Jason Edge sees a lot of junk: Couches, mattresses, TVs, flooring, kitchen items and more.
“We have a throwaway culture,” says Edge, aka the Junk King. “You don’t buy a $5,000 couch, like my grandmother, anymore. You buy a $250 or $500 couch that gets thrown away because you can’t reupholster it.”
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When Jason Edge was a kid, he and his mom regularly drove 10 miles from their rural Pennsylvania home to drop items off at the nearest recycling center.
A lot has changed since then; today, Edge lives in Lake Oswego and is a married father of two. But he still prioritizes recycling and often makes trips to the local centers — only now he’s hauling the recyclables in a big red truck as the owner of Junk King Portland.
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There are many features in your home that could be listed as an amenity. Things like a designated kitchen pantry or laundry room would definitely fall into that category. So would a backyard deck and hot tub. Although those things look good on paper in reality it could be some issues especially with the hot tub. If you inherited a hot tub from a previous occupant you might not to hold onto it. Perhaps you’d like to swap it out for a new model or just get rid of it to open up space in your yard. This is one of those removal jobs that could be a bit challenging if you were to take it on yourself. Instead, consider hiring Junk King Portland. These are the junk removal experts that have a lot of experience with hot tub removal.
Most junk removal sessions carried out by Junk King Portland are completed in less than 30 minutes. It doesn’t take much to load a few pieces of furniture and some electronic gear. With the hot tub removal, crew will spend a bit more time taking things apart piece by piece. It’s the only way it can get loaded onto the truck. There have been situations where a Junk King crew had to cut a hot tub in half in order to fit it onto the truck. This wasn’t a problem for those teams. It also won’t be a problem for your bottom line because you’ll never be charged extra for any labor costs. Your fee will be based upon how much space your stuff will fill on the back of the truck. Obviously, with hot tub removal you’re going to be taking up a bit more space, then a normal junk pickup. But the trade-off is you’ll finally get rid of that eyesore!
Even though your hot tub removal is the focus, there is no reason why you can’t fill up the truck other unwanted items on the same trip. As long as you have the movers and the truck why not take full advantage? Just think of how your home can be transformed when all that clutter and rubbish is finally remove? To get your hot tub removal and junk hauling needs taken care of the right way you can always count on Junk King Portland.
When was the last time you had a really good night sleep? If you’re the parent of a newborn then a good night sleep might be a few months if not years away! It could be that you’re tossing and turning because your mattress has worn out. That usually happens around the eight-year mark. If you can’t even remember when you bought your mattress, then you are clearly in the need for a new model. Just spending a few minutes in a dealership and testing out new mattresses might have you thinking why you waited so long for a new one! When you’re ready to make the swap be sure to hire Junk King Portland to handle your old mattress disposal. There is no reason to keep that around the house!
There are some mattress dealerships that might offer mattress disposal. Can you be sure they’re not charging you extra somewhere else? One thing is for sure is that they won’t be able to take away the rest of your junk on that same trip. You can set up a junk removal session with Junk King Portland to handle your old mattress disposal and use that same session to clear out the rest of your unwanted clutter. This is a great opportunity to make room in your closet. If your garage is overflowing with rubbish and you can even Park your car in there, then you definitely want to turn Junk King Portland loose in that space.
Junk King Portland is going to provide you with a two-man moving crew regardless of how much stuff you want to get rid of. This is the professional team that has been properly trained and insured. That makes them the perfect type of workers to invite into your home. There also great shop with a very friendly attitude. Shouldn’t every worker do their job with a smile?
You can schedule your junk removal session with Junk King Portland over the phone or online. By going online, you can score a $30 discount, which is a great way to start the job! You’ll be amazed at how quickly Junk King Portland can take care of your old mattress disposal and junk hauling. Put them to work today.
Portland has set a recycling rate goal of 40% by the year 2020. That is a very ambitious but achievable target as long as everyone gets on board with the goal. Not only will that require homeowners and apartment renters to get with the program but also all the area restaurants and businesses. When you get right down to it recycling is not that complicated as long as you are provided with the right tools. Once you get into the habit of sorting through your papers, plastics and bottles it all becomes a matter of routine. Is there recycling you can do beyond just your kitchen trash? Actually, there is and for that, you need to bring in a company like Junk King Portland. These are the professional junk haulers who make junk recycling the cornerstone of their operation.
Since they began collecting junk over 10 years ago, junk King has dedicated itself to an eco-friendly way of disposing of rubbish. That starts with avoiding the landfills at all costs. Instead junk King sets up partnerships with recycling centers and charities to make drop offs. The crews working for junk King have all been trained to spot particular items that can go to these organizations. Once they’ve gathered a truckload of items they’ll then make the drop off. All of this happens long after the crew has picked up your junk. It also happens automatically. You don’t have to designate anything for recycling; the Junk King Portland crew has it covered!
Best of all there’s no extra charge for this recycling work. Is included in the already affordable price offered by Junk King Portland. Those fees are based upon how much space your junk will fill on the back of the truck. It’s all about the volume and not weight. You’ll never be charged by the pound with Junk King Portland. You also know what that estimate is before the work begins. Once you agree to that price, it’s not going to change. Even if your junk takes up more stuff for the truck is still is going to pay that original fee. Thanks to Junk King Portland you can get rid of your junk and reduce your carbon footprint without lifting a finger!
A sofa is the proverbial anchor to any room. The color of the sofa will dictate the color scheme for the walls, drapes, carpeting and other accents. It’s also the most used piece of furniture especially if this is the room where everyone watches TV. Given all that, it’s understandable that a sofa can become worn out after several years. That is compounded when there are pets and babies in the equation! If you want to transform your living room, then start by replacing the sofa. To make room for your new sofa you’ll need to set up furniture removal with a professional company like Junk King Portland. These are the junk removal experts who have a ton of experience moving furniture.
The basic rule of thumb to apply is that if it took to movers to bring something into your house is good take two movers to bring it out again. You might be able to get some help carrying a sofa out and down the stairs but then what? Would you have a truck big enough to haul that in? Would you even know where to take it? All that is covered when you hire Junk King Portland. There to set you up with a very capable two-man moving crew. This is the team that is licensed and insured. They’ll be treated your home with great respect. There also be rolling up in a truck big enough to hold your sofa and any other bulky items you want to get rid of.
As for the disposal, Junk King Portland has set up partnerships with many local charities. These are the organizations that can take in a sofa even if it’s in bad shape. Many of these charities employ residents to reupholster and clean furniture. This way what you’re getting rid of doesn’t have to go to waste. In addition to taking care of your furniture removal, Junk King Portland can also remove the rest of your unwanted clutter in that same appointment. This is a great way to get ready for the holidays! Just think of how your home can be transformed once all your clutter is gone. For reliable and affordable furniture removal and junk hauling you can always count on Junk King Portland.
How many things in your home would you like to toss out? Were not just talking about the occasional pile of junk mail or some old take-out menus. What about the really big stuff like an old sofa that has seen better days? What about computers that have long since been replaced? What about an old TV that nobody would ever watch again? How about all of those clothes in your closet that you’re never going to put on? Those are the kinds of things that might be difficult to stuff into your weekly garbage can but that doesn’t mean you should live with them. Thankfully, there is a solution and it’s called Junk King Portland. One call to these professional junk haulers and all your unwanted clutter will be gone in a matter of minutes.
The most complicated aspect about getting rid of big pieces of junk is the manpower required and the truck space. Junk King Portland solves both of those issues by providing you with a two-man moving crew and a huge moving truck. This is a team who has a lot of experience with lifting heavy objects. It’s also crew that is extremely friendly and great with solving problems. Those problems can include removing something that’s too big to fit through a doorway or too heavy to carry up from the basement. Those will be issues for Junk King Portland. They deal with that kind of junk removal every day.
Price is always a concern whenever you hire a company to do work around your home. If you were to price out the junk removal task as a DIY project, then you would be paying for your own work crew, renting a big truck, the potential disposal fees and sacrificing your day off. That’s a very hefty price. With Junk King Portland handling the job you’ll pay a flat fee that covers all of that. You’ll know that price before the work begins right after the crew has had a chance to size up all the things you want to take away. They will be basing that fee on volume and not weight. You should never be charged by the pound for junk removal. As for your time, Junk King Portland is going to waste it. They’re going to get in and get out with your junk as quickly as possible. You don’t have to live with clutter and rubbish one day longer now that Junk King Portland is on the scene.
Sooner or later, you will want to get rid of stuff in your house. We’re not just talking about the trash you throw out every week but the bigger items that you are no longer using. It could be that you’re swapping out a sofa or a futon. Maybe you’re replacing a refrigerator or a washing machine. Perhaps your garage and closets are overflowing with clutter. Think about how your home could be transformed if all of that unwanted stuff was removed. Now thanks to Junk King Portland, all that clutter can be gone with one simple phone call.
Junk King Portland is part of a national chain of professional junk haulers. This is a trusted business that has been providing quality junk removal services for over 10 years. In that time they perfected their approach to junk removal and that starts with hiring the right type of workers. The crews working for Junk King Portland have all been licensed, bonded and insured. Right out of the gate, that makes them 100% professional. You really shouldn’t be having any other type of worker come into your home.
Every junk removal session with Junk King Portland is staffed by two of those professional movers. This is the team will be dedicated to the task and will happily take away anything you want to get rid of. Junk King Portland does all the work. That means they will gladly go upstairs or down in the basement to take away things like old sofas, appliances and other household goods. It doesn’t matter how heavy something might be. If you want it gone then just tell the Junk King Portland crew and watch how fast it leaves your house.
The other thing to consider about hiring Junk King Portland is how they dispose of all your junk. This is not a company that is going to rush to the nearest landfill and dump everything. Instead the dedicated to a “green” way of doing things. That means a few more stops at recycling centers and charities to drop off the things they collect. This is their way of ensuring that the environment around Portland stays as clean as possible. All it takes is one junk removal session with Junk King Portland to transform your home into a junk free zone.