Affordable Skip Hire in Chester-le-Street
There are so many reasons why you might find you will want to order a skip. Some people require a skip because they decide to tidy up an overgrown garden. Other people might be in the middle of construction work and wish to throw out the mess and concrete left behind. You may just be thinking about hiring a skip to clear out the junk which has accumulated in your attic over the years.
Whatever the reason might be, if you are looking for a reliable skip hire service in Chester-le-Street, then look no further.
We provide a cost-effective and reliable solution to both household and trade customers throughout Chester-le-Street. Our skip hire service includes various sizes to deal with all waste disposal requirements. When you don’t require a lot of space, the 2 yard mini skip may be the perfect solution for you. Equally, if you think that your task may be on the larger side, you ought to consider our 6 or 8 cubic yard builders skips.
Our services are offered across the Chester-le-Street area, and we work together with both residential and commercial customers. Using our simple online ordering system, you can have a skip ordered with just a few clicks.
To get going, type in your postcode to see all the different sizes offered and the cost to hire a skip in Chester-le-Street.
Chester-le-Street Skip Hire FAQs
Am I allowed to load the skip higher than level load line?
Please don’t overfill the skip as this makes it dangerous to transport, and you will have to remove any items above the level load line. This means that you are unable to use sheets of wood, doors or any other item, since this will artificially increase the height of the skip. Waste management companies have a legal duty to ensure that bins aren’t overloaded or overweight before moving them.
Please make sure to select the appropriate size of skip to suit your needs and get in contact if you are uncertain which size you need. We would be glad to help.
How much does it cost to hire a skip in Chester-le-Street?
This depends upon the skip size you need and if you require a council permit. As you would expect, the smallest skip (the 2 yard mini skip) is the lowest priced choice. The most costly and largest choice is the 40 cubic yard RORO container, which is used predominantly in business settings. To get an instant quote for skip hire in Chester-le-Street, enter the delivery postcode into the search box above.
What size skips have got a drop door?
The majority of skip sizes can be supplied with a drop down door, making them much easier to load. However, unfortunately we cannot always guarantee this. If you require a skip that has a drop-down door, please let us know when making your order, and we can do our best to accommodate.
Having a skip that has a drop-down door can make it easier to load waste into the bin, especially with weighty materials, like dirt and rubble, which can be walked in with a wheelbarrow. It also makes it easier to put in big and bulky objects, like pieces of furniture.
Should I stay in when the skip is delivered?
You don’t need to be at home when your skip is being delivered, but it can help. Being in when the skip is due for delivery means that you can ensure the delivery driver is given full access and that your skip will be positioned precisely where you need it. Similarly, if the skip is being delivered to a business premises, we will appreciate your help during delivery, especially if gates will restrict the lorry’s access.
Even so, when you can’t be around for delivery, there is no need to worry. We just ask that you let us know when you place your order, and then we will arrange things from there.
Am I able to throw away electronic products in my skip?
No, you cannot throw old electrical waste items in your skip. This includes things such as laptops, microwaves, tumble dryers, refrigerators and tv sets. These items can’t be discarded in your skip as they can have dangerous materials and components.
Due to the WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Regulations, old electronic items cannot go to landfill and must be recycled.
If I require a skip on a road in Chester-le-Street, will I need to have a permit?
In most circumstances, your skip can be delivered on your drive, the street, pathway or grass verge and deliveries can be made to your home or workplace. If you need the skip to be placed on land outside of your business or home, you need to get authorisation from your local council in Chester-le-Street, which is called a permit. If required, we will be glad to arrange this for you, and so it’s one less thing to worry about. The council will charge a fee for the road permit, plus you should know before ordering that securing the permit can sometimes take up to 2 working days.
What happens to the waste once the skip is picked up?
Once your skip is full and ready for collection, we will collect it and take it to a local waste transfer centre, where it will be processed. The rubbish will get sorted into several different waste streams, such as timber, metals and paper. This helps to ensure as much of the rubbish is recycled as possible. Our company is very proud of our dedication to minimising environmental impact by sending as little to landfill as possible!
How much waste will fit in a mini skip?
If you are searching for a low-cost skip to dispose of some domestic waste, a mini skip may be just what you need. With a choice of either a 2 or 3 yard capacity (depending on area), the mini skip is a cost-effective waste disposal option to handle many tasks.
The mini skip can fit on the smallest of drives but can also be positioned on the side of the road, subject to getting a skip permit from the council.
Although most frequently chosen by residential customers, the mini skip can even be used for smaller commercial jobs.
How quick can you deliver a skip to Chester-le-Street?
When you place your order prior to 3pm Monday to Friday, we can normally have your skip delivered the very next day. Sometimes, we will even give you a same-day delivery service. Availability and delivery days are confirmed when going through the order process.
Do you deliver to other areas in Durham?
Absolutely. We can supply skips to cities, towns and villages all over the UK. By utilising a network of approved waste management businesses, we are able to offer skips to domestic and industrial customers throughout Durham and anywhere else in the UK.
Am I allowed to put all kinds of waste in a skip?
You can fill your skip with a wide range of different waste types that are commonly produced from loft clearances, construction work, garden landscaping and lots of other jobs. This could include wood, soil, concrete, garden trimmings, pieces of furniture, clothing, cabinets or old bathroom suites.
What you throw in the skip depends on the skip size you have hired, because there is a maximum weight restriction. For instance, when you are using the skip for heavy construction waste such as stone or dirt, the biggest size you can use is an 8 yard skip.
Some materials can not be disposed of in a skip. This can include fridges, computer monitors, tyres, paint, asbestos, plasterboard and chemicals. These materials are classed as hazardous waste and must be disposed of separately.
How long am I able to hire the skip for?
Our regular hire term will be a fortnight from the date of delivery. Having said that, when you order the skip, you can select a pick up date that is perfect for you. Of course, there is a chance that you simply won’t know how long your project will take. So if your skip is full earlier than expected, let us know, and we will get it removed at the earliest opportunity.
Collections will normally be made within 48 hours. However, it is important to understand that this may not always be possible during busy times. Once collected, the skip will be transported to your local waste transfer station, where it will be processed and sorted.
How can I hire a skip in Chester-le-Street?
We have designed our online booking process with speed and simplicity in mind. The first step is to type in your delivery address to check out the range of skip sizes we can deliver in Chester-le-Street. Pick the right size to meet your needs and enter the details of when and where you need the skip delivered. You can then make payment through the secure payment platform, and we will send you an email to confirm your order once your booking is complete!
What sizes do skips come in?
We can provide a wide selection of skip sizes to match your particular needs, from 2 to 40 cubic yards. The smallest available skip is the 2 yard mini skip, a compact skip perfect for small DIY tasks and household clearances. A popular choice for larger projects, refurbishments and building work is the 8 yard skip.
For Chester-le-Street businesses which have a large amount of bulky waste, we can supply RoRo skips (roll on roll off skips), which range from 20-40 cubic yards in size.
If you need help figuring out which size skip you require, have a look at our handy skip size comparison.
What is a roll-on roll-off skip?
Roll-on roll-off (RORO) skips are substantial industrial scale skips that are used mainly in the business sector. They come in 20-40 cubic yards, making them ideal for companies that generate significant quantities of waste materials.
How big is a builders skip?
The builder’s skip is regarded as the frequent skip that is used throughout the UK. Coming in either a 6 or 8 yd capacity, a builders skip is fantastic for most building tasks, which is where the label comes from.
The 8 cubic yard builder’s skip will be the biggest option that can be used for hefty materials such as soil, concrete, rock and gravel.
Do you use local skip hire companies in Chester-le-Street?
We use a network of both local and nationwide skip hire businesses to supply skips to our clients in Chester-le-Street and the rest of the UK. All of our partner businesses are approved and evaluated to make certain they satisfy our standards for price, customer service, recycling and reliability.
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