Trash Service

Waste Collection and Trash Pickup Frequently Asked Questions

B-P Trucking, Inc. provides dependable residential trash removal services near Ashland, including Acton, Boxborough, Hudson, Sudbury, and Wayland. We also service condominiums, townhouses, and over 55 communities throughout Massachusetts. Our family-owned and -operated company takes pride in offering excellent customer service and a better price point than many of our local competitors. When you call us with a concern about your home garbage removal services, you won’t be transferred to a large-scale, impersonal call center. You’ll be connected to someone from our experienced team who can answer your questions quickly and professionally. It’s all part of the B-P Trucking difference in service!

B-P Trucking Offers Wide Range of Home Trash Pickup Services

Nobody loves taking the trash out to the curb, but at least you don’t have to haul it all the way to the landfill across town yourself. Home garbage removal services save homeowners time and money. They eliminate the hassle and legwork of waste management to give you the time to spend on other more enjoyable tasks around the house. They also help you maintain a clean, healthy environment inside and outside your home. Accumulating trash poses a health risk due to airborne bacteria and pests hovering around it. Regular trash disposal is essential for your family’s peace of mind and protection. As part of our comprehensive home trash pickup services, we’re pleased to offer all of the following:

Helpful Do’s and Don’ts of Curbside Home Garbage Pickup

To make your curbside home garbage pickup services from B-P Trucking, Inc. go as smoothly as possible, please consider these helpful do’s and don’ts from our team:

  • Do ensure your containers are at the curbside before 7 a.m. on scheduled pickup day
  • Do separate your trash from your recycling materials in their respective carts
  • Do keep the lids closed securely on your containers to prevent litter and pests
  • Do make sure your containers are curbside with easy access and no obstacles
  • Do keep your containers stored in a convenient location but not near a heat source
  • Don’t overload your containers, as we may not pick up items not inside the carts
  • Don’t put flammable or hazardous materials inside your containers
  • Don’t pack your trash too tightly, as this makes unloading them difficult for our crew
  • Don’t borrow your neighbor’s containers or remove yours from your residence
  • Don’t put excessive construction debris, rocks, or dirt inside your containers (fees may apply)

What Types of Trash Can I Throw Away?

We accept many items at B-P Trucking, Inc. as part of our residential trash removal services and single-stream recycling efforts. However, per local, state, and federal guidelines, there are specific items you should never throw away, including:

  • Aerosol cans
  • Paint
  • Batteries
  • Tires
  • Electronics
  • Motor oil
  • Construction debris
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Large or Freon appliances
  • Animals
  • Automotive parts
  • Plastic bags
  • Flammable or explosive items
  • Hazardous waste

Do I Need to Use a Container from B-P Trucking, Inc.?

If you wish to take advantage of our residential trash removal services, we require you to use your provided container from B-P Trucking, Inc. However, we offer various types of containers to accommodate our customers’ needs. We have 32-, 64-, and 96-gallon wheeled carts available, as well as front-load, rear-load, and open-top dumpsters suitable for home renovation garbage removal. Our wheeled carts feature molded hinged lids to keep your trash in and animals out. They’re ergonomically designed with easy-grip handles and large wheels to make transporting them to and from the curb easy.

What Happens If Pickup Day Is Canceled or on a Holiday?

Our residential trash removal services in the Ashland area may occasionally be canceled or delayed due to severe weather or holidays. Holidays that may delay service include New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. If we are unable to provide trash pickup on your scheduled day for any reason, we will usually make it up the following business day.

How Do I Report a Missed Trash Pickup to B-P Trucking, Inc.?

If you’ve missed a trash pickup, we urge you to contact us and report the issue as soon as possible. One of our friendly representatives will correct the problem promptly and professionally. Established in 1965, B-P Trucking, Inc. is dedicated to delivering exceptional customer service and premier residential and commercial waste management and recycling solutions. We offer flexible payment options, including the choice to go paperless and pay your bills online (coming soon). Reach out for more details!