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estate sales & clean out services

Estate Sales


  • Our team handles every aspect of the  in-home sale from start to finish. We organize all the contents of the  house, price every item, advertise extensively, then host a very well  attended estate sale. After the sale you receive a check for the proceeds.

  • We believe that our clients’ needs are of the  utmost importance. We are committed and honored to meet those needs. We  work hard to make your estate sale a success!  

  •  We offer a free walk through, discussion of your estate liquidation needs and give you a verbal estimate.  




  •  Antique furniture, sculpture, art
  •  Fine and rare books, every day books, magazines
  •  Better art and jewelry, costume jewelry, silver, gold
  •  Antique toys, retro and modern collectibles
  •  Vintage items, linens, clothing, kitchen-wares, housewares
  • Sporting items, sewing items, office equipment, garage items
  • Home furnishings, appliances, televisions, stereos, computers, garden tools
  • Hand tools, machine tools, construction equipment, and materials
  •  Cars, trucks, boats, motorcycles, airplanes and yachts

Most sales take a 5-7 days to arrange, 2-3 days of selling and  2-3 days  for clean up to leave the home broom clean. We can give a more accurate  estimate during the preliminary walk through.

clean out


  • Our team provides complete estate sale and clean-out services for all of of McHenry County and surrounding counties. If  you have too much clutter, furniture, or just plain stuff in your  house, or need your estate, home, attic, basement, garage, storage unit,  or apartment cleaned out, call us at 815-814-1510.

  • Family Ties Estate Sales is able to clean out the largest or smallest estates with ease. We  help you avoid the high costs associated with dumpster rentals. This also lowers our overhead,  allowing us to pass the savings on to you.

  • Some  houses or estates, especially older homes, can be extremely cluttered  and this can be overwhelming for the family or the owner that has a need  to get rid of the rubbish. We save the family or owner not only their  time, but we can save them money as well.

  •  Our team will handle your / their belongings with respect and  integrity, while also focusing on reusing and recycling whenever  possible. With our experience in estate clean-outs, organizing,  and extensive customer service, we will  ensure a smooth transition for your family. 


What We  Remove:

  • Furniture: Couches/sofas,  sofa beds, mattresses
  • Appliances: Fridges,  freezers, washers & dryers
  • Office/Foreclosure: clear outs
  • Shed & Attic Junk: Boxes,  books, old tools