Skip Hire

If you require a skip for commercial or domestic use Trotters Dry Waste can cater to your specific requirements.

We operate disposal points at Carlisle, Penrith and in West Cumbria to ensure that we have a large area of coverage throughout the county.

For a full list of skips that Trotters Dry Waste can provide please see below:

3 Yard Open - Economical choice for garden/household waste, fits on most drives & gardens.

Approx 20-30 bin bags.

5 Yard Open/5 Yard Enclosed - Ideal for small projects, fits on most drives and gardens.

Approx 40-50 bin bags or approx 6 tonne of aggreagate/soils.

6 Yard Open - Ideal for small projects, fits on most drives and gardens.

Approx 40-50 bin bags or approx 6 tonne of aggreagate/soils.

8 Yard Open/8 Yard Enclosed - Ideal for domestic properties, fits on most drives and gardens.

Approx 80-90 bin bags or approx 8 tonne of aggreates/soils.

12 Yard Open/12 Yard Enclosed - Great value waste disposal for bulky items, ideal for all large projects.

Approx 120-140 bin bags and NOT suitable for soil/heavy waste.

Roll On/Off Containers

16 Yard - 15 tonnes of rubble/soil.

20 Yard - Mixed General Waste

40 Yard - Mixed General Waste

Road Side Permits - if the skip can not fit in your garden or driveway, Trotters Dry Waste can organise a road side permit, through the Local Authority. It takes 3 days to obtain a permit in Cumbria and Northumbria. In the South West of Scotland it takes 14 days to obtain a permit.

Permits cost £20.00* which is a straight pass through cost.

*Scotland permits are free and the price is correct to March 2013.

What can I put in my skip?

General Waste (provided not more than 15% plasterboard/gypsum)

Cardboard

Paper

Cans and Glass

Plastics

Metal

Wood

Green Garden Waste

Soil

Brick/Concrete Rubble

What can I NOT put in my skip?

Asbestos

Vehicle Batteries

Clinical/Medical Waste (No SHARPS)

Flourescent Tubes

Fridges/Freezers

Hazardous Waste

Liquids (containers containing liquid)

Plasterboard (max 15% load)

Oil

Televisions/Monitors

Tyres

Please contact Trotters Dry Waste if you have any of these items. We can organise advice, collection and disposal of these items seperately.

Contact us now to arrange a free, no obligation assessment and quote.