Skip Sizes

The 4 Yard Skip

This is a small size skip and is suitable for general domestic use, such as kitchen upgrades and bathroom refits.  It is also frequently used for garden/landscaping projects and for builders’ and household waste equivalent to approximately 45 black bin bags.  A 4 yard skip's capacity and dimensions are approximately:

Capacity: 3 cubic metres.  Length: 1.83 metres.   Width: 1.23 metres.   Height: 0.97 metres.

The 6 Yard Skip

This is a medium size skip and is suitable for larger domestic use, such as major kitchen upgrades and more extensive bathroom refits.  It may also be used for garden clearances and remodeling projects and general waste equivalent to approximately 65 black bin bags).  A 6 yard skip's capavity and dimensions are approximately:

Capacity: 4.6 cubic metres.  Length: 2.6 metres.   Width: 1.5 metres.   Height: 1.2 metres.

The 8 Yard Skip

This is a large size skip and is suitable for projects producing bulky waste such as soil, concrete and general builders waste equivalent to approximately 80 black bags.  A 8 yard skip's capacity and dimensions are approximately:.

Capacity: 6.1 cubic metres.   Length: 3.66 metres.   Width: 1.68 metres.   Height: 1.2 metres

The 14 Yard Skip

Currently, our largest skips are 14-yards which makes them most suitable for commercial projects where substantial bulky waste is to be removed. It will take waste up to the equivalent of approximately 145 black bin bags.  A 14 yard skip's capacity and dimensions are approximately:

Capacity: 10.7 cubic metres.  Length: 3.96 metres.   Width: 1.98 metres.   Height: 1.98 metres.