Where Clutter Begins

Where Clutter Begins

How does one’s home become cluttered? Where does it start? What is responsible for the clutter? Clutter doesn’t happen overnight. It’s a process that can take months or even years for you to even notice the clutter. Some of us live denial when we think of our homes as cluttered or we just don’t want to believe it because then we will have to do something about it.

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How to Get Rid of Old Appliances

  1. Pay the store to take them:
    • When you buy a new appliance such as a refrigerator, some companies can charge a disposal fee and will take your old appliance away for you. Keep in mind, you can’t just pay the stores to haul off an old appliance without a new purchase of a new one. 
  2. Ask your town to take them:
    • See if your town, city or county offers some kind of recycling program.
  3. Donate:
    • Try donating your old items to a Habitat ReStore, the Salvation Army or any other charitable organization to get a tax deduction. Read More
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Spring Cleaning

Although the first day of spring certainly is not here yet, it is indeed near! Right now is the perfect time to start thinking about and preparing your home for spring cleaning. There is a famous saying by William Morris, “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful”. This is something to keep in mind when decluttering your home and deciding what to keep vs what to get rid of.   Read More

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Hot Tub Removal & Disposal

Often times folks will purchase a hot tub, give it a good run for 5-8 years and then after that, the costs slowly begin to rise. Hot tubs require a lot of maintenance and the upkeep can be very expensive. Between the monthly chemicals needed and parts once things begin to break, you are looking at a costly investment. Sometimes the hot tub is worth the investment and other times it’s not. In the case that it’s not, the hot tubs often get left in backyards or decks, and kill your grass underneath as well as take up a lot of your space. When that’s the case, it’s time to call your local junk removal experts. Read More

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Aging In Place? Why You Need To Declutter Your Space

It’s too easy to fall into the trap of having a cluttered home. Research has found that 80 percent of the items we keep are ones we never use. They end up taking up space and causing us to become disorganized. The issue of clutter becomes an even bigger problem when you’ve got empty nest syndrome because your adult kids have left home. You might find that you’ve got loads of stuff you don’t really need but since most of it is sentimental, you want to hold onto it. However, clearing your space can be really good for you, especially if you want to live in your home for as long as possible.  Read More

Junk Removal and Dump Runs

How many of you have recently completed a big project around your home or maybe cleaned out a room and now have junk and debris piled up in your garage because you haven’t had the time to make a dump run? We understand how frustrating it can be trying to find the time to go to the dump with the hours always changing, and most closing before you even get home from work. Weekends are even tougher as most are only open for a short time on Saturday’s and are closed on Sunday’s. Instead of having to leave work early or taking a day off and using your vacation time to go to the dump (yuck, who wants to waste their vacation time on that?) why not call Grunts Move Junk to do it for you? Read More

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Hoarding

When you hear the term hoarder, many of you will probably think of the popular TV show called “Hoarders” where you get an inside look into some of the more extreme hoarding cases. One of the most common characteristic of a hoarder is the persistent difficulty to get rid of their possessions.    Read More