Box Brothers Roll-Off Service Blog

Within the pages of our roll-off blog you’ll find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to trash and recycling service.

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Prevent an overfilled dumpster with these tips

Renting a roll-off dumpster is a great option for several projects including home remodeling, spring cleaning, and construction clean-up. With the convenience of having a dumpster, it’s easy to overfill it quickly. An overfilled dumpster cannot be emptied so it’s important to keep that in mind. Here are a few tips to help keep your…
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How to prevent dumpster diving

Nobody wants someone on their property, let alone on their property digging through trash! When renting a roll-off, be sure to place it in a well-lit area, not tucked in a dark corner. Place a very sturdy lock, like the ABUS titanium aluminum alloy padlock, on to your receptacle. Having neighbors you can trust and…
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Why it’s always better to deal with family-owned businesses

In today’s business world it seems like major chains are taking over every corner of the market. Unfortunately, these types of businesses often provide service that treats you like a number. Things could not be more different when you deal with a family-owned business. When your service provider or retailer is run by a family,…
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Tackling hoarding with roll-off dumpster solutions

We’ve all seen the show on TLC. Hoarders. Piles and piles of items and trash bought or accumulated to fill a void or to soothe a traumatic experience that happened to them. It’s a big job. But have you ever noticed what they use to haul away all of the garbage for such a big…
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Easing the burden of clearing out your deceased parent’s home

The death of a parent can be difficult to deal with for both emotional and logistical reasons. If you are responsible for clearing out your parent’s or other loved one’s home for sale, it can feel like an overwhelming task. Before you tackle this chore, make sure that you are prepared. Renting a roll off…
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Keeping pests away from your dumpster

Are you worried about your roll off rental dumpster attracting pests? Here are a couple of quick tips to help keep them away. First, keep away food waste. Not only does food waste rot and smell, but it also attracts rodents and bugs. Second, place your dumpster on a concrete surface, making clean up easier.…
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Mistakes to avoid when renting a roll-off dumpster

Renting a roll-off dumpster is often a great move, but it’s important to avoid making any mistakes that could minimize its efficiency. Some common ones include: – Not sorting your trash: Most roll-off dumpsters will have a list of suitable and unsuitable items. If you throw away a toxic substance or other prohibited material, your…
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How to protect your dumpster from illegal dumping: three easy steps

Have you fallen victim to the frustration and cost caused by illegal dumping in your roll off dumpster? Follow Box Brothers’ three steps to protect yourself from unwanted use of your dumpster. 1. Reduce access Hide your roll off dumpster away from busy roads or foot traffic. When not in use, cover it up with…
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What Should You Do With Home Renovation Debris

Renovations often cause stress for homeowners. Committing to a large renovation project might seem overwhelming, especially with how much debris is created. As you remove items from your home, consider donating usable items, such as cabinets, tubs, or light fixtures. Many garbage companies offer bulk waste removal if you request a one-time pickup. This can…
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Information about renting a rolloff dumpster

When you’re looking to rent a roll off dumpster, it’s important to plan carefully in advance. Check laws for your municipality regarding permits for placing dumpsters on public property. You should also schedule the date for renting your dumpster as far ahead of time as possible, either by phone or online. Most companies have a…
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3 tips to prepare for a roll-off dumpster delivery

So you’ve ordered a Box Brothers roll-off dumpster? Fantastic! To have the smoothest delivery and installation possible check out our 3 top tips for preparing for your delivery! 1. Choose your location – Roll-off dumpsters are heavy. Select a flat, solid area appropriate for your dumpster to reside. Flat concrete with plywood over the top…
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How to Pick the Perfect Spot for Your Dumpster Rental

When you rent a trash dumpster from Box Brothers Roll-Off Services, we take care of almost everything, but choosing the perfect spot for your dumpster rental is up to you. That’s why we end up with a number of customers asking us for advice on the matter since you’ll want to have a dumpster location…
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