• Fairfax Dumpsters
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  • Dumpster Rental in Fairfax, VA

    Answers to Your Dumpster Rental Questions

    • Do you need a permit?
    • How much will it cost?
    • What size do you need?
    • What about recycling?

    Do You Need a Dumpster Permit in Fairfax?

    If Fairfax is clean, water supply, great roads, and security will help to make life much more comfortable in the city. That is why the city provides encroachment permits to property owners and construction companies to make it easier for them to collect and dispose of their waste. A Fairfax dumpster permit gives permission to a company or private citizen to encroach on the public right of way by placing a dumpster on a public street, sidewalk, alley or parking space.

    What Size Dumpster Do You Need?

    Here are the 4 most common dumpster sizes used in Fairfax and some projects each is commonly used for. Have a look and if you still have questions give us a call at 703-291-4229, we’ll gladly answer them.

    10 Yard Dumpster

    10yd roll off container in fairfax, va

    20 yard roll off containers hold approximately 4 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used on projects like small bathroom or kitchen remodels, garage or basement cleanouts, small roof replacements up to 1500 sq ft or a small deck removal up to 500 sq ft.

    20 Yard Dumpster

    20yd roll off container in fairfax, va

    20 yard roll off containers hold approximately 8 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used on projects like carpet or flooring removal for a large house, large garage or basement cleanouts, roof replacements up to 3000 sq ft, or a deck removal up to 400 sq ft.

    30 Yard Dumpster

    30yd roll off container in fairfax, va

    30 yard roll off containers hold approximately 12 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used for projects like large home additions, new home construction, garage demolition, siding or window replacements for a small to medium sized house.

    40 Yard Dumpster

    40yd roll off container in fairfax, va

    40 yard roll off containers hold approximately 16 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used for projects like large home renovations or construction, commercial clean outs, siding or window replacement for a large home.

    How Much Does it Cost To Rent a Rolloff in Fairfax

    There are several factors that affect the exact rental dumpster rental prices in Fairfax including dumpster size, debris type, debris weight, rental period, and landfill charges in your county. But, typically you can expect the price to be somewhere between $300 and $750. To get a quote on an exact all-inclusive price, give us a call at 703-291-4229.

    Where Can You Take Your Recycling in Fairfax?

    A lot of waste that consumers throw in garbage disposal bins are recyclable. This means that much of the waste that gets buried in Virginia landfills should not be there. For instance, people normally mix fruit cuttings, plastic bottles, milk cartons and broken glass in the same trash can. However, plastic bottles, milk cartons, and glass products should be thrown into the recycle bin as they are recyclable wastes. Other types of recyclable wastes include; aluminum cans and foil, tin cans and steel containers as well as kitchen cooking ware among other types of metallic wastes. In fact, most recycling centers normally pay consumers to recycle metallic wastes. The following are the top recycling centers in Fairfax, VA:

    Republic Services: This is one of the largest recycling companies in the United States. They run a number of recycling facilities in many parts of the country. In addition to offering recycling services to residential clients, they also offer commercial and industrial recyclable waste removal services. To learn more about pick up dates and drop-off locations, visit the official Republic Services website.

    Fairfax County Recycling Centers: The City of Fairfax normally picks up recyclable waste from households and sends them to recycling centers located throughout the county. For pick updates, rules and regulations as well as pick up schedules, contact the Fairfax Department of Waste Management.

    How Can You Dispose of Prohibited Items in Fairfax?

    Hazardous wastes come in all forms. Some are liquids while others are solid. They include fluorescent light bulbs and ballast, asbestos, antifreeze, pesticides, pool and lawn chemicals, aerosol cans, batteries, CRT computer screens, motor oil, gasoline, paint & lacquers and any other chemical waste that may be generated at home. These products usually have a warning or caution sign, such as do not inhale, may cause irritation, dangerous, corrosive, explosive or toxic. These wastes can be disposed of through the Fairfax County Permanent Collection Sites.