Who Invented the Dumpster?

The dumpster bin is one of the greatest inventions of the 20th century, even though it has been underrated and overlooked for far too long. Without George Dempster’s invention, the modern and urban cities of the 21st century would have been littered with heaps of festering garbage which could have triggered many epidemics in the […]

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Degradable, Biodegradable or Compostable

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Why is Certified Compostable The Best Pick? Put simply, out of the three, certified compostable is the only option that breaks down into natural components and does not leave harmful microplastics behind in the environment. It is not uncommon to see these terms used interchangeably, which can lead to confusion. In a commercial setting, this […]

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6 Safety Measures Contractor Should Take With Any Dumpster Rental Bin

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Any construction site is exposed to more hazards than you can think of; from falling debris to flammable material, contractors must ensure the safety of those working on-site and people who will be around the site. Dumpster bin rentals are common on construction sites, but there’s usually not much thought given to the risks these […]

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Is Fall a Good Time to do Home Renovations?

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There’s a good time and a bad time for everything, and the same rule applies to home renovations. You can save yourself the aggravation, and the money when you avoid project’s that are rushed and unorganized. Although the nice weather in spring and summer can have you thinking about your remodelling project, that may not […]

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6 Ways to Begin Living a Minimalist Lifestyle

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“Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of anything that distracts us from it.” — Joshua Becker. With so many Canadians stuck at home, our space and the items within it have become much more important. For those living in a home full of clutter, or wishing they […]

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5 Things You Shouldn’t Send Off to the Landfill

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Responsible waste management always begins at the source of disposal and should include strict policies for tossing items away that are deemed harmful to the environment. You should exercise due diligence when seeking a disposal bin rental from National Bins and set guidelines in place to avoid the following five items from heading to the […]

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The 40-Yard Bin in 4 Ways

40 yard dumpsters have the capacity to hold up to 40 cubic yards of waste or debris. That’s roughly equal to between 12 and 20 pickup truck loads of debris, depending upon the type of material. Dimensions: Typical dimensions of a 40-yard roll-off container are 22 ft. long x 8 ft. wide x 7 ft. […]

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Tips to Avoid Property Damage When Renting a Dumpster Bin

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You’ve decided to clean out the house, the garage or carry out an at-home landscaping job… Maybe you’re even planning on getting rid of things to get ready for a big move. Regardless, you’re planning on disposing of a lot of waste, and renting a dumpster is next on your to-do list before the big […]

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How to Choose the Most Suitable Rental Bin Service for Your Project

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Dumpsters play a very significant role within any city around the world and they benefit people and businesses in many ways. Today, it may be a lot of extra work to transport waste from starting point to destination. One common solution that a lot of people try is filling up their trucks or vans with […]

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How to Prep Your Home For A Late Spring Cleaning

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Spring has sprung… Some may say even summer has joined us earlier than anticipated; what’s a more perfect time to grab your glass and head out to the patio to take in the warm breeze, the radiant colours and just relax?- but wait! You haven’t even tackled your spring cleaning yet!  The reality is, your […]

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