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Trade in Salvage, Barnwood & Unique Furniture
We can trade in items you are no longer using for hand crafted furniture that is on trend and right sized! Unique furniture and salvage of all ages and value will be considered.
And we can salvage and buy from one piece to an entire barn or business. We have the equipment, space, staff, salvage operations, and restoration capabilities to handle any size load.
Our buying team has decades of experience buying and selling all types of salvage, woods, antiques, furniture, collectibles, Asian and Global antiques, fine jewelry, old equipment, vintage, mid century modern and Danish furniture, and just plain cool stuff. Concerned about dealing with a bunch of strangers coming to your house by having a garage sale, estate sale, or selling on Craigslist? Email or stop in to see the Decor Direct selection and meet the professionals. You can trade up or depending on the items you have, we may be able to trade for cash in hand in one easy transaction. Rest assured we will find your treasures a good home!
What we’re hunting for
If you’ve got something offbeat, creative, artistic, historic, interesting or of value that deserves someone new to appreciate it, send us a photo and some info. Have an old jalopy that we could make into a desk? Give us a whirl! At Decor Direct, we have a full restoration team in house, so even if your items are not pristine, we will give them a new life and a new home! We are looking to trade for or buy salvaged old barnwoods, beams and lumber, nautical salvage, Asian and Global antiques, fine jewelry, old equipment, porcelain signs, mid century modern, Danish and Scandinavian furniture, We are specifically looking for anything of interest from the 1700's to current times.
Who we buy from & trade with
Decor Direct purchases items from private individuals and professionals. If you are emptying a house, call us. We can buy one piece or 1,000 items. We have a network of established and successful suppliers that you can join! If you are a probate attorney, assistant to a high net worth owner, contractor, salvager, estate dealer, antique dealer, picker, real estate agent, liquidator, clean out company, or thrift shop owner, give us a call or send us an e-mail. Or if you are downsizing, moving a smaller house, have a client moving into assisted living, or otherwise have quality home furnishings and require discrete, professional assistance, give us a call. We are locally owned and operated, have impeccable references, ability to handle large scale properties, with trucks and professional moving teams. We buy daily and are always looking for quality antiques, vintage and collectibles, pieces of furniture, original art, and unusual vehicles.
(Keep in mind our main target area is Sarasota, Bradenton, Venice, Siesta Key, Longboat Key, Casey Key, Anna Maria, Arcadia, Myakka, Port Charlotte, Englewood, Tampa, St. Pete, and Southwest Florida, but for the major haul, other nearby locales are drive-worthy.)
Email us the details
Email us information about the items you want to trade or sell. Make sure you include the following information in your email:
Photos. Good quality, well-lit photos.
List the items you are selling. For example, barn wood beams from my father's barn in Tennessee which I can bring in to you on a trailer.
The person we should contact and their phone number(s).
Where the items are located.
What is the condition: Does the item require cleaning, restoration or refinishing? Are there scratches, chips, missing parts, missing leaves, broken or repaired pieces, damaged leather, missing stones, etc.
Trade/Price: Are you looking to trade in the items. If not, how much are you asking for the purchase of your items?
We buy and trade by appointment only.