Waste Optimization™ Assessment
Waste Optimization™ is our process of solving your community’s trash problems. To get started, we perform a Waste Optimization™ Assessment to analyze your community’s needs and current trash-related services. Our analysis takes community size, trash levels, bin capacity, janitorial needs and more into account as we determine the best course of action to save you money, improve curb appeal and make your community safer and cleaner for residents. Then, we right-size your trash service and implement recurring and as-needed services on-site to keep your waste under control. See our list of services below.
On-site Waste Control
On-site Waste Control is our main service—providing tidying and cleaning for your trash rooms. Our ServiceTechs thoroughly tidy, clean and sweep the area of debris inside the trash room, as well as compact and redistribute excess material to optimize the use of trash and recycle bins. ServiceTechs also proactively inspect for and report broken or inoperable equipment, including bins, compactors or latches, so we can notify you of any issues with efficiency. Our goal with On-site Waste Control is to decrease your need for extra trash hauler service and to keep your trash rooms looking neat and beautiful.
Bin Transport Service
Bin Transport Service is the transporting of your trash and recycle bins from the trash rooms to the staging area for pick-up. This makes the process simpler and smoother for the trash hauler and reduces the risk of delayed or missed trash pick-ups.
Chute Room Cleaning
Chute Room Cleaning service cleans and tidies your chute rooms. Our ServiceTechs mop the floors, wipe down major surfaces and relocate trash and recycling items to the trash room. This keeps trash and items from piling up in the chute room. Our Techs also inspect for and report broken or inoperable trash equipment, including doors and latches.
Janitorial Cleaning Service
Janitorial Cleaning Service is the cleaning and tidying of community common areas, such as club houses, fitness centers and restrooms. Janitorial Cleaning Service aids your community in keeping your common areas cleanly for your residents.
Monitoring & Reporting
Strategic will monitor your trash bins for capacity levels, misuse and disrepair. We take initiative to report missed pick-ups or bin maintenance to your trash hauler, and we notify you of the process. Additionally, we monitor for dumped commercial items, oil or paint spills, feces cleanup or any other field issues and alert you when necessary. With our ongoing monitoring and reporting, you can be assured that your Waste Optimization™ Plan is operating efficiently and effectively.
Large Item Pick-up
Large Item Pick-up service is the automatic removal of resident-generated large items from your community. This includes furniture, mattresses, home décor and more. With your authorization, our team can also automatically remove major appliances, remodeling and construction materials and commercial waste for an additional fee. Large Item Pick-up service helps improve your curb appeal by removing the clutter of large items around your community.
Odor Control & Scent
Odor Control & Scent service dispels nasty odors and replaces them with fresh, natural scents using the atomized vapor technology of our odor control systems. This service includes rental, installation and monthly maintenance of the Odor Control & Scent system that combats airborne odors.
Pet Waste Removal
Pet Waste Removal service inspects for and removes pet waste in the common areas of your community. Our ServiceTechs automatically clean up pet waste from grass, sidewalks and planters. If your community provides pet stations for your residents, Pet Waste Removal also includes emptying waste bins, restocking dog bags and wiping down station services.
Christmas Tree Removal
Christmas Tree Removal service is a seasonal program that removes and disposes of your Christmas trees following the holiday season. This service saves you money, time and hassle by removing the trees at your trash enclosures twice per week for the month following the holidays.
Chute Pressure Washing
Chute Pressure Washing service provides annual power washing of your trash chutes. Our pressure washing team uses hot water and biodegradable degreaser to clean and sanitize the walls of your trash chutes, reducing longstanding stains and stenches from your trash chutes.
Enclosure Pressure Washing
Enclosure Pressure Washing service provides periodic, scheduled power washing of your trash rooms. Our pressure washing team uses hot water and biodegradable degreaser to clean and sanitize the floors and walls, reducing stains and stenches in your trash rooms.
Valet Trash Pick-up
Valet Trash Pick-up service is the doorstep collection and disposal of resident trash and recyclables. This is a convenient option for your residents, saving them the trouble of hauling their waste and recycling to the chute or trash rooms.
Strategic’s Waste Optimization™ Plan for your community includes helping you develop environmentally responsible programs that minimize the amount of waste in our landfills. As part of our assessment, we will evaluate your city’s recycling requirements and options to add recycle or organic waste bins, assist with on-site sorting and manage the pick-up and proper disposal of e-waste, paints and oils. The Strategic team stays up to date on the latest recycling laws to help your community stay within guidelines. Our recycling programs are included and implemented in our Waste Optimization™ Plan for your community.
Trash Out Service
Trash Out service offers removal and disposal of personal items left behind by a resident move-out. These trash outs can be done inside the apartment or home or outside at the trash enclosure depending on your needs. Trash Out service is contracted on an as-needed basis for our customers.
Contaminated Item Removal
Contaminated Item Removal is the proper disposal of biohazardous or insect infested large items. In order to protect your residents from health and safety risks, these items must be properly wrapped before they can be hauled away. Contaminated Item Removal is contracted on an as-needed basis for our customers.
Maintenance & Repair
Maintenance & Repair service is our term for a range of repair or maintenance work we can perform for your community. These services can include, but are not limited to, touch-up paint jobs, trash equipment repairs and patching stucco. Maintenance & Repair services are contracted on an as-needed basis for our customers.
Oil or Paint Spill Cleanup
Oil or Paint Spill Cleanup takes care of cleaning oil or paint spills in or around your trash enclosures, helping to solve slipping hazards and prevent concrete stains. Oil or Paint Spill Cleanup service is contracted on an as-needed basis for our customers.
Chute Inspection & Repair
Our Chute Inspection & Repair service provides a full examination of your trash chutes and discharge doors to help you remain fire safety compliant. Our ServiceTech will check equipment related to fire safety, perform minor adjustments and tune-ups and provide you with a full report of larger repairs needed with the option to fix them.
Feces Cleanup service provides your community with a safe and quick way to have human feces messes cleaned up when found in your trash enclosures. Our team is trained to handle these situations, so your team doesn’t have to. Feces Cleanup service is contracted on an as-needed bases for our customers.