Surplus Furniture, Surplus Equipment & Shredding

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  •  Request Surplus Furniture  (Ask about getting gently used furniture for your school! Our surplus inventory comes from our schools and is constantly changing--
    as a result, we are unable to tell you if or when we will have your item(s), but we will deliver them to you automatically should they become available! Requests are kept on file for 120 days.)
  • Request Surplus Pickup (Ask us to pick up your surplus furnitureequipment, or shredding.)
  • Summer Surplus Pickup Schedule (See when we will be at your school for a summer pickup.)
  • Public Auctions (See what we have for SALE at discount prices!)
Still have questions about Surplus Furniture & Equipment? Please call the DMM office at 301-279-3346.



 Inventory & Surplus

Inventory & Barcoding

ADD, DELETE, RETIRE, or TRANSFER assets using these forms:

Keep a copy for your records! Please attach purchase documentation for the assets (purchase order or invoice), and send by Pony mail to Kevin Soisson, Property Control Specialist, at the DMM Supply Warehouse
In accordance with Regulation EDC-RA, every school is inventoried every other year. You will be notified in early June if your school or location is due for a summer inventory. 
For questions about inventory and barcoding, or a copy of your FIXED ASSET LIST, please email Kevin Soisson, Property Control Specialist, or call 301-279-3245.

Fixed Assets that must be barcoded

Items that must be barcoded Items that are NOT barcoded: (These go on your Local School Inventory)
  • All Equipment over $5,000
  • Art Equipment over $1,000
  • A/V Equipment over $1,000
  • Building Service Equipment over $150
    (including tractors and lawnmowers)
  • Cafeteria Equipment over $1,000-Direct Ship
  • Industrial Equipment over $1,000-Direct Ship
  • Inventoried Vehicles (Auto, Bus, Truck)-Direct Ship
  • LCD Projectors over $500 (with a 10 year life)
  • Music Equipment including Pianos over $1,000
  • Office Equipment over $500 (Laminators, Fax Machines)
  • P.E. Equipment over $1,000-Direct Ship
  • Science Equipment over $1,000-Direct Ship
  • Camcorders over $500
  • Computers, iPads, Laptops & Tablets
  • Copiers over $1,000-Direct Ship
  • Digital Cameras over $500
  • Kilns over $1,000-Direct Ship
  • Printers and Scanners over $500 (life within 8 years)
  • Promethean Boards-Direct Ship
  • Studio Equipment over $1,000
  • Flat Screen Televisions and Flat Panels over $500 (5 years)
  • Amazon Kindle under $500
  • Document Cameras
  • E-Readers
  • Elmo Projector
  • External Drives
  • Film Strip Projectors
  • Flex Cams
  • Furniture
  • Microwave Ovens
  • Modems
  • Monitors 
  • Overhead Projectors
  • Scoreboards
**Chromebooks and Lenovo tablets receive barcode labels but are not tracked in Fixed Assets - must be tracked through the Office of the Chief Technology Officer and locally at each location.

Please Note:
Any item can be barcoded by special request for an extraordinary reason given by the school on a case by case basis.

If you have questions, contact Kevin Soisson, Property Office, Supply Warehouse, 301-279-3245.

Direct Ship indicates that the item will be sent to the school/location
(not the Supply Warehouse).

**Gas powered equipment will be shipped directly to the Heavy Equipment shop at the Division of Maintenance, Turkey Thicket, all other items will be shipped directly to the Supply Warehouse.