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May 9, 2023

Preparing for Roll Off Dumpster Drop Off

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Learn How You Can Prepare for Roll Off Dumpster Drop Off

What You Can Expect on Delivery Day

So it’s dumpster delivery day, and Waste Removal USA is about to drop off your roll-off container so that you can begin your junk removal. There are a few things that you can do to make sure that your roll-off dumpster drop-off runs as smoothly as possible. First off, make sure that there is nothing obstructing your driveway, the street, or the job site where you want the dumpster dropped off. Don’t worry if you will not be at home. Our team will get the placement instructions at the time of the reservation, so we know where to place your container. Before you are about to start throwing away your waste and debris, make sure that you are aware of the item restrictions so that you don’t incur a charge for restricted items at the local landfill. When you have questions, our team is only a call away when you dial 844-762-8449. Alternatively, just send us a quick email at sales@wasteremovalusa.com and we’ll make sure all of your questions get answered.

A Quick Guide to Help You Prepare for Dumpster Delivery Day

Preparing for the delivery day of a roll-off dumpster involves a few critical steps to ensure that the process goes smoothly and safely. Here’s a quick step-by-step guide to help you get ready:

Step 1: Choose the Right Size Dumpster

  • Assess the scope of your project to determine the size of the dumpster you need.
  • Consult with the rental company if you’re unsure about the size.

Step 2: Select an Appropriate Location

  • Find a flat, easily accessible area for the dumpster.
  • Ensure the location can bear the weight of a full dumpster.
  • Consider proximity to the work area for easy waste disposal.

Step 3: Obtain Necessary Permits

  • Check with your local municipality to see if you need a permit to place a dumpster on your property or public space.
  • Secure any required permits before the delivery day.

Step 4: Clear the Delivery Area

  • Remove any obstacles such as vehicles, debris, or equipment from the delivery spot.
  • Make sure there are no low-hanging wires or branches that could interfere with the placement or pick-up of the dumpster.

Step 5: Make Arrangements for Delivery

  • Confirm the delivery date and time with the rental company.
  • Provide specific instructions if you won’t be present during delivery.

Step 6: Prepare for Safety

  • Plan for pedestrian and traffic safety around the dumpster area if it’s near a public space.
  • Consider placing cones or signs to alert others of the dumpster’s presence.

Step 7: Protect Your Property

  • Lay down plywood or boards to protect the driveway or property surface from potential damage.
  • Discuss with the rental company about their protection measures.

Step 8: Review What Can Go in the Dumpster

  • Understand the list of prohibited items that cannot be disposed of in the dumpster.
  • Separate hazardous materials or items that require special disposal.

Step 9: Plan for Waste Separation

  • If recycling, have a system in place to separate recyclables from other waste.
  • Consider different containers or areas for different types of waste.

Step 10: Confirm the Pick-up Schedule

  • Know the rental period and when the dumpster will be picked up.
  • Plan your project timeline accordingly to avoid needing extensions or incurring additional fees.
By following these steps, you’ll be well-prepared for the delivery of your roll-off dumpster, ensuring a hassle-free experience.

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