Where to dispose of hard drives

Where to Dispose of Hard Drives

When it comes to disposing of old computers, figuring out where to securely dispose of the hard drives should be your first concern. It can be tempting to look for options that don’t cost anything, but this can put you at risk. The hard drives in these old machines...
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How Long Do Hard Drives Last?

Unfortunately, every hard drive will fail at some point. On average, hard drives tend to last from 3 to 5 years. Luckily, there are ways to extend the life of your hard drives and get lots of use out of them. First, let’s discuss what a hard drive is....
shredding for seniors

Shredding For Seniors

The need for shredding sensitive documents is important for everyone, regardless of age. As cases of identity theft continue to rise, it’s important to protect the most vulnerable members of our communities. It’s for this simple reason that we’ve created this handy resource regarding shredding for seniors. Senior citizens...
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Chromebook Expiration & Disposal

It’s no secret that affordable laptops have become extremely popular in the past few years. In fact, some of the most popular devices out there right now aren’t even PC or Mac. The latest laptops gaining popularity around the world are running a different operating system altogether, known as...
Spring cleaning

Spring Cleaning & Secure Shredding Options

Now that spring is officially here, it’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning. After yet another long winter cooped up and social distancing, it’s time to emerge from our homes and get rid of all that clutter we’ve accumulated. However, getting rid of some items isn’t as simple...
mobile shredding

How Can Mobile Shredding Declutter Your Home?

Working from home has been a convenience for some, and a nightmare for others. Either way, after two or so years of working out of the house, you may have noticed an abundance of paperwork piling up. This is where mobile shredding can be a huge convenience. Whether it’s...
Melinda Powelson CEO

Who We Are – Melinda Powelson: CEO

Do you know Shred Nations? Whether we’ve worked with you for years, or you’re new to the business, we thought it was high time we introduced you to some of the people behind the brand. While we may have been in business for roughly two decades, a lot has...