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Bulky Items

Accepted Bulky Items:

Up to 2 cubic yards (about the size of a washer and dryer) per pick up.

  • Appliances
  • Electronics
  • Mattresses
  • Furniture
  • Metal Items, including scrap metal
  • Textiles
  • Carpet & padding
  • Up to 9 tires/pickup
  • Small and large loose items must be bagged

For large items that don’t fit in your bins, like old furniture, appliances, or mattresses, you may schedule a curbside Bulky Item Pickup at no additional cost (two per year), or drop off items at the Humboldt Waste Management Authority.

We offer curbside collection of large or bulky items, including furniture, refrigerators, mattresses, appliances, and lawn mowers (fuel and oil drained first).  Customers may schedule two curbside pickups annually at no cost. If you exceed your number of free pickups, you may request additional collections for a fee.

Customers can schedule bulky item collections for a fee. Businesses may utilize this service on a daily basis or as needed. Give us a call to receive an estimate.

We cannot accept: concrete, soil or hazardous waste such as batteries, paint, insecticides, fluorescent tubes, or oil filters.

(Note: There also may be free waste tire and electronic waste collection events throughout the year. Call HWMA at 268-8680 for more information).

Drop off items for safe disposal with the Humboldt Waste Management Authority.

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If it’s possible that some of your items, such as sofas and tables, could find a new life, please consider donating to a local non-profit in Humboldt County. Not only will you be helping divert items from the landfill – you will also be helping a great organization!