Can you hire a skip when you live in a flat?

Whilst hiring a skip to use at your house, business premises or building site seems a straightforward and simple idea, many people wrongly believe that skip hire just isn't an option for those living in flats, apartments and tower blocks.

With no garden of your own and no clear land to place skips on, where would you ever put your waste? What laws and regulations cover the use of skips in ...

Posted on 26th July 2017

​Why you should check that your skip hire company has a waste carriers licence

What are the implications of using a skip hire company without the correct legal documents?

Posted on 10th July 2017

The cost of fly tipping and the damages to the environment

Few people would disagree that fly tipping, the illegal dumping of waste, causes massive damage to our environment and is an ugly eyesore, whether it takes place in the countryside or an urban area.

Over 936,090 cases of fly tipping were reported in England alone in 2015/16. Of these cases over 50% were dumped on highways.

Posted on 7th July 2017

A brief history of skips

We thought we'd share a little of our knowledge of the wonderful world of skips and give you some pub quiz ammo at the same time.

Posted on 17th May 2017

Tips for having a green Christmas

The trees are going up, lights are switched on, the shops are packed with crowds and your freezer is ready to burst - that's right, Christmas is here again!

Posted on 8th December 2016