Monthly Archives: April 2013

Raleigh Grill Disposal and Recycling

Do you know the difference between direct heat and indirect heat? If you want to step up your grilling game you should. For all practical purposes it comes down to a question of temperature and time. Direct heat grilling involves having your meat put over the flame with the lid open. This works for thin cuts of meat like fillets and kabobs that you want to cook fast. Indirect heat is better for larger pieces of meat like steak or roasts. For this the food is cooked off of the flame with the lid closed. In other words set only half of your flames going and put your meat on the side without the flame. It will take longer to cook but will definitely cook all the way through.

A few other things to keep in mind is that you should make sure all your ingredients like rubs or sauces or marinades are made before you put your meat on the grill. You also want to make sure that your raw meat is kept separate from your cooked meat. That goes for serving platters and cutting boards. As you cook on your grill you should keep an eye on temperature. All cuts of meat need different temps to cook. A meat thermometer is best but an outside thermometer attached to the grill will do the trick.

Of course, all of these enhance grilling techniques can only work if you’ve got the right grill. If not, it’s time to make the switch and Junk King Raleigh can help.

Wait! Junk King is going to help you grill? Actually, no but they will be the perfect team to get rid of that old grill, sometimes which can be hefty and dangerous to carry. The last thing you want is to have a rust bucket sitting next to a shiny new model. A grill is one of those things that can’t be thrown out or simply be put on the curb.

With Junk King that grill can be taken away quicker than it would take to cook up some burgers. While they’re at it the Junk King crew can also take away anything else you want to finally get rid of. Now is the chance to clear all the junk from your backyard like the rickety patio furniture that nobody wants to sit on or kids’ play sets that they’ve outgrown. All of those junky things can be tossed onto the back of the Junk King truck by the capable crew.

You can also get rid of any clutter from your garage, basement or attic. Make sure you’re not throwing away any treasures. As for the rest of it, give to Junk King Raleigh. They’ll know where to take it!

Pamper Yourself With Junk Removal Services in Raleigh

When was the last time you truly pampered yourself? If you’re saying “That’s impossible because I don’t have the time” then you’re missing the point. You have to make the time. Pampering doesn’t mean you need to take a weekend off from all your responsibilities. Although that would be pretty sweet, you can achieve all the relaxing benefits with a little dose of pampering as you would with a full weekend away. For instance, why not set aside an hour to call and old friend and catch up. Forget Facebook, reach out and have a meaningful conversation.

Another simple treat is making yourself a cup of coffee or flavored tea. But wait, you do that every day, right? The difference would be in the pampering approach. Instead of pouring that drink into a “to-go” cup and gulp it on the run, take the time to savor the taste. Sit out back and just want the birds and bees do their thing in your backyard.

You could also take a bath by yourself. The operative phrase there is “by yourself.” If you have kids then you know what a hassle bath time can be. If you’re a shower person then it’s probably the same rush as gulping down the “coffee-to-go.” Draw the bath. Light some candles. Add in some fragrant bubbles and plug in your iPod. All together this process might take 45 minutes but it can really be a boost. The next time you go grocery shopping and see some treat you haven’t had in a while then buy it! Best of all, nobody has to know and you don’t have to share.

One way you can get the time for those pampering moments is another potential pampering appointment. That would be with Junk King Raleigh. These are the junk removal professionals based here in Raleigh that can help you scratch “get rid of all this junk” off your to-do list. Instead of taking hours to rent a truck, load it up and then drive around looking for a recycling center let the Junk King crew do all the work. They should be able to load up whatever you want tossed out in a very short amount of time.

Once that job is completed, they’ll still be on the clock because they have to make sure your junk is disposed of properly. But when you see the taillights of the Junk King truck pull away, you can turn your attention to your pampering. Will it be the bath or the cup of coffee? It really doesn’t matter because that time is all your own and Junk King Raleigh can help you get there.