Junk hauling prices vary by the company and the junk being hauled away. Many junk removal companies charge by the truckload, but others offer flat rates for single items. Some have special disposal fees for e-waste and other bulky items, such as sofas or large furniture.

Get junk hauling quotes from a number of companies in your area. Some companies give quotes over the phone, while others prefer to meet with you in person.

Cost of living and accessibility are also factors in junk hauling prices, so make sure you know what to expect in your area before deciding on a service. For instance, someone living in Dallas, TX with a COL of 101.6 can expect to pay more for junk removal services than someone living in Berlin, WI with a COL of 75.3.

Typically, the higher the COL and the more accessible the junk is to the truck, the more expensive the service will be. You should also look for a company with excellent customer service and an easy-to-understand pricing structure.

LoadUp is a fast-growing junk removal service that has been operating since 2013. They have a wide range of services and clear up-front pricing, so you can make an informed decision about whether to work with them or not.

College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving is another solid option for junk removal. Their customer service is top-notch, and they partner with several charities to help donate items. They also donate two meals to hungry children for every junk removal service they complete.