Bulky item collection

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Before you ask us to collect any unwanted items consider the following options:

  • If it's in a good reusable condition, the Furniture Revival will collect furniture and electrical items free of charge (excluding fridges and freezers). To arrange a collection call 01685 846830.
  • You could take it to your nearest household waste recycling centre. This is for household waste only. From 1 October 2014 there are new arrangements in place if you wish to use a van or trailer to deposit waste at Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs). Visit the van and trailers section for details.
  • Many companies will often take your old items away when they deliver the new one. This is often free or sometimes for a small charge and should be arranged with your supplier.

Council collection service

We will collect three piece suites and beds (including mattresses) free of charge. To arrange collection call Waste Strategy and Operations.

We also collect other items but there is a charge to cover vehicle, transport, collection and disposal costs as follows. 

Items (Examples include doors, bedroom furniture, table/chairs)

Price (2018/19)

1 to 3 items

£15.30

4 to 6 items

£20.40

The following are charged separately so please call for a quotation.

 

Garden Shed (Max 6'x8', Dismantled)

Quotation

Piano (Dismantled)

Quotation

Greenhouse (Dismantled) 6'x8'

Quotation

Radiator

Quotation

Storage Heater (With Bricks)

Quotation

Storage Heater (Without Bricks)

Quotation

Central heating systems

Quotation

Wood

Quotation

Guttering

Quotation

Bulky garden waste

Quotation

Arranging a collection

To arrange a collection please call Waste Strategy and Operations.

Payment can be made over the phone by debit or credit card or by cash at any of our cash offices.

Collection will normally be within 10 working days of receiving payment and you will be advised of a collection date and time.

Collection of fridge/freezers

Since 2 April 2012, we no longer collect fridges and freezers. To arrange a collection please contact Furniture Revival on 01685 846830.

From Monday 21 August 2017 collection of refrigerants by Furniture Revival will be £15.00

Please note the following

  • One item equates to a table, a chair, a cupboard etc.
  • We will not enter your premises; items must be left outside the property. When requesting the collection, you will be advised of the most suitable place to leave the item(s) depending on your property type.
  • We will only collect items that were recorded when the request was made. Additional items will be left at the property.
  • If items are wet and become too heavy (for example, wet carpet and underlay) they may not be collected to ensure the health and safety of staff. 
  • If your item(s) are not collected for any reason (such as inclement weather, vehicle breakdown etc.) we will attempt to contact you. Every effort will be made to collect the next working day.
  • Refunds for cancellations can only be processed if received more than two working days prior to the scheduled collection.
  • No discounts are available.
  • We will only collect items that you have paid for. You can add additional items but you will need to tell us at least 2 working days before collection.

Bulky garden waste

All garden waste can be recycled FREE of charge at all of our household waste recycling centres. We also offer a collection service for bulky garden waste such as trees and branches. Please contact Waste Strategy and Operations for a quote for this service. Visit the bulky garden waste section for details.