Welling Skip Hire
With skips offered in various sizes, ordering skip hire in Welling couldn’t be simpler. Whether you are planning to clear out the loft, neaten up the garden, renovate your property or have a complete house clearance to deal with, we’re confident to have the ideal solution.
Whether you need a mini skip through to a big builders’ skip, our low-cost choices will ensure you can dispose of your waste quickly, easily and without having to break your budget! All the rubbish collected is sent to local and fully licenced waste recycling centres, where it will be separated and recycled.
What are the benefits of hiring a skip?
A skip can be a superb option for all sorts of waste clearance needs. You could be clearing your shed, sorting out the attic space, giving the garden an overhaul or perhaps attempting to reclaim space in your home. Getting a skip lets you dispose of this rubbish quickly and conveniently without having to go through multiple visits to your local recycling facility.
If you are searching for a low-cost and reliable skip hire company in Welling, we are here to help you. We can offer skip hire for projects big and small, and we are experienced in hiring out to both residential and industrial customers.
We will deliver a skip to your house or business premises in Welling, plus the surrounding towns and villages. This means that you can trust our affordable skip hire service to meet your requirements wherever you are based.
Our aim is to ensure that hiring a skip through us is hassle-free and reliable. We provide a simple online booking process that enables customers to select from a comprehensive selection of skip sizes, and we can often schedule the delivery to you the following working day if required.
If you are unsure where to start when hiring a skip, the guide below aims to answer all the questions you may have. Whether it is determining which skip best fits your requirements, the length of time you are able to hire it, or even what you can put in it, let’s get you in the know before you place an order.
Welling Skip Hire FAQs
Will you deliver to other areas in Greater London?
Absolutely. We can provide skips to cities, towns and villages throughout the UK. By utilising a network of verified waste management providers, we are able to provide skips to domestic and industrial customers across Greater London and elsewhere in the UK.
Do I need approval to have a skip delivered on the street in Welling?
In most circumstances, your skip can be delivered onto your driveway, the road, pathway or grass verge and deliveries can be made to your house or workplace. If you need the skip to be positioned on land outside of your company or home, you must get permission from your local authority in Welling, which is known as a skip permit. If necessary, we would be happy to arrange this for you, and so it’s one less thing to worry about. The local authority will charge a fee for your license, and you should know before booking that securing the licence can often take up to 2 working days.
How do I hire a skip in Welling?
Ordering a skip should not be hard. That is why we have made the order procedure as easy as possible. First, enter your postcode to see all the different skips we can deliver to Welling. Choose the size you want to hire, and confirm whether it is going to be delivered on private property. Enter in your information and make payment using our secure online payment platform.
When your order is done, we will send you a confirmation email with all of your order details. You can then sit back and relax while we handle the rest.
How many different skip sizes are available?
We supply a full range of skip sizes to meet your particular needs, from 2 to 40 cubic yards. The smallest available skip is the 2 yard mini skip, which is a compact skip ideal for modest DIY jobs and domestic clearances. A popular option for larger projects, renovations and building work is the 8 yard builders skip.
For Welling businesses with a significant quantity of bulky waste materials, we can provide RoRo containers (roll on roll off skips), between 20-40 cubic yards in size.
If you need help deciding which skip size you require, take a look at our useful skip size comparison.
Do you use local skip hire companies in Welling?
We utilise a network of both regional and nationwide skip hire companies to deliver skips to our customers in Welling and the rest of the UK. Each of our partner businesses are verified and tested to ensure they meet our expectations for cost, customer service, recycling and reliability.
What types of waste can you dispose of in a skip?
Prior to ordering your skip, it is important to check that the sort of rubbish you wish to get rid of will be allowed to go in the skip. Some goods and materials have to be kept separate and can’t get mixed with general waste. This is a legal requirement which aims to help protect the environment.
Some examples of waste types you may discard in your skip include household items like pieces of furniture, floor tiles, cabinets, garden waste and toys. You can also use a skip to get rid of building and demolition waste, including bricks, dirt, stone, metals and concrete.
Examples of prohibited items include things like electronic goods, tyres, paint, chemicals, batteries and plasterboard. These are all considered hazardous waste materials and subsequently need to be discarded separately from general waste.
How long can I keep the skip for?
You can in most cases keep the skip for as long as 2 weeks from the date of delivery. You may give a chosen pick up date at the time you place your order. Otherwise, you can let us know once you have finished, and then we will plan the collection. In most cases, this will be the following working day, although it can sometimes take a little bit longer during busy periods.
How big is a roll-on roll-off skip?
If you operate a company in Welling and wish to get rid of large amounts of light waste, a roll-on roll-off bin could be a great choice. Available in 20 – 40 cubic yards, these are the biggest waste disposal skips that can be hired.
As the name suggests, these containers can be rolled off and on the lorry with a hook, unlike regular skips, which are lifted using chains.
Is it ok to load up the skip above the side?
You should not fill the skip past the level load mark. When you fill it over the tip of this mark, it means that your skip will not be safe to transport, and you can be asked to take off any extra waste prior to it being picked up.
When will my skip be delivered?
We can normally supply skips to Welling the following working day when your order is placed before 3pm. This applies to orders made between Monday and Friday.
Our online booking program gives you a range of delivery dates to select from. So whether you want your skip delivered ASAP or wish to schedule delivery for a later date, it’s not a problem.
How much waste can you fit in the mini skip?
The mini skip is the most compact size offered and can describe either the 2 or 3 cubic yard skip. These compact containers are perfect for small DIY work and household clearances. Their small footprint means they are perfect for driveways.
They can be used to get rid of all types of waste materials, from household furniture and old baby toys to paving slabs and bricks. With a capacity of around 25-30 bin bags of waste, the mini skip will save you needing to make numerous journeys to the local recycling centre.
How much will skip hire in Welling cost?
The price of hiring a skip in Welling depends on the size of skip you require. The lowest priced skip available is the 2 yard mini skip, which is suited to small DIY jobs and clearances. If you want a larger sized skip, like an 8 yard builder’s skip, it will naturally be more expensive. The charge will also be more if you want to have your skip on the road, since you will need a skip permit, which the local authority charge a fee for.
Which size skips have a drop down door?
Having a skip with a drop door helps make loading rubbish into it so much easier. This is particularly true with hefty waste materials like garden soil or hardcore, which can then be walked into the skip with a wheelbarrow. It will also make disposing of big bulky items such as pieces of furniture a lot easier also.
Most skips can be provided with a drop down door, although this may sometimes depend on area and availability. Let us know when you make your online order if a door is needed, and we will do our absolute best to deliver this.
What will happen to the waste in my skip once I’ve finished?
When your skip is full and ready for collection, we will pick it up and take it to a nearby waste recycling station, where it will be processed. The rubbish will get segregated into a range of waste types, which includes stone, metals and plastic materials. This helps to ensure that as much of the waste will be recycled as possible. We are very proud of our commitment to environmental protection by sending as little waste to landfill as possible!
What is classed as being a builder’s skip?
The phrase builder’s skip can refer to two sizes – the 6 cubic yard and the 8 yd skip. The label stems from the fact that these are the most typical sizes used by general builders and tradespeople.
These big skips are ideal for numerous types of household and commercial projects. They are the largest skips which you can use for hefty builders waste including dirt, rubble and concrete.
Do I need to be at home whenever the skip is due to be delivered?
If you are having a skip delivered to your home, it is usually best to be at home on the day the skip is delivered. Then you can ensure the skip lorry has total access and that the skip can be situated precisely where you need it. This also is true if you have a skip delivered to business property, especially when gates restrict access.
On the other hand, if that isn’t possible, you do not have to be concerned. Just let us know when placing your booking, and then we will take care of the rest.
Am I able to put electronic items in my skip?
Unfortunately this is not allowed, as electronic items like old televisions, freezers, pcs and monitors are classified as hazardous waste materials. Due to The Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Regulations 2013, electrical items must be kept separate to allow them to be recycled and disposed of in a secure and eco friendly fashion.
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