6 Yard Skip

You can hire skips from us and waste clearance service.

The 6 Yard Skip is the original ‘Builders Skip’ and the size most people think of when they think of a skip. It's been called all sorts of names in recent years including ‘Small Builders Skip’, ‘Maxi Skip’, ‘Maxi Builders Skip’ and the ‘6 Yarder’.The 6 Yard builders skip is probably the most popular skip alongside the 8 Yard Large Builders Skip.
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6 Yard Skip

Builders Skip Hire

Our 6 Yard General Waste Skip is perfect for medium-sized house maintenance or clean-outs and can be used for commercial or domestic purposes. Maybe cleaning out the kitchen, bathroom, garage, or garden.
A great skip for heavy waste, such as soil and brick and also good for minor gardening projects and bulky waste where you have lots of rubbish to get rid of.

When is a 6 Yard Skip Suitable?

Whether they are bigger commercial building sites or smaller DIY or home renovation/extension projects, you can usually find this skip there. For the overwhelming majority of jobs, it is applicable. Larger and medium-sized items like 3-piece sofas, armchairs, office furniture, kitchen units, garden waste, and soil and stone can all fit in this skip. Additionally, you can fit some larger, bulkier items in this space. If you need assistance deciding which skip to use, please give our team a call.

What can you fit in a 6 Yard Skip

You can fit a fair amount of waste in one of our 6 yard builders skips for example your could fit - 12 Wheelie Bins OR 12 Washing machines OR 60 - 70 bing bags


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How Does Skip Hire Work?

Step by step guide on how to hire a skip...



We discuss with you over the phone, via email or live chat your requirements. We’ll take note of your address (location), telephone and email address all to ensure that we select the right skip size for you.



Depending on your requirements, 95% of the time we can provide you with a price over the telephone. However in certain circumstances, we may have to check schedules before we send across a written quote.



If you’re happy to go ahead with the date, time and price quoted, we book you in to our calendar where a member of our team shall deliver the skip to your door on that day!



Now it’s your turn to load that skip up with your waste and rubbish! Depending if you’ve agreed a date with us prior to booking, remember to call us up once you’re ready for us to pick the skip up!



We’ll arrange a day for us to visit you to pick up the skip from you with all your waste inside!



And that’s it! Super easy, fast and efficient Skip Hire Service. We then environmentally friendly dispose of your waste in the most suited manner.

Our Skip Hire Sizes

How our skips measure up...

Size Measurements NO. Bin Bags Ideal for...
2 Cubic Yard Mini Skip Height 2'2"
Length 5'
Width 5'
30 Small house and garden clear-ups when there is too much waste to be conveniently taken in your car to the tip
4 Cubic Yard Midi Skip Height 3'2"
Length 6'
Width 4'3"
35 Kitchen or bathroom refurbishment and mixed builder's type waste
6 Cubic Yard Midi Skip Height 4'
Length 8'6"
Width 5'
55 Bulky items and will hold a substantial amount of builder's rubble, soil, stones and other construction waste. Popular with the building industry.
8 Cubic Yard Medium Builders Skip Height 4'
Length 12'
Width 5'6"
70 Heavy construction waste or general domestic projects. This skip is also one of the most common skips used.
10 Cubic Yard Maxi Skip (Large Builders) Height 4'11
Length 12'3"
100 House clear-outs and bulky waste such as sofas and wardrobes
12 Cubic Yard Maxi Skip (Large Builders) Height 5'6
Length 12'2
Width 5'10
110 Large Building works or commercial waste. Great for large house clearance waste
14 Cubic Yard Maxi Skip (Large Builders) Height 5'11"
Length 13'5
Width 5'9
130 Large scale office or home clearance with bulky waste such as furniture
16 Cubic Yard Maxi Skip (Large Builders) Height 6'7"
Length 14'1
Width 5'9
150 Large house clearances with bulky waste such as furniture and large amounts of light construction waste such as wood, metal or plastics
20 Cubic Yard Maxi Skip (Large Builders) Height 4'3"
Length 20'
Width 7'9
200 Usually for trade use; ideal for very large shop fitter jobs, large amounts of light construction waste

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