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Competitively Priced Skip Hire Solihull
Skip Hire Solihull for Your Project
As a leading skip hire company in Solihull, we specialise in the hiring of skips to both residential and commercial customers.
Our skip hire prices are extremely competitive, along with rapid delivery times, ensuring minimum downtime for your project or clearout in Solihull.
So whether you need a skip for your house, a roll on roll off skip for commercial use or skip hire Solihull for a construction project, we have the solution for you.
Simplified Skip Hire Solihull
Monster Skips ensure that each of our customer’s benefits from our extremely simple and stress-free process for skip hire Solihull. Utilising such a customer-friendly system, we automatically save on costs and lower delivery times for our customers. In some cases, it will be possible to deliver your skip on the same day that it’s ordered, but usually, it will be delivered the following day, but our team will discuss that further.
Since we can take card details when you order, you may not even have to be at the premises when your skip is delivered. Bear in mind, that skip delivery lorries are large vehicles, so it will be necessary to ensure that appropriate access is available to the delivery driver.
Our skip hire Solihull is not only a simple process for first-timers and veterans alike but a helpful one too. Our team is dedicated to making the process as stress-free as possible and will aid with each portion of the delivery.
Cost-Effective Skip Hire Solihull
Hiring a skip to collect and take away the clutter generated by house clearances, garden rubbish clearance and DIY projects and small building and home renovation jobs is a simple task. With our years of experience, our skip hire Solihull is renowned for its versatility.
Before utilising our skip hire Solihull, you’ll need to work out the size of skip you’ll need and how long you need to hire a skip for. If all or part of your skip will be placed on a public highway (road, pavement or verge) due to limited access or space at your property, you’ll also need to obtain a skip permit from your local authority to cover the skip hire period.
Enquire about our range of skip hire options in Solihull for an efficient solution to waste clearance and removal.
Collection Process For Skip Hire Solihull
Our team will specify and arrange collection as part of our skip hire Solihull process. Similar to the delivery process, our collection time is unmatched and we set out to take care of the waste collection as early as possible, freeing up space promptly.
Through communication with our specialists for skip hire Solihull, hiring a skip can be made even easier. Specifying your requirements, time brackets and the type of waste will be key to a successful pickup. Feel free to contact us for more information on the process and let us know if you have any further questions.
Frequently Asked Questions on Skip Hire Solihull
Have some questions about domestic skip hire, our FAQ’s should help you. If you have another question please feel free to contact us.
What isn't allowed in a domestic skip in Solihull?
Items that can’t be thrown into a skip are often known as hazardous waste; these are waste types that may cause harm to the environment or damage the health of individuals. These updates came in March 2011 and have become set in stone waste regulations.
Some common examples of items that can’t be deposited in our skip : asbestos, gas cylinders, animal waste, explosives, batteries, oil of any kind, chemicals, paint and glue, televisions, laptops, phones, electrical equipment, lighting and tyres.
Where can I put my skip in Solihull?
People usually place their skip either on a driveway, on the road outside their house, or in their garden. With our skip hire Solihull, there are several options available to you when it comes to skip placement, but your individual property and situation will no doubt shape which choice you make.
Some people find their hand forced by the way their property is laid out and the location, while others may have numerous options available to them. If you have any queries about the placement of your skip, ask a member of our team.
Do I need permission for skip hire Solihull?
Before hiring our skips in Solihull, please be aware that you can place a skip on any public highway or road (including a pavement) you need to have a skip permit from the local council. There is no requirement for a permit if you put a skip on private land, such as your driveway, field or private road.
If you do need a skip permit, we can help with your application to the local council to get one.
How long does a skip permit take to receive in Solihull?
It often takes at least 3 days to arrange a skip permit in Solihull, so remember to allow for this in your planning. Check with your local council to make sure, so you aren’t caught out. Alternatively we can assist with getting a skip permit for your skip hire.
How do I know what size skip I need?
It is important to choose the right sized skip – too small and you will have unwanted waste left over with the prospect of having to get another skip, whilst a skip that is too large will cost more than you need to pay and take up unnecessary space on your site or property.
Skips are measured in cubic yards, with sizes ranging from 2 yards through to 35 yards. Whatever you’re working on, there’s sure to be a skip to meet your specific requirements – it’s just a matter of selecting the right one. Our skip hire team in Solihull will be able to advise you on the right-sized skip for your project.
If you would like to know a rough estimate, you can divide the number of bin bags of waste you generate by 10, for example, if you have 100 bin bags you will require a 10-yard skip.
Can you hire different types of skips in Solihull?
To cater to the needs of everyone, at Monster Skips we supply a range of skip sizes to meet all needs. Whether you’re carrying out large construction and demolition works, renovating your home or garden, or you’re a business in need of dedicated skip hire, we have the right skip size for you. We provide prompt delivery and collection for a wide range of skip types.
How long can I keep a skip for in Solihull?
You can keep your skip as long as you require in Solihull but the typical period is between one and 14 days. You’ll need to weigh up the needs of your project against your budget requirements. If your skip is on the road, you will need to check the length of time covered by your permit, as this will likely dictate how long you can keep it for.
How do I arrange for the skip to be emptied in Solihull?
As part of our service, we ensure prompt pick up times. We take care of the emptying process entirely. When you are ready to have your skip collected to be emptied, just give us a call or email us, and we will arrange it. Please give us at least 24 hours notice.
What happens with removed waste?
We endeavour to recycle as much collected waste as possible. The first stage in the recycling process is to sort through the skip contents and separate them based on the material type (e.g. wood, aggregates, plastic or metal) ready for processing. Larger bulky items are removed during this stage before the pre-sorted waste is moved into loading bays.
Depending on the material type, this waste is then treated in a variety of different screening, shredding and compacting processes before being reloaded into larger containers ready for transportation to other destinations where the waste will undergo further treatment and recycling procedures.
Do you pay for a skip before or after the skip hire Solihull?
All skip hire payments are taken in advance of the service. It includes delivery, collection and the cost of the skip. We give free advice on the size of skip you may need and can answer any other questions over the phone. Our prices are extremely competitive while offering the quickest and best quality of skip hire in Solihull available.
Can I put anything in my skip ?
In your skip you can put in many items such as wood, tiles, plaster, furniture, paper, cardboard, garden waste and clothes. Other items you may include could be heavier materials such as brick, concrete, metals, pottery, clay, rubble and stones.
Items you cannot put in a skip include hazardous or harmful items like TV’s, computers, asbestos, tyres, fluorescent tubes, fridges, paint, plasterboard, batteries, medical waste, gas cylinders, liquids, solvents, oil, petrol, diesel and explosives.
Will a skip fit on my driveway when using your service?
Your driveway or designated space for the skip placement needs to be at least 3 metres wide to allow the entrance and removal of the skip. If you do not have a suitable designated space for the skip , a permit from the local council in Solihull will be required for it to be placed on the road.
Do I need to be at home when my skip is delivered?
It is best to be at home when your skip is delivered as sometimes cars need to be moved and there could be obstacles in the way which may not have been thought about previously. We do sometimes make exceptions, these need to be discussed with us over the phone.
What can you do if someone else fills your skip ?
If you have suspected that someone else is filling your skip and it is in your possession, it is legally your responsibility to report it to your local authority.
How do you know if your skip is overfilled?
There is a fill line on all of our skips for hire in Solihull. If the waste goes above this fill line, the skip is overfilled. If the waste goes above the sides of the skip it is definitely overfilled.
How to hire a skip in Solihull
You can get in touch with us today so that we can discuss how big you want your skip, where we can put it and how long you would like it for. We will then give you a quick quote- you can even get a skip hire Solihull on the same day!
What happens if I can’t get a skip hire Solihull license?
It is very rare that the council will refuse you a permit. On the odd occasion that this does happen, we will refer you to a wait and load service instead. A wait and load service is when a driver arrives with a skip and waits whilst you load up your skip hire Solihull and take it away as soon as you are finished loading the waste. For this service, a permit from the council is not required.
How much can I put inside the skip?
You can fill up the skip to the appropriate fill line. You may want to think about how to fill your skip in an organised manner before loading the waste to maximise the amount of room you have. If the waste inside the skip goes above the fill line, our drivers may suggest that it is too unsafe to take, so will take some items off the top and give them back to you.
What access do I need to provide?
The skip will be delivered in a large LGV van, so make sure that there is an open entrance with ample room to allow the lorry to place the skip down. We will require a minimum of 9 feet in width, which will allow a safe and steady delivery.
Is my waste recycled?
We recycle as much waste as possible. We are absolutely committed to making a positive change for our future.
What can I put in my skip?
You can put anything that isn’t hazardous or toxic to humans and the environment in your skip. Some items you may put in your skip include:
- Household items
- Building debris
- Green waste
- Scrap metal
What will happen to my waste?
Your waste will be sorted, processed and treated to have a new lease of life. Our removal and treatment services are all completed according to UK and EU legislation.
What do I do if I order the wrong size skip or at the wrong time?
You are able to cancel your order and update the size of your skip and the delivery time, as long as the skip is not out for delivery. There will be a small fee if the skip has already been out for delivery. Let us know as soon as possible by calling us, and we will see what we can do.