What skip sizes do you have available?
Where can I place the skip?
Once you book a skip from us, the best skip hire Birmingham provider, you are free to place the skip wherever you want on your private property. For placing the skip on public road though, you must ask us to obtain and provide you with a skip permit. For local tradesman we can deliver the skip anywhere in the county, no matter where the location of your current job is.
How much space do I need to have on my drive way, to place the skip there?
General guideliness state that you must make sure that there is at least 9 ft for entrance and up to 12 ft for length.
Also take into consideration that a lorry with a skip is quite heavy. Prior to delivery, make sure that the dropping zone is stable and clear.
In case that your drive does not meet the above requirements, you can place the skip on public road. HIRE SKIP Birmingham is able to obtain the permit so please do let us know when booking the skip!
What is the correct skip size for heavy waste?
In such a case we always recommend to our clients to select any skip size starting from a 10 yarder. Generally a tone of waste usually means aproximately one cubic yard.
Is a skip permit required to place the skip on public roads?
The law requires you to have a skip permit, obtained by either you or the company providing the skip.
What if I cannot obtain a skip license?
In some counties, residents cannot submit an application to request a skip permit. In those situations, it is mandatory for the skip hire business to request for and provide you the license.
What are the items that I cannot place in your skip?
The UK recycling legislation states that we, as a skip hire Birmingham supplier, we cannot pick-up the ones containing items like: tyres, fire extinguishers, freezers, fridges or asbestos. Local fines may incurr from the authorities if we collect such hazardous items from our customers.
How do I hire a skip?
When will you deliver the skip?
We offer same day / next day delivery for all skips booked in Birmingham and surrounding areas. For customers that want the delivery scheduled at a given date and time, we are able to accommodate with such specifics.
The skip will be picked up when you phone us, or as soon as it is full.
How long can I keep the skip?
Because we are the best skip hire Birmingham company, we do not have a minimum or maximum ship hire period in place. Use common sense for keeping the skip and once it is full, telephone us and we’ll pick up the skip and supply you with a new one if needed. Please note that after 4 weeks someone will most likely check with you the status of the skip.