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Great Ideas For Your Garage

Do you remember when you moved into your house and how empty your garage was? There might have only been a bare light bulb in the space. How quickly did it take for you to fill that up? The garage is meant for parking your car but it also becomes a very popular “storage unit” for the home. If you’ve gotten used to not parking your car in your garage, then perhaps it’s time to reevaluate that space. In other words, as long as your car is taking care of why not put that space to better use? Here are some ideas that you could adapt for your garage:

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Home Office

There’s a long list of successful businesses that started in a garage. If you’ve got an idea or business that you’d like to start, then you need dedicated space for an office. A garage is a perfect area for that. If you don’t want to feel boxed in, then you can always replace the garage door with a wall and windows.

Playroom

Whether you have one kid or five, the first thing that becomes apparent is that they have a way of taking over the entire house. You can reclaim your home by setting up the garage as their private playroom. There’s nothing wrong with keeping your washer and dryer in the garage but you can put down some linoleum flooring, add shelves and a kid size table to make this a terrific playroom. Won’t it be great to have all the toys in one place?

Arts and Craft Studio

If you are in to arts and crafts, then you need a good space for your creations. You can set of a central workstation in your garage and have plenty of overhead lighting. There’s also room for storage of all your materials. If your garage is freestanding, then you might want to consider adding a skylight to bring in natural light.

Before you get to work on any of these renovations, you want to make sure your garage is completely clear of all your unwanted clutter. One call to Junk King Contra Costa gets that job done. These professional junk haulers will be able to literally back right up to your garage door. All you have to do is point to the things you want taken away and you’ll be amazed at how quickly they disappear. Make your garage into something wonderful by clearing out the clutter first with help from Junk King Contra Costa.

Convert Your Garage Into A Guest Room

Do you go into a panic anytime company is coming over? If it’s a surprise popover, then usually we all go into “scramble mode” in an effort to clear up as much clutter as possible. That usually means cramming the closets full of all that stuff. But what about longer stays? Do you have the space in your home to accommodate out of town visitors? This is probably a question you might face during the holiday season. If you know that you will be getting visitors from out of town, then you might want to consider converting your garage into a guest room. This is a great idea if a new baby is coming in your house and the grandparents will be making visits. That type of conversion isn’t as complicated as it sounds but it begins with clearing out that space of all the unwanted rubbish you’ve accumulated over the past several years. That is a task that is easily accomplished with one call to Junk King Contra Costa.

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Junk King Contra Costa will provide the essential tools you’ll need to get this type of job done. That would be the manpower and the truck space. Every junk removal session set up by Junk King Contra Costa is staffed by two very capable movers. This is a dedicated duo who arrives with the no problem attitude. They don’t care how heavy or bulky something is; if you want removed, then they’ll make sure it gets on that truck!

When it comes to clearing out the clutter in your garage your task is to do some pre-sorting before the team arrives. Depending upon the amount of junk you have in storage it could take a while to go through every box but that is time well spent. As soon as all that stuff is cleared, you’ll be able to transform that space into your guest room. All you need for that is some paint, drywall and flooring. As for the big garage door, you could always have that taken down and either walled up or replaced with a smaller door and wall. Yes, the Junk King crew will be happy to remove that garage door, too!

Converting your garage into a guest room should start with a call to Junk King Contra Costa. That will be the easiest part of the job!

Save Your Embarrassment Over The Garage Clutter

Are you embarrassed open your garage doors? You’re probably not alone. If you were to do a survey throughout your neighborhood, then you would find that many of your neighbors are in the same position of having a garage that is so cluttered junk you could possibly park a car in there. Opening the garage door reveals boxes and rubbish stacked to the ceiling. Is that really the best use of that space? If you’re ready to get rid of all that clutter and avoid the embarrassment, then you’re ready to give Junk King Contra Costa a call. These are the junk removal pros that specialize in clearing out garages.

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As far as Junk King Contra Costa is concerned, a garage clean out is very easy. All they have to do is back the truck up to the door and load up all the things want to get rid of. It’s a very short trip for all that junk! Before the crew, shows up your job through all the things you’re keeping in the garage and decide exactly what you want tossed out. There are a couple of factors in mind that might help you decide on that toss out pile.

First, it doesn’t matter to the Junk King crew how heavy something is. You could be throwing out a pool table, treadmill or piano. As far as the Junk King crew is concerned it’s all going to end up on the back of the truck so what’s the difference? The other thing to keep in mind is that whatever you’re throwing out doesn’t automatically mean it’s going to be dumped in a landfill.

Junk King Contra Costa would much rather drop your stuff off at a charity or recycling facility then making a trip to a landfill. All the crews working for junk King have been trained to spot those items that can be repurposed. They also know what the local charities are specifically looking for. That makes the job of sorting through your stuff easy.

You should also know that the truck used by the Junk King crew would be big enough to hold whatever you want to toss out. Bottom line: when you hire Junk King Contra Costa to remove your junk anything and everything can go!