Furniture Dump Sites

Furniture Dump Sites

City of Durham Residents: Please visit to learn about the services offered in your area. Closing Information: Durham County Sites will be closed on the first Thursday of each month from 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. for a monthly staff meeting. Unincorporated Durham County Residents Durham County operates four Solid Waste Convenience Sites that offer drop-off service for recycling and the disposal of residential trash, white goods, and yard waste. Residents must display a current 2016-17 …

Unwanted office furniture

Unwanted office furniture

Getting rid of old office furniture is never an easy process. Whether you are planning an office move and want to start fresh in the new space, or even are simply looking for an upgrade, figuring out what to do with those old desks and workstations is a headache in itself. But before you toss your old office furniture in the landfill, Rightsize can help you responsibly dispose of unwanted furniture and materials to help you minimize your impact on the environment. The EPA estimates …

Donate old furniture to charity

Donate old furniture to charity

Whether you re moving, upgrading your furniture, cleaning or downsizing, you re bound to have a pile of things that you need to get rid of, but don t exactly know how to. In my case, a falling-apart IKEA sofa had nearly been my undoing. It was too shabby to donate to a charity shop, too used to sell and too ugly to give away (even to college students with low standards), and junk haulers wanted hundreds for the privilege of disposing of the couch. I ended up hacking the sofa to …

Furniture Dump

Furniture Dump

Kate Avery s trash-to-treasure addiction began innocently enough. A then newlywed living in Plainville, she was intrigued by the out-of-nowhere piles of used furniture appearing curbside one day. I asked a neighbor and she explained it was bulk pickup week,Avery explains. I asked if that meant the stuff was free while it was waiting to be trashed,Avery continues. I had seen a Chippendale-style highboy in the trash heap so I went back and picked it up. That chance encounter …

Giving furniture away

Giving furniture away

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Piece of furniture

Piece of furniture

A distressed and antiqued piece of furniture can add a unique charm to any room. And if you do it yourself, the process of distressing and antiquing furniture is relatively inexpensive. And best of all, it’s not really difficult! With a bit of liquid sander/deglosser, spray primer, spray paint, sandpaper, and stain, you can turn virtually any piece of wood furniture into a beautiful heirloom-quality treasure. So, let’s get started! We’ll turn this… …into this… Project Cost: Approximately …

Charity free furniture collection

Charity free furniture collection

Make your charitable clothing donations, household items donations, furniture donations and shoe donations to the AMVETS by scheduling a free Amvets donation pick-up. Donation Town will give you information, so you can easily schedule an Amvets donation pick up . Visit the Donation Pick Up Scheduling webpage to learn more. Donation Town has contact information for AMVETS donation pick up services all over the country. Just enter your zip code on the donation pick up scheduling …

Free give away furniture

Free give away furniture

The economy is still rough, and spending money frivolously still just isn’t an option. Here are five websites you must check out in order to get a bunch of cool stuff that is 100% free! 1. Craigslist : Craigslist is utilized for many different reasons, but few are aware that craigslist has an entire section of the website dedicated solely to free items. Simply go to the “For Sale” section and click “Free” to check out all of the local deals in your area. You might be surprised …

Donate large furniture

Donate large furniture

Saving the Environment and Creating Jobs for Our Community, One Donation at a Time Goodwill is an organization that has been an outlet for repurposing unwanted items in San Diego County since 1930. We take items the community no longer wants or needs and we give them a second life through reuse or recycling. Both efforts successfully divert millions of items from local landfill every year. Goodwill uses the revenue generated from the resale or recycling of donated goods to fund …

Places to Dump old furniture

Places to Dump old furniture

The Streets Department does not accept metal oversized items or tires as part of curbside collection. Automotive tires and appliances, such as stoves, washing machines, refrigerators, hot water heaters, etc. should be taken away by a private hauler, or residents may bring these items (limit of two oversized items and four tires) to one of our Sanitation Convenience Centers. Residents may continue to set out compactable furniture, such as sofas for collection at curbside, up to …

Charities that accept furniture donations

Charities that accept furniture donations

Everyone s heard the expression It s better to give than to receive But how many people really believe it? Members of the St. Vincent de Paul Society do. They know it s true. And that s why they give. With food pantries, thrift stores, emergency financial aid, disaster relief – the list goes on and on. If you can think of a need, chances are somebody in the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is doing something about it. You can help too. To learn how, contact the Society of St Vincent …

Who takes used furniture for free?

Who takes used furniture for free?

Used furniture, by its nature, is cumbersome to transport. Most furniture items don’t fit well in cars, are located in central locations in homes and offices away from exits and are generally difficult for lifting. Proper disposal of furniture is a real hassle for people without a lot of spare time and energy. Angel’s is your solution for unwanted couches, chairs, mattresses, tables, sofas and carpeting. There is no need to take the furniture to the curb; we come direct to the …

Best way to get rid of furniture

Best way to get rid of furniture

Whether you re downsizing, moving across the country, or simply want all new furnishings for your new place, selling your old furniture is not always as easy as you d hope. You figure you will just list it on Craigslist and someone will jump on it, but sometimes, you need to exert just a little more effort. Below are some sources that will improve your odds of selling before moving day. Craigslist Okay, chances are, you already have your furniture listed on Craigslist. But, if …

Places that take old furniture

Places that take old furniture

The other day I got an email from one our readers who is actually in the process of moving to a new house. And like most people she has some used furniture she’d love to sell before the big move so she can avoid hauling them to the new house, and get some cash to go towards the purchase of new furniture. She has a few couches, a sofa, a few chairs, a kitchen table, and 2 recliners. She wanted to know “what is the best way/place to sell my gently used furniture?” So I did some …

Donations of furniture to charity

Donations of furniture to charity

To write off any cash contributions, no matter how small, you need a canceled check, bank record or a receipt with the charity s name and donation amount. That means that putting cash in the church collection plate or the Salvation Army bucket is a no-no if you want to be able to take a deduction for it. As with all itemized deductions, timing is everything. You can take the deduction for your contribution in the year that you make it. For example, if you mailed a check to your …