|Furniture, Mattresses and Box Springs||Mattresses, box springs and upholstered furniture (couches, chairs, etc.) must be wrapped in plastic due to health reasons. Plastic bags/wrap can be purchased at local storage facilities or hardware stores.
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|Carpeting||Rolled and tied into 4-foot long sections, separate from padding, not to exceed 50 pounds.|
|Household Appliances, Scrap Metal, etc.||All refrigerators and freezers must have doors removed, per City Code 521.01.
If your refrigerator or freezer is still working, FirstEnergy can recycle it for you and you can receive $50. For more info. call 855-485-7463 or visit their website.
|Basketball Poles, Tables and Swing Sets||Must be dismantled, cut into 4-foot long sections, and bundled. Must be less than 50 lbs. (See miscellaneous items below for other wooden items)|
|Gutters and Downspouts||Cut into 4-foot lengths and bundled. Must be less than 50 lbs.|
|Appliances Containing Freon
||Refrigerators, air conditioning units, de-humidifiers, and refrigerated water coolers are collected separately from other large household items.
|Tires||Tires are no longer accepted with rubbish collection. Residents should dispose of old tires through their tire retailer at the time of purchase of new tires.|