If you have items in your home that you no longer consider to be useful, or beautiful then re-home them by passing them on to someone who can find a use for them.
Keeping as much of our 'waste' as possible out of the landfill is good for the environment and everyone on the planet. There are many charitable organisations
who upcyle and recycle furniture such as
who use all profits to support and employ homeless people. The
will ensure that as little as possible of household items go to landfill.
I leave you with one of my favourite quotes from the famous William Morris, one of the most celebrated designers of the 19th Century.