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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.

Have A Great Portland Staycation Without Any Junk In The Home

Do you have a list of restaurants you want to try? Are there attractions around Portland that you’ve heard about and would love to spend the day exploring? It is not uncommon for residents of the city to miss out on some great activities simply because they know those things will always be there. That is why deciding to have a staycation for your summer vacation can be a lot of fun. This will be your chance to finally check out all the things around town that you have been eager to do.

Embracing the concept of a staycation means approaching it the same way you would with a vacation trip. You don’t want to be doing any work either from your job or around the house. That’s why you should start your staycation with the session from Junk King Portland. This will finally help you achieve the goal of living in a junk free home and that’s the best environment to relax in.

No Effort

When you hire Junk King you are actually hiring two-man moving. They will be putting in a lot of effort remove all the objects from your house that you want to be disposed of. What will be the amount of effort that you exert? Zero. That’s because the Junk King team will do all the work. That includes bringing anything down from upstairs. Even if it is just a box of old clothing, you can leave it by the closet that you pulled it out from and let the Junk King crew carried down to the truck.

If you need something taken apart before you want to the truck, then you can also leave that task for the Junk King team to accomplish. They will have the skills and the tools necessary take care of any dismantling. In the past, they been called on to take apart hot tub, toolshed and trampolines. They won’t have any problem with whatever structure you want them to handle.

Easy to Schedule

A Junk King appointment is easy to schedule. You can book line for over the phone. Whichever method you choose you are sure to get a fast response to lock down your appointment. Even though you may pick the following day, Junk King could offer same day pickup. If that works for you, then great! If not, then Junk King will probably arrive on the day that works best for your calendar.

Your staycation can get off to a terrific start by having Junk King Portland clear out all the rubbish from your home. Set up that session today.

More Rave Reviews For Junk King Portland

A rave review for a Broadway show will usually mean that show will be running for a long time. A rave review for a service professional can also mean that company will be in business for a long time. When it comes to junk hauling, one company consistently gets those rave reviews. That would be Junk King Portland. Take a look at these reviews that were just recently posted:

“I needed to get rid of a queen size box spring. They came the next day, as scheduled, and the workers were polite and efficient.” – Susan G.

“Very prompt: scheduled next day after my request. Workers were courteous, worked quickly, cleaned up the space at end. Highly recommended.” – Kevin M.

“What a great experience… Thank you! I have a huge job on my hands and these guys handled it with professionalism. Great job!” – Michael M.

“Fast and friendly. It was super-easy to set up an appointment online, they were very responsive. The truck showed up right on time, the employees were friendly and polite, and they disappeared my junk (including a refrigerator) quickly and efficiently.” – Kate T.

“I’m currently remodeling a house in Portland right now. Junk King Portland is an easy company to work with! I called the team to help me remove junk. Eric was my point of contact and was communicative throughout the process. His team was professional and efficient. They cleaned out the property within 30 minutes! Junk King offers competitive pricing and was able to work within my budget! I would definitely work and recommend them in the near future.” – Nicholas H.

All those comments are consistent with the majority of junk King customer experiences. The crews working for Junk King are all licensed and insured. They also are great with solving problems. This is the team that works fast and efficiently to bring down junk from upstairs or up from the basement. They can help remove furniture from inside the house and yard waste from out in the backyard. Reading these reviews should make them feel confident that when it comes to junk removal, you can always trust Junk King Portland to get the job done right. Put them to the test today.

Home Value Can Go Up When Rubbish Goes Out

Anytime work is done on a home the value goes up. That work can be something major like replacing the roof or remodeling a bathroom or it can be minor like weather-stripping windows. You should always think about improvements in terms of how they can increase the home value. That also pertains to how well you keep up the property. Is there a lot of what would be considered rubbish in your yards? Are storage areas in your home overrun with clutter? Those are the kinds of things that can be transformed with a single session from Junk King Portland and that will go a long way towards adding value to your home.

The Crew

Junk King is going to send over a team of movers that are going to help you with all of that rubbish removal. It will be nice having someone else do the heavy lifting and avoiding your back being injured. You may feel guilty having a crew move around the stuff you want to get rid of but you shouldn’t. This is what Junk King does on a daily basis. There is no amount of furniture, appliances, electronics or clothing that you could less than the take out that they haven’t already done in similar situations. The Junk King crew is also great at taking things apart. That can come into play when you have built a piece of furniture in the room but it never taken out of the room. If you want to get rid of it now, then it might have to be broken down before it gets it out the door. The team from Junk King will be happy to take on that task.

The Truck

The Junk King truck can hold the equivalent of six pickup trucks worth of rubbish. How much are you getting rid of? When the crew shows up, they’ll look over all the items that you want removed and the be able to provide you with an estimate of how that will all fit onto the truck. These teams have a lot of experience with packing up the truck and they know how any group of items will fit. They want to use as little space as possible for your stuff. That will mean you get to pay the low end of the price scale. This is how Junk King makes a lot of happy customers!

If you’re looking to increase your home value, then start with a junk clearing session from Junk King Portland. They are standing by to help today.

Take Care Of A Shed Cleanout Today

Warm spring weather means more time spent in the backyard. Whether that means having a full dinner party or just relaxing on a lazy Saturday afternoon, you want that backyard to be clear of rubbish. You simply can’t relax knowing there is debris that has to be hauled away. That is especially true when it comes to your backyard shed. This is the storage unit that often becomes a dumping ground for your “outdoor junk.” These would be the things you can’t toss out in the trash and can’t put on the curb to get rid of. It might also be some items that are broken that you were thinking of getting fixed one day. If that “day” hasn’t happened in over a year or more, then it is clear that you don’t need that thing at all. All of this means you’re in need of a major shed cleanout and that is when to bring in Junk King Portland.

She Shed Maybe

If the shed in your backyard is a decent sized structure with ventilation, then it might become a nice “she shed.” This is the female equivalent to the man cave concept. It is a getaway space where you can relax in peace and quiet. Maybe you can do planting in the shed or pottery. Just having a place to read a good book would be nice, too. Making a she shed requires clearing out that shed of all the unwanted power tools, pool toys, sporting equipment and spare auto parts that have collected in there over the years. The team from Junk King can make short work of that.

Save Your Back

Junk King wants to make sure you don’t strain your back with any type of moving. All you should do is open the door to your shed and point to the things you want taken away. That same pointing can be directed towards any other item that you want to get rid of around your yard or in your home. Nothing will be too heavy or bulky for the crew from Junk King to cart away.

Start your spring with a shed cleanout from Junk King Portland and start enjoying your backyard.


Estate Cleanups Are Easy With Junk King’s Help

There may come a time when you need to help transition your parents into a retirement community. This could mean putting up their home for sale. Obviously, they will take a lot of their furnishings and household goods with them but not everything will end up going. Instead of paying for storage rental you might simply consider getting rid of all the unwanted items with an estate cleanup. That might seem like an overwhelming task if it was something you had to do by yourself. Fortunately, Junk King Portland is standing by to help you get it done the fast and affordable way.

All the Help You Need

The standard junk removal session that set up by Junk King is always staffed by at least two movers. This is the team that is capable enough to handle all types of furniture and appliance removal. They can also take care of the bigger challenges like hauling out an exercise treadmill or pool table.  Estate cleanups might require more than the two-man crew. Junk King will happily provide all the help that you need to get the home clear in a single session. Whether it’s two or six movers they will all work together to go room from room and remove anything that is left behind. That includes all the furniture, rugs, drapes and appliances. They’ll also clean out the attic and basement. All of that is going to make a huge difference when it comes time to put the home on the market.

Affordable Fee

The cost for the Junk King service is based on how the truck will get packed up. The crews will always strive to get as much of what you’re tossing out into as little space as possible. They need that space for their next pickup. They also want to make sure you get a great price and the less room they take up, the less you pay. If for some reason they are off with their estimation in your stuff takes up more space, then you will still pay that original price.

Estate cleanups don’t have to be overwhelming. Bring in Junk King Portland from the start and watch how fast it gets done. Call to discuss the plan today.

Bring In Junk King For Old Office Equipment Removal

Did you know that the original xerox copy machines were sold with a fire extinguisher? That’s because the machines tended to overheat so much that they would occasionally literally start fires. Office equipment certainly has come a long way since then. Today, computers that once took up an entire floor are now in a single desktop. With all the innovations in office equipment, there’s an opportunity to stay on the cutting age by upgrading. What happens to the old office equipment? That can’t be toss out into the trash and it probably can’t be sold because it is outdated. What happens then is that it goes into your office storerooms taking up valuable space. That can all change with a single call to Junk King Portland.

Office E-waste

The moment a piece of office equipment stops being used it becomes e-waste. Essentially that means it is something that shouldn’t ever be in a landfill. It has to be dismantled at a certified recycling center where all the components can be carefully disposed of in a responsible manner. Junk King doesn’t do the dismantling but they can certainly help get that item to the certified recycling center. This is the way they have been disposing of the rubbish they collect for over 14 years. In that time, they have diverted literally tons of e-waste and other rubbish away from landfills and into repurposing. This is really the only way to handle this type of rubbish and you should accept nothing less!

Helpful Crews

Junk King will sign you a pair of movers to take care of all the removal issues. This is good to be a very helpful crew who understands that they are coming into a place of business. They don’t want to make a disruption and you’ll find that they can get in and get out with all the rubbish without causing any complications. You can call to set up your appointment today and there’s a good chance it will be completed within 24 hours. That is just how fast Junk King moves!

Old office equipment needs to be disposed of in the right way. Junk King Portland has a plan for that task. Put them to work today.

Improve Your Spring Cleaning With Help From Junk King

No matter how long you have been cleaning your home, there’s always something new to learn. It always seems like there is a new gadget or cleaning spray that helps “get the job done.” Of course, nothing can take away the value of “elbow grease” when it comes to scrubbing and dusting. There is another way that you can improve your spring cleaning and that is by getting rid of all your unwanted rubbish. The best approach to achieve that goal would be hire Junk King Portland for a rubbish removal session.

When it comes to clearing away junk, the crew from Junk King definitely does it the old-fashioned way. That involves lifting and loading. It’s not very complicated but it can be challenging if you would do this type of work on your own. After all, if you took two people to bring something into your house, then it will take two people to bring it out again. Yes, spring cleaning doesn’t just have to be about tossing out old magazines and newspapers. It can also be about getting rid of those big bulky items that are been hanging around the house for far too long. They can all go on to the back of the Junk King truck. Wouldn’t that make a big difference around your house?

Before the crew from Junk King can begin the work, you need to work out the fee. The pricing estimator available on the website can give you a general idea of the range for the fee. Essentially, the Junk King truck can hold the equivalent of six pickup trucks. The Junk King crew needs to see everything you’re getting rid of for themselves so that they can make a thorough assessment of how they’ll pack up the truck. Once they know whether your stuff will take up one third, one half for truck they will be able to present with a price estimate. Once agreed-upon that fee won’t change.

Hiring Junk King Portland to get rid of your junk will definitely improve your spring cleaning this year. Call to set up your session today.

Junk King Helps You Break Up With Your Junk

A person who is classified as a “hoarder” is someone who has a hard time breaking up with their junk. They simply can’t throw out anything. As a result, they keep all kinds of trash in the home and throughout their yards. Just because you have some clutter and a few rubbish items around your property doesn’t make you a hoarder. It just might mean you haven’t had the chance to “break up with your junk” because you lack the means. After all, it is not that easy to throw an old sofa onto a back of a truck and haul it to a disposal site. You would need help with loading, the actual truck and knowledge of where to drop it off. All of that can be taking care of by Junk King Portland. This is the company that can help you break up with your junk today.

Junk King works on a simple philosophy: they do everything. But two-man crew will be assigned to your junk will task. You’ll show that crew a sofa that you want to get rid of. That sofa could be down in your basement or in an upstairs bedroom. The Junk King crew will say, “no problem.” Before you know it that sofa will be gone loaded onto the truck. You don’t have to attempt to bring the sofa upstairs for easy access. Junk King crew is going to do everything from start to finish to get that item out of your house. It might even mean taking it apart so that it will fit down the stairs and out the door.

That same approach can then be used for any item you want. That includes kitchen appliances, televisions, clothing, mattresses and other household goods. Yes, you have to determine exactly what you but it won’t take the Junk King crew very long to load it all up onto the truck.

How the crew packs that truck will determine how much you’ll be paying for the job. Keep in mind that Junk King charges a flat rate. That rate covers all the labor, transportation and the disposal. If the crew is at your house for 30 minutes or a few hours, then you’ll be paying the same. If they decide to make a few drop-offs of your items to a charity or recycling center, then you’ll be paying the same flat rate. Even if Junk King sends over additional crew members for the really big cleanup jobs, you’ll still be paying the same flat rate. That rate is determined by how that stuff will fit onto the truck. It’s all about volume and not about weight. Junk King crews will provide you with that estimate before the work begins. It’s a very fair and affordable price for this type of service.

Are you ready to break up with your junk? Junk King Portland wants to help make that happen today.