Things to know about garbage pick-up day include what day of the week it occurs on, if the disposal service picks up at the house or street side and what kind of materials it accepts or does not accept. Residents new to ... More »

The services most residential garbage companies provide include removal of solid waste, yard, bulk and hazardous household waste. In addition, these companies also provide recycling services to remove plastic, paper and ... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

Start recycling at home by finding out what the local recycling regulations are and getting a recycling receptacle from the local council if one hasn't already been provided. Next, find out if recycling can be picked up ... More » Home & Garden Outdoor

Residents can use a variety of memory tricks to remember to put the garbage out, including cellphone alerts, whiteboard chore schedules, sticky-note reminders and sharing the responsibility with family members or roommat... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

The City of Ann Arbor provides weekly curbside garbage collection service to residents. The city has five different solid waste routes, so the weekday a given collection date falls on differs depending on which area of t... More »

Schedule hazardous waste pick-ups on the websites of collection companies such as Waste Management. Some cities post schedules for waste pick-up. The websites of these companies and cities often specify what items are or... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

Trash pick-up schedule shifts by one day for residents whose scheduled pick-up day falls on or after a holiday. For residents of New York City, pick-up schedule of recyclables shifts by a week if the scheduled day falls ... More » Home & Garden Cleaning