With all of the tools and instructions you need to start your home improvement project ready, it suddenly dawns on you that you have nowhere to put all of the junk that you’re about to rip out of your house. A vast majority of homes are located in communities that allow for a company to come weekly and collect your trash, but they have stipulations for the amount that they can take. Besides, do you really want all of your home’s gutted insides sitting on your front yard for a few days?
Dumpster Rental Preferences
For bulk garbage removal and especially construction waste disposal, renting an enormous dumpster to stash on the side of your home until you fill it with construction debris is the answer to your worries. They are available tailored to just about any construction or improvement project one could do, and include sizes of ten, fifteen, twenty, thirty, or even forty yards!
Special Varieties of Dumpsters for Rent
- Construction (residential or commercial)
- General debris (household cleaning)
- Roofing (several sizes available)
- Concrete & dirt (roll off dumpster)
- Yard waste (landscaping; no logs over 4 inches in diameter)
As with any trash receptacle, there are certain materials that should never be thrown in a dumpster. It is illegal to throw away or transport any high risk garbage such as medical waste, car batteries, hazardous materials, propane tanks, or any form of dangerous cargo inside this type of bin.
Advantages of Dumpster Rentals
What are the advantages of a dumpster rental? Aside from total control of the time and date that this trash gets taken away, you also get the peace of mind knowing every bit of waste you are throwing outside is not getting swept up by the wind and littered all over the streets. There’s also comfort in the knowledge that the garbage collectors will haul away the junk and replace the dumpster bin with an empty one.
With a giant dumpster outside, big home improvement projects are a little bit easier to take on. Removing a thick beam or a tall piece of framework will no longer be a time-consuming process that hinders your task as you debate how long it will have to sit on your front lawn and if it will fit in the city garbage truck. What’s more, some upscale cities tend to impose fines for leaving things like couches, television sets, and other potentially harmful or distracting “waste” on your lawn like a showcase.
In Town Dumpsters
Avoid the hassle of dealing with public waste disposal. Build, remodel, or construct your home or establishment legally and stress free with the help of a dumpster rental. Notably, ensure the rental company you choose is situated as close to your town as possible. You don’t want your plan to crumble when the truck driver’s estimated time of arrival is not for another 20 hours!
About the Author
Sam Moser is a freelance content writer who lives in Toronto, Canada. Sam has been involved in one too many home improvement projects. He has most recently been writing guest posts for Scarborough Disposal.