Tag Archives: Recycling

Reducing Clutter? Recycling Made Easy!

I was speaking to a new client recently who is ready to start the decluttering process in her home, but a little anxious about how to best dispose of the clutter.  I’m guessing a lot of you might be feeling the same way. So, here are some places to release some of the clutter you […]

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Gimme 5: A Fantastic Alternative for Recycling #5 Plastics

Wondering what to do with those #5 plastics (yogurt containers, plastic take out food containers, prescription pill bottles, etc)?  Maybe you have a curbside recycling program in your area that accepts them, but unfortunately we don’t have that luxury where I live.  Recently though I discovered a program called Gimme 5 (as in #5 plastics) […]

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Opting Out of Phone Books

At this time of year, I am ususally collecting phone books from my clients for recycling and letting everyone else know that phone books can be recycled at various Cleveland Metroparks locations.  This year, I am going one better though, thanks to my sister, who let me know today that I can opt out of […]

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Recycling Holiday Lights

I took the day off to get my holiday decorating started.  First task was to put up the outside lights.  I’ve learned over the years to test all the strands of lights inside before I venture into the cold.  So glad that I took the time to do this because apparently half of my lights […]

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The Ins & Outs of Recycling Plastic Bags

I’ve been working with a significant number of clients with hoarding tendencies lately.  One of the items that I find the most of in these homes is plastic bags.  The above photo represents only a portion of the literally hundreds upon hundreds of bags that I’ve collected from these client engagements in the past couple […]

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