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Moving Day – How A Dumpster Can Help

Moving can be stressful, and sometimes it seems like packing takes forever. Why? Because in addition to the things you find yourself wanting to discard as you pack your things, you’d be surprised at all the things you unearth once you think you’re nearing the end of the job. It can be overwhelming, but renting a dumpster is a great way to make it easy.  

  • If you’re selling your home, the best way to do that is to make it look its bestGetting rid of clutter in the house, garage, and yard will help your house to look better and sell more easily. Cleaning out a house, doing home repairs, and working on some landscaping are all chores that generate a lot of garbage, and the best way to get rid of all of that garbage is to rent a dumpster.  
  • The less stuff you have to move, the easier and less expensive the move will beBefore you even begin to pack, pare down your belongings by giving things away or donating to charity. In the end, you’ll discover that many of the things you’ve kept around are actually better off being tossed in the trash. Having a dumpster gives you the perfect place to toss them.  
  • No matter how much you declutter, you’ll find more stuff when you think you’re almost packed. In the attic, in the garage, in the backs and tops of closets, and under the furniture, trash and castoff belongings lurk. A dumpster on the property allows you to quickly and efficiently get all of those things out of your way, and out of the way of your movers once moving day arrives.  
  • Renting a dumpster puts the waste pickup schedule in your hands. Rather than leaving a pile of refuse on the curb until garbage day, you can schedule dumpster pick up when it’s convenient for you. You might want it picked up more than once during the process, you might choose to have it taken on moving day, or you might leave it a few days longer, so that you can get the house completely cleaned and ready for the new residents.  

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