In our last article we covered the common mistakes when downsizing your home – that mostly focused on the financial aspects to downsizing your home. However, that’s just one piece of the puzzle – and like anything in life – making the decision to downsize is multi-faceted. In this article, we’ll cover issues related to […]
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What are common mistakes when downsizing your home? Part One
At some point in your life, you’re going to ponder the thought of downsizing your current living situation. Often, this situation arises after your children have moved out of the family home and establishing their independence. While parents with their children still at home patiently await this newfound freedom, many feel as much emptiness as […]
The power of decluttering and why your family should clean together
Cleaning and decluttering together as a family have a variety of benefits – both for the organization of your home, and for the personal growth of your children. The result is a clutter-free, functional home where everyone feels responsible for the outcomes and progress made. Let’s look at a few of the top reasons your […]
How can decluttering your home improve your mood and mental health?
If you’ve been feeling “down in the dumps” lately, there could be a surprising cause of your feelings of anxiety or depression – household clutter! Did you know that an overly cluttered home can affect your mental health and well-being? Let’s look at the basics of household clutter, mood, and mental health, and examine some […]
Why – and how – should I take my junk to thrift stores?
A lot of people in Winnipeg have junk (or unwanted goods) that they want to get rid of – especially clothing. If you have some junk at your property that you want to throw away, it may be able to find a second life at a local thrift store. Learn more below about why you […]
Why won’t we pick up your scrap metal or remove junk for free?
As much as you might want us to, we at Kloos Hauling & Demolition cannot pick up your garbage, scrap metal, or remove junk for free. We price our services are reasonably as possible and we’ll give you a no-obligation quote, which is fast and friendly. Also, we provide a service that is worth the […]
Our tips for working outside in the heat during summer
Are you about to start a big outdoor project this summer? It’s critical that you protect yourself from heat stroke and other heat-related illnesses and accidents. At Kloos Hauling, our business is extremely active in the summer months. Because of this, we’ve developed a list of our tips for working outside in the heat, to […]
Winnipeg Junk Removal Resources Master List
Winnipeg is a great city with many things going for it. There are countless outdoor spaces for Winnipeggers to get out and enjoy the warm summer season. You may have noticed “Recycle Everywhere” bins popping up all around the city. These are a great way to encourage people to recycle used beverage containers (after all, […]
When is the Best Time to Downsize and Sell a Home in Winnipeg?
Many real estate agents will revert to the same stereotypes as to when the best time to sell a home in Winnipeg is. This usually includes the season of spring and a “warm or hot” real estate market. Also, many people believe that summertime in Winnipeg is a seller’s market because buyers want to get […]
How we can help a hoarder take back their home?
At Kloos Hauling & Demolition, we’re called into situations where a homeowner has lost control over their amount of stuff. Commonly this is known as hoarding. While it seems harmless on the surface, compulsive hoarding, also known as hoarding disorder (https://anxietycanada.com/articles/hoarding-facts/), is a mental health disease. Along with the act of hoarding, the hoarder often […]