Monthly Archives: February 2011

Kansas City Yard Waste Removal – Managing your Yard

Take a look out of the window of your Kansas City home. What do you see? If you live in an apartment, you’re off the hook. You don’t really have to worry about what is outside your window unless it is bad weather. However, if you’re living in a home you’ve probably got a back and front yard to contend with. Keeping these spaces managed becomes your second job. At least, it’s your weekend job.
Think of all the hours you’ve spent mowing, raking, trimming, digging, planting, watering and waiting for something to grow. That’s a lot of work for one little plot of land. But our yards can be worth that effort. We can take great pride in well trimmed lawn and colorful flowerbeds. Of course to get to that “Better Homes and Garden” look it’s going to take some work. Newsflash: you don’t have to do all that work by yourself, especially when there is a Kansas City yard waste removal company like Junk King standing by to make your life easier.
Easier how? Suppose you want to get a jump on spring cleaning with the removal of fallen tree limbs; just how do you plan on getting rid of those branches? Not everyone has a wood chipper. And do you really want to spend time with a buzz saw chopping up that wood? The yard waste removal team can merely dump it all into the back of their truck and take it way. You might not even have to lift a finger!
Sprucing up a yard isn’t just about the mess that Mother Nature might have made. It’s also about the potential piles of waste you could create. This can happen when you have decided to dig up a patch of the backyard for a fresh vegetable garden.  All that sod has to go somewhere. Then there are the major backyard revivals that involve new decks, walk ways or patios. Junk King’s Kansas City yard waste removal team should be able to handle whatever is in your yard. This includes pieces of broke concrete, rotted wood or rocks and stones.
You might be embracing your lawn project as the perfect DIY kind of endeavor. There’s nothing wrong with that! But just because you’re doing it yourself doesn’t mean you have to ruin your SUV in the effort. Think about that. If you want to haul off all that yard waste yourself it’s going to mean loading up the family car with dirt. That’s not a good choice. Even if you decide to rent your own truck there is the picking up and dropping off plus all the labor. Do you really want to get involved with all that? If you have a professional Kansas City yard waste removal team on your side, all you would have to do is point to piles of dirt, rock, branches or wood and say, “Take ‘em away!” Once all that yard waste is cleared you can focus on replanting. Before you know it, your back and front yards will spring to life and be the pride of the neighborhood.
To get your yard waste removal project started today, simply call 1-888-888-JUNK or book a free on site estimate online.

Kansas City Green Junk Removal

How green are you? If you have kids you’ll probably be asked this question sooner or later (if you haven’t already!). Middle school science classes around Kansas City are teaching kids the benefits of recycling, repurposing and reusing. That’s the cornerstone of the green movement. Perhaps your Kansas City neighborhood already provides for recycling pick up with the weekly garbage. That’s going to mean everyone is the household can get in on the green act by separating their plastics and papers. It’s a good first step, but did you know you can kick that up another notch? When it’s time to get rid of your big junk items make sure the junk hauling crew you hire is up on their green junk removal – Junk King Kansas City.

The goal with any recycling or green junk removal program is to stop that junk from going to a landfill. The more we can keep out of landfills the better it’s going to be for everybody. Those are the places where our garbage is suppose to go to “die.” Unfortunately, that garbage stays very much alive as it begins to break down to its chemical components. Those chemicals then seep into the Kansas City ground soil which is a straight path to our water and food supplies. Yes, modern landfills have taken precautions to prevent that kind of harmful seepage. But try telling that to the tons and tons of garbage being dumped there every day. If it wants to seep, it’s gonna seep!

Which brings us back to the concept of junk recycling. Basically, this can apply to anything that can’t fit into that recycling bin of yours. Old furniture, broken down kitchen appliances, flat tires: any of those items can be recycled. The question then becomes where to take all that junk? You’ll be amazed to discover that each separate item has its own recycling center. One for wood, one for metal, one for cushions and so on. You don’t have to worry about driving all over Kansas City looking for those centers. Junk King’s Kansas City makes it part of their route.

Speaking of driving around Kansas City, one of the big reasons why you haven’t thrown out that junk is probably because you simply don’t have a truck big enough to haul it away. That means the junk needs to find a new home. Often this means being shoved into a corner of the garage or down the basement. The worst case scenario is when this junk gets shoved out to the back yard or front porch. Haven’t we all driven by a house that has these “special decorations?” Don’t let that be you.

Hiring a green junk removal crew is a perfect way to make more room for you and your family. Once all that junk is hauled away, you discover all kinds of new space. Actually, it’s not that new. It was there when you first moved in, but since it was taken over by your junk you haven’t had access to those areas. Not anymore! Said good-bye to junk and hello to more room!

For the best in Kansas City Green Junk Removal simply call Junk King Kansas City at 1-888-888-JUNK or book a free on site estimate.