If you are looking to hire a skip in Greater Manchester, one of the most important decisions you will have to make is choosing the right size. This will depend on a number of factors, such as the amount and type of waste you need to dispose of, the space you have available for the skip, and your budget. At Skip Hire Manchester, we have a range of skips available to suit all needs, from small household projects to large construction sites. In this guide, we will take you through everything you need to know about choosing the right size skip for your needs.
Skip Hire Manchester provides reliable and affordable skip hire services throughout Greater Manchester and the North West of England. We offer a range of waste management solutions for commercial and residential customers, from small household clearances to large-scale construction projects. Our skips come in a variety of sizes to accommodate all types of waste, including general household waste, green waste, builders' waste, and hazardous waste. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service, and our experienced team is always on hand to answer any questions you may have.
When it comes to skip hire, size does matter. The size of the skip you choose will depend on a number of factors, including the amount and type of waste you need to dispose of, the space you have available for the skip, and your budget. At Skip Hire Manchester, we offer a range of skips in different sizes to suit all needs.
Our mini skip is the smallest skip we offer, with a capacity of 2 cubic yards. This skip is ideal for small projects such as garden clearances, DIY projects or small-scale renovations. It can hold approximately 20-30 bin bags of waste. This skip is also perfect if space is limited as it can fit on most driveways
Our midi skip is the next size up, with a capacity of 4 cubic yards. This skip is perfect for slightly larger projects such as kitchen or bathroom refits or garden landscaping. It can hold approximately 40-50 bin bags of waste. It is small enough to fit on most driveways but may require a permit for placing on the street.
Our builders skip has a capacity of 8 cubic yards and is perfect for large-scale construction projects. It can hold approximately 80-100 bin bags of waste. This skip is ideal for bulky waste such as soils, bricks, and heavy garden waste. It is a large enough size for medium sized projects such as full house clearances or larger renovation jobs.
Our maxi skip is the largest skip we offer, with a capacity of 12 cubic yards. This skip is perfect for larger scale projects such as commercial building sites or large house clearances It can hold approximately 120-140 bin bags of waste.
Our roll-on roll-off skips are the largest skips we offer, with capacities ranging from 20 to 40 cubic yards. These skips are ideal for major construction projects, bulky waste and commercial waste where the larger volumes of waste may be created.
When selecting a skip size, it is important to understand the dimensions of the skip as well as its capacity. This will ensure that the skip you choose will fit in the available space and also be big enough to hold your waste. The dimensions of our skips are as follows:
2-yard skip: 5-6ft length x 4-5ft width x 2-3ft height
4-yard skip: 8ft length x 5ft width x 4ft height
8-yard skip: 12ft length x 6ft width x4ft height
12-yard skip: 13ft length x 6ft width x6ft height
20-40 Yard roll on roll off skips: Varies, please consult our team
If you plan to place your skip on a public highway, you will need to obtain a permit from your local council. The cost and application process for a skip permit can vary depending on your location, but our team at Skip Hire Manchester can help you with this process. We will arrange the necessary permits and ensure that your skip is placed in a safe and legal location.
At Skip Hire Manchester, we offer a range of skips at competitive prices, with no hidden fees or charges. We provide flexible delivery and collection times to suit your schedule, and our experienced drivers will ensure that your skip is placed in a safe and convenient location. We also provide expert advice on waste disposal regulations to ensure that you are fully compliant with all relevant legislation.
For more information on our skip hire services in Greater Manchester, or to book a skip, please contact Skip Hire Manchester on 0161 327 2977 or by email at [email protected]. Our website "skip-hire-manchester.uk" also provides more information on our range of services.