Fly-tipping is the illegal dumping of rubbish and waste on land that isn’t licensed to receive it, instead of using correct methods of waste management like recycling and general waste collection, or an authorised rubbish tip to dispose of it. Continue reading
How many times have you carried out work at home and thought to yourself, you know what, I could really do with a skip right now?
It happens to the best of us. Some projects spiral out of control, you think you can manage the waste, but before you know it, you are quickly swamped with unwanted rubbish, and at that point, you wish you had ordered a skip sooner. Continue reading
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
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
One of the most common questions we’re asked is whether you need a license for your skip or not. So, we’re going to help you figure out if you need to get your hands on a permit before you go ahead and hire. Continue reading
Some people assume they can throw what they like into a skip regardless of how dangerous or toxic the products are. We’re happy to take away general waste at Aplus skips but there are some restrictions we put in place for rubbish removal, so think carefully before you throw items away, here are some goods to watch out for. Continue reading
It’s tempting to get carried when you hire a skip, especially if you are clearing out a house and have a large amount of waste to get rid of. Sadly the criminal element of society see a skip as rich pickings, not only do they help themselves to unwanted furniture and other usable items, they steal personal data and use the details to clone your identity. Continue reading
Skips are skips right? You hire them, load them with waste then have them taken away. Suppose we told you there are other uses for skips though, say you could turn a skip into something else, how much fun would that be? Continue reading
Hire one of our skips at A Plus and you won’t have to worry about safety, we adhere to all rules and regulations and make sure your skip is safe even if you are leaving it out on the road. There are various ways to make a skip stand out when it’s placed on a public highway, we suggest the following to prevent motorists careering into the back of a skip. Continue reading
We’re ready, willing and able to provide you with a great range of affordable skips at A Plus, just pick up the phone and speak to one of our team members, we’re here to make life easier for you.
Hiring a skip is a speedy way to get rid of waste, just plan a little before you hire a skip and consider the following criteria. Continue reading