DO I NEED TO KEEP THE BIN ONSITE FOR THE FULL DURATION OF THE HIRE?
No, you do not need to keep the bin onsite for the full duration of the hire. However, it's recommended to inform the skip bin company in advance if you wish to have it removed earlier.
CAN I PLACE THE SKIP BIN ON THE FOOTPATH?
You are not allowed by law to place a bin on the street. It must be placed on private property. Always check with local regulations before placing a skip bin on public property.
TO WHAT LEVEL CAN I FILL THE SKIP BIN?
You should fill the skip bin up to the marked "fill line." Overfilling can be hazardous during transportation and may incur additional charges.
WHAT IS THE SMALLEST SKIP BIN I CAN HIRE?
The size of the skip bins available for hire varies by company. Typically, the smallest size can range from 2 to 4 cubic meters. It's best to check with the skip bin company for specific sizes they offer.
HOW FAST CAN I GET A SKIP BIN DELIVERED AND/OR PICKED UP?
Delivery and pickup times can vary based on availability and location. Some companies offer same-day delivery, while others might require a day's notice. It's recommended to contact the company directly for precise timings.
HOW MUCH DOES A SKIP BIN COST?
The cost of hiring a skip bin depends on the size of the bin, the duration of the hire, and the type of waste you intend to dispose of. It's best to get a quote from the skip bin company for accurate pricing.
HOW MUCH ROOM DO I NEED TO HAVE A SKIP BIN DELIVERED?
You should ensure there's enough space for the delivery truck to safely access and place the bin. Additionally, consider overhead obstructions like power lines and trees. A clear space of at least 3 meters in width is typically recommended.
WHAT CAN I PUT IN A SKIP BIN?
Most skip bin companies accept general waste, green waste, and heavy waste. However, there are restrictions on hazardous materials like asbestos, chemicals, and certain electronics. Always check with us first by calling us or emailing us for a detailed list of accepted and prohibited items.
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