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 […]
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 […]
Six life events where junk removal and downsizing help you!
Life can be busy and messy, and it always hits you with the unexpected. There are so many different stages and seasons you go through. And with all that change comes a lot of stuff! We’re just talking about physical “stuff” that you may or may not need in the next stage of your life. […]
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 […]
Have unfinished yard projects? Here’s how Kloos can help
With the kids back in school, the summer months are winding down. Do you have piles of old scrap metal, heaps of pulled weeds or other yard debris, or a decrepit old shed you’ve meant to tear down but haven’t gotten the chance? At Kloos Hauling and Demolition, we can help you tackle those unfinished […]
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 […]
What are some effective tips to downsize your home?
Does your home spark joy? Netflix’s new documentary series, Tidying Up, features successful tidying expert and consultant Marie Kondo. In the series, Marie encourages families struggling with clutter and disorganized homes to pare down their items using the concept of, “does this item spark joy?” If you can sympathize with these struggles, we’ve listed key […]
How to deal with tricky items during household junk removal
Few things match the liberating feeling of finally hauling out household junk that’s been wasting space for months or years. But, when your cleaning catharsis draws near, it’s important to remember how to properly dispose of your unwanted goods. Improperly handled materials can be dangerous to the environment or even pose health hazards. Read on […]