Disposal Bin For Gardening

Many homeowners in Southern Ontario have begun growing their own food. This is a great idea, and wonderful hobby because it not only reduces your monthly grocery bill, and allows us to enjoy organically grown food that we control, but it is also a great way to get outside, enjoy the spring and summer months and simply enjoy a fun hobby. You will have fun reading about growing tips online, meeting new people in forums dedicated to growing your own food and starting your garden and you can share your advice with others. Truly, it is a fun community and a great project to begin this year.

Creating a garden means that you will want to do your research, plan ahead and prepare yourself because even though it is a lot of fun, it is also a big job, even for a smaller garden. You will need to excavate a couple of feet of soil, which means you will probably encounter sentiment and rock, plus you will more than likely need to create a drainage solution and if you are creating an above ground garden you will also need to build the enclosure.

All of this means you will have a large amount of material that needs to be removed, and all of it will have to be disposed of at a waste management facility.

When you are planning your project, you would be advised to order a roll-off disposal bin online in advance, so you can choose a time on your start date for it to be delivered at a time that works best for you. Then it can be placed on any accessible hard surface near your garden so you can easily access it when you start digging.

When you order your dumpster bin online, you can choose from a number of different sizes to suit your needs and budget. Digging up sod and a couple of feet of soil creates a huge amount of material, rocks, stones and debris that needs to be removed, so you would be advised not to underestimate the scope of your project. Even a small garden creates a lot of waste to be removed so use your best judgement, and also feel free to get in contact and ask for a suggestion.

Once your project is completed, and everything is planted, all you have to do is wait for nature to do its thing, and pretty soon your garden will flourish with fresh organic food that you can enjoy all summer, and preserve as much as possible for the winter months. We recommend renting a 4 Yard Disposal Bin from Clean Er Up Bin Rentals for gardening purposes.

Replacing A Driveway

Our driveways rarely get any love or respect. In fact, aside from shoveling them in the winter, and the kids using them as a chalkboard during summer break, our driveways are usually the last thing we think about, which is wrong because they are quite literally the very first thing our guests see when they arrive at our homes.

You take a great deal of pride in your home, and you want it to look its very best. You can have a beautifully manicured lawn, wonderfully curated garden and the fascia of your home can be power washed and spotless so that guests are instantly impressed with your home. However, if your driveway looks like somebody has been parking a tank on it and then using it for target practice, it will stand out like a sore thumb. You may as well have a rusted out 1979 Camaro on blocks on your lawn, because it will have the same effect on your curb appeal, and the value of your home.

Thankfully driveway renovations are a great and relatively inexpensive way to beautify your home, while adding value to your property. Spring and summer are a great time to replace your old and worn out driveway, and a professional company can usually have the job done in a few days, depending on if they are simply tearing out your old pavement and replacing it or creating something more intricate, like interlocking bricks.

Regardless of the type of makeover you are doing to your driveway, you are going to require a roll-off disposal bin so you can manage all the material and waste that will be created. Also be assured, there will be a lot of it.

Replacing a driveway means you will need to rent a dumpster bin, and you will most certainly want a big one. Driveway replacements create a massive amount of heavy, dirty waste material that needs to be hauled away to a local recycling centre so it can be disposed of legally.

You can order a bin online, and choose a time that is convenient for deliveries and pickups. You can also expect more than one truckload to be removed, so you can schedule those ahead of time as well, which will greatly reduce any downtime on the job, and help your project run smoothly and on budget.

Springtime Dumpster Rentals In Mississauga, Ontario

Springtime (and even early summer) in Mississauga, Ontario and the GTA always means at least one thing:

Weather.

Sure, winter may be over, and we are all enjoying being outside getting some exercise, working on our properties and enjoying some much-needed patio time with our family and friends. Springtime is great, and after being stuck inside all winter, we all love it and come alive again.

It also means that we can expect some very unpredictable weather that always catches by surprise and wreaks havoc on our property.

Every year we will experience sudden downpours of rain that knock out power, flood our streets and properties and generally cause sudden chaos everywhere. When it happens it is usually with little or no warning and then it ends as quickly as it began.

The same is true with our sudden high-powered wind storms, where on a seemingly sunny and uneventful day the wind will begin to whip itself up and what starts off feeling like a refreshing breeze, suddenly turns into a wall of 100 kph wind that tears trees and power lines down, rips roofs from their homes, knocks over small structures and spreads loads of debris everywhere. In some cases, we may even experience tornados.

These weather events happen every year and are inevitable. Chances are you have had to clean up after one already and you know how much damage they cause every year.

If your property is hit and suffers damage from a severe weather event, then you are going to clean it up. There is only so much a municipality can or will do, so for example if a tree has fallen on your property then chances are you are going to have to call some friends, break out the chainsaws and get rid of it yourself.

You are going to want to clean everything up as quickly as possible, and the very best way to do that is to rent one of our dumpster bins. We can place it anywhere central on your property so you can easily access it and then simply dispose of all the debris into the bin, and we will take it away. You can also use the opportunity to do some yard work and get rid of that old shed that took a beating during the storm, or tear down an old deck and build a new one.

These weather events happen a few times a year, and they always cause some level of damage and that means you should always have some kind of action plan holstered and ready to deploy. For example, if your home is hit by high winds and your roof is torn up, then you should have the contact information of a reputable roofing company ready to call. You will also need a dumpster bin delivered right away, and you can call us right away when you need us, and we will deliver a bin to your home right away so you don’t have to wait to begin your clean up.

Dumpster Bin Rentals For Bathroom Renovations

Most people view winter (especially during Covid) as the most boring time of the year. Here in Southern Ontario, we are stuck inside during the winter months, while it snows and all we can really do outdoors is shovel snow and clean off our cars. Basically, it is a good time to catch up on your binge tv watching, but other than that there isn’t very much to do.

Unless of course you have used the winter months to save a few dollars and plan a spring time renovation for your home. If you are one of these clever people, then you love winter.

Spring and summer renovations are commonplace here in Ontario because renovations are a perfect way to reinvent your home, and increase the value of your property. So, depending on your budget, you can generally use the spring as an ideal time to get at least something done on your home or yard. Bathroom renovations are a great way to give a heavily trafficked room in your home a makeover, on any sized budget.

Most people love to entertain during spring and summer, and although the party may be outside, most of your guests will eventually end up inside using your bathroom once or twice.

Bathroom renovations can be completed quickly and depending on your budget, you are really only limited by your imagination. You can simply change the colour of your bathroom, and upgrade the fixtures like the sink and bathtub, or you can tear the whole room out and do a complete remodel.

Any renovation project means you will have a ton of debris and unwanted material to dispose of, so you will need to think about your waste management plan. You can’t leave all of that material out on your yard for the one day a month the city picks up large items. You will need to rent a disposal dumpster bin.

Because spring and summer is the busy season for home renovations, it is also the busiest time of year for roll-off dumpster bin rentals. That means you should book your dumpster bin early. You can order online and choose from any number of bin sizes to suit your project. Pickups and deliveries can be easily scheduled, and when the bin is full it will be hauled to the nearest recycling centre and returned so you can keep your project moving seamlessly.

A successful renovation means having everything run smoothly and on time, so pre-planning your disposal bin needs early, is a great way to save time and make sure your project runs as smoothly as possible.

Decluttering Tips For Bin Rentals In Hamilton, Ontario

Spring is almost here and thousands of homeowners in Hamilton, Ontario are spending their spare time planning a weekend of cleaning out their homes and doing a deep spring-clean.

We love spring cleaning because it allows you to totally rediscover and reinvent your home. You suddenly find loads of untapped space in your closets, spare room, basement, garage, shed and kitchen. All of that space that way previously being used as storage space for unwanted stuff can now be remodeled into anything you want. The basement was full of old unwanted stuff? Now it can be turned into a home entertainment room, a home office, or a gym. Really, it can be anything of your choosing and it is like putting an addition on your home, that is totally free.

We have offered a few spring cleaning tips in other articles, and here are a few of our ideas on how to make decluttering your home a much easier.

Go Deep

We have all heard the term “Out of sight out of mind” right? It certainly applies to our homes and unwanted stuff that accumulated over the years. We kept all of these things in our storage areas because we thought we might need it one day, but we forgot why. Remember that massive old school big screen you put in the garage 10 years ago? Do you really think you will be using it again? Nope. You really won’t. The same goes for that couch the in laws asked you to store, but they forgot about and those golf clubs you kept despite only playing the game once every 5 years.

Go Even Deeper: Nooks And Crannies

When you are digging through your closets and deciding to toss out your pleated jeans and old bowling shoes, go deeper and check the shelves. You will find loads of brand new space in your bedroom and kitchen closets when you look up high and go through the shelves and drawers. If you think of it as square footage, it adds up quickly and you can repurpose that space to store things you actually want to keep and have easy access to when you need it. Plus it is also a great excuse to hit up the retailers and pick up a few things you have always wanted, but never felt you had space for.

Forgotten In Plain Sight

You have to give it up to Marie Kondo. She really knows what she is talking about. Her axiom of “if you don’t love it, get rid of it” are words to live by, and this especially applies to furniture.

Your floor space is filled with furniture that you navigate every day and never really think about very much. However, if you take a good honest look around at all of your furniture, artwork, accent pieces etc, ask yourself if you really love it. If the answer is no, then it’s time to get rid of it.

These are just a few ideas to help you inventory your next spring cleaning project. It will also help you decide on a dumpster bin size when you order with us online. However, we suggest that if you aren’t entirely sure of what size bin you need to order, then you should contact us and we will be happy to suggest the ideal bin size for your next project.

Landscaping Tips For Hamilton Disposal Bin Rentals

Landscaping projects are a great way to reinvent your property and add value to your home at the same time. You can pull off a landscaping project on just about any budget ranging from digging up a few new spaces for gardens, to putting in a new pool, a deck or some architectural landscaping. No matter the size or scope of your project, a landscaping project during the spring or summer is a great way to clean up your property and do some upgrading.

When you are planning your next landscaping project, you will need to decide on what sized dumpster bin you will need to rent for the job. Landscaping projects always create a massive amount of debris, unwanted material and dirt to be removed, so we suggest you speak to one of our professional team members about the size and scope of your project and then choose from one of our 4 bin sizes which you can easily order online.

If you have questions regarding what you can and cannot dispose of in one of our roll-off dumpster bins, you can use the bin to dispose of:

• Old decking, fencing and lumber
• Garden debris: leaves, branches, trees, hedge clippings, sod, dirt etc.
• Lawn clippings
• Gravel, bricks, concrete
• Old patio furniture

You cannot use disposal bins for any hazardous material like solvents, old paint, motor oils etc.

When we deliver your roll-off disposal bin, we will need to place it on a hard surface that is roughly 16 feet wide, like a driveway or concrete pad. We also place our bins on custom-made wooden planks, so they never leave a lasting impression on your property. If you want to place your bin on the street, then make sure there are no vehicles parked in the space you want us to drop it off, and be sure to check with the city regarding any permits that you may need to keep it there. By-laws in Hamilton, Ontario vary from town to town, so make sure you are following the local laws.

The temperatures are rising in Hamilton, Ontario, and residents are busy finalizing their plans for this year’s landscaping project. Having your roll-off disposal bin plans sorted out in advance is a great way to make sure your next project is completed on schedule and goes as smoothly as possible, because as much as you may enjoy getting out in the sun and rolling up your sleeves, we’re certain you want to get that pool finished so you can spend the rest of the summer enjoy relaxing weekends in the sun.

Planning A New Patio For The Spring In Burlington, Ontario? We Have You Covered.

In the film Field of Dreams Ray Kinsella, played by Kevin Costner hears a strange whisper that says “If you build it, they will come.”

Hey thanks stranger and your disembodied voice, but what am I supposed to build?

A barn?

A zeppelin?

A statue of Gord Downey?

If you live in Burlington,Ontario then you already know the answer, and it isn’t a cornfield. It’s a patio.

Canadians love patios. It doesn’t matter what city or province you live in, we have a universal love of our patios, and we take a huge amount of pride in them.

Our patios are an extension of our homes that tend to only get used and enjoyed in the string and summer. That is probably what makes them so special to us. When springtime arrives, and we thaw ourselves out, we are able to go outside after months of being stuck indoors like stacked cord wood, we can finally get outside with our friends and family and enjoy the warmth of the sun with a cold drink and bbq.

Most homeowners who are planning a new patio, or who are tearing out an old one and replacing it tend to do it as soon as spring arrives. You can always hear the saws and hammers on the first nice day of spring as homeowners everywhere waste zero time getting to work on their patio. We only have a couple of months to enjoy them, so we want them done right away.

Building a patio is a great way to open up the living space of your home, and increase your property value. Additionally, even if you are doing it as a DIY project, they aren’t terribly difficult to execute if you have some previous construction skills. You can find full scale plans online with detailed lists of all the tools and materials you will need to buy or rent, and step-by-step instructions that will guide you through the process. You will just need a weekend with good weather, a few buddies who know how to swing a hammer, use a skill saw, an auger and can pour some concrete. Sounds easy enough right?

One thing that is frequently overlooked is the amount of unwanted material and debris from a patio project, especially if you are tearing down an existing one and replacing it.

Construction and home renovation experts always put dumpster bins at the top of their to-do list because they allow their workers to do their jobs in a clean, uncluttered and safe workplace. This greatly helps the job run more smoothly, and for it to be completed on time.

One of the most common things we hear from even seasoned DIYers is they underestimated how much debris and material is created by a patio project. For first timers, it always greatly exceeds their expectations. We suggest that when you are in the planning stages of your patio project this season, you contact us with details about your project and we will help you choose from one of our 4 bin sizes which you can then order online. We schedule deliveries and pickups, so we can drop it off and remove it at a time that is most convenient for you. This will help your project run as seamlessly as possible, and be completed on budget so you can get to what is important, enjoying your new space with your buddies and family who helped you build it.

Spring Cleaning? Our Dumpster Bins Are Here To Help

For most homeowners in Southern Ontario, the New Year begins on January 1st at 12:01 a.m. However, for many people the new year really begins with a beautiful deep spring cleaning of their home.

Spring cleaning is a great way to refresh your home and really begin the year off right. It invigorates us and in many ways we fall in love with our home all over again when we clean it from top to bottom, and declutter all of our old and unwanted stuff.

When you are spring cleaning your home, you are going to have a lot of material to be removed. If you have ever done a spring clean out before, you know exactly what we mean. Our stuff adds up quickly, and we never really think about it when it is in our garages, basements and spare rooms, but when it is being removed we are always amazed at home much “stuff” we really have. All of that stuff means you are going to need a dumpster bin, which is probably why you are here on Clean Er Up and reading this blog.

Before you get started tearing into your project, you will want to know a few things about what sized dumpster bin you will want to hire, and what you can and cannot throw out.

For example, here are some of the common household items you can dispose of safely into one of our dumpster bins:

Furniture: Beds, couches, chairs and dressers
Appliances: Fridges, dryers and dishwashers
Yard Material: Trees, branches and brush
Renovation Material: Drywall, tiles and patio materials

You may not use any dumpster bin to remove any form of hazardous waste such as medical waste, chemicals (like old half full cans of paint, solvents, oils etc) batteries or heavy metals. For those materials you will have to find a local drop off depot near you. Thankfully in Southern Ontario there are plenty to choose from.

PICKING A SIZE

Before you begin your spring cleaning project, you would be advised to make a list of everything you are throwing out. You can write it all down, or even put a piece of coloured tape on everything you are planning on removing. Once you have it all inventoried you need to decide on what size Clean Er Up bin you need to order.

If you are simply cleaning out your shed, and maybe a small room like a home office then you can probably get away with a smaller bin like our 4 or 10 yard bins. However if you are going big and doing the whole house then you will want to order our 16 or 20 yard sized bin. You can probably expect us to remove several truckloads of material for a full sized clean out, but it depends on how much material we are removing, and the size of the content. We suggest contacting us with the details of your project and we will be able to give you our best solution for your project and provide you with scheduled delivery and pick up times that are most convenient for you.