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Household Skip Hire

GD provides domestic skip and container hire to satisfy any household waste disposal requirement

We’re here to advise on the size of skip you may require, ranging from a  wheelie bin container or small skip for general household clear outs, to larger skip for total building refurbishments and projects.

We recycle over 98% of all collected waste

GD is proud to operate one of the most efficient waste-sorting and recycling facilities in Wales. We pride ourselves on recycling 98% of collected waste, at our waste transfer and recycling stations in South Wales.

Contact Us

Subject to availability, the following are examples of skip sizes for domestic hire. If you would like to discuss your options and/ or availability, please call us on 01633 277755 or email us at info@gd-environmental.co.uk and we will be happy to help. Alternatively, you can contact us here.

Skip Sizes

3 yard skip

Holds approx 35 black bin bags. Sufficient for small domestic jobs.

5 yard skip

Holds approx 55 black bin bags. Big enough for most domestic jobs.

8 yard skip

Commonly referred to as a ‘builders skip’. Holds approx 80 black bin bags. Perfect for use on large domestic projects.

8 yard enclosed skip

Can also be supplied with a cover or door. Subject to availability.

8 yard drop down door skip

Generally used for soil. Subject to availability.

14 yard skip

Holds approx 200 black bin bags of waste. Generally used for commercial hire rather than domestic projects.

14 yard enclosed skip

Can be supplied with a cover or door. Subject to availability.

Frequently Asked Questions

GD Environmental can offer a wide range of skips to meet any household waste removal project. The diagrams shown above provide an overview of our available skips. However, if you are looking for some advice or would like to discuss your requirements, please call us on 01633 277755 and we will be happy to help.

We will deliver the skip to your chosen location. Ie. driveway, garden, building site or privately-owned land. However, please be aware that if you require the skip to be placed in a publicly owned area such as the roadside, you will require a permit, which will incur an additional cost.

Yes. You will require a permit from the Council which incurs an additional charge. However, we can liaise with the council on your behalf to arrange a permit in readiness for the delivery of your skip.

Yes, there are restrictions. Examples of items you cannot use a skip to dispose of include asbestos, plasterboard, fridge freezers, car batteries, tyres, gas cylinders, paint tins (both empty or full), food waste, fluorescent tubes, liquids, television sets or computer monitors. If you’re unsure about an item you wish to dipsose of, please call us and we will be happy to talk through your options.

The only requirement is that you don’t overload the skip. The skips can be level loaded only.

The skip hire period for private customers is one week. Although, if you do wish to rent a skip over a longer period of time, we will be happy to discuss your options when you place your booking.

GD Environmental is proud to recycle over 98% of all transferred waste at our recycling station, lowering the carbon footprint of any project you may be working on.

We service throughout South Wales and the South West of England. If you would like to enquire whether we can service your area, please call us on 01633 277755 and we will be happy to help.