Our Blog

Oysters: After the Table

At Redfish we love to see unique and innovative efforts to recycle and reuse, especially with materials that aren’t typical when it comes to recycling. Getting creative with materials by recycling and reusing can lead to great results along with keeping the environment clean. We came across a… Read More

August 12, 2015 • Landfill Free, Reuse, Uses of Recyclables

Upcycling: Outdoor Lighting

Looking for a way to light up your yard? Skip the store and upcycle a new light from items you already have. Upcycled lights have double the sustainability benefits; not only do they recycle old household materials, they also save energy by utilizing solar power. Here are a… Read More

July 15, 2015 • Reuse, Uses of Recyclables

Tips for a Green Independence Day

The colors of American independence may be red, white, and blue, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add in some green this Fourth of July. While we all enjoy celebrating outside with friends and family on the Fourth, it’s important to make sure your party is environmentally friendly.… Read More

July 1, 2015 • Recycling Tips, Reuse

Summer Upcycling Projects

A new season is upon us, and that means some redecoration is in order. As always, we’re here to keep you full of DIY ideas that look great around the house and won’t break the bank, all while reusing your old household materials. Here are 2 fun and… Read More

June 10, 2015 • Reuse, Uses of Recyclables
RedFish Recycling

Wait, A Wine Bottle Can Repel Mosquitoes?

In a climate like ours, we always welcome rain, and the springtime is often rain season. But with the spring rain come mosquitoes, and we’ve yet to meet anyone who gets excited about those pesky bugs. Fortunately, we’ve found a way to reduce the mosquito population in your… Read More

May 22, 2015 • Reuse
RedFish Recycling

5 Secrets to Thrift Shopping

Shopping at thrift stores can be intimidating and time consuming if you’ve never done it before, but the outcome is worth it! There are families out there who decorate their entire homes with items they find in thrift stores, and a lot of the time you can’t even… Read More

September 15, 2014 • Reuse
RedFish Recycling Experts

Ask the Disposal Experts: Old Furniture

Old furniture can be difficult to get rid of and storing it can quickly become a burden on your home. There are many outlets for getting rid of your old furniture the trouble is finding the right one for your particular piece and situation. When it comes to… Read More

September 9, 2014 • Landfill Free, Reuse