UMCOR Flood Buckets

UMCOR Flood Bucket (for cleaning)

Value: $ 55.00


5 gallon bucket with a lid that reseals - Buckets from fast food restaurants or bakeries can be used if washed and cleaned.  Do not use buckets that have stored chemicals such as paint or pool cleaner. Advertisements on the outside are acceptable.

 liquid laundry detergent - two 25 oz. or one 50 oz. bottles only

 liquid household cleaner - 12‐16 oz. liquid cleaner that can be mixed with water - no spray cleaners

 dish soap - 16‐28 oz bottle any brand

 1 can air freshener - aerosol or pump

 1 insect repellant spray - 6‐14 oz. aerosol or spray pump with protective cover

 1 scrub brush - plastic or wooden handle

 18 cleaning wipes - handi wipes or reusable wipes - no terry cleaning towels - remove from packaging

 7 sponges - remove from wrapper

 5 scouring pads - remove from wrapper

 50 clothespins - remove from packaging

 clothes line - two 50 ft. or one 100 ft. - cotton or plastic.

 24 roll heavy duty trash bags - remove from the box

 5 dust masks

 2 pair disposable waterproof gloves - rubber or latex - remove from packaging

 1 pair work gloves - cotton or leather

 Assembling Directions

  1. Place all liquid items in the bucket first. Place remaining items in the bucket fitting them around and between the liquid items.

  2. Sponges, scouring pads, clothespins and trash bags can be separated in order to fit all of the items in the bucket.

  3. Ensure the lid is closed securely.

 Important Notes

  • All items must be new except for the actual bucket and lid.

  • All cleaning agents must be liquid and in plastic containers. No powders please.

  • If you cannot find the requested size of a liquid item, use a smaller size. Including larger sizes of any item will prevent the lid from sealing.

  • If all of the items on the list are not included, please put a label on the bucket indicating what has been omitted.

  • Cleaning buckets are only used within the United States.

 Please bring your completed buckets to the Fellowship Hall.