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Save a Trip to the Dump: Schedule a bulky item collection.

Call Seattle Public Utilities Customer Service at 206-684-3000 to request a bulky item collection. The person(s) responsible for the Combined Utilities Bill must be able to authorize charges on the account.

Bulky item charges

Charges for bulky item collections will appear on your Combined Utility Bill as follows:

Curbside Electronics Recycling Pickup charges

Charges for curbside electronics recycling collections will appear on your Combined Utility Bill as follows:

  • $20 per pickup (3 item limit)

Get bulky items collected

Place your bulky items out for collection by 7 a.m., Monday through Friday of the scheduled week of collection. Make sure the items are on private property (not curb strips) and are easily accessible.

Bulky items include:

  • Appliances, refrigerators, freezers, stoves, dishwashers, dryers, trash compactors, air conditioners and washing machines.
  • Beds: box springs, mattresses.
  • Furniture, dressers, cabinets, tables, chairs, and sofas.

Restrictions on bulky items

  • For safety reasons, please remove any refrigerator and freezer doors that have latches.
  • Appliances and furniture cannot exceed 8 feet in length or 4 feet in diameter.
  • Electronic Waste cannot exceed 60 lbs, and 2’ x 2’ x 2’.
  • Items made of absorbent material must have a waterproof cover on rainy days.
  • Any item that is too large for the truck or is too heavy (more than 300 pounds) for 1 person to load will not be collected.