Skip Hire Tips
Various reasons lead people to hire skips. Having spring clear out, removing an old kitchen or bathroom and also to remove lots of garden waste are some of these reasons. The process of hiring a skip is easy. You may book your skip online because there are many companies that provide that option and that’s why the process is easy. Booking first will be required when you decide to hire the services from a hire company. You will then give the date and time you would like your skip delivered and the size of skip you need. Your skip will be delivered by them on the date you will specify. You may stay with the skip anytime you wish until you feel it with your garbage.
After the skip is ready for removal, you will have to give the skip hire company notice of when you would like your skip collected. The skip hire companies to offer another option of wait and load service. It means the skip will be delivered to you and the driver will have to wait as you load it. He will take it away thereafter you have load it. If you have a collection of waste ready for loading particularly if you don’t need the skip for a longer time, this is the best option.
If you have insufficient space on your property for the skip, you will have to place it on the public road or pavement. You will need to get a permit from a council if you do that. Many times, this permit is arranged by the skip hire company when you order your skip. There are some councils who insist that the application for the permit should be done by the person hiring the skip.
The person hiring the skip is the one who should be accountable for making sure the skip has proper warning lights attached if the skip is placed on the road. These types of lights are usually hired from the skip hire company when ordering the skip. You skip may be filled with everything even though there is some waste that should not be stored there. Some of these are like aerosols, gas canisters, computer monitors, televisions, full paint cans, food waste, tires, fridges and freezers.
However, you should not overload the skip. Some motorist or pedestrians might be harmed when picking up the skip, and this is why it should not be overloaded. When loading skip, you should not load it on those places that are above the skip. The right to level the waste is given by skip hire companies in cases where the skip is overloaded.