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How To Get Rid Of Your Old Stove Or Oven

Posted by Junk King on Jun 21, 2018 9:48:00 AM

Getting rid of old appliances can be a huge chore. And your kitchen stove or oven can be some of the worst to deal with. But if you're upgrading to new appliances, what do you do with the old ones?

Imagine you are trying to lift your kitchen oven. Even if you could get your arms around it, how much weight are we talking about? Well, according to one source, the average 24 to 30 inch convection oven weighs about 130 pounds. And a double convection oven can weigh much over double that!

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, appliance recycling, junk haulling, metal recycling, kitchen appliances

3 Tips For Disposing Of Your Old Dishwasher

Posted by Junk King on Jun 19, 2018 10:59:22 AM

Household and kitchen appliances get old. Sometimes they just need to be upgraded and other times they break down and must be replaced. Either way, you still have to get rid of the old one.

Hauling off and disposing of old appliances is a difficult task for any homeowner. Unless you already have an appliance professional or two at home and a large truck, getting rid of that old machine is going to be a challenge.

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, metal recycling, dishwasher disposal

5 Good Reasons To Rent A Mini Dumpster

Posted by Junk King on Jun 7, 2018 9:23:48 PM

Junk removal and junk hauling can be a pain. Especially if you have a large project or lot of junk. In those cases, a MINI Dumpster can be a perfect solution. But it comes in handy for more than just getting rid of junk!

Homeowners don't always consider renting a dumpster for their own junk removal needs. For most folks, the picture of a giant, beat-up steel container sitting in front of their home is not appealing. Besides, how would you get one and is it even affordable?

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, get rid of junk, MINI Dumpster, home renovation, dumpsters

Time For A New Hot Tub. What To Do With Your Old One?

Posted by Junk King on May 3, 2018 5:00:00 PM

So you're deep into spring cleaning and realized that your trusty, old hot tub is becoming just "old" and not so trusty. And you've decided to upgrade. That's great! But what do you do with the old unit?

While you may be one of those people who like to use their hot tub in the cold, winter months, odds are spring and summer are your "heavy use" seasons. And if you've decided to get a new model to replace your old hot tub that's been around for years, you have big task.

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Topics: large trash pick up, get rid of old appliances, Spring Cleaning, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, appliance recycling, hot tub

A Simple Solution For Washer And Dryer Removal

Posted by Junk King on Apr 12, 2018 11:26:08 AM

Now that spring is here many folks are looking to replace some old appliances. Some of the most difficult to dispose of are washers and dryers. Is there a simple solution for old appliance removal?

With some things it makes sense to replace them with used items. But large appliances, such as washers and dryers, have gotten more efficient with each year.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, washer / dryer disposal, get rid of old appliances, appliance recycling, metal recycling

Replacing Your Refrigerator? Consider Recycling.

Posted by Junk King on Apr 5, 2018 12:50:31 PM

The refrigerator is probably the central fixture of any kitchen besides the stove. But, like any appliance, they become dated and old, and eventually need to be replaced.

If you've been thinking about upgrading to a new high-tech refrigerator, this is a great time to do so. New models now come complete with smart technology, temperature sensors,  water filtration systems, and energy saving features. Not to mention a wide selection of colors and designs.

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Topics: Refrigerator Disposal, Residential Junk Removal, Refrigerator Recycling, get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, scrap metal, appliance recycling

Getting Rid Of Old Appliances With Recycling

Posted by Junk King on Mar 13, 2018 12:49:34 PM

Spring is a great time of year to replace your old appliances and update your kitchen and laundry room. But what do you do with your old machines? You could junk them, but there's a better option.

Once you've replaced your old, worn out or outdated appliances, you have to decide what to do with your old machines. Some retailers will take them for you, but you are likely to be stuck with disposing of them yourself.

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, junk haulling, junk removal services

5 Top Kitchen Home Remodeling Trends For 2018

Posted by Junk King on Jan 30, 2018 6:35:00 AM

If you are thinking of remodeling your kitchen you probably want to do be at the forefront of design trends. What are the top trends experts see for 2018? 

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, home remodeling, junk haulling, home renovation, residential contractor

Consider Donating Before Junk Disposal This Season

Posted by Junk King on Dec 14, 2017 7:52:53 PM

The United States is one of the most charitable and generous nations in the world. An important part of our culture is donating to worthy causes.

[This post has been revised and updated from the original post published in March 2017]

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Green Junk Removal, furniture removal, donations, charities

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

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