One lucky dumpster diver found an electric chainsaw! The chain was slightly off track, but with a little work it lives to saw another day. A lot of people throw away electronics with minor imperfections that, if you're handy enough, aren't that hard to fix.
We can't advocate dumpster diving, but if you WERE to dumpster dive in a video game store's dumpster, you MIGHT find a bunch of sweet free video games. If you do, please save that copy of Shanghai for the Sega Master System for us.
Denim is in fashion and occasionally in a dumpster! There are some great fashion finds in the garbage bins behind most clothing stores and thrift shops. You'd be surprised how often unsold, but still good items are just thrown in the trash.
If you live in or near any college town, you are well aware of how often great furniture like this is just left on the curb. If you have a hammer and nails you could probably just steal all of the furniture and use it to build your own society. "Furniteria" they'll call it, and it will be glorious.
Watches break and people throw them away, but if you find a watch in the garbage and live near any watch shops, you should take it in and see if it's fixable. Who nows? That broken several thousand dollar Rolex you found in the town dumpster could just need a couple bucks worth of repairs.
This insane amount of produce was found in ten dumpsters over the course of a few hours worth of dumpster diving in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. We can only assume this will be used to make the biggest fruit salad the world has ever seen.
Whomever threw this clock away thought its time was up. Not so, clock thrower away-er. This clock's time is just beginning! Because someone retrieved it from a dumpster is what I'm saying...and it's a clock....
People throw away frames all the time, which is surprising because they can get pretty expensive. If you snag one of these from a dumpster, you can use it to frame all of the money you're saving, BABE-EEEEEEE!
Books are heavy, take up a lot of space and one of the first things people throw away when packing for a big move. If you're building a library, a dumpster is the first place you should look to stock those shelves!
Need to stock your new office you've successfully cobbled together from dumpster diving? Look no further than the dumpster behind an office supply store! They throw away all kinds of stuff like this box of pens!
Note: Dumpster diving is illegal in some states. If you live in one of those states, don't do it!