Why fly-tipping is plain wrong

There’s no excuse for fly-tipping when skip hire is so affordable. Take the responsible option and dispose of waste sensibly and the planet is a better place. Unfortunately not everyone gets or understands this message. Fly-tipping is rife and the biggest reason for dumping waste in public land is down to sheer laziness. Continue reading

Simple skip etiquette to keep neighbours happy

Hiring a skip is a fast and efficient method to dispose of waste. One call is all it takes to arrange the skip hire. Just choose the right size skip, pick a time to suit you and have a waste container delivered to your home. Spare a thought for your neighbours though prior to hiring a skip. A little tact and diplomacy goes a long way if you have a strained relationship with the people next door, do this though and you shouldn’t have any problems.      Continue reading

Skip safety – our top four tips

Hiring a skip is a quick and convenient way to get rid of general waste in an environmentally friendly way. Plus, it means that you don’t have heaps of junk sat on your lawn or stuffed into your bins.

But hiring a domestic skip can be dangerous if you don’t take the proper precautions. To help ensure you’re safe, we’ve put together four safety tips. Continue reading

What size skip do I need?

Your first step when hiring a skip is to decide what size you’re going to need. But that can be quite difficult for anyone who hasn’t hired before. There are so many different sizes out there, each designed with a different purpose in mind. If you don’t hire the right skip, then companies will refuse to collect it, as it’s overfilled. Continue reading