Household Items

Southern Labrador

Click on the tabs below for reuse, recycling or safe disposal options.

Household items that are still in good condition can be donated to a thrift store or charitable organization.  They can also be sold or given away through classified ads online, in local newspapers and magazines and through online communities. When possible, repair household items before replacing them.  Household items that are no longer useful can be disposed of with your regular garbage.

Common household items include:

  • Small appliances such as toasters and blenders.
  • Dishes, utensils and cookware.
  • Bedding such as duvets and comforters.
  • Linens such as table cloths and curtains.

See Garbage for more disposal options.

Clothesline – Canadian Diabetes Association

The Canadian Diabetes offers drop-off and pick-up services for clothing, footwear and other household textiles and cloth-based items.  Pick-up services are also available for small household items such as kitchenware, pots & pans, tools and blenders.

Location: Services throughout the province.
Phone: (709) 747-4590
Web: www.diabetes.ca

Kijiji

Kijiji provides free, local online classified listings for individuals interested in buying, selling or giving away a variety of goods and services.

Location: Online
Web: www.kijiji.ca

Newfoundland Buy & Sell

Newfoundland Buy & Sell provides free, local online classified listings for individuals interested in buying, selling or giving away a variety of goods and services.

Location: Magazine, Online
Web: www.nlbuyandsell.com

NL Classified

NL Classified provides free, local online classified listings for individuals interested in buying, selling or giving away a variety of goods and services.

Location: Online
Web: www.nlclassifieds.com

Yellow Pages Listing – Second-Hand Stores

Additional services may be available in your region.

Location: Locations throughout the province.
Web: View a listing of Second-Hand Stores in the Yellow Pages.

Think About It

Look online for ideas and inspiration on repurposing and reusing old household items.

A yard sale can give your old items new life – as they say, One person’s trash is another person’s treasure!