We’re all guilty when it comes to using a new plastic bag, even though we have plenty at home. They offer a quick convenience to our busy lives, but they’re a constant source of litter, whether it’s on our streets or in the home. They’re also bad for the planet, clogging up landfills and harming wildlife. Continue reading
Christmas is a magical time of year, where we get together with our families, indulge in great food, and give each other plenty of gifts and cards. All this leads to extra waste that we need to clear the house of before New Years’ celebration. At least 60% of your Christmas waste will be recyclable, and by following these tips, you can help the planet in the season of goodwill to all men. Continue reading
Whether you have the odd little areas of clutter, or could make the people on Hoarders look like followers of minimalist interior design, the chances are you’ll need to clear out your home at some point. Excessive clutter can be bad for your mind as well as your home, so we’ve come up with some tips for leaving your home neat and clutter-free. Continue reading
If you want to reduce the amount of household waste that you’re sending to the landfill, composting is an inexpensive and natural process that creates a nutrient rich, environmentally friendly plant food for your garden. Continue reading
Having a clear-out to reinvent your home is insanely fun and exciting- it’s an easier way to get a new home without actually moving. It can be a bit tricky, however, to decide what to do with your old furniture, especially if there’s nothing actually wrong with it. If your clear-out is due to the fact your furniture is old and of no use any more, you can hire one of our skips to take it away for you, leaving you to get on with the redecoration. If, however, your current furniture is in good condition, and simply not what you want any more, you may want to try these other methods of getting rid of your furniture beforehand. That way, you could potentially spend less by needing a smaller skip for the things that do need throwing away. Continue reading
Whether you’re having a clear-out to redecorate, you’re moving house or clearing your garden, the chances are you’ll use a skip at some point in your life. Even if you don’t, you’ll see plenty of them throughout your life outside houses or in gardens and driveways. A Plus Skips are often the first choice for Dublin’s commercial and domestic clients looking for skip hire and waste management services, due to our responsibility and reliable service. We’re passionate about skips, and having 5 interesting facts about skips you probably never knew. Continue reading
The trick to running an environmentally friendly home is to reuse items. But what items around the home can you put to use again when you would normally chuck them out?
Here we’re going to show you ten household items you should put to use again. Continue reading
Here at A Plus Skips, we’re all about disposing of items properly. From garden waste, to your computer – it’s important that you get rid of something in the correct way, to reduce impact on the environment. Continue reading
We have reached a point in technology that we can finally operate a truly paperless office. But there are hardly any out there that are doing it.
And we know why.
It’s difficult going from physical sheets of paper, to relying on everything digitised.
To help you make the transition, we’ve put together a few tips. Continue reading
Over the years you’ve probably accumulated a lot of stuff in your home, and it’s this ‘stuff’ that can take up a serious amount of space in the house.
So why not take some time out to declutter your home so that you can enjoy more space. Continue reading