Skip Hire Herefordshire is a leading skip hire company in the Herefordshire area. We provide efficient and affordable Waste management solutions for both commercial and domestic customers. Our services include skip hire, grab lorry hire, wait and load services, and hazardous waste disposal.
One of the most common questions we get from our customers is what they can put in our Hire skips in Herefordshire. It is important to note that there are regulations in place regarding what can and cannot be disposed of in skips. We have compiled a comprehensive guide to help you understand what waste items are acceptable for disposal in our skips and what items are not permitted.
Before we delve into what can and cannot be put in our skips, it is essential to have some basic knowledge of what skips are. In simple terms, skips are large containers used for storing and transporting waste materials. They come in various sizes, depending on your needs, and are used in demolitions, construction sites, home and garden waste, office clearances, and more. Skips are a cheap and effective method of disposing of your waste materials in a green and eco-friendly way.
At Skip Hire Herefordshire, we pride ourselves on our exceptional service delivery to our customers. Our skips are ideal for disposing of most general waste materials, including:
Household waste refers to any non-hazardous waste found in homes or flats, such as kitchen and bathroom waste, household furniture and appliances, toys, and carpets, among others. This type of waste is commonly found in domestic properties and can be disposed of in any of our skips.
Gardening can be an enjoyable and rewarding task, but it can sometimes generate a lot of waste. Garden waste includes things like grass cuttings, hedge clippings, and branches, among others. Our skips are ideal for disposing of garden waste, providing a green and eco-friendly way of recycling your garden waste.
Commercial and industrial waste includes waste originating from factories, building sites, offices, and other commercial establishments. Examples of commercial and industrial waste include metal, wood, plastic, and paper waste. Our skips are ideal for disposing of this type of waste, and we offer various sizes of skips to accommodate all types of commercial and industrial waste.
Construction sites generate a lot of waste, including bricks, concrete, and other building materials. Our skips are ideal for disposing of construction waste, and we can deliver our skips to your construction site, making it easier for you to dispose of your waste materials.
Hazardous waste is dangerous material that poses risks to health, safety, and the environment. Examples of hazardous waste materials include batteries, asbestos, chemical waste, fluorescent tubes, solvents, and more. It is against the law to put hazardous waste materials in a skip, as they require special treatment.
At Skip Hire Herefordshire, we have a separate service for hazardous waste disposal. We have specialized containers and equipment for handling hazardous waste material, and we ensure that all the hazardous waste we collect is treated and disposed of safely and legally.
As previously mentioned, there are regulations in place regarding the disposal of hazardous waste materials. Hazardous waste materials include batteries, asbestos, paint, fluorescent tubes, adhesives, oils, and solvents, among others. It is essential to dispose of hazardous waste materials safely and legally, as they pose risks to health, safety, and the environment.
Other items that are banned from being disposed of in skips include:
Fridges and freezers contain coolant gasses, which are harmful to the environment if released. It is against the law to dispose of fridges and freezers in skips. If you need to dispose of a fridge or freezer, please contact us for advice on how to handle it.
Tyres are not accepted in skips, as they contain pollutants that are harmful to the environment. If you need to dispose of tyres, please contact us for advice on how to dispose of them safely and legally.
Electrical items, such as televisions, laptops, and phones, contain hazardous materials that are harmful to the environment if not disposed of correctly. It is against the law to dispose of electrical items in skips. If you need to dispose of electrical items, please contact us for advice on how to handle them.
At Skip Hire Herefordshire, we offer efficient and affordable waste management solutions, including skip hire and hazardous waste disposal. Our skips are ideal for disposing of most general waste materials, including household waste, garden waste, commercial and industrial waste, and construction waste.
It is essential to note that we do not accept hazardous waste materials in our skips. Hazardous waste materials require special treatment and handling, and we have a separate service for dealing with them.
If you have any questions regarding what to put in our hire skips in Herefordshire, please feel free to contact us. Our friendly and experienced team will be more than happy to help you. You can reach us via phone on 01432 483028 or email us at [email protected].