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Free: Wood scraps (Carlington east) - Full yard bag of mostly cedar and pine cutoffs and small logs. No PT. Very dry. Porch pickup. Note: bag weighs about 20kg. Free: Ceramic tile cut-offs (Carlington east) - Red with white accent. two pieces 5"x13"; four pieces 3"x13"; three pieces 1.5"x13"; two pieces 7.75"x3". Nicely glazed. Porch pickup.
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Free: Cupboard doors (Carlington east) - Cupboard doors with hinges and handles. Solid 3/4" plywood doors cover an opening 19.5" high x 46.75" wide. They were covered with an adhesive paper so would need to be cleaned of the tacky residue (a job for WD-40). Porch pickup.
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Free: Children's hangers (Carlington east) - Children's clothes hangers about 12" wide, 14 count. Porch pickup.
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Free: Children's dress hangers (Carlington east) Expired - Children's clothes hangers about 12" wide, 14 count. Porch pickup.
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Free: Holland theme costsers (Carlington east) Gifted - Six coasters with pictures of Holland. Never used. Porch pickup.
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Free: Easter basket w/ decoration (Carlington east) Expired - Easter basket, 9" wide, with plastic, coloured "straw" and a fold out bunny decoration. Porch pickup.
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Free: Children's clothes hangers (Carlington east) Gifted - 15 heavy plastic about 14" in width. Porch pickup.
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Free: Easter basket (Carlington east) Expired - Easter basket, 9" wide, with plastic, coloured "straw" and a fold out bunny decoration. Porch pickup.
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Free: Laundry supplies (Carlington east) Gifted - Jug of fabric softener about 30% full; bottle of Fleecy about 90% full, and sample Tide he laundry detergent. Porch pickup.
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Photo of free Laundry supplies (Carlington east)
Photo of free Laundry supplies (Carlington east)
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Free: Irioning board pad (Carlington east) Gifted - Pad used under the ironing board cover. Used, but good shape. Porch pickup
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Free: Griddle (Carlington east) Gifted - Black and Decker griddle, 23" l x 12" w. Includes grease tray and warming tray. The non-stick surface is beginning to deteriorate on the corner edges (second photo), but it still cooks fine. Porch pickup.
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Photo of free Griddle (Carlington east)
Free: Chair (Carlington east) Gifted - Five wheels roll really well. The back is adjustable (forward and back), but not the seat. I had to do a repair (see second photo) which entailed bolting the chair post in one spot. The height is probably best for a child as the seat is set to 17" off the floor. (It could be changed by drilling a hole in the seat post in a different location.) Porch pickup.
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Photo of free Chair (Carlington east)
Free: 10 empty CD cases (Carlington east) Expired - Good condition. Useful as replacements for those broken cases in your music collection. Porch pickup. Free: Kitchen poster (Carlington east) Gifted - Framed "Kitchen Magician" poster. Frame is 12.5" w x 15.5" h, matted poster is 8x10. Porch pickup from smoke and pet free home.
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Free: 13 empty CD cases (Carlington east) Expired - Good condition. Porch pickup. Free: Drapery packaging (Carlington east) Expired - These might not look like much, but in the hands of creative children they become marvellous marble tracks or miniture raceways for Hotwheels vehicles. These packing materials for blinds used in combination with boxes, stairs, tables, chairs, elastic bands, tape, etc. become multi-level pathways to fun. The white ones were used for years by my grandchildren when visiting. There is still loads of play value left in them. They range in length from 3' to 6'. Porch pickup from smoke and pet free home.
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Free: Cabinet doors (Carlington east) Expired - Cupboard doors with hinges and handles. Solid 3/4" plywood doors cover an opening 19.5" high x 46.75" wide. They were covered with an adhesive paper so would need to be cleaned of the tacky residue (a job for WD-40). Porch pickup.
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Free: Ducting (Carlington east) Expired - Assorted ducting pieces - elbows, pipe, ends, floor take-offs, etc. Most of it is 6" diameter and heavy guage. Some light aluminum dryer vent pipe. Please take all and pass on what you do not need/use. Porch pickup.
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Free: Old mugs (Carlington east) Gifted - Four plastic, deep blue, well used camp mugs. Craft perhaps? Small plants? Porch pickup.
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Free: Kids magnet (Carlington east) Expired - The ends of the horseshoe each hold a magnet. Easy for kids to hold and learn about magnetism. About 6" high. Porch pickup.
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Free: PS/2 keyboard (Carlington east) Gifted - Lightweight and little used. There are inexpensive adaptors you can purchase to convert PS/2 to USB if you do not have a PS/2 connection. Porch pickup.
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Free: Old hall runner (Carlington east) Gifted - This old runner is about 5' long and 30" wide. It is machine washable according to the label. There is a small hole in it and the latex backing is starting to flake off. Maybe a pet could use it? Top surface is still in good condition. Porch pickup.
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Photo of free Old hall runner (Carlington east)
Free: Flooring remnants (Carlington east) Gifted - Two pieces of high quality, thick roll flooring. One piece is 14' long x 2'w. The other is irregular about 6' long and 2' wide or more. It looks like ceramic tile when in place. Quite heavy. Porch pickup.
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Free: Phone system (Carlington east) Gifted - Digital corded/Cordless phone system. Panasonic base station with answering machine, caller ID, phonebook, speakerphone and a bunch of other features. Cordless handset is a bit persnickity about charging. Additional cordless handsets are about $70 and available from Panasonic though not 100% compatible with this older model. Porch pickup.
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Free: Telephone line parts (Carlington east) Expired - Bag of telephone line parts. Porch pickup.
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Request: Guitar stand (Carlington east) Received - I have taken up guitar playing again. I could use a single or double guitar stand. Simple is fine, like in the photo.
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Free: Telephone line filters (Carlington east) Expired - Telephone line filters used to cut out interference between phone and computer modem. Porch pickup.
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Free: Chrome serving tray (Carlington east) Expired - 13.5" long, 7" wide. Porch pickup.
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Free: Ceramic tile leftovers (Carlington east) Expired - Perhaps someone can use these in a craft? Various sizes. Porch pickup.
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