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Go Clutter-Free with These Trash Removal Tips

How to rid your home of clutter


No matter how well you plan, getting rid of clutter ultimately results in trash. Sometimes this can become a little more than you can handle on your own. There are a few things you can do to make life easier when you’re left with a large amount of unwanted items. Here are a few clutter and trash removal tips.

Trash Removal Tips

  • Make a Plan: make a list of the specific rooms and places you want to de-clutter. Then start to tackle them working one room at a time.
  • Make Piles for Organization: when de-cluttering, the first thing you want to do is pick a room. Then, separate the items you sort through into three different piles: keep, sell/donate/give away, and trash/recycle. The “keep” pile should be filed away from the other piles to prevent them from being given away or thrown out. The sell/donate/give away pile should be separated into mini piles and separated from the rest. Same goes for trash and recycling. It helps to bring a trash can and recycling bin so you can toss things accordingly as you work.
  • Use your Best Judgement: One of the toughest parts of de-cluttering is remaining unbiased as you go item to item. It’s easy to talk yourself into keeping sentimental things, but this should be kept to a minimum. As you come across items, ask yourself a few questions: Can I live without it? Will I replace this if I throw it out? Have I used this in the last six months? If the answer to these questions is “no,” then throw it in the toss pile.

Trash Removal Assistance

When you’ve got a lot more to toss than you thought, try calling a trash-hauling company with the trucks and labor force necessary to deal with virtually any job. The team at JDog Junk Removal & Hauling is ready to take on your job with the equipment and vehicles it requires. So don’t try to haul a bulk amount of garbage on your own! Contact us today by calling 844-GET-JDOG to schedule a pickup.