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Old 02-22-2021, 10:38 AM
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We had new flooring put in the master bathroom and had a new toilet put in at that time. The flooring guys did a fine job taking out the old toilet and putting in the new one but they wouldn't take the old toilet. I left it out with the trash pickup and they wouldn't take it either. I took it to the landfill in Lake County and they wouldn't take it either. How do you get rid of old toilets?
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Old 02-22-2021, 10:43 AM
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Put it in your front yard with a sign saying "For Sale". It will disappear by the next morning.
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Old 02-22-2021, 10:44 AM
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I put mine out with the regular garbage and they took it. Maybe call waste management? A little hint also...........if you have a crapload of garbage it helps if you tip the guys..they really like that
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Alright, somebody had to say it !! Put it on your front lawn and plant flowers in it !!
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Alright, somebody had to say it !! Put it on your front lawn and plant flowers in it !!
or.. put it in your neighbor's yard with the flower!
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How do you get rid of old toilets?
Bash it apart with a hammer. Put some out each trash day in a bag. It'll be gone in no time.

In our NJ town, they won't take anything extra at all. Using this same method, I disposed of beds, box springs, a recliner, a couch bed, etc. The key was just making the bits small enough. Lots of use of bolt cutters, hammer, knives, etc.
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We called Bulk Pickup. They agreed to take it. 352-748-0109.
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Don't leave us all with a cliffhanger.
When you finally do something, let us know what you did!
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We listed our old toilets on Facebook and we sold them to a gentleman who was renovating an older house. We sold them for $25 I think.
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Put it in your front yard with a sign saying "For Sale". It will disappear by the next morning.
I would put it outside with a sign saying free.
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We listed our old toilets on Facebook and we sold them to a gentleman who was renovating an older house. We sold them for $25 I think.
Seriously?!!
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Put it out in front of the house with the lid open and a sign saying “head office”!
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We had new flooring put in the master bathroom and had a new toilet put in at that time. The flooring guys did a fine job taking out the old toilet and putting in the new one but they wouldn't take the old toilet. I left it out with the trash pickup and they wouldn't take it either. I took it to the landfill in Lake County and they wouldn't take it either. How do you get rid of old toilets?
Did you try calling the Habitat Restore?
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Call garbage pick up. $10. charge but they will pick,it up
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We had new flooring put in the master bathroom and had a new toilet put in at that time. The flooring guys did a fine job taking out the old toilet and putting in the new one but they wouldn't take the old toilet. I left it out with the trash pickup and they wouldn't take it either. I took it to the landfill in Lake County and they wouldn't take it either. How do you get rid of old toilets?
Call the sanitation office and schedule a pickup. It works.
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