When rent is not paid on a storage locker for three months in California, the contents can be sold by an auctioneer as a single lot of items in the form of a cash-only auction. The show follows professional buyers who purchase the contents based only on a five-minute inspection of what they can see from the door when it is open. The goal is to turn a profit on the merchandise.
Storage Wars: Texas is a reality television series on the A&E Network
Storage Wars: Canada is a Canadian reality television series on OLN. It is a spin-off of the highly-popular American A&E television series, Storage Wars. The series follows a group of buyers looking to strike it big by buying storage units at auctions when rent is not paid. It is the first series in the Storage Wars franchise to not feature Thom Beers providing narration, as well as being the first spinoff shot outside of the United States, and to not premiere on A&E. Storage Wars: Canada was announced on April 3, 2013, with production beginning the following month. The first season consisting of 36 episodes was initially previewed at Fan Expo 2013 before premiering on OLN on August 29, 2013.
Emotions run high within this feisty group of dynamic buyers who hope to find the kind of valuable and fascinating items that can make auctions run up to thousands of dollars. As they navigate the scene, these eager bidders must choose between two very different local auctioneers: Bob Nichols and Jerry Mahaffey.
Storage Wars: New York is an American reality television series on A&E. It is a spin-off of the highly-popular series Storage Wars. The series follows a group of modern day storage hunters in an adventurous time finding jewels in storage units across New York. The first season debuted on January 1, 2013, aired with back-to-back half-hour episodes similar to other titles in the series and acquired 2.9 million total viewers. The second season premiered on July 9, 2013, with newest cast member "Big Steve" Valenti.