Frequently Asked Questions
What can I put in a dumpster?
Typical household trash. Rented dumpsters/trash dumpster containers are to be used for normal construction and demolition trash, including items such as siding, drywall, flooring, roofing materials, carpeting, wires, drywall, and more. There are prohibited items, and if removal is required for these items it can be discussed during the rental agreement. Example items that may need to be discussed include: refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers, dehumidifiers, pressurized tanks, TVs, computer screens, mattresses, batteries, paint and tires. Additional fees also apply for removal of appliances containing Freon. Hazardous materials are not allowed. Please call our office at 508.791.0000 if you have any questions about what can be disposed of in your dumpster, especially if you have any of the items listed above.
What size dumpster do I need?
Dumpster size depends on how large of a job. Most home clean-outs only use a 10 yard container, but larger homes and projects occasionally require larger ones. Feel free to call our office to consult on the right size container for your project!
What if I go over the allowed tonnage?
There is $125.00 per ton overage fee which applies if the weight of the container exceeds quoted tonnage. Example: If a customer rents a 10 yard dumpster with a 1 ton weight allowance but their container weighs 1.5 ton; the customer will be assessed a $52.50 charge.
Do you offer bulk pick ups?
Yes, Call the office to set up and appointment for a free quote.
What towns do you serve?
One question that we are frequently asked is: what towns do you serve? If you’re looking for a dumpster in any of the following towns, we’ve got you covered! Here is a list of the towns we cover. If you don’t see your town, then give us a call – we’re flexible and this list isn’t completely exhaustive.