Construction Debris

Piles of wood on the ground and in garbage bins.

What is Construction Debris?

Construction debris is considered any waste materials resulting from construction, remodeling, repair, or demolition. AmeriWaste does not pickup construction debris as part of normal trash pickup. All construction debris is the responsibility of the resident and shall be collected in roll-offs and disposed of at a Type IV Landfill. To order a roll-off, contact AmeriWaste’s approved roll-off subcontractor—Hill Sand Inc.—at 281-482-1213. Click on the dropdown menu below for a list of non-serviceable items.

  • Bricks
  • Cabinetry and Counter Tops
  • Car Batteries
  • Car Oil
  • Car Parts
  • Concrete
  • Cooking Oil
  • Gasoline
  • Hardy Plank
  • Highly Flammable or Explosive Items
  • Microwaves
  • Oil-based Paints
  • Petrochemicals
  • Plywood or Loose Lumber
  • Propane Tanks
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Roofing
  • Sheet Rock
  • Shingles
  • Spray cans
  • Tar
  • Televisions
  • Tile
  • Tires

How Can I Dispose of Construction Debris?

Take Debris to Ameriwaste Facility (located at 3894 Hwy 6.)

Requirements for AmeriWaste Facility:

  • You must bring your driver’s license and a recent water bill to the facility for proof of residency.
  • Debris cannot exceed the truck-bed height of a standard pickup truck (no trailers).
  • Contact AmeriWaste at 281-585-3200 to confirm your items will be accepted and to schedule a drop-off time.

Take Debris to a Landfill 

Residents may bring their construction debris to these other nearby landfills, but there may be an associated fee. Please call before your visit to ensure you understand their protocol.

  •  21000 East Highway 6
     Alvin, TX 77511
     Phone: 281-388-1708
  • 3935 Avenue A
     Santa Fe, TX 77510
     Phone: 281-337-3022
  • 4649 Dixie Farm Road
     Pearland, TX 77581
     Phone: 281-482-1213

Schedule a Pickup

Call and schedule a pickup with AmeriWaste to dispose of a smaller amount construction debris. There is a pick-up fee associated with removal. Please call AmeriWaste for more info regarding fees.  Requirements:

  • Debris must be placed in a dumpster bag. These bags can be purchased from your local home improvement store.
  • Please contact AmeriWaste at 281-585-3200 for additional questions and to schedule your pickup.

Have Hazardous Waste?

Learn how to dispose of Hazardous Waste here.