Affordable Skip Hire in Bridgnorth
With skips offered in various sizes, ordering skip hire in Bridgnorth couldn’t be simpler. Whether you’re wanting to clear out the shed, tidy up the back garden, renovate your home or you have a complete house clearance to take on, we are sure to have the ideal solution.
Whether you want a small skip through to a large builders’ skip, our range of low-cost options will ensure that you can dispose of your waste swiftly, conveniently and without having to break your budget! All the waste collected is transported to local and fully licenced recycling facilities, where it will be segregated and recycled.
What are the benefits of using a skip?
A skip can be a great choice for all kinds of waste disposal needs. You could be clearing out the shed, sorting out the attic, giving the garden an overhaul or perhaps looking to reclaim space in your home. Hiring a skip enables you to dispose of this junk quickly and conveniently without having to endure numerous visits to your local recycling facility.
If you are searching for a low-cost and reliable skip hire solution in Bridgnorth, we are here to help. We offer skip hire for jobs big and small, plus we’re experienced in hiring out to both residential and business customers.
We will deliver a skip to your home or business premises in Bridgnorth, and also the adjoining areas. Which means that you can depend on our reliable and competitive skip hire service to meet your requirements wherever you are located.
Our objective is to ensure that hiring a skip through us is hassle-free and reliable. We provide a simple online booking process which allows customers to select from a large selection of skip sizes, and we can often schedule the delivery to you the next working day if required.
If you’re uncertain where to start when choosing a skip, the information below aims to answer the questions you might have. Whether it’s understanding which skip is best suited for your requirements, how long you may hire it, or even what you might put in it, let’s get you in the know before you place your order.
Bridgnorth Skip Hire FAQs
Can I have a skip delivered on the road in Bridgnorth?
This depends upon where the skip is going to be located. You will only need a skip permit when it is put on public property, like a road, pavement or grass verge. You will not need to have a permit if the skip will be on private property, like a driveway or within your business premises.
Should you need to get a permit, we can organise this for you as part of the service. Just tell us as part of the order process, and then we can make the necessary arrangements with the local council. They do charge a fee for the permit, so if you can place your skip on your own land, you will save a few pounds.
How long am I allowed to keep a skip for?
Typically, you can keep your skip for a maximum of 2 weeks. This means you don’t need to hurry through your project. Once you have completed your project or the skip is full ahead of the 14-day mark, we will be glad to come and collect the skip earlier. Just give us a call or get in touch on our website, and we will be out to get it as quickly as possible.
Can you deliver skips across Shropshire?
In addition to delivering skips to Bridgnorth, we can also deliver to other towns and villages within Shropshire. With the help of our network of regional and national waste management and recycling companies, we provide a truly nationwide service. So whether you require a skip delivering to a house or business premises in Bridgnorth, Much Wenlock or Telford, we have got you covered.
Am I allowed to throw away electrical items in my skip?
Unfortunately this is not allowed, because electrical items like old televisions, fridges, computers and monitors are classed as hazardous waste. Due to The Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations 2013, electronic items must be kept separate to allow them to be recycled and disposed of in a safe and environmentally friendly way.
How much waste will a builder’s skip hold?
The builder’s skip can refer to either the 8 or 6 cubic yard skip. These are the largest skips used to discard substantial building and construction waste such as rock, concrete, gravel or dirt.
The builder’s skip is ideal for a variety of tasks. Whether you are having an extension built, renovating your kitchen or clearing out your loft space, these substantial containers will often be the most cost-effective option available.
Who will deliver my skip?
To offer a complete skip hire and waste management service in towns and villages throughout the UK, we work in partnership with a wide range of local and nationwide businesses. This allows us to cover all areas of the UK and helps to make sure we are able to provide customers with the most affordable and reliable skip hire service.
When will the skip be delivered to me?
We will ensure your skip is delivered when requested, which in most cases is going to be Monday to Saturday. When you order before 3pm Monday to Friday, we can normally deliver your chosen skip the following day.
Although we cannot promise an exact delivery time, we will always do our best to reach you within either a morning or afternoon slot of your choosing.
You should ensure the skip lorry can access the delivery location, as a unsuccessful delivery attempt will often incur a fee for the wasted trip.
What happens to the waste in my skip once I’ve finished?
Once your skip is full and ready for collection, it will be taken to a nearby waste transfer station to be processed. The waste will be separated into the various waste materials, including timber, cardboard, plastics, etc. This helps to ensure that the maximum amount of the waste as possible can be recycled, which is much better for the environment.
What is a mini skip?
If you have a small quantity of waste to get rid of, the mini skip might be the ideal choice. What size is referred to as a mini skip is different from company to company, dependant upon what sizes they have.
2 cubic yards is the most popular size for the mini skip. However, some companies choose to have a 3 cubic yard container for their smallest option. Cost depends on the actual size you hire, instead of the phrase “mini skip”.
Mini skips are perfect for residential jobs including modest DIY projects and shed tidy ups. If you would like it placed on your driveway and require room to park your car, the mini skip’s small footprint makes them the best choice.
What size skips can you supply?
We offer a complete range of skip capacities to household and business customers all over the UK. We have a skip to match all needs – from the humble 2 yard mini skip to the massive 40 cubic yard roll-on roll-off container.
Below are the various sized skips you can choose from, with a rough guide to the amount of waste each skip can hold:
- 2 Cubic Yard – 20-30 bin bags
- 4 Cubic Yard – 30-40 bin bags
- 6 Cubic Yard – 50-60 bin bags
- 8 Cubic Yard – 60-80 bin bags
- 10 Cubic Yard – 80-100 bin bags
- 12 Cubic Yard – 100-120 bin bags
- 14 Cubic Yard – 120-140 bin bags
- 16 Cubic Yard – 140-160 bin bags
For more info about our choice of skips, including measurements plus the waste they can be used for, have a look at our guide to skip sizes.
Can I dispose of all sorts of rubbish in a skip?
Before getting a skip, you must check that the type of rubbish you wish to get rid of is allowed to go in the skip. Some products and materials have to be kept separate and are not allowed to be mixed with general waste. This is a legal requirement that aims to help protect the environment.
Waste types you are able to throw in a skip include home goods like pieces of furniture, floor tiles, cabinets, garden waste and toys. You can also use a skip to discard building and construction rubbish, like old bricks, dirt, stone, metals and concrete.
Examples of restricted items include electrical goods, tyres, paint, chemicals, batteries and plasterboard. They are all classed as hazardous waste and subsequently must be discarded separately from general waste.
What is the cost of skip hire in Bridgnorth?
To discover how much it is going to cost to hire a skip in Bridgnorth, enter your postcode into the search box above. We will instantly show you which skip sizes we provide in your area and how much each one will cost to hire. If your skip is going to be on the highway or other council-owned property, a skip permit charge will also have to be factored in.
Do all skips have a drop door?
Generally, almost all skips can be provided with a drop door, depending on size, availability and location. If you require a drop door, please let us know when ordering your skip.
Having a skip that has a drop door is primarily beneficial if hiring a big builder’s skip, because it enables you to wheelbarrow your waste directly into the skip. This is not so important for mini skips, as they are lower enough at the edges for you to be able to tip waste over the edge.
How do you order a skip in Bridgnorth?
We have created our online booking process with speed and simplicity at its core. The first task is to type in your delivery postcode to check out all the different skip sizes we are able to provide in Bridgnorth. Select the best size to meet your needs and provide the details of where and when you need the skip to be delivered. You then make payment with our secure payment platform, and we’ll send you an email to confirm the order once your booking is complete!
Do I need to be at home when the skip is delivered?
It is always a good idea to be available when anyone delivers something to your house. That allows you to ensure there is sufficient access for your delivery, and the skip can be located just where you want it.
The same thing goes for those who have a company. If you have a gate or security, it may not be possible to have a skip delivered if you are not there.
However, should it be unavoidable and access is not an issue, you don’t need to be there when the skip is delivered.
Is it okay to load the skip higher than the top?
Make sure you don’t overfill your skip as this makes it unsafe to transport, and you may be asked to remove any items over the level load line. This means that you cannot use sheets of wood, doors or some other object, as this will increase the height of the skip. We have a legal duty to ensure that skips aren’t overloaded or overweight before moving them.
Please make sure that you select the correct size of skip to meet your needs and get in touch if you’re unsure which size is best. We will be happy to help.
What is a roll-on roll-off skip?
A roll-on roll-off skip (RORO) is a substantial container used to transport huge amounts of waste. Primarily, these containers are used for business applications. However, residential clients may also hire them. It is very important think about the area they will occupy, as they measure between 20 and 40 cubic yards. Because of this, they can only be hired for light-weight waste including paper, timber and cardboard, and are not suitable for the disposal of soil and hardcore.
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