Do’s and Dont’s in Curbside Rubbish Disposal

By |2020-04-30T13:02:04+10:00April 2nd, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Rubbish removal is every local council’s responsibility. And in every household, your sole obligation is to dispose of your waste properly in the right waste bin and at the right time. By practising on sorting our recyclable and disposable rubbish, we can all reduce the amount of waste sent to our landfills. Recycling benefits goes [...]

Tips on How to Keep Your Home Disease-Free

By |2020-04-28T13:47:45+10:00March 24th, 2020|Household Tips|

We care about our well-being every day. Self-hygiene is basically a paramount attitude that we need to practice in order to avoid diseases. We wash our hands, brush our teeth, take daily baths, and wear clean clothes among other things. However, our home, which is basically an extension of ourselves, usually do not get [...]

Junk Removal: What to Do with that Old Air Conditioner

By |2020-03-23T12:00:23+11:00March 2nd, 2020|Household Tips|

If you have an old air conditioner that you’re looking to get rid of, you may be wondering what to do and how to properly dispose of it. Leaving your old air conditioner at the curb or dumping it together with other household rubbish would spell more problems and penalties than solutions.  Before trying [...]

Carpet Recycling: What Can You Do With Old Carpet

By |2020-03-23T12:00:23+11:00March 1st, 2020|Household Tips|

What do you do with your old carpet? If you are upgrading to a hardwood floor, or have bought a new carpet that suits your room’s colour theme, you might stumble upon this question. Removing worn out carpets is easy with the help of household rubbish removalists like Paul’s Rubbish Removal and having us [...]

Why You Need to Dispose of Your Old Carpet Properly

By |2020-03-23T12:00:23+11:00February 29th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Having a new carpet in your home is a great way to spice up a room and make it feel brand new. You can sit back and enjoy the new vibe, indulge your feet on a cloudy layer, but you can’t get rid of the fact that you have to figure out how to dispose [...]

How to Dispose of My Old Fridge?

By |2020-03-20T16:50:25+11:00February 26th, 2020|Did You Know, E-waste, Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

If you have an old fridge that’s beyond repair and only takes up so much space or you are upgrading to a more efficient model, you’ll have to consider disposing of the old one. However, most of the collection trucks and skip bins won’t pick up bulky and large appliances left at the curb. Furthermore, [...]

Why You Should Not Practice Illegal Dumping in Sydney

By |2020-03-20T15:13:54+11:00February 21st, 2020|Household Tips|

There are many ways to dispose of waste. One of the most common ways is picking up your rubbish and throwing it in a garbage can. You can also recycle the item you want to get rid of or even reuse it. In as much as such options are available, some people still dump waste [...]

5 Tips on Old Furniture Restoration

By |2020-03-11T03:39:11+11:00February 19th, 2020|Household Tips|

If you walk into five or six houses, high chances are all of them will have some furniture. There are many reasons why people love having furniture. One of these reasons is the fact furniture helps people perform various tasks. Desks, for instance, are used for reading. Cupboards, on the other hand, help in storing [...]

Smart Ideas on Making Money from Old Furniture

By |2020-03-11T03:40:01+11:00February 18th, 2020|Household Tips|

In today’s world, you can turn anything into a fortune; it all depends on the depth of your imagination. One of the things you can make money from is old furniture. This might sound crazy to some people because they just see their old furniture as rubbish. If you are one of these people, you [...]

What Do Rubbish Removal Companies Do With Old Furniture?

By |2020-07-07T09:18:59+10:00February 14th, 2020|Household Tips|

For those that will move to other homes or simply looking to free up space, there is no easy way to get rid of things – especially the bulky ones. It’s a challenging task at times, and it becomes even more difficult and more costly when big things like old furniture should be taken care [...]

Reuse & Recycle: What To Do With Old Furniture

By |2020-03-11T03:25:13+11:00February 12th, 2020|Household Tips|

It’s often untalked about how long it actually takes to completely get rid of something. Waste disposals and trash management often look easier to do when businesses like Paul’s Rubbish Removal services exist. Yes, we make your trash matters more effortless and more bearable for you. We take care of your rubbish needs, and we [...]

15 Facts & Stats about Refuse Items in Sydney

By |2020-02-19T09:10:33+11:00February 7th, 2020|Household Tips|

Refuse is a term used to describe both recyclable and non-recyclable disposable materials. Most people use the word refuse interchangeably with waste. However, waste refers to any type of materials that is leftover and cannot be reused or recycled. Refuse, on the other hand, is any leftover that is left to decay, for instance, vegetables, [...]

How to Dispose of Old TVs and Radios Responsibly

By |2020-02-19T08:55:10+11:00February 6th, 2020|Household Tips|

The IoT has actually taken over almost everything. Basically, nowadays, it is difficult to find someone without an electronic. Of course, functional electronics are useful, but what happens when they are spoiled and you would like to buy new ones. Many people struggle with responsible disposing of electronics. For easy comprehension, we are going [...]

Are You Required to Do Rubbish Removal Before End of Lease?

By |2020-02-06T09:59:25+11:00February 5th, 2020|Household Tips|

In today’s society, contracts are a common thing when acquiring or giving out something.  A good example is the lease contract. A lease is an agreement where one party (owner/lessor) gives an item to another party (lessee). It is usually over a certain period of time. The item, in this case, is a house. [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Throw e-waste in the Garbage Bin

By |2020-02-06T10:01:35+11:00February 4th, 2020|Household Tips|

We are living in a digital world that has brought technology in almost every aspect of our lives. From the smartphones that we have to the computers and tablets we use while at work, to the wearables, and the many other electronic pieces of equipment we have in our houses, technology is around us---and [...]

When to Do a Garage Clean-Up

By |2020-01-31T22:44:50+11:00February 3rd, 2020|Household Tips|

Garages are integral parts of every home. One of the benefits is storing your cars. It also protects cars from harsh weather conditions like hailstones. On top of that, garages are also used to store tools and equipment, meaning there are tasks that can be done there. This then means that they are bound to [...]

How to Keep Your Garden and Orchard Clean and Healthy

By |2020-06-08T14:25:24+10:00February 2nd, 2020|Household Tips|

Gardens are impeccable things to have in your compound. Once you have one, you get to enjoy the peace and tranquillity that comes with it. Furthermore, gardens can also be a great source of food. An orchard also works the same way. The only difference is that orchards are mainly used to grow fruit. All [...]

Where Do Items From Deceased Estate Clearance Go?

By |2020-01-30T01:02:07+11:00January 31st, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Deceased estate items hold a lot of sentimental value. Oftentimes, you will definitely find yourself on the confusing end when clobbered with the reality of clearing the items after a loss of a loved one. This list compiles the most efficient options to go for during deceased estate clearance But first, before jumping to any [...]

Common e-Waste Items Found in Your Home

By |2020-01-29T16:42:29+11:00January 29th, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

This is one of the most technologically advanced times in the history of the world. However, new advancements are still being made, changing how we communicate, socialise and live. Technology has made almost everything easier for us. We can communicate with people miles apart, monitor our kids while we are away from home or [...]

What are White Goods and How to Get Rid of Them

By |2020-01-29T02:52:02+11:00January 26th, 2020|Household Tips|

White goods are large electrical appliances that we use in our houses, mostly to make our lives better and more comfortable. In the olden days, these goods used to be painted with white enamel, hence the name white goods. However, in our current world, some of these white goods come with other different colours [...]

Equipment and Tools Used for Rubbish Removal

By |2020-01-29T02:18:04+11:00January 26th, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Cleanliness is an amazing thing. In as much as people love living in a clean environment, it actually does take a lot to clean. A huge part of cleaning an area involves rubbish removal. It may seem like a straightforward thing, but that is not exactly the case. There are certain ways of carrying out [...]

Things you Shouldn’t Keep in a Garage

By |2020-01-28T20:46:21+11:00January 23rd, 2020|Household Tips|

When people have plenty of items in your house, the garage is always the next most convenient storage space. Most people use their garage to store old stuff, toys and their kids’ items that they do not need anymore, old clothes, old brown and white goods, and many other things that they do not need [...]

What to Do With Organic Wastes in Your Home

By |2020-01-21T17:36:48+11:00January 19th, 2020|Household Tips|

Organic wastes make up to 28 % of the global waste load. According to the 2013 Waste Report by the Department of Environment and Energy, in the year 2010-2011, Australia alone produced 14 Million tonnes of pure organic waste. And, the numbers are significantly increasing. When you dump organic wastes into the bin, chances [...]

Why You Have To Do Regular Rubbish Removal When You Have Children

By |2020-01-21T10:42:12+11:00January 18th, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Having children in your home is an amazing feeling. More specifically, carrying them, feeding them and doing various things with them. In as much as it is amazing to have kids, taking care of them requires a lot of effort. Part of taking care of them is making sure that the environment they are [...]

Simple Ways to Reduce Waste in your Home

By |2020-01-20T20:34:14+11:00January 14th, 2020|Household Tips|

There is a growing rate of waste around the globe. Therefore, immediate efforts should be undertaken to help solve this menace. One of the things that can be done is; developing ways of reducing waste. Before that, you should know that different facilities produce different types of waste. In essence, the waste produced in hospitals [...]

How to Dispose Of Old Musical Instruments

By |2020-01-09T21:48:55+11:00January 11th, 2020|Household Tips|

Have you at any point in life, needed to dispose of your outdated, old, or unneeded musical instruments? Musical gears such as guitars, violins and pianos hold a greater sentimental value. The pain of tossing or giving them away may be tremendous. However, by hoarding the instruments, they start to consume the treasurable space in [...]

How to Properly Dispose of Old Cables

By |2020-01-08T00:35:23+11:00January 4th, 2020|E-waste, Household Tips|

You may have a lot of cables that you no longer use. This could be attributed to the fact that you bought new ones to replace them. It may be because you choose to go wireless, as this is a common trend nowadays. No matter the situation. The task at the end of the [...]

How to Deal With Hard To Recycle Items

By |2020-01-08T10:45:28+11:00December 16th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Some items are usually tricky to recycle. Some of them are usually toxic to the environment if proper measures are not put in place to deal with them. Such items are what we call “hard to recycle” items. There are instances where you have hard to recycle items in your home. This is not [...]

What to Do With Old Christmas Lights

By |2020-06-08T14:36:01+10:00December 14th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Christmas is a time filled with joy and laughter as people celebrate the festive season. People put up various decorations around the home to set the mood. One thing that never misses in almost every house is Christmas lights. The twinkling lights bring a feeling nothing else can. After the celebrations are over, people put [...]

What You Can Put in a Compost Pile

By |2020-01-08T10:55:56+11:00December 9th, 2019|Household Tips|

It is the dream of every farmer to harvest as much produce as possible. One of the things that facilitate good harvest is planting seeds on fertile soils. So how do you get fertile soil? One of the most common ways of increasing soil fertility by using a compost pile. A compost pile is [...]

What to Do With Old Exercise Equipment

By |2020-06-08T14:36:51+10:00December 7th, 2019|Household Tips|

Everyone loves keeping fit as it helps with a lot of health issues. One of the ways of staying fit is exercising. You may want to do exercises but all you have is that old exercise equipment. The first idea that pops up in your mind is getting rid of them before acquiring new ones. [...]

Kitchen Countertop Removal Guide

By |2020-06-08T14:28:45+10:00December 6th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Remodelling your kitchen can both be a strenuous and expensive venture. The process of getting new materials and paying for labour will undoubtedly cost you many bucks. So the best way to save money is to DIY your countertop removal. Besides, the installation requires less effort and assistance. Also, if you are upgrading from laminate [...]

How to Balance Parenthood and House Chores

By |2019-12-13T09:23:38+11:00December 5th, 2019|Household Tips|

At times, balancing kids' work and home life can be difficult for most parents. More so, it may become hard for mum when she has a demanding schedule that makes it almost impossible to be with her kids full-time.  When staying at home, your program may also not allow you to be always there [...]

8 Awesome Ideas to Recycle Old Baby Items

By |2019-12-13T09:23:25+11:00December 2nd, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Babies are a joy and great addition to every family. As they grow, parents want to ensure their babies are comfortable and they have everything they need. However, babies also grow very fast, and they outgrow these items, for instance clothes, furniture, toys, baby shawls among others, too quickly. As the baby grows, you could [...]

Things You Should Know About Recycling Old Lawn Mowers

By |2019-12-13T09:24:37+11:00December 1st, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Lawnmowers are powerful devices that can last for years or maybe decades if proper care is given to them. Just like any other machine, mowers also break down or get old and stop functioning. When this happens, people have different approaches to how they are going to dispose of the mowers. One of the most [...]

Best Methods to Disposing of your Old Barbeque

By |2019-12-12T09:13:23+11:00November 29th, 2019|Household Tips|

Summer is among the most favourite seasons for most people. Apart from the ideal weather convenient for light clothes or basking at the beach, people also get a chance to cook on the open-air using the barbeque grill, while the music is playing, and family or friends are relaxing, chatting and having fun. However, when [...]

3 Major Effects of Leaving your Garden Wastes Undisposed

By |2019-12-12T09:13:10+11:00November 28th, 2019|Household Tips|

How often does your garden generate wastes? And, how efficient do you dispose of them off from the vicinity? Do you just throw them haphazardly in the compound or separately dump them in a dustbin? A garden waste, when left to lie idle, can be a risk factor to numerous tragedies. Here are three major [...]

The Ultimate End of Lease Cleaning Checklist

By |2019-12-12T09:12:57+11:00November 27th, 2019|Household Tips|

End of lease cleaning is also known as bond cleaning, end of tenancy cleaning, or exit cleaning. It is a cleaning process that a tenant is required to conduct at the end of their tenancy by the homeowner or the law, for them to receive their house deposit back. When you are renting a house [...]

6 Common Deceased Household Items

By |2019-12-12T09:13:28+11:00November 26th, 2019|Household Tips|

It is sad but true. Not all of us recycle, reuse or give away most of the basic items used at home. When a close relative dies, beneficiaries are left with a labour-intensive task of collecting these items to give them away or dump the unnecessary ones. These materials add to the bulk of deceased [...]

The Dangers of using Rusted Appliances

By |2019-12-12T09:11:43+11:00November 25th, 2019|Household Tips|

When metal appliances are left abandoned, they mostly get spots of a reddish-brown cover. These reddish-brown spots are known as rust. Any metal material from kitchen appliances such as spoons, baking trays, cooking pots, bicycles, set of keys, nails, tools such as saw, harmer and any other metallic appliance made of iron, are all susceptible [...]

The Correct Way to Dispose of Large Household Items

By |2019-11-25T10:34:20+11:00November 24th, 2019|Household Tips|

It is common to replace old household items with new ones regularly. One of the reasons that could push you to do this is perhaps the old household item is spoilt. There may also be a possibility that the appliance is just worn out and does not serve its purpose like it used to [...]

How to Deal With Flood Damage Waste

By |2020-06-08T14:22:37+10:00November 24th, 2019|Household Tips|

Floods have been a menace for many years in various parts of the world. Although many may not know this but destruction by heavy rains is not the only thing that is categorised as a flood. Floods can be caused by bursting of river banks, causing the rivers to overflow, strong winds on the ocean [...]

How to Plan For a Deceased Estate Clean Up

By |2019-11-27T00:55:23+11:00November 23rd, 2019|Household Tips|

Losing a loved one is probably one of the most devastating things that can happen to someone, no matter the circumstances.  When you lose someone, you tend to remember all the beautiful memories you made, the marvellous experiences you shared, and everything that you two once had.  In most cases, once you see objects [...]

7 Hidden Facts About Storage Unit Rubbish

By |2019-11-25T10:04:22+11:00November 22nd, 2019|Household Tips|

Storage units are built for people to store their valuable items, particularly if they have limited space in their homes.  They are a low-cost and safer method of storing goods. However, if the storage unit is full of rubbish, you will need professional cleaning help.  Our Paul Rubbish Removal team will also help you [...]

How to Properly Dispose of an Old Air Conditioner

By |2019-11-27T00:30:18+11:00November 20th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

If you own a house in a relatively hot area, it is highly likely that you may have an air conditioning unit to help you stay relaxed and comfortable at home.  Just like any other item, air conditioners also get worn out and eventually stop working. When this happens, most people take them off [...]

How to Recycle and Reuse Your Old Christmas tree

By |2019-11-27T00:20:31+11:00November 19th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

The holiday season is always a joyful time where people come together, family, and friends, to celebrate the year’s achievements, have a good time, and make memories. One of the most common practices during Christmas is putting up a Christmas tree. The large green conifer tree fully decorated in lights and other artifacts usually [...]

What is the Process Involved in Junk Removal?

By |2019-11-21T11:26:34+11:00November 18th, 2019|Household Tips|

Junk removal is a service that is offered by numerous companies across the world. It involves the collection of waste from households, factories and any other establishments and getting rid of it.  Many people know how the process goes, but you may be new to this and would like an insight into the entire [...]

How to Check Timber for Pests and Damages

By |2019-11-21T11:17:52+11:00November 17th, 2019|Household Tips|

Timber is a common commodity that is used in various parts of the world to make beds, shoe racks, cabinets, seats, and much more. Due to the high value of timber, there should always be protective measures to protect it from any damage. One of the things that cause havoc to timber is pests. [...]

6 Advantages of a Mobile Junk Removal Company

By |2020-04-30T16:44:02+10:00November 16th, 2019|Household Tips|

Maintaining a clean environment comes with numerous benefits. One of them is the fact that the hygiene of the people and the surrounding areas are not affected negatively in one way or another. It also ensures that water bodies are not contaminated as such a scenario would be catastrophic. When you talk about maintaining [...]

Guide to Cleaning Out Your Basement

By |2019-10-21T15:40:15+11:00November 4th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

The basement is one part of the house that you will often ignore. It lies at a specific place that is not only easy to reach but also out of sight. The fact that it lacks traffic from the house residents renders it an isolated spot that is only cleaned once in a blue [...]

How to Disconnect & Dispose of a Hot Water Heater

By |2019-10-21T15:19:39+11:00November 2nd, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

You might wake up one morning only to realise that the hot showers you have been used to taking are not hot anymore. Mostly, that happens due to a hot water heater that has stopped working or has sprung a leak. To continue enjoying the hot water showers, you will have to replace the [...]

How to Safely Dispose Glass Waste in Sydney

By |2019-10-21T11:12:32+11:00October 29th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Glass is a popular item found in almost all households, and this is because it has numerous uses. One, you can use glass as a drinking vessel to consume water, juice, or any other liquid. You can also use glass as a storage unit for flowers; in this case, it serves as a vase. [...]

How to Maintain Waste in a Pet-Friendly Home

By |2019-10-18T09:28:31+11:00October 21st, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Having pets at home is probably one of the best things as it comes with numerous benefits. If you have a pet, you will never be lonely. You can play around with your dog in the house, and carry it on your lap as you lay down on the couch. Furthermore, when you are [...]

How to Transform Your Garage into a Liveable Space

By |2019-09-27T09:09:45+10:00October 3rd, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Running out of space and wondering how you can create more living space? Are you limited with regards to ground space you can build on, or maybe you're on a budget? Carving out some space from your existing unit is the best option as compared to a full-scale addition. Besides, by transforming your garage, [...]

How to Deal with Disposed Goods on Common Property

By |2019-09-25T14:47:44+10:00October 1st, 2019|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Living on a shared property may at times leave you feeling inadequate and powerless. You could be sharing different values with your neighbour… and they could be the careless type; leaving litter around the property. Other times, you may find some disposed of goods and may be wondering how to best deal with it. [...]

Why You Should Dispose of Domestic Waste ASAP

By |2019-09-25T12:09:53+10:00September 29th, 2019|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Waste management is one of the important things you should do properly. Improperly stored waste can cause safety, health and economic problems. Every organism generates some form of the waste but human beings generate the largest amount compared to any other species. To keep the earth's ecosystems safe and to maintain a higher quality [...]

Decluttering Lessons We Learned From Marie Kondo

By |2019-09-25T11:56:31+10:00September 27th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

By now you may have heard of Marie Kondo and her philosophy of decluttering and organising your house. If you haven’t yet, then you should. Everyone is buzzing about her and worshiping her revolutionary KonMari methods. According to Kondo, ‘Life truly begins after you have put your house in order’. Interestingly, the process of [...]

10 End of Lease Cleaning Mistakes to Avoid

By |2019-09-23T12:15:49+10:00September 25th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

As if shifting and relocating from one city to another isn’t enough stress, carrying out the end of lease cleaning proves to be an equally daunting task. It leaves you in a state of mixed anxiety, wondering whether your agent or landlord will refund your bond money. The main reason why tenants and the [...]

10 Tips to Prolong the Life of Your Kitchen Appliances

By |2019-09-18T17:24:02+10:00September 21st, 2019|Household Tips|

After paying an exorbitant price for a piece of kitchen appliance, having it break down after a few months of usage feels like daylight robbery. You carried out your research vigorously, read online reviews of the product, before finally going deep into your pocket and breaking the bank. You toiled for the appliance and [...]

8 Daily Habits to Try for a Clutter-free Home

By |2019-09-18T16:35:57+10:00September 19th, 2019|Household Tips|

Despite efforts to keep your home organised, clutter accumulation is inevitable. After years of buying new clothes, furniture, kitchenware and many other things that you need in the house, you end up with a pile of items you do not need any more yet they crowd your space and make it feel smaller and dull. [...]

How to Teach Children to Become More Organised

By |2019-09-17T16:47:16+10:00September 17th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Do your children whine when told to pick a junk or clean the surroundings in your home? Or, clutter their rooms with junk in the form of play toys and books? If yes, then they are heading in the wrong direction. In reality, being organised is not something that you are born with. It [...]

14 Ways Decluttering Can Improve Your Life

By |2019-09-17T15:56:30+10:00September 15th, 2019|Household Tips|

Clutter accumulation is a slow gradual process. Over time, you replace stuff in your kitchen, wardrobe or sitting room, yet you are so attached to your old stuff that you find it hard to dispose them or give away. After a few years, you have boxes filled with old stuff in your house or [...]

9 Upcycling Ideas for Unused Furniture

By |2019-09-17T15:24:59+10:00September 13th, 2019|Household Tips|

Making your house lively once again doesn’t always involve buying new and fancy items. You can repurpose your old, unused furniture, and enhance the look of your living room. What you can do with the old furniture lying around your house is limitless. It could involve something as simple as modifying a piece of [...]

7 Innovative Ideas to Upcycle an Old Couch

By |2019-09-17T14:31:05+10:00September 9th, 2019|Household Tips|

Think about your favourite couch where you read from, or seat sipping coffee after work as you catch up with social media, or where you sit to enjoy your movies? It is normal for human beings to grow fond of their items making the thought of replacing or throwing them away to become hard. [...]

9 Things NOT to Do When Decluttering Your Home

By |2019-09-16T15:22:27+10:00September 7th, 2019|Household Tips|

Did you know, according to recent research , a cluttered home could be contributing to the constant headaches and stress you’ve been experiencing? Well, you’ve always been planning to clear out the mess, even probably tried to declutter it but didn’t manage to achieve your desired results. You are not alone; the seemingly simple [...]

Removing Heavy White Goods From Apartment, House or Office for Disposal

By |2019-08-12T11:42:02+10:00August 13th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

You might ask, what are white goods? White goods are named so due to their colour. Mostly, they are very large electrical appliances whether the manufacturer chooses to paint them white or any other fashionable colour such as metallic silver or not. In the past, manufacturers used to coat fridges with white enamel and [...]

How to Dispose Treated Timber Properly

By |2019-08-07T17:03:07+10:00August 3rd, 2019|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Household Tips|

Outdoor wood, particularly the one people use outdoors in their landscaping projects is usually protected from rot, moisture and insect damages with chemical preservatives (pesticides) that inhibit fungal decay and increase the life of this wood. Experts in the wood treating industry believe that treated timber can last 20-30 times longer. The benefits of [...]

Why Styrofoam is Bad For the Environment

By |2019-07-30T16:22:10+10:00August 1st, 2019|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Household Tips|

A good number of what is used as packaging for fast foods is Styrofoam. They come in the form of polythene bags and container. Fortunately, most people know that Styrofoam is detrimental to their health and harmful to the environment. However, not many people have background knowledge of the reasons why they must avoid [...]

9 Tips to Help Keep Your Granny Flat Clean

By |2019-07-30T15:57:09+10:00July 30th, 2019|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Household Tips|

Granny flats are miniature versions of full-sized house units with complete kitchens. In some units, the kitchen unit might be limited possibly to a microwave and a mini-fridge and therefore involve lesser issues than the full-size kitchens. When cleaning your granny flat, you have to ensure that everything from the couch to the unused [...]

Can Plastic Patio Furniture be Recycled?

By |2019-07-25T17:57:13+10:00July 28th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Don't bother dumping your old plastic chairs in the recycling container. Instead, donate them or give them a do it yourself improvement. Plastic patio furniture is not recyclable in the kerbside recycler container because the shape and size is a likely culprit of jamming the traditional MRF machinery.However, the local waste hauliers might accept it [...]

Myths and Misconceptions About Refrigerator Disposal

By |2019-07-23T16:48:59+10:00July 24th, 2019|Household Tips|

Have you upgraded to a high-tech refrigerator recently – one complete with energy saver technology, temperature sensors and water filtration system? That's great, but what did you do with your old refrigerator? Is it lying in your basement? If it is still there, you should know that the disposal process shouldn't be complicated. Apart from [...]

7 Ways To Recycle Your Coffee Ground

By |2019-07-18T13:27:48+10:00July 16th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Coffee is a popular energy powerhouse in most homes across the globe. It comes with a wealth of nutrients and antioxidants that are ideal for human health. However, while using a French press or a coffee maker, there are resultant spent grounds that are always tossed in the garbage without considering their use. Here [...]

How to Cut Down On Excessive Packaging

By |2019-06-20T14:52:50+10:00June 24th, 2019|Household Tips|

We live in a consumer world. Companies need to maintain themselves at the top and with stiff competition, branding is becoming key in the realisation of the prospective figures in their accounts of trade. Packaging, a core method of product design, grabs the attention of the customers and creates a permanent imprint of an [...]

Guide to a Plastic-Free Party

By |2019-06-20T14:18:45+10:00June 22nd, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Plastic pollution is among the biggest threats to the health of oceans globally. Due to the number of parties held on the beaches being on the rise, the increase of plastic production, lower levels of recycling and very poor waste management, the amount of plastic entering the ocean each year has increased to between 4 [...]

Biggest Waste Myths and Misconceptions about Local Council Pick-ups in NSW

By |2019-07-18T13:31:18+10:00June 16th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

You’re probably worried about whether or not a particular waste is hazardous, recyclable or non-hazardous. To compound the problem, it’s almost impossible to differentiate between what’s fact and fiction. Waste management is an area where we all shouldn’t go wrong. For this reason, we want to set the record straight by addressing the biggest [...]

11 Interesting Facts about Mattress Recycling

By |2019-07-18T13:36:24+10:00June 12th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Good space of the global landfills is old mattresses tossed by different persons due to proper lack of basic knowledge on mattresses end life. Unlike any other household materials, the removal of mattresses vary in size and are very tough to manage upon reaching their end life. However, before you toss your mattress into [...]

33 Simple Ways to Go Greener at Home

By |2019-06-03T15:48:42+10:00June 6th, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

Climate change has been in the news for some years now. Countries and corporations around the world have been looking at sustainable ways to go greener. As an individual, you’ve probably been wondering if there’s anything you can do towards this course. Well, everyone can play a crucial role in keeping the environment clean [...]

How to Help a Hoarder – The Do’s and Don’ts

By |2019-07-18T13:36:45+10:00June 4th, 2019|Household Tips|

Hoarding disorder and the behaviours associated with it are often widely dismissed or misunderstood. According to recent estimates, between 2% and 5% of Australians have hoarding disorder and problematic clutter. Unfortunately, people often treat it tactlessly and thoughtlessly. Living with a loved one who has a hoarding disorder can be extremely frustrating. Not only [...]

Tips to Cut the Cost of Bulky Rubbish Clearance

By |2019-05-31T16:22:43+10:00June 2nd, 2019|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Household Tips|

There’s no doubt that we all want to live in an environment that’s safe, clean and free of bulky waste and rubbish. In addition to looking and smelling unpleasant, bulky rubbish can pose serious health threats to members of the community. Unfortunately, managing bulky waste can be quite difficult given their weights and dimensions. [...]

The Psychology Behind Hoarding

By |2019-07-18T13:37:00+10:00May 29th, 2019|Household Tips|

Taking a keen look around your compound, home, room or apartment, you will realise that there are a number of items that you do not need anymore. They can be in the form of previously used files, clothes, shoes, children toys, cars, furniture, cutlery, bedding, and even email messages. You may wonder if it [...]

Don’t Put Your Identity in the Bin

By |2019-05-28T11:28:42+10:00May 27th, 2019|Household Tips|

There are rising cases of identity theft. Approximately 19 million people in the world admit that they have once paid for credit purchases that was not under their name. Some report intrusion into their various accounts including banks and emails. To you, items in the garbage bins are invaluable. They do not deserve any [...]

Dealing with the Deceased Loved One’s Belongings

By |2019-05-27T15:18:15+10:00May 19th, 2019|Household Tips|

The pain of losing a loved one is always unbearable and takes time for the bereaved to heal and accept reality. But the most heart-wrenching experience comes about when dealing with the sentimental belongings of the loved one who had just passed on a few days ago. Given that this process is inevitable, you [...]

Top Tips for Selling Household Junk Before Moving

By |2020-06-08T14:33:33+10:00May 15th, 2019|Household Tips|

Many homeowners do not realise they have a junk of clutter in their house until it is time to move. When they are packing stuff they often use, they realise there is a lot more of items that they neither use nor they want to move with. This leaves the homeowner with a dilemma on [...]

7 Household Items You Can Replace with Greener Alternatives

By |2019-05-22T16:54:10+10:00May 13th, 2019|Household Tips|

The world depends on plastic for the manufacture of almost every household item. This dependency makes some sense since plastic is the only type of material that is versatile, durable, flexible, and that which meets everyone's demand without straining their pockets. However, every corner of the planet is junk in the form of littered [...]

How to Choose the Right Wheelie Bin Size

By |2019-05-20T11:25:56+10:00May 11th, 2019|Household Tips|

Method of disposing off garbage is one of the most vital things that any company or owner should give a thought. In fact even before setting up the foundation of that building, the only question that should run in your mind is, how your junk should be disposed. However, not everyone will like to [...]

9 Simple Ways to Free Up Space at Home

By |2019-05-20T11:13:16+10:00May 9th, 2019|Household Tips|

Every year, there are new trends that emerge our society. The trends cut across fashion, cutlery, furniture, food and anything else that comes to mind. It is very easy, therefore, to find yourself with lots of clutter in the house as you replace your old fashion items with the new trend. Decluttering can be [...]

The Psychology Behind Littering

By |2019-07-18T13:39:22+10:00May 7th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

A large percentage of litter is household toxic substances and trash that people dispose of in water or on the land. The litter might be unintentional or intentional, small or large, but its effects on the environment can last for many years and affect our lives. Therefore, before you toss anything else out through [...]

Simple Decluttering Tips to Make More Space at Home

By |2019-05-14T14:28:58+10:00May 5th, 2019|Household Tips|

Just like in phones and computers, junks at home may mean a stressful life. Ok, you do harbour junks in your bedrooms, kitchen, sitting room and bathroom. But do you really know where the junks come from? In fact, sometimes you may stare at the junks and wonder whether it is you that accumulated [...]

NSW Waste Less, Recycle More Initiative and What This Means for You

By |2019-07-18T13:39:43+10:00May 1st, 2019|Household Tips, Recycling|

In Australia, one of the rapidly growing issues is waste management, particularly because people are now producing more waste than they did a few years ago. Between the year 2002 and 2006, the generation of waste in the country increased by around 31 percent to over 43.8 million metric tonnes. The result was the [...]

8 Ways to Stop Littering

By |2020-06-08T13:45:25+10:00April 25th, 2019|Household Tips|

World environmental day should be observed every day to encourage people to get involved and support a clean environment and a healthy society. Each day, tonnes of rubbish, plastic, metal, rubber, textile, e-waste and all other kinds of waste end up in our water bodies or landfills. Waste that ends up in the ocean and [...]

10 Things to Throw Away Immediately When Cleaning the Garage

By |2019-04-26T13:58:52+10:00April 17th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

If you are like most people, the thought of cleaning out your garage might induce an intense feeling of dread in you. The garage is where all your junk go to after they have served their purpose. Nevertheless, decluttering your garage is something you should do regularly. You need to get rid of all [...]

How to Remove Waste and Water From a Food Truck

By |2019-07-18T13:40:29+10:00March 25th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

  Operating a food truck business seems to be a new trend in this century. However, whether you own a trailer or food truck, you must have a strategy on how to dispose of waste and water from your truck. While waste and wastewater may not be the most appealing part of running a [...]

Is it Illegal to Throw Junk into Someone Else’s Skip Bin

By |2019-07-18T13:41:26+10:00March 13th, 2019|Did You Know, Household Tips|

It is already late in the night, and you realise you’ve got a ton of waste rolling around after a renovation or from hoarding rubbish but you have already filled up your bin. So, do you keep the extra trash until the time comes? Or, do you pry around to check if a neighbour’s [...]

Scavenging Rubbish: is it illegal or not?

By |2019-07-18T13:41:53+10:00March 9th, 2019|Household Tips|

Imaging this scenario. Your next-door neighbour has just thrown a piece of old furniture for council collection. According to your assessment, the set perfectly fit your living room and probably you have seen someone before picking such stuff before. And in any case, the owner has shown clear intentions of giving up ownership of [...]

10 Creative Useful Things You Can Make From Junk

By |2019-02-28T13:37:12+11:00February 27th, 2019|Household Tips|

You might not know this, but that piece of junk that finds its way into your trash bin everyday may just turn out to be the hidden treasure you’ve been looking for. In essence, the things people deem as garbage, such as glass bottles, plastic pots and paper rolls are actually recyclable. You can [...]

4 Effective Tips to Stop Rubbish Bin Smell

By |2019-01-24T14:29:36+11:00January 24th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Summer is here and every Australian is wary of their rubbish bin odour. No one likes the stench that comes from the bin especially during summer when temperatures are high. The warm weather helps bacteria multiply at a faster rate and hence responsible for the odour. Bins that occasionally took weeks to get stinky [...]

Why Hoarding is Bad for Your Health

By |2019-01-23T17:17:01+11:00January 22nd, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Quite frankly, every home has clutter in some place. It can be a messy closet, a junk drawer or even an attic full of things you don’t even remember. Hoarding affects everyone and if you don’t pay attention to it, you can find yourself, home and life at risk. You could be a hoarder [...]

When Do We Need to Replace Our Kitchen Appliances?

By |2019-01-21T09:59:15+11:00January 16th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Kitchen appliances are essential devices in any household where most of us can’t imagine a world without them. They make our work relatively easier and help us achieve our cooking objectives with minimal effort. However, as a result of regular use, kitchen appliances will experience wear and tear over time, and this will, on [...]

Items To Collect Before a Deceased Estate Clearance

By |2019-01-17T10:25:41+11:00January 12th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

The loss of someone close to you is always a redefining moment in life. The death of a family member starts a process which, though painful, is normal and expected. It is a period in which you gradually come to terms with that loss and start to regroup and view yourself in a new [...]

How To Prepare for a Deceased Estate Clearance

By |2019-01-15T15:03:36+11:00January 10th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

There are no words to describe how losing your loved one feels like. Even while you are grieving, you’ll need to stay strong, console some of your family members and participate in the funeral arrangements as well. What’s more, you’ll have to deal with other technical and potentially daunting tasks such as a deceased [...]

Benefits of Using a Deceased Estate Clearance Service

By |2020-04-30T16:10:27+10:00January 8th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

The death of a loved one can be a life-changing moment filled with full of emotions. In the context of this burning issue, we put into account both the practical and emotional challenges that come about when someone has passed away. As such, the responsibility that faces family members in this regard is of [...]

5 Benefits of Clearing Deceased Estates Early

By |2019-01-17T17:14:02+11:00January 6th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Clearing or cleaning up a deceased estate is not an easy task for those affected. In reality, this is the time of distress and all events preceding the demise of your loved one can be overwhelming for you and your family members. Since time is of the essence regarding this matter, it is important [...]

8 Mistakes When Handling Deceased Estate Possessions

By |2019-01-10T10:05:12+11:00January 4th, 2019|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

It is never easy to deal with a family member's demise. There is an aspect of emotional loss which is often followed closely by a monumental task of handling the deceased's estate or any possessions left behind. It is generally a good idea to sort through as soon as possible as there are many benefits [...]

Biodegradable and Non-biodegradable Waste

By |2019-07-18T13:42:37+10:00November 25th, 2018|Household Tips|

As the human population continues to grow, a corresponding growth in rubbish also occurs. With the number of human beings only projected to dramatically increase, the above correlation implies that the amount of waste will only increase with time. Therefore, we must employ the best strategies when it comes to proper waste management. Generally, [...]

How to Declutter Your Home for the New Year

By |2018-11-22T13:07:28+11:00November 21st, 2018|Household Tips|

There are many reasons why you would want to make decluttering one of your most important end-year resolutions. Decluttering not only results in a sense of self-efficacy but confidence as well. When you decide to take your time to organise your house appropriately, you’ll always feel energised after the work. What’s more, you’ll see [...]

How to Encourage Employees to Recycle at Work

By |2018-11-16T16:25:32+11:00November 19th, 2018|Household Tips|

According to a particular report, Australian workplaces generate at least 12.5 million tons of waste annually. Out of this, forty-four per cent is being sent to the landfill. Another way to look at this is that every year, the average Australian worker generates nearly 1.7 tonnes of rubbish. Clearly, if we are to save [...]

Everything About Organic and Inorganic Waste

By |2018-11-12T15:12:07+11:00November 17th, 2018|Household Tips|

With the increase in human activities on the planet, there’s bound to be excessive amount of waste produced. Most of it is either organic or inorganic. Let’s take a look at some questions revolving organic and inorganic waste. What are some of the differences between organic and inorganic waste? If you weren’t aware, a [...]

How IoT Can Help With Waste Management

By |2018-11-12T14:59:44+11:00November 15th, 2018|Household Tips|

Having developed a stable industrial base and achieved commendable economic growth for the last few decades, today, Australia is highly industrialised and urbanised. Even though this kind of improvement is literally good for everyone, it has come with its fair share of problems. To be more precise, it has had a huge negative impact [...]

Minimising Waste in Christmas 2018

By |2018-11-12T14:35:29+11:00November 13th, 2018|Household Tips|

Did you know that Australia produces an average of 647 kg of municipal waste annually? According to a recent report published by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, (OECD), Australia is the fourth biggest producer of municipal waste globally, only lagging behind, the US, Denmark and Switzerland. Even though not all this rubbish [...]

Which Country Recycles The Most Rubbish?

By |2020-06-08T14:37:47+10:00November 9th, 2018|Household Tips|

Nearly everyone across the globe knows what waste recycling is. Equally, all of us are aware of the potential benefits of recycling. The world's population is increasing at an alarming rate and this means we should have better ways of handling rubbish because each human being accumulates significant waste over their lifetime. Waste not only [...]

Fibreglass – What It Is and How to Dispose Of It

By |2018-11-09T13:37:06+11:00November 7th, 2018|Household Tips|

Fibreglass is widely regarded as a material which boasts major industrial advantages over some of its conventional rivals such as aluminium, steel and wood. It is not only relatively more durable, but it is also less energy-intensive in development and has a number of applications. However, the question is, how can we dispose of [...]

Post Renovation or Strip Out Clean Up Tips

By |2018-11-05T16:02:18+11:00November 5th, 2018|Household Tips|

As a homeowner, a home renovation is something you probably think about every time and again. If done right, a complete house renovation can have a great positive impact on your structure. A home renovation usually gives you an opportunity to make your structure something unique, one which reflects your tastes and preferences. In [...]

What You Need to Know About Asbestos

By |2018-11-05T16:03:06+11:00November 3rd, 2018|Household Tips|

Several years back, asbestos was a vital component of the building industry. It boasts of a number of appealing properties including the ability to withstand extreme heat, decomposition and erosion. What’s more, it has water and fire-resistant properties and it’s quite easy to see why this versatile material had more than 3,000 industrial applications [...]

Household Items You Don’t Need for 2019

By |2018-10-29T15:07:18+11:00November 1st, 2018|Household Tips|

It has been proven that cluttered spaces will cause you stress. With the extra stimuli created by a disorderly environment, your cognitive function becomes easily overwhelmed and this can make you increasingly irritable. What’s more, clutter makes you more ashamed of your house and this, in turn, can create even more stress. Stress, on [...]

How to Sort and Recycle Household Waste More Efficiently

By |2018-10-30T09:32:37+11:00October 28th, 2018|Household Tips, Recycling|

It is common knowledge that our planet has limited resources. This implies that we should use these limited resources available as sparingly as possible. The best way to utilise the natural resources more sensibly is to limit the number of things that we use in our daily lives. It would also be a good [...]

What To Consider When Purchasing a New Fridge

By |2018-10-25T13:05:12+11:00October 26th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Refrigerators have become essential in every household and it’s hard to imagine a world without them. In fact, nearly every Australian household owns a refrigerator. There are potentially endless benefits that a fridge offers. It functions at low temperatures and provides an efficient cooling environment which helps to keep your food items cool and [...]

Will Television Become Obsolete?

By |2018-10-15T15:15:34+11:00October 24th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

There is no doubt that television is a huge source of entertainment. One of the greatest advantages of having a TV is that it keeps you up to date with what is happening around the world. You can watch your favourite sports, current news, movies as well as a host of educational and parenting [...]

How to Live a Rubbish-Free, Minimalist Lifestyle

By |2018-10-24T09:06:35+11:00October 22nd, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Over the last few years, the minimalist lifestyle has gained massive popularity, thanks to the potential benefits. However, very few people have a clear idea of how to adopt a minimalist lifestyle.Being minimalist is not about depriving yourself of all the important things you crave for. Again, it does not mean that you have to [...]

4 Useful Tips to Effectively Maintain Rubbish in Your Basement

By |2018-10-10T11:04:41+11:00October 20th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Homeowners are finding it extremely hard to clean and maintain their basements. In fact, junk accumulation has become a chronic problem for many Australians. One of the realities of things is that human beings tend to accumulate things. The truth is that nearly everyone finds themselves having to deal with excess rubbish at home [...]

5 Tips To Effectively Maintain Rubbish In Your Attic

By |2018-10-08T09:20:11+11:00October 14th, 2018|Household Tips|

Thinking of doing some attic cleaning along with your yearly spring ritual? Best practices go a long way towards a more effortless cleaning. Here are our 5 tips to help you effectively maintain your attic to keep it in tip-top condition all year long. 1) Wear Protective Clothing Attics can be rife with various [...]

Rubbish Causes You Stress: Here’s How It Does It

By |2018-10-08T09:20:57+11:00October 8th, 2018|Household Tips|

Stress is one of our biggest enemies and also a common trigger for a variety of health conditions. We usually relate stress with pressure from work, relationships or a lack of sleep. But did you know that rubbish lying around the house may be equally responsible for building up stress. By rubbish, we don’t [...]

13 Household Rubbish You Didn’t Know That Was Recyclable

By |2018-10-04T08:30:31+10:00October 4th, 2018|Household Tips, Recycling|

If you wish to save the environment and stay green, recycling is the name of the game. You have probably already heard of several things that can be recycled to reuse natural resources. Let’s explore 13 surprisingly recyclable items that you can find around your house. 1) Wine corks Your local recycling centre may [...]

4 Common Types of Hoarding

By |2019-08-29T16:17:20+10:00October 2nd, 2018|Household Tips|

Hoarding is a serious disorder that can manifest itself in diverse ways. It can make you look messy and disorganised. There are several reasons that can make you a hoarder. However, it is vital to understand the dangers that come along with this obsessive behaviour. You can hoard different types of items and in [...]

6 Advantages of Professional Piano Removal and Disposal

By |2018-09-20T10:42:00+10:00September 28th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

There are a few old pianos out there which are antiques, but the majority of them are junk. After many decades of use, it might cost you thousands of dollars to repair or restore. More importantly, it can take up valuable space in your small apartment. But the problem is how you can safely [...]

7 Common Deceased Estate Cleanup Items

By |2018-09-20T09:40:36+10:00September 26th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Cleaning up a deceased estate can be a daunting task. It is a tough position to be in and the sight of your deceased belongings can be painful. Not only that but you also cannot decide which things you need to clean up. When that time comes, what type of cleaning is required? Proper [...]

10 Signs That You Need a New Refrigerator/Fridge

By |2018-09-20T10:04:28+10:00September 20th, 2018|Household Tips|

Refrigerators are an essential appliance in almost every home. The amazing thing is that they experience little trouble. The lifespan of a refrigerator depends on the rate of use, as well as, its manufacturer. Many individuals find it difficult to figure out when it’s the right time to get a new fridge. Therefore, without [...]

7 Things You Need To Know About Lead Paint Removal And Disposal

By |2018-10-08T09:21:08+11:00September 18th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

If you recently bought or rented a vintage house that was built before 1978, chances are there will be lead paint somewhere around the house. The beautifully trimmed window that looks like a masterpiece may actually contain lead paint, which is hazardous for your family’s health. The problem starts when the paint begins to deteriorate, [...]

6 Benefits Of Construction Waste Removal

By |2018-09-14T09:15:25+10:00September 16th, 2018|Construction Rubbish Tips, Household Tips|

Research has proven that the construction industry is arguably Australia’s largest user of resources, and equally produces a huge amount of waste. Everyone in Australia’s construction industry can contribute to tackling this menace by reducing waste, utilising building materials in a better way and possibly, recycling some of these wastes. Construction wastes mainly include [...]

5 Signs You Need To Remove And Replace Your Carpet

By |2018-09-14T09:22:08+10:00September 14th, 2018|Household Tips|

The flooring of your home speaks a lot about you. It is one of the first things that guests or potential buyers see when they visit your home. A carpet not only enhances the interior but also protects the hardwood floor from damage. However, every carpet comes with a lifespan, which may be anything [...]

15 Astounding E-Waste Recycling Tips

By |2018-09-14T09:08:23+10:00September 12th, 2018|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

We are quick to irresponsibly ditch our used and obsolete electronics such as our old bulky TVs and computers once we get a replacement for them. There is an exponential rise in e˗waste that is developing alongside the rapid growth of new innovative technology products. When irresponsibly disposed of, they have social, economic and [...]

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Green Waste

By |2018-09-14T08:57:25+10:00September 8th, 2018|Household Tips|

Green waste makes up a large portion of Australia’s total waste. The government is now encouraging the idea of recycling and reusing green waste in an approach to a clean environment. Although green waste is biodegradable, keeping them under control is crucial. Below are 6 surprising green waste facts you didn't know in Australia. [...]

5 Difficult Furniture to Remove at Home

By |2018-09-14T08:55:21+10:00September 6th, 2018|Household Tips|

Are you planning to renovate your house and replace old furniture with new ones that are modern or are you planning to downsize your furniture? If yes then you need to know how to dispose old furniture efficiently. Getting rid of old furniture can be tricky, especially if you don’t have access to the [...]

Recycling, Upcycling, Repurposing, What’s the Difference?

By |2018-10-10T12:42:09+11:00September 2nd, 2018|Household Tips|

Recycling, upcycling, repurposing. These words are used interchangeably and thrown around all the time when it comes to environmental sustainability. They are all known for turning old, broken or futile products into fresh new products that have a new life. If they all mean the same thing then why do they have different names? [...]

5 Ways To Get Rid Of An Old Mattress

By |2018-09-14T08:41:11+10:00August 31st, 2018|Household Tips|

Mattresses are certainly among the most awkward consumer items to dispose of responsibly. This is the reason why they habitually end up being illegally left on curbsides or dumped in alleyways. Perhaps you are planning to replace your old mattress but not sure if it is the right time to do so. Check out [...]

5 Clear Signs You Should Remove Your Existing Mattress

By |2019-01-23T16:32:58+11:00August 29th, 2018|Household Tips, Recycling|

Sleep deprivation is something that is often overlooked but is extremely important to your well-being. If your mattress is surpassing 10 years, this could be one of the main reasons why your sleeping experience is being affected. Sometimes you wake up every morning feeling stiff, tired or sore while other times painful red bite [...]

Old Carpet Removal & Repurposing Ideas

By |2018-09-14T08:43:12+10:00August 27th, 2018|Household Tips, Recycling|

If you know about deep cleaning, you can keep your carpets in shape for years. Stains and grime can be removed and in many cases, the carpet will end up looking new. However, carpets do get old, worn out and out of fashion with old designs that looks dated. In that case, replacing it [...]

The Mattress Recycling Process

By |2018-08-28T09:28:19+10:00August 19th, 2018|Household Tips|

Our mattresses contain various chemicals and materials that are not at all environmentally friendly such as polyurethane, formaldehyde, volatile organic compounds and petroleum-based materials along with others. So if you want to be eco-friendly, the best thing to do is to recycle your old mattress at a recycling centre. The Process of Mattress Recycling Australia [...]

5 Impacts of Bed Bugs from Your Existing Mattress

By |2018-08-17T11:31:36+10:00August 15th, 2018|Household Tips|

Bed bugs are small insects that have wings but cannot fly. Adults can grow to be as big as 7mm long, while babies are less than 2mm long. Their flat bodies allow them to crawl into very small spaces as you can imagine. Sometimes these are confused with cockroaches because of their similar appearance. [...]

8 Crucial Reasons Why You Should Spring Clean

By |2018-08-16T11:13:49+10:00August 13th, 2018|Household Tips|

Spring season is a time of rejuvenation after a chilling winter. It is a time when everything seems to be coming back to life after a dormant period and that is when you need to do some spring cleaning. The following eight reasons will help you understand why spring cleaning is necessary at this time [...]

5 Essential Rubbish Removal Tips When Moving Houses

By |2019-06-13T14:37:18+10:00August 11th, 2018|Household Tips|

If you’re planning to move houses, you can make your relocation process easier by contacting a rubbish removal company for advice. We have identified and outlined the 5 ESSENTIAL rubbish removal tips that you must know when moving houses. 1. Prepare your Stuff Start by creating a list of items in your house that [...]

[Infographic] Rubbish Removal Statistics in Sydney & Australia 2018

By |2018-08-08T20:35:27+10:00July 31st, 2018|Household Tips|

Rubbish, and what we do with it has never been more in the spotlight than NOW! Unless you've been living under a rock for the past month, recycling has become the massive trending topic as supermarket giants such as Woolworths and Coles have stopped supplying plastic bags and moved to greener alternatives. This has [...]

5 Ways To Host A Cleanup in Your Local Community

By |2018-08-14T11:57:43+10:00July 29th, 2018|Household Tips|

Organising and hosting a cleanup in your local community is a great way to get people involved in your community in cleaning up the environment around them. It is for a good cause and encourages better relationships within the community. In this article, we’ll look through 5 ways that you could do to host [...]

12 Tips for Downsizing to a Smaller Home

By |2018-08-01T21:55:53+10:00July 27th, 2018|Household Tips|

Downsizing to a smaller home can be an emotionally draining process. You have to set aside cherished things that sometimes hold sentimental value in favour of space maximisation. However, it doesn’t have to be a rough ride. Here are our 12 tips will significantly help you make the right choices when downsizing to a smaller [...]

5 Top Benefits of Going Zero Waste

By |2018-07-31T14:35:03+10:00July 25th, 2018|Household Tips|

No matter how you look at it, garbage seems to be an inevitable consequence of our lives. However, it is very much possible to live a zero waste life. Zero waste benefits you as an individual and the community. On top of that, it strengthens the local economy.  You see, zero waste is great for [...]

5 Ways To Safely Dispose of Trash If You’ve Missed Bin Day

By |2018-07-26T16:00:24+10:00July 21st, 2018|Household Tips|

Waste disposal is a task which requires time and effort to removing. There will be times when you may have had a long and tiring day at work or simply been extremely busy with a large project that you forget to take the bin out. Getting rid of rubbish at home can become a [...]

Is It Illegal To Throw Your Trash In Someone Else’s Trash Can

By |2018-08-28T17:54:06+10:00July 17th, 2018|Household Tips|

The Bin Stuffing Menace There is probably nothing as annoying as having your bin stuffed. Imagine going to take out the trash only to find it full of some stranger’s garbage. It could be anything from dog walkers leaving their stinky poop to neighbours who aren’t interested in getting their rubbish collected. It is [...]

5 Ways on How to Safely Dispose of Dog Poop & Cat Litter

By |2018-07-26T15:46:14+10:00July 15th, 2018|Household Tips|

There are several ways you can safely get rid of your dog and cat litter. Sometimes dog poop and cat litter will develop a bad smell if it is left in your backyard or in your house. For this reason, you will need to locate the best ways to remove these types of waste. [...]

3 Waste Management Trends to Keep an Eye On

By |2018-07-20T11:38:59+10:00July 7th, 2018|Household Tips|

Today, the world is grappling with numerous problems. One of the biggest is the increasing waste production and improper methods of disposal. With increasing populations and spikes in waste, countries all over the world are coming up with strategies to minimise and manage their disposal of waste. This has given birth to new and [...]

[Infographic] Recycling Statistics of Australian Households

By |2018-07-14T15:40:10+10:00June 29th, 2018|Household Tips|

Recycling has become a huge part of our daily lives. Supermarket giants Woolworths had announced their shift to removing plastic bags from their supermarkets. This means that recycling initiatives are really starting to shape up and pay attention. In the first infographics for our blog, we cover some important statistics on Australian households and [...]

5 Tips to Help Your Family Reduce Household Food Waste

By |2020-06-08T13:41:16+10:00June 21st, 2018|Household Tips|

For most people, the largest amount of waste they dispose of is food. It is not a good habit to keep throwing food into the dustbin when you could use it on a different occasion. There are various reasons why most people end up with too much food waste. Here are 5 helpful [...]

5 Useful Recycling Tips for Schools

By |2018-07-10T09:43:46+10:00June 19th, 2018|Household Tips|

Schools usually produce a huge amount of waste with food, used electronics, and instructional materials. But students and teachers can work collaboratively to help protect the environment by reducing the amount of waste. And one of the simplest yet most effective ways to achieve this goal is recycling. Here are 5 useful school [...]

Tips to Help Restaurants Reduce Food Waste

By |2018-07-10T09:45:12+10:00June 17th, 2018|Household Tips|

Restaurant waste is often overseen as a restaurant owner. Your goal is to provide your patrons with mouth-wateringly delicious meals that not only offer the best nutritional benefits and taste-bud tantalising results but also meals that stand out from a creative point of view. As a result, waste management isn’t a priority until you [...]

Top 5 Recycling Facts

By |2018-07-10T09:47:34+10:00June 15th, 2018|Household Tips|

The natural environment is a hot subject right now. Re-using items which can typically end up inside dumps is definitely a terrific way to help keep the environment clean. Recycling is absolutely needed to help preserve our environment. It functions to decrease the emission of toxic fumes by moderating the pile of trash incinerated. It [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Reducing Food Waste

By |2018-07-10T09:48:01+10:00June 13th, 2018|Household Tips|

“Did you know that about one-third of all food produced for human consumption around the world goes to waste” - wwf.org.au Reducing food waste is one of the modern ways of dealing with waste. This is due to the fact that food remains the largest percentage of waste on Earth. Proper handling of [...]

Things to Remember When It Comes to Garden Waste Collection in Sydney

By |2018-07-10T09:48:49+10:00June 11th, 2018|Household Tips|

Garden waste may be collected by the council in your local area. Not all areas provide this service, so if you are unsure it's advisable to check your council's website. If your garden waste is collected, you would have been provided with a garden bin or bags where you can place all your cuttings [...]

Actionable Tips to Keep Sydney Clean

By |2018-07-10T09:50:05+10:00June 9th, 2018|Household Tips|

Rubbish tips signify the rubbish removal tips that are an essential part of the waste management. The term waste management suggests a group of activities which includes the collection of the waste which is produced as a result of various human actions. This may include transportation of all these collected waste to the [...]

3 Moving Mistakes You Must Avoid in Sydney

By |2018-07-10T09:50:44+10:00June 7th, 2018|Household Tips|

People move from one state to another because of new career opportunities, pursuing a higher education or medical reasons. While for others, it is finding a comfortable place to settle down. However, relocating is not simple. One needs to plan, prepare, and arrange many things before and after the relocation process. These often [...]

5 Signs You Might be Turning into a Hoarder

By |2018-07-10T09:51:48+10:00June 1st, 2018|Household Tips|

Whenever the name hoarder is mentioned, what runs through many people’s mind is a picture of individuals who keep their closets packed so full. However, truth be told, most of us are hoarders in one way or another and it only takes time to realise. In this article, we explore 5 common signs [...]

10 Quick Tips On Why You Should NOT Hoard Junk

By |2018-07-10T09:53:57+10:00May 28th, 2018|Household Tips|

What if I ask you about your most valued possession? Your mother’s jewellery? High school baseball memorabilia? That album of precious old photos? Now, imagine feeling the same way about every single item you have in the house. Welcome to the mindset of compulsive hoarders. In this article, we will share with you 10 [...]

6 Common Misconceptions About Waste Recycling

By |2020-04-30T16:50:41+10:00May 22nd, 2018|Household Tips|

There are numerous misconceptions about waste removal passing around today. Truth be told, it can be hard to differentiate the myths from the facts. So we embarked on a journey to sort out the truth from the trash in an attempt of setting the record straight concerning some of the common misconceptions about [...]

3 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Deceased Estates

By |2018-07-21T11:39:50+10:00May 20th, 2018|Household Tips|

At Paul's Rubbish Removal, we often find ourselves cleaning and clearing out deceased estates. We understand that this is a sensitive time for the family which is why we do everything in our power to ensure that the service we provide is both convenient and affordable. In our time cleaning up deceased estates, [...]

5 Tips For Creating More Wardrobe Space

By |2018-06-06T11:40:51+10:00May 7th, 2018|Household Tips|

If you find yourself in a situation that you need more wardrobe storage but you really can't fit any more wardrobes in the house, you're going to have to step back and utilise some techniques for creating more storage space. You might find yourself pleasantly surprised when you've finished, picking up space you [...]

5 Tips to Declutter Your Kid’s Room

By |2019-07-22T12:05:14+10:00April 27th, 2018|Household Tips|

Lots of people have a clutter problem. It can stem from a simple lack of time, or be feeling overwhelmed, or perhaps even a reluctance to let go of her babyhood or early childhood. This is indeed understandable and pretty common! Children are little for such a short time, and when they are [...]

6 Actionable Tips to Declutter Your Bathroom

By |2018-06-06T09:33:44+10:00April 24th, 2018|Household Tips|

Trying to organise and declutter your bathroom can be one of the bigger challenges of the household. The bathroom is one of the tiniest rooms in the house, yet so many things naturally live in the space. Toiletries, shower supplies and cleaning supplies are common things you'll find populating a bathroom. Thankfully, there [...]

9 Tips to Declutter Your Garage

By |2018-06-05T15:59:14+10:00April 20th, 2018|Household Tips|

One of the main reasons why your garage may be cluttered is because members of your family never seem to be putting things back to where the got them from. Others may also leave their old things in the garage because they are not useful anymore. Or, you may have lots of things [...]

How We Make Domestic Waste Removal Easy

By |2019-07-29T14:02:27+10:00April 11th, 2018|Household Tips|

In most cases, domestic waste can pile up especially when handled improperly and thus be wreaking havoc on the general health and sanitation of your home. Apart from that, other domestic wastes can cause certain diseases and illnesses. However, this is where the need for a professional domestic rubbish removal service arises. Below are [...]

Lounge & Couch Removal Services in Sydney

By |2018-05-04T15:58:18+10:00April 8th, 2018|Household Tips|

Do you have old lounges and couches that needs to be removed ASAP? Is it taking up too much space at home and you simply need it gone in the most efficient manner possible? We can help! Firstly, lounges and couches are pieces of furniture that are bulky. Removing them calls for extra [...]

5 Tips To Ensure Your House is Always Clean

By |2018-06-08T14:12:50+10:00April 3rd, 2018|Household Tips|

Is your house clean? If not, how would you like to learn a thing or two about house cleaning and how to keep it that way 24/7? Well, it is a fact that cleanliness comes with many benefits. For one, it mitigates the chances of becoming ill from disease-causing germs. It also helps [...]

How to Prepare Your Home for a Bushfire

By |2018-04-24T12:31:17+10:00March 27th, 2018|Household Tips|

You should always prepare your home for bushfire. Bushfires can affect your property just like any other accident. But, there are steps you can take to reduce the risk of bushfire affecting your home. For instance, you should ensure you remove combustible materials from your backyard and areas surrounding your home because they [...]

Household Emergency Evacuation Checklist

By |2018-04-24T12:22:27+10:00March 24th, 2018|Household Tips|

It is always necessary to have a household emergency evacuation checklist. The checklist makes it easy to remember all the necessary steps you need to take and evacuate the house in case of an emergency. Remember during an emergency, you will tend to do things in a hurry and there are high chances [...]

5 Tips To keeping Your Home Clean All Winter

By |2018-03-20T17:44:20+11:00March 20th, 2018|Household Tips|

Every homeowner knows how difficult it is to keep their home clean, especially during the winter months. With all the dirt, rain and sludge that comes during winter months, it is extremely challenging to constantly keep your home looking at its best. However, I don’t think you need us to tell you that [...]

5 Ways You Can Illness-Proof Your Home This Winter

By |2018-03-20T17:26:13+11:00March 20th, 2018|Household Tips|

Winter season is coming and you're worried about illnesses hitting your home in the most inopportune times. Studies show that viruses are able to spread more easily under chilly conditions; couple that with staying at home all day and breathing in re-circulated air, and your family's health starts to take a dip.At Paul’s Rubbish [...]

7 Autumn & Winter Cleaning Ideas

By |2018-03-19T16:41:22+11:00March 15th, 2018|Household Tips|

Most people will find that winter is a time of relaxation. We kick back on our sofas at night and snug up in our beds ready for the cold nights. What we often neglect is that fact that the house still needs cleaning! So where do you begin? Paul’s Rubbish Removal has put together [...]

5 Tips to Prevent Bugs in Your Home This Winter

By |2018-03-15T09:59:46+11:00March 15th, 2018|Household Tips|

Autumn is finally here in the Southern Hemisphere! As the mildest time of year in Sydney and Australia in general, humidity has dropped and the air is freshly crisp making you to want to go out and enjoy Sydney’s coastal walks. But while you’re trying to get out and enjoy some fresh air [...]

7 Tips to Keep Your House Warm During The Winter

By |2018-03-13T14:36:50+11:00March 13th, 2018|Household Tips|

Wondering how to keep your home warm during winter without spiking the energy bills and be efficient? Here are heating tips you can easily use to keep your home warm when it starts to get freezing cold outside. 1. Get a programmable thermostat Now I know you must have heard this over and [...]

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