Residential Garbage & Recycling Service

Competitive Rates - Proven Reliability

Thousands of satisfied, happy customers back up our reputation as the best all around value for waste management services.

Customer Satisfaction Is Our Top Priority

Trash Control Residential is a locally owned waste management company offering garbage collection and recycling services to customers throughout Union County, North Carolina. We provide customer focused solutions at competitive prices using modern billing and routing technologies. 

As a valued customer of Trash Control Residential, your satisfaction is our number one concern. From the first time you contact one of our professional and knowledgeable account managers, through to dealing with our friendly drivers, our aim is to deliver you a professional, courteous and conscientious service each and every time.

Our Services

We provide the carts for use with these services.

Weekly Garbage Service

Our dependable and low cost trash service is quick and easy to get started with no setup or delivery fees. Includes the use of a 95 gallon cart, which holds approximately 7-10 normal kitchen trash bags, collected weekly.


We offer a dedicated 95 gallon cart and collect recycling on a bi-weekly schedule with a dedicated truck and team. . *Not yet available in all areas.

Bulk Pickup

We can remove your bulky items for an added fee. If you have mattresses, furniture, etc... Give us a call and we'll provide a quote. Our rates are generally lower than those of a Junk Removal company.

Valet Service

Perfect for those not wanting to roll their garbage to the curb. For an additional fee, we offer a 95 gallon cart and weekly collection at your door step.


Depending upon size and participation level, we can tailor a specific plan for your neighborhood. Offering regular garbage service combined with recycling, bulk pick-up and yard waste services. With reduced pricing, uniform consistency and less truck traffic. If your neighborhood is looking for a single garbage company solution, please get in touch to see what we can offer.

Dumpster Service

We only handle the residential 95 gallon roll out carts. If you are looking for something a little larger or a construction dumpster then you need to contact our business partners at Trash Control Commercial.

Key Features

GPS Routing

Our drivers utilize a GPS enabled routing system to ensure that all customers are serviced. Our dispatchers are able to monitor driver progression and can provide you with real time data regarding your service.

Service Notifications

Receive emailed reminders to put cart out for service. Then receive a notification when our service has been completed and you can retrieve your cart. (These may be turned off if unwanted)

No Auto-Dump Trucks

We choose to handle carts individually. This allows for better care for the cart and allows us to place your cart neatly out of the road, out of your driveway and out of the way of your mail carrier.

Customer Portal

Each customer has access to their own portal where they can update their contact information and view past and present service invoices.

No Contracts

While there are no long term contracts, we do invoice on a quarterly basis and service is pre-pay.

No Hidden Fees

Our invoices are easy to read and understand. There are no hidden fees. Your cost is clear and predictable.

Our Service Area

Listed below are just some of the areas that we service in Union County. If you don’t see your particular area just give us a call. We’re adding areas every day!

Altan – Fairview – Indian Trail – Jaars – Jackson – Marshville – Mineral Springs – Monroe – New Salem – Unionville – Waxhaw – Weddington – Wesley Chapel – Wingate

Frequently Asked Questions

Regular household trash is fine. Items such as batteries, tires, oil, liquid paint, electronics or combustible materials deemed hazardous, such as propane tanks or acids are not allowed.

Yes, we will only service the container that we provided to you to use for our services unless your are using one of our “Your Cart” services.

We recommend that you place the container for pickup before 6am on your scheduled service day. Most people will set theirs out on the night before service.

We do prefer that our customers place their trash in bags that are securely closed.

We do not accept items outside of the container. If you have an extra container, we will dump that container for for an additional $5 per occurrence. You can arrange this by calling our office.

In most cases, if your normal pickup day falls on a holiday, we will make your pickup on the next following business day.

We will communicate via email our plans for your holiday pickup.

Get Your Price For Trash Service

Trash Control Residential is excited to offer you weekly curbside collection of your household trash. We offer dependability and quality with outstanding customer support

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