Source: Just something I thought of while recycling my first dryer (taking it apart myself so it would be something the trash men would take).
By Cornelia M. from Oregon
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By Cora 05/21/2010
I don't know how much it would pay, but I would take mine to the local metal recycling center.
By Shirley 01/31/2010
Looks like we are all thinking the same thing....a compost bin! I would think it would also make a nice receptacle for a dry well. Or if an upcycle project can't be thought of, be sure to either take it to a junkyard/recycler, or post it on either Craigslist.org or Freecycle and someone else may be able to use it, or recycle it.
By LMay 01/28/2010
Great tip, great idea about using for a composter bet it could be done. I will be on the lookout for someone getting rid of a dryer to try it. Thanks
By Sherry 01/28/2010
I wonder if one couldn't be rigged to use as a compost bin that could be rolled once in a while? The ones the sell online are so expensive!
By tahlula 01/28/2010
Good tip. Although I no longer have it since my last move, I put lights in my last dryer drum discard and added a tabletop. It made a nice funky glowing table with light coming through all of the small holes in the base.
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