Hire Junk King For A Junk Free New Year

Can you believe 2019 is here? Weren’t we just saying the same thing about 2018? A new year brings with it the opportunities to start fresh. That can mean signing up for gym, eating better and breaking old bad habits. It can also mean starting over in your home. This is a great time to get organized and stay that way but first you’ve got to get rid of the junk and that’s where Junk King Chicago is going to be a big help. One session with these junk hauling pros will have you living in a junk free home for the New Year.

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When deciding what to get rid of from your home, a year is actually a good measurement. If you haven’t used or worn something in a year, then you could probably do without it. Remember the goal is to free up space in order to be better organized. You don’t want to constantly sift through clutter to find the things you want. A good place to start this process is in your closets. This might mean pulling everything out and sorting through it one by one. You might discover some long forgotten outfits that could be put back into the rotation. You’ll also probably find some things you’re not too keen on wearing. Those are the things that can be turned over to Junk King but they won’t be going to waste.

Junk King has set up partnerships with many local charities throughout the Chicago area. These organizations can always benefit from clothing, furniture and other household goods. Let Junk King make the determination whether something is worth donating or not. This is what the crews are trained for.

After you’ve sorted through the closets, take the time to go through all the other storage zones in your home. There might be some obvious “big ticket” items that you definitely want to get rid of like an old futon or entertainment center. When you’ve got a dedicated team of movers on the job, getting rid of the heavy stuff won’t be an issue.

If you want to start the new year without any junk, then start with a call to Junk King Chicago today.

Junk King Chicago Customers Share Their Rave Reviews

“The team called in advance to see if they could come early. When they arrived, they were very professional and helpful. They pulled junk out from behind boxes and chairs as well as the stuff that was set out for them to grab and go. The price was reasonable and I feel good that the items will be re-purposed, sold to someone who needs/can use them or recycled and lastly trashed. I definitely recommend their services!” – Kristin, Buffalo Grove

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That is just one of the rave reviews posted by Junk King Chicago customers in the last couple of days. Yes, you’ll find that junk and customers are extremely satisfied with the work provided by these professional junk haulers and are happy to share those feelings online. Here are some other things that customers had to say:

“Quick, friendly, enough staff to get job done quickly. Very efficient.” – S.S.,
Arlington Heights

“They called prior to arrival and arrived on time. They were friendly and fast. I got exactly what I requested.” – D.V., Deerfield

“Quick friendly service. Removed my junk within 24 hours!” – H.P., Winnetka

“Excellent service, prompt, did everything I needed.” – R.R., Northbrook

It seems as of the recurring theme is “fast.” Junk King knows how busy your schedule is especially this time of year. They want to make sure that they can get in and out with all the junk that you want to get rid of in as little time as possible. All they ask is that you set aside a two-hour window. This will give them plenty of room to get from one appointment to the next. Once they show up at your property, they won’t be spending the whole two hours because it doesn’t take long to move out furniture and other clutter items. You might also find the Junk King offers you the opportunity to have a same day pickup provided the crews are in the neighborhood.

You’ll be sure to add your own rave review after hiring Junk King Chicago to get rid of all your unwanted stuff. Put them to the task today.

Hire Junk King For Your Holiday Preparations

All across Chicago, folks are pulling out their Christmas decorations and getting ready to light up the night skies. Whether you live in a home outside the city or an apartment downtown there’s something special about putting lights up at this time of year that puts everyone in a good mood. Some people like to take the minimalist approach by having simple white lights in well-organized patterns. Others prefer the eclectic approach of as many twinkling colored lights as can be strung up. Both scenarios work. What doesn’t work is decorating a yard when there is still lingering junk and debris scattered about. All of that can be gone in a flash with one call to Junk King Chicago.

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A typical Junk King session involves removing big pieces of furniture and appliances. Those are the two items that people struggle the most with when it comes to getting rid of them in their home. They need movers and a truck to take care of that and that’s exactly what Junk King provides. But Junk King doesn’t want to limit you to an old couch or refrigerator. You can get rid of just about anything that’s either inside or outside of your home. Junk King provides quality junk removal for piles of leftover construction waste or boxes of old sweaters. They can just as easily remove a ping-pong table that nobody’s playing with as they will with old patio furniture. Whatever you can point to can be picked up and loaded onto the Junk King truck by the Junk King squad. That even includes something that has to be taken apart first.

The cost for this service is based on how the truck will get packed up by the crew. Their goal is always to get as much junk into his little space as possible on the truck. They want to make sure they can make a few more stops before the end of the day. They also want to give you a good deal so the less room they take up the less you’ll be paying.

Your home will look a lot brighter for the holidays once all the junk and rubbish has been removed by Junk King Chicago. Put them on that task today.

Junk King Rubbish Removal Is The Ultimate Holiday Gift

How good are you at wrapping presents? There are a lot of folks to take great pride in how they wrap presents. They pick the perfect paper and make sure it is cut accordingly. The selection of a bow or ribbon is also important. These are the packages that are mini works of art. They look great under the Christmas tree and it is a shame to have to “ruin” them by ripping open the paper to get to the gift! Of course, there are some unique gifts that can be given to loved ones that aren’t necessarily wrapped up in a pretty box. One such gift will be a rubbish removal session from Junk King Chicago. You wouldn’t be able to wrap that up but it will certainly be appreciated when it is put to use.

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Who do you know that would benefit from having two movers and truck pull up to their house for some rubbish removal? It might be a relative or friend who doesn’t have the means to get rid of big items like an old sofa or bedroom set. But that doesn’t mean they wouldn’t appreciate having those things gone from home. Every Junk removal session set up by Junk King is staffed by two very friendly movers. This is a crew who is going to show up with a “no problem” attitude that will make them very easy to work with. That “no problem” means lifting something heavy or carrying it downstairs isn’t going to be a challenge for them. They make this kind of work look easy.

Although the initial gift might be a surprise, you don’t want to show up with the movers and a truck. You want to coordinate the schedule of the person who is receiving the gift and make sure they have time to sort through all the things they could get rid of. It might be that just clearing out closets or the garage would be all they would want. But that can still make a huge difference. A rubbish removal session with Junk King Chicago is going to be a great gift to give to someone special or to yourself. Make that happen today.

Junk King Makes Scary Junk Vanish

Have you ever wondered what happens to things when they “vanish?” In all those movies and TV show that feature magic there is usually a moment when someone makes something vanish. Does it just disappear into molecules or does it get “beamed” to a planet where everything else that vanishes goes? It would be nice if you could use some of that magic to make all the scary junk in your home vanish. But until you learn how to cast spells, you’ll just have to count on Junk King Chicago to take care of that scary junk.

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What makes a piece of junk scary? The first consideration would be anything that might be deemed a hazard. If a kid can crawl into a fridge, washer or dryer, then they probably will. That is what keeping those kinds of broken appliances on your property could become a hazard and very scary. They’re easily removed by Junk King’s two-man moving crew. This is the team what comes standard with every junk removal session.

The scary junk could be all those things casting shadows down in the basement or out in the garage. Have you ever been forced to poke around in those spots when the power is out? It’s not fun! How much of that stuff can you turn over to Junk King? Remember, they’ve got the lifting power and the truck space to get rid of anything you want to toss out. Put them to the test.

As for the “vanishing” part, Junk King isn’t just going to dump what they collect into a landfill. Instead, they’re going to take the time to sort through all the things they’ve gathered up and to determine if they can find a better spot for it at a charity or recycling center. It might mean making a few extra drop offs but that is work that Junk King is happy to do. They’ve been dedicated to this kind of disposal every since they began collecting junk back in 2005.

Is it time to clear your home of all the scary junk that is pilling up? Then it is time to call in the pros from Junk King Chicago. Make it happen today!

Junk King Makes Basement Rubbish Disappear

Fans of horror films know that once the sun sets, you don’t go down into the basement. Of course, folks in those films always do down in the basement and that’s when the trouble starts. Could your basement be the set of a horror film? It might be if it is filled with all kinds of rubbish. Even a finished basement that is in constant use as the family room can still have its fair share of clutter that needs to be removed. Before the holidays kick into high gear, schedule a session with Junk King Chicago to make all that basement rubbish disappear.

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In many homes, once something “lands” in the basement it stays there. Maybe it was brought down by the original movers. Maybe it was something that was assembled down there. Whatever way that item got there, it will take at least two movers to bring it up again and that is exactly what Junk King can provide. The Junk King crews have a lot of experience maneuvering heavy objects up and down stairs. And it’s not just basement stairs but stairs leading up to a second floor and apartment walk-ups. The crews will know from looking over the piece whether it can make it up the stairs without damaging the walls. If there is a risk, then they’ll take the thing apart first. Junk King is all about problem solving when it comes to rubbish removal!

Making rubbish removal from your basement a priority doesn’t mean you have to stop there. The Junk King teams can carry out anything from any room in the house. They can also help clear out the garage and yards. There is going to be a lot of open space left behind when Junk King is finished at your home. That’s a good thing!

When the Junk King truck is loaded and you’re satisfied, the job on your end is complete but the crews have a bit more work ahead of them. They’re going to be sorting through all the stuff you want to get rid of to see what can be recycled and what can be donated. Junk King likes to keep it green.

Removing all the rubbish from your basement isn’t complicated. Just call Junk King Chicago.

Handling Debris Removal The Right Way

When was the last time you sorted through everything your garage? That means going through every body, every bag and every shelf. What about your closets? Have you ever pulled every single item from your closets and went through them one by one? That is really the only way you would be able to determine if everything in those places still has value. If you decided to go through that sorting process now, then you might be left with a few piles of unwanted debris to get rid of. Yes, this is debris in the sense that it is stuff you want to get rid of that serves no real purpose. And the best way to take care of debris removal is with a call to Junk King Chicago.

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Debris can also be piled up in the backyard, under a porch or in a storage shed.
Again, you’ll have to do some sorting to decide what you want to keep and what you want to get rid of. Once those decisions are made, it will be time to call Junk King. They’re going to ask what you’re throwing out and when do you want it to happen. They need to know the scope of the job. Junk King has become the area’s “go-to” hoarder clean up specialist. But that takes additional crews and trucks for a complete clean up in a single day. It would be a problem for Junk King; they just need the heads up.

As for the best time, Junk King likes to complete their appointments within 24 hours of first contact. You can also give yourself some extra sorting time and lock in a weekend session. The good thing about working with Junk King is that they move fast. They could come to your place first thing Saturday morning and have everything gone before your coffee gets cold.

What takes the most time for Junk King is disposing of your stuff. That’s because they might have to make a few extra stops at recycling centers or charities but that is work they’re happy to do. Debris removal can make a major difference around your home and yards. Let Junk King Chicago help with that goal today.

Get Rid Of Kitchen Appliances Without A Hassle

It is conceivable that you might hold onto a piece of furniture for a lifetime. Usually, this is something like a dresser, table or mantelpiece that might have been passed down through the generations. You want to hold onto something like that because it has special value. The same can’t be said for your appliances. Any kitchen appliance that is used on a regular basis is going to eventually wear down and need to be replaced. Maybe it won’t break as much as simple need to be upgraded. When it is time to get rid of kitchen appliances you’ll want to bring in the pros from Junk King Chicago. They can take care of this task without a hassle for you.

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What does “without a hassle” really mean? It starts with scheduling to get rid of your kitchen appliances at a time that works best for you. If you’re getting new appliances delivered in the afternoon, then you can have Junk King pick up the old ones in the morning. There also won’t be any hassle with unhooking those appliances. The Junk King crews have plenty of experience with this type of work.

As for actually getting that appliance out of your home, again, no hassle. You don’t need to do any lifting at all. All you’ll need to do is open the door and the Junk King crew will handle the rest.

Getting rid of kitchen appliances also means disposing of them in a responsible way. This will be taken care of Junk King long after they’ve left your home. Junk King has set up partnerships with local recycling facilities and charities. The condition of your appliance will determine where it might end up. If it still works, then it can be turned over to the charity who can get it cleaned up and in the hands of a family in need. If the appliance is beyond repair, then it can be recycled for parts. All of this is part of the Junk King service.

Getting rid of your old kitchen appliances will never be a hassle as long as Junk King Chicago is on the job.

Proactive First-time Home Buying Tips

Home buying season is kicking into high gear and will remain that way up to late in November when things begin to cool off. Between now then a lot of homes will be bought and sold in the Chicago area. Are you a first-time homebuyer? If so, then you might want to apply some of these proactive tips to help make the process go smoother for you.

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Financing

It will be a smart move to have you financing in place before you start shopping. You don’t want to get into a situation where an offer is accepted but the seller has to wait for your financing to go through. They probably won’t wait. Part of that financing will involve a deposit and closing costs. Sometimes the closing costs can be included in the loan amount but that will just make all the numbers increase. As for the deposit, gone is the day of “no money down” loans. Today, most lenders are expecting you to put down at least 20% of the loan. They’ll also want to know you have up to three months savings in your bank account to make your mortgage payments.

Making an Offer

Online information about a particular house will provide you with compatible prices of homes in the neighborhood. It will also show you what the home sold for the last time it was on the market. All of this information is going to help you formulate an offer price. This something you should be doing in consultation with your realtor. You’ll want to focus on the fair market value of the house and not the list price. Some owners go way over the top with their valuations. They might get it but that doesn’t mean you have to pay it.

Think Outside of Your Dream Zone

Everyone has an idea of what their dream home should look like. This is the “must-have” list that you will go house hunting with. Unfortunately, the reality of the market and what you can afford often clash. This might mean thinking outside of your dream zone. Could you live somewhere with a longer commute to work? Could you move into a place that needed fixing up? Would you consider a foreclosed property? In other words, when it come to shopping for a home, everything should be on the table for consideration.

After finding that home, you could be packing up the moment the deal closes. The smart move here is to bring in Junk King Chicago. One session with these junk removal experts and you’ll be moving with a much lighter load. There is no reason to bring all the things you have been wanting to get rid of. Before you move into your new home, let Junk King Chicago move out all the rubbish and clutter. Start junk free!

Getting Your Kids Ready For School

Summer winding down can only mean one thing for parents: It’s back-to-school time! This is when family schedules are once again upended but for good reasons. Adjustments will have to be made and pickups and drop offs will need to be coordinated. Here are some other items to consider when you’re getting your kids ready for school.

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Embrace Their New Hobbies

The older a child gets, the more they’ll be able to explore new hobbies and activities. Most of these will be happening after school but that’s not a bad thing as long as they don’t run into homework time. Although they will be focused in the moment of doing their best playing sports, dancing, acting, singing or playing an instrument, a lot of what they’ll learning in these hobbies can have a positive impact on the rest of their lives. In other words, embrace their new hobbies.

Liven Up Their Lunch Boxes

The best way to insure your student is having a healthy lunch is to pack it for them. First, you might want to say good-bye to the juice box and hello fruit infused water. They get the same fruity “kick” but without all the added sugar. Instead of salty snacks, pack veggie sticks. Let your kid pick out their favorites. As for the sandwiches, you can mix things up there, too by switching up the bread. Try wraps, pitta, bagels or toast.

Wake Up Early

Sorry but school days means everyone gets up early. Since you’re in charge, you should add 15 minutes to your wakeup time so you can assess the day and get things in order. For breakfast, let the kids pick what the want the night before and then set out as much as you can to have it ready. On the weekends, whip up a batch of waffles and pancakes and then freeze them. One pass through the toaster and they’re ready to go.

Choose Outfits the Night Before

Along with getting as much ready for breakfast and lunch making the night before, you should also have your kids pick out what they’re going to wear the night before. If your child has a school uniform, then the night before would be the time to wash and/or iron it.

Once you get into these habits, you’ll find your mornings running a lot smoother. It will help you stay organized when there isn’t a lot of clutter in closets, dressers and everywhere else. That’s why a decluttering session with Junk King Chicago should be a priority. You designate what you want removed and the Junk King crew will whisk it away in a matter of minutes. Getting your kids ready for school will be helped when you get rid of the clutter. Give that job to Junk King Chicago today.