Monthly Archives: February 2013

Los Angeles Concrete Disposal and Recycling

As a homeowner you should embrace the simple concept that your living space doesn’t have to end at your back door. Why not consider extending your living space beyond the home and into the backyard? Yard space is at a premium in Los Angeles. Are you getting the most out of your space? Remodeling a backyard doesn’t have to be a complicated or expensive proposition. First consider your dream backyard. Are you someone who likes to entertain on a warm evening? Is there a master griller living under your roof? Then perhaps you’ll want to have an inviting deck or patio centered around a built-in bar-be-que. Add a trellis covering for shade and you’ve got a terrific space that also increases the value of your property.

If kids are in the picture, then you might want to rethink their play area. Instead of concrete you could install protective rubber padding to make for a safe play zone. Or you could take the beach approach and bring in some sand to make an extended “box” for fun. Another popular option is to install a pool or hot tub. You don’t have to live in Beverly Hills to have the luxury of a cool dip.

Any one of those backyard remodel brings should begin with a “clean canvas.” That will require removing whatever you have in place now to make room for the improvements. If you’ve got an old cracked patio or driveway then you’re best option is to bust up that cement and start from scratch. Junk King Los Angeles can be a big help in this endeavor by helping you get rid of all that concrete. This is important because you can’t start a makeover project until that debris is taken away. And you can’t toss it out in the garbage because it’s too heavy. Junk King Los Angeles offers the perfect solution with their strong work crew and empty truck. That concrete doesn’t stand a chance!

What’s great about hiring Junk King LA for concrete removal is they don’t have to stop there. On that same pickup appointment they can also take away any other oversized item you want to get rid of. Imagine what you can finally get rid of if you have a truck and moving crew willing to help. The other thing to keep in mind is that Junk King is a “green” business. The vast majority of what they collect ends up at a certified recycling center and that goes for concrete, too! That cement can be ground up and poured into new cement mixes. Nothing will be wasted with Junk King on the job!

Los Angeles Cabinet Removal and Disposal

A kitchen remodel is going to add a lot of value to your home. It’s also has the potential to create an even cozier space to one of the most popular destinations in your home. Add up all the time you spend in your kitchen. Shouldn’t it be all you want it to be? This is why you need to be in the “driver’s seat” all through the remodeling project. If you’re working with a contractor you don’t have to roll up your sleeves and start swinging a hammer but you want to make sure you’re getting just what you planned (and paid!) for. Don’t hesitate to break out your own level to make sure everything is as it should be. When a contractor claims he is finished it might be too late to make adjustments.

Because you’re redoing your kitchen you’ve got the chance to infuse more of your personal tastes in the decorating. You might have “inherited” the kitchen from the previous owner of the house but it’s not your turn to shine. If you want to mix and match cabinet finishes go for it. If you want to use some funky fixtures, why not? Again, go back to that concept of how much time you’ll be spending in this area. What do you want to be looking at over the coming years? You might want to also do a little out of the box thinking. Maybe drawers are better for you than cupboards, especially if you don’t like bending down to search for items.

There are other ways of saving money and not going down the path a contractor points you. For instance, if they recommend ripping out the plumbing and replacing the pipes get a second opinion. Working with what you have is always a good way to go. You can also save money if you take over the construction waste removal by hiring Junk King LA. These are the junk removal specialists who have been helping dozens of Los Angeles homeowners and business owners cleanup their properties especially after a construction job. Remodeling a kitchen will often mean replacing cabinets and countertops. These aren’t the kind of items you can toss out in the trash. By scheduling Junk King for the demolition cleanup phase you’ll be clearing out that clutter on the same day it’s taken down. This will remove any hazardous lumber right away. Junk King Los Angeles can come back towards the end of the job for removal of any other scraps that have piled up during the work. All you need to do is get Junk King on your side. That’s only a phone call away from happening!