Biggest ChallengesChances are excellent you’ve seen furniture on the curbs of residential streets. If you take notice, that stuff just stays there, day after day. The local trash collection agency doesn’t touch it. And, because it’s been outside for a few days or more, no one is interested in taking it. This is often due to a couple of facts: it’s very heavy and it’s used. (These are just part of what makes reclining chair disposal difficult.)
It is no secret that getting rid of [used furniture] is difficult. Upholstered furniture may not find many takers, especially when it is damaged, torn, or stained. To think that once you paid good money for a piece of furniture that now seems to be of no interest to you or anyone else. Unfortunately, with the exception of leather, upholstered furniture can depreciate greatly with use. It is difficult to get rid of it even when you are not looking to make money. —The SpruceSimply put, you can’t drag it out to the street. Even if you do, there it will stay, day in and day out. That’s only going to invite a property code violation, which is something you really don’t need to deal with. So, do yourself a favor and call a local junk hauler to come and pick it up and haul it away.
Reclining Chair Disposal in ClearwaterNow, you’ve got an old chair and you’re ready to get rid of it. But, if you’ve not tried this before, you’re in for a few surprises. Here are some helpful suggestions for how to go about reclining chair disposal:
- Hold a garage sale. If you have some other things you’d like to part with, you can put it all together and host a yard sale. Price everything to sell because your ultimate goal is to be rid of it all, not make a bunch of money. After all a little cash and being free of all that junk is a winning combination.
- Sell it locally online. If the chair is in good condition and you just want it out of the house, then place an ad online to sell locally. Be sure to stipulate the buyer must pick it up and haul it away so you don’t have to deal with it.
- Donate it to a charity. Another option — if the chair is in good condition — is to donate it to a local charity, like a shelter. Organizations like pet shelters and shelters for women often welcome these kinds of donations. (Most will even come pick it up at no charge.)
- Recover it and reuse it. Yet another option is to recover it and then continue to use it. This is a good option if you still have use for it but don’t like its look. Make a few calls to see what your options are and estimated costs.