Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sacramento Mattress Disposal – Finally Get a Good Night’s Sleep

Is there anything better than waking up refreshed from a good night’s sleep? Sleep is as essential for our overall health and well-being. It is every bit as important much as food, water and air. During sleep our body finally gets to power down after a day of activity. It’s when our energy levels are rebooted to get us ready for a new day. It’s also a perfect time for us to heal because during sleep fewer demands are put on the body. Of course, one of the things that might be preventing you from getting a good night’s sleep is that lumpy mattress you’re sleeping on. Quick: how old is that mattress? If you have to think, it is definitely time to consider buying a new one. When that happens, you’re going to need someone to haul off the old mattress. Enter a Sacramento mattress disposal crew like Junk King. With one phone call, you can schedule your mattress removal on the same day that you’re new mattress arrives. Just imagine how great you’ll sleep that night!
Think about this: without sleep, we can lose focus, being irritable and have our senses and reaction time dulled. But sleep is much more than simply closing your eyes and shutting out the world. There are two primary sleep stages: rapid eye movement (REM) and non-rapid eye movement (NREM). REM sleep occurs when we are actually coming out of a deep sleep. This is the cycle when dreams are created and played out. It’s when the brain is basically “de-fragging” itself but sorting through memories and finding ways to store new information that was accumulated during the day.
During NREM, we are actually in deeper cycles of sleep. It is during the deep sleep that our body sets out to make all its repairs. Tissues are rebuilt, bones are toughened up and our immune system gets a boost. Imagine not being able to do that every 24 hours? Throughout a typical sleep pattern, our brain is constantly shifting between these stages.
The amount of sleep we need can be traced back to how much growth is happening in our bodies. Babies sleep the longest because they are doing the most growing. As we enter into puberty and teenage years, our bodies experience a new growth spurt which is why it’s so hard to get some kids up for school! Once we settle into our adult years, the typical “good night’s rest”  can be had with seven to eight hours. There is no escaping the simple fact that sleep does a body good.
Not only can the mattress disposal team get rid of your old mattress, but they might able able to haul off some other junk as well. If you plan ahead, you could have those haulers take away those dusty pieces of furniture sitting in your garage or shoved into an empty room. That can also take away boxes of junk you’ve got shoved into your garage.  Just like how your brain clears useless clutter during the deep stages of sleep, Junk King can clear away space in your home by getting rid of useless junk.   All of this is going to free up a lot of space and truly guarantee that you’ll get a good night’s rest.
To book a Junk King mattress disposal appointment, or any other type of hauling job, simply call 1-888-888-JUNK or book a free on site estimate online.

Sacramento Appliance Disposal

There are two major kitchen appliances everybody has in their Sacramento home: a stove and a refrigerator. Some folks have the added advantage of dishwasher and a washer/dryer combination. That’s just the major kitchen appliances category. All the juicers, blenders, microwaves and food processors go into the small kitchen appliance category. Why the two lists? We’re actually going to be discussing getting rid of the old appliances and for the purposes of this discussion anything you can throw away in your garbage can doesn’t count. It’s when you need to hire an appliance disposal company like Junk King that you’re dealing with the major kitchen appliances.
Have you considered that those kitchen appliances of yours might be costing you money? Sure, they are probably paid off by now, but if those appliances aren’t the newer energy efficient models then you could be throwing away cash on your electric bills. Energy Star is the official seal of approval for appliances that meet the new standards of saving energy. You’ll see Energy Star on most of the new models of fridges, dishwashers, dryer and washing machines. Depending on the appliance, you might even be qualified for a rebate from the government for turning in your clunker for an up-to-date design.
Shopping for appliances can be a lot of fun, especially if you haven’t done it in a while. Even the most basic of kitchen appliances have been given a total electronic make over. Thanks to smart chip computer technology, these appliances have all kinds of added features that can make your kitchen the kitchen of tomorrow. On the washing machines, you can program specific cycles with a push of a button. Some washers even act as dryers which means you’ll only be buying one machine instead of two. For the new line of refrigerators, you can regulate different temperature zones all while maximizing your energy output.
Once you’ve settled on a new model, waiting for it to be delivered will make you think of your old appliance as a dinosaur. Typically, whatever appliance store you bought your new item from won’t be taking away the old one. They just aren’t equipped to handle the flow. Even if they do offer hauling services you’ll be paying extra. Of course if you hire a Sacramento appliance disposal company like Junk King you’ll be paying them as well but once again think about how you’re spending your money.  A team like Junk King Sacramento could actually take advantage of the situation by getting rid of a lot more junk that you’ve got collecting dust around the home.
How would you load up a truck? Is it time to get rid of that smelly sofa or old mattress? What about the abandoned kayak in the garage? That was fun while it lasted, but nobody is using it so out it goes. All it takes is a little planing to put together the list off all the junk you can toss out with one pick up trip!
For the best in appliance disposal, or any other kind of junk hauling, simply contact Junk King Sacramento at 1-800-995-JUNK or book a free on site estimate online.