measure trash bags diagram

What size trash bag do I need?

Measure your wastebasket to determine size

Width: Use tape measure and measure all around the top of your wastebasket

Height: Measure halfway across the opening, and measure the height; add these plus three inches

What strength bag do I need for the job that I am doing?

Choose the equivalent strength for the job:

  • 1 – 1 1/2 mil = Paper product and light garbage
  • 2 mil = Household, dry grass/leaves
  • 3 mil = Heavy household, wet grass/leaves
  • 4 mil = Heavy yard debris, contractor grade
  • 5 mil = Light demolition grade
  • 6 mil = Medium demolition grade
  • 8 mil – Heavy demolition grade

Do I receive any discount when I buy multiple cases of bags?

  • Save 5% when you buy 5 cases of bags.
  • Save 10% when you buy any 10 or more cases.
  • The cases can be mixed.

Can I order larger quantities?

If you do not find the quantities or gauge that you need on our web site, feel free to e-mail us or call us at (800)643-3707 for a quotation.

What are your return policies?

We guarantee complete satisfaction or your money is cheerfully refunded if the product is returned within 60 days of purchase.

We sell all types of trash receptacles