Over 21 million households in the US reap the benefits of owning a hot tub, spa, or pool as of 2015. According to experts, hot tubs last between 5 to 20 years, depending on the quality of materials used and the care it receives over time. These statistics suggest that many people need hot tub removal services at some point.
Why would you want to remove the hot tub? Hot tubs are bulky and occupy a significant space. Consider removing the tub to use the space it occupies for something else. Old hot tubs that are no longer in use are an eyesore and compromise on the general hygiene of your home. They make breeding grounds for insects like mosquitoes, rodents, among other unwanted things.
Hiring a Junk Removal Company or DIY
The removal process needs expertise. While using a hot tub is relaxing and fun, removing them is not. The item is bulky and requires different tools to lift safely. If not careful, removing a hot tub can cause accidents from possible breakage. Plumbing and electrical works done when installing the hot tub will need an expert in the field to remove.
It takes more skill than you can imagine. Experts know what to do and how to go about hot tub removal with minimal destruction and take the least time possible. Due to many years’ experience in the field, Junk King Sonoma has the right tools and personnel to work efficiently. When you engage the services of Junk King Sonoma they go beyond the removal of the hot tub to clean the area after and cap the electricity to keep home users safe as they haul it away.
Transporting the removed hot tub, whether whole or pieces need special trucks. You may also get stuck on how to load the removed hot tub to the vehicle transporting it. And, your family car is not an ideal transport means for the hot tub. Unless you are in the junk removal business, you may have to hire an appropriate vehicle to transport the hot tub after removal.
So, where do you take the old hot tub you remove? Junk King Sonoma has experience in disposing of old hot tubs and know what to do with it. In some cases, the hot tub is disposed of in an eco-friendly way in a recycling facility.
There are many risks involved in hot tub removal. When you set out to remove a hot tub, you expose yourself to many possible injuries, both minor and fatal. It is a great idea to have insurance. But why would you need a cover for a one time job? Hot tub removal companies insure their employees against any possible eventualities. In case any other thing is damaged in the process, it is comforting to know that you will get compensation.
Everyone wants to save a coin where possible. Removing a hot tub on your own is not a wise way of doing it. As you try to save money, you are likely to spend more by hiring/buying equipment that you do not have, or outsourcing skills beyond you in the process. Hot tub removal companies have invested in both tools and personnel.
Though DIY is the new trend in town, when it comes to hot tub removal, you may want to heed the advice to leave it to the experts. The job is more complicated than you would imagine. You need to do is take time and engage a company that will meet your needs to your satisfaction. Junk King Sonoma ensures that you get your space back, clean, and safe at the most affordable cost. Contact us today to learn more about our hot tub removal services.