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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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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. 

Are there ways to be safe if I hire a junk removal service when social distancing?

If you hire a junk removal company near you, take precautions to avoid person-to-person contact, sanitize involved surfaces and use virtual payments. If possible, it might also be a good idea to move the items that are getting picked up outside so the junk remover doesn’t need to enter your home.

How can I find out if a junk removal service is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

Junk removal may be considered essential in certain cases during the COVID-19 pandemic. A good place to start is by searching your city or state government’s website for a list of guidelines.

For national guidelines, visit CISA’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 webpage, which identifies 16 types of essential infrastructure sectors that can continue operating during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, not all jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.  

Reviews for Vallejo haulers
Samantha A.
Thank you for hauling my old bed. I appreciate you guys. If you Need help hauling your junk. Give them a call. There fast and efficient.
Above and beyond roofing and tear off servicesAbove and beyond roofing and tear off services
Annett B.
Great job, arrived early and went to work hauling, friendly service. I will hire again and tell my family and friends about the service I received from A+ Hauling
A+ Hauling, Junk, and Debris RemovalA+ Hauling, Junk, and Debris Removal
Judy K.
Bay Hauling was efficient and quick to respond same day! Juan was very responsive and let us know the price up front and hauled our pile of junk in less than 15 minutes. Thank you again
Bay Hauling LLC.Bay Hauling LLC.
Jonathon E.
Fast and friendly with fair pricing, will hire them for all my junk hauling needs.
Morgan M.
Everything went fine, and we were happy with HR Junk Hauling. The only thing was that $120 seemed a little high for what took about 5 minutes to load and haul away. But still, I'm the one who accepted the offer, so it's all good.
Carol K.
I will use them again. Very nice people who did all the loading and hauling away.
Stacey B.
HR Junk Hauling's team did an awesome job! They were prompt, polite and patient with me and SO worth the price! I will definitely be calling them again!
Camille J.
Fantastic job hauling 3 large pieces of furniture. Quick response. Came next day. Quick removal. If I could give 10 stars, I would!
DMC HaulingDMC Hauling
Stephanie A.
Andre and his team were awesome! Super professional and hauled away the junk in my garage quickly! Great price and would absolutely recommend to anyone. I really appreciate it, thank you!
Thumbtack Customer
Hauling discarded household items including exercise equipment and a damaged BBQ grill. Justin responded the same afternoon that I had submitted the quote request and showed up that same afternoon. His service was quick, efficient, and courteous.
JT Removal LLCJT Removal LLC
Natasha T.
These guys really came out and did the job right. I had had some hauling in the past and was very disappointed using thumbtack but this time I was completely liberated by what they did for me, not only that they price fairly but I felt bad for the price that they gave. They gave quality work Wonderful service they hauled everything I asked in a very short amount of time. I thought it would take hours. These guys really worked hard and I appreciate everything they did for me. I'm very picky so I know quality work thank you
Express TV MountsExpress TV Mounts
Lyn O.
They responded out on time but on the wrong day. Hauled all the depths but left a trail of it down the side of my house to the front and in the street. I had to clean it up. It cost $175 for 20 mins of work and half a truck load of green waste. Not worth it.
uCall iHaul LLCuCall iHaul LLC
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