Monthly Archives: October 2016

Residential Junk Disposal – Attic Cleanout

Most homeowners do not venture into their attics as they are generally clustered, leaving little space. This is what makes residential junk disposal services so important. Finding ways to acquire additional storage space is the ideal answer.

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Now that the holidays are approaching take time out to empty and clear your attic.  You will certainly need the extra space to store all your Christmas and Halloween decorations.  Do not allow the clutter to  contribute to increased stress levels as it takes control of your home.

Arranging your attic can be a complex process, and is not as easy a task when compared to sorting your garage or shed. Accessibility is the biggest problem in most homes.  Some places, attics are generally for low space but some can be very roomy. However, most attics are not easy to traverse as they have narrow entryways.  This creates a big challenge when arranging your attic space as you need to be able to pass stuff in and out without interference.

To sort your attic space, you would need to classify all your rubbish first. Evaluate what’s in your attic and decide what is of importance to be kept, and what is no longer necessary.  Be sensible, so you don’t keep items that you will not need in the future.  The aim of decluttering is to have more clearance for storage.

If shelving is a workable storage answer, then you have to install shelves so that you can have your items sorted efficiently.  However, if the space is cumbersome, you can acquire stackable storage containers.  There are simple to use and all your items will be organized while being protected.

Now, is the time to really organize your things, so that all similar items can go together.  You can then fill your storage containers while marking each one.  It’s a good idea to make a list of everything in the container and position it at the top.  This way it would be simple to distinguish what is in the container as soon as you remove the lid.

To keep things readily recognizable, you should employ labels and organize your containers in terms of preference of use.  For example, the container that contains the items that are used on a frequent basis should be placed close to the entrance of the attic.

Contact Junk King for all your residential disposal services.  Be assured that your junk will be disposed of in an eco-friendly manner. We are #1 at what we do and that is keeping California clean, and at the same time help you improve the health of your surroundings.

Improper Ewaste Disposal Can Be Deadly

‘E- Waste’ is the modernized term, that is commonly applied to unwanted,consumer electronic equipment. PC’s, printers, televisions, VCR’s, stereos, cell phones and the list goes on, can all be considered ‘e-waste’ once their shelf lives are completed and are thrown out. These electronics, may carry components of aluminum, copper, plastics, ferrous metals and other heavy or potentially toxic substances, known to pose serious threats to man, and the environment. It is therefore critical to keep in mind, when purchasing electronics, to only buy what you need ,reuse electronics that still work and lastly recycle unwanted electronics, all  in effort to reduce e-waste. If you are not sure about the process of recycling your electronics, you can refer back to your receipt, from your purchase of ‘covered’ electronic devices, where an E-Waste Disposal Fee facilitates this process.

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Incorrect disposal of e-waste is considered a very serious matter, as it leads to environmental pollution, which in turn harms human health. Recycling, is therefore the smartest and safest option in regards to dealing with e-waste.

Since e- waste is comprised of numerous components, it is hard to generalize material content and so, pinpointing any particular effect, repercussion or its cause will most definitely be a very complicated and problematic process.Therefore, to recycle, e- waste requires specialized equipment to process and extract materials. Since this is a delicate and meticulous process,all operations are effectuated within a controlled system, to ensure health and safety.

Recycling e-waste has its many advantages, one of which is conserving the earth’s natural resources. By recycling materials, new products are produced and in turn reduces the need to further extract raw materials from the earth. It can also prove useful in the conservation of landfill space, as e-waste is becoming a growing waste stream. Mining reduction,can also be  added to the list as this lowers greenhouse gas emissions, aiding in the reduction of pollution and its adverse effects on the environment.

Technology is described as a collection of techniques and processes, used in the production of goods and services or in the accomplishment of objectives. Since its conception, it has thus  been known to bring about a profound, global, change, socially and culturally. Nevertheless,the global demand for more and more advanced forms of technology is constantly increasing, resulting in a surge in E-Waste production. An estimated 50 million tons of E-waste are produced each year.In the USA alone, discards up to 30 million computers per year and over 100 million phones in Europe. This could soon become a major issue  for countries and citizens alike. Therefore e- waste recycling, should definitely be considered by all. It should be considered to ensure health and safety, the well being of the planet as well as to create sustainable and economic opportunities. Contact Junk King when you want to dispose safely.