Most of us would probably recycle more, if we could. Even if we aren’t trying to be zero-waste in Vancouver (though that would be nice), we’d still gladly sort our garbage, if it were easier. But unfortunately, recycling isn’t as advanced as might … [Read more...] about How do you recycle the ‘hard’ stuff you can’t donate in Metro Vancouver?
Junk Organizing, Upcycling and Recycling Blog
We’ll be posting tips for the home, and other things that relate to things we see while doing junk removal as a company
We once came across an article describing a Holocaust survivor who learned to pieces of trash into anything he needed, basically. It made us think of ways we can do the same. It’s not just a way to save money and be resourceful: it’s good for the … [Read more...] about 22 trash to treasure projects to make from garbage around your house
As a junk removal company, we’ve seen a lot of junk. We’ve also seen a lot of different kinds of junk. Sometimes, a junk removal service makes sense: getting rid of old construction waste, for example, when doing a renovation. Other times, we see … [Read more...] about Are you a collector, or a hoarder? Is it time for junk removal?
Love the look of upcycled furniture and reclaimed wood furniture? Want to go ‘green’ with your furniture buys? That’s awesome! We see a lot of furniture and wood that would otherwise go to landfills in our junk removal business. As part of our … [Read more...] about 11 places to shop upcycled and reclaimed furniture in the Vancouver area
As a junk removal company in Vancouver, we see a lot of waste. The great thing about our job is that we can take that junk, and make sure it goes to the right place: either for recycling or donation. But, we can’t deny that a lot of waste could have … [Read more...] about How to live a zero-waste life in Vancouver, B.C.