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Free: Samples of wood picture frames (Bowmanville) 48d - Two lg. boxes of various sizes, colours and models of samples of wood frames (for paintings) Great for hobbyists, birdhouse makers, cabinet makers or for school wood-workshops. Some are heavily moulded and deeper than others.
Free: Space Heater, Honeywell (Bowmanville) Expired 153d - This heater needs a new switch I think. It was in unheated storage for several years, worked well before but won't switch on now. Before storage it was working well. I hate to throw it out and would love to find a handy person who could fix it. Probably some rust on the connections?
Request: Bookcase, plus a shelf (Bowmanville) Expired 167d - Looking for a low bookcase not more than 40" high and 50" wide, if you have something hidden away somewhere and not needed🤞 Also need a shelf 34" long and not more than 11" wide (I know, a long shot!) Request: Shelf (for bookcase) (Bowmanville) Expired 167d - Need a shelf (for bookcase) to replace one lost in moving! Ideal size would be 34" x 11" Thank you for looking🤞 Free: Blum cabinet hinges 2 prs (Bowmanville) Expired 167d - Spring loaded hinges (4) for cabinet doors. From upward lifting doors in our kitchen (doing a reno!) Work very well, come with all hardware and screws.
Free: Queen bed (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - Queen Bed is in EUC with mattress, bedside table, solid wood headboard. No photo at present, but for details please phone Marj at 905-243-8512. See further posts for other quality pieces of furniture and household items. Request: bookcase (Bowmanville) Received 1y - In good shape, small/medium size. With or without cabinet space. Please give measurements, (small car & limited space!) Thank you. Free: Safety glass for table tops (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - These were off 2 wood coffee tables. Heavy, bevelled glass, each measures 22" x 16" Each has a small nick off at a corner. Free: small table/shelf unit (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - This was originally a small bookcase, but a larger wood piece was added to top and painted blue. Dimensions: 31" high, 25" wide, 17" deep at top. The lower 3 shelves are 8" deep. Good condition, used in workshop.
Free: 3-shelf unit (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - Shelves are white arborite but have nicks, paint and rust marks (was used in workshop/garage) Yellow metal legs. Dimensions: 39-1/2" high, 33" wide, 16-1/2" deep (top shelves are 10" wide, bottom is 16" wide. Great for garden shed etc.
Free: Kayak/SUP paddles (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - Two kayak paddles, plus another which is a Lavika convertible to a SUP paddle (comes in three parts) All in very good condition Free: Microwave insert tray (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - Round glass, (the sort that goes on turntable in microwave) & is 14-3/4" diameter. Perfect condition. Free: cut glass pieces (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - A good assortment of cut glass pieces, some opaque, some clear, some etched with a frost pattern. Various shapes and sizes from 4'' to 9" Some are mirror squares, some shaped for stained glass work, some rectangular. Plain ones for smaller picture frames. Various thicknesses Free: circular saw cutting blade discs (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - There are five reg. steel ones, plus one for cutting metal and one for cutting masonry, from 6-1/2" to 7-1/4" diam. Free: flower & vegetable pots (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - An assortment of 9 large & medium plastic pots, different colours, the large heavy duty black ones good for tomatoes, peppers etc. Some are a little fancier! Free: cedar chest (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - Old chest cedar, inner perfect condition, exterior needs a coat of paint or stain and the top is missing. Could be made by handyman, or covered with a sheet of plywood. Dimensions: 31" long 15" high & 15" deep. Would also make an attractive small bookcase. Free: garden hose (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - YardWorks garden hose, blue, 50 ft. long, incl. multi-function nozzle in good condition Free: Aladdin Kerosene heater (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - I have two kerosene heaters which have been in storage for many years. They worked very well before that, giving out lots of heat in a ventilated area such as a drafty cottage or garage/workshop. The one shown is an Aladdin, the other is a Craftsman. Dimensions for both approx: 18" high x 24" long x 12" deep
Free: flower & vegetable pots (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - An assortment of ten large & medium plastic pots, different colours, the large heavy duty black ones good for tomatos, peppers etc. Some are a little fancier! Free: Floor staples (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - Two boxes of unused flooring staples, (2cm wide) One full box containing 5,000, the other approx. 4,500 Free: cut glass pieces (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - A good assortment of cut glass pieces, some opaque, some clear, some etched with a frost pattern. Various shapes and sizes from 4'' to 9" Some are mirror squares, some shaped for stained glass work, some rectangular. Plain ones for smaller picture frames. Various thicknesses Free: Large dolly (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - Sturdy all metal, some rust, one small wheel from handle is off but still have it. Looks as if it could be re-attached. It is only for using the dolly flat horizontally. Otherwise in working order and holds good loads
Free: Zipper collection (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - This is a collection of all sizes of zippers, all colours, all metal and in working order. For sewing, crafts, art projects, anything you can imagine for a unique craft. See Google for many ideas for kids crafts & sewers alike Free: Storage cabinet for workshop (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - This is a vintage Anchor cabinet from a sewing shop. It's 5 drawers with adjustable dividers make it useful for many items: arts, crafts, collectables, hardware, etc. GUC Dimensions 17" tall x 16" deep x 22" across (from side to side) I have two to give away!
Free: Utility Wagon (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - Blue Hawk wagon, all metal, little rust, 4 wheels on solid rims, one tire is dead, front wheels rotate 360 degrees! Cotter pins and handle all intact. Height from ground 25". Box is 46" long x 23" wide x 10" deep
Free: Metallic Glaze Paint (pewter) (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - McCloskey Special Effects (for a rich metallic lustre). Pewter colour. 16 fl oz. size. Full jar. In good condition. Free: Vase (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - Tall round ceramic vase hand painted in Brazil. It has a fine crack from top part way down, but holds enough water for flowers without leaking. Measures 10" tall & 5" diameter
Free: Cat food (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - I have about 2 kg of Lara adult dry cat food "I love poultry" to give away. Bought from Welcome Feed in Bowmanville. My cats loved it but sadly have to be on a strict diet now, so I don't want it to go to waste! Good opportunity to try another food (very reasonable) with no risk! Free: Wooden ironing board (Bowmanville) Gifted 1y - Old grey weathered wood. Has been used outdoors as a shelf for flower pots etc. Has extra half-shelf inserted underneath the top. Still sturdy.
Free: laundry basket (Bowmanville) Expired 1y - Round white wire basket with handles, no liner, like new, 22" tall & 18" diameter. It was kindly gifted to me but I didn't use it after all.