Dispose of large household items

What can and can't be collected

We will collect:

  • Beds (a bed is 2 items: bed base with headboard, and mattress)
  • Cookers
  • Cupboards
  • Freezers and fridges (doors should be taped up or stored with the door up against a wall, interior must be clean and shelves and trays removed )
  • Furniture or goods which do not fit into wheelie bins
  • Gas heaters (bottle must be removed)
  • Rotary driers (concrete base and rope must be removed)
  • Storage heaters (bricks must be removed)
  • Tables
  • Television
  • Washing machines

We will not collect:

  • Aga cooker and cast iron cookers
  • Asbestos
  • Barbed wire
  • Bathroom suites (toilet, sink, basin or bath)
  • Batteries
  • Branches
  • Breeze blocks
  • Bricks
  • Car parts and scrap metals
  • Cement and concrete
  • Chemical and liquid waste (including pesticides)
  • Clothes pole
  • Commercial waste
  • Coal bunker
  • Corrugated iron
  • Dead animals
  • DIY householders materials arising from the enlargement, construction and improvement of property
  • Doors – internal or external
  • Fencing
  • Fireplace
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Garage doors
  • Gas canisters and gas bottles
  • Gas heaters with bottles inside
  • Gates
  • Glass
  • Heating appliance and boiler
  • Oil
  • Paint and paint pots
  • Pianos
  • Plasterboard
  • Radiators
  • Rayburn cooker and cast iron cookers
  • Roofing
  • Rotary driers with concrete base and rope attached
  • Rubble
  • Sheds
  • Shower units
  • Soil
  • Stones
  • Storage heaters with bricks still inside
  • Tarmac
  • Tree stumps
  • Water tanks
  • Weed killer
  • Wheels and tyres
  • Windows and window frames
  • Wire
  • Wood – unless smaller than 2 by 2 by 4 foot that cannot fit into a wheeled bin

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