Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN (Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)

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Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029

 There are some places that will recycle them.

Apr 26, 2015 07:07 PM
Sandy Padula & Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Florida Realty Investments - , CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Donate them to your local Boy Scouts. Many are working on a merit badge and they might be useful. If nothing less; park them at the end of your driveway with a "For Sale' sign at a nominal price, they will be gone by morning.

Apr 26, 2015 10:50 PM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Donate them to a Goodwill. Don't they refurbish stuff like this as part of a worker training program? Or maybe it's Salvation Army.

Apr 26, 2015 09:06 PM
Bruce Hicks
Best Homes Hawaii - Honolulu, HI
Your Best Hawaii Realtor!

Two times I took my mower to have it serviced Larry Johnston because it would not start and it was only 2 years old.  Each time repair cost just under $80! Recently, same thing, I would crank and crank and it would not start.  Went on to YOUTUBE, followed some instructions, bought a $8 gasket and spent 45 minutes taking the carbreator apart and it starts right up!

Apr 26, 2015 05:44 PM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Your call.

Oct 26, 2018 06:43 AM
Ajay Pandya
e-Merge Real Estate Unlimited - Columbus, OH
Realtor Ajay Pandya

Garage sale?

May 02, 2018 10:28 PM
Chris and Dick Dovorany
Homes for Sale in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida - Naples, FL
Broker/Associate at Premiere Plus Realty

Put them on the street and hope they get stolen.

May 01, 2015 07:21 AM
Jerry Lucas
ABC Legal Docs LLC - Colorado Springs, CO
Notary Training, Consulting. Colorado Springs, CO

I buy a used mower for $50-$80 when an old one breaks.  A lawn mower shop, pawn shop or handyman may haul away a non-working mower or ask you to drop it off.

I have also repaired mowers following videos on YouTube. Most problems are easy to fix.

Apr 27, 2015 07:18 AM
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

Yes, or check with your local lawnmower / small engine repair shop. They like to work on them and resell them for a few extra dollars.

Apr 27, 2015 03:47 AM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Recycle or donate them.  A

Apr 27, 2015 02:07 AM
Michael Layton
RE/MAX Desert Properties - Palm Springs, CA
Experience and Trust

I always try the end of the driveway with free sign. I figure if someome picks them up they are going to be used and not put in a landfill and that is a good thing.  Have done this with things as small as a bathroom trash can and as large as a desk.  It works.

Apr 27, 2015 12:45 AM
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

I would leave it by the curb and advertise as free and needs work . Someone will take it.

Apr 26, 2015 11:42 PM
Beatrice Briseno
RE/MAX Unlimited - San Antonio, TX
Beatrice M. Briseno, GRI, CDPE, San Antonio, TX

Sell them!

Apr 26, 2015 11:38 PM
John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

Criagslist or donate. 

Apr 26, 2015 11:35 PM
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Larry Johnston Donate the mowers to an organization that will recycle them. One time I put a weed whacker on the curb for the trash service to take and it was gone in a matter of minutes.

Apr 26, 2015 11:01 PM
Brenda J. Andrew
Professional Realtor in Conroe/Willis, TX

Bring them to Corpus Christi and give them to my neighbor Diego.  He fixes them and resells them - a good little income to help support his family.  And yes, he puts a sign on them by the curb.


But yes, a sign on the curb that says FREE works!

Apr 26, 2015 10:51 PM
James Hoff
Century 21 Award - Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
Real Agents Work

Toss 'em. Maybe I'm wrong, but I don't know too many people that would prefer to the spend the time and money to fix a mower when they could just buy a new one or a used one that already works.

Apr 26, 2015 03:07 PM