Grand Lakes Community Association

(713) 329-7100



On December 2, 2010, BEST TRASH became your new trash and recycling collection provider.

Your garbage collection days remain MONDAY/THURSDAY at the garage door.


Please have trash & recycles out by 7:00 AM each pickup day.
Trash containers must not exceed 40 gallons or weighing over 40 pounds.

Garage door service is for household garbage only.

Household garbage is waste generated inside your house.

Trash bags or containers must be accessible and visible near your back door or garage.

Due to liability reasons, Best Trash personnel will not go behind any gates to access waste.

All other waste must be placed at the curb according to guidelines below.

Items excluded from normal collection are dirt, rocks, bricks, concrete, tires, batteries, motor oil, cooking oil, waste generated by a private contractor or any materials or items deemed hazardous materials.

Please do not dispose of gasoline, motor oil, paints, cooking oil, or any other liquid items in a container that is not visible to Contractor personnel.

If it results in spillage that causes a stain, Best Trash is not responsible for the cleanup.

Best Trash will leave a tag explaining the reason for non-collected item(s).

Trees, shrubs, brush trimmings and fencing must be bundled in lengths no greater than 4 feet with no branch diameter exceeding 3 inches.

The bundling is required to allow quick pickup and size limitations are required to avoid damaging the equipment in the crushing process.

Items such as appliances, furniture, carpet (up to 1 room, rolled up four feet wide and less than 40 pounds), cardboard boxes (flattened), will be picked up either of your collection days.

By Federal Law, refrigerators and freezers or any other items containing Freon must be drained of Freon and have an accompanying bill to validate such service was performed.

An enhanced feature of BEST TRASH is special pick up for items excluded by the contract.
If notified in advance, Best Trash will meet with you prior to collection day to determine a price to haul away non-contract items.
If you do not notify Best Trash of such a special pick-up before your scheduled pickup day, Best Trash will leave a notice for you to contact Best Trash during normal office hours to arrange for a price and time for the extra pickup.

Holidays: If your regular pick-up falls on a holiday (New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day), the pick-up will be made on the next regularly scheduled pick-up day.

If your recycling day falls on a holiday it will be picked up the next week on your normal scheduled recycle day.

Contact Information:
Best Trash
17820 Madden Rd
Richmond, TX 77407
Ph: (281) 313-(BEST) or 281 313-2378