Carpeting and Construction Debris

Recycling Guidelines

PLEASE NOTE: The City's Recycling Center DOES NOT accept Carpeting or Construction Debris. 

Carpeting and construction debris can be picked up with the residential garbage collection. Resident should call Green for Life before the collection day to inform them of the bulky item placed at the end of driveway for pickup and to get any additional information necessary for collection and disposal of the item.

  • Carpeting, including padding (4 foot long by 12 inch diameter rolls) can be included with your trash at no additional cost "each week". (4 rolls maximum per week)
  • Construction debris, one securely tied bundle of lumber "per week" (less than 18 inches in diameter, less than four feet long, free of nails) can be included with trash at no additional cost.
  • Windows, doors, sinks, toilets (remove tank from the bowl) and laundry tubs from home remodeling project are also allowed one per week.

For amounts exceeding the above requirements, call Green for Life, Brookfield's contracted residential waste hauler at (262) 367-6040 for pricing, size requirements, payment instructions, and a dumpster, if necessary.