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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 Surprising Things You Can Recycle From Your Home

Posted by Junk King on Jun 6, 2018 9:00:20 AM

There are many other household items that can be recycled in addition to just aluminum cans, glass bottles, boxes and newspaper.

In fact, you might be surprised at the variety of household items and debris that can actually be recycled instead of dumped in a landfill. While, most people are quite familiar with the concept of recycling, we do tend to think of it only in terms of common items we're familiar with.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Recycling, Landfills, appliance recycling, metal recycling

Don't Toss Your Scrap Metal - Recycle It

Posted by Junk King on May 22, 2018 6:00:00 AM

Too many people think old equipment and used appliances have no value and should simply go to the dump. But scrap metal recycling is a large and growing option that should be your first choice.

Many homeowners and business owners find that getting rid of metal items can be difficult. This is especially true if those items are too large to throw into your curbside trash bin. If the material is simply scrap metal, or a hopelessly broken appliance, selling it is not an option.

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Topics: Landfills, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, scrap metal, appliance recycling, metal recycling

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

Scrap Metal Recycling Is A Sustainable Option

Posted by Junk King on Apr 10, 2018 6:15:00 AM

Everyone has large junk items to dispose of once in a while. Often, these items are made of various metals and can be hard to get rid of. But scrap metal recycling makes disposal easier.

Scrap metal recovery and recycling is a massive and growing industry in the United States. Some recent figures give a sense of the volume of materials handled every year. 

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Green Junk Removal, Recycling, scrap metal, metal recycling

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