Stalbridge Skip Hire
With skips available in many sizes, ordering a skip in Stalbridge couldn’t be simpler. Whether you’re looking to clean out the loft, neaten the back garden, redecorate your house or you have a full house clearance to tackle, we are sure to have the perfect solution.
Whether you are searching for a small skip right through to a big builders’ skip, our low-cost options will ensure that you can get rid of your rubbish quickly, easily and without having to break the bank! All the waste collected is transported to local and fully licenced waste processing facilities, where it will be sorted and recycled.
What are the benefits of hiring a skip?
A skip can be a fantastic choice for all kinds of waste disposal requirements. You might be clearing out your shed, sorting out the attic space, giving the garden an overhaul or even planning to reclaim space in your house. Getting a skip enables you to discard this waste quickly and conveniently without needing to endure numerous journeys to the local recycling centre.
If you are looking for a low-cost skip hire solution in Stalbridge, we are here to help you. This site offers skip hire for jobs of all sizes, and we are experienced with hiring to both residential and industrial customers.
We can deliver a skip to your house or company premises throughout Stalbridge, in addition to the adjoining towns and villages. This means that you can trust our reliable and competitive skip hire service to meet your needs wherever you are located.
Our objective is to make sure that hiring a skip through our website is hassle-free and reliable. We provide a simple online booking system which enables clients to pick from a comprehensive choice of skip sizes, and we can often organise delivery to you the next working day if required.
If you are unsure where to begin when choosing a skip, the information below strives to answer the questions you might have. Whether it’s understanding which skip matches your requirements, the length of time you are able to hire it for, or even what you might put in it, let’s get you in the know before you place an order.
Stalbridge Skip Hire FAQs
What are the different skip sizes to select from?
When it comes to hiring a skip in Stalbridge, you have numerous sizes to choose from, which range from 2 to 40 cubic yards in capacity.
The 2 yard skip, sometimes called the mini skip, will be the smallest option available. This compact container is great for small household clearances and DIY work.
The next size available is the 4 yard midi skip, which can contain the equivalent of roughly 35-40 bin bags of rubbish.
After the midi are the builder’s skips, that are available in either 6 or 8 cubic yards. These represent the most popular sizes hired, as builders and tradespeople frequently make use of them. But their large capacity also means they are perfect for house tidy ups involving bulky objects such as pieces of furniture and beds.
We can provide 10, 12, 14 and 16 cubic yard skips for anyone with even larger waste disposal needs. These skips are only appropriate for lightweight waste, so they can not be used to dispose of garden soil or concrete.
To get more information regarding the various skip sizes offered, such as measurements, have a look at our help guide to skip sizes.
What happens to the waste in the skip?
After you have finished filling up your skip, we come and pick it up. It will be transported to a waste recycling station either in or local to Stalbridge where we sort the waste into its composite types (wood, plastics, rubble, etc.). By separating the waste materials, we can recycle as much of it as possible.
Am I able to put electronic products in the skip?
Electrical objects like television sets, freezers, refrigerators, computers, monitors and vacuum cleaners are all classed as a hazardous type of waste and so should not be thrown in your skip with other waste. The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations 2013 requires that electric items have to be separated from other rubbish. This helps ensure that they can be reused, recycled and disposed of within the safest and most eco-friendly manner.
Will a skip hire company from Stalbridge deliver my skip?
To offer a thorough skip hire and waste management service in locations across the UK, we work together with a number of local and national companies. This allows us to cover all corners of the UK and helps to ensure we can supply customers with the most cost effective and dependable skip hire service.
Can you deliver skips across Dorset?
Of course, we provide a nationwide skip hire and waste management service. We can provide skips to locations throughout Dorset, such as Stalbridge, Poole, Lyme Regis and Christchurch. So wherever you require a skip to get delivered, we have got it covered.
Do all skips have a drop down door?
Typically, almost all skips can be supplied with a hinged door, depending on the size, availability and location. If you require a drop-down door, please let us know when ordering your skip.
Getting a skip which has a drop door is mainly beneficial when you are hiring a big builder’s skip, as it allows you to wheelbarrow waste materials directly into the skip. This isn’t so important for mini and midi skips, since they are small enough at the edges for you to be able to tip waste over the edge.
How quick can you deliver a skip in Stalbridge?
When you place your order before 3pm Monday to Friday, we can normally have your skip delivered the next day. In some instances, we can even provide a same day delivery service. Availability and delivery dates are confirmed when going through the order process.
What is a mini skip?
If you have a small amount of rubbish to throw out, the mini skip might be the best option. What size is known as a mini skip differs from company to company, depending on what sizes they supply.
The most popular size for a mini skip is 2 cubic yards. However, some firms choose to provide a 3 cubic yard container as their smallest option. Cost depends on the actual size you hire, rather than the phrase “mini skip”.
Mini skips are good for residential work including small DIY projects and garden shed clean ups. If you need it placed on your driveway and need room to park your car, the mini skip’s small footprint makes them the best choice.
How can I hire a skip in Stalbridge?
This is the easy part. First, select the size of skip you would like to hire. Let us know whether the skip shall be going on your own property (a drive, for example) or on council property (such as the street). Next, choose the day you want the skip to get delivered. Confirm your order details and make payment using our secure online payment platform. Job done! We will deliver your chosen skip to Stalbridge on the date you have chosen.
What is a roll-on roll-off container?
A roll-on roll-off skip (RORO) is a substantial container that can be used to get rid of significant quantities of waste materials. Primarily, these skips are hired for commercial applications. Having said that, domestic customers can also hire them. It is important to take into account the space they occupy, as they measure between 20 – 40 cubic yards. Due to this, they can only be hired for light-weight waste such as paper, wood and cardboard, and are not suitable for the removal of soil and rubble.
How big is a builders skip?
As the name indicates, a builders skip refers to the size of skip most often used for construction jobs. There are typically two different sizes which can be labelled as a builder’s skip – the 6 cubic yard and 8 yard skip. They are both heavy-duty skips which can be used to get rid of large quantities of building and demolition waste materials, like earth, rubble and bricks.
Even though they are branded a builder’s skip, they can of course be used for many other household and business waste disposal jobs.
Can I fill the skip above the side?
You should not fill up your skip past the level load line. If you load it over the tip of this level, it means your skip is not safe to move, and you might be asked to remove the extra rubbish before it can be picked up.
What is the cost of skip hire in Stalbridge?
To discover how much it is going to cost to hire a skip in Stalbridge, type in your delivery postcode into the search box above. We will immediately display which sizes we provide in your area and how much each size will cost to order. If your skip will be on the street or other council-owned property, a skip permit fee will also have to be factored in.
Can I have a skip delivered on the road in Stalbridge?
Generally, it will be possible to have the skip placed on the road, pavement or grass verge outside of your house or business. But in order to do this, you need to get consent from the local authority in Stalbridge, which is known as a skip permit. We are able to order this on your behalf, so you don’t have to worry. The council will impose a fee for this permit, and it can sometimes take 24-48 hrs for them to authorise this.
How long am I able to keep the skip for?
The standard hire period is two weeks from the delivery date. However, at the time you book your skip, you can choose a collection date that is best for you. Obviously, there is a possibility that you simply won’t know how long your skip will take to fill. Therefore, if your skip is finished with earlier than anticipated, contact us, and we will get it removed as soon as possible.
We will normally be out to get your skip within 48 hours. But, it is important to understand that this may not be possible during busy periods. Once collected, your skip will be taken to your local waste recycling facility, where it will be processed and sorted.
What kinds of rubbish can I throw in a skip?
It is possible to put a wide array of waste into your skip. This can include wood, bathroom tiles, metal or bricks from a household clearance. Shrub and bush cuttings, dirt and rock from garden work is permitted also. Dated units from your kitchen and old bathroom fittings can also be thrown in a skip.
However, there are some materials that you are not allowed to put in a skip a result of the potential ecological or health risk they could trigger.
You can not get rid of your fridge freezer, computer monitor or car tyres. Asbestos, paint or chemical waste is also not allowed in the skip. Each of these items include hazardous materials in one kind or another. They need to be discarded separately from general waste.
If you require hazardous waste removal, we might be able to organise a separate service for this waste. Feel free to email for more information. Alternatively, if you are a household customer, you might be able to take this type of waste to your local council managed recycling facility.
Do I need to be home whenever the skip will be delivered?
No, you don’t have to be at home when we deliver your skip. Providing we can access where you need it positioned, we will manage everything.
In case you are not going to be at home, just let us have any relevant delivery instructions when booking your order. For example, you may need the skip to be dropped at a particular part of your driveway. Alternatively, you may want to ensure the skip doesn’t hinder access to your garage.
Whatever the case may be, provide the details when ordering, and we will make sure the directions are passed to the delivery driver.
Other areas covered include Poole, Lyme Regis, Christchurch, Verwood, Swanage, Beaminster, Fortuneswell and Gillingham.
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