Posts by Sam Landa

How to become a junk therapist

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Are you or someone you know disorganized, surrounded by constant clutter, and overwhelmed by a mess that never seems to go away? Sometimes we are too ashamed to ask for help, or aren’t able to afford a professional organizer at the time, and we’re often left at a dead end. Well, the good news is…

Your family’s green home challenge


Managing a family is no easy task! Today’s busy lifestyle often involves career, community commitments and—if we are lucky—a couple extra hours of sleep. With a busy agenda like this, most of us forget to squeeze in time for family. We have the perfect idea for your next family game night: get together for a…

Volunteer to get closer to your community


Did you know that since 1989, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? has saved over 1.5 billion pounds of junk from the landfill and counting? We do our best to donate and recycle as much as we can. Whenever possible, we donate reusable items to local charities. Our franchises work with a number of community-based charities as well as local…

Improve your home with Feng Shui


When it comes to harmonizing your living space, Feng Shui is becoming a popular choice for home decorators and designers. The good news is you don’t have to be a professional to get great results. There are some simple things you can do to get the positive energy flowing.

8 things to do before junk removal


Recent winter storms have created a great deal of waste in the Northeast. But before you call a junk removal company, you may want to do some legwork first. Of course, it all depends on what you’re trying to dispose of: household waste removal, yard waste removal, trash removal, renovation waste, and so on. This…

10 reasons you should declutter


Now that the tree and stockings are gone and a new year is well under way, any excuse to hold off on decluttering your home is long gone. Sorry, but that ship has sailed! When it comes to organization and getting rid of the clutter in your home, are you ready for a change? Let’s…

A resolution to declutter


Are you looking to clean up your act this year? The running joke about New Year’s resolutions is that they don’t last. In fact, most people seem to forget about them after just a few months. The resolutions we make at the beginning of the year are often unrealistic or unachievable, so why not resolve…