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How to Get Rid of Your Junk

Whether you’re decluttering the garage or downsizing before a move, it can be difficult to decide if you should order a dumpster or hire a junk hauling service to get rid of your broken appliances and unwanted furniture. We break down the basics to explain why renting a residential dumpster is best for large-scale cleanout projects and bulky item disposal.

Common Junk Removal Projects:

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Dumpster Rental vs. Junk Hauling Service

Choose a Dumpster Rental When:

  • You want an upfront price you can count on.
  • You have a large quantity of items.
  • You need more than one day.

Choose Junk Removal Service When:

  • The junk is too heavy to lift.
  • You have a small number of items.
  • You only need a few hours to clean.

*Price remains at one set cost as long as you avoid dumpster rental fees, like overage and overloading charges.

Dumpster Rental

Junk Disposal Service

All-Inclusive Quotes

One Set Price*

Various Container Sizes

Delivery at Your Convenience

Flexible Rental Periods

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How Much Does Junk Removal Cost?

If you decide to hire a junk hauling service, it will typically cost between $100-$600 depending on the load. Keep in mind you often won't know the full price until after removal. If you rent a dumpster, we'll give you an upfront quote that bundles all costs. For example, a 20 yard dumpster rental for junk removal averages between $268-$657 and includes a 7 to 10 day rental period so you can dispose of junk on your timeline.

What Can You Toss in Our Dumpsters?


✔ Furniture
✔ Appliances
✔ Electronics
✔ Carpets & Rugs
✔ Mattresses & Box Springs

Residential Junk Removal


✔ Drywall
✔ Flooring
✔ Scrap Metal
✔ Wood & Lumber
✔ Concrete & Heavy Debris

Construction Debris Disposal

Yard Waste

✔ Shrubs
✔ Branches
✔ Dead Plants & Leaves
✔ Stumps
✔ Grass Clippings

Yard Waste Removal

*Accepted items may vary by location.

Rent a Dumpster for Convenient Junk Removal

Streamlined Process

Rent a dumpster, load your junk and request pick up. You get control of the project and save trips to the dump.

Helpful Support

Your representative will give you their direct line so you can call or text anytime with questions.

Reliable Service

Our team will make sure your roll off dumpster is delivered and picked up on time so you can stay on schedule.

What Our Customers Say

"I am very pleased with the service I was given by Dumpsters.com. The price was reasonable, the phone reps were very polite and knowledgeable. The delivery and pick up happened exactly when they said it would. This was my first time renting a dumpster and it was a very easy and pleasant experience."

David Welsh

Junk Removal FAQs

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More Resources for Junk Disposal Jobs

Check out our resources for junk removal projects like cleaning out an estate or decluttering your home.