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Frequentlly Asked Questions
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Can you hire a skip for a day?
Can you hire a skip for one hour?
How long can i keep a hired skip for?
How much to hire a small skip?
What kind of waste do you accept in your skips?
What can’t I put in a skip?
Do I need a permit for my skip?
How full can I fill a skip?
Do skip companies recycle?
Does skip hire include disposal?
Can you put paint in a skip?
Can you put electrical items in a skip?
Can you put a fridge in a skip?
Can you put garden waste in a skip?
Can i put a mattress in a skip?
Can you put clothes in a skip?
Who invented the skip?
Can you put soil in a skip?
How big is an 8 yard skip?
How high can you fill a skip?
How much is a skip permit?
Check your local council's skip permit charges, which vary between councils.
- Liverpool 7 Day - £20
- Widnes 14 Day - £40
- St Helens 7 Day - £30
- Warrington 14 Day - £40
- Runcorn 14 Day - £45
- Frodsham 14 Day - £45
How to check if a skip has a permit?
What size is a builders skip?
How much does a skip weigh?
Here are the approximate weights for different skip sizes:
- 4-yard skip: 125 kilograms
- 8-yard skip: 187 kilograms
- 12-yard skip: 250 kilograms
- 16-yard skip: 500 kilograms
How wide is a skip lorry?
Here are the vehicle dimensions for different skip lorries:
- Mini Skip Lorry - 2.75m wide
- Standard Skip Lorry - 3m wide
What size is a midi skip?
Can i put glass in a skip?
Can plasterboard go in a skip?
Can you put black bin bags in a skip?
How big is a 12 yard skip?
What will happen to my waste?
What do I do when my skip is full?
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