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Should You Rent a Junk Removal Dumpster?

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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 dumpster is best for large-scale cleanout projects and bulky item disposal.

Common Junk Removal Projects:

  • Property turnovers
  • Home remodeling projects
  • Storage or basement cleanouts
  • Estate or whole-house cleanouts
a roll off dumpster full of debris from a home cleanout

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Junk Dumpster Rental vs. Hauling Service

Choose a Dumpster When:

  • You want a 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.

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Junk Disposal Service

All-Inclusive Quotes

One Set Price*

Various Container Sizes

Delivery at Your Convenience

Flexible Rental Periods

Loading Service

Common Items Accepted for Junk Pickup


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

Residential Junk Removal


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

Construction Debris Disposal

*Accepted items may vary by location.

Get a Dumpster for Convenient Junk Hauling

Streamlined Process

Rent a dumpster, load your junk and request pick up. We give you control of the project but save you from taking 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

How much does junk removal cost?

The national average rate for a 20 yard dumpster, our most popular size for junk removal projects, is between $287 and $625. The price varies depending on the size and the area you’re renting in. In some locations, you may also be charged an additional fee for large items like appliances, furniture, mattresses and TVs.

Where can I throw away junk?

Renting a dumpster is the easiest way for you to toss junk yourself. We’ll bring the bin right to you for convenient debris disposal. All you have to do is fill up the dumpster and let us know when you’re ready for pickup. Then, we’ll take the container to the nearest landfill or transfer station for you.

Who can I call to pick up junk?

When you call us, we’ll help you rent a dumpster with a flexible rental period so you can get rid of junk on your own time. Then, just let us know when you're ready for pickup and we’ll haul it away. You can also call a junk removal company with loading services if your items are too heavy to lift or you just need to get rid of a select number of items.

Do I need to be present for delivery?

When you rent a junk removal dumpster, you do not need to be present for delivery. During the ordering process, we’ll take detailed notes so the driver knows exactly where you want the roll off container placed, even if you can't be on-site.

More Resources for Junk Disposal Jobs

Whether you’re cleaning out an estate, decluttering your home or downsizing, we understand your need for a junk removal dumpster rental.