Different Ways To Dispose Your Left-Over Waste After Loading All Your Furniture

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Different Ways To Dispose Your Left-Over Waste After Loading All Your Furniture

Different Ways To Dispose Your Left-Over Waste After Loading All Your Furniture

There is no doubt that moving is one of the most overwhelming activities in one’s life. The task involves among other things, choosing a date, hiring professional movers, obtaining packing materials and supplies, sorting, arranging items in boxes, and labeling. In the process, you will find things that you no longer need or have not used in a long time. You may decide to sell or donate them. This lightens your load on moving-day. However, come the D-Day, after you load everything into the moving truck, and you realize that there is still some leftover waste. What do you do with it?

Take the waste to a landfill

The old recliner, table or deck chair all have one thing in common; you no longer need them. That means after the moving company crew has loaded everything else into the truck, they leave the unwanted pieces behind. If you own a pick-up truck, load it up with the broken furniture and drop it off at the nearest landfill.

Take it to the curb

To succeed in this option, you must have prior knowledge of the waste collection company’s schedule in your area. After the moving company leaves, start gathering the dismantled pieces and take them to the curb. In addition to the broken furniture, there will also be piles of dirt that you need to remove. Take it all to the curb to await collection by the local waste removers.

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Call furniture recyclers

There are three options for this. In the first one, you can use the family car to deliver the old and unwanted furniture to a recycling center. The second option is to call the recyclers and request them to come and pick your stuff. Thirdly, hire a local transporter to haul the left-over waste on your behalf.

Donate to charity

Unknown to you, the old bookshelf that you badly want to get out of your way can look good in a children home’s library. Find a charity located nearby and offer to donate the things you intend to throw away. By doing so, you are doing someone else a huge favor. Members of the charity organization will pick the items, repair and reuse them.

Hire a junk removal firm

These are professionals whose task is to clean up homes during a move. The option is a wise one for several reasons. First, junk removers pick up everything left behind by a moving company. Second, the issue of what to do with the waste collected is no longer your problem.

Moving out is always tiresome; the lifting, loading and giving instructions wears you out completely. Stuff that remains behind after getting everything into the truck can stress you out. Consider taking it all to a nearby landfill. Also, put the items in the curb for later collection by local removers. Alternatively, take the unwanted furniture to recyclers or donate them to charity. Finally, bring in the professional junk removers. They will save you the trouble since they are the experts in the field.

Joe Webster

Written by Joe Webster

Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.

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