CHRISTCHURCH SKIP HIRE 9 BEST SKIP LOADING TIPS TO SAVE YOU MONEY

Christchurch skip hire companies are definitely one of the easiest and most cost-efficient ways to get rid of your rubbish.  Book a skip, have it delivered  fill – it couldn’t be simpler. While this process is fairly straight forward, you should be mindful on how you go about loading the skip – you’ll want to ensure that you load your rubbish efficiently and effectively into a skip bin as this can even save you money. Hire your skip bin here. 

PACK YOUR RUBBISH SKIP DON'T JUST THROW IT

 You will get better value from your Christchurch skip hire. If you know how to load your skip properly, you’ll not only be able to fit more in and save money  keeping yourself and the people who remove your skip bin safe. Our skip bins have rear opening doors that makes loading of heavy items very simple.  load large heavy items first with doors open.Once you have shut the doors  you can load from the top to make use of all available space . when ordering your rubbish skip make sure you ask if they have back doors as this will make your life a lot easier when loading your rubbish. Because not all Christchurch skip hire companies have rear doors in there bins. If you stack your rubbish you can get upto 30% more in skip.

DO YOU HAVE ANY METAL OR STEEL ?

Christchurch skip hire companies  are a good option  for cleaning out a garage or shed . Now if your anything like me typical kiwi bloke & blokeses  and collect all sorts of metal and steel items (I will use that one day ha-ha ) then a lot of your junk will be able to be recycled  so instead of hiring a rubbish skip you would be better calling a scrap metal dealer some you will have to deliver . But others will drop you off a scrap metal skip for free saving you dump fees. you can also put pots and pans ,whiteware,old machinery ,anything metal. The more you can recycle the less you will pay for Christchurch skip hire.  

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DO YOU NEED TO HIRE A SKIP BIN AT ALL ?

Christchurch skip hire rentals are a good choice if you have quite a bit of rubbish accumulated around your property.But not all rubbish is created equal. You only have a few items  maybe old sofa , some whiteware it could just be cheaper to get a rubbish removal firm to get rid of it for you .  If you only have some green waste and other bits and pieces maybe you can just use your ccc bins just put little out every week until gone.  You can also search google some people take away old whiteware for free . Maybe you have old clothing and furniture you can give to charity .  Hire your skip here 

PLACING SKIP BIN ON YOUR PROPERTY

 Place your rubbish skip close to where your rubbish is located if you have already made a pile  This will help you in loading items into the rubbish skip with ease. Moreover, by piling up your rubbish, you can also estimate how much you have which enables you to decide what sized skip you will need . Do not place your rubbish skip on the curb or roadside this way you will avoid others dumping their rubbish into your rubbish skip, Also skips on the road are very dangerous .

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AVOID OVERLOADING YOUR SKIP BIN

 Skips are rented out by volume and while it may be tempting to overfill please don’t  fill over top of bin.  Restrictions are not designed to stop you getting rid of your rubbish rather to comply with new zealand occupational health and safety legislation. It’s actually illegal to transport a waste container that is overloaded  and most Christchurch skip hire companies won’t take the chance of incurring large fines and demerit points in fact some Christchurch skip hire companies wont pick up an overloaded bin .  

 During transport skip bins need to be covered but tarpaulins don’t have the structural integrity to prevent heavy objects  from falling. Overfilling your bin is very dangerous just ask yourself : Would I drive behind this truck down the motorway .

BREAK DOWN YOUR ITEMS

When loading your skip make sure you break up your old furniture most of it theses days is flatpack anyway. It only takes one hit with a hammer to disassemble it . Just by doing this can save you the cost of a second skip hire. You would be amazed at how much space you can save . Then load large flat items on the bottom of your skip.biggest in first then load rest like a jigsaw puzzle. Make use of the back doors in skip.

WHAT I CANT PLACE IN SKIP BIN

Gone are the days where you can throw anything into your rubbish skip . In today’s environment we must all do our bit to recycle and do our bit to protect our planet . As most Christchurch skip hire companies take your rubbish to a sorting and recycling centre they have rules we must all follow . They inforce theses quite rigorously .If prohibited are placed in skip there could be extra disposal charges .

ORGANISE YOUR RUBBISH

Organise you rubbish as you load your skip bin as it can save you a lot of money. You might think all your dumping is just rubbish but if your cleaning out your house or sheds then your junk might be somebody’s else’s treasure.You might be surprised what people find value in. Just go have a look at Trademe you will find allsorts of junk people have for sale .Your junk might not be so bad afterall . Same goes for old whiteware you have Don’t place it in the skip bin as you can get rid of it for free at your local Eco Drop  .

ON THE LEVEL

Place your rubbish skip on level ground .This is not so important when skip is empty but upon pick up skips can weigh in excess of 3000 kgs creating all sorts of problems. Most skip companies will endeavor to place your skip where you want but if they advise you against placement it would pay to listen. If the weather turns bad rain ect that can have a large effect on pick up of skips especially if placed on a lawn area. Hire bin here

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