frequently asked

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Please browse the FAQs below.

If there's anything else you'd like to ask, please call our team on 07377033396 or on 07426600600.

There are a number of things that you can dispose of with a skip rental. Furniture, unwanted plastic, bulky waste, and more can be disposed of. You can have construction waste, garden waste, and more removed from your premise. This makes it easier to focus on waste removal without having to bring everything physically to the dump.

A variety of items cannot be disposed of inside of a skip. This includes hazardous items such as lead-acid batteries, fluorescent light tubes, and chemical waste. Additionally, you have to be cautious of throwing items away that could be a fire hazard.

If you’re not sure of whether something should be thrown out, recycled, or treated specially, it’s best to contact the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs.

A same day skip hire is possible for residential and commercial purposes. Much of it is dependent on what size skip you need and our availability. While we always recommend that you call in advance, we are often able to provide you with a same day skip hire in London. Call now to get a free quote.

The cost of the skip hire will be dependent on the size of the skip, such as 2 yards versus 12 yards. Additionally, you will want to identify how long you will want to keep the skip for. Once you provide us with this information, we will be able to effectively quote you a rate.

You can keep a skip for as long as you need. Often, people will book a skip for a week or two. However, depending on what is going on at your site, it might be necessary for you to have reliable waste removal in place for considerably longer. Book your skip hire now for the time that you need. Should you need to extend the time, we are happy to work with you.

In most instances, you will not need a permit. However, if you place the skip on public space, such as a road or pavement, you will need to obtain a skip permit. If it is going on your private land, such as a field or your driveway, there is no need to obtain any kind of permitting or licensing.