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  1. For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    We will be having a Halloween Garage sale at our home in Dearborn Heights Michigan next weekend starting on Friday the 31st of May and continuing through Sunday. I believe it is safe to say that there will be well over 100 items as we try to get into our garage this summer. Items included...
  2. Halloween Props
    i came up with a new idea for a Project to start on as summer approaches and I have a cool concept and layout art to show you I drew first and work on my computer on
  3. General Halloween
    Hi, could use people's suggestions based on your own experience about what kinds of things you feel can safely be stored in an outdoor storage locker situation without having the contents being damaged from cold, heat or mold (due to cold temperatures). BTW this is in a commercial complex of...
  4. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    In the summer I posted two proof-of-concept videos about pneumatic props that could switch back and forth between being Christmas or Halloween decorations. I wanted them for a "Christmas vs. Halloween" display during trick-or-treat. I thought I should show the end result--not great but...
  5. General Halloween
    Now that it's officially fall I know a lot of stores have their "summer" items including landscaping accessories on sale. Anyone come across a good buy on solar-powered spotlights? I'd love to pick up a few more for a good price.
  6. Announcements / Press Releases
    New BIG SCARY SHOW - Episode 161 Well, summer is here and Storm has been a busy weezel. He recently attended New England Scare-a-Con and brought back some great vendor interviews, with Feartown, Holmes Haus Photography, Horror Cornucopia, Horror Show Jack, I Think I Created a Monsta, JW...
  7. General Halloween
    Hi all I really enjoyed this thread last year, and loved having a little group of common interest in the UK, so thought I would start another one for this year. I know it's early, but I'm getting excited for this year already! I'm really looking forward to things filtering through to the shops...
  8. General Halloween
    Since my massive selloff in the beginning of 2013, my remaining haunt items has been in storage....I finally started acquiring things again this summer to do a smaller walk through....I have no desire to do a full blown VSA design again.....I kept most of my fright ideas controllers and the...
  9. General Halloween
    Every year I always forget that this stuff disappears at the end of summer and inevitably I will need more. So just posting this up as a reminder to all that dollar stores and such have pool noodles out and more to come. Last year my dad called in October and asked if I had any beach balls and...
  10. Halloween Props
    So I have had her done a while. She's going to have to spend Summer in the garage. I originally wanted to be able to strip the mannequin and store the dress and wig inside but that didn't work and it's all hot glued in place so she is going to be as is, in the garage. She is on a really heavy...
  11. General Halloween
    After decades of home haunting, this is actually my first year with a theme - zombies. I started planning so early (November) and by the time I got to the beginning of summer, I thought of some cool things to do but they weren't zombie themed - especially projections. As the summer went on, I...
  12. General Halloween
    Special shout to any Utah haunters the Halloween in Summer Festival is going on tonight/tomorrow. I'll be back with pics of this years' event later. http://halloweeninsummerfestival.com/index.php Last year:
  13. General Halloween
    I don't know whether it's the hot weather or that I have way too many outdoor house projects that need to be completed that's stolen my Halloween spirit, but I came to a complete stop with my builds. I'm struggling to get back into the spirit and plan the rest of my builds. I really think it's...
  14. Announcements / Press Releases
    This week on Haunted Radio, we kick off our annual 'Summer of Slaughter' with news on NECA, A Nightmare On Elm Street, Friday The 13th, Halloween, John Carpenter, The Thing, and more!! Then, we review the 1996 hit film, 'From Dusk Till Dawn' and then our Demonis DJ spins you around the 'Vortex'...
  15. General Halloween
    Depending on where you live, there are some natural sounds that follow the changing of the seasons. We live in Pa. on a mountain, with several acres and tons of forest all around. I can tell summer is growing long since the cicadas have started droning away during the day and into the evening...
  16. General Halloween
    Halloween street festival today, about an hour's drive south of us, so we just had to go. The kids' costumes, a range of needs. Kyle needed a costume, but look good for his date. Alec wanted a zombie, but I was out of most my makeup supplies. Talia's was my first time trying to do beauty...
  17. Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    Received an email that Big Lots has started their Summer Clearance (30-50% off) markdowns. Things of possible interest, globe lighting (colored and clear--for carnival lights or signage), shepherd hooks for suspending hanging ghouls in the yard, tomato cages for various projects, landscape...
  18. Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    2015 SUMMER SCARETACULAR presented by the Canadian Haunters Association!! It's that time again! Join us for a fun filled afternoon of Halloween in the summer! Date: Saturday, August 22nd Time: 1:00 pm Location: 47 Merryfield Drive, Scarborough, M1P 1J8 (north of Lawrence between Kennedy and...
  19. Member Introduction
    Good Afternoon! Don't let the title of this thread fool you, it's just a little attempt at humor. I've been on the prowl for a new horror forum to join since the last one I was on went down in flames. I'm a big horror fan and have been since the summer of '95. The first horror film I ever...
  20. Halloween Props
    walmart is selling these "kickboards" and with a little care and paint they would make light and durable grave stones... ill wait till the end of summer sails which will start in a month probably.
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