Tila Tequila’s Storage Unit
Rumor has it she’s on tour in Canada, which would explain her storage locker going to auction, but I can’t find an ounce of evidence of this so-called tour online. But from the looks of her facebook page, she might just have been too preoccupied with her crusade to save [...]
Auction Hunters goes on third season on Discovery Channel
When the storage units’ doors are lifted, Allen and Ton have merely seconds to determine their value and decide if they are worth bidding for. In this 26-part series of AUCTION HUNTERS 3, the competition intensifies as the finds get more promising, but the one [...]
Lucky Auction Bidder Makes Classic Find at Self Storage Auction
Pat Jones happens to be one of the lucky ones. He was in attendance at a recent lien auction at Pond Springs Storage in the Austin, Texas, area. The general perception was that there was nothing but a bunch of scrap metal underneath a [...]
A “Storage Wars” lawsuit, filed by a fired cast member, is making some heavy allegations. The “Storage Wars” lawsuit claims that the show, which follows auctioneers as they blind bid on storage facilities, is staged, and the cast member who filed the “Storage Wars” lawsuit says he was fired for speaking up.
Dave Hester, [...]
Storage Wars’ Mary Padian on TV Stardom, Finding Weird Stuff, and her Fabulous Refurbished Furniture Store
I love when some of our magazine’s stories don’t get posted online. It gives me delicious scoop to post on ShopTalk. Like the story about Mary Padian, owner of home shop Mary’s Finds and as of late, reality [...]
The podcast proves Hanks’ greatness in spades, but the highlight—though it’s all pretty great—is when Hanks goes on at length about the reality shows he watches. He likes Deadliest Catch and Mythbusters because of course he does, but he adores Storage Wars.
Attendance at auctions of items in storage units whose owners have failed to pay their bills has soared thanks to the popularity of “Storage Wars,” “Auction Hunters” and shows like them, as have prices for the goods inside them. SquareFoot.com, which tracks the industry, reports that one of its clients has seen units that [...]
PENSACOLA — A former medical examiner crudely preserved human brains, hearts and lungs in soda cups and plastic food containers found inside a storage unit in Florida, authorities said Tuesday.
A man bought the contents of a storage unit at auction last week in Pensacola and made the gruesome discovery after being overpowered by a [...]
With the introduction of several reality-based television shows on the subject, storage auctions have become a popular source of income for many Americans. Firearms are often found among the contents of storage units sold at auction and are highly sought after by bidders for their high value and easy resale.
“Everyone wants [...]
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