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Request: weed barrier (Golden Triangle) Withdrawn - Looking for some weed barrier.. does anyone have a partial roll left over that I can use? Cheers, Judith
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Request: Garden staples (Golden Triangle) - Does anyone have any of these kicking around? I need some to pin down weed barrier ... Thanks! Judith
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Free: baby oak tree (Golden Triangle) Promised - This is in a client's garden and she'd like to get it to a good home. Anyone need an oak tree? Porch pick up in the Glebe. Cheers, Judith
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Request: Replacement plug for extension cord (Golden Triangle) - I saw one being offered.. does anyone have one they do not need. One of my extensions has a wire come out of the socket, and I'd like to fix it. Does anyone have a spare one? Cheers, Judith
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Free: Partial roll of tar paper (Golden Triangle) Gifted - I finished my lean to roof. I have a large amount of a part roll of tar paper (weighs about 30lbs) that needs its next home to be used for a re-roofing job. I was very kindly gifted this, used my 30', and now need to move it along. Any takers? Golden Triangle, porch pick up. Free: 2 pieces of plywood (Golden Triangle) Gifted - I have extra plywood that needs a forever home. I did the lean-to repair, and now have a couple of pieces that are in good shape. One is 5' by 23" and the other is 5' by 26" It's 3/4 inch thick. Central to the Golden Triangle. Porch pick up. Request: garden seive (Golden Triangle) Withdrawn - So annoyed.. mine was stolen from the back garden.. looking for another one as I use it with clients who have soil filled stones... does anyone have one they no longer need? cheers, Judith
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Request: Foam mats.. a few more (Golden Triangle) - Looking for a few more foam mats to go on top of a deck, but under an inflatable pool. They can be the small ones or large ones.. not fussy.
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Free: As new shower curtain (Golden Triangle) Gifted - This is in almost new condition - (ie no grimy bits at the base of the curtain) looking for a new home. Do not have the hangers, but they are cheap as chips from a dollar store. This came from a clean apartment home.. and the out going student is happy to have it go on to someone else. Porch pick up in the Golden Triangle.
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Free: Two brackets to hang a ladder on (Golden Triangle) Gifted - These metal brackets weren't expensive.. you'll need 4 decent screws to screw into wood to use in your garage as a ladder support or for something like that. They didn't work for me.. I was trying to hang drying racks on them and the design is wrong for that. The size is compared the letter sized file folder in the last picture. Porch pick up in the Golden Triangle.
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Photo of free Two brackets to hang a ladder on (Golden Triangle)
Photo of free Two brackets to hang a ladder on (Golden Triangle)
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Free: wine bottle (Golden Triangle) Gifted - This rose wine bottle has a light pink stoppered top, elegant rose shaped glass on the bottom..thinking that it would be an elegant way to have water at a formal dinner..or less formal dinner.. it's really nice.. Porch pick up.. Golden Triangle.. BTW.. the wine was very nice too!
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Request: 3-4' length 3 pieces of rebar (Golden Triangle) Withdrawn - Looking for 3 pieces of rebar that is about 3-4' in length. Got any in your garage that need a new forever home? Love to pick up off you to use to support a short fence to keep the dog in the back garden. With thanks!
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Request: asphalt roll for lean to shed (Golden Triangle) Withdrawn - Looking for low slope asphalt roll to refinish a lean-to shed roof. Prefer light colour such as grey..but show me what you have.. With thanks, Judith
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Request: tar paper partial roll (Golden Triangle) Received - Looking for about 30 feet of tar paper to redo the small lean to shed.. does anyone have a partial roll left over from a job they had done? That picture isn't me! LOL
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Request: roofing nails.. about 50 (Golden Triangle) Received - I'm redoing a small lean to shed with asphalt rolls, rather than shingles.. does anyone have about 50 1 inch roofing nails I can use to complete the job? Thanks! Judith Request: Big yellow bag return got any (Golden Triangle) - Hey...looking to collect BYBs that people might have in your 'hood. I'd love to collect and donate the money to the Food bank.. does anyone have one.. or can you round up those in your neighbourhood. I can collect.. fill my truck and take 'em back! Thanks!
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Request: Galvanized tub without holes (Golden Triangle) Received - Looking for a galvanized metal tub as a water feature for the garden. Can pick up anytime. Thanks! Free: 2 heavy planters (Golden Triangle) - Two very heavy planters are up for grabs. You'll need three/four very strong people and a truck to move them. Now the soil is out, I can tip one end up, but they are still really heavy. They are on Wellington Street, in front of a business. I will be on site when you collect. Weekend morning pick up works well for me as we can park on Wellington earlier in the day.
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Free: soft runner 7' x 2' (Golden Triangle) Gifted - This soft runner was beside a bed. It's been in a plastic box for two years, so I know it's bed bug free, smoke free etc. Dimensions 7' x 2'. White -as new. Porch pick up in the Golden Triangle.
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Free: Ikea stool (Golden Triangle) Gifted - This Ikea stool is good to sit on, but not especially strong - so not to stand on. Plastic and metal - but not strong metal. As new.. been in storage in the furnace room for a year or two. Porch pickup in the Golden Triangle.
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Request: metal tub for water feature (Golden Triangle) Withdrawn - Looking for a metal tub to replace ours that has holes in it. (I was hoping to use a pond liner.. but didn't have any luck on TN getting any) We use it as a water feature with a small solar fountain. The birds, animals and bees use it. This one is about 3' in diameter.. can be bigger, smaller, square, rectangle.. just no holes in it.
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Request: Garden tool bag (Golden Triangle) Received - I'm looking for a garden tool bag to use for my tools. It doesn't have to be fancy, but pockets are great to store tools, twine etc. If you have one you no longer need, or a bag that has pockets you no longer want, I can really make good use of it. With thanks for your consideration! Cheers, Judith
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Free: Pergola sits on interlock (old ottawa south east) Promised - This pergola sits on interlock brick, is pretty light, and doesn't have a canopy. It's in Old Ottawa South East.. it would take 4 people to walk it to its new home. Anyone want it?
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Free: 2 old canoes (old ottawa south east) Gifted - Big canoes need a new home. They either need repairing, or a new use.. I've actually dug a big hole in my last garden, and filled with fresh earth, and planted edibles.. I knew the ground was polluted as I lived next to a gas station. These are located in Old Ottawa South East. Take one or both..
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Free: gate with post (Golden Triangle) Gifted - Cedar gate with post needs a new home. Interested? 62" tall at top of tall bit, and 48" wide. The bottom of the post is rotten, so you'll need to replace that.. or...
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Request: interlocking foam mats (Golden Triangle) Received - Does anyone have those interlocking foam mats that are often used in basements for kids to play on. Looking to create a circle of 12' diameter, so need a few.Any colour works! I'll take what you have off your hands, with thanks!
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Free: 2 boxes with air pillows (Golden Triangle) Withdrawn - I have two boxes and air pillows for a new home. The sign box is filled with air pillows. The smaller box was for my work books.. so I'm a men's 10.5 shoe (Yes.. I know.. massive feet.. but I won't fall over in a wind storm!) so the box is about 16" square.. Anyone need either? Porch pick up in the Golden Triangle. Cheers, Judith
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Photo of free 2 boxes with air pillows (Golden Triangle)
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Request: Pond liner.. about 4' x 4' (Golden Triangle) Received - Our metal water feature has sprung a leak.. does anyone have a bit of pond liner.. about 4' x 4'? We keep it filled and a solar fountain for the bees, birds, squirrels in our small back garden. Thanks! Free: Women's small black sweats (Golden Triangle) Gifted - These are inexpensive probably 100% polyester sweats.. good for lounging around in. Small, black, as new.. labels have been cut out. Porch pick up in the Golden Triangle
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Request: shrub pots (Golden Triangle) Received - I'm transplanting some grasses to below a fir tree, and need to plant the grasses in pots in the ground. I'm looking for pots that are from shrubs, rather than plants... so a bit bigger. Can anyone help out? Cheers, Judith