1. Why It’s Hard to Get Rid of Things

    As a junk removal and home decluttering company, you can trust us when we say we’ve seen just about every level of hoarding imaginable. There are light cases where people get stressed out about an overpacked closet, and severe instances where a hoarding habit becomes a dangerous and significant danger to one’s quality of life. But no matter where you are on the spectrum, there’s one truth th…Read More

  2. Christmas Storage Solutions

    Christmastime is here! It’s a time of great joy and celebration, but not without its hurdles — specifically, you’ve probably had to take a grueling expedition through your storage space to unearth the long-lost Christmas decorations that have been buried deep. It’s a yearly ritual for many — Christmas comes and goes, and once all the decorations are put back in their place, they’re bur…Read More

  3. 4 Reasons Why It Might Be Time for Hot Tub Removal

    We can only imagine the excitement that was cultivated around your hot tub when you first bought it. Hot tubs, for many, are a rare luxury that are seldom enjoyed alone. Whether it’s the weird couple who’s getting a little too close, the rowdy children who may or may not be tinkling in the water, or the security guard who tells you that you have to leave because it’s past 9:00, there are jus…Read More

  4. How to Tell if You’re a Hoarder

    At Spartan Junk Removal, we’ve committed our lives to helping people get rid of their junk. What an interesting problem to have, no? While there are surely people in the world who can’t imagine the idea of having so many things that you literally have problems getting rid of all of them, it’s a legitimate problem for many people in the world, and we love seeing the smiles on clients’ faces…Read More

  5. Why Junk Removal Is Better Off Left to the Professionals

    Everybody accumulates trash and clutter. That’s just a given, and unless you’re some kind of ascetic hermit who doesn’t interact with any kind of material possessions, it’s just inevitable that you’re eventually going to end up in possession with some things that you don’t need keep anymore, whether you’re out of space, have no interest, or both. In such an occasion, it’s prudent t…Read More

  6. Questions to Ask If You’re Having a Hard Time Letting Go of Your Stuff

    If you have a hard time letting go of your personal possessions, don’t start feeling bad about it. While TV shows and media tend to hyperfocus on extreme examples such as hoarders who can’t even see the floor of their own home, the truth is that it’s not at all uncommon for people to have a hard time letting go of possessions, even if it’s clear that they likely won’t serve any kind of f…Read More

  7. How To Clean and Organize Your Garage Without Leaving Your Chair

    Isn’t it strange how every garage seems to inevitably pile up with junk, ever so slowly and surely, until it’s completely filled with all manner of clutter and useless items? It seems like, no matter how hard you try to keep it cleaned and maintained, the junk inside just grows, multiplying like a living organism. How does this happen? Who knows. The point is, garages get dirty, and eventually…Read More

  8. Holiday Cleanout: Junk or Charity?

    As the holidays draw ever nearer, you may find yourself wondering how you can give back to the community while still clearing up some space for your new Christmas or Hanukkah presents! Many people choose to take this time of year to go through their current items, including clothing and furniture, and decide what can be donated to charity. Of course, some items have been a little too well loved fo…Read More

  9. Working with a Loved One Who Hoards – Part 2

    Talking to a loved one about their hoarding habits or helping them seek treatment is not always the easiest of tasks, but the junk removal experts at Spartan Junk Removal are here to help. In our previous blog post, we outlined some of the ways you can keep your loved one’s habits from getting worse. These include: Not taking any of their possessions, as this can destroy their trust for you. Avo…Read More

  10. Working with a Loved One Who Hoards – Part 1

    Hoarding is a mental health condition that, at its mildest, can create an uncomfortable living situation, and at its worst, without proper junk removal, can make a hazardous living area. It often leads to losing friends and family, so these people are in need of help and special care. While only 5 percent of the population hoards, only about 15 percent of those people recognize that their behavior…Read More