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Items We Do Not Sell

WE DO NOT ACCEPT/SELL:

 

 Things the Thrift Shop does not accept

 

Baby items - High chairs, strollers, baby carriages, car seats, cribs, cradles, playpens, bumper pads, used baby potties, used baby bottles, baby gates

Electric blankets, electric heating pads

Encyclopedia

Fax machines, Televisions, printers, microwaves, mattresses

Inflatable pools, inner tubes, air mattresses

Large exercise machines i.e. treadmills, stair climbers

Large wall units, metal desks, entertainment stands

Old computer monitors or printer

Pianos or organs

Sofa beds, sofas, love seats

Sports helmets, bike helmets, face protectors

VHS VIDEO TAPES

 

• Any furniture too heavy for two men to move
• e.g. large wall units, metal desks

  • organs or heavy pianos  effective June 13, 2011.

• Old computer monitors (flat screen models are acceptable), fax machines, printers
• Baby Items e.g. high chairs, carriages, strollers, car seats, booster cushions, cribs, cradles, playpens, bumper pads, used baby potties, used baby bottles, baby gates (may be sold as pet gates only)

• Home-made video tapes, video tapes in very dirty and/or cracked/torn cartridge holders
• Copied DVDs
• Home-made or copied CDs

•  Helmets of any kind
• Face Protectors
•  Life Preservers, fire extinguishers

• Blow-up Pools, inner tubes, air mattresses
• Electric blankets/heating pads
• Stained or torn upholstered furniture
• Used toilets and/or toilet seats
• Burnt candles
• Glasses or mugs with advertising
• Single glasses unless deemed somewhat special
• Sets of less than four glasses

• Dirty stuffed animals
• Toy guns (should be broken up before discarding in dumpster)
• Food Products e.g. candy/chocolate/tea/coffee in a container
• Plastic items that are scored with knife marks
• Chipped dishes/cups/bowls/etc.

• Encyclopedias
• National Geographic magazines (in moderation)
• Old textbooks
• Ripped, water-damaged or moldy books (You could direct people to the book drop-off box in front of the recycle bottle depot.)

• Used make-up/makeup that is not sealed
• Stained cushions
• Stained or old bed pillows
• Stained comforters/quilts
• Smoked-filled or mothball-scented items:
clothing/fabric/curtains
• Any clothing item with off-colour slogan printed on it
• Any clothing item with official insignia that might be used to threaten community security

  • Used underpants (men's, women's, children's)  effective October 3, 2011


 

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5800 Mountain View Blvd.
Delta, BC V4K 3V6
Email: dh.auxiliary@fraserhealth.ca
Phone: 604-946-1121 local 783212
Fax: 604-952-7352