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Question Of The Week: Used Furniture

Written by Heidi Schwartz. Posted in Interiors, Question Of The Week

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Published on June 20, 2011 with 2 Comments

Q. I am dealing with the problem of unwanted office furniture. Most manufacturers say it isn’t being made anymore, and they really can’t do anything with it. What options do we have?

Hal Haller
Property Director
IPC Real Estate Management
Witchita, KS

This question was originally published in the April 2007 issue of Today’s Facility Manager. Read Elledge’s response here. Share your feedback and suggestions in the LEAVE A COMMENT section below.

About Heidi Schwartz

Heidi Schwartz

Schwartz joined Group C Media in April 1989 as managing editor of Today's Facility Manager (TFM) magazine (formerly Business Interiors) where she was subsequently promoted to editor/co-publisher of the monthly trade magazine for facility management professionals. In September 2012, she took over the newly created position of internet director for TFM's parent company, Group C Media, where she is charged with developing content and creating online strategies for TFM and its sister publication, Business Facilities. Schwartz can be reached at

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  1. One resource, the International Recycling Network, was featured in a recent FacilityBlog post which can be found here.

  2. We have had good responses from private schools, charter school companies and other non-profit groups who always need used furniture. most of the time they will arrange to pick it up and you can receive a deduction for the donation.

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