At some point, everybody needs to throw away a couch, a coffee table that seemed like a good idea when you were young and hip, a fridge that has been sitting in the garage longer than you have… You get the idea. So, when people want to throw out these chunky things they don’t want or need anymore, but can’t fit them into the container, there are two main options they consider: giving them to somebody that needs them (there is always somebody who needs a full discography of Jonas Brothers CDs, however odd that might sound), and throwing them out on the kerb. Both choices are equally good, but we are here to discuss the latter, as it does pose some legal and technical questions to ponder on.
So, before we get deeper into the matter, let’s have a look at what is considered “hard waste”:
As you can see, the list is very long and encompasses a variety of things acceptable to throw away. However, there are some things that you can’t throw away according to reinforced laws in Adelaide. They include the following:
So, given these facts you can calculate what you should and shouldn’t pick to throw away. You wouldn’t want to be fined for ditching you ex’s gift cactus, would you?
Now that you know some basic guidelines for your to-ditch list, it might be helpful to get to know some tips and tricks to make things more convenient for you and the environment. Here is something to pay attention to:
Apart from this, it is important to note that while it isn’t illegal in Adelaide area to put any amount of garbage out, it shouldn’t take up any space on the footpath, or, god forbid, the road.
Here comes the fun part: most of the things you discard will be recycled! Australia has great services for this, so sit back and enjoy your giving back to the world while cleaning up your life space.
Who do you hire to do the “dirty work” then? Burnside Trash, of course! Why, you ask? Well, if you hire our experts you can expect the following:
If you’re still in doubt, call us and we will tell you all the other perks you can have by using our services!
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