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Moving Storage Unit Rental and Moving Storage Containers in Springfield, IL


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Are you in need of a storage unit rental service? Arwood Waste Springfield, IL Division offers a complete line of portable, commercial, temporary and long-term storage rentals, shipping and moving, and rent a storage unit services. Portable storage from Arwood Waste can help you expand your business, make home-improvement projects easier, improve productivity and ship items worldwide. Storage units for rent are the way to go. Call one of our storage unit rentals and moving experts to learn what advantage portable storage can bring to your next project or operation and for storage storage unit rentals.

Use portable storage units for rent for your next move


Arwood Waste residential storage containers provide an easy, affordable and worry-free alternative to moving with a rental truck or through a moving service. Our residential mobile storage units stay on your property as you’re packing and preparing, giving you ample time to organize and prepare while eliminating the pressure and deadlines of moving services. And leave the truck driving to us, we can get it moved across town or to the other side of the country.

Long-term portable storage rental options

Arwood Waste can give you long-term storage options for  lay away storage projects in Springfield, IL. Our Portable Storage Unit rental rates are competitive with regular storage facilities, plus, you won’t have to load and unload again like you would with those places. The Arwood Waste storage facility features 24 hour security and surveillance, so you can be sure your items are safe and won’t suffer damage or loss.

For small businesses

A small business owner can use Arwood Waste portable storage containers to store seasonal inventory or merchandise. By putting files and inventory out of the way, you can use onsite secure storage units to create more space and serve as an economical alternative to a full expansion. Our mobile mini storage units are great for staging and can help make any project more efficient and economical.

Ship it anywhere

Our shipping containers make it easy to send cargo or materials worldwide. The international ISO certifications make Arwood Waste shipping containers compatible with truck, ships and rail transportation across the globe. If you’re not ready to ship your container, you can store it in our secure climate-controlled warehouse.  Plus, these containers are engineered to the highest physical standards, making them tough, durable and secure – a perfect storage option for any circumstance!

Temporary storage options

storageArwood Waste portable storage units rental offers a great temporary, on-site storage solution, letting you keep your property safe and out of the way, while still being ready to access when necessary. Need a space saver for cleaning, remodeling or downsizing, rent one of our container units and make it that much easier. Our portable containers are a useful solution for people cleaning up after a fire or disaster. We can provide quick, easy access to your moving portable storage units while they are stored in our climate-controlled facility.

Solid heavy-duty construction

Our commercial site storage containers feature a tough construction made from 12 or 14 gauge corrugated steel sides. The frames offer 6 or 8 gauge steel construction and the container’s 1-inch hardwood pressure treated floors provide a sturdy stability. The doors cover the entire container, making it easy to load items of almost any size, and the tight seal provides a strong protection against the elements, rodents and pests.

Added features

Make storage convenient and economical with some of the optional features, including shelves and racks, air vents, refrigeration and an office-style configuration. Customers that may need easier access can choose roll-up doors, swinging doors, multiple doors and ramps.

Expert advice on setup and placement

If you are looking for storage container rental in Springfield, IL, Arwood Waste can help advise you on how to place and secure your commercial container.  A commercial container should be placed on a solid foundation, with support at the four corners from concrete, railroad ties, asphalt, a gravel bed or other sturdy surface. Our professionals can also advise you on how to keep it level and avoid any drainage issues or structural problems, like pinched doors.

Call the experts at the Arwood Waste Springfield, IL Division in Springfield, IL  at 217-718-4085 or email [email protected] today if you are looking for a portable storage unit rental cost or have any other questions about renting a storage container.

Portable Storage Rentals

Waste & Recycling

Construction / Destruction
At Arwood Waste we provide four large Roll-Off box sizes to suit your needs. If you are remodeling, roofing, cleaning out your garage, or just have a big mess you need to get rid of, we have the right size Roll-Off to do the job.

Springfield, IL, ME Roll-Off Construction Dumpsters, Commercial Dumpsters,Portable Toilet, Temporary Fencing, Restroom Trailers, Septic Pumpouts, Potable Onsite Storage Rental and Curbside Waste Collection and Carting! www.awwaste.com 1(800) 477-0854.


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Waste & Recycling

Truck / Vehicle – Lake Area Disposal Service Inc.

Room to Room Guide to Waste & Recycling Options

The Room to Room Guide provides information on how to properly dispose of unwanted household items.

   Click here to download the guide.

General Trash Pickup

Effective September 1, 2016, waste haulers in the City of Springfield are limited to charging customers no more than $15 per month for one container during weekly garbage pickup and no more than $18 per month for a two can container (96 gallons total), for weekly pickup service. Waste haulers have also agreed to assist the city in alerting the Office of Public Works when they sight fly dumping on their daily routes. They are required to collect all garbage at their customer’s site and may charge an additional fee if it is in excess of the customer’s weekly pickup service.

  • Lake Area Disposal Service – 217.522.9271
  • Republic Services – 217-522-7797
  • Waste Management – 800.796.9696

Oversized Items

Springfield residents can call F & W Resources at 217.528.1649 to schedule a free home pickup of oversized items. Crews will haul away up to three large items, such as mattresses, furniture or appliances. Only one of the items can contain Freon. Additional items can be collected at the same time for an extra charge. Residents receive 2 pickups per 12 month period. Springfield residents paying the Waste and Recycling Fee on their utility bill are entitled to use the program.

Other options for getting rid of large items:

  • Sangamon Valley Landfill, 2565 Sandhill Rd., 528-9256. Accepts large amounts of solid waste, including remodeling and demolition debris and large items. Call for cost details and hours.
  • F & W Resources, 3327 Terminal Ave., 525-1206. Metal salvager. Call for cost details and hours.
  • Waste Management of Illinois’ transfer station, 3000 E. Ash St. – Accepts large piles of solid waste, including remodeling and demolition debris and bulky items. Also accepts large appliances without Freon. Call for cost details and hours.
  • Mervis Iron, 1100 S. Ninth St. – Accepts and recycles large metal appliances without cooling units free of cost. A fee is charged for each unit that needs Freon removed. Call for cost details and hours.

Yard Waste Disposal

The Office of Public Works provides branch collection from May through November. The branch piles must be no larger than 4 ft. wide and 10 ft. long. Place your branches adjacent to the street, but not on the street or public sidewalk. There is no set schedule for collection and no need to call to receive services. Public Works crews inventory neighborhoods and subdivisions and will dispatch vehicles for collection.

Branches- Resident Drop Off

Year Round Weather Permitting Residents may drop off branches at Evans Recycling with proof of residency. This service is not for commercial operators, but for residents only. Evans Recycling is located at 2100 J.D. Jones Parkway, Springfield, Il 62707. 217.391.0886

Grass and Leaves

Banned from being included with general trash, with the exception of sweet-gum balls. Grass, leaves and other yard waste must be placed in paper yard waste bags or in an enclosed can marked “yard waste”. The bags or containers must have a special sticker from your waste hauler’s company in order to be collected. The stickers cost no more than $2 each and are available at haulers’ offices and various hardware stores. These stickers are not required on yard waste bags during the city’s yard waste pickup programs, held in the spring and fall. Spring collection is usually held in April. Fall collection is usually in November.

If yard waste is picked up by a hauler and the bags do not contain stickers, residents may be charged $2.50 per bag.

Springfield Curbside (Blue Box) Recycling

Residents living in single family homes of 3 units or less in addition to residents who live in multi-unit buildings may now obtain recycling service on site from their waste hauler at the monthly rate of $3 per unit.

Preparation guidelines: On rainy days, the recycling box may be covered with plastic to keep paper dry. Items that contained food should be rinsed out. Lids and protective foil coverings should be removed from container openings; labels may remain. Some haulers will take mixed materials with no sorting needed – others require some sorting and separation of materials. Call your waste hauler for details on their requirements.

Items accepted:

  • Paper – clean and dry newspapers, junk mail, magazines and chip board (single-ply cardboard used for cereal, tissue, magazines and soda boxes).
  • Plastic – all plastic containers except for No. 6.
  • Metal – food cans, aluminum beverage cans, pie tins, clean aluminum foil.
  • Glass – all colors of glass are recyclable. Only bottles and jars that food or drink came in are accepted. No glass window panes or dishware.

Drop Off Recycling Facilities

Springfield residents may drop off recycling items at their waste haulers designated location with proof of identification.  Drop off locations are for customers of the waste haulers operating each facility, and residents are encouraged to contact their waste haulers directly should they have any questions regarding this service

Residents who live in multi-unit buildings may now take advantage of their waste haulers drop off location, or with the property owner’s agreement, and obtain recycling service on site from their waste hauler at the monthly rate of $3 per unit.

Following is the listing of the area waste haulers drop off recycling facilities.

Lake Area Disposal Service
2742 S. 6th Street
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Phone: 217.522.9271
Email: [email protected]

Republic Services
Sangamon Valley Landfill
2565 Sandhill Road
Monday through Friday
7:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Phone: 217.528.9256
Email: [email protected]

Waste Management
3000 E. Ash Street
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 12-noon
Phone: 800.796.9696
Customers should check in at weigh station upon entering facility.

Hazardous Materials

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency coordinates hazardous household waste collections at various locations statewide during spring and fall. Check below for details and dates.
More Info

Acceptable items at the collections include:

  • paints
  • paint thinners
  • medications
  • herbicides
  • insecticides
  • old gasoline
  • pool chemicals
  • cleaning products
  • mercury
  • household batteries
  • used motor oil
  • drain cleaners
  • lawn chemicals
  • solvents
  • antifreeze
  • hobby chemicals
  • aerosol paints
  • fluorescent lamp bulbs

Other Specific Items

  • Tires – Can be brought to various service stations, including Johnson & Johnson Auto Service Center, 1325 Stevenson Drive and Midtown Tire and Auto Service, 2110 Clear Lake Ave. Each store charges between $2 and $5 to get rid of one standard-sized tire.
  • Used motor oil – Can be brought to various service stations, including all Auto Zone locations in Springfield, and Johnson & Johnson. Each location has various limits and charges. Call for details.
  • Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFL) – Can be taken to Springfield Electric at 700 N. 9th Street – 788-2100, US Electric at 301 North 1st Street – 217.522.3347, Lowe’s and Menards Locations. Call for details.
  • Carpet and Padding – Can be taken to Staff Carpet. If you have not purchased new carpet from Staff, the cost is $25.00. If you have purchased new carpet from Staff, recycling is free.

To get answers to other questions about waste and recycling call us directly at 217.789.2255

Unverified Rental Service Providers

Lake Area Disposal Service Inc
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 522-9317
Bodine Environmental Services Inc
Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 698-0700
Anything Goes Hauling
5858 N Lake Rd, Springfield, IL 62711
(217) 529-1601
Springfield Metro Sanitary District
3017 N 8th Street Rd, Springfield, IL 62707
(217) 528-0491
Allied Waste Services
2980 Granger Dr, Springfield, IL 62707
(217) 522-7797
Illini Disposal Inc
1528 N 11th St, Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 789-7025
Crews Enterprise
221 n north st, Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 553-6182
Sangamon Valley Landfill
2931 N Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 525-4030
Flowers Sanitation Service
3360 Terminal Ave, Springfield, IL 62707
(866) 965-5618
F & W Resources
3327 Terminal Ave, Springfield, IL 62707
(217) 525-1206

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Areas of Service

Dumpster and Portable Toilet Rental Area

Athens, Auburn, Buffalo, Bulpitt, Cantrall, Chatham, Cornland, Dawson, Divernon, Edinburg, Elkhart, Glenarm, Kincaid, Lake Fork, Lincolns New Salem, Loami, Lowder, Mechanicsburg, Mount Pulaski, New Berlin, Pawnee, Petersburg, Pleasant Plains, Riverton, Rochester, Sherman, Springfield, Tallula, Taylorville, Thayer, Tovey, Virden, Waverly, Williamsville

Zip Codes Service Area

62515, 62517, 62519, 62520, 62530, 62531, 62536, 62540, 62541, 62545, 62548, 62558, 62561, 62563, 62568, 62570, 62613, 62615, 62625, 62629, 62634, 62659, 62661, 62662, 62670, 62675, 62677, 62684, 62688, 62689, 62690, 62692, 62693, 62701, 62702, 62703, 62704, 62705, 62706, 62707

Counties Service Area

Sangamon County


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