Monthly Archives: July 2011

Reorganize Your Office Space in Kansas City

Fans of the NBC’s hit comedy show “The Office” who actually work in an office will probably recognize many of the characters as reflections of their own coworkers. Every office has that one special person who likes to plan the parties and that feels unappreciated. There’s also the office joker who is happy to waste your time telling you silly jokes or doing bad impressions of celebrities. And yes every office has their very own “Dwight” which is that one worker who gets the job done but just doesn’t seem to be all there. Of course we’d all love to have a boss like Michael Scott who cares more about having fun in the office that actually doing work in the office.
Like it or not we are pretty much stuck with our office coworkers. Unlike our friends we can pick and choose to hang out with, we are going to be spending the bulk of our week with these coworkers. If they annoy us there is not much we can do about it. That doesn’t mean we can’t make the office space a bit more tolerable. Sometimes just the well-equipped break room makes all the difference between a depressive environment and a happy one. Those offices that seem to bond together things like bowling league softball teams are the ones that make going to work every day a pleasurable experience.
Then there is the question of the actual office space itself. What shape is your office in? Are you embarrassed to have friends or family come over to see where you work? Is it because of all the clutter and junk that is stacked to the rafters your office? If so maybe it’s time to give the once over to your office space.
First step is to get rid of all the garbage taking up space in your offices. We’re not talking about the pizza boxes left over from last Friday’s lunch. Instead we’re talking about all those big items that are taking up space in cubicles and closets. This would be all that junk that everyone in the office forgets about until they go looking for something in that closet and can’t find it. Usually this search expedition is followed up with the question “why are we throwing any of this stuff out?” The answer that question can be found in a matter of responsibility. In other words nobody wants to take charge of the junk. You have the opportunity to show your boss that you have the initiative and clean out the clutter by hiring a professional team of junk haulers like Junk King Kansas City.
On the appointed day, the junk haulers will show up with plenty of muscle and truck space to take away all your unwanted file boxes, office equipment and furniture. This is a good chance to take a complete inventory on everything in your office to make sure it is still serving its purpose. Once that junk is gone you could step up to the boss and ask “what’s next?”

Summer Clutter Clean Up In Kansas City

The summer is a time for folks to come out of hiding. We spent all winter cooped up inside practically going stir crazy. Many of us have carried through with our New Year’s resolution and spent those winter months working on our swimsuit bodies and are eager to show them off on the lake and river shores. Even just being able to spend the night outdoors watching a Shakespeare play at the Kansas City Shakespeare Festival is a welcome treat for all of us who have been in hibernation. Shakespeare isn’t the only thing you’ll be able to enjoy in the great Kansas City outdoors. There are music festivals, fireworks and all sorts of fun activities happening throughout the entire summer for you to take advantage of. Another activity you should take advantage of isn’t sponsored by any Kansas City organization but instead falls on your shoulders and that would be cleaning up the clutter from around your home.
Cold weather was the perfect excuse not to do any major cleaning like pulling out all the junk in the garage or tackling a major backyard overhaul. Now with the warm summer months upon us you have run out of excuses! The good news is you haven’t run out of help and that help can come in the form of a professional junk hauling crew like Junk King Kansas City. This crew can be scheduled to show up on a day that is most convenient for you to haul away all of the clutter you’ve gathered in the past couple of months or even past couple of years. All you really have to do is decide what is junk and what is not.
In the junk category could certainly be some old pieces of furniture that has seen better days. Often when a person buys a sofa they’ll stick the old sofa down in the basement or in the garage thinking someone will get use out of it. The problem is that that old sofa is going to get even older and more broken down or dirty. Is that something you really want sticking around your home? The same thing can be said for busted kitchen appliances that you have long since replaced. Once again to make room for of the new refrigerator you might’ve shove the old refrigerator out to the back porch were now lives creating an eyesore. Now is the time to get rid of that once and for all with the help of these professional junk haulers.
There could be a wide range of other junk items that you can toss out the same time. These can be things like abandoned parts of a car repair job, scraps of wood from a remodeling project or piles of debris that were left over from the last storm. The only reason you’re keeping any of this junk is because it won’t fit in your garbage cans. But it certainly fit in the back of a junk hauler’s truck and that’s just where it should go!