Category: Carts

Smelly Trash Cart? Here’s How to Clean It

Posted on: August 9, 2022

In a previous blog post, we talked about what you can do to keep your cart cleaner and less smelly. But what if it’s too late and it’s already dirty and smelly? Don’t panic. You don’t need to request a new cart. They’re actually pretty easy to clean using items you have around the house... Continue reading

How You Should Place Your Cart and Why It Matters

Posted on: January 19, 2022

We’re adding more automated side load (ASL) trucks to our fleet all the time because they’re so safe and efficient. (Not sure what an ASL truck is or why it’s safer and more efficient?

Windy Day Trash Tips

Posted on: March 24, 2021

Here in Michigan, it can get a little on the windy side, particularly during certain months of the year, and that can make for challenges with trash collection. Here are some things it helps to remember when the wind starts gusting.   Tip #1 Bag All Your Trash This is honestly the one step you... Continue reading

Getting Ready for a Move? Here’s What You Should Know

Posted on: March 22, 2018

You’re moving. It can be a busy, stressful time and the last thing you will probably be thinking about is your trash service. Luckily, we’ve thought about it for you. Here are some things to remember when you’re getting ready to make a big move. Transferring/Canceling Your Service We hope you’re happy with your service... Continue reading

Sick of Your Smelly Trash Cart? Here’s How to Keep It Cleaner

Posted on: August 17, 2017

It’s hard to keep your trash from smelling, but there is a way to keep your Curby cart cleaner. Follow these easy tips: Bag all your trash. If your trash is contained in bags, it’s less likely to get into your cart to get it messy. It only makes sense, right? Double bag pet waste... Continue reading

Help! My Curby Cart is Missing!

Posted on: March 10, 2017

Imagine this scenario. It’s trash collection day in your neighborhood. You come home from work, park your car in the garage and head out to the street to get the mail and bring your Curby cart up to the garage. As you walk down the driveway, it suddenly hits you. That convenient, brown plastic workhorse,... Continue reading

All Your Cart Questions Answered

Posted on: February 3, 2017

What should I do if my cart smells? Can I get a replacement? Your Curby cart is bound to smell less than pleasant at some point. That’s what happens when you put trash in something. Though we don’t replace carts because they smell, we have a few suggestions for keeping your cart smelling fresher: Bag... Continue reading