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Request: Plastic Milk Rings (Fairmont) Expired - Looking to collect as many of the rings left on milk jugs as possible for a project Request: Single Pane Windows (Fairmont) Expired - Got old windows you’re upgrading/replacing? I’d LOVE to take your old ones! Looking for INTACT single pane windows, preferably in wood frames, that will be repurposed on a homestead. Offer: VHS tapes (Fairmont) Gifted - About 160 give or take tapes Some with old movies on them, some blank. All working. Would love for them to go to a good home where they’ll be used. Must take all
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Request: Mason jars/Canning (Fairmont) Expired - Looking for anything canning related to stock our new homestead! -jars of all sizes, age, and color -pressure canners -large stock pots -outdoor burners -food mill, jelly strainer, lid lifter, etc Happy to travel or meet halfway Request: Baskets (Fairmont) Expired - I’m looking for wooden bushel baskets as well as any metal baskets. Trying to make a root cellar. Request: Dog crate (Fairmont) Expired - Looking for a large wire dog crate RUST FREE Larger than 30” Offer: Entertainment center (Meriden) Gifted - Back panel needs tacked back on in spots. Nothing structural. Tv available as well.
Photo of free Entertainment center (Meriden)
Photo of free Entertainment center (Meriden)
Offer: Entertainment center (Meriden) Gifted - Some loose nails that need tacking back in on the back panel, but nothing that stops it from being usable. Bottom two doors open and contain 6 cubbies. Tv available as well.
Photo of free Entertainment center (Meriden)
Photo of free Entertainment center (Meriden)
Offer: TV (Meriden) Gifted - 25” Zenith tube tv Pick up only Request: Milk crates (Meriden) Received - We’re moving out of state at the end of the month and are looking for plastic milk crates, ideally with the built in dividers, but in no way picky. Thanks in advance! Offer: Queen mattress and box spring (Meriden) Gifted - Moving out of state and don’t feel like renting a bigger truck just to bring them. No frame. No rips or giant stains. Available for pick up at the end of the month. Request: Mason Jars/ Canning Jars (Meriden) Received - Have a bunch of old mason jars laying around taking up space, in your basement, or in your garage? I’ll happily take them off your hands and use them to preserve food for my family for the winter. Request: Fruit (Meriden) Received - Do you have a fruit tree in your yard that is loaded down with ripe fruit that you just don’t want to pick? Hate seeing it all on the ground rotting? Peaches, apples, plums, pears, nectarines! I’ll pick as many as you’ll let me and put them to good use feeding my family this winter. If you’d like some of it canned or dried and brought back to you, I can happily do that as well after some negotiation. Offer: Books (Meriden) Gifted - Hard cover and paper back Dean Koontz books in various condition. A great start for an avid fan. Would prefer to give to someone who will read and enjoy them. Must go together! Pick up only- Meriden
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Photo of free Books (Meriden)
Request: Canning Supplies (Meriden) Received - Looking for anything canning related. Old mason jars, cookbooks, pressure canners(NOT cookers!), jar lifters, headspace gauges, food mill, pectin, ANYTHING related to canning/food preservation. I’m actively learning how to preserve our food so we can be more self sufficient once our garden comes in. Request: Sewing Machine (Meriden) Received - Looking for a WORKING complete sewing machine. The one you bought or were gifted and has sat in your garage, basement, or hall closet for years because you were “going to learn eventually.” I actively sew, and lost my machine in a recent break up. TIA! Request: Fertility Books (Meriden) Expired - Looking for Taking Charge of Your Fertility and any similar books on natural family planning.