Do I have to use shredder bags for my shredder?

Shredder bags are a good idea as they contain the waste and make it easy to empty the shredder without a mess.

What is the security level of my shredder?

There are different cut sizes for each model of shredder please refer to the shredder page for the cut sizes.

What is the warranty period on my shredder and what does it cover?

Most office shredders are covered by a 24 month warranty against faulty manufacturing.

Can I shred credit cards and CD’s?

Most shredders accept credit cards but its best to check the specifications for each machine.

Can I shred stapled documents?

Most shredders accept staples, but its best to check the specifications for each machine.

Does my shredder need a service? If so, how often?

As with any office equipment annual checks can prevent breakdowns.

What is shredder oil and why would I need it?

Shredder oil is specifically designed to clean paper dust from the cutters and maintain the cutters for the maximum cutting performance.

What are shredder oil sheets and why would I need them?

Shredder oil sheets is basically an envelope with oil in it, the idea is to shred this envelope oil sheet, this will clean the paper dust from the cutters and maintain the cutting blades.

What maintenance does a shredder need?

Keeping the shredder clean and use shredder oil on a regular basis will help maintain your shredder.

How many pages can I put through a shredder?

Shredders are rated on sheet capacities, so look at the sheet specs to establish the throughput that will best suit your application.

What shredder can do cardboard?

There are special cardboard shredders available for the higher volume users but also most large office shredders will do small amount of cardboard.

What shredder is best for me?

Shredders are rated on sheet capacities, so look at the sheet specs to establish the throughput that will best suit your application.