Monthly Archives: June 2019

Put Junk King To Work Making Your Backyard Safe

The best advice for baby proofing your home is to literally get down on the floor so that you can see things from the perspective of a baby crawling. That puts you in direct eye line of things like outlets, power strips and other “tempting” things that a baby would be drawn to. Sometimes, it helps to have a fresh pair of eyes to see some potential hazards not only on the inside of your house but also on the outside. If your kids are going to be spending a lot of time in the backyard this summer, then you want to make sure it is a safe place on for them. A rubbish clearing session with Junk King Portland can help with that goal.

Structure Take Down

The first thing to consider when making your backyard say is if there are any structures out there that need to be taken down. If your kids have outgrown the swing set, then that would be an obvious choice. Over time, most swing set start to deteriorate and can get rusty. The last thing you want to do is take your kid for a tetanus shot after getting cut from an old swing set. There might also be other structures like a toolshed that you’d like to have removed for safety sake. Not only can the Junk King team bring down the toolshed but they can also clear out all the items that might be stored in there that you no longer going to use. That will certainly remove a lot of potential hazards.

General Rubbish

Beyond taking down any structures the junk King team can also clear out any kind of rubbish that is out in the yard. You might have some lumber or other construction materials that are being stored under a porch or by the side of the garage. If the weather has ruined those things, and then they should be hauled away. The same should be said for any auto parts or spare tires.

As long as the Junk King crew is out your home clearing the yard, they can also clear out all the rubbish from your garage and basement. These might other be designated play areas for your kids and you should remove all the unnecessary clutter from those spaces as well. It can all happen with one session Junk King.

The best approach to towards making your backyard safe for the kids is to get all the debris and rubbish cleared with help from Junk King Portland. Put them to work today.

Get Junk King Portland To Help Take Down Your Old Fence

Are you fearful of a big storm? It might not be the loud thunder and lightning that causes you concern but the potential for damage to occur as a result of that storm. Large trees certainly run the risk of being toppled especially if the soil around the roots is weekend. If the power goes out and the sump pump in the basement doesn’t have a backup, then flooding can occur. There is also a lot of damage that can happen to structures in the backyard that have been compromised over the years by being exposed to the elements. That is certainly true when it comes to a fence that has been standing for decades.

As a homeowner, you need to be proactive against any storm damage by doing all you can to replace any weak structures. Start with that old fence. If it is time to bring it down and put up a new one, then you’ll want to bring in the team from Junk King Portland. They won’t be able to assist with the installation of a new fence but they will make short work out of clearing away the old fence.

Reliable Work Crew

Junk King is going to be sending over a reliable work crew to help bring down that old fence. This is a team that will make a fast assessment as to the best approach for getting those fence pieces onto the back of their truck. Once they’ve determined how much space all those materials will need on the truck, they will be able to provide you with a written estimate. Their goal is always to get a lot of debris into as little space as possible on the truck.  You’ll be amazed at how much they can pack in! Once that price has been agreed to, the crew will get to work and in no time at all there will be a trace left of your old fence. That will clear the way for your professional installers to move in and get the new fence up.

Taking down an old fence is work that’s best delegated to Junk King Portland. They can handle that job from start to finish.