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 1, Episode 11

Proceed with Caution: Ammo and Artwork

Kraig disappoints the crew when he accepts an especially difficult job; profits this promising are worth the risk, but certainly not life and limb! There are boxes in this storage space that could blow the roof sky high. All these bizarre and mismatched discoveries make for a hair-raising ride.

Monday
May 18
2am | 1c
Season 2, Episode 8

Grand Slam

Kraig's crew dives headfirst into a garage so messy it might take days to clean. A dark and sketchy tunnel, a satanic find and a questionable cue-stick only add to Kraig's anxiety. Can he cover his costs?

Wednesday
Jul 8
12:30pm | 11:30c
Season 2, Episode 9

Snow, Sports and Bizarre Fluid

Snowstorms are rare in North Carolina and so are the items in this garage: one of a kind sod, pinstriped memorabilia and a freezer full of bizarre fluid. But dangerous conditions could spoil amazing discoveries. If not, this gig's a grand slam!

Sunday
Sep 6
11am | 10c
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
Sep 6
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 11

Race for Space

This overstuffed garage once belonged to a drag racer who left behind a ton of gear, and you won't believe how much used car parts and old tires sell for! But a big-time discovery sends Kraig to meet with a real NASCAR driver. Will this racer's surplus land Garage Brothers in the winner's circle?

Monday
Sep 28
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 5, Episode 7

Up Lifting Overhaul

The Garage Brothers have something special up their sleeves for this antique-packed garage. Hundred-year-old farming equipment and a 19th -century parlor organ are music to Kraig's ears. And the team brings in an innovative solution for this homeowner's desperate storage needs.

Monday
Oct 5
1:30am | 12:30c
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.

Tuesday
Oct 13
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 2, Episode 11

Radioactive DJ Disaster

Kraig can't pass on a promising gig rumored to yield heirlooms and professional-grade DJ equipment. This job's a gamble though, the clients can't decide what to keep. Kraig finds a nuclear discovery so radioactive it glows green! Will profits do the same?

Sunday
Jan 3
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 4, Episode 3

High Class and Hi-Tech

The Garage Brothers clean out an inventor's three-bay storage area stuffed with a strange mix of items: a collection of books gilded in gold, an awesome vintage pinball machine and cool scientific gadgets. All these discoveries might add up to big bucks, if they all work.

Friday
Jan 15
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 9

Real Estate Rescue

Kraig comes to a client's rescue and helps clean out a messy garage in order to get a house on the market. Time is of the essence, but this garage is filled with so many items it might take longer than he expected! Night vision scopes, infrared binoculars, swords, and a crystal dagger are bound to sell for a profit, but an unexpected expert appraisal could change everything.

Monday
Jan 25
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 2, Episode 11

Radioactive DJ Disaster

Kraig can't pass on a promising gig rumored to yield heirlooms and professional-grade DJ equipment. This job's a gamble though, the clients can't decide what to keep. Kraig finds a nuclear discovery so radioactive it glows green! Will profits do the same?

Friday
Mar 18
9:30am | 8:30c
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.

Monday
Dec 12
10am | 9c
Season 6, Episode 1

Bugging Out

Kraig Bantle and his crew are surprised to find items they've never seen before, including two boxes full of exotic insects. Rare vintage Transformers keep things on track, and a trip to an expert appraiser leads to a place where Kraig never expected to find himself.

Tuesday
Feb 7
10:30am | 9:30c
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.

Tuesday
Oct 17
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 4, Episode 7

Haul of Fame

This is a haul for the record books. Garage Brothers landed an all-star job in a garage packed with baseball memorabilia and more than 100,000 trading cards. Kraig hopes America's pastime proves profitable. Will Kraig hit a grand slam with a Louisville Slugger signed by Hammerin' Hank Aaron?

Tuesday
Oct 24
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 4, Episode 8

Little Shed on the Prairie

Garage Brothers becomes Shed Brothers when Kraig and his team tackle an antique shop owner's packed storage shed. Some antiques sell for big bucks, but there are plenty more items stashed away. This small storage space is packed with potential, including Dale Earnhardt NASCAR memorabilia.

Tuesday
Oct 31
7:30am | 6:30c
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.

Wednesday
Nov 1
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 6, Episode 12

A Royal Cleanout

Kraig Bantle and his crew travel to the United Kingdom and uncover some serious horsepower, including artifacts from the Great War that are more than 100 years old. With a discovery worth $4,000, it's one royal cleanup.

Wednesday
Nov 1
9am | 8c
Season 6, Episode 13

The 4000-Mile Journey

Kraig Bantle and his crew travel to the United Kingdom and uncover a garage full of British antiques, with one item possibly older than the United States. A far-off job leads to some of the coolest discoveries Kraig and his team have ever uncovered, including an impressive piece of attire from the Great War.

Wednesday
Nov 1
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 6, Episode 11

A Little Bit of Everything

Kraig Bantle cleans out a garage for free and discovers an item that literally sends sparks flying, an invention that could have been owned by a mad scientist. They also find an enormous remote control airplane.

Wednesday
Nov 1
10am | 9c
Season 6, Episode 9

Toy Time

A garage stuffed with vintage toys could mean big bucks. Lionel train sets have sold for as much as $250,000, so how much will Kraig get for the set he's discovered? His crew also finds a vintage Barbie playhouse, an Austin Healey roadster and a Yankee Clipper. But a set of vintage Ford dog dish hubcaps surprises Kraig when he discovers their value.

Wednesday
Nov 1
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 6, Episode 7

Pop Culture Paradise

Kraig Bantle uncovers iconic discoveries, including an item salvaged from the Titanic. That's not all, as KISS Army action figures shock the crew with an unexpected value and a research microscope used by Kodak could turn a hefty profit.

Wednesday
Nov 1
11am | 10c
Season 6, Episode 5

Best of Both Worlds

Kraig and team clean out a garage full of antiques and sports paraphernalia and come across a variety of cool items worth big bucks, from firefighter gear and an old Victrola talking machine to the Millennium Falcon and signed hockey memorabilia.

Wednesday
Nov 1
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 6, Episode 3

Day Spa Disaster

Ten rooms filled with a wild array of items have something for everyone, including china crafted from bone, a giant bunny and some strange dolls. But a gold-leafed copy of the Constitution makes this a historic job.

Wednesday
Nov 1
12pm | 11c
Season 6, Episode 1

Bugging Out

Kraig Bantle and his crew are surprised to find items they've never seen before, including two boxes full of exotic insects. Rare vintage Transformers keep things on track, and a trip to an expert appraiser leads to a place where Kraig never expected to find himself.

Wednesday
Nov 1
12:30pm | 11:30c
Season 4, Episode 9

Real Estate Rescue

Kraig comes to a client's rescue and helps clean out a messy garage in order to get a house on the market. Time is of the essence, but this garage is filled with so many items it might take longer than he expected! Night vision scopes, infrared binoculars, swords, and a crystal dagger are bound to sell for a profit, but an unexpected expert appraisal could change everything.

Tuesday
Nov 7
7:30am | 6:30c

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