FAQs About Shredding for Residential & Commercial Clients
A1 Shredding & Recycling helps destroy items that are no longer useful to you or your company but may pose a safety risk to the environment or your brand. Our expert security experts provide safe and secure product destruction services in Atlanta, GA and Miami, FL. Faulty, defective, and surplus products are in the best hands for safe destruction with us. We put the security of your brand and your identity first. Trust us with all your shredding and product destruction services.
How much does it cost to shred my documents?
Our cost to shred your secure documents varies depending on your volume of paperwork, service type, and location. We offer free estimates and flat-rate pricing to ensure the highest level of customer service.
What types of services do you offer?
How do your shredding services work?
Our shredding services are easy and convenient. You contact us to schedule pick-up or drop-off services. We’ll discuss the amount of your product and provide a free estimate. Our bonded, uniformed, and insured security specialists conduct your shredding and product destruction services. We’ll provide a Certificate of Destruction for your records.
What types of containers do you offer?
Our containers have an internal locking plate and a double-turn lock for added security. Each bin has an external hasp locking system, an internal locking system, an external hasp locking system, and a molded paper slot. We have a 35-gallon container than holds up to 100 pounds, a 65-gallon container to hold up to 200 pounds, and a 95-gallon container to hold up to 300 pounds.
Will you recycle my products?
We recycle large bales of paper shreds.
What do flat fees mean?
We don’t have any hidden costs, fuel surcharges, or admin fees.
What is a Certificate of Destruction?
We always provide a Certificate of Destruction and a summary report with each service for your records.
Do I need to remove paper clips and staples?
We don’t require that you remove paper clips or staples from your documents before shredding.
Why are your services better than renting or buying a shredder?
Our shredding services offer an affordable and efficient way to dispose of documents safely. We’re skilled and trained to ensure your products are disposed of in the safest way possible.
What is witnessed shredding?
Many people choose to witness the shredding process as we destroy your documents and products for additional security.
What is purge shredding?
Many customers do purge shredding on an annual basis. It requires a heavy-duty shredder to destroy thousands of documents at once. We offer one-time shredding services and routine shredding services for your convenience.
What is HIPAA?
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) includes provisions intended to safeguard the privacy of patient health records.
What is FACTA?
The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act combats consumer fraud, identity theft, and related crimes by requiring the destruction of papers containing important consumer information.
How do I choose the best service for my needs?
When you need shredding services under 100 pounds, we recommend our drop-off shredding service. For shredding services larger than 100 pounds, our mobile shredding services provide the most convenient service. We’ll take care of the heavy piles of documents and boxes. If you need shredding services for large quantities over 300 pounds, our routine mobile shredding services ensure your area stays clutter-free. We’ll provide bins for your office or building to collect on a routine basis. Contact us in Miami, FL or Atlanta, GA.
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