Waste Receptacles

3 Advantages of Domestically Manufactured Metal Waste Receptacles

Posted by on March 24, 2014 at 3:00 am

Domestically manufactured trash and waste receptacles come with many built in advantages. Today we highlight three key reasons why a USA manufactured receptacle is an excellent choice: All Metal Construction Many American manufacturers such as Glaro Inc. prefer to use metal materials such as aluminum and steel to fabricate receptacles. While steel is a lower […]

Why Do Metal Waste and Recycling Receptacles Outperform Plastic Receptacles?

Posted by on August 16, 2013 at 3:52 pm

When we purchase any product, such as a waste receptacle, there are many costs and benefits to consider in addition to price. While a cheaper price may be an advantage in the short run, it may come with hidden costs to you, your building guests and even your profits. A cheaper plastic receptacle might actually […]

Three Ways Your Trash Receptacles Can Enhance Your Building Décor and Make Your Building Outstanding

Posted by on June 25, 2013 at 11:03 am

When you think about trash receptacles, you think about the utilitarian nature and functional aspect first. And it’s true: trash cans serve a purpose.  They do a job. But they can do much more than work.  After all, receptacles are located in public areas seen by everyone passing by daily.  In fact, receptacles can impact […]

5 Reasons Satin Finishes on Aluminum Waste Receptacles “Out-Shine” and “Out-Perform” Other Receptacles

Posted by on March 25, 2013 at 12:43 pm

Glaro Inc. is well known for its versatile finishing options that include 29 smooth and baked powder coated colors and two ‘all metal’ finishes.  Today we would like to share one of the timeless classics: Glaro’s Satin Aluminum (SA) finish. A Satin Aluminum finish starts with a hand spun receptacle top and a hand crafted […]

“Made In America” Waste Receptacles and Recycling Receptacles That Support Jobs In America

Posted by on October 30, 2012 at 1:52 pm

Made In America. Some of the best manufacturers still do it, everyday. Some choose not to, and the key is “choose.” When you choose to manufacture what were once American made products overseas, it’s a choice that can really impact customers, especially customers who value quality. With overseas manufacturers, often a cheaper price is provided […]

“Certainty,” A Powerful Word

Posted by on October 25, 2012 at 12:01 pm

Uncertainty is on our minds as we approach this election and as we look at everything from the stock market’s volatility to job growth. Why does the market swing? Uncertainty. Why do companies slow hiring? Uncertainty. Uncertainty is undeniably a powerful force even as we think about the American receptacles manufacturing sector: Uncertainty about quality. […]

The Advantages of Decorative or Designer Waste Receptacles

Posted by on July 26, 2012 at 6:00 am

Trash receptaclesand recycling receptacles provide a solution for waste disposal. All too often, waste receptacles are poorly located, are in poor condition, or are simply not appealing enough for people to use.  Sometimes, building managers place sub-standard receptacles in low visibility areas because they are unsightly.  The result could be a dirty building. In commercial, […]

The Truth About Half Round Waste Receptacles: What Every Facility Manager, Interior Designer, Dealer, & Purchasing Agent Should Know

Posted by on April 13, 2012 at 3:29 pm

Today we take a brief look into Glaro Incorporated’s half round waste receptacles. While Glaro has always provided full size metal waste receptacles for its customers, we’ve seen a lot of growth in the half round receptacles category, especially in the past two years. Here are some reasons why they have grown in popularity based […]

What are the benefits of using heavy duty inner steel liner cans with aluminum bottoms in my waste and recycling receptacles?

Posted by on November 22, 2011 at 4:46 pm

Many of us are used to plastic trash cans at home: a simple plastic molded receptacle that accepts plastic bag inserts. However, outside of the home, and especially in commercial and public environments, a heavy duty inner receptacle, often manufactured from steel, is the product of choice. What exactly is an inner receptacle? It is […]

8 Benefits of Using Custom Waste Receptacles and Recycling Receptacles

Posted by on October 21, 2011 at 11:43 am

Should I consider custom waste receptacles, recycling receptacles, and trash cans? For those who have decided that a generic recycling or waste receptacle just won’t do, customized waste receptacles, trash cans and recycling receptacles for indoor or outdoor use from reputable receptacles manufacturers are always strong options to consider. Some of the benefits of custom […]

Custom Silk Screened Messaging on Recycling Receptacles vs. Stick On Decals

Posted by on October 3, 2011 at 2:47 am

While in the past, silk screening was often limited to use on fabrics and paper, the technology and processes behind silk screening have improved significantly. Silk screening can be used on almost any surface, including metal waste receptaclesand recycling receptacles. Why should I make sure I buy recycling receptacles from Glaro with silk screened messages […]

Should I Buy Metal Waste Receptacles?

Posted by on September 8, 2011 at 6:57 pm

Is Purchasing Metal Waste Receptacles The Right Choice? You have a lot of choices today when purchasing waste receptacles. With materials and design options ranging from concrete to wicker to plastic to metal, waste receptacles are a surprisingly large and sometimes complicated product category to navigate through. In some instances, such as domestic use, a […]