Posts Tagged ‘Junk

Does Your Junk Define You?

In honor of Junk Relief Month we will be featuring two guest posts from New York Times best-selling Author Peter Walsh, whose latest book Let it Go was just released. The stuff we own has the power to create the home we want or turn that perfect home into an overrun, overwhelming pit that stresses…

National Thrift Shop Day is on August 17

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At 1-800-GOT-JUNK? we donate much of the gently-used “junk” we collect to charity thrift shops, giving back to the communities in which we operate and diverting a large percentage of what we collect from the landfill. Donating to your local thrift shop is an easy way to make a difference in your local area! In…

How to recycle your bicycle

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Did you know that up to 15 million bikes are thrown away each year? They’re simply added to landfills. Think about it: bikes are made of steel, aluminum and rubber, and it all just gets added to the pile. Given that bicycles are a useful way for people to get around, not everyone can afford…