Skip Hire - Waste Preparation

Our skip hire guide will help you to make your skip hire experience with ENC a pleasant one, by informing you of some standard skip hire tips to help maximise value for your money from using us for skip hire. The second step, skip hire ordering, will help you to place your order with ENC Skip Hire. This page follows the previous guide, Skip Hire Waste Preparation and the Skip Hire Usage guide.


How much waste do you need to dispose?
ENC Skip Hire has 4 different sizes of skips for hire 2yd mini skips, 4yd midi skips, 8yd builders skips and 25 cu yard RORO skips. To get value for your money from skip hire, you need to know how much waste you plan to dispose in the hired skip. The simplest way is to visualise your waste as many black bin bags.

We cannot legally collect an overfilled skip 
Remember when booking your skip hire the cost difference between the next size up isn't as much as 2 mini skips so if you thing your waste is more then a mini skip order a midi skip you will save money and time in the long run.

 Check that the contents of your skip will not contain the items below
Plasterboard Asbestos. 
Fridges, Freezers and Air-conditioning units. 
Tyres. 
Electrical appliances. 
Batteries.
Fluorescent light tubes.
Paints (including residues inside paint cans) Solvents. 
Aerosols and gas cannisters. 
Liquids.
Oil. 
fuel and other automotive fluids.



A lorry is roughly 9ft wide, 21ft long and weighs 18-tonnes. Bear this in mind when ordering a skip if you need it in a confined or weak space (such as very narrow streets or weak bridges). A skip hire permit is required if the hired skip is to be placed on a Birmingham public highway or road. let our team know if you need us to provide a skip hire permit. Skip hire permits are normally granted in 3-5 working days, but most of the time its much sooner!


ENC Skip Hire provide a reliable, service in and around the whole of Smethwick, West Bromwich and Birmingham our prices are low. We aim to make your skip hire experience as easy as possible and will endeavour to ensure that your skip hire experience with ENC is hassle free and you get the skip for the right job at the right time.

ENC Skip Hire - Smethwick, West Midlands