How much is skip hire?

We offer many different size containers and waste types which are available for hire.

Do you recycle waste in a skip?

Absolutely! We are staunch advocates for environmentally friendly waste management. We endeavour to recycle a significant portion of the waste we collect, reducing the environmental impact and promoting a greener future. We do everything we can to ensure that the waste is diverted from landfill.

Which skip sizes are available at Martins Skip Hire?

We pride ourselves on offering a wide range of skip sizes. This includes mini-skips perfect for minor garden clean-ups or small renovations, right up to large, industrial-sized RORO skips designed for significant construction projects. Please visit our online ordering page for specific dimensions and capacities.

How can I choose the correct skip size for my project?

Selecting the right skip size depends on the nature and volume of waste you’re generating. We recommend consulting with our experienced team. They’ll ask about your project and provide guidance on the most cost-effective and suitable skip size.

What’s the standard duration for hiring a skip from Martins’s Skip Hire?

The typical duration for our skip hire is 7 days. However, we understand that every project is unique. Please let us know if you require a skip for a shorter or extended period, and we can tailor our services accordingly.

Do I require any permits for hiring a skip?

If you intend to place the skip on public land or a public roadway, you’ll need a permit from your local council. But don’t worry! Our team can handle the permit application process for you, ensuring all regulations are met.

Is same-day delivery possible?

Yes, we aim to provide same-day delivery based on our skip availability. It’s always beneficial to book in advance, especially during busy periods, to ensure you get the size and delivery time you desire.

How can I schedule a collection for my skip once it’s full?

Once you’ve filled your skip and are ready for collection, contact our team via phone. We’ll coordinate a convenient pick-up time, ensuring minimal disruption to your schedule.

What should I do if I have hazardous waste?

If you have hazardous waste materials, it’s essential to inform us in advance. Whilst we can’t accept certain hazardous items in our regular skips, we can provide guidance on the best disposal methods or alternative solutions.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept various payment methods including major debit/credit cards & bank transfers. If you have specific payment concerns, please discuss them with our team.

How soon should I book a skip in advance?

Whilst we do offer same-day delivery based on availability, we recommend booking at least a couple of days in advance. For peak periods or specific requirements, the more notice you can give, the better.

What happens if my skip becomes full before my project is finished?

If your skip fills up quicker than anticipated, contact us promptly. We can arrange an exchange or provide an additional skip based on your requirements.

Is there any way I can secure the skip overnight?

Yes, some of our skips come with covers or lockable lids to ensure security. Please mention this requirement when making your booking.