Decorative Trash Cans 

Buy the best decorative trash cans  selected and recommended by interior designers. By Tara Gosselin.

Trash cans don't have to be unsightly. With the evolution of style, all items in the home have to keep up. And if you have a pretty decorative scheme, then a pretty trash can is what you need. These are great, come in many sizes, and can accomodate plenty of styles. Take a look in this collection and find your pretty trash can. We have a few to choose from.

Contemporary Round Decorative Trash Cans

Contemporary Round Decorative Trash Cans

$38.99 $75

Contemporary Round Decorative Trash Cans

Red Barrel Studio®

$38.99 $75

Description

Perfect for a neutral-toned modern space, these decorative trash cans are 10 inches tall and made of grey and silver resin. They’re round in shape with a square bottom. This waste basket features a cool circular design on all sides. 

Designer Advice

One of these grey decorative trash cans would make the ideal addition to any contemporary bathroom. They’re compact and able to add a stylish flair with the unique exterior design. It’s recommended that you hand wash this beautiful trash can. 

Floral Style Pretty Trash Can

Floral Style Pretty Trash Can

$37.99 $42.99

Floral Style Pretty Trash Can

House of Hampton®

$37.99 $42.99

Description

Able to hold three gallons of waste, this round-top pretty trash can is crafted out of beige resin with decorative flowers across the front. It features a slim design and measures 10 inches in height, so it will fit in the corner of any bathroom. 

Black Painted Galvanized Trash Can

Black Painted Galvanized Trash Can

$27.99 $31.99

Black Painted Galvanized Trash Can

Autumn Alley

$27.99 $31.99

Description

Also available in grey, this black-painted galvanized trash can is a cool vintage bucket-style with a turned wood handle. It’s a round design that sits 12 inches in height. This garbage can is finished in rust-resistant paint and features an embossed ‘trash’ label on the front. 

Black Wood Like Cute Kitchen Trash Cans

Black Wood Like Cute Kitchen Trash Cans

Black Wood Like Cute Kitchen Trash Cans

Keter

Description

Sleek and slim, one of these unique kitchen trash cans is over 33 inches tall with a wood-like slatted design made of brown polypropylene resin. It contains a curved metal handle that opens the hinged lid to over 30 gallons of waste storage. 

Designer Advice

Due to the weather and mildew-resistant material used in these unique kitchen trash cans, they can easily be stored outside near the grill. Also, the overall design of these decorative trash cans allows them to be a good option to pop in the pantry for malodorous waste items. 

Square Grey Marble Decorative Trash Cans

Square Grey Marble Decorative Trash Cans

Square Grey Marble Decorative Trash Cans

Union Rustic

Description

Rich in taste, this resin two-toned marble beautiful trash feels very modern. It sits at just under 10 inches in height in a square shape with an open top. It’s crafted out of rust-resistant material that’s easy to wipe down and clean. 

Designer Advice

One of these compact decorative trash cans are the perfect size to fit inside a bathroom or kitchen cupboard. This style would also impact any home office, bedroom, or den. The lightweight and contemporary design allows it to become a wastebasket that can be used in various settings. 

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Decorative Trash Cans 

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Rolling metal laundry basket

The beautiful and highly decorated trash can be a great solution for the bathroom where it will serve as a metal laundry hamper. Beautiful decorations in eye-catching colors captivate you. The white background creates a unique whole.

Pretty trash cans

The standalone kitchen trash in the rustic style. Looking like from the late seventies. Covered with the delicate cream paint, what makes it fit to many colours of furniture. I would like to buy it, because I am an oldschool fan.

Pretty trash can

Capacious and long-lasting, this outdoor trash can is beautifully hand-painted with dragonflies and blooming flowers. It's all designed of durable metal, featuring a drum body with a pair of metal handles, and a tight round lid.

Vintage mid century modern atomic trash

Vintage mid century modern atomic trash

This vintage waste bin is a wonderfully crafted masterpiece with big attention to details visible at first sight. It owes its high quality thanks to materials used: perforated gold, anodized metal with a wooden base and legs.

Painted metal trash can

Charming trash can made of metal and decorated with floral theme. Positive accent for kitchens, bathrooms, offices and others interiors according to taste.

Trash can painting

No more boring trash cans! This eye-catching trash bin with colorful monster design will make your home unusual and will encourage your family to tidying. Simple taking out the trash can be an amazing adventure.

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Practical element of home equipment. This trash can features simple appearance and includes two handles for better transportation. Its round lid also includes a functional handle. Green color of this trash can looks nice in any design.

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Beautiful Rain Barrels - my next summer project - may just use an old trash can....

Trash Bin

Trash Bin

Climbing ivy trash can goes perfectly with my flowery bedding

Climbing Ivy Trash Can goes perfectly with my flowery bedding, who knew a trashcan could be pretty! #UrbanOutfitters #PinARoomWinARoom

Pretty garbage cans

This trash can is not only extraordinarily sophisticated furniture but it is also one hundred percent ecological - recycled and pretty. Having such a trash can is a nice idea. Creating a trash can out of trash.

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These were ORDINARY trash cans! But now they're painted in SO pretty way! I'd never expect sunny flowers meadow accents with butterflies, dragonflies and stuff on a common metal TRASH can. The hand painting is done expertly here!!

Motion Sensor Metal 13 Gallon Trash Can

Motion Sensor Metal 13 Gallon Trash Can

Slim and cylindrical, this trash receptacle brings a light, contemporary touch to your kitchen space. It balances a high-tech, motion-sensor lid design with a budget-friendly price and durable design, making it an excellent addition to any family home.

A carbon filter deodorizer helps to control unpleasant smells. The 31.3'' H x 12.6'' W x 11.6'' D unit is available in both pearl and black finishes, so it's easy to match with almost any aesthetic.

Dual Compartment Stainless Steel 16 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

Dual Compartment Stainless Steel 16 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

Two eight-gallon compartments make this trash can perfect for helping you and your family separate recycling from refuse. A stainless-steel finish is easy to clean while the motion sensor lid provides simple, convenient, and sanitary access to your waste receptacles.

At 22" H x 13.9" D x 23.1" W, this trash can is ideal for optimizing smaller spaces. Four caster wheels--one at each corner of the trash can--further enhance movability and functionality.

$225.24

Medium Duty Galvanized 10 Gallon Curbside Trash & Recycling Bin

Medium Duty Galvanized 10 Gallon Curbside Trash & Recycling Bin

This nostalgic kitchen bin is perfect for the farmhouse-inspired kitchen or for complementing a bohemian-inspired space with vintage touches.

Lightweight, galvanized steel provides years of sturdy use and corrosion resistance. Handles on each side of the trash can help you move it easily, while the seal around the edge enables you to manage odors.

This multifunctional kitchen accessory is not only for waste management but also ideal for housing up to 40 lb. bags of pet food.

Vintage teal metal chrome beauty can

Vintage teal metal chrome beauty can

Classic trashcan with striped pattern in a shape of cylinder. It is made of chrome covered with blue paint. Trashcan has simple, metal lid. It will play its role in the kitchen or in the office as a wastepaper basket.

Stainless Steel 13 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

Stainless Steel 13 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

At 26" H x 16" W and features a 13-gallon capacity, this stainless-steel trash unit is the perfect size for any kitchen. It also helps to improve kitchen hygiene, due to the touchless sensor that opens and closes its lid at a slow pace for easy use.

The stainless-steel exterior is easy to keep clean and smudge-free. Power it with included AC adapter or with 4 D-batteries purchased separately.

$62.44

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Trash can fitted with convenient foot step. It is made of high quality polypropylene with chrome finish. Neutral and functional design for each place. It has very good recommendations from satisfied customers.

Ericksen 13 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

Ericksen 13 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

A black motion-sensor lid and stainless-steel exterior enhance the functionality and style of your modern industrial kitchen. The motion sensor only draws power as needed for a lifespan up to three times longer than other automated trash cans.

Press the open button twice, and the lid remains open for five minutes for easy clean up after dinner. The carbon technology odor control system helps minimize off-putting aromas and keeps your kitchen smelling clean and fresh.

You'll love this sturdy and attractive waste receptacle so much that you'll want one for your recyclables too!

Stainless Steel 13.2 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

Stainless Steel 13.2 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

A sophisticated motion sensor operates the removable lid of this trash can to streamline waste disposal in your kitchen. Classy yet understated, this trash can's chrome-colored steel exterior melds seamlessly with modern, stainless steel appliances.

The sleek design functions as an anchor to your kitchen corner, and the non-skid base prevent the unit from shifting or toppling from impact. The long-lasting battery features a sleep mode for better energy efficiency, and the lid operates with a quiet, soft close motion.

$62.44

Erhart Stainless Steel 14 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

Erhart Stainless Steel 14 Gallon Motion Sensor Trash Can

This large, 14-gallon, motion-sensor lid trash can features an AbsorbX technology odor control system for optimal kitchen freshness and hygiene. The retracting lid design provides a unique, sophisticated detail to your kitchen space.

The extra-wide lid offers a controlled opening mechanism, a trash bag holder, and is UV coated to prevent the growth of bacteria. Available in steel, black, and white finishes to suit a wide range of kitchen décor aesthetics.

Wayfair Basics Plastic 13 Gallon Step On Trash Can

Wayfair Basics Plastic 13 Gallon Step On Trash Can

Simple, affordable, and functional, this contemporary trash can features a step-action lid to minimize kitchen mess.

With a capacity of 13 gallons, this plastic trashcan is suitable for families, couples, and individuals. It's small enough to encourage frequent emptying but large enough that you won't be constantly running to and from your outdoor bins.

The slow-close lid offers noise reduction, and the separate ring holds your trash bag securely inside.

Wayfair Basics 12 Gallon Swing Top Trash Can

Wayfair Basics 12 Gallon Swing Top Trash Can

Budget-friendly and functional, this swing-top trash offers convenient waste disposal for your home. Available in both nickel and black finishes, it's the perfect finishing touch for the corner of your kitchen.

This 12-gallon polypropylene trash can features a molded lid that securely holds bags with soft-touch clips to prevent tearing and non-slip feet for added stability. With compact 28'' H x 13.25'' W x 18'' D dimensions, it is ideal for narrow spaces.

Plastic 13 Gallon Step On Trash Can

Plastic 13 Gallon Step On Trash Can

Available in mocha, gray, and black finishes with silver-colored accents, this trash can is constructed from hard, superior-quality plastic for long-lasting functionality. The lid is powered by a foot lever for a more hygienic kitchen environment and features a quiet, smooth operation.

A pet-safe lock allows you to secure the lid when you're not around and want to keep nosy pets or small children out of the garbage.

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