Apartment junk removal for Hayward, CA and the East Bay, San Jose, and San Francisco Bay Area

Apartment Junk Removal – How & Why to Do It

When you live in a small apartment, your “junk pile” can grow very quickly. You start with less space, which already limits your ability to store items and encourages you to designate an area for your junk. As more time passes, that designated space continues to grow until it reduces your free space even more, […]

Recycled household appliances from Hayward, CA and the San Francisco Bay Area

Appliance Disposal the Correct Way

New, exciting appliance technologies seem to be popping up every year, enticing you consumers to upgrade. When it comes time to pull the trigger on a new washing machine or refridgerator, don’t spoil the excitement by hurting yourself trying to move the old model on your own. West Coast Junk offers affordable and easy appliance […]

Hoarder Clean Out SF Bay Area

Hoarding Clean Out – West Coast Junk can Help

Hoarding is not just a tendency to keep things, or resisting a hoarding clean out. Hoarding is the compulsive collection of possessions accompanied by difficulty parting with them. Many of us have a friend or family member who exhibits the symptoms. Perhaps you have a grandparent who may have lived through the depression or a […]

Moving Junk in San Francisco

Summer is ending, school is starting, many people are moving, are you? The last bits of moving and cleaning out are always the worst, aren’t they? You’ve already packed up boxes and boxes of things, organized and cleaned out what can be sold, but now the last bits of junk… ugh. So much trouble! Moving […]

Illegal dumping in San Jose can lead to pest infestations like bedbugs and rats, citations and large fines.

Avoid Illegal Dumping in San Jose

Illegal dumping in San Jose is a problem. When people don’t take the initiative to responsibly dispose of junk, dispose of old furniture, or mattresses, it creates a problem for someone else to handle, and more importantly, it can create big problems for everyone in town. Recently, neighborhoods in San Jose are seeing big messes […]

Old furniture in Dublin, CA West Coast Junk can help you find it's new home

How and Why to Get Rid of Old Furniture

Your kids don’t want your old furniture or china. Over the last couple of years, you’ve probably seen, there has been much discussion and many articles written about the wake up call to baby boomers and the greatest generation about how millennials are entering into different relationships with furniture and what we used to consider […]

Cleaning Tips and DIY Cleaner Recipes

5 Household Cleaning Tips + DIY Cleaner Recipes

Spring cleaning get ahold of you?  Now that you’ve cleaned out all your junk, and with summer practically here, vacations, visitors, and house projects might be on the horizon! We’ve rounded up our best cleaning tips, hacks, and advice to help you keep it simple and get the job done, so you can spend your […]

Boiler Removal in a San Francisco Apartment Building done by West Coast Junk

1920’s Boiler Removal in a San Francisco Apartment Building

We don’t always do hauling. Did you know that we can perform a wide variety of removal services? This month we were hired by one of our customers’ building handyman to help remove a 1920’s boiler from a San Francisco apartment complex. Boiler removal can be a big job, especially in San Francisco.  Here the […]

Plastic bottles and household hazardous waste - what to do with it all?

Hazardous Waste Disposal Guide for the Bay Area and San Jose

Household Hazardous Waste:  What do with the stuff we can’t take for you? While the list of what we do take from you is very long, there are some things that we just can’t haul away for you.  Hazardous materials like paint, acetone, cleaning products and gasoline, batteries and light bulbs need special attention and […]

Spring Cleaning mess in SF Bay Area, old furniture, junk needs hauling

Spring Clean Bay Area: Stay Healthy, Hire a Hauler!

Spring Cleaning has been shown to have both mental and physical health benefits – physically, you’re removing dust and debris that can harbor allergens and pests, perhaps old chemicals.  Freeing up physical space in your home and crossing things off your to-do lists also can relieve stress (often the pile of junk can be the […]