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Major Household Appliances - Non-working

Broken household appliances which can be manual or automatic tools used in the home.

Consider reuse or repair before disposal. DIY repair resources through iFixit.

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
ALCO Iron & Metal (San Leandro) 2140 Davis Street San Leandro Recycle Free Drop-off, Buyback Drop-off Call for current buyback prices.
Alco Iron & Metal (Stockton) 1815 Navy Dr. Stockton Recycle Free Drop-off Call for current buyback prices.
ALCO Metals (San Jose) 1788 Rogers Ave San Jose Recycle Buyback Drop-off, Free Drop-off Call for current buyback prices.
AlCO Metals (Vallejo) (Mare Island) 321 Azuar Drive,
Building #629
Vallejo Recycle Free Drop-off Call for current buyback prices.
Altamont Landfill (WM, Inc.) 10840 Altamont Pass Rd. Livermore Recycle Paid Drop-off Only appliances without freon.
Annex Appliance Repair 160 S 33rd St Richmond Repair Paid Drop-off
Apple Stoves 2509 Myrtle St Oakland Repair Paid Drop-off On-site stove repair
Appliance Repair Fremont 38888 Argonaut Way Fremont Repair Free Drop-off
ARCA Recycling 7401 Morton Ave
Ste B
Newark Recycle Paid Pick-up 10 or more for pick up by appt.
Audivex Speaker Repair 1345A Martin Luther King Jr Way Berkeley Repair Free Drop-off
Bay Area Appliance Repair LLC 7924 Sunkist Dr Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
Bay Area Electronics Recycling Center (Union City) 33548 Central Ave Union City Recycle Paid Drop-off
Bee Green Recycling & Supply (Asphalt Shingle Recyclers) 5900 Coliseum Way
(Inert Debris & Green Waste Recycling)
Oakland Recycle Paid Drop-off All household appliances
Berkeley Recycling Center 669 Gilman St.
(corner of 2nd & Gilman)
Berkeley Recycle Paid Drop-off Large appliances, including water heaters, stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers and furnaces are all accepted for a $20 charge. No refrigerated appliances.
Berkeley Transfer Station 1201 2nd St. Berkeley Recycle Paid Drop-off
Best Buy 1490 Fitzgerald Dr. Pinole Recycle Free Pick-up Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance.
Best Buy 5839 Lone Tree Way Antioch Recycle Free Pick-up, Paid Pick-up Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance, small fee, or big fee stand-along pick up. Not working cooktops, dishwashers, washers, dryers, fridges, freezers, wall ovens, stoves/rangetops & hoods, & ice makers,Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance.
Best Buy 3260 Buskirk Ave. Pleasant Hill Recycle Free Pick-up, Paid Pick-up Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance, small fee, or big fee stand-along pick up. Not working cooktops, dishwashers, washers, dryers, fridges, freezers, wall ovens, stoves/rangetops & hoods, & ice makers,Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance.
Best Buy 715 El Camino Real Mountain View Recycle Paid Pick-up Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance, small fee, or big fee stand-along pick up. Not working cooktops, dishwashers, washers, dryers, fridges, freezers, wall ovens, stoves/rangetops & hoods, & ice makers,Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance, smaller fee, or big fee stand-along pick up. Very old, non-energy efficient cooktops, dishwashers, washers, dryers, fridges, freezers, wall ovens, stoves/rangetops & hoods, & ice makers
Best Buy Recycling and Trade-in Program (Dublin) 4820 Dublin Blvd. Dublin Recycle Paid Pick-up Upon delivery of newly purchased appliance, small fee, or big fee stand-along pick up. Not working cooktops, dishwashers, washers, dryers, fridges, freezers, wall ovens, stoves/rangetops & hoods, & ice makers

Curbside Service

Bulky Pickup Special Action Note
Alameda
Contact ACI at (510) 483-1400 for a bulky pick-up.
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Albany
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Berkeley
Find appropriate area or bin for drop-off at Berkeley Recycling. Appliances $20 per unit (no refrigerators).
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Castro Valley Sanitary District
Separate and label good/working condition items for donation as part of your Bulky & Reuse Pick-up set out.
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Dublin
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Emeryville
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Fremont
Up to two appliances or large items (not to exceed 150 lbs each).
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Hayward
Bulky pick up and Disposal Days drop-off option.
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Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
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Livermore
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Newark
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Oakland
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Piedmont
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Pleasanton
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San Leandro
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San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
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San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
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Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
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Union City
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