Bulk Item Collection

Bulk item collections are scheduled twice a month - 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month. You may schedule by email or by calling 515-278-3950. You must schedule at least one day in advance of the pick up date requested.
Tree logs and limbs are not included in the bulk item collection. Please see information about our separate log and limb collection for this service.
Billing: A separate invoice is sent by mail after the collection.


Charge of $35 is applied per appliance.
  • Air conditioner (window or central)
  • Dehumidifier
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Furnace
  • Garbage disposal
  • Light ballast
  • Microwave
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Trash compactor
  • Washer
  • Water heater

Bulk Item

If there is any large item in the collection, the base fee will be $25 for the first large item and $5 for each additional large item, and a $10 base fee for the first small item and $1 for each additional small item.
Large $25 for the first, $5 for each additional Small $10 for the 1st, $1 for each additional
4 drawer file cabinet 2 drawer file cabinet
Basketball hoop assembly Any bag or box of garbage
Cabinets or cupboards (each section) Bicycle
Carpet (rolls over 6’ long) Small Chair
Couch/love seat Carpet 6' or less
Desk Door
Dresser Grill w/o tank
Entertainment Center Lawn chair
Garage door panel (must be disassembled) Lawn mower (GAS & OIL MUST BE DRAINED )
Lumber* (pickup load) Lawn table
Mattress or box spring (full or larger) Lumber (1/2 cubic yard)
Recliners Shelves
Sliding glass or French door Small TV stand
Table or table and chair set Toilet
Tube TV 32” or larger and console TV's
TV tube 31” or smaller and flat screen
Water bed  Twin Mattress or Spring
Window (small)
*A cubic yard of lumber is roughly a pickup load. If the collection is greater than ½ cubic yard the fee will be $25 plus $5 for any partial amount above one cubic yard. If there is less than ½ cubic yard, the charge