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BELOW ARE SOME FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FROM OUR CUSTOMERS WHEN LOOKING TO HIRE A SKIP. PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT THEM BUT IF YOU DO NOT FIND THE ANSWER TO YOUR QUESTION THEN FEEL FREE TO GIVE US A CALL ON 02476 578 452

How much is a skip?

The price of a skip depends on the size of the skip, contact us for further information and a price list. A full payment for a skip will be taken upon ordering. 

When can the skip be delivered and can it be delivered even if I’m not home?

We can deliver the same day or next day within business hours. Make sure to give instructions to our team on how to deliver the skip onto your property should you not be at home.

Other times only by arrangement.

The delivery timeframe for when the customer can receive a skip will depend on the availability of the size of the skip which is needed. If we have it in stock then you will be informed upon ordering.

How long can i keep the skip?

You can keep the skip for a maximum of 14 days, however should your skip be put on a public road or highway then you can have the skip for 7 days as a permit is only granted for 7 days, after which you need a further permit should you require extra days.

Can I have the skip on my road?

Skips can be delivered on public roads, however a permit is required from the council. As a registered operator we can obtain one on your behalf. Make sure to mention to our operators should you need a skip on a public road. Prices for permits vary from council to council but a standard notice of 5 days prior is needed.

If the skip is on private property no permit is required

I need the skip in my back garden, but i have a fence?

Should there be any hindrance in delivering the skip such as walls or fences, please let our team know as we can deliver the skip using our extra reach lorry.

Can i mix different waste?

You can mix waste as we are a waste recycling centre, which we sort through at our depot.

What CAN’T i put in the skip?

Please find a list of hazardous waste which should not be put in the skip and a smaller list below of some things that we see regularly. If you are unsure, why not contact our dedicated team who should advice you on other items which you cannot leave in the skip.

Asbestos

Chemicals

Batteries

Any flammables & oils of any kind

Compressed gas

Electrical equipment i.e. toasters, tv’s, computers, microwaves etc

Tyres

You may also find this article useful on Hazardous waste

Can you pick up the skip after I’m finished with it?

When you have finished with the skip, call us to pick it up and we will collect it within our business. hours.

Will the skip damage my driveway?

We advice you to lay old carpets, cardboard or wood, however our drivers are qualified and take extreme care when off loading.

How much of my waste is recycled?

Majority of waste is or can be recycled at the moment we can recycle up to 85% of waste.

Cancellation Policy

The time allowed for loading/unloading is 15 minutes. If the vehicle is kept waiting longer than this Skip Hire In Coventry, reserves the right to charge waiting time. Skip Hire In Coventry reserves the right to charge the customer for all costs incurred as a result of a cancellation or variation of the whole or a substantial part of an order, together with loss of profit and all other consequential loss. Refund time periods are 24-48 business hours through PayPal, up to 5 business days through bank transfer. Please Contact us on the number below or visit our contact us page for a refund.

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