It’s not often that you have to get rid of a mattress, but you realize how hard it actually is when you do. A mattress is an expensive item, so you might be hesitant to throw it out as junk. But if you’ve left it in a not-so-desirable condition, you might have to.
If it’s in good condition, always try and re-use or pass it on if possible. Away Today mattress removal Sydney state that the majority of mattresses they collect are in conditions not fit for re-use and therefore need to be disposed of appropriately.
But what if it’s still in good condition? And the only reason you need to get rid of it is that you’ve just upgraded to a large size. If it’s a good quality mattress and still looks and feels relatively new, it will definitely have some re-sale value. So if possible, try and sell it.
There are plenty of online market places that you can list items for free. It’s a great option if you’ve just spent money on a new one as you can recuperate some of the costs while getting someone to pick it up and take it away for you.
If the mattress is still in good condition, you should also think about donating it. There are plenty of charities out there that provide shelter and housing for those that need it. These charities are always going to need to update and improve their facilities from time to time.
Call around to your local charity organizations and ask if they would want the mattress first, don’t just expect them to take it and leave it on their doorstep. If they don’t need it, you’re simply causing more work and stress for them.
If the mattress is at the point where you think no one will want to use it anymore, you will need to find a way to dispose of it. Also, layla mattress are a notoriously tricky item to dispose of. They are big and often heavy, making them hard to move and transport.
However, a lot of a mattress can be recycled. This is where a mattress removal specialist can help a lot. Not only will they come to your house and remove the mattress for you, but they will also break it down into all of its separate components to recycle as much as possible. You could leave it until your next council pick-up, but that might be months away and will just add extra to the landfill when most of it can be recycled.