At Martin Skip Hire we understand how important it is to get cheap skip hire without the hassle you get from some skip hire businesses. Which is why we offer a hassle free solution, our skips are ready to be delivered both same and next day in Gravesend.
We recognise that every job is different which is why we offer skips of all sizes to both commercial and domestic customers in Gravesend. We have 2 Yard Skips available today, a 2-yard skip will hold close to 20 bin bags worth of rubbish. This is the smallest skip that we would offer to both commercial & domestic customers.
An 8 Yard Skip is commonly known as a large builders skip. This is the largest of our skips which would be available to be delivered on the road in Gravesend with a permit from the local council.
You can hire our skips for a maximum of 2 weeks. Although if you want them for an extended or shortened length of time please do let us know over the phone so we can explore our options. Call us on 01474 555 801 to discuss!
The biggest skip we offer to our residential customers is a 16 yard skip which will contain around 160 bin bags of waste. The largest skip we offer to commercial clients is 40 yards and is regarded as a RORO Roll on, Roll off skip.
These skips are charged differently to domestic skips as they are charged for haulage + tonnage. This means you’re priced for the transport and the weight of the materials inside the skip. Call us on 01474 555 801 for more info.
If you’re confused on if you can get rid of something within the skip feel free to ask. We’re available from 7:30 am until 5:30 pm. Speak to a member of our team if there’s any doubt you have.
Gravesend is an ancient town in northwest Kent, England, situated 21 miles (35 km) east-southeast of Charing Cross (central London) on the south bank of the River Thames and opposite Tilbury in Essex. Located in the diocese of Rochester, it is the administrative centre of the Borough of Gravesham.
If you’re considering having your skip delivered onto the road or into a parking bay. You will require a permit from your local council. These are an additional cost to your skip hire but vary in price from council to council.
They normally take 3-5 working days to obtain from the council even though in some cases it can take a lot longer. In terms of how long you have one for, it can be from 1 day up to a month and can be renewed depending on how long you need them.
They’re very flexible and as long as you don’t need the skip in a rush is a excellent way to get your skip delivered precisely where you want it!
The price to hire a skip varies depending on the type of rubbish going into the skip and the size of the skip you require. As a rule of thumb, you should expect to pay from £100 up to around £350 for a domestic skip in most cases.
Depending on the size of the work your undertaking will determine the size of the skip you need. A general rule of thumb is to divide the number of bin bags of waste you’ll generate by ten. For example, if you think you’ll generate 60 bin bags of waste you will require a 6-yard skip.
Items which are suitable to to place in a skip are household items such as wood, tiles, plaster, furniture, paper, cardboard, garden waste and fabrics. You can also place heavy materials such as bricks, rubble, concrete, stones, metal, pottery and clays.