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Give The Gift Of No Junk This Holiday

In your lifetime of giving Christmas gifts how many bathrobes do you think you have handed out on Christmas morning? What about the number of sweaters? Slippers? Those are all greatly appreciated gifts but after a while the people that you care the most about probably have everything they need. That’s why it’s always fun to think “outside of the box.” This year, you could give someone special the gift of no junk. That would mean setting up a junk removal session with Junk King Contra Costa. In just a short while with these junk removal pros and attire home can be cleared of all kinds of unwanted clutter. Just think of how happy that could make someone in your life.

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When you set up an appointment with Junk King you actually setting up an appointment with two movers and a big truck. This is certainly a lot easier than trying to track down your own day laborers or renting a truck that you might not even know how to drive! The Junk King crew who will be assigned to the junk removal session is going to show up with a friendly and problem-solving attitude. The only two ways for something to come into your home is if it was brought in by another pair of movers or built right in the room. The team from Junk King will make the decision of whether hauling something out or take it apart first is the best option. Their goal is to make sure your walls and floors are scuffed up. So far, they have an incredible track record with achieving that goal!

Size and weight don’t matter to the Junk King. There only focus is how the going to pack up the truck with all your stuff. It might be that when they arrive in your house, they might already have half of the truck full of stuff. That can actually work to your advantage because it means cramming your stuff into the remaining half and your price would reflect that. The less room they take up the less you’ll be paying.

If you want to brighten up someone’s holiday, then schedule a junk removal session with Junk King Contra Costa today. No one wants junk in their home for the new year!

 

How To Have A Great Holiday Without The Stress

With Thanksgiving in the “review mirror”, it’s time to focus on the rest of the holiday season and that’s when the stress can really start to kick in. Between work, kids’ recitals, shopping and all the parties it is easy to get overwhelmed fast. The holidays shouldn’t be a cause of anxiety. Consider these tips for reducing your stress during the holidays.

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Prioritize

The holidays are when you can put your organizing skills to work. At some point, you have to embrace the idea that “something has to give.” This means you don’t have to go to every party at the expense of your being worn out. You don’t have to do all the shopping in a mall when an online shopping session can take care of the same gifts. It is also important to do as much up front as possible so that the closer you get to Christmas, the less you’ll have to do.

Pick Your Battles

You know that there is a good chance you might come in contact with some people who trigger stress. Whether it is a family member or coworker, you might have to hold your tongue. They might not agree with a lot of your opinions but what does it really matter? For the sake of the holidays and your stress level let it go. You can also opt not to engage. If they start talking about a topic you know is going to cause stress, then smile, excuse yourself and walk away.

Don’t Complicate Things

Martha Stewart no doubt has a of great holiday decorating and baking advice. You don’t have to be Martha Stewart. The difference between a cookie that takes 30 minutes to get ready vs. one that takes hours to decorate is negligible. They’re both tasty but one is going to free up more time. Your goal should be to avoid making things complicated. That is especially true if you’re throwing your own holiday party. Ask for guests to bring dips, appetizers or desserts. Everyone is in the baking spirit so that won’t be a problem! The less complications, the less stress.

Bring In Help

Getting your home ready for the holidays is easy when you’ve got all your decorations organized. It’s also easy when you’ve gotten the clutter removed. Here is where hiring Junk King Contra Costa can make a big difference. If you’ve got unwanted stuff cluttering up a guest room or messing up your garage, then turn it all over to the crew from Junk King Contra Costa. You’ll feel a lot better about inviting guests over for the holiday after Junk King Contra Costa has cleared away the junk.

Bring In Help To Make Your Home Ready For Guests

What is the most amount of overnight guests you’ve hosted in your home? If you have thrown a sleepover for one of your kids, then it’s not uncommon to have five or six sleeping bags stuffed with the young ones. Typically, most homes can accommodate one or two extra people. Of course, during the holidays all bets are off as families gather to celebrate the season. This could mean expanding your sleeping arrangements to include the sofa in the living room or a cot in the basement. No matter how many people you might have spending the night, you want to make sure your home is presentable. That can happen with one call to Junk King Contra Costa. Although the crews from Junk King Contra Costa won’t be able to mop your floors or scrub the bathtub, they can certainly make a huge difference when it comes to clearing out clutter.

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You’re going to be assigned a two-man moving crew to help facilitate your junk removal process. This Junk King Contra Costa team has been licensed, bonded and insured. That makes them 100% professional and trustworthy. They also have a lot of experience when it comes to lifting all kinds of items from a home. Whether you want to get rid of a piano or sofa, these crews will know exactly how to maneuver those pieces out of the house. If it appears something won’t be able to fit out the door before taking apart, then you can count on the crews to bust out the tools and make that happen.

Cost is always a factor especially during the holidays. You’ll know the fee you’ll be expected to pay before the work starts. That fee will be based on an estimate of how much space your stuff needs on the back of the truck. The only way to get to that final price is for the crew to size up all your stuff in person. Once they present you with an estimate it’s a price it’s not going to change. Even if your stuff ends up taking up more room you’ll still only pay that original price.

Getting your home ready for guests should always start with a call to Junk King Contra Costa. Clearing out the junk will make a huge difference!