Selling furniture

I never know what I am going to encounter while out buying furniture for my home or the store. Sometimes I have to leave a beautiful piece of furniture behind. This installment is about when furniture has been moved outside. You have made the decision to part with piece of antique furniture. It’s okay. You […]

Identifying Antiques

I am not an expert in anything. I have however been around a fair amount of time and have learned a few things. In fact, I am still learning everyday in this business.. In the world of antiques and collectibles, I get asked a question a lot. “How do I know it’s real?” There are […]

2016 Reader’s Choice Award

Five Katz Antiques has been awarded the honor of being voted the number one store in the categories of Antique store, Vintage store & Collectibles store in this years Hometown News Readers Choice poll for North Brevard. We are truly thankful to everyone who took the time to fill out a ballot and vote for […]

Categories and definitions

Welcome to Five Katz Antiques blog. For my first blog entry, I wanted to put forth the most common definitions for the categories of merchandise that we sell. This would include antiques, collectibles, vintage & Retro items, and oddities. Let’s start with antiques.   Antiques An antique (Latin: antiquus; “old”, “ancient”) is an old collectable […]