BULK AND OVERSIZED ITEMS (BY REQUEST ONLY - FEES MAY APPLY)
Scheduling a Pickup
or call 703-771-6677 to request a bulk pickup.
Examples of What Can and Cannot Be Picked Up
Furniture (includes sofas, chairs, tables, bookcases, etc.)
Mattresses & box springs - limited quantity per pickup
more information about items with chemical refrigerants)
Basketball goals (pole must be
broken down to 4-5' to fit in collection vehicle and base has to be drained of water and or sand) Exercise equipment - treadmills, elliptical machines, etc. must be broken down into pieces under
50 lbs. per piece for pickups Water heaters
Barbecue grills (do not include propane tanks)
Washers, dryers, and microwaves
Push lawnmowers (gas and oil must be drained)
Tree limbs, tree stumps, logs, firewood or yard waste (
more information about yard waste collection)
Refrigerators, freezers, A/C units, and other refrigeration equipment that has not had the chemical refrigerant removed by a licensed technician ( more information) Carpet and padding
Hazardous household waste (paints, stains, pesticides, etc.)
Bricks, tiles, concrete products, rocks or stone (please note - stone also includes materials such as slate, granite, quartz, etc.)
Construction debris*, including drywall, cement board, shingles and insulation (
more information about disposal of construction debris)
Cabinets, vanities, toilets, and sinks
Lumber and wood trim
Tires (on or off rim)
TVs, monitors (of any model) or computer equipment
Pianos - any kind
Pool tables, air hockey tables
Floor model copiers and printers
Riding mowers and tractors
Wood and plastic play sets
Windows, shower doors, shower stalls, gazebos, interior and front doors
Items too large or heavy to be lifted safely by a two-person crew or too large to fit into the collection vehicle
*Any construction debris (including sinks, toilets, kitchen cabinets, wood, lumber, drywall, tile, roofing materials, siding, carpet and/or carpet padding, bricks, blocks, landscaping timbers, mulch, sod, dirt, rocks, whole trees, tree stumps, tires, TV's and containers or bundles weighing more than 50 lbs. or longer than 4 feet will incur an additional charge based on the material and quantity. These items must be handled on an individual basis.
If you are unsure whether or not your items will be collected, please email
Before placing your bulk/oversized items out for collection, please review the following guidelines:
Call or e-mail requests should be directed to Patriot Disposal Services
List all items to be picked up - please do not use general terms such as "furniture" - please list items to be collected. Drain oil and gas from lawnmowers
Remove doors from appliances to prevent children from becoming trapped inside.
Do place items at curb where you normally place trash and recycling for pickup.
Crews cannot come onto private property to take items.
include propane cylinders with gas grills
Please limit the volume of material to a pile not to exceed 4' high x 8' long x 4' wide. If you have more material than this, you will need to split this between multiple pickup appointments.
mix with yard waste, brush, recycling or other debris. Keep these items separate for crews to identify and collect. not Do
block sidewalks, hydrants or utilities with bulk/oversized items. not Do
leave bulk/oversized items on driveways, carports or other locations on the property - they must be at the curb or public right-of-way.
park in front of your bulk/oversized items or place them in areas that might be difficult for crews to see - please help them by making sure your items are clearly visible from the road. not