Even in a strong economy, brick-and-mortar retail spaces are closing. In 2017, 7,000 retail stores closed. Stores don’t always close because the retailer files bankruptcy or is struggling to stay afloat. Sometimes locations move from smaller to larger spaces or vice versa. The question is what happens to the stuff left behind? Junk hauling for retail spaces is the solution.
The Mechanics of a Store Closing
So, what happens when a store closes? That depends on what the space will be converted to, either another retailer will take it over or it may become a different space all together. Everything left behind after all the merchandise is gone still needs be removed and disposed of properly. With junk hauling, a space can be completely cleaned out in hours.
The process usually needs to very quickly. Employees are often gone by this time so it’s convenience. Most of the time the new spaces don’t want any remnants from the old occupiers, so it’s got to go.
Why Junk Hauling Makes Sense for Store Closings
Hiring a professional junk removal business is easy and cost-effective for retailers closing or moving. Much of the time, retailers are leasing the space. For that reason, it’s important to get everything cleaned out, otherwise, the lease holder may charge retailers to remove the trash and debris. This will almost certainly be much more expensive then hiring a junk hauling company.
Wondering where all the stuff goes that gets hauled away? It depends on what it is. Anything that can be recycled is, and anything of value is usually donated to local charity groups. Not everything should be taken to the landfill, so make sure that the company you hire will dispose of everything as appropriate.
Same Day Junk Hauling
When retail spaces need to be cleaned out fast, many junk removal companies, like Junk Raider, can do the job the same day. This depends on the amount of junk and scheduling but more than likely, a quick turnaround is doable.
The team at Junk Raider will provide you a quote before the job so there are no surprises. Once approved, we get to work to remove everything left behind. It’s junk hauling made simple and easy. Learn more about our retail junk hauling services today.