It is no secret that getting rid of a used sofa or sleeper is difficult. Upholstered furniture may not find many takers, especially when it is damaged, torn, or stained. To think that once you paid good money for a piece of furniture that now seems to be of no interest to you or anyone else. Unfortunately, with the exception of leather, upholstered furniture can depreciate greatly with use. It is difficult to get rid of it even when you are not looking to make money. --About.com
That is, unless it's completely unusable. If this is the case, you can just call a junk removal service and save yourself the time and effort. It's a far better option than trying to deal with it yourself. And, it won't you to contort and wrangle to get it out of the house.
Old Sleep Sofa Disposal Options
But, if that old sleeper sofa isn't totally out of life, you have other choices. Here's a few helpful sleeper sofa disposal options you can use:
- Host a garage sale. Chances are excellent that old sleeper sofa isn't the only thing you need to get rid of in the house. So, why not take some time to put together a lot of stuff and sell it all at a garage sale? You'll put a little cash in your pocket and free up a lot of space.
- Sell it locally. If it's in relatively good condition but you don't want to go through the hassle of hosting a yard sale, place an online ad to sell it locally. Price it cheap and stipulate the buyer must pick it up and move it on their own.
- Give it away. Also, there's always the option to simply give it away. Tell people at work about it, put it on social media, and just generally advertise it for free. Another option is to contact a few property management services to give it away.
- Recover and reuse it. Or, if it's still in decent condition but needs a new look, you can always recover it. There are even sleeper sofa covers and slipcovers you can use to give it a new lease on life.