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Lifting The Lid: Blogging About Garbage Removal And The Environment

There is a saying that goes, “We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.” How true! In recent times, mothers like myself have become more and more concerned about the garbage we create and the ways it is disposed of. It is so important that garbage isn't allowed to pollute the environment and is safely recycled or destroyed. This blog explores the various methods of garbage removal and the options available. I hope there is something of interest for anyone who cares about the environment and general cleanliness. Let us take the lid off the great rubbish bin of garbage removal and see what we find inside. Thank you for coming on the journey with me.


5 Tips and Tricks on Maximising Your Skip Bins’ Capacities

25 July 2018
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Have you noticed that your skip bins fill up faster than those for other people even though you only use it for your household waste? Here are tips on how to maximise on the capacity of your skip bins. Remove air spaces When closing the waste paper bags you may notice a large air pocket at the top of the bag. This space ends up taking up a lot of space inside your skip bins especially if all the bags have the space. Read More …

4 Tips for Organising Your Garbage to Minimise Wastage

20 December 2017
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With population growth, the amount of garbage going into landfills in Australia has increased, but so has the level of recycling. Currently, about 58 percent of household waste is recycled with the remainder going into landfills. This amounts to millions of tonnes ending up in landfills, have a drastic impact on the environment. Environmental preservation must begin with us, and there are a lot more homeowners in Australia today can do to divert trash from landfills. Read More …

3 Main Methods of Waste Disposal

29 December 2016
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Living in a clean environment has positive effects, especially on your health.  In keeping your environment and surroundings clean, you should be able to take care of rubbish or waste. At a larger scale, governments, through local authorities and other agencies, are tasked with the responsibility of collecting and disposing waste. There are several methods used in disposing the waste. Recycling This is one of the most popular methods of waste disposal. Read More …

Common Mistakes Homeowners Make When Choosing a Bin Hire

11 July 2016
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A bin hire is a common choice for homeowners when they have renovation work around the house or repairs to be done; however, since most homeowners don't typically rent a bin very often, they may also make a few common mistakes with their bin. This includes how they handle it once it's on the property and even in the bin they choose. Note a few of those mistakes here so you can avoid them yourself. Read More …

Top 3 Mistakes People Make When Trying to De-Clutter Their Home

25 January 2016
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Trying to de-clutter a home and keep it neat and organized is often a challenge for many people, simply because they don't know where to start or how to make the process easy on them. They may also tend to make a few simple mistakes that make the job even harder than it should be, so that they become overwhelmed and give up altogether. If you know you need to clear out some clutter, note a few mistakes you'll want to avoid once you decide to tackle the job. Read More …