1. Categorize your items.
Grouping families of similar items like paintbrushes, trays, and rollers in the same space for quick-finding makes it easier to both take out and put away these items. This helps your garage stay organized for longer.
Do you ever find yourself rushing towards the start of school, scrambling to the Dollar Store, Staples and clothing stores, and wondering how you are going to clean up all the mess that summer can bring? Here are some tips for the whole family to get things ready, for back to school, any other occasion, or just life.
In this era of DIY, everyone needs a toolbox. Whether you are a homeowner, a renter, or living in residence in college, there will always be some work that needs to be done. No matter how much you know about renovations or home improvement projects, the right tools always make things easier. The following list is 11 tools that everybody should have in their toolbox.
Small spaces lend themselves to becoming cluttered. Not only do you not have a lot of room to work with in the first place, the small space seems to attract more clutter until it becomes a storage space rather than a living space. It doesn’t have to be this way. By calling your local junk removal experts at Junk Canada and making some improvements to lighting, storage, and design, any small space can become a living space where you want to be, instead of a trap. The following are some tips for maximizing the size of your small space and making it appear bigger.
Whenever you undertake a construction project, there will be changes or problems that arise that necessitate a change to the original agreement. With a good contractor these shouldn’t be a problem, but be sure to get all agreed changes and prices in writing to ensure that changes in costs match any changes in work. It helps to specify in the original contract that you need orders in writing for anything that adds to the bottom line.
There are tonnes of other options for adding to your backyard space, and no matter which one you choose, Junk Canada Inc. is there to help you with the first steps. Whether you need to tear out an old deck, fully remove an old garage, replace weathered pavers, or remove anything else to make more space, Junk Canada Inc. can get you started on the backyard of your dreams.
The City of Toronto estimates that each 1% decrease in the contamination rate would save the City between $600,000 to $1,000,000 every year, which could be reinvested into other green initiatives or other social services. At Junk Canada Inc. we hope that our approach to recycling the materials we remove from your home, and the awareness we try to bring to the importance of separation and organization, has a positive affect not only on your home or outdoor space, but on the GTA and Ontario as we all try to tackle our waste management problems.
No more space to store goods at home? Place it in your garage! Homeowners have all used this strategy as a quick way to clear clutter. However, if you continue this practice, over the years, you will notice your garage becoming a dumping ground.
With new cheap devices, society has reaped tremendous benefits. This explosive growth in the electronics industry, however, has led to a rapidly escalating issue of end-of-life (EOL) electronics or e-waste. In landfills or primitive recycling operations, toxic materials can be released from old electronic devices into the environment.
For the last 50 years, plastic consumption has continued to increase as this amazingly versatile and low-cost material continues to excel at countless new applications, ranging from improving food safety and distribution efficiency to helping to create lighter, more fuel-efficient vehicles. Unfortunately, our collective ability to effectively recycle this material has lagged. In 2013, some 299 million tons of plastic were produced worldwide, according to the Worldwatch Institute, as plastic continues to replace over materials, notably metal and glass.