Residential Garbage Pickup Near Columbus, Indiana

Whether you’re heading to Zaharakos Ice Cream Parlor with the family or taking a hike through Anderson Falls, every day is beautiful in Columbus, Indiana. Rumpke is committed to helping our community stay that way by offering superior residential solid waste management solutions for homeowners in our area.

Residential Garbage Services We Offer in Columbus Area:

Rumpke is proud to offer a variety of services, including:

We also have the advantage of convenient curbside pickup, and special 9r-gallon bins that are three times the size of a regular garbage cans. 

How does trash pickup service work in Columbus?

When customers begin garbage collection with us, they will receive a schedule for both trash collection and recycling service. Collection typically happens early in the morning, so we recommend putting your bins and carts out the night before. 

For commercial spaces and office buildings, we also offer commercial garbage collection. Learn more about all Rumpke services near Columbus, Indiana

Residential Garbage Services in Columbus FAQs:

Proper trash pickup is important, and Rumpke understands all the considerations that need to be taken when you’re dealing with waste disposal. If you are looking for trash pickup in Columbus, Indiana then there are a few things you should know. 

Do you offer household hazardous waste disposal?

Federal guidelines prevent us from disposing of hazardous waste materials such as:

  • Batteries

  • Tires

  • Liquids

  • Combustible Materials

Keeping these items out of the trash is important, since they can start fires and compromise the safety of our staff and the greater community.

If you find yourself wondering if you can throw something away in Columbus, Indiana, please check out our full list of items you should avoid tossing in the trash.

Do you offer bulk trash removal for moving or renovations?

Depending on what you are disposing of, a dumpster rental may be a better option for your waste collection. A dumpster rental gives you the flexibility to clean out as much as you need without having to worry about any overage charges, or having to schedule additional trash pickups. 

You can call us and speak with one of our staff to see what options will best suit your project. 

How do I schedule garbage service?

If you are interested in using any of our garbage collection services, we recommend you give us a call or fill out a service request form on our website.

What is the price for trash collection? 

The price of trash collection varies based on where you live, so it is best to call us for a quote or fill out a service request form online.

For your convenience, we offer multiple payment options that include our online payment platform RumpkePay and visiting a WalMart Money Center. 

How do I find my trash pickup schedule?

Your garbage and recycling collection day schedule is provided when you sign up. Visit our holiday schedule page to see if your service day is impacted.  

Weekly trash collection includes six cans or bags weighing 50 pounds or less. For bulky items such as mattresses or furniture, please call us 48 hours ahead of your scheduled pickup. 

Trash pickup typically happens early in the morning, so we recommend you put your bins out the night before at the end of your driveway or designated location. 

How do I get recycling service in Columbus, Indiana?

We offer curbside recycling services for your convenience. Bins can be put out the night before your scheduled pickup day. Our collection service allows for a variety of recyclables to be picked up, including:

  • Plastic bottles, jugs and tubs

  • Glass bottles and jars

  • Newspaper and office paper 

  • Aluminum and steel cans and lids

  • Paperboard and cardboard

  • Cartons (not egg)

Where do I take large items, furniture, etc for disposal?

If you have a large item such as a mattress, we are able to pick that up along with your regular trash. We ask that you call us at least 48-hours before your scheduled pickup so that our techs can be prepared for your bulk trash collection.