For too many people, the idea of simply tossing their junk into a landfill is not a great option, especially for getting rid of old furniture.
Fortunately, there are green junk removal options that include recycling old furniture. With the holidays here and the possibility of new furniture around the corner, deciding what to do with the old stuff is a priority. Or perhaps you are facing a move soon and are looking to downsize a bit beforehand.
Whatever the reason, getting rid of old furniture can be a big chore.
Taking on the Task of Furniture Disposal
Regardless of how many items you need to get rid of, the task of old furniture removal and disposal can be huge job. First of all, you need to dismantle the furniture pieces and then carry all those pieces out of the house. Then you have to figure out how you’re going to dispose of all the pieces and other debris.
Keep in mind that many places don't allow for furniture items to be left on the curb. And even if you are allowed to go this route, you must rely on their schedule in order to have the municipal waste management company pick it up for you.
In addition, you still have to do all the heavy lifting!
Finding a Better Way for Furniture Disposal
Recycling and reusing your old furniture really is the best option.
There are, however, a number of things to keep in mind when you decide to recycle your old furniture. It's not always a simple matter of throwing everything into a truck and taking it to the local recycling center. In fact, many centers have limits on what they can take. And just trying to load and transport furniture pieces can be a challenge.
We've put together a handy guide to help you with some of the details of recycling old furniture along with some tips for specific types of furniture recycling.
Sometimes you only have one piece of old furniture that you can't get anyone to buy and no one seems to want to take it even for free. And. while you will often see dilapidated couches or recliners sitting on the side of a road where they’ve been unceremoniously and illegally deposited during the night, it's understand that this is not the best way to get rid of old furniture!
Ultimately, your decision to recycle or repurpose your old furniture depends on where you live, what types of furniture you are dealing with, and the overall costs involved. But knowing you have options is a great thing when facing the job of furniture removal.
And knowing that there are professional services ready to help you dispose of that old furniture is a big bonus!
Your Green Option for Getting Rid of Old Furniture
This is why at Junk King, we make sure your old furniture items end up in the right place. Whether that means going to a charity if the pieces of furniture are still in good shape for a donation, or to a recycling facility to ensure that your furniture is disposed of in an eco-friendly way.
Either way, green junk removal for furniture and appliances makes great sense because there’s simply no easy way to get rid of them yourself. Recycling services from Junk King provides you with these benefits:
- We do the heavy lifting and hauling.
- No risk of damage to your own vehicle from loading items in the trunk or back seat.
- We know where to take pieces for disassembly, so all materials can be recycled or responsibly disposed.
- And you can make an appointment with Junk King, so you aren’t stuck with an old furniture or appliances still sitting in your garage or out on the curb!
Junk King provides an efficient, safe and eco-friendly furniture removal service so you don’t need to worry about the pick up or disposal of those old items. Not only that, but we make sure that your old furniture items end up in the right place: whether it be a charity if the pieces of furniture are still in good shape for a donation, or a recycling facility to ensure your furniture is disposed of in an eco-friendly way.
Why Junk King Recycles as Much as Possible
Being green is part of our company mission. We back that up by recycling, donating, or repurposing everything we possibly can. When it comes to appliance removal, we take the eco-friendly route by making sure the metal, plastics, and other materials involved get broken down and recycled properly.
If the item can be reused, Junk King will transfer it to a local donation center where it can find a new home.
Junk King can efficiently and affordably pick that old junk up for you. Call 1-888-888-JUNK or book online to schedule a free on site estimate. . Junk King, the best in old furniture removal and pick up, also makes sure that old furniture end up where it can be reused responsibly.