Newcastle Council Axes Wheelie Bins

Thursday, 8 December 2016 09:23:57 Europe/London

Could you live without your wheelie bin, would you be happy travelling to dispose of your normal household rubbish?  Well this is what is happening in some parts of Newcastle, rather than having your own wheelie bin, rubbish will now be disposed in communal bins which will be rolled out across the city

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Advice on Wheelie Bin Selection

Monday, 5 December 2016 16:09:18 Europe/London

Have you been thinking about getting a new wheelie bin for your home or workplace?  Have you considered all the options and which one best suits your needs?  If not read on about some advice for choosing the right wheelie bin, and if you are still unsure please do not hesistate to contact us for more help/advice.

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Better Safe Than Sorry

Thursday, 1 December 2016 08:41:15 Europe/London

Wheelie bin crimes suffer a seasonal spike when the dark nights approach esepecially if your bins are left out overnight they can become targets for criminals to either steel or use them to act as a step to gain access to windows, take a look at our tips for how to keep your bin safe.

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The Good, the Bad and the Wheelie Ugly

Saturday, 26 November 2016 10:06:01 Europe/London

Crime is rife with wheelie bins especially when the darker nights are upon us, it is not always fires that make the news but some rather odd crimes have also taken place from around the globe.  

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From Heavy Metal to Lightweight Hero

Thursday, 24 November 2016 09:30:02 Europe/London

Where do you think the wheelie bin originated from?  We go back in time to find out how rubbish was disposed of before we had the convenient wheeled bin, whether it be biscuit tins or retro metal dustcans.  

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If Wheelie Bins Could Talk

Monday, 14 November 2016 10:03:29 Europe/London

We all have wheelies bin our house, whether it be for recycling or general waste, but do we know the correct way to take care of our bins from damage or unpleasent smells.  We take a look at the life of a bin and what we can do to make it last longer and odour free.

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Looking after your bin in the summer months

Wednesday, 29 June 2016 18:55:43 Europe/London

Although the hot, summer weather is enjoyed by many, the heat can be bad news for bins. Unpleasant odours and multiplying bacteria thrive in humidity and end up further encouraging unwanted pests. Nevertheless, with proper maintenance and regular care, summer waste can become less of a smelly problem. 

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Cleanliness is key

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 21:46:15 Europe/London

Simple steps for keeping your wheelie bin as fresh as a daisy.

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Do You Know What Goes in Your Wheelie Bin?

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 11:29:49 Europe/London

Do you remember when we all used to have just the one black bin and nothing else? Life was simple then, as we just had to put all our rubbish into it and that was that. Of course now we are more aware of the need to recycle as much as we can. This has introduced us to the idea of having more than one wheelie bin to handle and use each week.

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Tips for Keeping Your Wheelie Bin Nice and Clean

Friday, 29 August 2014 08:50:25 Europe/London

Have you ever walked along the street on rubbish collection day and held your breath as you walked past the bins or the collection vehicle? You wouldn’t be alone – they can really kick up a stink at times! When you have bin after bin all lined up along the street that odour can become ever more powerful too.

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