Get a Shredding Quote & Appointment Today
We have staff standing by to speak with you and give you a quote right over the phone. Our pricing is reasonable and straightforward and you’ll never have any extra fees or surcharges with FileShred. On the same call, you can also make your paper shredding appointment for the date you want. We offer our mobile service in Fairfield CT six days a week.
How Does Mobile Shredding Work
You can have your confidential paper records destroyed at your Fairfield CT residence or office with one of our commercial document destruction trucks. We pull up to your location and 6,000 pounds of paper shredding power per hour tears through your files and turns them into small unreadable particles of paper. Just show our helpful staff what documents you want shredded. They will place those papers into our 96-gallon security bins. The bins are locked and then moved to our mobile unit. The shredding system on the truck does the rest by lifting the bin into a tunnel that pulls out from the side of the truck and leads to the shredder. The bin is emptied and all your papers are destroyed. The process repeats until all your documents are shredded. You can also watch the whole process on a TV screen mounted on the side of the truck.
Document Destruction Options in Fairfield CT & How We Charge
One-time Business Shredding & File Purges
Even if you don’t dispose of business records often you still need to shred them to be compliant with federal and state privacy laws. Our one-time service allows you to call for our professional mobile service anytime you need it. So if you have just a few boxes of files to destroy or a file room full our purge option is convenient and ready when you are.
How We Charge – Pay a price for each 96-gallon bin we place your records in and shred. The fee is based on volume. A one-bin minimum applies.
Scheduled Office Shredding Programs
Most companies discard almost half of the documents they print every day. Every one of those documents needs to be shredded. We have a way to do that is simple for all of your staff with our ongoing service. We place locked collection containers in your office so all you have to do is dispose of your documents in these secure containers instead of a wastebasket. Then on an ongoing schedule, we arrive at your office to remove the papers from our containers and shred them in our truck waiting outside. We will work with you to implement a schedule that works for you.
How We Charge – Our collection containers remain in your office rent-free. We charge by the type of container when they are serviced.
Residential Shredding in Fairfield CT
You can have all of those old personal papers professionally shredded at your Fairfield Connecticut home any day you want with our residential shredding service. One of our commercial shredding trucks will destroy those old files, tax returns, credit card statements, and medical records right in front of you so you can rest assured they are gone for good. Why take those heavy documents to some store when we can come right to your home.
How We Charge – A fee applies to each 96-gallon bin we shred for you. We require a one-bin minimum.
Fairfield CT Shredding Events
We have a great idea to attract new customers or collect donations for a non-profit, host a shredding event. We will send our mobile shredders and experienced staff to a public location. Our team will take the documents of your guests and shred them right away. We will help you organize, advertise, and run a successful shredding event.
How We Charge – Just pay an hourly rate that is determined by the number of trucks and staff we provide for the event.
Hard Drive Destruction
Even though you have disconnected that old computer the hard drive is still storing data. The only way to make sure that the information on that hard drive can not be used by unauthorized individuals is the have it physically destroyed. Even though you may have deleted files or degaussed the hard drive information remains. To make sure the information is not retrievable have FileShred shred or crush the hard drive so the data is permanently destroyed.
How We Charge – Pay for each hard drive we destroy for you. A minimum may apply if you are not also shredding documents.
How To Get Ready For Your Shredding Service
All we ask you to do before we arrive is determine which documents you want shredded and separate them from your other files. They can be in cartons, garbage bags, or containers that we can pick up and empty into our bins. Your documents and files will be full of staples, paper clips, and rubber bands. You don’t have to remove them, we will shred them with your documents.
Why Shredding Your Documents Is Important
The number of unscrupulous people who are looking to steal and use your confidential information is alarming. One of the best defenses is to have all the documents you are throwing away shredded. This way any of the information contained in those papers can’t be used ever again. Privacy laws also require you to securely dispose of all documents containing private information and shredding keeps you compliant.
What Happens To Your Shredded Documents
The good news is your shredded documents do not become part of the waste stream. We recycle all the papers we shred. They are sent to paper mills that turn the shredded particles back into paper pulp. Then they can use it to make other paper products like paper towels and napkins. Every ton of recycled shredded paper saves 17 trees.
The Best Paper Shredding Service in Fairfield CT
What makes FileShred the best document destruction service is two-fold. First, it is the ease it is to get a price and make an appointment. Just give us a call and speak to one of our experienced customer service members. They will help you pick the right service for you and then give you a quote on the same call. Then tell us what day you want us at your location to shred. Second, our helpful staff and shredding truck will arrive on the date you requested. They will do all the work necessary to properly destroy your papers even if it requires carrying your documents up or downstairs.
Shredding Service Near Me Fairfield CT
You can buy local with on-site document shredding services. FileShred was started and is based in Connecticut. We are also a family-owned document destruction company. Since we started our business, we have been destroying the confidential documents of the residents and businesses of Fairfield CT.
Frequently Asked Questions About Shredding Services
How does shredding work? We come to your location with a powerful shredding truck. All your documents are placed in our bins then taken to our truck and immediately shredded.
What does shredding cost? The cost of your service depends on the service you choose, the amount you have to shred, and the frequency of your shredding service. Our staff will analyze your shredding needs and provide you with a cost right over the phone.
When can I have my documents shredded? With FileShred, as soon as tomorrow. We offer next-day service Monday through Saturday.
Do I have to remove paper clips, staples, and rubber bands? No, our commercial shredders will cut right through them when we shred your papers. Our shredders will also destroy sealed envelopes, whole file folders, and binders up to one inch thick.
Have more questions? Just give FileShred a call.
We look forward to speaking with you and helping you with the shredding of your private files and documents so give FileShred a call today.