Document Shredding in Ellington, CT for Home & Business

Document Destruction Appointments Six Days A Week


Protecting your private information or the private information of a business has never been more important. The growth of identity left affects both residents and businesses of Ellington CT. So what do you do? Since the easiest way to get your private information is off of documents the first line of defense is to destroy all of your paper records before they are disposed of. FileShred makes document shredding easy for businesses and residents of Ellington CT just give us a call to make an appointment.

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Shredding is as easy as making a telephone call. That’s right just give FileShred a call and you could have your documents shredded tomorrow. When you call FileShred you will be speaking to one of our professional advisers who will walk you through the whole process. We are happy to explain our document destruction services and answer all of your questions. We want you to be comfortable with your choice to use FileShred to destroy your documents. Then during the same telephone call, we will give you a reliable price quote that will not have any extra or surprise charges. Finally, you will be able to schedule your appointment. All this with just one telephone call.

Town of Ellington

Shred Tomorrow in Ellington CT with FileShred

We understand that when a resident or a business is making an inquiry about our services you need to shred documents and in many cases, you have already identified what files need to be destroyed so you’re ready to get the shredding done. FileShred is as ready as you are. We offer next-day service Monday through Saturday. That means you can have your documents professionally destroyed tomorrow or any date that you choose.

How On-Site Document Destruction Works in Ellington CT

What could be more secure and reliable than having your documents shredded right in front of you at your Ellington CT location? FileShred is a mobile service that has a fleet of paper destruction trucks that come to your home or office to destroy all of your files. Your records will be placed in a 96-gallon security bin and then locked. The locked bin is taken to the truck waiting outside your location. Your documents are completely shredded and you also have the option to accompany the bin to the truck and actually watch your documents going through the cutting blades on the TV monitor on the side of the truck.

We Offer The Best Document Destruction Choices in Ellington CT

One-time Shredding for Business Records & Files

You may have a rare or infrequent need to destroy paper records but when you do FileShred offers one-time shredding services for those customers that have that single or occasional need to securely dispose of business records.  Our one-time option allows our business clients to call us for service only when they need us.  You may need our onsite destruction service in Ellington CT because you have an event approaching like an office move or your annual file purge or it may be just a spur-of-the-moment decision to get rid of all those old files that are cluttering up your office.  Whatever the reason we are available to service your one-time purge need when you need it.

How We Charge – A fee applies for each 96-gallon bin we shred.  The rate per bin is based on how much you have to shred.  We have a one-bin minimum.

Scheduled Shredding for Any Office

If you need to dispose of company documents on a regular basis then our scheduled shredding service is what you are looking for. We will come to destroy your business records weekly, monthly, or at any interval that works for you as long as it is at least once per calendar quarter. To help you organize and isolate the documents that need to be securely destroyed we provide security containers that come in various sizes to be placed in central locations in your Ellington CT office so it will be easy for you and your staff to deposit papers.  Then our trained staff will come automatically on your approved schedule to unlock, remove, and shred the files in each container.

How We Charge – Keep our security containers in your office for free.  We only charge for service when we come to your office to empty the containers and shred the contents.  The rate per container is based on the type of collection containers provided.

Residential Shredding Services

There is never an occasion when you should just throw away any personal documents in with the household trash.  If you do you run the risk of someone going through your garbage and taking that information and using it to steal your identity.  You may not think it happens but it happens to thousands of people every day.  Play it safe and anytime you want to get rid of those old tax returns, medical files, bank statements or any other monthly bills call FileShred for our residential document destruction service.  We will come to your Ellington CT home with one of our powerful paper shredding trucks and all of your personal files will be destroyed there for you to witness the entire process.  It is the safest and most convenient way for you to dispose of those old private papers.  We are available to come to your home on any date that is best for you Monday through Saturday.

How We Charge –  Pay for each 96-gallon bin that is shredded with your documents.  We have a one-bin minimum.

Shredding Events

If you are thinking of hosting a shredding event, we can help.  We will send one or more of our shredding trucks and our staff to the Ellington CT location of your choosing and we’ll destroy the documents of your guests.  All you have to do is invite residents and clients.  It is a great way to say thank you to customers or raise donations for a charity.

How We Charge – Just pay an hourly rate that is based on the number of trucks and staff we supply.

Hard Drive Destruction Service

Let us destroy all your old hard drives so you don’t have to worry about anyone using the information in a way that could affect you or your business negatively.  FileShred will come to your Ellington CT location and physically destroy each hard drive.

How We Charge – Pay a fee for each hard drive we destroy for you.  A minimum may apply.

What should be Shredded

The safest answer is everything. You may be surprised to learn that 50% of all documents contain some piece of information on them that Privacy Laws require they be shredded before they are thrown away. So how do you decide? Well, the time it will take to review all files to determine if the information on them needs to be securely destroyed can be costly and time-consuming. The easiest and safest way is to shred all documents before you put them in the trash,

Shredding Service Near Me Ellington CT

Shopping locally is becoming more popular.  You can keep your spending dollars local with document shredding also.  When you search for a paper shredding service near me, FileShred will pop up.  We are a Connecticut document destruction service that is also family-owned.  We have been shredding for the Ellington CT community for as long as we have been in business.

We’ve Highlighted The Best Reasons To Choose Us

  • We are a CT-based family-owned company that cares about our customers.
  • We make it easy to get a quote and make your appointment over the phone.
  • You can have your appointment tomorrow or any day you want Monday – Saturday.
  • Your confidential papers are destroyed at your Ellington CT location and you can witness the entire process.
  • Our fleet of paper destruction trucks are the most powerful in our industry.
  • Security and trust is what you get from us because our staff is well trained, background checked, and drug tested.
  • The companies that meet the highest standards in our industry are awarded the NAID AAA Certification we are one of them.

Have more questions, or need a price quote? FileShred is ready to help, give us a call.