If hiring a skip for the first time, it can be quite a confusing process. To help customers in Sheffield get the most from our services, we have provided a guide to skip hire below. Offering competitive and affordable skip hire prices, we ensure all kinds of customer can benefit from professional waste removal.
There are a number of factors to consider when hiring a skip, including:
What you can put in a skip
Skips are suitable for a broad range of waste, but there are certain items and materials which are prohibited. The most common items which cannot be put in a skip are:
• Oil / Petrol / Diesel
• Electrical Appliances & Equipment
• Gas Canisters
• Fluorescent tubes
• Fridges, Freezers & Air Conditioning Units
For more information about what you can dispose of in a skip, please contact us on 0114 233 1010, and a member of our team will be happy to advise on suitable disposal methods.
What size skip you need
We supply a broad range of skip sizes at competitive skip hire prices, to suit all needs. From mini to builders skips, we have the ideal solution for every project in Sheffield and the surrounding areas. The most appropriate size will depend on the amount of waste you have and how much space you have available for placing the skip.
Choosing the correct size for your requirements is important to ensuring you receive the most cost-effective solutions. For guidance on the best option for you, do not hesitate to get in touch.
If placing a skip on a public highway rather than private land, we will need a skip hire permit from the local council. This must be arranged before delivery of your skip, and it is important to give the relevant authorities sufficient warning. In addition, if the skip is being set down in a controlled parking zone, we will also need to apply for parking suspension.
With many years’ experience, we are in an excellent position to advise on necessary permits, and apply for them on your behalf.
The duration of skip hire
To ensure customers in Sheffield get the best value for money, it is important to consider how long you will require a skip for. As long as you have necessary permissions, we can provide skips for any amount of time. For example, builders skips are often required for prolonged periods whilst construction is carried out. Our expert advice, along with affordable skip hire prices, make sure customers get the most from our services.
For customers who have waste waiting to be disposed of, our wait-and-load services are a great option for efficient and hassle-free removal.