8 Yard Skip Hire

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About 8 Yard Skips

The 8 yard skip stands as the most widely used skip size and is the largest option available for handling heavy waste materials, including concrete, soil, and rubble. Its ample capacity makes it a popular choice for various projects, such as residential refurbishments, shop refits, and office clearances. With the ability to hold the equivalent of 60-75 bin bags, the 8 yard skip easily accommodates substantial amounts of waste. Its popularity within the trade earned it the nickname ‘builders skip.’ If you’re undertaking a significant renovation or clearance project, the 8 yard skip is the ideal solution to efficiently manage your heavy waste disposal needs. Simplify the process with our convenient skip hire services in Manchester. You can easily hire an 8 yard skip online today or explore our full range of skips for even more choices to suit your specific requirements.

8 Yard Skips FAQs

In an 8 yard skip, you have the perfect solution for handling heavy waste materials, making it the most widely used and largest skip option available. This skip size is specifically designed to accommodate substantial amounts of waste, and its popularity within the trade has earned it the nickname 'builders skip'.

The 8 yard skip is most commonly used to dispose large and bulky items of household waste, large quantities of construction waste, including rubble and concrete, and more extensive garden waste.
Proper waste management involves being mindful of the materials that are not allowed in an 8 yard skip (or any skip for that matter) due to their potential hazards, emphasizing the importance of responsible disposal. These materials include:

1. Fluorescent tubes and sodium lamps
2. Contaminated spills and rags
3. Aerosols
4. Lead acid batteries
5. Paint in original containers
6. Antifreeze and brake fluids
7. Oil and fuel filters
8. Toner/laser cartridges
9. Inkjet cartridges
10. Asbestos

In addition to these items, there are also several other materials that cannot be included in a 8 yard skip, such as:

1. Explosives
2. Tyres
3. Plasterboard
4. Medical waste
5. Mattresses
6. Items that protrude from the top of the skip

Be sure to carefully review the list of prohibited materials before filling your skip to avoid any potential hazards or additional charges.
Skip Dimensions (in ft) are: Height: 4'5". Length: 12'0". Width: 6'0". Approx: 75 bin bag capacity.


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I liked working with them. They were able to both deliver and pick up the skip on time. Just the kind of efficiency I would expect from a business that has been operating in my home town for decades.

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I was very impressed with your service. You handled nearly every aspect of my request and I did not have to follow up several times to find out when it would be done.

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3 Yards Skip

Approx (ft): L: 5’11” W: 4’0” H: 2’11”

(incl. VAT)
4 Yards Skip

Approx (ft): L: 6’11” W: 4’11” H: 2’11”

(incl. VAT)
6 Yard Skip
6 Yards Skip

Approx (ft): L: 10’0” W: 4’11” H: 4’0”

(incl. VAT)
8 Yard Skip
8 Yards Skip

Approx (ft): L: 12’0” W: 6’0” H: 4’5”

(incl. VAT)
12 Yard Skip
12 Yards Skip

Approx (ft): L: 12’11” W: 6’5” H: 6’5”

(incl. VAT)