Hire Guide

Guide To Hiring A Skip – Frequently Asked Questions

Q Is there anything I can't put into the skip?

A Yes. These items are excluded, or may carry additional charges

 FRIDGES / FREEZERS
 TYRES
 PAINT CANS
 TV'S / MONITORS ASBESTOS CLINICAL / MEDICAL WASTE FLUORESCENT TUBES
 SOLVENTS
 LIQUIDS
 OIL
 BATTERIES
 PLASTERBOARD ( MAX 10% IN 1 SKIP)
 TREE ROOTS / STUMPS
 HAZARDOUS / TOXIC MATERIAL
 GAS BOTTLES

If you are disposing of potentially hazardous materials please call us for advice on 01753 693 001

Q How much can I put into the skip?

A The skip must not be loaded to a level higher than the top. For skip dimensions see the Skip Hire page.

Q How do I know what size skip I need?

A We provide a wide range of skip sizes from 3 to 16 yard capacity, plus 20 and 40 yard containers.

Please see our Skip Hire page to find out what size skip is best for the type of waste you have.

Q Where will the skip be left?

A Ideally on your property. If the skip is to be placed on a public highway a license needs to be obtained from your local authority. Local authority prices vary please call us on
01753 693 001 for information.

Q Do you provide skip for domestic and commercial use?

A Yes, we are licensed waste transfer station

Q How do I pay for the skip?

A You can pay by credit or debit card

Q How long can I have the skip for?

A Normally up to two weeks. However if you think you'll require the skip for a longer period please advise us at time of hire.

If you have a question not answered above please call us on 01753 693 001 for helpful advice.