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Saturday, January 21, 2017

The Bedroom Seems Larger

Bye, Old Mattress!Our strata (condo) council continues to organize quarterly junk removal days. I think they may have started a dozen years ago. The days, when we set aside a section of parking for professional junk removal, have turned into a very helpful service. We can get rid of anything which shouldn't be disposed of in the normal garbage. We got rid of a number of items today, including three, gallon-cans of old paint. The largest item we were able to get out of the apartment was an old mattress.

We first slept on on our new Endy memory-foam mattress on the 7th of last month. Yet remembering we had a junk day coming up, we just pushed the old Serta up against a bedroom wall. We've been navigating around it for nearly six weeks, I guess. Today, we got to haul it down the elevator. We threw it over the hood of the truck, opened the windows to hold on, and I drove to the refuse area by peeking over the part of the windshield that wasn't obscured.

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Later in the afternoon more unwanted items appeared. Residents can help themselves to anything they see, so the event can turn into a bit of a swap meet. Today, I'm happy to report, we returned with nothing!


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