There are second acts in life, especially for most appliances. If your construction project includes a major kitchen addition or renovation, and the homeowners are purchasing new appliances, there are a few things you can do with the old ones including the following:
- If the appliances still work, consider donating them to such organizations as the Salvation Army, Habitat for Humanity or Goodwill.
- Give old appliances to someone in the neighborhood or community who can use a new stove or air conditioner.
- Recycle the appliances at the local recycling center. Each community is different, so check the rules.
- If the appliances no longer work, find a company or recycling facility that will pick them up.