Best Large Garbage Cans 2012

Apartment Therapy's Annual Guide

Unless you plan to appear on a future episode of Hoarders, you're going to need a garbage can. It may seem funny to spend a lot of time thinking about something you're going put trash in but if it's going to be in your home, you may as well love it - no matter what it is. We've rounded up our favorite trash cans in three categories: dual compartent, low end and big budget.
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Dual Compartment Trash/Recycling Cans
OIA 10.5 Gallon Two Compartment Step-On Bin from Wayfair $99.99 • iTouchless Dual Compartment Automatic Trash Can $131 • Simple Human Stainless Steel 2-Bin Recycler from Container Store $179.00 • Nine Stars Trash Can/Recycler from Amazon $74.97
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Low End, High Style
Venti Can from Umbra $35.00 • Filur bin with lid from Ikea $12.99 • Hefty 13.3 Gal Pivot Lid Wastebasket from Target $18.99 • Umbra Flippa Trash Can from Bed Bath & Beyond $19.99
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Big Budget
Rubbermaid Commercial 25 Gallon Rectangular Trash Can $353 • Ex-Cell Kaiser Square Trash Bin from Stacks and Stacks $189 • VIPP Copenhagen Green 8 Gallon Pedal Bin from AllModern $469 • Kapoosh Black UV Sanitizing Waste Bin from Target $179

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