How to Keep Your Neighbors Out of Your Rental Dumpster

How to Keep Your Neighbors Out of Your Rental Dumpster

The sudden arrival of a dumpster in your yard may prompt well-meaning neighbors to unload a few things of their own. While they may try to sneak trash into your dumpster while you are away or at night while you are sleeping, they typically don’t mean to cause you any harm. They may assume that a little extra trash will go unnoticed and are unaware that you may end up paying extra just to haul away their trash. There are several things you can do to keep the peace in the neighborhood while preventing others from filling your dumpster with unwanted garbage. Continue Reaading

It’s Almost Time for Spring Cleaning!

When the weather warms in the spring, many homeowners tackle the task of cleaning out winter clutter and getting their home ready for summer. Affectionately referred to as spring cleaning, this project is symbolic of cleaning out the old to make way for the new. Whether you are attacking a small portion of your home… Read more »

Recycle This, Not That: The Rules to Recycling

Most of us are familiar with the items from our daily lives that are almost always appropriate to put out for recycling, such as cans and newspapers. But when it comes to items from occasional chores and repairs, the rules for disposing of those “leftovers” isn’t always as easy to remember. Here are a few… Read more »

Choosing the Right Roll-Off Bin

  Renting roll-off bins makes it easy to contain and haul away trash, but not all dumpsters are the same. These handy containers come in a variety of sizes and shapes designed to meet nearly any need. From emptying the garage or cleaning up yard waste to holding debris from that big home improvement project, there… Read more »

Redoing your Roof this Year? Here’s What you Need to Know

There are a number of reasons to replace your existing roofing, such as to enhance the beauty of your home or simply to prevent leaks when it rains, but they all have one thing in common. You will need to get rid of the old shingles when the job is done. Renting a bin from a… Read more »

Home Improvement Projects Make the Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift

As Valentine’s Day draws near again, it’s time to think outside the box when it comes to romantic gestures and gifts this year. Flowers and chocolates are nice, but consider taking a bigger step that improves your home in a permanent way to really wow your spouse or significant other. These four simple home improvement… Read more »