Trash services are provided by Bates Trucking as contracted through the Dranesville Estates HOA Board with fees covered for each homeowner through annual homeowner dues. Trash services included with the 2022 contract include trash, recycling, seasonal yard waste, and bulk pickup.
Trash: Mondays and Thursdays, Weekly
Recycling: Fridays, Weekly
Yard Waste: Wednesday, Weekly from March 1 to December 24
Bulk Pickup: Appointment only; please contact Bates Trucking
Bates coordinates recycling through Fairfax County and is therefore subject to Fairfax Country restrictions and requirements, including:
To find a location to drop-off glass for recycling, view the Glass Recovery Program map on the Fairfax Country public works website.
For more information on recycling visit Fairfax County Recycling on the Fairfax County public works website.
Bates coordinates yard waste through Fairfax County and is therefore subject to Fairfax County restrictions and requirements, including:
Bates includes Bulk Item pickup with the Dranesville Estates HOA contract.
Bulk item pickup must be scheduled as-needed by individuals. Requests should be made prior to noon the day before collection.
Acceptable large bulk items up to 50 pounds/3 pieces include:
Acceptable small bulk items:
Contact Bates trucking to schedule a pickup or inquire about item collection by calling 301-773-2069.
Items not accepted for bulk pickup include: construction material, deck or fence material, plywood, concrete, metal pipes, electronics, flammable products, oil, paint cans (unless fully dried out), tires, animal carcasses, manure, tree stumps, dirt, stone, rock, bricks, lead, acid/wet cell batteries, railroad ties, toxic materials, bio-hazardous materials or waste, propane/oxygen/helium tanks, items containing gas/oil, explosives, live ammunition, weapons, large amounts of animal waste, oversized brush (longer than 4 feet in length or 6 inches in diameter), items over 50 pounds or items that cannot be safely loaded by the Bates Trucking crewmembers.
For information on where you can bring your items not accepted by Bates Trucking, visit Recycling and Trash Locations and Hours on the Fairfax County Public Works Website.