Whenever you undertake a construction project, there will be changes or problems that arise that necessitate a change to the original agreement. With a good contractor these shouldn’t be a problem, but be sure to get all agreed changes and prices in writing to ensure that changes in costs match any changes in work. It helps to specify in the original contract that you need orders in writing for anything that adds to the bottom line.
There are tonnes of other options for adding to your backyard space, and no matter which one you choose, Junk Canada Inc. is there to help you with the first steps. Whether you need to tear out an old deck, fully remove an old garage, replace weathered pavers, or remove anything else to make more space, Junk Canada Inc. can get you started on the backyard of your dreams.
The City of Toronto estimates that each 1% decrease in the contamination rate would save the City between $600,000 to $1,000,000 every year, which could be reinvested into other green initiatives or other social services. At Junk Canada Inc. we hope that our approach to recycling the materials we remove from your home, and the awareness we try to bring to the importance of separation and organization, has a positive affect not only on your home or outdoor space, but on the GTA and Ontario as we all try to tackle our waste management problems.
No more space to store goods at home? Place it in your garage! Homeowners have all used this strategy as a quick way to clear clutter. However, if you continue this practice, over the years, you will notice your garage becoming a dumping ground.
With new cheap devices, society has reaped tremendous benefits. This explosive growth in the electronics industry, however, has led to a rapidly escalating issue of end-of-life (EOL) electronics or e-waste. In landfills or primitive recycling operations, toxic materials can be released from old electronic devices into the environment.
For the last 50 years, plastic consumption has continued to increase as this amazingly versatile and low-cost material continues to excel at countless new applications, ranging from improving food safety and distribution efficiency to helping to create lighter, more fuel-efficient vehicles. Unfortunately, our collective ability to effectively recycle this material has lagged. In 2013, some 299 million tons of plastic were produced worldwide, according to the Worldwatch Institute, as plastic continues to replace over materials, notably metal and glass.
Minor changes at home can have a significant impact on its surroundings and visual appearance. For instance, regularly clearing bits of trash that have accumulated in your home will not only give you more space to use but it will also transform an unappealing area into a charming, lively room. By utilizing your space efficiently, it will be more practical for you to live in and allow you to enjoy your house better.
The paper you are reading right now may be part of one of the nation's most outstanding recycling success stories. It may have been recycled and will probably be recycled in the future-and that's good news for America's economy and the environment
Start in the kitchen, one product at a time, to make challenge less daunting
If you're looking to shrink your carbon footprint this year, residents of Rosemont–La Petite Patrie can offer inspiration.
They're taking part in a Zero Waste Challenge held by the borough to learn more about what it takes to reduce the garbage created by borough residents.
Plastics are used to manufacture an incredible number of products we use every day, such as beverage and food containers, trash bags and grocery bags, cups and utensils, children's toys and diapers, and bottles for everything from mouthwash and shampoo to glass cleaner and dishwashing liquid. And that's not even counting all the plastic that goes into furniture, appliances, computers, and automobiles.