A budget for your makeover!

Are you excited to redecorate your home? Then welcome to the perfect place to start. You will be surprised to learn that you have items in your house you don’t use at all – and a quick bulk sale over a weekend or two can give you nice extra spending money.

Here are a few items you might have lying around in your house, and they do add up! We used rough prices; they might vary according to age and usage.

1) Old electronics

1-electronics-r_900x518This is a dubizzle favorite, cause selling old electronics really makes a difference in someone else’s life. Just keep in mind that something slightly outdated and maybe even nostalgic might be shiny and new to someone else. Get yourself some cool electronics from dubizzle!

  • Old radio / CD player / boom box: AED 50
  • Computer mouse: AED 20
  • Keyboard: AED 50
  • Old printer: AED 100
  • Speakers / surround system: AED 200
  • Old playstation / Xbox: AED 500
  • Blackberry Bold: AED 200
  • Charger cable: AED 80
  • Computer headset: AED 80
  • Mobile phone headset: AED 50
  • Simple laptop bag: AED 35

2) Home appliances

2-homeappliances_900x600You know you have those old electronics for your kitchen or bathroom in your storage space, you’d be surprised how easy it is to sell them. Browse similar home appliances on dubizzle!

  • Hairdryer: AED 50
  • Shaver: AED 200
  • Blender: AED 80
  • Toaster: AED 50
  • Coffeemaker: AED 100

3) Baby items

3-babyBabies grow quickly and toys become unused. But there’s always young parents bargain hunting on dubizzle. Here are some of the items and their prices:

  • Baby car: AED 100
  • Soft toys: AED 50
  • High chair: AED 100
  • Car seat: AED 80
  • Baby clothes: AED 20

4) Bookshelf finds

4-bookAnother great source of travel budget: old books, CD’s and DVD’s you’ve seen way too much of. There’s a huge books and DVDs and movies selection on dubizzle you can skim through!

  • Novels: AED 20
  • Text books: AED 80
  • DVD’s: AED 25
  • CD’s: AED 20

5) Furniture & accessories

5-accessoriesWhat happens when you love a new piece of furniture in a shop? Correct, it’s time to say farewell to the old one. With so many people relocating in the UAE, there’s a never ending market for furniture. Here’s a wide range of furniture and home accessories you can find on dubizzle.

  • Curtain set full length: AED 250
  • Standing lamp: AED 80
  • Bedside lamp: AED 50
  • Fan: AED 100
  • Picture frame: AED 50
  • Mirror full length: AED 200
  • Rugs, 150 x 200: AED 200
  • Coffee table: AED 100
  • Bedside table: AED 80

6) Clothes & accessories

Clothes On A RackClothes and accessories in good wearing condition are another excellent source of extra budget. And they leave you with more space for the one or other holiday find that you’ll surely love more than it’s predecessor. We’re all guilty of browsing for clothing and accessories on dubizzle once in a while.

  • Branded perfume: AED 200
  • Sneakers: AED 150
  • Dress, branded: AED 250
  • Simple top / t-shirt: AED 15
  • Handbag, branded: AED 500-1500

So, what’s next?

Inspired to make changes to your home?

Browse interiors on dubizzle

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