Author: Paul Barney

Paul Barney

Paul is a content writer for The Fill. He covers home improvement and community features. Paul graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism and has been with Budget Dumpster since May 2015. Outside of work, Paul enjoys baseball games, country concerts, and anything else that involves being outside.

How to Insulate Your Home

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the average U.S. family spends at least $2,200 a year on energy bills – with nearly...

America Recycles Day

The average American produces 4.4 pounds of trash per day. Only 1.51 pounds of it actually gets recycled. Through their “I Want To...

How to Finish an Attic

Looking to add living space to your home without having to expand? Converting your attic into a room may be the project for...

How to Reduce Waste on Halloween

From candy wrappers to pumpkins, 41 million pounds of waste is generated every Halloween. That includes costumes, which account for 12 million tons...

How to Organize Your Home's Catch-All Areas

We all have rooms in our home that instantly attract clutter. The attic, basement, garage and office are the biggest offenders, and notorious...

Winter Is Coming: Time to Revisit Your Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

As the fall weather gives way to much cooler (and sometimes bitter) temperatures, you may be looking for fall home improvement projects to...