At some point everyone ends up with items that need to be disposed of. This is not to suggest that you are wasteful, for there are many good reason as to why you may need to call a Junk Removal company. Easier said than done. So, how should you go about hiring the right service? This article will answer all of your questions.
Junk removal companies in Vancouver
There is plenty of them but not all are the same. As a matter of a fact, the waste management industry is notorious for having some bad apples, or to be more honest, for having more bad apples than good ones. Finding a good hauling service is not that easy, but once you apply some of the simple rules I have prepared for you, things will fall into place.
Big vs Small companies
These are the two extremes that you need not completely avoid, but be cautious about. Big companies have larger expenses and when combined with the tendency to be very profit-oriented, it can turn into a very expensive junk removal service for you. They will provide you with a good service but it will cost you an arm and a leg. Therefore, you need to make sure that you get a good idea of what the final cost will be. Rating the cost of removing junk is not always that straight forward, but try avoiding ambiguous promises made on the phone when you are dealing with the larger companies. Due to things not being said or asked, you may end up paying $900 while being assured that the cost will be around $200.
Smaller companies are cheaper for the most part, but they also have the tendencies to not be very reliable. Some of those guys even forget to show up. There are some very admirable exceptions that I have personally met, but in general I wouldn’t want the rest on my property. As I said, they are unreliable, but also moody, rude and often under influence of something. Those who take their business seriously, eventually grow to become larger companies but these are not the ones I am warning you about. Once you are on the phone with them, you will acquire a better understanding of the point I am making here.
How to find a good disposal company?
You best bet is to read reviews and judge how you are treated on the phone. One thing that bad junk removal companies have not been able to fake is manners on the phone. Not that they can’t, but they are so blinded by the quick money they are making by ripping off their clients, that they see no reason to invest in mimicking politeness. It has no utility for them.
As for the larger companies, make sure you have a strong agreement with them. This does not mean that there aren’t honest situations where the extra cost cannot be foreseen by the company. They happen often enough, but this is often withheld by some companies on purpose. Ask questions and clear things out that if your junk removal project will cost you more than you think, you know it in advance.
With this, we will complete today’s little guide on how to hire a professional junk removal company in Vancouver. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me.