Affordable Skip Hire in Maesteg
If you are cleaning out your attic, having some building work done or tidying up the shed, ordering skip is a simple option to eradicate your excess junk. If you are looking to get a cheap skip hire provider in Maesteg, we can help.
We can provide skips for projects of all sizes. Whether you require a midi skip for a basic tidy up or perhaps a builder’s skip for concrete and stone, we supply a full range perfect for tasks big or small.
We can deliver skips to houses and businesses located in Maesteg and the surrounding areas. So regardless of where you may be, we will provide a dependable and cheap skip hire service that won’t disappoint you.
Hiring a skip through our website is simple. Our online booking system enables you to pick from a complete range of sizes which can be delivered within as little as 24 hours.
Unsure what size you will need to complete the job? Why not try our skip size guide to see just how much rubbish each size can hold.
Maesteg Skip Hire FAQs
What are the different skip sizes available?
We are able to supply a wide range of skip sizes to match your specific requirements, from 2 to 40 cubic yards. The smallest available skip is the 2 yard mini skip, a compact skip ideal for small DIY projects and house clearances. A popular option for larger sized tasks, renovations and building work is the 8 yard skip.
For Maesteg companies which have a large volume of bulky waste, we can offer RoRo containers (roll on roll off skips), between 20-40 cubic yards in size.
If you require some help choosing which size skip you need, check out our helpful skip size comparison.
How do I hire a skip?
Ordering a skip should not be hard. That is why we have made the order process as simple as possible. First, enter your delivery address to look at the range of skips we can deliver to Maesteg. Pick the size you would like to hire, and confirm whether it will be positioned on private property. Type in your information and then make payment using our secure online payment platform.
As soon as your order is done, we will send a confirmation email with all your booking information. You can then sit back and relax while we handle the rest.
Will a skip hire company from Maesteg deliver my skip?
As we provide a national skip hire service, we utilise a diverse network of verified and approved businesses. These vary from small local skip hire companies to nationwide waste management service providers. Every one of our service providers are vetted to ensure they satisfy our high customer service and environmental requirements.
Can you deliver to other areas in Mid Glamorgan?
We provide a national skip hire service using a network of verified and fully licensed local partners. So whether you are looking for skip hire in Maesteg, Tonypandy, Pontycymer, Treorchy or any other location in Mid Glamorgan, we can assist.
What types of waste can you put in a skip?
You are able to load the skip with a variety of different waste types which are commonly generated from garage clearances, construction work, garden landscaping and many other jobs. This could include timber, soil, stone, garden trimmings, household furniture, toys, cabinets or old bathroom suites.
What you throw in the skip will depend on the size you have hired, because there is a maximum weight restriction. For example, if you are using a skip for heavy building waste such as rubble or top soil, the largest size you could get is an 8 yard skip.
Some materials should not be disposed of in your skip. This can include fridges, computer monitors, car tyres, asbestos, paint, plasterboard and chemicals. These materials are considered hazardous waste and therefore have to be disposed of separately.
Can I get a skip that has a drop door?
Nearly all skips can be supplied with a drop door, which makes them easy to load. However, we can’t always guarantee this. If you want a skip with a drop-down door, please let us know when placing your order, and then we can do our very best to accommodate.
A skip which has a drop-down door can make it easier to load materials into the container, particularly with weighty materials, such as soil and bricks, which can be walked in with a wheelbarrow. It also makes it easier to put in large and bulky objects, like furniture.
How much waste will fit in the mini skip?
The mini skip is the smallest size available and can describe either the 2 or 3 cubic yard skip. These compact containers are great for small DIY work and domestic clearances. Their small footprint means they are excellent for driveways.
They may be used to dispose of all types of waste materials, from household furnishings and broken toys to paving blocks and concrete. Having a capacity of around 25-30 bags of waste, the mini skip will save you needing to make several trips to your local recycling centre.
When will my skip be delivered?
We will ask you to confirm when you need the skip to be delivered as part of the online order process, and we’ll ensure that it’s with you on the date that you’ve asked for. The vast majority of our deliveries are made between Monday and Saturday.
When you confirm your booking before 3pm on Monday to Friday, we can normally have the skip delivered to you the following day.
Although we can’t promise what time we will deliver, we strive to provide you with a morning or afternoon delivery slot to manage your day more conveniently.
All we ask is that you ensure the delivery lorry can access your required delivery site, as failed deliveries can lead to a fee for a wasted trip.
Should I be in when the skip will be delivered?
When you are getting a skip delivered to your home, it is best to be there at the time it is delivered. Then you can make sure the lorry has full access and that the skip is located exactly where you want it. This also is true if you have a skip delivered to company premises, especially when gates limit access.
On the other hand, if this isn’t achievable, you do not have to be concerned. Just tell us when you are placing your booking, and we will handle everything.
Do I require approval to have a skip delivered on the street in Maesteg?
Generally, it will be possible to get a skip placed on the road, pavement or grass verge outside of your house or company. But in order to do this, you need to have permission from your local council in Maesteg, which is called a skip permit. We can organise this on your behalf, so you don’t need to worry. The local authority will charge a fee for the license, and it can sometimes take 24-48 hrs for them to approve this.
What sizes do roll-on roll-off skips come in?
Roll-on roll-off (RORO) containers are big industrial size skips used primarily within the business sector. They come in 20-40 cubic yards, making them excellent for organisations that produce significant volumes of waste materials.
Can I load up my skip above the top?
Unfortunately not. You can only pack your skip up to the level load mark. Stacking waste up over this line makes it unsafe to move, and you could be told to take off the excess waste before the skip can be collected. This includes the use of doors, or any other objects to raise the height of the skip. Again, this makes transportation of the skip dangerous and could also make it overweight.
What will happen to my rubbish once the skip is collected?
Once your skip is full and prepared for collection, it will be taken to a local waste transfer station to be processed. The waste will be sorted into the different waste materials, such as wood, metals, paper, etc. This makes sure that the maximum amount of the rubbish as possible can be recycled, which is much better for the environment.
What is the cost of skip hire in Maesteg?
This will depend on the size you require and whether you will require a council permit. As you would expect, the smallest skip (the 2 cubic yard mini skip) will be the cheapest choice. The most costly and biggest option is the 40 yard roll-on roll-off container, which is used primarily in commercial settings. To get an immediate price for skip hire in Maesteg, simply enter the delivery postcode into the search box above.
How much waste can a builders skip hold?
The phrase builder’s skip can refer to two sizes – the 6 yard and 8 cubic yard skip. The term stems from the fact that they are the most common sizes that are used by builders and tradespeople.
These large containers are suitable for numerous types of domestic and business tasks. These are the largest skip sizes that you can use for heavy builders waste including soil, stone and concrete.
How long can I hire the skip for?
You can usually hire the skip for up to 14 days from the date that it is delivered. To ensure the collection will be as convenient as possible, there is the choice of providing a preferred collection day when placing your order.
Alternatively, simply tell us when you have finished with the skip, and we will prepare to pick up sooner – in the majority of circumstances, it will be the next working day.
It may take a bit longer to pick up your skip during busy times, but we will always try to come as quickly as possible.
Am I able to throw electronic items in my skip?
I’m afraid it is not permitted, since electronic products including old televisions, refrigerators, pcs and monitors are classed as hazardous waste. Due to The Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations 2013, electrical objects must be kept separate so that they can be recycled and disposed of in a secure and eco-friendly manner.
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