Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack

Item no: 73690 | 0071691297956
$167.94
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  • 30 gal.
  • 25.45" x 16.59" x 31.84"
  • Rectangular
  • Molded in handles
  • Tight fit lid
  • "Roughneck" plastic
  • Evergreen can/gold lid


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Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack
 
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89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (7)
  • Good capacity (7)
  • Easy to clean (6)
  • Sleek design (6)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Outdoor use (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Homeowner (7), Professional (3)

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    5.0

    Exactly what I needed

    By Powerhouse Pat

    from Indiana

    About Me Professional

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Capacity
    • Sturdy

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

        Rectangular shape fits in corners well and holds a lot of discrded large sized blue prints, used pizza boxes, etc

         
        4.0

        My favorite trashcan!

        By Ed residential roofing

        from Springfield, VA

        About Me Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Sturdy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Outdoor Use

          Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

          We use these trashcans for cleanup in our roofing business. They're durable and best of all, they won't roll off a roof. The handles will break if overloaded, but still the best trash can for our purposes.

           
          5.0

          Finally found them

          By Mego4run

          from Brea, Ca

          About Me Do-it-myselfer, Homeowner

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Clean
          • Good Capacity
          • Sleek Design
          • Stackable and Compact

          Cons

          • Needed 3 had to buy 6

          Best Uses

          • Outdoor Use

          Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

          Perfect for yardwork, recycling, storage.Old ones fell apart after 20 yrs. and could never find new ones.

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          good can, bad lid

          By Laura

          from Staten Island

          About Me Homeowner

          Pros

          • Easy To Clean
          • Easy to line good size
          • Good Capacity
          • Sleek Design
          • Squirrels eat thru lid
          • Sturdy

          Cons

          • Holds Smells
          • Tips Over Easily

          Best Uses

          • If keeping in shed great
          • Outdoor Use

          Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

          great can, good design, replacement lids are not available for some bizarre reason, squirrels, rats, opossums, raccoons all can eat through the lid at the corners. replacements lids should be made available.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Didn't want to buy 6, but I did

          By Joe

          from Monroe, NY

          About Me Homeowner

          Pros

          • Easy To Clean
          • Good Capacity
          • Sleek Design
          • Sturdy

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Garage
          • Outdoor Use

          Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

          Great product, I still have one of the original cans from 25 years ago. Wish you could buy single units as I did not need six garbage cans which is the only way to purchase them. Works very well in a narrow garage and they don't blow around like the round ones. I hope these last as long as the original cans and with six I'll never have to buy one again.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Best trash cans ever

          By BJS

          from Bellmore, NY

          About Me Handyman, Homeowner

          Pros

          • Easy To Clean
          • Good Capacity
          • Last for Years
          • Sleek Design
          • Sturdy

          Cons

          • THERE ARE NO CONS

          Best Uses

          • Outdoor Use

          Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

          Even though I only needed four. I found there was no place I could purchase just that number. Ace had the six pack at the best price and delivered to my local store. I may never use the other two cans, but If a neighbor needs one I can sell it to them for cost. These cans will out live me. Made as tough as the ones I bought 30 years ago. Can't say that about many things anymore.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          30 YEARS OF USING RUBBERMAID CANS

          By Frugal Cath

          from WESTERN, PA.

          About Me Homeowner

          Pros

          • Easy To Clean
          • Good Capacity
          • LONG LASTING
          • SAVES SPACE - RECTANGULAR
          • Sleek Design
          • Sturdy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Garage
            • Kitchen
            • Outdoor Use
            • SHED

            Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

            The first ones I bought were brown rectangular, and about 28 gallon size. That was 30 years ago. The next batch looked the same as these. They have lasted about 15 years. I even still have an origional brown one left, 30 years old and still in use!I have always used these in the kitchen as waste baskets. We take them out 2 or 3 or 4 times a week depending on what is in them and how much is in them. Doing this we don't have a smell problem.I use 33 gal bags with them.I had them shipped to the store. [...]When I went looking for new garbage cans, these were the only ones I wanted. The price was very good too.Super product! Wouldn't buy anything else!

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Kitchen Dumpster

            By Elmo

            from Lago Vista, TX

            About Me Handyman, Homeowner, Professional, Single guy

            Pros

            • Awesome
            • Easy To Clean
            • Good Capacity
            • Sleek Design
            • Sturdy

            Cons

            • Cannot buy just 1 or 2

            Best Uses

            • Kitchen
            • Outdoor Use

            Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

            This Trashcan, because it is somewhat square in shape makes it suitable for indoor use as well as outdoor. Myself I use it as a "Kitchen Dumpster" as it holds 39 gallon bags and only needs to be emptied once per week instead of numerous times like your typical whimpy 13 gallon refuse can.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Space Saver!

            By Tim

            from Elkridge, MD

            About Me Homeowner

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Rubbermaid® Roughneck® 30 Gallon Trash Container (2979EVG) - 6 Pack:

                  This trash can is perfect for a 1 car garage. The round ones just don't fit with the car. This is the only one on the market that I could find, and it's still 30 gallons.

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