Make sure you find out when the bins and recycling are collected. Check what time bins need to be by the roadside, and make a note to put them out the night before on the weekly cleaning rota. Utilise these services regularly to prevent rubbish building up in the property and creating nasty smells, mould or unwanted pests. To check when your rubbish days are look on your local councils website.
i. Colchester Borough Council
ii.Tendring District Council
You should also look up what your council will accept for recycling and make sure that your know how to properly separate your rubbish. Most councils will provide recycling boxes which can be ordered on their websites.