Category Archives: Skip hire

Popular Reasons To Use A Skip Hire Company

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

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

5 things you should never put in a skip

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

Be careful what you throw into a skip

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

Features to make your skip safe

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