Find a junk removal service in Elgin, IL

Find junk removal services in Elgin, IL

Find junk removal services in Elgin, IL

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Find junk removal services in Elgin, IL

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Top 10 junk removal services in Elgin, IL

Homeowners agree: these Elgin junk removal services are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Demeter Masonry

Demeter Masonry

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
12+ years in business
Serves Elgin, IL
We take great pride in what we do and follow time honored methods that produce projects that get better with time Meeting new people ,establishing relationships , managing issues clients have with there home or commercial projects is very rewarding .
Dee Home Delivery LLC

Dee Home Delivery LLC

5.0(1)
2 hires on HomeGuide
2+ years in business
Serves Elgin, IL
Julia H. says, "Very Professional and Courteous" Read more
Trucky Works

Trucky Works

5.0(2)
3 hires on HomeGuide
8+ years in business
Serves Elgin, IL
Richard B. says, "Communicated well and kept me up to date on his schedule. Did a nice job. Will keep his contact info. on file and call again if I need assistance on another project." Read more
Family 1st Carpet Cleaning LLC

Family 1st Carpet Cleaning LLC

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Elgin, IL
We are family first we specialize in carpet and upholstery cleaning tile and grout cleaning commercial cleaning and residential cleaning water fire and mold restoration etc
Budget Roofing

Budget Roofing

5.0(2)
Offers online services
3 hires on HomeGuide
36+ years in business
Serves Elgin, IL
Brad H. says, "Friendly staff " Read more
D's  Landscape And Construction Contractors

D's Landscape And Construction Contractors

4.5Awesome(8)
7 hires on HomeGuide
15+ years in business
Serves Elgin, IL
Diane S. says, "Very communicative about process and scheduling. Always cleaned up every day. Listened to my ideas as the project went along and were willing to incorporate them at a reasonable cost. Will contact them again for sure." Read more

Your Junk Removal questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much does junk removal cost near me?

Junk removal prices are $150 to $350 on average or $1.50 per ft3. A half truckload costs $200 to $300 to haul away junk, while a full-size truckload of junk costs about $400 to $450 to remove.

How do you prepare for junk removal?

To prepare for junk removal:

  1. Make a list of items to get rid of by going through areas like closets, attics, garage, and basement.
  2. Organize the list into three piles: items that can be donated, items that have resale value, and junk.
  3. Contact at least three junk removal companies for price estimates.

Do you tip junk removal services?

Tipping for junk removal is not expected but is appreciated. If the junk removal professionals do a great job and spend more time than expected, consider tipping 10% or $10 to $20 per crew member.

What do junk hauling services take?

Residential and commercial junk hauling services typically take:

  • Furniture and couches
  • Mattresses and box springs
  • Electronics (e-waste), TV's, and printers
  • Computers, laptops, and monitors
  • Appliances
  • Refrigerators and freezers
  • Household garbage
  • Glass
  • Carpeting and rugs
  • Exercise equipment
  • Pool tables
  • Pianos
  • Hot tubs and spas
  • Scrap metal
  • Tires and rubber
  • BBQ pit and grills
  • Trampolines
  • Playsets
  • Bicycles
  • Yard waste
  • Construction waste

Items that typically cannot be removed are:

  • Hazardous waste
  • Medical waste and supplies
  • Asbestos
  • Liquids such as paint, chemicals, cleaners, propane, oil, or mercury-based items

Who will pick up junk for free?

Junk haulers may pick up working appliances, tools, or furniture in good condition for free, or you may donate them to the Salvation Army, Goodwill, or nonprofit organizations. Request a free estimate from junk collectors in your area.

How do I find junk haulers near me?

Start by searching our list of junk removal pros, then compare reviews, costs, and:

  • Get at least three free estimates to compare.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select companies that are licensed, insured, and certified.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for an estimate in writing.
  • Avoid making payments upfront. Pay after the junk is loaded and your property is not damaged.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the best junk pickup in your area.

What questions to ask junk removal services?

When hiring a junk collector, ask them the following questions:

  • Are you licensed and bonded with liability insurance?
  • Can you provide me a free written estimate?
  • Can you provide references for past work?
  • How long have you been in business?
  • How many similar jobs have you completed?
  • What do your services include?
  • Are your workers' employees or subcontractors?
  • How much do you charge?
  • What other expenses may arise?
  • What does your warranty policy include?
  • How do you handle damages that occur on the job?
  • How long will the junk collection take?
  • What payment methods do you accept?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

Reviews for Elgin junk removal services

Recent success stories from people in the Elgin area.
William L.
Did a great job and left the work area clean . Gave us options to save money. Would use again but moving out of state
Trucky Works
Anthony E.
budget roofing did ah full replacement on my home the crew and joe did ah amazing job start to finish I definitely will recommend them to friends.
Budget roofing
Pat W.
Very professional and knowledgeable
D's Landscape and Construction Contractors
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