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How Much Does it Cost to Dispose of a Mattress in Chicago?

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Mattresses are typically large pads used in many beds to provide support and comfort to a person while sleeping or at rest. They are made of thick cloth containing amounts of animal hair, cotton straw, foam rubber or at times metal springs. These components make a mattress really sturdy, durable, and cumbersome to lift or move around for one person alone. Because of its built, disposing of a mattress can become a really troubling matter for any homeowner. A mattress cannot be thrown quickly on any dumpster or be left on any curb to be picked up by anyone. One smart option is to hire a reliable Chicago mattress disposal service. A team of professionals will deal with your problem and help you dispose of your old mattress. From removing it out of your bed, hauling it away, and cleaning the area, all of this will be handled by the crew of a mattress disposal service company.

Fair price breakdown

The cost of a quality Chicago mattress disposal varies depending on some factors. A package for a mattress disposal service usually includes two or three insured crews, removal of the mattress from any area in your property, sorting, loading and lifting, disposal of the mattress, applicable fees, and the transportation fee. Disposal companies usually charge depending on the amount of space or volume occupied by the mattress on their truck.

Estimated final cost for mattress disposal

Item Quantity Fair Price
Debris Labor 1.4 Hours $21.54
Debris Debris Disposal Costs $35.19
Totals - Cost to Remove Construction Debris - 2 Cubic Yard $56.73
Average Cost Per Cubic Yard $56.74

Find the Best Costs on Mattress Disposal - Chicago, 60601

A truck with a minimum load of 60 cubic feet can cost around $100. Trucks who can accommodate 60 to 80 cubic feet can cost $130. Those who can provide 80 to 100 cubic feet can cost $200. Most mattress disposal companies in Chicago also offer waste and junk disposal services. It is highly recommended that be able to save money, you should include other items that you can dispose from your house so you can maximize the load of the trucks.

Cook County Mattress Disposal FAQ

Old mattresses that have been removed and collected from homes are typically brought to recycling facilities. Major components of a mattress such as steel cage, box springs, foams, wood frame, and cotton layer are all deemed to be recyclable materials. In most cases, mattresses that are still in good condition are being donated to charities. However, if a mattress is no longer in any condition to be donated or recycled, it will be disposed properly to any landfill by the disposal company.

Technically no, although most disposal companies want their clients to be present at the location throughout the service. If the mattress is already moved outside of your home which is accessible to the disposal company's crew, it is no longer necessary to supervise or be present. However, if the mattress is still inside the house, you or one of your representative should be present to give access to the disposal company's crew.

None. Most disposal companies already cover everything in the package they offered to you from the removal of the mattress, to cleaning the area, hauling the mattress, and disposing of it. Everything will be taken care of so all you have to do is to sit back and relax. However, it is best to inquire with your disposal company's representative about what you should or should not do on or before the day of the removal.

Yes. It is a requirement for disposal companies to get a license to operate and insure their people and equipment.

Last Updated: Jul 10, 2020

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