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5 Things You Didn't Know Can Go To A Recycle Center [Infographic]

Posted by Junk King on Sep 28, 2017 8:45:00 AM

We are all used to recycling things such as aluminum cans, glass bottles and newspapers. But did you know there a number of other household items that can also be recycled?

Recycling has become a way of life for most American households. Although the practice is centuries old, it was not common in the United States until the last few decades. Many of us, in fact, can remember a time when recycling was a novel concept for most of us. All that began to change beginning in the 1970s.

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Recycling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, donations, appliance recycling

What You Should Know About Recycling Old Lawn Mowers and Landscaping Equipment

Posted by Junk King on Sep 21, 2017 2:51:33 PM

Garages and tool sheds across the country fill up with old lawn care equipment year after year. So what do you do with tools that are too large for the garbage bin?

Does your garage have an old lawn mower, edger or other unwanted landscaping tools just taking up space? When you have a broken or obsolete lawn mower and other landscaping appliances, you know that getting rid of them can be difficult, uncomfortable, and dirty.

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Topics: junk hauling, Old Appliances, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, scrap metal, appliance recycling, landscaping

Recycling Scrap Metal Can Benefit Everyone

Posted by Junk King on Sep 14, 2017 10:10:16 AM

Summer is coming to an end and you still have some junk to get rid of. But what about the scrap metal items?

[This post has been revised and updated from a previous post published in 2016]

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Topics: junk hauling, Recycling, junk recycling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, scrap metal, appliance recycling

What You Should Know About Recycling Old Appliances

Posted by Junk King on Aug 31, 2017 6:10:00 AM

We enthusiastically promote recycling in our society, but there is more to recycling than cans, bottles and newspapers.

Did you know that a large majority of items you might think have to be disposed of in a landfill can actually be recycled? Take your household appliances, for example. Can you recycle a refrigerator? How about an oven or even an air conditioning unit?

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, scrap metal, appliance recycling

What You Should Know About Recycling Old Furniture

Posted by Junk King on Jul 28, 2017 5:22:24 PM

Got furniture? In 2016, there were about 126 million households in the United States. That means there are large amounts of old furniture being disposed of each year.

Whether it’s for your home, or your place of business, at some point you have to get new furniture. And replacing furniture means getting rid of the old stuff. But can you dispose of old furniture in an eco-friendly way?

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Topics: Old Furniture, Recycle Furniture, Old Furniture Pick Up, office junk removal, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, furniture disposal

Recycling As A Lifestyle Choice

Posted by Junk King on Jul 13, 2017 6:32:00 AM

Recycling and taking care of junk removal is not something most people associate with a lifestyle choice. But it is a choice that benefits everyone.

 

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Green Junk Removal, Recycling, junk removal, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Beyond Junk Removal: Maximum Recycling [Tips]

Posted by Junk King on Jun 27, 2017 11:00:00 AM

You can call a reliable junk removal firm to haul away your larger household junk, but what about the small stuff? Is it possible to recycle more than your cans and plastic?

It turns out that residential recycling not only takes different forms, but can include a wide variety of common household items. In fact, with some creativity and a little effort, almost anything you might otherwise toss out can be recycled, reused or repurposed. 

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Green Junk Removal, Recycling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, e-waste recycling

Junk Removal That Let's You Support Recycling

Posted by Junk King on Jun 22, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Junk hauling and recycling go hand-in-hand. And by choosing the right junk removal company you can help the planet.

The United States has made huge strides in the past decade or so in terms of reducing carbon emissions, so-called "greenhouse" gases, and unprocessed solid waste. However, as much as we promote recycling and the pressing need to "be green" there is still much room for improvement in America.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, junk hauling, Recycling, junk removal, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, infographic

One Construction Debris Disposal Option: Recycled Wood Products

Posted by Junk King on Apr 25, 2017 8:03:58 AM

A variety of materials in the construction debris disposal stream can be recycled. But few of them can be quickly made into new products. That's not the case for wood debris.

The construction and demolition (C&D) waste industry is growing and continually developing, yet too many contractors still aren't making full use of it's potential.

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Topics: Green Junk Removal, Landfills, construction debris, construction recycling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, reclaimed wood

Replacing Your Water Heater? How About Water Heater Recycling?

Posted by Junk King on Apr 11, 2017 8:56:21 AM

When you finally have to replace your home's old water heater, what do you do with it? Recycling really is an option.

Disposing of old appliances is never an easy job. Unless your vendor for the new machine offers to remove your old one for free, the task can be difficult and expensive.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, get rid of old appliances, junk recycling, junk disposal, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, water heater disposal

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