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Offer: Tall pet/baby gate width extender (Table Mesa, Boulder) - 6" wide extender to widen an "extra-tall" Carlson pet gate (~42" tall) white, but would work with their other colors () -- I no longer have the gate, just discovered this hiding in the garage! for pick up in table mesa, or I might drop off if you're relatively close.
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Offer: two large sturdy boxes for re-use (Table Mesa, Boulder) - Double-layer corrugated cardboard. flat box is about 26" wide x 50" tall x 3" thick. long box is about 11" x 9" x 45". yardstick shown for scale. For pickup in south Boulder. If you're interested, suggest when you might pick up.
Photo of free two large sturdy boxes for re-use (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free two large sturdy boxes for re-use (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Offer: Orbit sprinkler parts: solenoids (Table Mesa, Boulder) - 2 solenoids for Orbit sprinkler, still available. New, bought wrong ones for repair, can't be returned. Orbit brans, might work with others?? back of package says "24 volt 60 cycle -- for use only with 24 Volt sprinkler timer." Model 57041.
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Offer: Cleaning/painting products (Table Mesa, Boulder) - Several household products no longer needed in my garage! Charcoal lighter fluid, PVC cement, marmoleum floor finisher, TSP no-rinse substitute for cleaning walls before painting, and marking spray paint in orange and yellow. If you'd like any of these, tell me which items and suggest when you might pick up in Table Mesa/South Boulder. If this post is visible, they're still available If not taken in a few days, these will go to the Boulder Hazardous materials managing facility -- I'm trying this first because right now, they're accepting residential stuff by appointment only. They accept this sort of stuff for their free Reuse Area -- that's also appointment only right now.
Photo of free Cleaning/painting products (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Cleaning/painting products (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Cleaning/painting products (Table Mesa, Boulder)
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Offer: Plastic Adirondack chairs need TLC (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Two plastic Adirondack chairs, need a little TLC to shore up a couple of cracks. I think a couple of thin boards/shims and some silicone cement would do it -- I'll even throw in the rest of a tube. If not taken in a few days, they'll go to plastic recycling at Boulder CHARM.
Photo of free Plastic Adirondack chairs need TLC (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Plastic Adirondack chairs need TLC (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Plastic Adirondack chairs need TLC (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Plastic Adirondack chairs need TLC (Table Mesa, Boulder)
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Offer: Large box/puppet theatre? fort? (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Large sturdy box for re-use. as a kid we loved boxes like this, sparked the imagination, became a cardboard igloo/fort, a reading nook, a puppet theater, depending on cutouts and decoration. So before it gets recycled, I'm offering for creative use. Thicker than standard cardboard, about 35" tall by 24' wide & deep. If you want it, tell me what it might be used for and when you might pick up. possible drop off if you live close by. if this post is up, it's still available.
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Request: Concrete retaining wall blocks (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - I'm building a low garden wall -- longer than originally planned, so I'm still looking for what Home Depot calls "Concrete Retaining Wall Blocks," about 4" x 12" x 6". Any color(s)- my wall is already several colors (grey, terracotta, red, brown, blend). I need about 50 more, if you have some to part with, let me roughly how many and I'll contact you about pickup. I've found some at the Resource Reuse yard, have bought some new, now hoping to get this project done without buying more. thank you!
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Offer: Large Flat sturdy box for reuse (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - 33x54x5" sturdy cardboard. If not picked up, I'll recycle in a few days. For pickup in South Boulder - will fit in most cars. If you're interested, let me know when you might pickup. thanks for reusing!
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Offer: packing supplies for move/shipping (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - 2 large flat boxes ~33" square, 4-5"thick, another ~30"x20"X4-5", two boxes ~ ~24x20x18, several smaller boxes. "bubble" envelopes 4-5 each that would fit 11x17 or 9x12" things. bubble envelopes can be cut open to flat and used as cushioning. some miscellaneous bubble wrap. Was saving these for someone who no longer needs them. if no one wants, they'll be recycled. for pickup in south boulder -- if you're interested, tell me when you might pick up. Offer: Queen mattress & box spring (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Queen mattress and box spring. Older, but sleeps well. The last few years it's been a guest room, but it hasn't been slept on in months (no guests during covid!). Denver Mattress Keystone model. Bedframe not included. For pickup in south Boulder.
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Photo of free Queen mattress & box spring (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Offer: Orbit sprinkler parts: solenoids (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - 2 solenoids, still available. New, bought wrong ones for repair, can't be returned. Orbit brans, might work with others?? back of package says "24 volt 60 cycle -- for use only with 24 Volt sprinkler timer." Model 57041.
Photo of free Orbit sprinkler parts: solenoids (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Offer: child's desk/table chair (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Black child's chair with red seat cushion. ~30" tall. Cushion's corduroy cover is fine & usable although the stuffing has seen better days.
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Photo of free child's desk/table chair (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free child's desk/table chair (Table Mesa, Boulder)
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Offer: garden hose for repurpose (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Green garden hose that was definitely not "no-kink." Several segments are ~6ft + so might be used as a short hose (i use one for filling watering can close to spigot) & I know people re-purpose garden hose segments for other things. Before I throw it out, I'm hoping someone might have a use before trashing - even Ecocycle CHARM says this isn't recycleable.
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Offer: Cat-door insert for screen door (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - Petsafe brand screen door insert - still available. this creates an egress for your cat thru a screen door. With instructions.
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Photo of free Cat-door insert for screen door (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Cat-door insert for screen door (Table Mesa, Boulder)
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Offer: Glass tile & adhesive leftovers (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Clear glass tile for accents or a backsplash, leftover from a backsplash project, and about 1/6 of large tub of tile adhesive (originally 3.5 gal). Maybe 5 sq ft tile (originally 10 sq ft per box, its about 1/2 box). Bliss brand. Might do a small backsplash (like behind a bath sink), accents in a larger project, or a craft project. Individual pieces are ~7/8" and 9/16" wide and 4-8" long (several lengths) -- most aren't cut, they're the original pieces un-used in my project. Resource Central Reuse Yard and Habitat Restores usually have tile if you're looking for more tile for a bigger project. For pickup in South Boulder, or I might deliver if you're close by.
Photo of free Glass tile & adhesive leftovers (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Glass tile & adhesive leftovers (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Glass tile & adhesive leftovers (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Glass tile & adhesive leftovers (Table Mesa, Boulder)
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Offer: wardrobe moving box (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - one large moving box, wardrobe size, with the metal hanging bar. Similar to the one shown, box is in good condition, flattened for transport. free for pickup in Table Mesa
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Request: Concrete retaining wall blocks (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - I'm building a low garden wall, I'm looking for what Home Depot calls "Concrete Retaining Wall Blocks," ~ 4" x 11.75" x 6.75" are Home Depot's dimensions, but close to that is fine. Any color(s)- my wall is already several colors (grey, terracotta, red, brown, blend). I need about 50 more, if you have some to part with, let me roughly how many and I'll contact you about pickup. I've found some at the Resource Reuse yard, have bought a few, now hoping to get this project done without buying more. thank you!
Photo of Concrete retaining wall blocks (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Offer: Tall pet/baby gate extender (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - 6" extender to widen an "extra-tall" Carlson pet gate (~42" tall)() -- I no longer have the gate, just discovered this hiding in the garage! for pick up in table mesa, or I might drop off if you're relatively close.
Photo of free Tall pet/baby gate extender (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Request: Black&Decker 20V battery & charger (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - Bought a string trimmer (aka weed whacker) yesterday at the Resource Reuse yard. Great deal, only $5! then discovered that the replacement battery & charger are surprisingly expensive. Anyone have an extra battery and/or charger (or left behind when you donated to Resource?!)? these 20V lithium "slide pack" batteries are the same for a number of Black and Decker tools, they're not specific to a string trimmer. Thank you. Offer: vent/duct round metal pipe 8" (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - About 4+' of round metal vent duct -- left over from installing the duct above my over-the-range hood. Cat not included! ;) For pickup in South Boulder. Will go to the Resource Reuse yard if not claimed in a few days. Offer: 2+ pallets (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Two pallets in good shape, two others might be useable, but got pretty banged up in stone delivery. For pickup in south Boulder Offer: Preformed Pond liner & filterbox (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - 50-gal pond liner for re-use, similar to this one at Home Depot. . and filter box, also for reuse. It will probably fit in the back of a wagon or SUV. not heavy, I can help you load.
Photo of free Preformed Pond liner & filterbox (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Offer: Halogen bulbs- 12V wedge base (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Four-4W, 2-7W, 2-11W, 12V wedge base halogen bulbs. for undercabinet lights, among other uses. I no longer have anything that uses these. For pickup in Table Mesa, or I might drop off depending on where you are
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Offer: Lighting/electric parts/wire/trim (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Two basic light fixtures, some electric wire, plug receptical, for reuse and new/unused halo recessed lighting trim. for pickup in table mesa, or I might drop off depending on where you are. Offer: 1 gallon gas fuel can (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Gas can with nozzle for 1 gallon of fuel, handy if you've run out of gas. for pickup in table mesa, or I might drop off if you're not far away
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Offer: Swamp cooler/evaporative cooler (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Convair brand older indoor swamp cooler/evaporative cooler. worked fine last time I remember using it, but may need a new pad, easily available. ~29" tall x 17" wide x 9" deep, the stand comes off for storage or transit. would easily fit in the back seat of a car.
Photo of free Swamp cooler/evaporative cooler (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Offer: Child's wooden chair for desk/table (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - Wood chair, painted black, red corduroy cushion included, although the cushion could use replacing (functional but stuffing has gotten old). Seat ~ 16" high and 14x15"; seatback about 31" tall. For pickup in Table Mesa.
Photo of free Child's wooden chair for desk/table (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Child's wooden chair for desk/table (Table Mesa, Boulder)
Photo of free Child's wooden chair for desk/table (Table Mesa, Boulder)
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Offer: painted lumber for re-use (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - From a wooden fence section that was taken down, painted (olive) and weathered -- maybe for an art project? or re-use in a fence? 3 - 4"x4"s ~6' long, 3 2x4s ~6' tall. The Resource Yard doesn't usually take painted, weathered wood, so I thought I'd try here. for pickup in South Boulder.
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Offer: comfy armchair w/green slipcover (Table Mesa, Boulder) Gifted - Comfortable chair for reading, swivels and rocks! I've had a sage-green slipcover on it for years that's included - just washed. Original blue velvety upholstery is in good shape except for a spot on each arm, where your hand might rest - might be covered with some decorative fabric (just wear, not cat scratching). Sturdy, solid, it both swivels and rocks so its really nice for reading or watching TV. 31'w x 27' deep x 37' tall, good for smaller spaces. Just needs a new home! It will fit in the back of a hatchback, small wagon or small SUV, delivery possible if you live close by. If you're interested, let me know when you might pick up. Offer: Child's desk/table chair (Table Mesa, Boulder) Expired - Wood chair, painted black, red corduroy cushion included, although the cushion could use replacing (functional but stuffing has gotten old). Seat ~ 16" high and 14x15"; seatback about 31" tall. For pickup in Table Mesa.