Riley Park junk removal services

Junk removal is an essential service for residents and commercial clients in Riley Park area. However, there seems to be some misconceptions about what this service is about, and how can residents of this Vancouver neighborhood enjoy the most of it. This section of our website will attempt to clarify some of the important aspects of the hauling industry.

Junk removal companies in Riley Park

There are few operators, who are located in that area, but you can hire a company from anywhere in Vancouver. As long as they are not too far from your location, there won’t be any extra fees. However, if your property is in Riley Park, and the rubbish removal company is located in North Vancouver, there could be some extra fees.

What can a rubbish removal business do for you?

As you are probably aware, there are many items that are not allowed to be mixed with the regular garbage. Especially, big items, such as a couch, or any other bulky old furniture. In those instances, a waste management company is the appropriate approach.

They will assist you in removing pretty much any items, that you don’t want anymore. Garbage will be taken to the city landfill, but many items will be donated, or recycled, depending on the condition they are in.

Cost of junk removal?


Having 1-2 pieces of furniture is very easy to price. For example the cost of mattress removal is $90. A washer or a dryer will be around $70. If there are more items, then rates are determined with a little bit more complexity. However, by the time you are done reading the next two paragraphs, everything will be as clear as a day.

Bigger disposal jobs are calculated by volume. It can range from $35-$45 per cubic yard. One yard is 3 feet. The heavier the garbage is, the more it costs per cubic yard. Hence, the range in price.

For example, 15 cubic yards of old furniture, will costs around $600.

There are also some cases when extra labour cost is applied, but those are not that common. Most disposal companies will allow for about one free hour in labour for 10 cubic yards. After that period, each hour is priced at $50.

Scheduling a pick up

The best way to schedule an appointment is to call the company. This way they can get all the information they might need, in order to provide you with a good estimation on cost. Usually, they would need about 2 days advanced notice, so plan ahead a bit. This way, you also get a chance to think of items you want to throw away, in case you have missed them.

On the day of the appointment, they will send a big truck, and the leader of the team, will look at what you have, and let you know if there needs to be some adjustments to the price. Most companies have to take this step, because it is not that easy to estimate volume of garbage, an other details, over the phone.

Everything will be loaded into the truck, and hauled away to the appropriate disposal and recycling centres in Vancouver.

We will be adding more information to this section, so keep on checking it one in a while. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call us. We have answers.