In Ames, IA | 809 Wheeler St Ste 110
Bring your unwanted papers to The UPS Store in Ames for drop-off shredding so they can be professionally shredded. Your shredding will be priced per pound.
Located in The UPS Store
Paper Shredding Near Me
Here at Shred Nations, we connect our customers to the best service provider that fits their projects and needs. There are several service options that we specialize in, including mobile shredding, offsite shredding, hard drive destruction, and electronic destruction.
We pride ourselves in helping thousands of customers every day with their shredding projects. Our providers are vetted, secure, and ready to assist with your documents. Let Shred Nations help speed along your shredding process!
Drop Off Shredding in Ames
For individuals that have smaller quantities, we have a nationwide directory of drop-off locations to help. Drop-off paper shredding is a convenient and cost-effective solution for your small-scale shredding project. Designed for volumes of 90 pounds or less, drop-off services make it possible to complete low-volume paper shredding with professional service benefits.
For those with larger quantities, who need to witness the shredding, or who have electronic devices, see our extensive service options below. Shred Nations has all the shredding services you need!
How Much Paper Do I Have?
Use our handy tool to find out how much paper you have and what service might be right for you.
Paper Shredding Service Options
Mobile Shredding Services
Paper shredding services with the convenience of shredding at your location. Mobile shredding provides the utmost security option as it allows businesses and individuals to witness the shredding. This service specializes in projects over 90 lbs.
Off-Site Shredding Services
Off-site shredding services are designed for projects over 90 lbs and for those that do not need to witness the shredding happen. A secure shred truck picks up your papers and transports them to a secure, off-site facility in the area to be shredded.
Hard Drive & Electronics Destruction
Personal and business data is found on hard drives and other electronics, which is why destroying these devices correctly is imperative. Shred Nations in can help keep this information safe through secure hard drive destruction & electronic shredding services.
Ship N Shred
Using a ship 'n shred service simplifies the secure disposal of sensitive documents and electronic media. Simply pack your items, and the service will handle secure transportation and destruction, ensuring your confidential information remains protected throughout the process.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the drop-off shredding process in ?
- Gather your documents that need shredding
- Drop them off at the nearest drop-off shredding center in
- Pay by the pound - price will vary by location
- Your documents are safely stored in a secure, locked shredding bin
- When the bin is full, a mobile shred truck stops by to shred the contents of the shred container
Do drop-off locations offer hard drive shredding?
No, our drop-off locations do not accept hard drives for shredding. However, we have other solutions for your small-scale or large-scale needs. Give us a call to learn more!
Do I need to remove staples, paper clips, binder clips, etc?
Usually, staples and paper clips can be left on the documents; however, binder clips need to be removed. These requirements can vary based on location, so we do recommend calling the drop-off center first.
What if I need to witness the shredding?
If you need or want to witness shredding, a mobile shredding service is the best option for you. Mobile shredding comes to your location and shreds the documents right there.