love seats, Sectionals
  • Chests, Trunks  
  • Dressers
  • Nightstands
  • Armoires
  • Bookcases, Etageres
  • Plant Stands
  • Faux Plants
  • Framed Artwork and Mirrors
  • Lamps and Clocks (battery or bulb must be supplied)
  • Table Linens
  • Planters, Vases & Pottery  
  • Fireplace Accessories
  • Seasonal Items
  • Decorative Accessories
 
Items must be clean and functioning.
 
 
 
We are not able to accept:
 
  • Cut glass plates/bowls
  • Mattresses, Bedding/Bath Linens
  • Clothing
  • Toys
  • Sports or Camping Equipment
  • Appliances - Large or Small
  • Electronics, Cameras, Computers
  • Unframed Artwork, Posters
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Pet supplies
  • Personal or Medical Supplies
  • Paperback Books
  • Souvenir Items
  • Videos, Tapes, CDs, Records
  • Building Materials, Hardware
  • Used Candles

 
 
Do you provide pick-up and delivery?
 
Yes -We offer delivery service for items for a nominal fee.
Please ask the store owner for details.
 
 
How long is the consignment period?
 
We maintain consignor contracts/inventory for 90 days. After 60 days, your items is marked down by 50% for another 30 days.  After a total of 90 days, You are welcome to set up a pick up time for your items on the day your term has ended. At time of drop off you will be given a date on your contract in which to pick up your unsold items by.
 
How are prices set?
 
 Usually consigned furniture will sell between 25% and 35% of the original retail value. 
 
We price items based upon the quality, condition, age and popularity of the item. By using information that you supply (age, original cost, history, last cleaning or reupholstering and your expectations) along with our knowledge, we strive to obtain the best return for your merchandise as possible.
 
 
 What percentage will I make?
 
We are partners with you on a 50/50 basis. You'll receive half of the price and we will retain the other half for our efforts in selling, posting, promoting and displaying your belongings.
 
We're here to work for you: We operate six days a week to sell your home furnishings. We display your consigned items in attractive, well-lit, eye-catching settings. 
 
We accept most major credit cards. And our staff is great with assisting buyers with their decorating needs.
 
 
When am I paid?
 
Consignor's checks are isued quarterly beginning April 2012- 
On the 15th of JANUARY, APRIL, JULY, & OCTOBER
Checks will be issued in the full amount of consignors sales 
& will be valid for 6 months.
 EXPIRED Checks will no longer be reissued after that period of time. 
 

 
 Do you have insurance to cover my items?
 
Domestic Possessions has general liability insurance and coverage for our business property.
 
However, since we do not own the items you consign with us, you may wish to cover any items of exceptional value under your home-owners/renters insurance policy.
 
We can not be held responsible for any damage, breakage, loss by fire, water, theft or other loss to the item.