In the immortal words of someone famous, condition is everything!

I can go round charity shops or car boot sales and buy really poor quality records with badly damaged sleeves myself, but the whole purpose of this website is to cut out the need to do that. If you have looked after your records, then I will pay more than I would for the same records in poor condition.

Let me demonstrate through the medium of pictures.

If your records look anything like this, then I’m not going to be interested:


Or, if you have stored your records like this:


But, if you have kept your records in a clean, smoke free environment, and ideally in a plastic cover or secure box, and the vinyl is in unmarked condition, then I am interested.