Residential Garbage Pickup Services

Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines proudly offers residential trash, recycling and yard waste pickups throughout the Des Moines Metro area.

Acceptable and not acceptable items vary by location. Please contact your local office for details.
Waste Connections of Iowa -  Des Moines

Timely and Efficient Service

Please have your dedicated Waste Connections of Iowa residential trash and recycling carts and any yard waste curbside by 6 a.m. on your collection day. If you are a rural customer, please set your carts and specially provided yard waste receptacles placed curbside the night before.

  • Reducing our carbon footprint
    We use route optimization software to provide our residential garbage and recycling customers with timely and efficient service that is also geared toward reducing our carbon footprint.
  • Our service areas
    We proudly offer our services throughout the Des Moines Metro area. If you do not see your Greater Des Moines residential trash pickup zone listed, please contact us​ to learn what residential trash services we may provide to your residence, including residential roll-off dumpsters.
Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines Residential Garbage Cart

We Have The Best Size for You

96 Gallon Container

Please bag ALL acceptable waste materials prior to placing items into your Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines garbage cart. For safety, legal, and environmental reasons, not all materials can be placed in Waste Connections Residential trash carts.

Capacity:
7 kitchen bags
Household 4 - 6
Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines

Where You Place Your Trash Matters

Please place your Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines cart out the night before your service day or no later than 6AM on your service day if you live within city limits and please have out the night before yourservice day if you live in the country for safety and efficiency reasons. Remove your Waste Connections containers from the street as soon after collection as possible.

Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines

Check Out Our Residential Services

Waste Connections of Iowa – Des Moines offers convenient pickup times and consistent, reliable service. Residential garbage recycling is available wherever we offer garbage pickup. Click on a box below to find out more about a service that meets your needs.