How to Clean Out an Attic

Black Diamond Junk Removal offers attic clean outs!

When was the last time you were in your attic? If you have to stop and think about that question it is likely time for an attic cleanout. Once you clear out your attic you will free up the space for storage. Depending on the size of the attic, you can even convert your attic into a home office or a loft.

It is important to always be careful when entering an attic. There can be bats and other creatures living up in the attic. Additionally, you should make sure the floor is sturdy before walking in your attic. Additionally, attics in Ohio can get very hot in the summer. When cleaning out an attic in Bay Village, Westlake, Broadview Heights, Peninsula, Stow, Cuyahoga Falls, Cleveland Heights, Shaker Heights, or Euclid it will likely be cooler in the attic in the morning.

Here are some of the supplies you will need prior to clearing out your attic: old clothes that can get dirty, work gloves, Shop-Vac, flashlight or work light, water bottle.

Once you enter the attic assess the situation. Items will likely be covered in cobwebs and dust. Sort the items into two piles: items you will keep and items you will donate or get rid of.

After you determine what you want to hold onto, remove from the attic the items you don’t want.

Next, use the Shop-Vac to vacuum up anything dust, debris, and cobwebs.

 Nice work! Your attic is now cleaned out. Give Black Diamond Junk Removal a call to haul away your unwanted items from your attic. Alternatively, the team members at Black Diamond can also clean out your attic for you and then haul the items away.our unwanted items from your attic. Alternatively, the team members at Black Diamond can also clean out your attic for you and then haul the items away. Black Diamond Junk Removal is environmentally responsible and is eco-conscious. Black Diamond will send a team of professionals in a bright, shiny dump truck to haul away your junk. Black Diamond Junk Removal is environmentally responsible and is eco-conscious.