Skip Sizes

We have a wide range of skips to suit any type of project. Take a look at the options below and select the skip that best suits your job.

Skip sizes


2 Yard Skip

2 yard skipSkip hire Essex – The 2 cubic yard (1.53 cubic metres) skips are the smallest in our collection. Suitable for garden and small home projects, they are capable of holding up to 20 bin bags of waste. Due to their small size (sometimes referred to as a mini skip), they are ideal for those who worry about where to put it. The skip will easily fit within a driveway or neatly outside the home. Get a quote.

4 Yard Skip

4 yard skipIf you are having your home refitted, our 4 cubic yard (3.06 cubic metres) skips are ideal. Double the size of the 2 cubic yard skips, they are capable of holding up to 40 bin bags of waste. They are often hired for medium size garden projects and general home clear outs. Get a quote.


6 Yard Skip

62 yard skipOur 6 cubic yard (4.6 cubic metres) skips are ideal for heavy and bulky waste items. They are also suitable for small building projects. They can hold up to 60 bin bags of waste. Get a quote.


8 Yard Skip

8 yard skipThose undertaking large building projects will benefit from our 8 cubic yard (6 cubic metres) skips. They are also great for really heavy waste such as soil. You will be able to fit roughly 80 bin bags of waste into these skips. Get a quote.


10 Yard Skip

10 yard skipOur 10 yard skip (8.85 cubic metres) is suitable for bulkier items and general waste. Although not suitable for soil and rubble, these are ideal for general waste and household items. Get a quote.


12 Yard Skip
12 yard skipThese are in our larger range of skips (9.2 cubic metres) and are ideal for bulky items, furniture and large household clear-outs. However, they are unsuitable for soil waste. They can hold roughly 120 bin bags of waste. Get a quote.


14 Yard Skip

14 yard skipOur 14 yard skips (10 cubic metres) can hold around 140 bin liners and are ideal for those bigger, bulkier items. Get a quote.


16 Yard Skip

16 yard skipThese 16 yard skips (12.23 cubic metres) are the largest in our range of standard skips. They can hold a whopping 160 bin liners or a large amount of bulky waste such a sofas, wardrobes etc. Get a quote.


20 Yard Skip

20 yard skipOur 20 cubic yard (15.3 cubic metres) containers are perfect for heavier waste such as rubble, soil and mixed construction materials. Most councils do not allow you to place these containers on public highways. It can typically hold up to 7 full pick-up truck loads. Comes with low sides for additional convenience. You can easily use a small digger to load clay, soil and dirt.Holds the equivalent of 200 bin liners. Get a quote.


35 Yard Skip

35 yard skipOur 35 cubic yard (26.75 cubic metres) containers are ideal for large demolition work, new construction and home addition jobs. They can typically hold up to 11 full pick-up truck loads or the equivalent of 350 bin liners. Get a quote.

40 Yard Skip

40 yard skipOur 40 cubic yard (30.58 cubic metres) containers are ideal for bulky waste items from house and business clearance jobs – They are also suitable for builders’ light waste. Industrial large scale producers also tend to hire these containers to separate their waste. They hold the equivalent of approximately 400 household bin liners. Get a quote.