A flash flood recently raced through nearby Manitou Springs leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The horrifying images of a mudslide were captured on video when an intrepid reporter who found herself in the wrong place at the wrong time. The reporter’s car, like so many others were caught in a torrent of mud. That mud also raced through neighborhoods tearing up trees, busting into homes and making a huge mess for the local residents who are only now starting to clean up from the mess. This one of those storms that won’t soon be forgotten.
Junk King of Colorado Springs is doing its part to help with any cleanup after a storm. The JK crews have been known to work extremely long hours to make sure homeowners’ yards are cleared out of debris that could prove to be a safety hazard. When rains flood a basement and property is damaged, Junk King is quick to show up and remove that property before harmful mold can develop. All it takes is one call to Junk King and they’ll spring into action.
Naturally, you don’t have to wait for storm damage to take full advantage of Junk King. They work just as hard in calm times! It actually might be smart to prepare for the next storm by having junk cleared out of your home and property. In your yards, you might notice some weakened tree branches. It would be better to pull them down and safely disposed of them then having them fall during a storm when they can cause serious damage. You can also use Junk King to clean up yard waste that might clog storm drains or rain gutters.
Instead of facing the prospect of floods ruining your property, make sure all the things you have in storage are worthy to be kept. If it is junk then let the JK crew take it away. That way you can properly store the things that matter out of harm’s way. When you hire Junk King they’ll be sending along a truck capable of carting away any oversized object. Think about what it took to bring in the old sofa or dishwasher? You’ll need that same kind of manpower and truck space to get rid of that, right? And that’s just what Junk King will be providing.
The Junk King operators are standing by to answer your questions and set up an appointment to get a free estimate for the services. In many cases, you can get your junk removed on the same day you make that first call. Get junk free with Junk King Colorado Springs!
To build a new home you need a permit. Following the number of issued permits will give you a pretty good indication of how strong the housing market is becoming. That in turn will tell you how our economy is holding up. Good news for Colorado Springs: single-family building permits totaled 227 for the month of March.
That’s around a one-third increase over the same amount of permits issued at this time last year. All told the total for the first quarter of 2013 were 625 permits and that’s a whopping 70% increase over last year. This also means home prices are slowly ticking back up. As a homeowner you have the option to cash in on those increasing values by making improvements around your property. One popular remodeling project is refurbishing an outdoor deck or porch.
The first look someone will have at your home will be from the outside. What kind of shape is your front porch in? What about your backyard deck? Have the many harsh winters have taken their toll on your wood? If you’re ready for a new deck or porch you’ve going to find a great deal on lumber. Be on the lookout for specially treated lumber that will not only hold up in all kinds of weather but is also treated to be fire resistant. That should be of great importance for anyone here in Colorado Spring. In fact, many local homeowners are swapping out their old wood for fire resistant lumber just to be on the safe side. No matter what type of remodeling project you undertake to increase your property value you’re going to go through a demolition phase. Junk King Colorado Springs should be your partner for that process.
A Junk King crew will have no problem removing a pile of scrap lumber left off from tearing out an old deck or peeling off an old roof. The JK team will load up that lumber onto the back of their truck and make sure it’s disposed of properly. Getting rid of that torn up lumber is vital especially if you have kids around.
You don’t want them playing around those piles. Although you might be calling Junk King for lumber removal there is no reason why they can’t take away the rest of your junk at the same time. Load up that truck with old furniture, auto parts, lawnmower or sporting equipment that isn’t being used. That’s the other trick to increasing your property value: clearing out the junk. Let Junk King show you the way.
Back at the beginning of November, the residents of Stratmoor South and Stratmoor Hills got together for their annual fall clean-up. Volunteers strolled through the neighborhoods, block by block picking up all kinds of unwanted items and trash. Everything that was collected was dropped off at the Stratmoor Hills Fire Department. That’s where a couple of rental dumpsters were set up for the drop off. There was also a lunch provided for all the volunteers as a show of gratitude. The FD was also on hand to talk to any resident about fire issues like smoke alarms, evacuation planning and keeping the home safe. This is a wonderful example of how a neighborhood comes together and helps make it a great place to live.
Could a project like this inspire your own cleanup around the old homestead? If so then know that you don’t have to do it alone. The most popular junk removal service in Colorado Springs is standing by to lend a hand. Junk King Colorado Springs is the company and they’ve been a big part of helping local residents with junk removal since they came into town just over a year ago. This is a business that is certified, bonded and insured. In other words, they are the only type of company who should be doing this kind of work for you.
With Junk King you’ll be getting your own work crew to direct in all aspects of your cleanup project. This means guiding them towards where the junk is “living” on your property. You don’t have to pull it out into a pile. The Junk King crew will go down the basements, up in the attic or out in the garage to find what you want to get rid of. They’ll also navigate that object out of your home and onto their truck. Their won’t be any worry about whether or not your junk will fit onto their truck. It’s a promise that what you want to get rid of will be taken away.
What often happens is that a homeowner will finally want to get rid of one specific bulky item like an old couch or mattress. Then when they think about making the most of that Junk King Colorado Spring’s pickup they start uncovering all kinds of other items to be tossed onto the truck. Things like unused computers, copiers or kitchen appliances are all good to go. The Junk King debris cleanup isn’t just for the inside of your home. That same crew can work around your entire property picking up piles of dirt or leaves, rusty patio furniture or even tree branches. Whatever you want taken away Junk King will make it gone!
President Obama recently launched a tour of backyard chats. The plan is to head off to typical family homes across the nation to talk about the issues that are on the minds of Americans. Ever wonder what it would take to get the President to come to your backyard? It’s not a matter of making a donation or running a local campaign office. The choice comes down to who has the best looking backyard in the town they are visiting.
If the President is going to be giving a speech then that speech is going to be broadcast around the world so they want to make sure it looks nice. You’re not going to see the President giving a speech in a torn up yard with a busted patio. All of this begs the question, what shape is your backyard in? Would you be ready for a Presidential visit? If not you might want to consider hiring a professional Colorado yard waste removal company to help get your yard in shape.Just because you decide to work on your yard doesn’t mean the President is going to stop by for a beer. But it can certainly do a lot to increase your property value and make the surroundings more appealing for any visiting company of your own.
A yard make-over can be a big project whether you’re doing it yourself or bringing in landscapers. With landscapers you’re going to be charged for every little thing. Make sure you go over the estimate and see what the cost of hauling away of the yard refuse would be. You might get yourself a better deal by hiring your own crew for that task. That would be simple enough to accomplish. Have the landscaping crew pile up whatever garbage they create on the project. Then schedule a Colorado yard waste removal company to come by at either the end of the day or beginning of the next to haul it all away. You save money and your yard workers won’t skip a beat.
If you’re taking on the backyard remodel job yourself, then you definitely want to have a yard waste removal crew on stand-by. There’s no telling what you might be digging up. Whatever it is, a qualified removal team will be able to handle it. Whether its mounds of sod, chunks of concrete or stacks of broken branches, they’ll have the room in their truck to take it all away.
You could try to get the city to pick up your yard waste but they’re going to have limits. Yes, if you can fit all your yard stuff into one neat little pile they might take it away but you also have to get it out to the curb. Why make extra work for yourself? And what if your pile is too big? Now you’ve got a mound of dirt and leaves sitting on your curb that isn’t going to make anyone happy. The goal is to get your yard project finished as quickly as possible before the weather turns nasty. The sooner you can clear away the waste, the sooner you can get to planting.
For the best in Colorado yard waste removal, give Junk King Colorado Springs a try. Junk King Colorado Springs is a local hauling business that will make sure to handle your junk removal needs in an efficient and eco-friendly manner. Book a free on site estimate online or call 1-800-995-JUNK today.