How do you keep a trash can Closed?
* Set your garbage cans out as close to pickup time as possible. * Pour bleach over the garbage to eliminate the odor of food. * A few mothballs in the can will discourage animal invaders. * To secure the lid to the can, stretch elastic bungee cords across the lid, hooking them onto the handles of the can.
How do I keep my trash can lid from blowing open?
Attach D-rings to the side of the house or garage. Then use bungee cords to secure the trash can. Build a wooden or concrete block enclosure against the house to place the trash can in to keep it secure. An enclosure like this will block the wind, keeping your trash can (s) in place.
How big is a 50L garbage can?
LARGE CAPACITY: 50L trash can size is 16.1*10.5*23.1”(L*W*H).
What can I put on the wall behind my garbage can?
First of all, you don’t need an invention; you could simply put a small piece of clear Plexiglas on the wall using double-sided tape. Or the second thing you could do, which is even easier, is you could add a bumper to the top of the garbage can so that when it comes up, it doesn’t scuff the wall.
Will bleach keep animals out of trash?
Some people recommend lightly spraying smelly substances like diluted bleach, Windex, or ammonia on your trash can or in the bags to deter food-seeking animals with their sensitive noses.
Will bleach keep raccoons away?
Raccoon repellents just don’t work. The only real cure is to keep them from wanting to use your property. Go back to the main Raccoon Removal page for more information about raccoon repellent such as bleach, ammonia, mothballs.
How big is a 30 gallon garbage can?
How big is a 30 gallon trash can? Roughneck, 30 Gallon Evergreen Plastic Trash Can, Rectangular Refuse Container, Uses 30 Gallon Plastic Liners, Full 6 Year Warranty, Overall Size: 25-1/2″ x 16-1/2″ x 31-3/4″.