All About Composting At Home

We have a major crush on composting and think just about everyone can compost at home. Check out our vast collection of resources about how to start composting at home, common questions about composting, interviews with everyday families who compost at home, and our interactive “Can I Compost…?” tool to help you determine what belongs in your compost bucket.

Compost FAQs

From the big picture basics to the bite-sized details, we answer your questions about how to compost at home. Have a question we didn’t answer yet? Submit it via email, and we’ll turn it into a blog post!

Can You Use A Curbside Composting Service If You Live in An Apartment?
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Can You Use A Curbside Composting Service If You Live in An Apartment?

Want to compost in an apartment but aren’t sure that a curbside composting company will work for you? Read on to answer your curbside composting questions and find out if a composting service can solve all your food waste woes. Curbside composting services, like WasteWell (the company I own and run), are great options for…

What To Compost

Even the most diligent of composters have experienced that moment of confusion when you look down into your hand and wonder… “Can I compost this?” We get it. We’ve done the same thing, and the answer isn’t always straightforward. We’re regularly adding to our collection of posts all about what you can and cannot compost in all sorts of at-home compost systems. We have a fancy “Can I Compost…?” interactive tool you can try if you’re feeling snazzy!

How We Compost

In this series, everyday families show us how they compost at home. There are so many ways to compost at home, so we love showcasing all the different ways families compost depending on how and where they live and what systems work for them. Want to be featured? Email us to let us know, and we’ll get back to you!