Massachusetts Dumpster Laws: What You Need to Know

Before putting a dumpster on your property, know what you need to do legally. Renting a dumpster in Massachusetts should be fairly simple. After all, it’s just throwing away trash, right? Unfortunately, it’s not quite that simple. There are laws you need to follow at the state and local level in order to have a … Read More »

What Size Dumpster is Right for You?

One of the most frequent questions we’re asked is “What size dumpster should I rent for this job?” It’s a good question, so here is a quick primer for you. Dumpsters typically come in the following sizes: 10 yards, 20 yards, 30 yards and 40 yards. But what do those dumpster sizes mean? 10 Yard … Read More »

Handling Special Construction & Demolition Dumpster Waste: Part I – Asbestos

When a construction crew tears down a building, attention needs to be paid to the materials removed during the demolition phase.  Some of them, such as items that contain asbestos, asphalt roofing shingles and pavement rubble, carpeting and items containing mercury, require special handling before they go into the dumpster for disposal or recycling.  This … Read More »