LAREDO, TEXAS Saturdays and summer weather are the perfect combination for garage sales. That's why the second Saturday in August is designated National Garage Sale Day. Every year, households take advantage of today to clear their homes of furniture, antiques, clothing and more. Saturday morning the United High School cheer team held a garage sale in hopes to raise money for a cheer competition. Veronica Torres, a cheer parent says “In the very beginning when our girls made the team. we started the fundraiser and a garage sales is fast and easy."