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Does Your Self-Storage Unit Need Some Junk Removal?

Posted by Junk King on May 1, 2018 12:25:00 PM

If you've been paying to keep your excess belongings in a self-storage unit month after month for years, you just might need some junk removal done.

Sometimes it might seem easier to just to just forget what's in there, abandon the storage unit, and stop paying the rent. However, this is certainly not the best - nor legal - option. Unfortunately, when that does happen, and storage facility managers discover that items have been left behind by old tenants, the task of getting everything removed and hauled away usually falls on them.

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Topics: self-storage, storage, clear clutter, declutter, junk haulling, downsizing

Junk Removal, Storage And Organization Tips

Posted by Junk King on Oct 26, 2017 1:30:00 PM

Every homeowner and business owner finds that they need to improve their storage organization. But that can be a challenging project without proper planning.

[This post has been updated and enlarged from an original post published in May 2016. ]

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Topics: storage containers, self-storage, organization tips, declutter, clear clutter, Residential Junk Removal, Business Junk Removal

Getting Organized Isn't A Hassle With A Plan For Decluttering

Posted by Junk King on Aug 17, 2017 2:45:00 PM

Summer is coming to an end, school is starting, and the onset of fall is a great time to declutter and get organized while the weather is good and the days are still long.

We live in a culture that celebrates shopping and buying, and getting "stuff" is almost a hobby with many people. Consequently, is it any wonder why junk accumulation is a chronic problem for many Americans? It's as if there is a law of nature at work: "Stay in one place long enough and junk will multiply accordingly."

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Topics: declutter, clear clutter, Clutter, organization, organization tips, Residential Junk Removal

Home Organization And Decluttering [Tips]

Posted by Junk King on Jul 11, 2017 6:31:00 AM

One of the great things about living in the U.S. is that we have an abundance of material goods. The downside to that is the all-too-common clutter and disorganization it creates.

[This is an updated version of a post published in late 2016. Some topics need regular revisiting!]

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Topics: declutter, organization tips, Residential Junk Removal, self-storage, junk hauling, clear clutter

Got Too Much Junk? 6 Tips For Taking Care Of It!

Posted by Junk King on May 30, 2017 5:20:00 PM

Sometimes we find ourselves having to get rid of things instead of buying them. In fact, Americans are notorious for accumulating clutter that has to eventually be either stored or somehow disposed of. 

One of the realities of life is the accumulation of things. Whether it's simply an growing amount of clothes, shoes, and other personal belongings, or larger household items like furniture or sports equipment. Almost everyone finds themselves having to deal with excess junk at some point.

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Topics: Clutter, clear clutter, declutter, Residential Junk Removal, house cleanouts, junk removal

Baby Boomers, Downsizing, And Getting Help

Posted by Junk King on May 9, 2017 6:03:00 AM

It's a fact of life that older folks often have to move or downsize once the kids are gone. But relocating or getting rid of junk when you're older isn't that easy. 

Life brings with it many changes over the years. As Americans, one of the most common changes is having to move or relocate. For a growing number of Americans, however, it is also involves downsizing.

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Topics: get rid of junk, downsizing, Residential Junk Removal, clear clutter, junk removal

Before Calling For Junk Removal Consider Donating To Charities

Posted by Junk King on Mar 30, 2017 6:00:00 AM

The United States has historically been one of the most charitable and generous nations in the world. It is an integral part of our culture to donate to worthy causes. Now it's easier than ever before.

Granted, we are also bombarded with fundraisers, online funding drives, small children in front of our favorite grocery store with cookies. You name it, the list is almost endless. Giving, donating, and fundraising are built into the fabric of our society. But giving and donating is not a thing to be taken lightly, either.

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Topics: donations, charities, downsizing, clear clutter, Residential Junk Removal, house cleanouts

Spring Cleaning Can Mean More Storage Needs

Posted by Junk King on Mar 29, 2017 6:00:00 AM

So you started your spring cleaning project only to find that you need to organize all your stuff. What do you do with all the things you don't want to get rid of or need to keep?

[This is an updated version of a post published in May 2016. Some things never get old, including the need for storage.]

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Topics: clear clutter, Clutter, organization tips, self-storage, storage containers, Spring Cleaning

Junk Removal And Downsizing Your Lifestyle

Posted by Junk King on Mar 22, 2017 11:11:12 PM

Everyone needs to declutter their lives once in a while and get rid of junk. But if you really want to downsize your lifestyle, you need a plan.


There is a movement in the United States towards shedding material things and reducing one’s “footprint” on a number of levels. For some this can mean simply getting rid of excess belongings. For others, it can mean more than just an effort to declutter your life.

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Topics: clear clutter, downsizing, junk removal, house cleanouts, Residential Junk Removal, get rid of old appliances

Unique Options For Downsizing And Junk Removal

Posted by Junk King on Feb 28, 2017 8:26:09 AM

Most people are familiar with estate sales, but not too many see them as a personal option for junk removal. But they can work well for large-scale downsizing.

In today's economy, liquidating a deceased family member’s estate is becoming an increasingly common task. Because a large segment of the population in the U.S. is aging, the estate sale business is expanding. And because of the increasing life spans of Americans, the parents of baby boomers are often only passing away just as their children are beginning to retire.

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Topics: estate clean out, Residential Junk Removal, downsizing, Old Furniture Pick Up, junk removal, clear clutter

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