November 13, 2018.
Sometimes you have more to get rid of than you can fit into a weekly garbage pickup bin, and it’s not always easy to figure out how to get rid of your household junk. Palm Beach County residents can find bulky item and large-scale waste removal particularly challenging as there are strict limits placed by the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County on what and how much can be picked up from a single residence.
So where do you turn when you’re facing a big cleaning project? You can spend weeks researching the applicable state, local and federal disposal laws and working out a complex waste management plan, or you can look for ways to simplify the entire process. When you’re working with a full-service junk and waste removal company, you’re able to streamline everything into a more efficient, effective and even a more ethical plan of attack.
Different Types of Household Junk Removal: Palm Beach County Options
Though you may think you’ll need to choose different disposal methods for different types of waste, this isn’t necessarily the case. You don’t have to invest precious time and energy into separating waste into numerous piles for recycling, donation and disposal, either, no matter how dedicated you are to reducing your environmental impact. You just have to choose a one-stop solution for all your waste removal needs, one that also shares your commitment to environmental responsibility. Here are a few examples of the kinds of projects our expert Jiffy Junk technicians can manage with ease:
Remodeling and Renovation Waste
Working with a general contractor usually means you don’t have to worry about waste management, but what do you do if you’re acting as your own contractor or working with a small handyman operation without a system in place for waste management? Palm Beach County SWA does offer some pickup services for minor home repair waste, but there are a variety of restrictions and special considerations. Residents are allowed up to two cubic yards of waste collection for debris resulting from minor home repairs, but all containers and bundles must weigh less than 50 pounds and be carefully containerized to qualify for pickup, with other rules applying depending on the waste type and materials. Anything not meeting strict guidelines will be left behind until you correct the presentation and meet all specifications.
A hoarding compulsion can be an incredibly difficult one for everyone involved and saying that cleanup can be a challenge is putting it mildly. The amount of waste generated by a hoarding situation goes far beyond the boundaries of normal household junk removal; Palm Beach County SWA simply does not offer programs of the scale and scope you’ll need to see the project through. Trained junk and waste management specialists do have experience in these areas, though, and can make quick work of even the most overwhelming mess.
If you’re left in charge of cleaning up and managing the estate of a loved one, you’re already in a difficult emotional position. Dealing with the rigid guidelines and strict rules of a municipal waste management system makes a tough time even more painful, which is why it’s often best to work with professionals who understand both the urgency and difficulty of cleaning out an estate.
Extensive Landscaping or Storm CleanUp
Your household is more than the structure in which you live, so landscaping waste and storm debris are your responsibility, too. Like other special collection services, residential lawn and landscaping waste is subject to several rules and regulations when Palm Beach SWA is involved. Anything other than tree branches and palm fronds must be placed in an appropriate container or sealed bag, which cannot weigh more than 50 pounds. Any branches or fronds must be six feet or less in length and must weigh less than 50 pounds, and vegetation cannot be mixed with other types of waste.
When you’re in the thick of a big project, you don’t have time to become an expert on all the rules, regulations and ethical considerations surrounding household junk removal. Palm Beach County cleanup projects can be managed quickly and easily with the help of the pros at Jiffy Junk, though.
The Perks of Private Hauling
Hauling your own waste may seem like a good alternative to the strict rules set forth by municipal waste management, but it also comes with a host of considerations. You’ll still need to be well-versed in the legal implications of disposal, and you’ll also be responsible for all the sorting and heavy lifting.
At Jiffy Junk, we understand the difficulty of managing large-scale cleanout projects with the stress of deadlines, environmental impact and disposal rules. We offer junk removal services residential and commercial clients throughout the Palm Beach County area full-service, white-glove junk and waste removal with no stress, no heavy lifting and no worries about municipal pickup guidelines. We’ll come to you on your schedule, doing all the hard work of removal and sorting. Because we’re dedicated to minimizing our environmental impact, we separate everything we remove for donation and recycling, doing everything in our power to avoid landfill use. Items in usable condition will move on to charity donation centers that benefit the community as a whole; anything we can’t donate, we look for a way to recycle. Sometimes, this involves taking advantage of community initiatives and nontraditional recycling systems municipal pickup services don’t offer.
This means you get not only high-quality service you can count on, but also waste management and junk removal you can feel good about. Our expert technicians understand how much stress and worry can accompany household junk removal. Palm Beach County residents love our commitment to environmental responsibility, flexible scheduling and dedication to excellent service. When we leave, you’ll have a space free of debris and unwanted items, left broom-clean and ready for anything you have planned.
Call today and let us turn your big waste management headache into a painless and satisfying experience.