Trash Removal

The Junk Removers currently provide residential, condominium and light commercial trash and recycling services to Needham. Our professional, dependable and uniformed team prides itself on service first for you our treasured customer – whether it’s once a week or once a month we will faithfully pick-up your household trash and recycling materials and dispose of them properly and environmentally safe.

We are a small locally owned business that although we provide a routine necessary service we are part of a community. And with that comes responsibility and commitment to doing things right.

We are fully insured and permitted to operate in the communities we serve.

Our pick-up schedule is determined by your street address and rates based on the amount of trash you provide for us to pick-up.

Service Description:

Your barrels and recycling materials can be placed in the driveway or garage for pick-up by our team. We will neatly place empty containers back close to the original location or to side of driveway. There is no need to bring your items to the curb; we just need to get our trucks close to your trash without obstruction. Obviously, we take special care not to leave any loose trash in your driveway or garage space and secure the area upon leaving.

For a reasonable price we will provide barrels. Recycling bins are free. For more specific details and pricing information or if you’d like to sign-up for our dependable service, contact us through our request from, call 781-449-0915 or email info@thejunkremovers.com.

Important General Information:

  • Your trash and recycling must be ready to go by 7:00 a.m. on your designated pick-up day.
  • All non-recyclable trash must be in trash bags and tied. Please keep in mind the weight placed in the bags as they need to be lifted into our trucks.
  • Recycling material is to be sorted into two categories – Paper/cardboard and Commingle Materials–glass, plastics, metal and should be placed in a recycle bin.
  • Should you have extra trash (above the basis amount which will be determined at the start of your service) there is specific pricing for this additional volume.
  • For even larger amounts of trash we ask for one week’s notice. Yard waste bags are also charged separately are based on the number or amount of what you are disposing.
  • Your pick-up day always stays the same unless you advised differently or its identified on our pick-ip schedule calendar (provided to all customers).
  • Please check our website for all service updates.

Not Considered "Household Trash"

They can be possibly be picked up on your regularly scheduled day or at an agreed upon day/time for an additional charge – often environmental surcharges do apply:

  • TV
  • Computer Monitors
  • Appliances
  • Wet Paint Cans
  • Porcelain Items (toilets, sinks, etc.)
  • Furniture
  • Construction Debris
  • Fluorescent Tubes
  • Yard Waste
  • Propane Tanks
  • Tires
  • Concrete
  • Batteries

Not Recyclable

For more information, please see the Town of Needham’s recycling page.

  • Foil-lined paper
  • Plastic bags
  • Candy wrappers
  • Hanging file folders
  • Tissues/Paper towels
  • Waxed paper
  • Styrofoam
  • Tyvek/plastic coated paper
  • Pet food/Kitty litter/Fertilizer/Charcoal bags
  • Food-soiled paper & pizza boxes
  • Photographs
  • Window glass
  • Pyrex cookware
  • Light bulbs
  • Drinking glasses
  • Mirrors
  • Auto glass
  • Pottery/ceramics
  • Dishes
  • Crystal
  • Wire hangers
  • Empty paint cans


Recycling pick-up services are always part of our trash service program. We will provide a free standard sized recycle bin.

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Paper Bags
  • Office Paper
  • Catalogs
  • Phonebooks
  • Books (remove hard cover)
  • Junk Mail
  • Paperboard Boxes
  • All glass containers (rinse out)
  • All plastic bottles/jars/food tubs (rinse out)
  • Cans (rinse out)
  • Tins
  • Lids
  • Aluminum foil
  • Pie plates
  • Milk cartons
  • Juice cartons
  • Drink boxes
  • Carboard Boxes (must be flattened)