The UK population is currently a little over 65 million give or take, and more than 80% of people live in urban areas. What that means is that space is at an absolute premium, especially in major population centres like London, and that as a result there simply isn’t room for large accumulations of waste.
Whether at home or at your place of business, then, proper waste disposal is absolutely crucial and there are four key reasons why it’s better to trust the job to a professional waste clearance company rather than to take it on yourself.
It’s Far More Convenient
Dealing with your own waste disposal and not employing the services of a professional waste clearance company will almost inevitably lead to the build-up of far more unsightly and unhygienic waste. You, after all, have plenty of other responsibilities to attend to and aren’t likely to be able to devote huge swathes of time to trips to the tip or other waste disposal facilities.
If you bring in the professionals, however, your waste disposal needs can be met as and when it’s most convenient for you. The time and regularity of pickups, after all, are generally tailored according to your own unique circumstances and once everything is arranged, your input and attention will no longer be required.
It’s Often More Cost Effective
The services of a waste clearance company are obviously not provided for free but in many circumstances – especially when you consider businesses of all sizes – employing their services can be far more cost effective. Dealing with your own waste, after all, can also not be done for free and will likely incur far more costs than you may at first imagine.
Money has to be spent on transporting the waste, fees may well have to be paid to the sites where you need to ultimately dispose of it and costs related to its storage at your premises before you can dispose of it often build up significantly. Paying one company for an all-around service, therefore, simply makes sound financial sense in most circumstances.
They Offer the Required Expertise
At first glance, waste disposal may seem like a simple task but that is often far from the case. Different kinds of waste have to be disposed of in different ways and in different places, and there can often be considerable penalties imposed if the prerequisite guidelines aren’t followed correctly.
Unless you yourself are an expert in the field, therefore, it is likely that a waste clearance company will be far more au fait with the rules and regulations than you are. If you ever find yourself in need of disposing old electronics, for example and don’t know what the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive is, you’d be better calling in the professionals.
It’s Likely More Environmentally Friendly
As we’ve already mentioned, dealing with your own waste disposal is likely to lead to waste remaining on your premises for longer, as you simply won’t have time to continually be dealing with it. When that does occur, the potential dangers to the surrounding environment and the risk of pollution increase significantly.
Trusting disposal to a professional organisation, therefore, can have a profoundly positive effect on the environment on a local scale. What’s more, it also holds a notable benefit on a wider scale as a waste clearance company will likely be better positioned to properly and effectively recycle a larger proportion of waste.
To speak to one of our team about waste clearance in London, then please call today on 0203 589 0313.