Haslemere Skip Hire
With skips offered in several sizes, hiring a skip in Haslemere couldn’t be easier. Whether you’re wanting to clear out the garage, neaten the back garden, redecorate your home or you have a full house clearance to sort out, we are confident to have the ideal solution.
Whether you are searching for a midi skip through to a big builders’ skip, our low-cost options will ensure you can get rid of your waste swiftly, easily and without needing to break your budget! All the waste collected will be sent to local and fully licenced waste processing facilities, where it will be separated and recycled.
What are the benefits of getting a skip?
A skip can be a great option for all kinds of waste disposal requirements. You could be clearing your garage, rearranging the attic space, giving the garden an overhaul or just planning to reclaim space in your home. Hiring a skip lets you dispose of this waste quickly and conveniently without having to endure multiple visits to your local recycling facility.
If you need a low-cost and reliable skip hire solution in Haslemere, we are here to help you. We can provide skip hire for jobs large and small, plus we are experienced in hiring out to both household and business clients.
We can deliver a skip to your home or company premises across Haslemere, and also the surrounding towns and villages. This means that you can depend on our reliable and competitive skip hire service to meet your needs wherever you are located.
Our objective is to ensure that ordering a skip through our website is hassle-free and efficient. We have a straightforward online booking system that allows customers to choose from an extensive selection of skip sizes, and we can often arrange the delivery to you the next working day if required.
If you are unsure where to start when ordering a skip, the information below strives to answer all the questions you might have. Whether it’s determining which skip matches your needs, the length of time you are able to hire it for, as well as what you can put in it, let’s get you in the know before you place your order.
Haslemere Skip Hire FAQs
How long am I allowed to keep the skip for?
Normally, you can keep the skip for a maximum of 2 weeks. Which means you don’t have to rush through your project. Once you have completed your project or the skip is fully loaded before the 14-day mark, we will be glad to come and get the skip earlier. Just give us a call or get in touch on our website, and we will be out to pick it up as quickly as possible.
How fast can you deliver a skip in Haslemere?
If you place an order prior to 3pm Monday to Friday, we can normally have your skip delivered the very next day. In some cases, we can even provide a same day delivery service. Availability and delivery dates are confirmed as part of the online order process.
Can I pile up waste in my skip?
It is essential to never overload the skip. You must not pass the level load line that is indicated along the side of the skip. When the skip is overfilled, it can be very dangerous to transport. Which means that if you overfill the skip, you might be required to remove the surplus rubbish. No matter how safe you feel the skip is, it cannot be collected if overloaded. This includes making use of doors or any other large flat pieces to build up around the waste. This can be unsafe and is prohibited.
What sizes do roll-on roll-off containers come in?
Roll-on roll-off (RORO) skips are huge commercial scale skips used mainly within the commercial sector. These come in 20-40 cubic yards, which makes them great for businesses that produce large volumes of waste materials.
Do you deliver skips across Surrey?
We offer a UK wide skip hire service by using a network of approved and fully licensed local businesses. So whether you are searching for skip hire in Haslemere, Egham, Banstead, Cranleigh or another site in Surrey, we are able to assist.
Who will deliver my skip?
A local skip company will most likely deliver your skip in Haslemere. We work with a network of both local and nationwide companies to enable us to offer our service to customers throughout the whole of the UK. These companies are fully vetted to make certain they satisfy the high expectations we demand when it comes to customer service, cost and environmental performance.
What happens to the rubbish in the skip?
Once your skip is full and ready for collection, it will be taken to a nearby waste transfer station to be processed. The rubbish will be separated into the different waste materials, such as wood, cardboard, paper, etc. This ensures that as much of the waste as possible can be recycled, which is much better for the environment.
Am I allowed to put electronic items in my skip?
Due to the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations 2013, electronic items must be kept separate from general waste to be recycled, reused or disposed of safely. This can include all electric powered goods such as tumble dryers, TVs, toasters, laptops and even hairdryers.
What are the different skip sizes available?
Our company offers a whole selection of skip sizes to household and industrial clients all over the UK. We have a skip to match all requirements – from the modest 2 yard mini skip to the enormous 40 yard roll-on roll-off container.
Below are the various sized skips available, with a rough guide to how much rubbish 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 further information about our selection of skips, like dimensions plus the waste they can be used for, have a look at our guide to skip sizes.
What is classed as a builders skip?
The name builders skip may refer to either the 6 or 8 cubic yard skip. These will be the biggest containers that can be hired to discard weighty construction waste materials such as rock, concrete, rubble or clay.
The builders skip is ideal for a wide array of projects. Whether you are getting an extension built, renovating your kitchen or cleaning out your loft, these large containers are often the most affordable choice available.
Will the skip come with a drop down door?
For anybody who is hiring a builder’s skip, the likelihood is that it will have a drop door. This is made for disposing of hefty building and construction materials, as it can be walked in to the skip by using a wheelbarrow.
Some mini skips and 4 cubic yarders also feature a drop down door, however these are generally less common. The reason being these sizes are generally low enough at the ends for you to tip a wheelbarrow of waste materials into them.
If you require a drop door for your job, please tell us when ordering. We will do our best to make sure a skip with a drop door is delivered.
How can I order a skip online?
Hiring a skip in Haslemere through us is very straightforward. Decide on the skip size you will need and enter a couple of details about when and where you would like the skip delivered. You can then pay for your skip using our safe and secure online payment platform. We will send a confirmation email and then schedule to get your skip delivered on the date you have selected.
How much waste can you fit in the mini skip?
If you are looking for a low-cost skip to dispose of some household waste, a mini skip might be just what you need. With a choice of either a 2 or 3 yard capacity (based on location), the mini skip is a cost-effective waste disposal choice to take on many jobs.
The mini skip can fit on the smallest of drives but can equally be located on the side of the road, subject to getting a skip permit.
Although most often hired by household customers, the mini skip can even be used for smaller commercial jobs.
What types of rubbish can I get rid of in a skip?
It is possible to fill up your skip with a wide array of different waste types that are commonly produced from loft clearances, building projects, garden landscaping and many other jobs. This may include timber, garden soil, concrete, garden trimmings, furniture, toys, cabinets or outdated bathroom fittings.
What you put in your skip depends on the size you have ordered, because there is a maximum weight restriction. For instance, when you will be using your skip for heavy construction waste such as bricks or top soil, the biggest size you can use is an 8 yard builders skip.
Some materials cannot be discarded in a skip. This includes refrigerators, computer monitors, car tyres, paint, asbestos, plasterboard and chemicals. These materials are classed as hazardous waste and therefore must be disposed of separately.
What is the cost of skip hire in Haslemere?
The price of hiring a skip in Haslemere is determined by the size of skip you want. The cheapest option available is the 2 yard mini skip, which is suitable for small DIY projects and general clearances. If you want a larger skip, like an 8 cubic yard builder’s skip, it will naturally cost more. The price will also increase if you want to have the skip positioned on the highway, as you will need a skip permit, which the local authority charge a fee for.
Do I need to be at home whenever the skip is going to be delivered?
No, you do not have to be at home when we are delivering your skip. So long as we can gain access to the place you need it positioned, we will take care of everything.
In the event you will not be in, just let us know any relevant delivery instructions when booking your order. For example, you may prefer the skip to be dropped on a particular area of your property. Or you might want to ensure that the skip doesn’t prevent entry to your garage.
Whatever the case may be, provide the details when you place your order, and then we will ensure the directions will be passed on to the delivery driver.
Do I need approval to have a skip delivered on the street in Haslemere?
In the majority of circumstances, your skip can be delivered onto your drive, the highway, path or grass verge and deliveries can be made to your house or workplace. If you want your skip to be placed on land outside of your business or house, you will have to obtain permission from your local council in Haslemere, which is known as a skip permit. If required, we will be glad to organise this on your behalf, so it’s one less thing to worry about. The local authority will charge a fee for your license, and you should be aware before ordering that securing the permit can often take up to 2 working days.
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