Residential Household Trash
VF Waste Services, Inc., will provide door-to-door trash service of household garbage to your association. Household garbage must be ready for pick up by 7:00 am on the day of collection. Heavy trash must also be ready by 7:00 am on Fridays. All trash containers/cans must be accessible by VF employees and not blocked by obstacles, including parked cars. The trash containers/cans must not weigh more than 45 pounds and exceed a 50 gallon carrying capacity. Please limit no more than four trash cans per household.
We will only collect household yard waste generated by each home in the normal course of maintenance. We will not collect commercial landscape debris left over from major renovations, installations performed by contractors or homeowners. Branches must be put in bundles and less than 4 feet in length, 18 inches in diameter, and not weighing more than 40 pounds. Small tree trunks must be split in quarter sections in order to be picked up. No large of extremely heavy trunks will be collected.
Heavy trash must be placed in each resident’s designated trash areas Residents can dispose of items such as furniture (but not extremely heavy or large), small sofas and couches, appliances, mattresses, thin wood doors, small televisions, lightweight bath tubs, a very small amount of bundled carpet etc. Please limit your heavy trash items to no more than 3 items per home on each scheduled heavy trash day. Excessive amounts of heavy trash will only be collected by making special arrangements at an extra cost or it will be picked up little by little on each heavy trash day and only 3 items maximum each time. Large items must be broken down when possible. Appliances containing refrigerants must have a tag attached to them certifying that a qualified technician has removed the refrigerant.
We will not pick up construction material generated by renovations, installations performed by contractors or homeowners. These items include sheet rock, tile, cabinets, toilets, heavy bath tubs, dirt, metal doors, glass doors, large amounts of carpet etc. Other additional items that will not be collected include batteries, tires, rocks, dirt, bricks, concrete, roofing shingles, oils, paint, antifreeze, dead animals and any other hazardous materials. Large amount of branches or trees will not be collected unless special monetary arrangements are made directly will VF Waste Service.
Waste is collected twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays. Trash cans or bags must be placed by in front of your garage by7:00 am on collection days. We do not provide trash cans, residents are responsible for purchasing their own cans. Please be sure not to exceed more than 45gal. in size. The heavy trash pickup day is once a week on Fridays. You may place 2 heavy trash items at a time.
Recycle service is collected once a week on Wednesdays. Recycle bins must be placed in front of your garage by 7:00 AMon Wednesdays. We will provide 1-21gal. blue recycle bin the first time as part of the service. Additional bins maybe purchased by us for a fee of $15.00 per bin. You are also welcome to purchase bigger recycle bins or carts if you like. If you do please be sure that they are clearly labeled with the words recycle or have a universal recycle logo. Attached is a list of the items that we do and do not accept.
Please see the “Terms and Conditions” of the contract for waste material generated as a result of hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, fires, or any other acts of God. Any other items not mentioned on this list can be picked up by making special arrangements at an extra cost to the homeowner. The homeowner can call our office at 713-787-9790 or email the request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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