Removing Unwanted Junk
What will junk removal companies pick up?
Junk removal companies typically accept more items than dumpster rental companies do. For example, junk removal service may be more willing to remove some of the items that you can't put in a dumpster, like tires, refrigerators, AC units, or cans of paint.
Other common items that a majority of junk removal companies will take include:
- Box springs
- Car parts
- Hot tubs
- Propane tanks
- Yard waste
How much does junk removal cost?
Most junk removal companies charge a base rate regardless of how small the removal job is. For example, many companies charge around $75 - $125 to come out and haul away anything. For large projects, like whole-home cleanouts or hoarding situations, then you could end up paying upwards of $2,000.
The amount of junk that needs to be removed, where the junk is located, how heavy the junk is (and whether it needs to be disassembled), and who you hire are some of the biggest factors affecting junk removal cost.
To ensure you pay a fair price, we recommend getting quotes from 2-3 junk removal companies.
Keep reading: Rent a dumpster or hire a junk removal company?