What to Donate When Moving

What to Donate When Moving

People often move during the summer. Kids are out of school and there’s no snow or cold weather to contend with. If you’re preparing to move, you’ll want to go through your home and purge. There are items you should toss or donate so you don’t have to pack up and move items that won’t get used in the new home. Here are a few items that you should donate before you move.  Continue Reading

How To Clean Your Outdoor Trashcans

Let’s face it, no one really likes cleaning stinky trashcans, particularly in the summer when they attract flies and bugs. But the chore doesn’t need to be disgusting. With the right equipment and a determination to clean them regularly, you can disinfect your trash cans in minutes leaving them clean and sanitary. Follow these tips… Continue Reading

Easy Ways to Prep Your Home for a Sale

Perhaps you’re accepting a new job in a different city or need a bigger place for your growing family. Whatever the reason, you want your home to sell for the highest price in the fastest possible time. One way to encourage those outcomes is to prep your home before the sale by doing the following. Continue Reading

Teach Your Kids About Responsible Waste Removal

As a parent, you’re charged with teaching your children well to prepare them for a productive and happy life as an adult. You wouldn’t dream of neglecting that duty by keeping them home from school or failing to teach them to be kind and responsible. Don’t overlook the value of teaching your children about responsible… Continue Reading

Illegal Dumping Can Be Disastrous

It may be tempting to think that a few bits of trash tossed beside the road or hidden in the underbrush is no big deal, but the truth is: illegal dumping is a big deal. It can endanger the environment, pose a public health risk and cost taxpayers millions of dollars every year, too. In… Continue Reading

Declutter Your Home in Five Steps

Clutter is what happens when you own too many things or try to fit too many possessions in a small space. It fills closets, overloads shelves and spills out of drawers robbing you of precious time and making you feel helpless. Research shows that in your lifetime you will spend approximately 153 days looking for misplaced… Continue Reading

San Diego Recycling Regulations

Do you know the requirements for recycling in San Diego? Do you know what materials must be recycled, or what recycling services must be offered at events? If you’re not sure, here’s what you need to know about residential, commercial and event recycling in the San Diego area! Continue Reading

Best Ways to Declutter Your Home

Has the clutter in your home reached annoying levels? Is it time for a thorough cleaning that gives you a great excuse to remove messes and toss the things you don’t need? That’s a big project, and it’s not always easy to pick what to throw away and what to keep. Here are several key… Continue Reading

Ways to Repurpose an Unused Room

It’s common to have an unused room in the house that’s ready for a little renovation. Maybe you have a kid who moved out of the home (and isn’t likely to move back in). Maybe you’ve recently done a lot of cleaning and have a largely unused storage room. Or maybe a change in your… Continue Reading