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The Importance of Planning Your Renovation

Some people like to change up their whole space at once, while others prefer to commit to smaller renovations over time. Either way, you need to think about factors like waste management and recycling ...
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Get the Facts About Excavation Work

Excavation is a crucial part of many renovations, and it’s also a specialized job. Despite how important it is, many people don’t actually understand what excavation work is or who is ...
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How Recycled Materials Are Creating Affordable Homes

Because it can be quite costly to renovate an older home, many people are turning to new construction. However, homeowners that are environmentally conscious are looking for options made from ...
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Roll-Off Dumpster Rentals: What You Need to Know

Whether your project is small or big, having a strategy for waste disposal is an important part of the planning process. If you’re organizing a project and wonder if you should rent a dumpster ...
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Breaking Down Common Myths About Building Demolitions

When it comes to demolitions, understanding their nature and what they involve can be crucial for organizing a successful project. Unfortunately, many people have misconceptions about the demolition ...
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Planning a Demolition? Then Consider Recycling These Materials

A demolition project can create large quantities of debris and other materials. With services from a company that offers waste management and dumpster rental serving Chicago, you will be able to ...
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The Benefits of Recycling Scrap Metal

If your company produces large volumes of scrap metal during the workweek, you may want to think twice before you toss your scrap metal waste in the dumpster. In fact, a recycling company that offers ...
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How We Can Help When You Need Emergency Waste Removal

When a natural disaster or other unforeseen emergency occurs in your area, you may find yourself with a major cleanup project on your hands. Rather than working to perform your cleanup on your own, be ...
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What Happens When You Throw Away Plastic?

You may not think twice when you toss a plastic bottle into the nearest dumpster in Chicago. In this video, however, you will take an in-depth look at what happens when you throw away plastic. Since ...
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FAQs About Our Around-The-Clock Emergency Services

When a natural disaster or other type of emergency strikes, you may not be able to wait for the next day for your waste management team to arrive. At Brackenbox, we recognize that waste management ...
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When Should You Consider Excavation Services?

There aren’t many situations that you might consider a waste management emergency, but you should know how to cope in case you encounter one. Excavation services might fall into the emergency ...
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Taking a Closer Look at Carpet Recycling

Recycling is a responsible form of waste management, and you might be surprised at the different kinds of materials that can be recycled. Since we throw away billions of pounds of carpeting every ...
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Common Reasons for Home Demolition

Sometimes you need to demolish in order to construct, which is why many people choose to demolish their residential or commercial property. Home demolition might be done in order to acquire a ...
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Tips for Separating Waste on Your Construction Site for Recycling

Recycling should be part of your waste management plan, but you’ll need to separate your materials in order to do it properly. You might have quite a bit to sift through at your construction ...
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A Look at Demolition Project Safety

A demolition project can be dangerous if anyone on the site fails to follow the proper protocol, but advanced planning can help to ensure that everyone is prepared. You should also look into dumpster ...
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Making Brackenbox Part of Your Emergency Response Plan

Every business should have a viable and efficient waste management plan, but sometimes you might run into emergencies that you didn’t anticipate. When this is the case, it helps to have a waste ...
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What You Need to Know About Planning a Commercial Property Demolition

In today’s fast-paced business environment, older commercial properties are often demolished to make way for brand new buildings. If you have decided that you are ready to tear down your old ...
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Why Brackenbox Is the Only Choice for Your Dumpster Rental Needs

If you are looking for quality dumpster rental in Chicago, be sure to get in touch with Brackenbox. As Chicago’s leading waste disposal company, we are able to provide all of our clients with ...
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A Homeowner's Guide to Basement Flooding from Snow Melt

As the winter season draws to a close, increased outdoor temperatures will cause snow to melt around Chicago and the surrounding areas. If you live in a home with a basement, your property could ...
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Common Types of Construction Waste

A construction or demolition project can generate significant amounts of waste materials. Rather than attempting to figure out waste disposal on your own, you may want to entrust the waste management ...
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Information Required to Request a Dumpster Quote

When you are requesting a dumpster rental serving Chicago, your waste management company will need to gather some essential pieces of information about you. The roll off dumpster request form allows ...
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Common Questions Regarding House Fire Recovery

A fire can leave you dealing with a major waste disposal project around your household. As you are recovering emotionally and financially from a fire, it is a good idea to trust your fire waste ...
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What Can Recycling Plastics Accomplish?

When you throw your old plastic containers in the dumpster, they will take up important space in the landfill. In this video, you will take a look at the advantages of plastic recycling. An ...
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Our Rigorous Employee Screening Requirements

At Brackenbox, we are committed to making sure that all of our customers have a fantastic dumpster rental experience. When you schedule a dumpster rental serving Chicago, you can rest assured that ...
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Getting Ready for Your Home Remodeling Project

Whether your family is in need of additional space, or you simply want to update your fixtures and finishes, a remodeling project is a fantastic investment for your home. Since your remodel will ...
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