Paper & Document Shredding in Boston MA for Home & Work

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Boston, MA 02109

Shredding Services in Boston MA for Residents & Businesses

Secure document shredding services that comes directly to your Boston MA business or home are just a phone call away when you call A1 DATASHRED.

We provide onsite secure document destruction services to residents and businesses in the Boston area. Whether you need a one-time service to destroy confidential papers that you have accumulated over a number of years or you need an ongoing service for your business to securely dispose of company records we can help.

Talk To A Document Shredding Expert Today

A1 DATASHRED has experienced professionals to help you with the secure destruction of your documents. When you call, we’ll answer all your questions and explain how our paper shredding services work. We will help you determine how much and how often you need to have your documents destroyed and will provide you with an accurate, affordable quote. During the same telephone call, you will also be able to schedule your appointment.  You can choose a shredding service date that works best for you, Monday through Friday. Need it right away? We can even come tomorrow.

On-site Document Destruction in Boston MA – How It Works

There is no reason to leave your Boston MA home or office to haul your heavy papers to an offsite location to have them shredded. A1 DATASHRED will come to you. We are a mobile service with a fleet of state-of-the-art paper shredding trucks. Your documents are placed in one of our locked security bins. The bin is lifted into the truck by an automated system and then emptied directly into the shredder so your confidential records can be immediately destroyed. You can even witness your documents going through the industrial shredder on a viewing monitor installed on the side of the truck.

The Best Document Destruction Options in Boston MA

One-time Shredding for Businesses

The benefits of secure mobile document destruction are available to businesses that have an occasional need for shredding of corporate records with our one-time service.  It allows companies to order onsite shredding only when they need it.  You can call us once for a file purge or as often as you need us.  We will come to your office or any Boston MA location where you store business records and destroy them there.

Cost – The cost for a One-time Service is based on a price per bin.  The cost per bin will be based on the number of bins that are going to be shredded.  The more you have to destroy the lower the cost per bin.  We do have a one-bin minimum per service.

Scheduled Shredding for Your Office

When your firm has an ongoing need to securely destroy business records we offer our scheduled service.  This option makes shredding automatic.  We supply your office with our locked containers so all you and your staff have to do is deposit the documents they no longer need in these secure containers.  Then on a recurring schedule, we will come to your Boston MA office and empty each container and shred any of the documents that have been discarded in them.  You can have a schedule that is weekly, bi-weekly, every four weeks, or monthly.

Cost – The cost of our Ongoing Service is based on the type of locked containers we provide, the number of units, and the frequency of service.  There is no rental fee just a charge for each time we service a collection container.  We do require service once per calendar quarter

Residential Shredding – We Come To Your Home

More identity theft occurs from information being stolen out of household garbage than most people realize. Don’t let that happen to you, have all of the personal papers you don’t need anymore professionally destroyed with our onsite residential shredding service. We will come to your Boston MA home with one of our high-tech paper destruction trucks and all of your private files will be destroyed right in front of you. It’s fast, convenient, and available to you Monday through Friday.

Cost – The cost to shred your personal papers at your home is very straightforward.  We charge a rate per bin.  For all residential customers, we do have a one-bin minimum.

Host A Shredding Event

A shredding event is a great way to say thank you to customers, collect donations for a charity, or just bring awareness to identity theft in your community.  A shredding event is where one or more of our shredding trucks with our helpful staff come to a public location in Boston MA so people can bring their documents to be shredded.  The events usually run for two to eight hours.  If you are considering hosting a community event give us a call.   We can help you plan, advertise, and implement a successful shredding event.

Cost – We charge a rate per hour.  The rate is based on the number of shredding trucks and technicians that are needed for the event.  We only charge for the hours of the shredding event.  We never charge any travel time.   We do have a minimum for events that occur Monday through Friday and slightly higher minimums for events held on weekends.

Hard Drive Destruction

A computer hard drive is an electronic storage device that stores a tremendous amount of information.  Even when you hit the delete button the item still remains on your hard drive.  The hard drive also records everywhere you go on the internet.  So it is important to remove and destroy any hard drive from a computer you are no longer using or replacing.  The only way you can be sure that the information can never be accessed again is to physically destroy the hard drive.  A1 DATASHRED will shred all those hard drives so you never have to worry about it again.  We can come to you in Boston MA or you can come to our location.

Cost – When you need to destroy hard drives, we charge a price per hard drive. The more hard drives you have to destroy the lower the cost per hard drive.  If we are coming to destroy hard drives there is a minimum cost.  If you are destroying hard drives with paper that needs to be shredded there is no minimum cost to destroy the hard drives.

Shredding Services Near Me Boston MA

You will feel more comfortable if you hire a local shredding company to destroy your confidential papers.  A1 DATASHRED is a local document destruction company that was founded and based in Massachusetts.   We have been shredding the sensitive documents of the residents and businesses located in Boston MA since we were founded.

Helpful Tips About Document Shredding

  1. Separate the documents you want destroyed from the ones you need to keep so you don’t have to worry about the wrong papers being destroyed.
  2. Don’t worry about staples and paper clips. Our powerful commercial shredding trucks will shred these items along with your paperwork.
  3. Place the papers to be destroyed in boxes, garbage bags or containers that make them easy to handle.
  4. Have the documents you want shredded in one place, so nothing is missed when the document destruction service arrives.
  5. Shred often to avoid the risk of documents getting into the wrong hands.
  6. Shred every piece of paper being disposed of since more than half of all documents have secure information on them to prevent making a mistake.
  7. Have secure containers in your office so staff dispose of all documents in these locked containers.
  8. There should be a Secure Chain of Custody. Your documents should be moved from your location in a locked bin to the truck where they are shredded immediately.
  9. Make sure that the company you choose has NAID AAA Certification and provides a certificate of destruction once your documents have been shredded.
  10. Check Reviews, it speaks volumes about a company.

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A proud recipient of the AAA Certification from The National Association for Information Destruction (NAID).

The NAID Certification Program establishes the highest standards for a secure destruction process including such areas as operational security, employee hiring and screening, the destruction process and responsible disposal of the shredded paper.