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Some Solid Tips For Recycling Concrete

Posted by Junk King on May 6, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

There are all types of yard waste and debris that can be recycled instead of put in landfills. However, for homeowners, concrete isn't always on the list.

Contractors, on the other hand, are often accustomed to disposing of large amounts of waste concrete and often use commercial crushing and recycling facilities to dispose of it. But not always.

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, yard waste disposal, waste concrete recycling

When Mending Fences Is No Longer Enough - Old Fencing Removal

Posted by Junk King on Apr 22, 2022 6:00:00 AM

 

We're not referring to relationships here. Sometimes your old backyard fence simply has to go. And that means you will be dealing with old fencing removal.

Depending on how long your fence is and what it's made of, this can add up to some big piles of old fence material, bits and pieces, and other debris. So, what do you do with it all?

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, concrete debris, backyard, wood debris removal, old fencing removal, masonry debris removal

3 Reasons for Recycling Your Concrete Disposal Material

Posted by Junk King on Mar 23, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

[This post originally appeared here in March 2015. It has been expanded upon, revised, and updated to reflect more recent information.]

Concrete disposal is difficult and even dangerous because it is heavy and unwieldy. Even transporting concrete debris can be a challenge.

And, while it is not normally classified as a hazardous material, the rules defining those types of materials can be confusing.

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, Landfills, Hazardous Waste, concrete debris, concrete removal, waste concrete recycling

Concrete Tips For Construction Waste Disposal

Posted by Junk King on Aug 16, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

Any construction involving remodeling, renovation, or demolition often results in concrete rubble that can be a large part of construction waste disposal. 

Unfortunately, this incredibly versatile and useful material often just ends up in a landfill, which is a two-fold loss for contractors and the industry.

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Topics: construction debris removal, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, waste concrete recycling

Solving The Concrete Crisis With Concrete Recycling

Posted by Junk King on Jul 30, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

There is a looming global concrete crisis and it's due to a vanishing supply of sand. That's right, sand. But one solution is concrete recycling.

The world's supply of sand for use in concrete is disappearing at an alarming rate and alternatives such as recycling concrete are needed.

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Topics: C&D waste, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, waste concrete recycling

Construction Waste Removal And Concrete Debris

Posted by Junk King on Mar 10, 2020 12:47:00 PM

 

If you're engaged in a major construction project with demolition, odds are you'll end up with concrete, masonry and asphalt debris. So, what do you do with it?

Whether you are doing demolition, remodeling, or construction, there is always the time sensitive and costly process of getting rid of leftover debris.  Concrete disposal, in particular, can be challenging.

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Topics: C&D waste, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, construction waste

Construction Debris Recycling Works

Posted by Junk King on Feb 6, 2020 1:41:00 PM

 

[This post was originally published in September 2016 and has been revised and updated to reflect the most current information.]

All your construction debris doesn't have to go to a landfill.  There are options for reusing old building materials that can benefit you and the environment.

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Topics: Landfills, construction debris removal, construction debris, construction recycling, C&D waste, concrete debris

Being Green With Construction Debris Recycling

Posted by Junk King on May 15, 2018 11:03:03 AM
Most people do make an effort to recycle when and where possible, especially household and residential waste. However, construction sites aren't usually considered a source of recycling practices. But they can be!
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Topics: construction debris removal, construction recycling, construction waste removal, concrete debris, residential contractor

5 Benefits When You Recycle Concrete

Posted by Junk King on May 8, 2018 6:10:00 AM
One of the most common by-products of demolition and remodeling is concrete debris. But, when responsibly disposed of, this material can be beneficial.
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Topics: construction recycling, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Tips For Managing Construction Waste Removal

Posted by Junk King on Feb 15, 2018 6:05:00 AM
For contractors, construction waste removal is an ongoing task. The challenge has always been how to manage it cost-effectively.
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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, construction debris, C&D waste, construction waste removal, concrete debris

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