BLOG Category: Tips and How Tos

40 Bags in 40 Days Challenge

Have you heard of the 40 Bags in 40 Days Challenge? This is where you give up clutter and unnecessary items during the time of Lent. The creator of this challenge describes it in the following way: “It is a forty day period (coinciding with the 40 days of Lent) where you go through your …

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How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

Are you looking for information on How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs? We are no stranger to these little critters, and we are here to help with some tips for getting rid of bed bugs. First, let’s look at some ways to identify bed bugs. Bed bugs are small, brown, and oval shaped. They …

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Average Lifespan of Household Items

Does the start of a new year have you thinking, “out with the old, in with the new?” January and February are popular month to purchase new furniture and other household items, including mattresses and decor. Today, we are going to look at the average lifespan of household items. These expiration dates may give you …

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Eco-Friendly New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year’s Eve! Today is a day of reflecting on the part year and thinking ahead to the future. Are you a New Year’s Resolution maker? Or, do you think making resolutions just sets you up for stress and disappointment? Whatever your New Year’s resolution style is, making goals to live greener and more …

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Can You Recycle Wrapping Paper?

As you are wrapping gifts this season, you may be wondering: Can you recycle wrapping paper?¬†This is a great question! Especially, if you feel bad when you see all the wrapping and packaging waste on Christmas morning, like we do. First, know that wrapping paper with any type of glitter or embellishment can not be …

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Every Day Ways to Support Veterans

Veteran’s Day is one day out of the year that we pause to recognize the brave men and women that have served in our Nation’s Armed Forces. How can we honor Veteran’s and Military Service Men and Women every day? Here are 10 simple ways that you can support veterans every day. 10 Ways to …

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Tricks for Being Green on Halloween

At Fire Dawgs Junk Removal, we are all about that eco-friendly life. So, we’ve come up with some easy tricks for being green on Halloween. There are a lot of benefits of an eco-friendly Halloween. Being eco-friendly on Halloween can save you time, money, and the planet. It is a win win win! Keep reading …

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Household Recycling Do’s and Don’ts

Have you ever paused in front of your recycling bin and asked yourself; Should I be recycling this? Yes, we’ve been there. That’s why we’ve created this easy-to-follow Household Recycling Do’s and Don’ts List. If you don’t have time to read the entire list, here are two very important takeaways. 1. You can’t recycle plastic …

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Ways Junk Removal Companies Can Be Green

There are lots of ways junk removal companies can be green. At Fire Dawgs, we’ve made it part of of mission to recycle, repurpose, and donate unwanted items. We do this to keep as much out of landfills as we possibly can. Below, we share some easy ways to make waste removal more eco-friendly. Feel …

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