Trash Operator: BEST TRASH
Phone: (281) 313-2378
- Trash collection is every Monday and Thursday.
- Heavy Trash collection is also every Monday and Thursday. Limited to no more than 2 large items at a time.
- Recycle collection is every Thursday.
- Please have trash and recycling out by 7:00 a.m.
- The trucks are equipped with date & time stamp cameras to validate services.
If the regular trash collection day falls on a holiday (New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day) the collection will be made on the next regularly scheduled collection day.
On each Monday and Thursday, Best Trash will collect residential refuse located at the curbside in resident supplied cans or bags between 30 to 50 gallons in size, weighing no more than 40 lbs. each. Items excluded from normal collection are dirt, rocks, bricks, tile, concrete, tires, batteries, motor oil, cooking oil, waste generated by a private contractor, or any material deemed hazardous.
Please do not dispose of gasoline, motor oil, wet paint, cooking oil or any other liquid items in the trash or recycle. However, if you have paint that is dried or solidified, please leave the lids off the containers and place on the ground next to the trash showing Best Trash personnel that it is safe for them to collect. Wet paint will not be collected.
Yard & Bulk Waste
Trees, shrubs, brush trimmings and fencing must be no larger than 4 inches in diameter, no more than 4 feet long, tied in bundles not exceeding 40 pounds. The tied bundles are required to allow quick pick up and size limitations are required to avoid damaging the equipment in the compacting process. Items such as appliances, furniture, mattresses, carpet (up to 1 room of carpet, cut less than 4 feet wide, tied in bundles not exceeding 40 pounds), will be picked up on both garbage collection days. By Federal Law, refrigerators, freezers, and any other items containing Freon must be drained of Freon and have an accompanying bill to validate such service was performed.
Excluded from Trash Collection
The following items are considered hazardous waste and will not be collected by Best Trash. If you have household hazardous waste, you may properly dispose of your items at the Harris County HHW facility. This service is provided to residents of Harris County free of charge. Visit the Harris County HHW Website to view their hours of operation and to confirm your waste is on the accepted items list.
- Medical waste
- Any appliance containing Freon
- Car batteries
- Dead animals
- Chemicals of any kind
- Car parts
- Any type of construction waste, material or debris
- Large quantities of carpeting and rolls of carpet
- Toxic or radioactive waste