Construction and Demolition Waste

Construction and demolition waste includes debris from home improvement projects and house clean outs. It is also trash that exceeds curbside pickup requirements, including bulk. Call Republic Services at 1.800.442.9006 for vendor preferred pricing or dumpster rental for Chelmsford residents.

Other Construction and Demolition Material:

  • Latex Paint: Place up to 5 cans per week with lids off next to trash for collection
    • Open the lid and let the paint dry completely, using kitty litter to absorb the paint
  • Carpet: Place up to 5 rolls per week curbside for collection
    • 3’ strips, tied/taped into rolls up to 12” diameter
  • Windows: Place up to 3 windows per week curbside for collection
    • Cover glass with tape completely on both sides
  • Toilets, tubs, and showers: Place 1 item per week curbside for collection
    • Remove toilet tank from seat (if possible), cut tub/shower into pieces (if possible)
  • Smoke/carbon monoxide detectors
    • Remove batteries and dispose of them in the trash
  • Fire extinguishers are collected for a fee at:
    • ASAP Fire and Safety Corporation in Tyngsboro. Call 1.978.649.4945
  • Propane tanks are collected for a fee at:
    • Maxwell’s: 1.978.256.9991
    • Colonial Oil: 1.978.256.0151