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A Cleaner, Healthier Home: Here’s How!

Posted on August 26, 2014 in Articles

The risks Large amounts of cleaning products are used in the home and commercially everday and once released can cause long term damage to one’s own health, and that of the environment. This damage comes in the form of carcinogens, enodcrine disruptors and chemicals which attack the nervous, respiratory and reproductive systems of marine life […]

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Composting: It’s Easier Than You Think

Posted on August 26, 2014 in Articles

What Happens at a Landfill Site? It is estimated that almost a million tonnes of compostable materials are sent for disposal in Greater Vancouver facilities each year, in the form of food and yard waste, paper, wood and grass clippings. According to the Recycling Council of BC, diversion of these wastes from landfill sites through […]

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Caring for your lawn: Think Green

Posted on August 26, 2014 in Articles

Lawns first became popular in England around the Middle Ages, in castle courtyards as areas for the gentry to get some fresh air and exercise. These early turfs consisted of various grasses and meadow plants, such as clover and chamomile. By the 17th century, the English lawn was regarded as a status symbol. Forward to […]

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The Greenlid: An Organic Trash Removal Solution

Posted on August 15, 2014 in Our Company

In 2015, there is going to be a major change in the disposal policy of organic material in Metro Vancouver. The new Organics Disposable Ban is going to affect commercial buildings, institutional and industrial buildings, and single and multi-family buildings. From restaurants to schools to condos, everyone is going to have to separate their food […]

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The Benefits of LEED

Posted on July 15, 2014 in Our Company

An increasing number of businesses are developing a larger commitment to better environmental practices. With the construction, maintenance, and demolition of buildings creating a huge impact on the environment, the construction industry needs to be on the cutting edge of greener technologies. One of the single most influential factors on the future of green building […]

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A Massive Dismantling, Removal, and Recycling Project for PNI Digital Media

Posted on June 19, 2014 in Our Company

Relocating an office to a larger location can be an intricate process. The amount of time it will take and the work involved should never be underestimated. Having an expert team of junk removal professionals is vital in order to successfully assist companies through the key stages of a complex move, ensuring critical mistakes are […]

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Project Management and 604-TRASH-IT: Raising the Bar in Vancouver Junk Removal

Posted on May 9, 2014 in Our Company

Professional development is not a one-shot deal. It is an ongoing process that should be an important part of your company’s strategy, improving your knowledge, and increasing your worth to your business, industry, and customers. No one knows this better than 604-Trash-It’s owner and operator, Dave Abercrombie. The most important industry-recognized certification for project managers, […]

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The Risks of Hoarding

Posted on April 3, 2014 in Our Company

For many, collecting items like coins, stamps, and memorabilia are fairly common. Putting off going through that cluttered drawer or sorting through an overflowing closet we have been meaning to clear out is something most of us can relate to. However, for many compulsive hoarders, they tend to form strong sentimental attachments to those possessions, […]

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604-TRASH-IT Attends the BUILDEX Tradeshow

Posted on March 11, 2014 in Our Company

604-TRASH-IT alongside BioClens Enviromental attended BUILDEX Vancouver–one of Canada’s largest tradeshows and conferences–that took place on February 19th and 20th, 2014 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. About BUILDEX BUILDEX, formerly known by its three different components: The B.C. Construction Show; Design Northwest for architects and the interior design industry; and the Homebuilder and Renovator Expo, […]

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Recycling Totes: The Answer to Your Moving Day Stress

Posted on February 8, 2014 in Our Company

In the life span of most businesses, moving is inevitable. Maybe it’s because your company is expanding, or perhaps the powers that be made the decision to downsize to save on costs, or maybe it’s just time for a change. Whatever the reason, the mere mention of the word “moving” is enough to make anyone […]

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