Monthly Archives: April 2013

Sacramento Stove Removal

Can you tell a cook by how messy their kitchen gets? During the actual prep work and cooking it’s common to create splashes and spills. The best approach is a “clean as you go” plan that has you staying on top of all the utensils you’re using. However, there are times when cleaning as you go isn’t practical and that would be when the oven is going full blast. You simply have to wait until the range cools down before you can tackle a spill otherwise it might crack. The best bet for oven cleaner is either a commercial cleaner, ammonia or common baking soda.

Be careful with what type of sponge or clothe you use for the clean up to avoid scratches. You should get into the habit of wiping down the stovetop every day. If your oven gets crusty after cooking try and clean it before your next big meal otherwise you’ll find unwanted smoke wafting out.

Those are all common sense cleaning tips but all of your due diligence with cleaning won’t matter if your stove simply isn’t functioning. Like other appliances in your kitchen a stove is not meant to last a lifetime. After 8 to 10 years it might be time to make the switch. That can actually be a good thing because the newer models of stoves are designed to be more energy efficient. You can also step up your cooking game by getting an oven that is convection. That provides for the heat to circulate through your food for more even cooking. All the master chefs go convection!

After you’ve picked out your new stove you’re going to need to get rid of the old one. This is not a complicated operation when you hire Junk King Sacramento to get the job done. That holds for getting rid of your stove and any other junk item. Folks who have used Junk King are singing their praises.

“Junk King is a fantastic service! Especially when you don’t have the time or energy to make multiple trips to the dump or host a garage sale,” writes Morgan of Placervill. “One thing I especially like about Junk King is that they recycle much of what is collected. I like eco-conscious companies. Fair price too.”

Lori from El Dorado Hills has a similar positive experience, “New to the area I have used Junk King twice for removal of junk. The two guys ( Daryl and Rob) that came out both times could not have been more pleasant and efficient,” she writes. “They called prior to arriving and were prompt.  After the removal they swept up the area so that everything was tidy. I will turn to Junk King for any jobs I have in the future. Job well done!”

How can Junk King Sacramento help you with your clutter? Give them a call to find out!

Lawn Mower Disposal In Sacramento

What makes the perfect lawnmower? The answer to that question comes down to a matter of personal preference. Obviously, you have to consider your own terrain and what works best for your grass but you certainly have plenty of mower types to pick from.

The “green” way of cutting grass would be with the reel mowers. These are the push mowers with a tumbling set of seven rotating blades. This is the most quiet and simple way of mowing grass and is perfect for a small patch of lawn. Not only will you be efficiently cutting grass but you’ll also be cutting back on your carbon footprint. Electric lawn mowers are also pollution-free in terms of carbon emissions. They are easy to start and are maintenance-free except for blade sharpening. Nowadays, there are electric mowers which operate on a rechargeable battery that can go for up to 90 minutes. That’s a good option if you don’t want to bother with lassoing an electric cord every time you need to cut the grass.

Gas mowers come in two types: The ones you push and the ones you ride. You’ll get more power with these types of lawnmowers but you have to go through the bother of filling up gas cans and carting them back and forth. On a property which a lot of land, the riding mower is probably the best bet. Depending on where you live, you could even ride it to the gas station for a fill up!

Shopping for a new lawnmower should also have you looking at options like wheel traction, cutting width and starting mechanism. Do you want to pull that cord or flip a switch? You also want to consider where your cut grass is going to go. Will it fly into a discharge bag or do you want it spread over the lawn for raking up later?

Naturally, getting rid of your old lawnmower has to be a consideration. You probably don’t have the storage space to keep two lawnmowers in your garage or shed. Why should you? But you can’t put that old mower out on the curb. This is a job for Junk King Sacramento.  These are the junk removal specialists who won’t have a problem disposing of your rusty lawnmower.

It will be loaded up on the back of their truck during your pre-scheduled removal appointment. This is the same appointment that will allow you to completely clean out your garage, basement or attic of any junk you’ve been eager to toss out. When you’ve got a Junk King Sac crew and a huge truck at the ready, there is no end to what you can get rid of!