Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some of our most frequently asked questions. If you have any additional questions, or to get your free job quote, please contact us so we can discuss your project with you!
What areas do you cover?
We provide junk removal, debris cleanout, and trash disposal in Southern Maine. Our service areas include Portland, South Portland, Westbrook, Windham, Gorham, Scarborough, Falmouth, Cumberland, Yarmouth, and the surrounding communities.
What do you do?
We clean out the junk, debris and trash that is in your way including attics, basements, and garages, apartments, and complete households.
What types of things will you remove?
We can remove just about anything. Household and garage items, furniture and electronics, and yard waste. We can take away torn out carpeting and drywall, and other building materials (we’ll even rip them out for you!). We are happy to remove heavy items such as appliances, old furnaces and hot tubs, as well as construction debris. Whether it’s inside or outside – we have the equipment and manpower to haul it away. Please give us a call if you don’t see your items listed here.
Will you help us move?
No, we are only a junk removal company. We are not insured for moving, nor is our equipment clean or appropriate for moving ‘the good stuff’.
Do you do fire and flood damage work?
Yes, we can remove fire-damaged materials, and we clean up after floods and water-damage.
Do you do demolition work?
Yes, we can perform light demolition and removal work. Carpeting, drywall and light framework, decks, playground sets name a few of our most common items.
What is the cost?
We charge based on the equipment we use, and how full our truck or trailer is. Please call for specific pricing for your job.
Are there any items you charge extra for?
Yes. There are items such as hazardous materials that we must pay higher disposal fees for including: air conditioners, refrigerators, dehumidifiers, propane tanks, tires, TV’s/computer monitors, fluorescent light bulbs and paint products.
Will you remove a dumpster bag that I purchased somewhere else?
Yes, but for a lot less you can have your bag back.
Are you insured?
We are proud to be a legitimate Maine small business and are fully insured (general liability, auto), licensed and bonded.
Will you work with my insurance company?
Yes, we are happy to work with your insurance company to make sure everything is documented and taken care of according to your policy requirements.
What size trucks and trailers do you have?
Our fleet includes: several pickup trucks with 8-foot beds, three trailers with 10’, 14’ and 16’ beds; and a 16’ Box Truck for more sensitive materials and our Confidential Destruction Services loads.
What happens to my stuff?
It goes to a transfer station where they recycle whenever possible. When it is a viable option, some items are donated to local charity for reuse.
What do you do with electronics (E-Waste)?
All e-waste gets recycled. Computers, printers/scanners, TV’s/monitors, laptops, cell phones. You name it, it won’t contribute to damaging the environment if we can help it!