5 Things in Your Home You’ll (Probably) Never Use
Posted on July 13th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
As the years go by, your home can easily become filled with clutter if you’re not careful. (This happens to everyone, so don’t feel like you’re the only one…) Scattered throughout your home, there’s going to be a long list of items that you don’t use anymore that probably won’t ever get used again. Out […]READ MORE
What You Should Use Instead of Plastic Bags
Posted on June 27th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
Do you use plastic bags at home or when you go to the store? You do… Why? There are alternatives you should be using that will make your life easier AND help keep our lovely planet as clean as can be! 1) Reusable Tote Bags (preferably made from organic cotton) When you head down to […]READ MORE
Can I Recycle My Beer Bottles With Limes Inside?
Posted on June 25th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
You crack open an ice cold beer, add a lime to it, and turn it upside down so the beer engulfs the flavor of the lime. Now you can enjoy yourself! Once you’re done with it, do you have to remove the lime before it goes into the recycling bin — or does this lime […]READ MORE
4 Easy Ways You Can Be Eco-Friendly at the Beach
Posted on June 21st, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
Who doesn’t love spending a day at the beach? The sun on your face. The sand on your feet. The plastic bag brushing up against your leg… Wait, what…? 1) Pack Everything in Reusable Bags Before you even get to the beach, you need to pack everything first. Don’t be the person that throws everything […]READ MORE
Do I Have to Take Lids and Caps Off of My Recyclables?
Posted on June 7th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
When you first begin recycling, you feel accomplished with each and every piece of plastic, glass, and cardboard item you place in your recycling bin. As you recycle more and become more conscious of your efforts, certain questions begin to pop into your head. One of the most frequently asked questions is, “Do I have […]READ MORE
How to Dispose of Garbage (and Waste) While Camping
Posted on June 1st, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
Camping, hiking, or backpacking across a deserted area can be an exhilarating time filled with great sights, a lot of exercise, and the sharpening of your basic life skills. Along this journey, you’ll need to bring a pack with a lot of necessities if you’re looking to spend more than just a few hours with […]READ MORE
What You Need to Do Before Starting a Remodel
Posted on May 24th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
Are you looking to finally redo the bathroom that hasn’t been updated since the late 80s or 90s? (You know the one we’re talking about — the one with the tiles that are pink, blue, or that odd shade of green.) Or maybe you’re treating yourself to a new kitchen! Whatever the project might be, […]READ MORE
How Do I Stop Hoarding Things?
Posted on May 16th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
Let’s be honest. We all run into the problem of holding onto things longer than we should. (Whether it’s a collection of clothing we think we’ll wear “one day”, the packaging for all of the technology in your home, or little knick knacks that accumulate over time.) If you’re the type of person to hoard […]READ MORE
The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist For Cleaning Your Bedroom
Posted on May 10th, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
Birds are chirping, temperatures are rising, and spring is finally in the air! Do you know what this means? It’s time to finally tackle your spring cleaning if you haven’t already started. There are many areas of the house you need to address, but none are more important than YOUR bedroom! (C’mon, this is your […]READ MORE
Do I Have to Rinse My Recyclables?
Posted on May 2nd, 2018 by Residential Waste Systems
You’ve just created the most incredible sandwich of your entire sandwich-making career. Fresh bread. Crisp vegetables. Delicious meats. Your favorite condiments. And today is your lucky day because you managed to scrape the last of the mayonnaise out of the jar (or squeeze the last of the secret sauce out of the bottle) with just […]READ MORE