18 April 2019
In 2018, China stated that it would no longer accept imports of recyclables that contained more than 0.5% contamination levels. It has sent the Australian government into a frenzy trying to come up with alternatives to help manage recyclable waste better. While there will be regulatory changes at the policy level, households have a significant role to play. Unfortunately, most families continue to make mistakes that see recyclable waste ending up in landfills or stockpiles.
29 December 2018
Many commercial properties rent skip bins for long term use, but homeowners may also get such a bin for a short-term project, such as tearing off an old roof or pulling down some interior walls or even cleaning out the attic or basement. If you've not gotten a skip bin for such use before, you may not realise everything that's involved in their rental and what to expect when they arrive.
12 June 2018
Sharp objects occurring from broken glass, bottles and other similar items can cause harmful injuries if poorly handled. This is particularly risky when using a skip bin, because sharp waste placed directly in the skip can cause cuts and bruises to workers and other people who handle the waste. Sharp waste can take on many different forms, so it is important to properly classify these items and how they should be safely handled during disposal.
15 December 2017
Skip bin hire or purchase is an excellent way of getting rid of clutter or other rubbish. But you may have liquids you want to dispose of, and you are wondering if you can put liquid waste in the skip bin? The simple answer to this is no. Some liquid waste is toxic and is not allowed in the skip bin with other waste. You can even be indicted or have the disallowed items returned to you if you put them in a skip bin.
11 July 2017
There are several times in your life when you may need to use a skip bin hire. You may be remodeling your home, clearing a home, or clearing land. When you call to hire the skip bin service, it may surprise you to know there are other options outside of just a simple skip bin. Here are a few of those options and what you need to know about each one.
23 May 2016
Whether you're getting through a home renovation or conducting major spring cleaning and decluttering in your home, hiring a skip bin can be an effective way to get rid of the rubbish that you collect. There are many advantages to hiring skip bins, but convenience comes at the top, since you can simply order it online, have it delivered to your doorstep, pack it the way you want and have it collected.
13 October 2015
Whether you're renovating your house or you have piles of junk you're trying to get rid of, hiring a skip is a great way to save both time and money. The best thing about skip hire lies in its simplicity, practicality and affordability: all you have to do it order online, gather junk to fill it up and them use a supplier to get rid of it. Even then, hiring a skip may become expensive if you don't use up your space properly and hence need to hire a second one.
8 June 2015
If your neighbours' dogs or stray dogs are digging through your rubbish bin, that can mean garbage spilled all over your yard. If you are tired of having to clean up after other people's dogs, there are ways to deter dogs from your bins. Simply, check out these five tips: 1. Spritz cayenne pepper in your bin and bags Before closing up a rubbish bag and transporting it to your outside bin, spray a mixture of cayenne pepper and water into the top of the bag.