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Landscaping Projects Mean Yard Waste And Debris

Posted by Junk King on Jun 27, 2022 5:00:00 AM

[This post was originally published in March 2019, and has been revised, expanded, and updated.]

Your new yard looks great! But now that the excitement of your improved landscaping has waned you still have to get rid of the yard waste you've created.

And the more ambitious and wide-ranging your landscaping project is, the larger the piles of organic waste and other types of yard debris. So, what do you do with it all now?

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, landscaping debris, DIY projects, yard waste, yard waste disposal, organic waste

Being Green With Less Green: A New Look For Your Lawns

Posted by Junk King on Jun 20, 2022 5:00:00 AM

Yard cleanup and yard waste disposal can be a pain. But with a green, low-water, drought-resistant yard your cleanup is minimal - as is your yard waste.

And you'll be helping the planet and yourself by reducing your water usage, minimizing the use of fertilizers and pesticides, and mowing.

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, landscaping debris, yard waste disposal, drought resistant, low water lawn, hardscaping

Summer Home Improvements Require Disposal

Posted by Junk King on Jun 1, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

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

Summertime is a great time for homeowners to make outdoor improvements. But it also means taking care of outdoor junk disposal, like old, broken hot tubs.

If you're like most homeowners in America, you probably have a lot of old stuff lying around like old tools and lawn equipment, an old satellite dish that's no longer being used, or even a broken hot tub. So, how do you get rid of this stuff?

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, yard waste, yard waste disposal, backyard, hot tub removal, hot tub disposal, old hot tub hauling

Enjoying Your [Clean] Backyard This Summer

Posted by Junk King on May 11, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

[This post was originally published in April 2019 and has been update, expanded, and revised.]

Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. And a backyard for barbecues, pool parties, or just to relax in is far nicer when it's clean!

But getting and keeping a yard clean often involves far more than just cleaning up after the kids and pets. For many homeowners and renters, there are large amounts of trash, debris, and junk that needs to be gotten rid of.

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Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Yard Waste Removal, summer cleaning, Green Junk Removal, lawn debris, yard waste disposal

Some Solid Tips For Recycling Concrete

Posted by Junk King on May 6, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

There are all types of yard waste and debris that can be recycled instead of put in landfills. However, for homeowners, concrete isn't always on the list.

Contractors, on the other hand, are often accustomed to disposing of large amounts of waste concrete and often use commercial crushing and recycling facilities to dispose of it. But not always.

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, construction waste removal, concrete debris, concrete removal, yard waste disposal, waste concrete recycling

When New Landscaping For Spring Means Low Water Design

Posted by Junk King on Apr 27, 2022 5:00:00 AM

The drought conditions in the US have not improved and water restrictions are looming, which is why having a low water yard is more important than ever.

Oftentimes this means removing some or most of your lawn and existing plants so they can be replaced with hardscape elements and low water grasses and shrubs. And that can mean a large amount of yard waste to get rid of.

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, landscaping debris, yard waste disposal, drought resistant, low water lawn, hardscaping

How To Make Your Yard Waste Disposal More Efficient

Posted by Junk King on Apr 18, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

One of the tasks of most homeowners in America is yard maintenance. And this usually means taking care of yard waste removal and disposal. 

While no one really enjoys that work, there are ways to make the chore easier and far more efficient than raking, bagging, and waiting for the garbage truck each week.

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, yard waste, yard waste disposal, composting, backyard, organic waste, residential trash removal

Summer Is Coming - And So Is Yard Waste

Posted by Junk King on Apr 8, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

It may only be early spring now, but summer is coming along with the summer weather. And with spring and summer yard work comes all the yard waste removal!

Also, with the drought still ravaging the Western United States and California in particular, taking care of your outdoor spaces to ensure low water use and water conservation is critical.

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, summer cleaning, lawn debris, yard waste, yard waste disposal

Yard Waste And Being Green With Composting

Posted by Junk King on Jan 21, 2022 5:00:00 AM

 

For many people, composting still evokes images of elderly, 'back-to-the-earth' couples with piles of rotting vegetation in the corner of their back yard. 

But composting and optimizing your yard waste is actually beneficial on a number of levels. And it's an easy way to be 'green.'

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Topics: Green Junk Removal, lawn debris, household waste, yard waste disposal, composting, food waste

Winter Yard Waste: Should It Stay Or Should It Go?

Posted by Junk King on Dec 8, 2021 5:00:00 AM

 

Officially, winter does not begin until December 21st. And for many homeowners, yard work - and yard waste - continues until it gets too cold or too wet.

The question is, when it's already cold, or already wet, do you really want to be hauling yard waste? Or can it stay?

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Topics: Yard Waste Removal, lawn debris, yard waste, yard waste disposal, hot tub removal, home winterizing

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