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Request: Ornamental grasses (East Watertown) - Hello, If you have any unwanted or overgrown ornamental grasses, I would be happy to come take them for my garden. I will dig out, fill the hole with any leftover dirt or fill you provide, and I will leave the area neat and tidy. I can use several ornamental grasses for a sunny spot in my garden. The larger, the better. I can split an overgrown specimen and leave half if you like. I am in Watertown and will travel anywhere inside Rt. 128. Thanks in advance! Request: Fountain pens (East Watertown) - Hello, I collect fountain pens. If you have any unused fountain pens collecting dust in a drawer, I would be happy to give them a new home and I will restore them and use them. Pickup anywhere in greater Boston.
Offer: 55" Sony flat screen TV (East Watertown) Gifted - Sony 55" class flat screen tv. The TV work well, EXCEPT that after 20-45 minutes after watching, part of the screen goes dark. See the third photo for what the TV looks like after the problem starts. It is fine before then, and generally watchable after (I've been watching this way for 6 months). Anyway, I just got a new set and this one is available for free to anyone to use or to tinker with and fix. Easy pickup in East Watertown. Replies to: jeff@krasnerhealth.com
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Offer: 5 gallons used peanut oil biodiesel (East Watertown) - 5 gallons used peanut oil for biodiesel. In its original 5-gallon plastic container. Easy porch pickup in East Watertown near Mt. Auburn Street and School Street. Offer: Convertible sofa/sleeper (East Watertown) - This is a good used convertible sofa. The fabric is clean. Non-smoking, pet-free house. The fold-out bed isn't the most comfortable in the world, but that's the way they made them. Available for pickup with help carrying it out to your pickup or SUV. Definitely too big for a hatchback or a roof rack.
Offer: Nordic Track Pro ski exerciser (East Watertown) Gifted - Offered is a Nordic Track Pro cross-country ski exerciser. It's been in the garage for a while, but I have cleaned it up and it looks good and works well. It folds up easily so can be transported in a hatchback, SUV, wagon, etc. Available for pickup in East Watertown near School St.
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Offer: Natural reed fencing, 6' tall x 16' (East Watertown) Gifted - Natural reed fencing, new in wrapper, never used. These natural reed fences make very nice privacy barriers around back yards, etc. I bought this a while back and never used it. Easy porch pickup in East Watertown near School St.
Offer: LG Stainless Steel microwave (East Watertown) - LG Stainless Steel over-the-range microwave with venting hood. Model # MV2040BSDL.CSBELGA Works great. It has the wall mounting plate. A piece of trim from a shelf below the door is missing. Come pick it up. In East Watertown near School St. and Mt. Auburn St.
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Offer: LG Over-the-range microwave (East Watertown) - LG Over-the-range microwave, Model MV2040BSDl.CSBELGA. Steinless steel. Five years old. Works well. It is missing a piece of trim from the front of the pop-out shelf, and I don't have the wall mounting plate, but any standard mounting plate should work. Easy pickup in Watertown. I am around this Memorial Day weekend! Jeff
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Offer: Door jamb set (East Watertown) Gifted - Three-piece door jamb set. New in the original wrapper. Has sat in the basement for several years. See photos for size. Easy porch pickup in East Watertown. Offer: Chandelier (East Watertown) Gifted - Dining room chandelier. Dusty from being in the basement, missing a few of the cut-glass pieces, but totally presentable and usable. Porch pickup in East Watertown. Needs a few new bulbs, too.
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Offer: Volkswagen shop manual (East Watertown) Gifted - Bentley shop manual for 1999-2005 Volkswagen Golf, Jetta and Jetta Wagon. Comprehensive 400 page manual covering everything in the car. Lots better than the Haynes manuals. I no longer have the car, so I no longer need the manual. Porch pickup in East Watertown. Offer: Propane space heater (East Watertown) Gifted - Propane-fired space heater for use in well-ventilated areas like a garage. Not for use inside an apartment. Easy porch pickup in East Watertown near School St.
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Offer: Sewing machine + table (East Watertown) Gifted - Sewing machine with table. Worked before we put it in the attic. The machine comes with a fitting box, and it fits into a table that has a top that opens up. Porch pickup in East Watertown.
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Offer: Dining room table (East Watertown) Gifted - Large pine dining room table for pickup. It is 40" w x 62" l x 32" h, plus it comes with a 12" leaf to extend the table. It is heavy. Dusty and a little scratched from being in the basement but would probably clean up nicely with a little Lemon Pledge and elbow grease. Available for pickup in East Watertown. It is heavy so I will need you help carrying it out of the basement to your car, truck or SUV.
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Offer: 1.5 ton automotive jack (East Watertown) Gifted - Pittsburgh brand 1.5 ton automotive jack. I bought this at a yard sale. It doesn't lift with a load on it. It has hydraulic fluid. It could probably be fixed with new seals. Porch pickup for an optimist.
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Offer: Radiant heater (East Watertown) Gifted - Radiant heater. In original box with instructions. Very useful heater that I used for several years. Works perfectly. This heater has a built-in buzzer that sounds if it is knocked over to ensure safety. Porch pickup in East Watertown.
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Offer: Box of lighting fixtures (East Watertown) Gifted - Crate of assorted lighting fixtures. Nothing fancy or antique, but lots of useful stuff for a homeowner or handyman. Must take them all.
Offer: Mission style picture or mirror frame (East Watertown) - Offered for pickup is a Mission style picture or photo frame. I bought this at a yard sale many years ago and never got to the project. I have most of the pieces, but some may be missing. It requires glueing and reassembly. It looks like a worthy piece to be saved.
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Offer: Antique mission-style frame for painting (East Watertown) - Offered for pickup is an antique Mission-style frame for a painting or a mirror. I bought this at a yard sale as a project many years ago and never got to it. Maybe you can finish it. I think I have most of the pieces, but something may be missing and will have to be fabricated. Everything needs to be reglued. A worthy project. Easy pickup in East Watertown near the Arsenal Mall. Thanks for looking, Jeff
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Offer: Dyson vacuum cleaner (East Watertown) - Hello, Offered for porch pickup is a working Dyson vacuum cleaner. It may not have all the parts, but it works and I think could be used. No more room in the garage. Jeff in East Watertown Jeff@krasnerhealth.com
Offer: Child's desks (East Watertown) - Two wooden child's desks, each 32" wide x 22" inches deep x 28" high. One drawer. Decent condition. Good for elementary school students.
Offer: Strapping for construction (East Watertown) - Six 8-foot lengths of plywood strapping for construction. 2" wide. Available for driveway pickup. Preference given to those who can pick up on Sunday.
Offer: Desk (East Watertown) - Offered for driveway pickup is a neat long, low desk. It measures 62" wide x 19" deep x 26" tall. This was originally used as a weaving loom, I believe. Very handy but it has been languishing in the basement. Preference given to those who can pick up on Sunday.
Offer: Recessed lighting fixture (East Watertown) - Offered is a recessed lighting fixture that was never used in a home improvement project. Includes hanging hardware. Porch pickup in Watertown near School St. and Mt. Auburn St. Request: Wooden railing (East Watertown) - Wanted for a home restoration project: A wooden railing with balusters and a newel post, at least 6 feet long. Prefer something from an old house. Any condition. I am hoping to use an old railing at the top of the stairs on my attic rehab project. Thanks! Request: Wooden railing (East Watertown) - Wanted for a home restoration project: A wooden railing with a newel post, at least 6 feet long. Any condition. I am hoping to use an old railing at the top of the stairs on my attic rehab project. Thanks! Offer: Coleman propane lantern (East Watertown) - OFFER for porch pickup: Coleman propane camping lantern. Decent shape. Dusty from being in the basement. Fair Offer policy applies. Offer: Skateboard ramp (East Watertown) - Durable plastic ramp for skateboarders. My kids are no longer using it. Driveway pickup in Watertown near School St. and Mt. Auburn St. Offer: 5 gallons used peanut oil for biodiesel (East Watertown) - Offered is 5 gallons of lightly used peanut oil for biodiesel or anything else you might want to use it for. Driveway pickup in Watertown near the Arsenal Mall and School Street. First firm "I want it" gets the address.