Skip Hire Tips -What Size Skip Do You Need?

Posted on 22nd November 2017

Whether you are a homeowner undertaking garden maintenance or a small firm of builders carrying out renovation work on a client's property, it is likely that a certain amount of waste will be accumulated during the process. With a need to dispose of this waste correctly, you will probably be considering skip hire. However, before you contact our established skip hire company here at AMA Waste Management, it is important that you take some time to consider what size skip would be most suitable for your needs.

Details of four of the most common sized skips that we can provide for hire can be found below so you can be certain of making a sensible choice that will save you a great deal of time and money in the long term.

Mini Skips

This skip is ideal for disposing of household and garden waste. Fitting onto most driveways, it has the capacity to handle around 30 bin bags of waste.

Midi Skips

These skips are ideal for use when disposing waste that has been accumulated during small projects. Similarly to our Mini Skips, they also fit onto most driveways. They can accommodate for around 45 bin bags of waste.

Builders Skips

These skips prove to be our most popular option for use when carrying out large domestic projects such as refurbishments and extensions. Whilst these skips can fit on many drives, a road permit can be arranged where necessary. About 85 bin bags of waste can be disposed of in these skips.

Maxi Skips

With the ability to fit around 200 bin bags of waste, these huge skips are an ideal option if you have large, bulky items that need disposing of such as office furniture.

Remember, when the time comes to arrange skip hire, take some time to consider what size skip is most suitable for your project as by doing so, you will save a great deal of time and money. For a free quotation, call us here at AMA Waste Management today on 0845 4638 437.

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