Example Bulky Items:
- Box spring
- Dish washer
- Garbage compactor
- Holiday tree
- Love seat
- Washing machine
- Water heater
Petaluma residents can schedule two free bulky item pickups per year!
Each residence is allowed a maximum of one (1) major appliance or bulky item, up to four (4) tires (rims removed), AND the choice of:
o 7 bags, boxes, or cans of refuse
Loose items will not be collected
o All material must be contained
o Yard trimmings must be less than 3” in diameter & 3’ long, and must be bundled
Certain materials cannot be collected
o No construction and demolition debris
o No liquids, cement, dirt, or asphalt
o No propane tanks, batteries, cleaners, paint, medications, etc.
o All small motors (i.e. lawnmowers) must be drained of gas and oil
o No televisions or monitors
Customers may call customer service for bulky item collection questions at 1.800.243.0291 or email RecologySonomaMarin@recology.
If it’s possible that some of your items, such as sofas and tables, could find a new life, please consider donating to a non-profit in Sonoma or Marin Counties. Not only will you be helping divert items from the landfill – you will also be helping a great organization! Click here for a list of resources.
Additional Bulky Item Pickup Rates
o Two (2) items less than 100 pounds – $39.92
o Additional bags – $4.86 (each)
o One (1) large item containing Freon – $39.92