Education

The Dumpster Project invites learners of all ages to rethink sustainability through the quirky task of turning a dumpster into a home. As we investigate the impacts of modern life, we will learn how a happy healthy (dumpster) home can help us have a happy healthy planet. The playful and imaginative tone of the Dumpster Project is integral to our educational mission. Our education program, the Dumpster Project ‘Home’ School has three components:

Home School Residency Program

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Do you know a teacher who wants to seriously inspire his or her students to learn about sustainability? Nothing says commitment quite like staying in our dumpster home for a few nights! Educators can spend a night (or more!) in the dumpster through our Residency Program. We will help you plan … Read More

Whoa…it’s been a long time since I posted here! Face book seems to be my avenue, and that keeps me busy. I have been thinking about starting back up here, so we will see how that goes! I wanted to talk about Lime Paint today. Or La Chaux if you wanna be fancy! www.maisonblanchepaintcompany.com has amazing products. They introduced Lime paint about a year ago. I have done several pieces with it, and I want to share this one with you. This was the oh hum boring old brown dresser, probably from the 70’s or 80’s. Today, I am going to just tease you with the drawers, tomorrow I will stage it all up, and show you the finished product, so stay tuned! First I painted a base coat in our Ivory Vintage Furniture Paint, then I used a color called Savonette. It is a very soft vintage green in our lime paint. Now, Lime paint is very thick, I like to say it gives a lot of texture. After I applied 1 coat of our Ivory Vintage Furniture Paint, I applied 1 coat of Lime paint. Normally I stay … Read More

How To Dispose of Old Boats & Watercrafts

You can learn to dispose of old boats and watercraft, but you need to have some thought about this because you will start noticing that there are a lot of things that you can do to make those old boats and watercraft turn into cash. You have probably thought about boat rentals in Jonestown TX because now you can just rent a boat and now you can get rid of the things that you have had to hold onto that you did not really want to deal with. Someone who has had problems with their boats in the past can get rid of those boats, but they should go through a few steps that will make it easier to dispose of them in the right way.

The first thing that you can do is to make it clear that you are ready to get rid of this boat in all the parts. There are a lot of parts that you will want to get out of the boat, and you will notice that you can have the boat completely pulled apart. You will have a lot of people who will want to have the parts that come from your boat, and you can sell of… Read More

How Many Pounds of Material Can I Put in My Roll Off Dumpster?

Normally, roll off dumpsters are rented out in line with the amount of trash they are able to hold with regards to internal cubic yards, but heavier materials shall make the dumpster reach its limits a long time before it becomes completely filled. The actual level of weight that may be placed into any given container depends on how big is the bin involved, so below can be an outline of the typical roll off container rental sizes, with their maximum weight allowances.

10 Yard Containers – 1.5 Tons – 3000 lbs

These small dumpster are most used for eliminating general household items commonly, like books, boxes, furniture, papers and smaller amounts of piping. They’re best for clearing out one small room thoroughly

20 Yard Dumpsters &#821… Read More

How To Dispose of Old Boats & Watercrafts

You can learn to dispose of old boats and watercraft, but you need to have some thought about this because you will start noticing that there are a lot of things that you can do to make those old boats and watercraft turn into cash. You have probably thought about boat rentals in Jonestown TX because now you can just rent a boat and now you can get rid of the things that you have had to hold onto that you did not really want to deal with. Someone who has had problems with their boats in the past can get rid of those boats, but they should go through a few steps that will make it easier to dispose of them in the right way.

The first thing that you can do is to make it clear that you are ready to get rid of this boat in all the parts. There are a lot of parts that you will want to get out of the boat, and you will notice that you can have the boat completely pulled apart. You will have a lot of people who will want to have the parts that come from your boat, and you can sell of… Read More

Roll Off Dumpsters Are Stars in the Construction Biz

Dumpsters are workhorses and aren’t often considered the stars of the construction or home renovation business. Behind every commercial business in the national country, there’s usually a dumpster. They are under ten yards often, and the stars of the construction industry run ten, twenty, thirty or forty yards. How can you locate this type of huge and very rock box? By renting your personal star dumpster from an internet company – that’s how.

These companies take the info you’ve given them, by entering it on a straightforward form, and find the very best location and deal of an ideal dumpster to your requirements. The company you select will fall off the dumpster, then pick it up again once it’s full. The corporation will usually be considered a local one so it is cheaper and quicker… Read More

21 Mini Money Resolutions So You Actually Save More Moola This Year!!

I wrote a CVS receipt-long twitter thread about small things you can achieve, monthly, to actually succeed at your New Years resolution to save more money. I received a buncha requests to put them into a post, so here she is!! First, the rallying cry: And the instructions: That’s right, pick only one or two items each […]

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