Junk Removal Makes A Very Special Holiday Gift

Have you ever found yourself giving the same gift to the same person two Christmases in a row? It might be easy to give a double bathrobe or double pair slippers especially if the person you have given it to hasn’t use that gift in the year. Every gift we give comes to replace caring. And just because someone got a double gift doesn’t make it any less special. It just means they now have a backup! This year you have an opportunity to present someone with a very special holiday gift. That would be a junk removal session with Junk King Orange County. This might not be a gift that someone has asked for but it will certainly be a gift someone could really benefit from.

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How can Junk King help? Who do you know that has stuff in their home that they can’t get rid of? We’re not talking about some old magazines but instead the big stuff that can’t be crammed into a trash can. Things like broken kitchen appliances or furniture items that aren’t being used. What about old television sets or computers? Pretty much anything that someone has in storage in their home, that’s never going to be used again, could be turned over to Junk King.

Deciding on what Junk King can haul away is simple: anything can go that isn’t a hazardous material. That leaves plenty of room to toss out all types of unwanted rubbish throughout the home. None of this stuff has to be brought outside or wrapped up. The crew from Junk King will pick it up right from the spot. They’ll also be able to remove anything from the back or front yard that is creating an eyesore. Weight and size are never a problem with Junk King!

All the things that are collected by Junk King will go into three piles: trash, recycle or donate. Junk King’s goal is to fill up the recycle and donate piles so that they don’t have to take the trash to the landfill. Based on their consistently high diversion rate, they’re doing a very good job of this.

If you know someone who needs to get rid of junk, then make a junk removal session with Junk King Orange County a special holiday gift for them this year.

How To Help The Victims Of the Woolsey And Hill Wildfires

The recent wildfires that swept through the state are being contained but the lingering effects from the devastation will go on for years. Thankfully, businesses in the community have stepped up to offer help for all those displaced by the fires.The Orange County Register compiled a list of organizations that are directly helping those victims. You can also make contributions to these organizations or share the information with someone you know that has been affected by the wildfires.

Goldrich Kest: Fire victims may call regarding expedited access to apartments in the greater Los Angeles area. Application fees will be waived plus assistance with furniture rental companies. Call for details, 310-280-3079. View properties, goldrichkest.com/properties

SelectaBed and the Tempflow Mattress Co.: For victims who have lost their home, the business is offering up to $1000-worth of bedding to each family. Also, a free pillow to first responders. 28505 Canwood St., Suite C, Agoura Hills. Call for details, 805-379-4300. www.selectabed.com

Airbnb: The company has expanded its Open Houses program to help displaced residents and relief workers of the Woolsey and Hill fires to Nov. 29. Program is recruiting hosts who are able to offer temporary free housing. Hosts do not have to be an existing Airbnb host to help. www.airbnb.com/woolseyfire

American Red Cross money donations: www.redcross.org/about-us/our-work/disaster-relief/wildfire-relief.html

American Well: Free video visits, until Nov. 26, with board-certified physicians and therapists for those impacted by the Woolsey wildfire. Health questions include: sinus and respiratory infections, asthma, rashes and therapy for anxiety, panic attacks and depression and bridging prescription refills. Download American Well’s Amwell app from your mobile device app store for 24-hour, seven-days a week help. amwell.com

Bank of America’s California Wildfire Client Assistance: 855-729-1764.

Chabad Center: Accepting donations of new/great condition clothing for adults and children, children’s play items, phone chargers, gift cards, hotel/motel vouchers and toiletries. Also, a distribution center for those in need. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. 818-991-0991. Email: rabbi@chabadconejo.com. www.chabadconejo.combit.ly/2PuMyXt

Disaster Distress Helpline: The 24-hour, seven-days a week line, sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, offers confidential, multilingual counseling for those who are experiencing psychological distress as a result of natural or man-made disasters and incidents of mass violence. 800-985-5990. Also, by Text: TalkWithUs to 66746. disasterdistress.samhsa.gov

Fire Family Foundation: Financial aid to firefighters and their families due to disasters, illness and death. Donations: www.firefamilyfoundation.org

Gabi James Restaurant: Donations to benefit the Malibu Foundation through purchase of a glass or bottle of two wine choices from Malibu Rocky Oaks Estate Vineyard paired with Spanish dishes at dinner. Hours: 5-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 5-10 p.m. Sunday-Thursday. Reservations. 1810 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach. 310-540-4884. www.gabijamesla.com

Humane Society of Ventura County: Donations needed to help the society’s efforts providing shelter for displaced cats, dogs, horses and other animals. The shelter is located at 402 Bryant St., Ojai. 805-646-6505. hsvc.org

JQ International: Helpline for support and resources for LGBTQ+ Jews, their families and allies. 855-574-4577. Email: helpline@jqinternational.org

Los Angeles County Animal Care Foundation: Accepting donations through the Noah’s Legacy Fund. 562-728-4610. lacountyanimals.org/way-to-give/disaster-relief

Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation: Accepting donations. www.lacfdf.org

Los Angeles County’s information on the Woolsey Fire: Information on service centers, preparing for rain after the fire and other concerns. www.lacounty.gov/woolseyfire

Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation: Accepting monetary donations. supportlafd.org twitter.com/lafdfoundation

Los Angeles Rams: Select Rams players auction off their game-worn jerseys, against the Seattle Seahawks, with proceeds benefiting the American Red Cross Southern California Wildfire Relief, and also the Conejo Valley Victims Fund for victims of the Borderline victims in Thousand Oaks (check website, under jerseys and Los Angeles Rams, for days left to bid). The Los Angeles Rams train at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. bit.ly/2FhWdMj

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles Wildfire Fund: Donations: www.archla.org/fires

Salvation Army: The organization works with government agencies to provide food, personal necessities and shelter to victims and first responders. Donations: bit.ly/2ROyyEy

State Farm: Contact your agent to file a claim: 1-800-732-5246; statefarm.com

24 Hour Fitness: Club access to first responders and residents (regardless of membership status), through November 30 at 10 locations in Camarillo, Oxnard, Santa Monica, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks, West Hills and Woodland Hills. Check with the club before arrival to ensure hours of operation. www.24hourfitness.com

T-Mobile: For questions about your account: www.my.t-mobile.com; www.t-mobile.com/news/cal-wildfire

United Way: Accepting monetary donations for fire victims in Los Angeles and Ventura counties. unitedwayla.org

Ventura County Community Foundation: The foundation has set up the “Hill Fire/Woolsey Fire Sudden and Urgent Needs Effort Fund” to help those affected by the fires. The fund will help the immediate needs of community nonprofit organizations. For those in need of this assistance call Stephanie Bertsch-Merbach, 805-330-6667. Emergency information: www.vcemergency.com To donate: www.vccf.org

Whether you give a little or a lot any help is appreciated.

Junk King Solves All Kinds Of Junk Problems

Do you have a junk problem? The fact that you are reading this article might suggest that you do. A junk problem can take many forms. It might mean that your garage is so full of clutter that you no longer able to park your car in there. Perhaps you’ve got so much junk in your closets that it makes looking for outfits a challenge every morning before work. Maybe you have a guestroom that has become your storage locker where all the unwanted stuff has been piled up. Any one of those junk problems can be solved with one call to Junk King Orange County.

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The solution offered by Junk King is a simple one. They’re going to provide you with a team of skilled movers and a huge truck. The combination of those two elements is really all you need to solve any junk problem around your house. Those movers will be able to finally get rid of the bulky furniture you’ve been eager to have removed from your home. You can finally say goodbye to that old futon in recliner. The Junk King crew can also remove dozens of boxes of other rubbish you decided you can live without. Clearing that much junk out of your home can truly be transformative.

All the things are getting rid of a going to be disposed of in a responsible manner. The clothing, shoes, sweaters, hats, jackets, books, toys and other household items that can still be used can be dropped off at a charity. Junk King doesn’t like to see anything go to waste.

When you’re ready to get your junk removal you just call up Junk King to set up your appointment. Don’t be surprised if they offer to combine the same day to pick up stuff. As for the pricing, you’ll be charge a flat rate based on how your stuff will fit onto the back of the truck. And with the Junk King crew on the job a lot of the junk that you’re getting rid of can be packed into a small amount of space. That will always be good for the final price.

All your junk removal problems can be solved with a single session from Junk King Orange County. Put them to work today.

The Hassle-Free Way To Get Your Attic Cleaned Out

There are all kinds of websites dedicated to cleaning hacks. These are “shortcuts” to help reduce the amount of time we have to spend cleaning things like ovens, bathtubs and sinks. A lot of the hacks provide a “Why didn’t I think of that?” kind of moment. Once you put those hacks into practice, you’ll be on the hunt for even more shortcuts. Of course, there are some cleaning jobs that no hack can cover. Consider getting stuff removed from your attic. There isn’t a shortcut. It just requires manual labor but that isn’t something you have to do. Junk King Orange County is standing by to help you get your attic cleaned out today.

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Junk King is all about providing relief. You have the problem of too much clutter and rubbish up in your attic but don’t want to take the time to bring it all down, load it into a rental truck and then drive it all over Orange County looking for the right place to dispose of it all. When you hire Junk King, the only time you’ll be giving up is how long it will take to bring down all the boxes from the attic. That might be accomplished in under 20 minutes. If so, then that is going to leave you plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your day.

Getting your attic cleaned out might be the primary reason for hiring Junk King but it doesn’t have to be the only reason. There will be plenty of room on the Junk King truck for all the rest of the things you want to get cleaned out from your home. You owe it to yourself to take the time to go through your closets, garage and other spare rooms and designate all the stuff that can be removed. Don’t factor in weight or size because those two issues don’t matter to Junk King!

If you call Junk King Orange County today, you could have your attic cleaned out by tomorrow. How nice would that be?

Old Appliances Removal Handled With One Call To Junk King

Will this upcoming holiday season be the first one where you’re cooking in your dream kitchen? That would mean you might be going through a remodeling project or at the very least you might be replacing the appliances in your kitchen. This current “generation” of kitchen appliances are making every home kitchen more efficient and more fun to cook in. But before those new appliances can be hooked up, you have to remove the old appliances. That is easily taken care of with one call to Junk King Orange County.

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Sliding appliances a few inches to clean the floor is easy. Getting them out of the kitchen becomes a bigger challenge unless you have the kind of help that is provided by Junk King. For your appointment, Junk King will be sending over a pair of very capable movers. This is a team who has a lot of experience unhooking all kinds of appliances and carefully carting them out of the home. The Junk King squad also has the knowhow to make their way up and down stairs with those heavy appliances. It will only take a few minutes for your old stove or fridge to be carried out by Junk King but they don’t have to stop there.

With the Junk King team and truck at your property, you have a great opportunity to clear out a lot more unwanted junk. What would you like removed from your home? Is there a recliner or loveseat that has seen better days? Maybe there is some exercise equipment that isn’t being used out in the garage. It can all go on that same session with Junk King.

What will these movers and truck cost? You might be surprised to discover the Junk King pricing policy is more affordable than if you were to hire your own crew and rent your own truck, not to mention sacrifice your time. The flat fee is based on how much room your stuff will take up on the truck. It’s a flat fee that covers everything and isn’t based on being charged by the pound. You’ll be one-step closer to your dream kitchen after Junk King Orange County has hauled away the old appliances. Make that happen today!

Big Garbage Hauling Isn’t A Problem For Junk King

Have you ever dealt with a service professional who couldn’t make a repair like they promised? There are all kinds of stories about mechanics who fix one thing on a car only to have another thing “pop” up. You might have had an appliance repair person come into your home who couldn’t fix the washer or stove because it was beyond repair. That can be incredibly frustrating especially if you’ve paid for the service call. There is one service company that always delivers on it’s promise. That promise is to haul away any amount of big garbage and that company is Junk King Orange County.

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Not every amount of garbage you have in your home can be tossed out into the weekly trash pickup. You could have plenty of items like old pieces of furniture, outdated electronics or other household items that could be designated as big garbage. All of that can be turned over to Junk King and removed in a single session. How can that happen? It’s because of the two man moving crew who will be assigned to your appointment. This team is standard for every Junk King appointment and they can make a big difference with getting rid of your big garbage.

Knowing you’ll have two movers could change your list of things to get rid of. Don’t think about weight or stairs to climb. Don’t think about size or grime. All you have to think about is what you want gone. The Junk King crew shows up. You point to what you want taken out. They remove it. What could be simpler than that?

Keep in mind that your “pointing powers” can extend to the backyard as well. The same rules apply: Weight and size aren’t a factor. And if something needs to be taken apart first to get it loaded onto the truck, then the Junk King squad can handle that. One big garbage removal session with Junk King Orange County is all it will take to transform your home. Are you ready to make it happen?

Considerations For First-Time Homebuyers

When you’ve made the decisions to become a homeowner, you’ll be embarking on a journey that can be challenging and rewarding. There are lots of hurdles ahead but as long as you give thoughtful consideration to every element put in front of you, then you can have ultimate success. Here’s what first-time homebuyers need to consider:

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What Home Suits Your Needs?

Set aside architectural styles for this question and instead focus on function. There are traditional single-family homes, townhouses, condos, co-ops or a multi-family building with two to four units. Each one of those types of homes has their own list of pros and cons. Within those categories you also have properties that are ready to move in or might need a little (or a lot) of fixing up. How much effort you want to put into maintaining your home might also be a factor.

What is on Your Must-Have List?

All first-time homebuyers have a must-have list. They usually begin with the location and move onto size. Within that “size” issue are things like the number of bedrooms and bathrooms, if it is an open floor plan and type of backyard space. The most important thing about a must-have list is to be flexible. Could there be renovations that can turn a home into a dream house? Could living 20 minutes outside of your ideal neighborhood be a deal breaker?

How Much Mortgage Do You Qualify For?

It makes no sense to shop for a home without know how much you can afford to spend. Yes, those mortgage calculators that are on every lending site can provide you with a glimpse of what your monthly fees will be but until you apply and are approved anything can change. That is why you’ll be in a stronger position if you go get pre-approved first.

What Are You Taking With You?

There is a lot that you’ll probably bring with you and a lot you’ll want to replace for your new home. As for the rest, that would all be the stuff to turn over to Junk King Orange County. These are the junk removal experts who can make all you unwanted furniture, appliance and electronics disappear. First-time homebuyers shouldn’t move into their new place with a lot of old rubbish. Junk King Orange County can help with that goal.

Back-To-School Advice For Students

Parents everywhere are letting go a huge sigh of relief as kids go back-to-school in the days ahead. It is time to readjust family schedules and get the academics back on track. For high school seniors, this last year is really about getting ready for the years ahead. Younger students will be navigating the concept of homework for the first time. Then there are all the afterschool activities to keep busy with. It’s all about finding the fight balance. Here is some good back-to-school advice to pass onto the students in your life:

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Get Involved

Whether it means going out for an athletic team or signing up for a club, studies have shown that kids who get involved with school activities actually have a higher GPA. They also become more social and all of that looks good on college applications! Going out for these activities might be something entirely new for a student but it’s always good to step outside of their comfort zone and challenge themselves. As parents, the best thing we can do is encourage them getting involved and support them with all the rides and scheduling.

Make a List of Academic Goals

Parents would like nothing more than to have a straight A student. That will require a lot of effort from everyone in the family. There might be some subjects that require more study time than others. It will help to make a list of the academic goals for the coming year to identify those areas which need the extra “push.” It some cases it might help to bring in a tutor for some extra study work.

Stay Healthy

Walking into a school is like going onto a plane: There are a lot of germs floating around they you can’t escape from. It will help to enforce healthy habits like washing hands between classes and eating better. Parents can control what goes into lunchboxes and what is served for breakfast and dinner. This might help balance out any unhealthy snacks that are consumed throughout the rest of the day.

Clean Out Closets

If you add up all the time spent looking for something to wear to school, then you could take back hours. Some of that time is wasted sorting through clothes that would never been worn again under any circumstances. Before school starts, you should clean out those closets off all the outfits that have been outgrown both in size and style. All of those items can then be turned over to Junk King Orange County. These professional junk haulers will be a big help with carting off all that clutter along with anything else you want to get rid of in the home. Make Junk King Orange Country your back-to-school cleaning partner.

Boost Your Midsummer Cleaning With Help From Junk King

Energy drinks have become extremely popular. They’re marketed as being a great way to get a “boost” whether you need that boost for working out or just getting through the day. If you were to compare the contents of these energy drinks with coffee you might find that they both contain the same boost power: caffeine. It should come as no surprise that caffeine is a powerful jolt no matter what form it takes! There are other ways to get a boost. Consider your midsummer cleaning task. You want to get the house in order and do the same kind of deep cleaning you do back in the spring. It is a terrific way to slide into the fall. You can boost your midsummer cleaning with help from Junk King Orange County.

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Any type of cleaning in your home can’t be called complete until you’ve taken out the trash. As you go from room to room, you might be collecting old magazines, junk mail, newspapers and wrappers that can all go into the trash. But what about the bigger things like the recliner that is busted or the computer that has been replaced? Those can’t go into the trash but they can go onto the back of the Junk King truck. In fact, there might be a big item from every room in your home that you could turn over to Junk King. The best part about hiring these professional junk haulers is that you can leave those things right in the room where they’re at.

Would it be easier for Junk King to remove all the stuff you want to get rid of if it was in one pile? Sure, but that’s not what you’re hiring them for. You’re hiring them to do all the work and that means going from room to room or climbing stairs. Whatever it takes to get your junk out of the house is what Junk King is going to do.

You can schedule your session with Junk King on the same day that you’re dedicating to cleaning or make it a session before or after your workday. Junk King is always prompt. When Junk King Orange County gives your midsummer cleaning a boost, you’ll be left with a home that is clear of rubbish. That’s always good!

Junk Haulers In The OC

Nobody likes to think about trash. This is why we keep it in cans. Once a week, those cans make an appearance on the curb and it is a reminded that, yes, we’re all making trash. Once that trash is picked up, it is out of our minds and responsibilities. It now becomes Orange County’s problem. Of course, there are plenty of things around your property that remain your problem with regard to getting rid of them. When clearing bulk rubbish becomes a concern it is time to bring in the junk haulers from Junk King Orange County.

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To be a quality junk hauler means you have to provide muscle and truck space. The muscle for Junk King comes from the experience movers that will be part of your junk clearing session. You’ll have the benefit of at least two of these professional movers. Maybe the things you’re getting rid of could be carried out by just one mover. That means the second one can take a break but you’ll still get two!

What about those “monster” cleanup jobs like clearing out an estate or helping a hoarder situation? In those instances, two movers might not be able to get everything cleared in a timely fashion. For those special jobs Junk King will dispatch more crews and trucks. They know what it takes to get a place clean and won’t stop until the job is done even if it means filling up three truck loads (true story!).

The number of crewmembers and the time it takes them to clear out your stuff will be covered in the flat fee. Whether it is six junk haulers working for six hours or two working for thirty-minutes, you will only be charged by the volume of the things you’re getting rid of. It all comes down to how the junk haulers are going to pack up the truck and these folks are expert packers. That will get you a sweet deal on ever junk clearing session.

If you’re ready to get rid of your unwanted rubbish, then you’re ready to work with the Junk King Orange County junk haulers. Give them a call today.