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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.


Choosing Where to Place Hired Skip Bins

30 July 2020
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Whether you are decluttering and doing some spring cleaning or working on a home renovation, residential skip bin hire is invaluable for proper waste management. Even as you book the skip bin you need for your project, where to place it once delivered is something that you should consider carefully. What are your options for skip placement in residential skip hire? You can place the skips in the backyard, on your driveway, or on the street. Read More …

Why You Should Consider Contracting Asbestos Removal Company

6 June 2019
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Are you renovating your house? The whole project can come to a standstill if you discover any asbestos present. Asbestos is a dangerous material that should be handled with lots of care. We will be looking at the reasons why you should contact an asbestos removal company or another professional remover. Safety Since asbestos is toxic when disturbed, there are high possibilities that you will release the fibres of asbestos into the air when you do not have the right safety gadgets. Read More …

Replacing an Asbestos Roof

30 December 2018
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Many old Australian homes were built using asbestos roofing that was identified as a health hazard. Asbestos roofing replacement especially becomes dangerous when the roof shifts or breaks as asbestos fibres are released into the air. Asbestos roof replacement is a process that requires professional expertise due to its sensitive nature. Replacing an asbestos roof is a multi-stage process that requires an evaluation of the roof, maintenance, removal and installing of a new roof. Read More …

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 …