Monthly Archives: July 2011

Reorganize Your Office Space in San Antonio

You can tell a lot about an office by the way its employees decorate their desks. There are some corporations who would prefer that there be no display of personal effects in office. They want a sterile environment that reflects their professional work ethic. Obviously, this is not going to be a fun place to work! However, if you happen to find yourself in an office where employees get to display pictures of their family or beloved pets along with other keepsakes you going to find a very happy environment. In many ways it’s that type of environment which is more conducive for better productivity. Just because workers are allowed to personalize their desks doesn’t mean they are necessarily unorganized. What looks like clutter to some could just be a very, complicated system. However, even a fun office could benefit the major reorganization of its space. That can only happen when the staff dedicates themselves to getting rid of all their office junk.
Office junk can come in many forms. It could be a dozen or so office chairs that have been replaced by more comfortable models. Instead of tossing out those chairs because that would be “wasteful” those chairs end up being jammed into the hall closet or down in the basement storage space. Now suddenly what should be used for more practical purposes has become a furniture storage area for furniture that will never be used again. And how many of those office furniture pieces are actually damaged but are just shoved into a closet because nobody has the wherewithal to move them from the office space?
Of course, every office has their collection of file boxes. These are extremely hard to let go of. But ask yourself this question how many of those files are already loaded onto a computer? And weren’t they loaded onto computer so you could get rid of the files? Now is your chance!
Then there is the issue of all those fax machines, PC hard drives, monitors and other pieces of office equipment that have been upgraded. Clearly just can’t throw those away! Once again you’re not using your space the way you should be. It’s understandable why you wouldn’t want to toss all those pieces of equipment into the dumpster. They are after all considered e-waste and need to be disposed of properly. This is where the services of a professional junk hauling team like Junk King San Antonio can come into play.
Not only will they be able to handle the unwanted office furniture issue but they should deathly be able to handle all the electronic waste whether that means taking it to a proper recycling center or it simply making sure it is broken down in the proper way.
Once all that junk is gone there’ll be room for more storage space or more filing cabinets. The goal of any business should be to expand but you can’t really do that if you cramped for space!

Summer Clutter Clean Up in San Antonio

It’s amazing how many local residents of San Antonio don’t really take advantage of all the great things the city has to offer during the summer. Sure, if you have friends visiting from out of town the first thing they will want to do is go down to the Alamo so they can remember it later on. As long as you are down by the fort you’ll probably also take them over to the River Walk and call it a day. While that is certainly a lot of fun there is no reason why you have to wait for family or friends from out of town. All throughout the summer there’s an amazing array of activities being held all across San Antonio that can provide an enriching experience for the entire family. You can watch local artists work their craft in the downtown arts district, listen to free music concerts or take advantage of the cool air find inside the many San Antonio museums.

After you’ve seen all you can see in San Antonio it will be time to come back home and kick back for a relaxing summer evening. You might even host your own backyard barbecue. If you are going to be doing some entertaining this summer you’ll probably want to make sure your house is in order. Although spring is the traditional time for a major household cleaning the question becomes did you get this job done last spring? If not you don’t want to wait until the winter when you’ll be busy with the holidays.
Approaching a major clutter cleanup does not have to be a complicated process. In fact if you plan it right you could have it accomplished in a single afternoon. One of the big reasons why people put off a project like this is a simple fact that once they decide to throw away piles of junk they actually have no place to throw it. If you were to hire a professional junk hauling crew like Junk King San Antonio then they can show up on the scheduled day and load up all your junk in their truck. All you have to do at that point is wave goodbye. It comes down to a matter of coordination. Suppose you schedule the junk haulers for the afternoon? This means you’ll have the morning to get your junk ready.
One way to have your junk ready is to simply pull it out your driveway and pile it up. It doesn’t have to be neat because it’s junk! In fact, it would be very practical for you to toss junk right out the window onto the driveway and let the junk haulers worry about picking it up. As you amass this huge pile of junk you might be surprised at how big it can grow. You could even get some neighbors in on the act by having them toss of junk onto the pile and kick in for the cost of the junk haulers. Think of it as a summer clutter cleanup block party!