Did you know that more than 3 in 5 Americans feel that someone with a dirty home is a bigger turn-off than someone with a dirty mind?* That’s 62% of people who are unimpressed with mess! Maybe it’s time to get started on that spring cleaning after all?
Unless you start spring cleaning now, it’ll soon be 2017 and the junk will still be there. At 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, we have over 26 years of experience helping people reclaim their space, so we know a few things about deculttering. Here are a few tips to help you get through your spring cleaning checklist.
By Brian Scudamore I often get asked advice from young people who are interested in starting their own businesses, and what I tell them is, “Don’t do what I did!” Okay, that’s not exactly true. As the owner of three companies, I’m a huge proponent of entrepreneurship as an exciting and rewarding career path. But…
Junk is our business – our franchise partners and their teams come across plenty of it every day. But some finds are a bit stranger than others. From coffins and mechanical bulls, to John Wayne’s bible, junk can be weird, spooky, sometimes moving, and even priceless.
2015 was a big year for O2E Brands and, as 2016 kicks off, we are taking a look back at the last twelve months and the amazing work done by our franchise partners from 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, You Move Me, and WOW 1 DAY PAINTING.
With the holidays just around the corner, your home will soon be hit with an influx of toys, clothing, housewares and other gifts. Get ahead of the “stuff” this holiday season by hosting a holiday swap party with your friends, and part ways with the unused clutter in your home.
From Thanksgiving to the New Year, our calendars are jam-packed with holiday parties and gatherings. Not only is this the busiest time of the year, it’s also the most wasteful, with Americans throwing away 25% more trash than any other time of the year. All this waste adds up to an additional 140,000 garbage trucks…
Waste Reduction Week is coming up on October 24 and we’re making it easy to do something good for your home and the earth at the same time. We have partnered with STAPLES to host e-recycling events across Canada. On October 24, from 10am – 2pm simply go to a STAPLES and drop off your e-waste, where it…
Saturday, October 10th marks World Mental Health Day, a nationally-recognized day dedicated to mental health education, awareness and advocacy. As the day approaches, we wanted to lend our support to a disorder in which we are often in contact – hoarding. As a supporter of the Lifetime television show, Hoarders, we have seen first-hand the…
“How are you?” “Busy!” Being “busy” is a common response for many of us when we are asked how we are today or how things have been. Between careers, family and friends, passion projects, and keeping up with daily life, our schedules – along with our minds – often feel packed to the brim.