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Why Old Appliance Removal Doesn't Have To Be Hard

Posted by Junk King on Sep 5, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

[This article was first published in February 2022 and has been revised and expanded.]

You finally did it. You decided to get rid of those old appliances that have been sitting around, taking up space, and making you feel bad. 

But now you have to figure out how to make it happen. Old appliance removal can be difficult, slow, and potentially dangerous work. But it doesn't have to be hard.

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, used appliance, appliance removal, old appliances disposal

Replacing Your Refrigerator? Consider Recycling.

Posted by Junk King on May 13, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

[This post originally appeared here in April 2018. It has been expanded upon, revised, and updated to reflect more recent information.]

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.

However, just moving an old refrigerator can be a major chore. So, how does a typical homeowner manage refrigerator recycling?

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

3 Tips For Disposing Of Your Old Dishwasher

Posted by Junk King on Mar 2, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

[This post originally appeared here in June 2018. It has been expanded upon, revised, and updated to reflect more recent information.]

Dishwashers get old. Sometimes they just need to be upgraded and other times they must be replaced. Either way, you still need old dishwasher disposal.

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

How To Dispose Of Mini-Fridge Appliances

Posted by Junk King on Feb 25, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

[This post originally appeared here in October 2019. It has been expanded upon, revised, and updated to reflect more recent information.]

You really loved having that little refrigerator. Until it died unexpectedly. And now that you’ve replaced it with a new one, how to dispose of mini-fridge units can be a challenge.

While it may be tempting to try to get rid of your old mini-fridge by putting it out with the household trash, your local waste management company is highly unlikely to pick it up. And if it's still working, you might be tempted to put it out there with a sign on it. Not a good idea! 

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Topics: Refrigerator Recycling, get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, kitchen appliances

Recycling Household Appliances Large And Small

Posted by Junk King on Jan 31, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

When it comes to old household appliance removal, the optimum solution is recycling. But that's not what happens to most of our old appliances in the U.S.

Recycling large appliances by yourself can be quite difficult and challenging for most people. So, what can you do with that old washer, dryer, or refrigerator?

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, used appliance, appliance removal, old appliances disposal

When You Need Appliance Removal Now

Posted by Junk King on Sep 13, 2021 5:00:00 AM

[This article was originally published in November 2019. It has been updated and revised for this post.]

It finally happened. Your trusty old washing machine died. Even though you bought a new one to replace it, you still have an appliance removal problem.

And once the excitement of choosing and buying a new “smart” washing machine wears off, your old appliance removal task still has to be done. And that’s not so exciting. 

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, used appliance, appliance removal

When You Have Large Junk Items

Posted by Junk King on Aug 19, 2020 8:00:00 AM

 

Getting rid of junk isn't always difficult. Most of the small stuff can go in the household trash. But what do you when you have large junk items?

You probably can't put them out on the curb with your trash. And, unless you own a truck, you might not get them to fit into your car. In fact, if you have really large junk items like furniture or appliances, you need help.

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Topics: Old Furniture, large trash pick up, Old Appliances, large trash, large junk removal

Summertime And The A/C Is Dying

Posted by Junk King on May 6, 2020 9:30:00 AM

 

One of the worst things that can happen in a home during the hot summer months is when the air conditioner stops working and has to be replaced.

The good news is that not only do you not have to get rid of the old one yourself, but much of the unit can be recycled.

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Topics: Old Appliances, appliance recycling, appliance removal, air conditioner removal, a/c unit disposal

How To Sell Old Appliances

Posted by Junk King on Nov 7, 2019 12:12:00 PM

 

When you find yourself with a washer, a dryer, or maybe a mini-fridge that you no longer want, you may wonder if you can sell old appliances?

The answer, of course, is a resounding “Yes!”

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, used appliance, appliance removal, sell old appliances

Tips For Free Used Appliance Pick Up

Posted by Junk King on Oct 30, 2019 10:53:00 AM

 

If you’ve upgraded an appliance or simply bought a replacement, having free used appliance pick up is a plus.

The problem is in determining who and how to make that happen. With that in mind, here are some tips for free used appliance pick up services you can make use of. 

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Topics: get rid of old appliances, Old Appliances, appliance recycling, kitchen appliances, used appliance

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