Behind the Scenes With Garage Gold

Recycling at Garage Brothers

Kraig Bantle shares how he recycles common items found in garages.

About the show

Garage Gold tracks the adventures of Kraig Bantle and his family business, Garage Brothers. They offer to clear cluttered, dysfunctional garages, attics and basements free of charge . Here's the rub: They keep everything they remove. For years, they have been carving out a living by finding buried treasure in those overstuffed spaces and selling it for a profit. As a bonus, they help convert the newly emptied space into a room the homeowners have always dreamed of.
Season 2, Episode 1

Equip with Weaponry: a Machete, a Pocketknife and a Prom Dress

Kraig and his crew of clean-out specialists rid a client's garage of her kid's junk. From machetes to prom dresses, the crew uncovers some mismatched items. Making a profit off this garage is tough work, but a mysterious silver briefcase could change everything.

Thursday
Apr 2
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 5

Fitness Freak Out

A huge garage presents an opportunity for huge profits when the guys find an insanely powerful spotlight, cool tools and old items from an even older tavern.

Monday
Jun 1
12am | 11c
Season 3, Episode 12

Rocks and Roll

Rare concert posters capture moments in history and a t-shirt autographed by one of the greatest guitarists of all time make this job rock. And if rock 'n' roll doesn't do the trick, a rare mineral collection might. A massive amethyst and other gems from across the globe might make Kraig rich.

Monday
Jun 22
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

Discoveries of the Century

There's something from every decade in this junk jammed garage. This random bundle of discoveries contains strange tools, an antique punch clock, an impenetrable safe and an unforgettable galloping horse. It's one of the coolest jobs yet.

Wednesday
Jul 8
1:30pm | 12:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

Discoveries of the Century

There's something from every decade in this junk jammed garage. This random bundle of discoveries contains strange tools, an antique punch clock, an impenetrable safe and an unforgettable galloping horse. It's one of the coolest jobs yet.

Friday
Jul 17
1:30pm | 12:30c
Season 2, Episode 2

Toying Around

Five kids turned this garage into a hand-me-down dumping ground and Kraig struggles making a profit. Tony finds vintage beer and vampire killing gear, a questionable combo for sure. Getting anything done in this garage is tough, but toys can turn a serious profit if they're vintage.

Sunday
Aug 30
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 3, Episode 10

Mardi Garage

This isn't your every day mess, it's three bays jam packed with New Orleans leftovers. There are enough beads and gambling tables for Kraig to start his own Mardi Gras celebration. Garage Brothers find other cool items too, including a professional boxing heavy bag and antique cast iron clocks.

Sunday
Aug 30
4pm | 3c
Season 3, Episode 4

Knives and Knickknacks

A thrift store fanatic filled her garage to the brim with all sorts of odds and ends: novelty knives, military knives and throwing knives make for a hair-raising gig. But a $31,000 discovery makes this job stand apart from all the others.

Sunday
Sep 13
7pm | 6c
Season 4, Episode 4

Target Practice

The Garage Brothers tackle a mess seven years in the making. The homeowner wants the space cleaned in order to surprise her parents. But the real surprise is when Kraig discovers the garage is filled with century-old items. Kraig might have hit the bullseye with a set of vintage bows and an antique phonograph.

Wednesday
Sep 30
4pm | 3c
Season 4, Episode 6

Kicks, Picks and Rock 'n' Roll

A photographer's jam-packed garage is loaded with cool discoveries, including an Atari video game system, a rare pair of Air Jordan sneakers and a guitar pick used by rock 'n' roll icon Bob Dylan! This stuff could add up to big bucks.

Sunday
Oct 4
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 2

Toying Around

Five kids turned this garage into a hand-me-down dumping ground and Kraig struggles making a profit. Tony finds vintage beer and vampire killing gear, a questionable combo for sure. Getting anything done in this garage is tough, but toys can turn a serious profit if they're vintage.

Friday
Oct 30
9am | 8c
Season 4, Episode 1

Texas Homerun

This is a first for Garage Brothers. Kraig and his team travel 17 hours all the way to the Lone Star State. The guys tackle a massive job in the small town of Nocona, Texas. But there's nothing small about a 50-foot barn that hasn't been opened in a decade. They even discover a jaw-dropping piece of American history.

Monday
Feb 15
2am | 1c
Season 4, Episode 13

Man-Child Makeover

Kraig faces an uphill battle, but it's totally worth the hard work because this garage is stuffed with vintage video games, old comic books and sweet toys. That's not all, they even find a full-sized arcade game and a massive vintage scale! This garage is full of firsts for the Garage Brothers. For the homeowners, its time to grow up and clear out the dust-covered collectibles.

Wednesday
Mar 9
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 6, Episode 10

Underground Time Machine

Kraig Bantle cleans a basement that hasn't been emptied since the Great Depression of 1929. He finds a bizarre government gadget that is so weird, it's not clear where it came from. There are so many shocking discoveries downstairs, it's hard to believe how much the crew earns on this job.

Tuesday
Mar 28
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 6, Episode 8

Rusty's Cage

Kraig Bantle cleans out a small space stuffed with huge surprises, like an especially rare Vendo Coke machine and memorabilia from the '50s. The gang also finds professional sports pennants from teams that don't exist anymore, making the set especially collectible.

Tuesday
Mar 28
9am | 8c
Season 6, Episode 6

Military Mayhem

European discoveries keep the crew guessing all day long. A famous board game written in another language makes for a good time, while a beautiful set of uranium glass is an explosive discovery. But a $5,000 item catches Kraig by surprise.

Tuesday
Mar 28
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 6, Episode 4

Best in Show

The Garage Brothers discover some seriously strange stuff: dogs dressed like humans, a two-player pinball machine that isn't actually a pinball machine and a condominium designed for chickens.

Tuesday
Mar 28
10am | 9c
Season 6, Episode 2

The Finer Things in Life

The promise of 100-year-old items lures Kraig Bantle into a garage stuffed with historical discoveries. Two potentially antique swords from Toledo, Spain might be worth a small fortune, but the crew is nearly speechless when they uncover artwork signed by Andy Warhol.

Tuesday
Mar 28
10:30am | 9:30c

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