When you grow out of your old television, you need to know what to do with it. This can be a tricky task. There are many different options you should consider.
Keep the old television as second set. If you are purchasing another television, you may think about keeping your old television set. You may want to put it into another bedroom. You could use it in the bedroom for cable or DVD's. You could set it in the garage, just in case your other television breaks down. Keeping the old television is an option.
Give the television to children or friends. If you decide not to keep your television, you should consider giving it to your children or friends. Maybe you know someone who needs a television. Maybe your children have been begging you for a television in their bedroom. You could give the television to someone who could really use it.
Try selling your old television. If you have nobody to give the television to, and do not want to keep it, try selling it. You could post it on the local classifieds or online. You would be surprised at how many people look online for an older television at a cheap cost. There are people who need a television that are willing to pay a good price for it. You would be getting rid of the old television and making some money off of it.
Recycle the old television. If you can not find anything else to do with your old television, consider recycling it. Call up your city utility commission or city recycling office and ask about it. They should be able to give the information about recycling your old television. Some cities even offer a pick up for electronics to be recycled. This would be the best way to get rid of the television. You do not want to throw it into the trash can. Just let the city recycle it for you.