10 yard skips are the smallest variety of maxi skips available in the UK. These skips are the best waste removal solution for disposing of considerable amounts of rubbish. A 10 yard maxi skip is a versatile choice that is perfectly suitable for disposing of large amounts of waste and still small enough for domestic applications.
Typically 10 yard maxi skips cost £400. However, there several aspects that directly affect the prices of skip hires. Ask for quotes to get a more accurate pricing.
10 Yard Skip Size
The common dimensions of a 10 yard skip measure 12 feet long x 6 feet wide x 6 feet high (3.66m x 1.83m x 1.83m). Slightly larger than builder skips, 10 yard skips can hold up to 100 black bin bags of waste.
Prohibited Items You Cannot Put In The Skip
Skips are the convenient choice for disposing of most types of waste such as organic, furniture, rubble, domestic waste, plastic, metal, wood, and much more. However, you have to aware of several restrictions. Keep in mind that these items are not allowed to be thrown in any skip:
- Gas Cylinders
- Electrical Items
- Fluorescent Bulbs
- Hazardous Materials
Jobs Suitable for 10 Yard Skips
10 yard skips are suitable for various applications, they are the popular choice of both domestic and commercial clients for several jobs. These skips are very popular to DIY enthusiasts, commonly used for DIY projects that yield a considerable amount of waste. These skips are also suitable for several small home improvement projects that are carried out at the same time.
Council Permit Required for Hiring a 10 Yard Skip
Skip hire permit is only required for skips that are intended to be placed on council owned lands and premises. Normally, this permit ranges from £15 to £60 depending on the council. If the skip is intended to be placed on a privately owned land or property, this permit is not required.
If this size does not meet your requirements you may wish to upgrade to the 12 yard skip.