We pick up from Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax County, parts of downtown Washington DC, and Georgetown. We also pick-up from parts of: Prince William County, Centreville, Dumfries, and Triangle. Night and Saturday pick-up times available. We accept money, checks, and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard). Yes, we will concern your house or small company.
All shredding is done by visit. If you have paper and e-media items or hard disk drives for shredding, you require to separate them into different containers as we use different shredders for paper, plastic and metal. Taking the papers out of 3 ring binders and removing all metal binder clips and steel hanging file folders and other big metals speeds up the shredding process.
Start accumulating paper at your office or home into containers such as cardboard file paper storage boxes. It is very important that the containers which contain the paper to be shredded can be chosen up by our personnel or packed onto a cart, and put into the truck for transporting to our center.
You can call on the phone 703-347-4638 to schedule a pick-up day and time, or click the site link: "Ask for a Pick-Up" to schedule a time when we will concern your place and pick up whatever containers you have. chedule a pick-up of electronic media items or memory-enabled gadgets that contain personal or business info.
: If you have complete computer systems, towers, laptop computer or servers we can pick them up (bankers boxes). For pickup at your area and shred at our area, normally for a basic size letter file box, 10" x12" x15" it runs $12 a box for amounts of 5 or more boxes, plus a pickup charge based upon your place.
Volume discount rates apply after 10 boxes, larger boxes are additional.: The more hard disks we shred for you at one time, the less it is per hard disk. Hard disk drives out of the computer and cage: One hard disk drive for shredding is $19. 00, 2 are $18. 00 each, 3 are $15.
00 each, 5 are $12. 00 each, 10+ are $10 (banker boxes). 00 each, call for volume estimate. If you bring the entire computer we can remove the drive for you, there is a labor elimination fee plus a recycling fee for the computer due to the dangerous materials in them.
Typical removal charge's run in between $5. 00 and $25. 00, depending upon the type of computer system. Pickup fee's are additional depending upon your location. The following are basic standards for figuring how much paper you have: A ream of paper (2 inch stack of 8-1/2" x 11" paper about 500 pieces) weighs about 5 pounds; Requirement letter-size file storage box, measures 10" x 12" x 15", weighs around 25 30 lbs; Requirement Xerox letter size box which determines 10" x 12" x 18", weighs around 30 35 lbs; Long letter size file storage box, measures 10' x 12' x 24", weighs roughly 45 - 50 pounds; Legal-size file storage box, measures 10" x 14" x 24", weighs roughly 55 70 lbs; 13 gallon white trash bag averages about 20 25 lbs; 33 gallon black trash can averages about 35- 50 lbs.
We shred all kinds of paper. If you can tear it, it can be shredded. This consists of checkbooks, checkbook signs up, tax returns anything that contains personal and or exclusive details. In addition, we can shred other kinds of paper that are not so easily torn. This includes posters, and heavy stock paper which contains personal or proprietary details.
NO, paper that does not include individual or delicate details or is not exclusive does not have to be shredded. The shredded paper from ShredStation Express is recycled and remanufactured into brand-new paper items. Nothing goes to the land fill. Shredded metal from computer system disk drives is recycled as e-scrap metals.
There are many conditions that affect how much weight a corrugated box will hold and support. The most crucial is the humidity level of the storage room. In the majority of office environments you can expect almost complete capability. In a humid environment you can anticipate a 75% drop in capability. We do not recommend stacking any box over 6 units for security.
Anyone who has ever owned books knows the frustration of a bent cover, a ripped page, or a smushed book coat. Chances are you've likewise known the discomfort of trying to prevent all that damage while moving your books from one house to the next. All those bents pages, heavy journeys to and from the truck, and the chaos of keeping whatever safeguarded- there's got to be a much better way.
It's using our step-by-step guide on the very best method to pack books for moving. Very first thing's very first: do you really require all these books? It can be tempting to keep every book in your collection, but curating a great library indicates understanding when to let some stories go. Go through your books and decide which ones you'll take with you and which ones you'll leave behind.
As soon as you have actually gone through and decided which books will be finding a new house, you have a number of choices. You could have a garage sale (season and weather condition allowing). Garage sale are an excellent way to earn a little additional pre-move cash, and eliminate a great deal of the important things you aren't requiring to your brand-new house.
Let them go through the stack of books you aren't taking and see if they desire any for their own collections. The excellent aspect of this is that the books are 'still in the household', and your friends will hopefully be good sufficient to let you obtain a book back from time to time.