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Christmas Giving to Those in Need

By |December 14th, 2017|

Have you finished your Christmas shopping? Are you still struggling with those last few items or stocking stuffers? We know how hectic this time of year is, but were wondering if your might take the time to make you and a few others feel better this year. You know that Load of Rubbish encourages others […]

A Load of Rubbish Christmas

By |November 30th, 2017|

Christmas music has hit the malls. Twinkling lights warm the night sky down in Victoria Park. Unless you are one of those last-minute shoppers, you have probably begun your Christmas planning and shopping. And stressing too. Yup, that’s Christmas.

Never fear, Load of Rubbish is here! Let us take some of the stress and excess out of […]

LoR: A Waste Management Company +++

By |November 15th, 2017|

Load of Rubbish was started as a junk removal company in 2011. That is the category you will find us under on the Better Business Bureau website and in the Yellow Pages. We are listed as a waste management company on Facebook though and we like to think that category is more accurate, as much of […]

Antique Furniture: Give it New Life

By |October 26th, 2017|

There is something to be said for antique furniture. It could be 100 years old or older and still be found. Often, it is still a quality piece that someone took the time to take care of for many years. More often than not, older furniture is solid and has stood the test of time that […]

London’s Garbage: Be Part of the Solution

By |October 11th, 2017|

Do you know how much garbage you produce? The answer is too much. In Ontario, the average person produces one tonne of waste every year. While 45% of that is diverted from landfills via initiatives like recycling, home composting, and other programs (ie. LCBO returns, used tires, e-waste, and scrap metal recycling), that still means an […]

LOR and the Real Estate Market

By |September 28th, 2017|

The real estate market is a hot industry. National home sales in Canada rose 1.3% from July to August 2017, and the year-to-date sales in London/St Thomas area are up 15.5%. In fact, year-to-date average sales prices for London are up 18.2% as compared to 2016—$329, 745 in 2017 compared to $279, 057 in 2016. […]

Why You Should Recycle and Donate More

By |September 12th, 2017|

Ever stopped to think about what you toss in the garbage and whether or not that’s where it belongs? Chances are that it doesn’t. In today’s throw-away society, people blindly cast aside items they no longer want, whether they have use left in them or not. The practice is hurting not only ourselves, but our […]

Junk Removal: 25 Items to Get Rid of Today

By |August 30th, 2017|

It’s time…

You can almost feel the brush of fall in the air. Days are getting shorter, temperatures are getting cooler, and school bells are set to ring on a new school year. With a change in seasons comes a great time to clean out your home in preparation for those long winter nights ahead. In […]

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Ways to Reduce Waste this Summer

By |August 15th, 2017|

Summertime and the living is easy. Head to the beach for a day of fun in the sun or while away a few hours for a walk in the woods. While some prefer a trip to the cottage, London has plenty of summer festivals to entertain folks with as well. Whether you are planning a camping […]

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Christmas in July

By |July 25th, 2017|

Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn’t come from a store.
Dr. Seuss
There might be five months until Christmas, but in our line of business, Christmas often comes every day. And sorry to say Dr Seuss, but while the spirit of Christmas might live in people’s hearts, we see evidence of Christmas being helped along by […]