How to dispose of Yard Waste?

Yard waste is the waste that is the collection of grass clippings, bushes, branches, sticks, and some of the wood, planta, and leaves with the other wastes which are generated by outdoor cleaning. The yard waste is not so dangerous to the environment, but it holds a large amount of space. After cleaning this garden waste, the place that occupied can be used for another purpose. The waste from your garden is also yard wastes.

yard waste collection

Before getting into the work of disposing you need to calculate the amount of waste you have and manage the time of disposing of. Here are some of the tips to dispose of your garden waste.

7 ways to dispose of yard wastes

1. Rent a dumpster

One of the efficient ways of disposing of yard waste is to segregate the waste in a dumpster. Rent a dumpster for the whole project, it will reduce the work of transporting. The container will be large, and you can choose your size according to the amount of waste. You can completely clean your waste without any single piles, the dumpster can hold a large amount of waste and you need not to deliver the waste, the waste clearance service team will collect that. Before dumping the waste into the dumpster make sure the size of the branches and pile to be allowed into the dumpster.

Rent a dumpster

2. Local Trash Collection Service

The easiest and the cheapest of disposing of the small amount of yard waste is to provide the waste to the local collection service during the day of waste collection. Not that you need to collect the waste and pack it with small bags to dispose of it easily. This is the cheapest way, but you cannot dispose of the waste at the time you need. It will not be available in all areas, please contact your local authority for further details. 

3. Junk Hauling Service

The yard waste can be disposed of by hiring a junk hauling service. The professionals will clean the place according to your wish and the charge will be applied according to the amount of waste. They will work only for two hours, and it is not efficient for a large number of wastes.

Clearing yard wastes

4. Burn Your Yard Waste

One of the easiest and cheapest ways to dispose of yard waste is to burn the waste in the outside area. The burning of waste depends on some rules and regulations, contact the local authority for your area limits. Different areas require different rules. Make your burning of waste at least 150m from the neighbor’s house and 50m from your own house. You should completely watch the burning till the end because the fire can be spread easily to other areas. Make precautions before start firing.

5. Recycling your Yard Waste

There are many ways to recycle the waste by yourself, instead of eliminating them. Recycling is the best process to prevent raw natural resources.

recycling yard bin

6. Rent a woodchipper

Rent a chipper instead of eliminating the branches and sticks. The chipper will convert your waste into mulch to be used around the yard. Before the chipping, you need to cut down the sticks and branches into small pieces to make the work easy.

7. Sell the log

There are many houses in the country that are using logs instead of stoves. Some of the functions require a large number of logs to burn. To sell your log, you need to first cut down the wooden pieces and place the board in front of your home as “Logs for Sale”. So even a stranger can buy some logs from you. So you can earn some from your wastes instead of eliminating them.

Garden Clearance Before and After

Garden clearance is the process of clearing the bushes, dead plants, and garden accumulation in your living area. The garden clearance doesn’t mean that the garden is cleared fully, it’s about decorating the area. The cost of garden clearance depends on many factors and it is calculated in different ways. The price of the garden clearance depends on,

  • Place where you live
  • The size of the rubbish
  • The weight of the load
  • The time it takes to remove the waste
  • The type of rubbish you need to remove

The cost varies for places for the cost of transportation. The price of ground clearance in London is high compared to other places. You can feel and see the difference in the garden before and after clearance.

clean garden wastes

Garden Clearance Guide

If you once understand the importance of garden clearance you won’t skip the process. There are many ways to clear your garden. Calling the garden clearance team which is more expensive. Here are some tips to clear the garden by yourself to save your money and efficiency.

  1. Separate the wastes
  2. Reduce the bulkiness of the garden
  3. Reduce spending money for labor and transport
  4. Use a skip
  5. Sell the log
  6. Compost the wastes
  7. Incinerators

Separate the wastes

Clearing the garden waste is not so difficult unless it is in high amounts. When you have a large waste try to segregate it to reduce the work. The garden waste consists of ‘green waste’ like leaves, branches, weeds, and dry piles. On the other hand, there may be plastics, furniture waste, soil, bricks which are general waste. You need to select a large bin to clear the waste. If you have time and a place to segregate the waste, it will be easy for the clearance team to collect it from you. The green wastes can be recycled and can get a new species from the unwanted plants.

Garden wastes

Reduce the bulkiness of garden

Reducing the bulkiness generally means, reducing the space occupied by the waste. Because the clearance cost will depend on how much space your waste is getting dumped. To avoid this, you should reduce the space of the wastes by cutting the large bushes into small and dump them in the small area which will be seen as less waste. This process should be done by yourself in order to reduce the cost.

Reduce spending money for labor and transport

The professional clearance team will charge according to the amount of waste and time it takes to remove the waste and the transportation cost. Reduce their work by segregating waste into the bin or bags, which will reduce the work and time of the clearance team. Keep your waste near to the parking area which will be easy to load the wastes into the van. Do not dump large weight, separate the load into small bags which will be easy to collect and reduces the time of the clearance team, thus saving your money.

Use a skip

Using a skip or bin in your garden area is a good thought to reduce waste. Especially, a large bin is advised to have. Because it can hold a large amount of waste and the large bin costs less. According to law, you are not allowed to keep a skip larger than 8 cubic yards on a public road. If you have a private space you can keep it in your place or else you are not allowed your own property to place in a public place.

Garden Waste Clearance

Sell the log

There are many people in this world who use wood for the stove and for to make smoky fire. So, if you have cut down a tree ask the tree surgeons to make it into logs and arrange it in your place. The logs will be sold quickly and you can make money from the waste.

Compost the wastes

The composting of waste is the best method of waste disposal. You need a little hard work to do it. But if you have your own compost heap in your garden area will be cost-effective and you will be a part of clearing the environment from pollution. The garden waste consists of green leaves, bushes, and grass trimmings. The grass trimmings provide nutrients while decomposing. You should aware that it holds a large place and it generates an unwanted smell which cannot be bearable by us.

garden waste compost


Incinerators work well for burning garden wastes. The bonfire is one of the easiest ways where your wastes are collected and fired. The dried wastes are preferred to make less smoke with high temperature. It is legal to bonfire your waste in your garden are. Please, fire the waste without making any disturbance to the surroundings and it will work well than any other methods.


The garden clearance process is very important to keep your surroundings healthy leads to an eco-friendly environment. Clear the waste safely with experienced persons. The waste can be cleared in many methods, and it will take cost and work but after clearing you will get a new open space that can be used for other purposes and it is useful for the segregation of excessive wastes. You can contact Quick Wasters for all kind of rubbish removal services in London.