Find a junk removal service near Sacramento, CA

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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to haul off junk?

The average cost to haul away junk is $150, though this price can be expected to vary between around $75 and $375, depending on several factors. 

The first factor is the quantity of junk removed. Most junk removal services charge by the truckload, and most residential projects only require filling up part of a truckload.

Another factor is the type of junk. E-waste like computers and TVs may cost more to dispose of, as will more hazardous materials like mercury, paint and used motor oil. It also may cost more to remove big items like beds and couches.

To find out how much it will cost to get rid of your junk, get free estimates from the best junk removal companies near you.

How do you prepare for junk removal?

To prepare for junk removal, start by listing all the items you should get rid of. Organize your list by which items are appropriate for the junk collection team and which may have some resale value or could be donated. 

Move through your house and hit problem spots like closets, attics and basements. Make a pile of items you plan to keep, give away, sell, donate and have the junk removers pick up. Finally, contact at least three junk removal companies for price quotes.

Do you tip junk removal guys?

You may want to tip your junk removal team if they did an exceptional job. For instance, if they show up on time, are courteous and professional, take extra care not to damage your possessions and home, and leave a clean site afterwards, you may feel like giving them a tip. A reasonable tip might be $20 per crew member.

It’s also nice to tip them on especially hot days, or when the weather is inclement. You can also provide food and drinks for them.

How can I get rid of junk fast?

To get rid of your junk fast, start by organizing and making a list of what you have. Sell what you can, and give away items that you value but you don’t want to friends and family. 

If you don’t have the means to transport items or if you have too much junk to get rid of on your own, it’s time to hire a pro. A junk removal service can quickly and efficiently get rid of junk for you, including lifting heavy objects and making sure nothing is damaged.

Find a junk removal service near you and start asking for free estimates.

How do you throw away a couch?

You can get rid of a couch by hiring a junk removal pro who can get it safely out of your house and dispose of it. There are other options as well, including renting a trailer and hauling it to a proper disposal facility, or leaving it out for someone to pick up. 

However, a junk removal service is the easiest option. This keeps you from having to lift a heavy object or risk scuffing up your walls. Furthermore, a licensed junk removal service can responsibly dispose of a couch, saving you from having to find a site.

Can I use digital payments to pay for junk removal services?

Today, digital payment platforms are gaining popularity across many services, including junk removal companies. Digital payment services such as PayPal, Square Cash, Venmo, Zelle and Google Pay are common options for customers.

Conduct an online search for junk removal services in your area, and ask whether they accept digital payments. Make sure you have a plan in place to take all necessary precautions to comply with any mandated social distancing guidelines.

Does a junk removal service need to enter my home?

A junk remover may not need to enter your home if all of the materials are located outside. If a junk remover needs access to your home and the project is deemed essential, you’ll need to discuss a strategy for safety. For example, avoid being near each other, sanitize involved surfaces and conduct payments using digital platforms. Discuss potential strategies with junk removal companies in your area.

Do junk removers offer remote or virtual services?

Because junk removal requires manual labor, it is not typically a remote service. However, if you see a profile that states the junk removal company is offering remote services, ask the company what those services include. And schedule a phone or video consultation with local junk removers, and ask what precautions can be taken to comply with social distancing guidelines. 

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a junk removal service during the COVID-19 pandemic?

You can set up consultations and appointments with a junk removal service near you during the COVID-19 pandemic by messaging the professional of your choice in an online search. Ask if they are willing to set up a video call to assess the project and answer any questions you have. Discuss a strategy for staying safe during the job, including sticking to guidelines on social distancing as well as paying through digital platforms instead of cash or check.

Reviews for Sacramento junk removal services
Camile D.
I appreciate the service and understanding with this junk removal.
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Nick B.
Great experience with Cravenho junk removal! Joe was super friendly and efficient. He showed up early for our appointment and made quick work of the junk we had him remove. The prices were extremely fair and reasonable. Definitely would recommend cravenho junk removal to anyone who is in need! Thanks again Joe!
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Susie L.
My tenant got evicted, and left huge junk in the house. They helped remove all the junk. Worked hard and efficient.
Marshall Property MaintenanceMarshall Property Maintenance
Chefin With M.
I highly recommend Cravenho Junk Removal. He arrived on time, was friendly and got the job done quickly and efficiently. Definitely would call him again for my next junk removal. Thank you!
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Ryan M.
Responded quickly and was able to come that day to remove my pile of junk. Would highly recommend!
Proserv Pest ManagementProserv Pest Management
Dawn D.
Joe was right on time, and so pleasant. Highly recommend him to anyone that that needs furniture or junk removed.
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Kwame A.
Cravenho Junk Removal was on time, professional and did an outstanding job! I would highly recommend them!
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Thumbtack Customer
The guys are great. They are friendly and easy to work with. I have quite a lot of junks and they removed everything in 30 minutes.
Marshall Property MaintenanceMarshall Property Maintenance
Karl R.
Ivan was Professional and willing to take on anything I threw at him (even an extremely heavy old piano). My garage looks great now with all the junk gone! I will definitely use Capital Junk Removal for all my hauling needs.
JunkGuys SacramentoJunkGuys Sacramento
Kelsey E.
What a wonderful experience! Cravenho Home Services- Junk Removal responded to my request within minutes, scheduled a delivery for the subsequent day, and did an excellent job at removing the shed that we demolished. He is very friendly, hard-working, and affordable! I will most definitely hire him again! Do not think twice- this is the business you want to help you clear out the junk!
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Courteney H.
He was stupendous! Nonjudgmental, PAITENT AS EVER, a joy to work with and be around! Really appreciated his work and he can help remove our junk anytime!
uCall iHaul LLCuCall iHaul LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Junk removal- Great guys, professional, fast and on time :) they took several heavy items down a set of stairs in a very timely manner. Highly recommended!!
Marshall Property MaintenanceMarshall Property Maintenance
Michelle H.
I am completely satisfied with Mario’s work and I believe the price was reasonable. I will definitely hire this company again when I need to have junk removed.
Easy pro movers LLC.   MarioEasy pro movers LLC. Mario
Erika K.
Robert with All In Service is AWESOME! He is a “one-man junk-removal cleaning machine!” He was super understanding & flexible with my particular situation, and was willing to work around my schedule as much as his permitted. When it came time to do the job, she showed up, when scheduled, & got straight to work in the heat, & got everything cleared out & loaded up in about an hour. I would highly recommend him for your junk removal, demo, & haul-away needs!
All In ServiceAll In Service
Cherisse S.
Joe was AWESOME! He responded to my request within minutes and got the job done in less than an hour. He was really nice and we will definitely be using his services in the future. No extra charges or hidden fees for junk removal. Thanks Joe!
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Rachel M.
Cravenho Junk Removal was amazing! He releaved so much of our stress with hauling away boxes that were literally, taking up our entire garage, shrubbery and construction material from a move and a renovation. We reached out to him on Thursday and he was here, Friday morning. He was very responsive, professional, punctual, and got rid of everything PLUS more than what he intialty quoted us for. He was by far the best price we found. We are likley going to be needing him again to get rid of things from our rental. Thank you Cravenho Junk Removal!!
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Tayon C.
Very professional and was able to remove the junk I've shown in the photos I attached for a reasonable price using his trailer of some kind that was attached to his truck. The only thing I recommend is that either he or Thumback provide more specifications when it comes to estimating whether the junk will fill up 1 truck vs. 1 trailer. I selected the option ok my junk could fill up 1 truck instead of 1 trailer which he brought with him to the pick up. I did not know there was a difference especially if the junk could've been stacked up in 1 truck like I've specified in my job request. Other than that he was friendly and did the job I requested for the price he quoted me for on Thumbtack which I appreciated. I would recommend his service.
Cravenho Junk RemovalCravenho Junk Removal
Thumbtack Customer
Frank did a good job removing small of my furniture and kept in touch with me via emails prior to our appointment. It was easier communicating through emails because I'm deaf. He and a man were professional when they came by to pick up my junk furniture. Would hire them again if I need help!
Marshall Property MaintenanceMarshall Property Maintenance
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