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Book a large household item collection

Last Modified November 09, 2021

If you are unable to visit a Recycling Centre we can help remove large items from outside of your property.

We can collect a maximum of five items such as a three-piece suite (which is classed as three items), carpets, chairs, beds and mattresses.

You pay £45 for three items and £10 for each extra item. TVs and fridges/freezers cost £45 each.

A few rules

  • The only items we will remove are the items you have asked for. Extra items on the day will not be taken.
  • Items should not be filled with other rubbish.
  • We do not use any specialist lifting equipment so items should be manageable for two people to lift/carry.
  •  We will not enter your property to remove items.
  • Payment must be made in full before the collection

To arrange a collection please call 020 8207 7480

Items not accepted

  • asbestos
  • baths
  • boilers or radiators
  • car/motorbike parts
  • Christmas trees
  • concrete posts
  • domestic waste, either loose or bagged
  • doors/windows
  • fence panels
  • garden waste
  • gas bottles/cookers/barbecues
  • greenhouses
  • large crates
  • oil containers/drums
  • pallets/crates
  • rubble sacks/building waste
  • sheds
  • wire fencing/fire surrounds 



Donate or sell unwanted furniture

If you have an item of furniture in good condition you could receive a free collection if you donate it to charity. Here's a selection of local charities that provide a collection service:


To give your old items a new home or take some items off someone else, you can also make use of the Borehamwood and Elstree Freegle site. There are also some other great online sites such as Freecycle and Gumtree where you can donate/collect items for free.

Alternatively, you can take your items to a local Recycling Centre.

























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