Monthly Archives: May 2015

Clear the Clutter Before Your Summer Vacation In Seattle

For many folks, summer starts on Memorial Day. Forget that June 21 date. That first long weekend is what it’s all about. Now the race is on to cram in as much fun as possible before Labor Day and the “official” end of summer. What is on your agenda for your summer vacation? Road trip? Cruise? Or will you be enjoying a staycation? No matter where the summer might take you, it’s always best to “clear the deck” around the house. This would mean taking care of all those chores you’ve been putting off. Once they’re complete, then you can really focus on enjoying yourself. If junk removal were at the top of that chore list, then your best ally would be Junk King. These are the junk removal experts who will get your home clear in no time.

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The most work you’ll be doing for a Junk King junk removal appointment is figuring out exactly what you want taken away. Remember, you’ll have a two-man moving crew at your disposal. That pretty much means anything goes. Take a stroll through your home starting with the garage. It’s a safe bet there are plenty of things out there that could be tossed out. One way to determine what can go is usage. If you haven’t used something in over a year, maybe it won’t ever get used. Of course, anything that has been worn out, broken or out grown should automatically be added to your junk removal list.

By the time you go through your garage, closets, attic and basement you could create a substantial amount of stuff to get rid of. You’ll also be creating a substantial amount of space once all that junk is gone! You can leave everything right where it is at; the Junk King crew will climb the stairs and go wherever you’ve got your junk.

Everything that is loaded onto the truck will be sorted by the crew. They’ll be keeping an eye out for any item that could be repurposed. That could happen with dropping it off at a recycling center or local charity. It’s all part of Junk King’s eco-friendly disposal policy. They want to keep as much junk out of local landfills as possible. Clear the clutter from your home the fast and efficient way with Junk King doing all the work.

National Home Improvement Month in Seattle

In addition to Mother’s Day, graduation and Cinco de Mayo, May also holds the distinction of being National Home Improvement Month. This is one of those designated holidays that isn’t going to give you a day off. Instead, it should bring attention to an area all homeowners can appreciated. We’re talking about making improvements around the house to increase property value and make your living space more comfortable. For some folks this could mean remodeling a kitchen or putting in a new deck out back. Whatever home improvement project you’re tackling, you might want to keep the number for Junk King handy. You’ll never know what kind of mess you’ll be making that needs a clean up!

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Most remodeling jobs include some form of demolition. You’ll be tearing out the “old” to make room for the “new.” All of that construction waste should be kept in a pile in your driveway. It is too much of a safety hazard. Instead, on the same day you’re busting down walls or pulling down cabinets, why not schedule a Junk King junk removal appointment? This will insure all that debris is picked up and carted off before the next workday starts. That will certainly make the remodel project go a lot smoother.

Keep in mind, that there are some scenarios where the Junk King crew can be called in to actually help with the demolition. There have been many instances where Junk King teams have pulled up carpets, taken down drywall and dismantled bathrooms. The attitude with Junk King is that if it is going on the truck, then why not let them take it down?

For these types of special jobs, it is important to let Junk King know in advance what you hope to accomplish. You might benefit from having additional crewmembers dispatched to your property. One thing is for sure, you won’t be paying additional labor costs. That’s because Junk King always charges by the volume of your junk and not by the hour. It all comes down to how much space your junk will take up on the back of the truck. That estimate will be provided by the Junk King crew once they arrive at your home. Remember, you’re under no obligation to use the crew once they’ve given you an estimate. However, when you discover how affordable it is to work with Junk King, you’re sure to make them your home improvement partners.

Seattle Bike Disposal & Recycling – Get Rid of Your Bicycle the Green Way

When it comes to being “green,” Seattle has always been out front. That is probably why you’ll find some many enthusiastic bikers pedaling their way to work during the week and hitting the numerous bike trails on the weekend. It also means there could be a lot of bike turnover as folks are constantly looking to improve their current ride. If you can upgrade your cell phone, then you can certainly upgrade your bike ride. Before you bring you new model in, you’ll want to clear some space by taking care of your old bike disposal. That is easy. All it takes is one call to Junk King.

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Junk King was a green company long before anyone else. Since they began collecting junk back in 2005, they’ve been working with a vigorous recycling program. That extends to all branches of Junk King across the country and into Canada. All the Junk King crews have been trained to sort through everything they collect. They’ll looking for any object that can be recycled or donated. Yes, donating stuff to local charities absolutely counts as recycling! Junk King has established terrific partnerships with these organizations and know just what they’re looking for.

Of course, all this sorting and special drop offs happen long after Junk King is finished with your junk removal. Although it sounds like it takes a lot of effort, you won’t be charged for any of this additional labor. The single fee you’ll be paying is based strictly on volume as in, how much space does your junk need on the back of the Junk King truck. This is a very fair and affordable approach to junk hauling.

In addition to helping you with your bike disposal, the two-man Junk King crew assigned to your task can do all kinds of removal. Under your direction, you can get the crew to remove out furniture from the basement or boxes from the garage. While they’re at it, that same Junk King crew can do a lap around your yards to pick up any unwanted items you have out there. This is a great way to get your yard ready for summer entertaining. When it comes to bike disposal and junk hauling, leave it to the pros from Junk King.