In Alexandria, VA | 3213 Duke St
Shredding Service Options We Offer*
Check out the paper and document shredding service options below. We have many options to accommodate your document shredding needs.
Drop-off 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 shredding with professional service benefits.
Paper shredding services with the convenience of shredding at your location. Mobile shredding provides the utmost security option as it allows customers to witness the shredding.
Paper shredding services are designed for medium to large projects. Offsite shredding picks up your papers and transports them to a secure, off-site facility to be shredded.
Schedule your shredding for more consistent service. You can set up a recurring pickup that fits your needs, including bi-weekly, monthly, etc.
Personal and business data is found on hard drives, which is why destroying a drive correctly is imperative. Shred Nations can help keep this information safe through secure hard drive shredding and destruction services.
*Not all services are available at all locations. Please call to confirm.
When you use drop-off shredding at The UPS Store, your documents will be weighed, stored in a secure bin, collected, shredded, bailed, and recycled.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does drop-off shredding work?
- Gather your documents that need shredding
- Drop them off at the nearest drop-off shredding center in Alexandria
- 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 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.
What if I have more than 90 pounds?
Can I bring paper that is already shredded?
In most cases, our drop-off locations do not accept pre-shredded paper. We suggest calling the specific location to ask first.
Located in UPS Store