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

New Year's Decluttering Should Include Your Storage Unit

Posted by Junk King on Jan 4, 2018 4:39:51 PM

Many people like to kick of the New Year by decluttering, organizing and getting rid of junk. But they often forget their storage units.

If you are like most people, the new year is a time for renewal, resolutions, and getting a fresh start. And nothing symbolizes a fresh start better than decluttering your life and your living space. But in the rush to get rid of junk in our homes we can easily forget the junk in our rented self-storage units.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, get rid of junk, self-storage, downsizing, declutter, storage

Decluttering And Downsizing Your Lifestyle [Infographic]

Posted by Junk King on Dec 21, 2017 9:35:00 AM

A New Year often brings new changes and direction. Perhaps you're thinking of decluttering your space and downsizing your lifestyle. But how do you start?

Many people have begun to reconsider their accumulation of material things and looking to reduce one’s “footprint” in a number of ways. This can mean simply getting rid of excess household items. For many, it can be a monumental effort to declutter your life.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, junk hauling, downsizing, declutter, home cleanout

When It's Time For Downsizing: Dealing With The Junk [Tips]

Posted by Junk King on Oct 12, 2017 6:03:00 AM

There are times in many people's lives when they need to downsize - or simply choose to. The challenge is often deciding what to keep, what to lose, and how to get rid of junk.

There is a recent 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: Residential Junk Removal, junk removal, downsizing, donations, declutter

Yes, You Can Host Your Own Estate Sale [Tips]

Posted by Junk King on Oct 10, 2017 6:03:00 AM

We typically associate estate sales with the passing of loved ones. Or the unfortunate situations where there is no family to inherit an estate. But did you know you can auction off much of your own estate now?

[This post has been update and revised from a previous post published November 2016]

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, estate clean out, downsizing, junk removal services, The Bin

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

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

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

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

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