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Construction Waste Removal And Concrete Debris

Posted by Junk King on Feb 6, 2023 5:00:00 AM

 

[This article was originally published in March 2020 and has been revised and expanded.]

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: Construction Waste Disposal, construction debris removal, C&D waste, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, construction waste, demolition, waste concrete recycling

Disposal of Concrete Debris and Recycling

Posted by Julian Torres, "JT" on Feb 1, 2023 5:00:00 AM

[This article was first published here in July 2015 and has been updated and revised.]

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

Disposal of concrete debris requires careful planning for proper removal and hauling, but it also provides great opportunities for recycling and reuse.

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, Recycling, Landfills, Business Junk Removal, Hazardous Waste, concrete debris, concrete removal, waste concrete recycling

A Stone Patio Can Be A DIY Home Remodeling Project

Posted by Junk King on Nov 4, 2022 5:00:00 AM

[This article was originally published in June 2017 and has been updated and expanded.]

Many homeowners enjoy the challenge and pleasure of doing their own landscaping or home improvement projects. But can a stone patio be a DIY project?

When you find that your formerly lush backyard is becoming less than lush these days, or the upkeep is just too much, perhaps a patio is in order.

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Topics: dumpster rental, Residential Junk Removal, Yard Waste Removal, Construction Waste Disposal, home remodeling, DIY projects

Small Contractors Still Need Construction Debris Removal

Posted by Junk King on Jul 20, 2022 5:00:00 AM

Residential contractors and those who specialize in smaller projects still have a pressing need for construction debris removal with most of their job.

The problem is that, unlike large contracting firms with multiple trucks and workers, these contractors have limited resources for hauling construction debris off a job site. 

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, outsourcing construction waste hauling, construction debris removal, construction debris, construction waste removal, construction waste, construction junk 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

Construction Debris Removal In Winter Is No Picnic

Posted by Junk King on Jan 7, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

Construction is hard work and comes with many challenges. One of those is having to take care of construction debris removal in the winter weather.

There are plenty of other things that need to be done during winter construction projects and having to "take out the trash" probably doesn't rank highly. But it has to be done.

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, outsourcing construction waste hauling, construction debris removal, construction debris, construction waste removal, construction junk removal

A Better Way For Construction Junk Removal

Posted by Junk King on Sep 3, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

Contractors are often good at many things. And taking care of construction junk removal can be one of them. But there's a better way.

While it is common practice for GCs to clean up and remove their own construction junk and debris, it can be more efficient and cost-effective to bring in professional construction junk removal.

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, outsourcing construction waste hauling, construction debris removal, construction waste removal, construction junk removal

Construction Waste Removal Doesn't Have To Be Difficult

Posted by Junk King on Jun 9, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

Construction sites are notorious for generating debris, trash, and other waste materials. Which is why construction waste removal is critical. 

But it's also a task that takes time and resources away from the actual work of construction. 

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, outsourcing construction waste hauling, construction debris removal, construction waste removal, construction junk removal

Bathroom Remodels And Construction Debris Removal

Posted by Junk King on May 24, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

Bathroom remodels can be a great move if you're thinking of selling your home or simply to improve your own living space. But it can be a messy project.

In fact, if you do more than simply upgrade or a minor renovation, a full remodel can mean completely removing bathroom fixtures, cabinets, and sometimes portions of walls. And that adds up to a great deal of debris and trash.

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, home remodeling, construction debris removal, construction waste removal, construction junk removal

Carpet Replacement And Construction Waste Disposal

Posted by Junk King on Apr 12, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

If you're replacing your old carpet with hardwood, vinyl, or laminate flooring - or simply new carpet - you still have to dispose of the old material.

And that's not the easiest chore in the world. Especially if you try to do it yourself!

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Topics: Construction Waste Disposal, home remodeling, construction debris removal, DIY projects, home renovation

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