There are occasions when the amount of waste you need to dispose of, is too much for your council’s weekly service. Your red wheelie bin seems hard big enough for your usual weekly waste so that when something major occurs such a garden clean up, some onsite building demolition or even the mountain of packaging left over after assembly several items of flat pack furniture. That’s when you need skip bin hire Pakenham.

You could, as many people do, just keep piling up your extra garbage in your garden and keep adding to the pile until you think you have enough to fill up a large skip. You will then need to either tackle the messy, dirty and potentially dangerous job of filling the skip yourself or pay somebody to do it for you. All the time you are adding to your garbage pile, waiting for it to become large enough to entirely fill a skip, it is an unhygienic mess, that will attract vermin such as mice, rats, flies, cockroaches and other insects. The part of your garden you are piling up your garbage in will be a stinking mess, potentially turning your garden in to an inaccessible, unpleasant part of your home that you cannot enjoy properly.

If we do the math, then hiring a single, large, 8 cubic metre skip seems to be the lowest cost option for disposing of excess garbage. Yet we need to factor in the extra effort involved in filling a large skip. If you intend to do it alone, it could take several days. If you hire extra bodies to help you fill the skip, the lower cost of hiring the skip is entirely offset by the additional cost of paying for help. A better idea is to regularly hire a smaller bin skip. You can fill this on your own, and your garbage pile will never grow very large. You can order from skip bin hire Pakenham.

An often overlooked fact of backyard dump piles is the smell and the more organic material you put in your dump pile, the worse the smell becomes. Not only is the smell bad, but it acts like a signal to all types of insects and vermin that there is party all are welcomed to. The more insects and vermin that are attracted to your dump pile, the worse the smell. Your neighbours would also be questioning what’s that smell and are well within their right to call the authorities to report you. The council will most likely issue you with a clean up order. Even though you were always going to get rid of the dump pile in your own time, all of sudden you are being forcibly made to do it now. Too bad if you hurt your back adding to the dump pile over the weekend, or you are about to go on a cruise. You’ll need to drop everything and abide by the council order. Clean up orders are issued to homeowners over Melbourne regularly for this reason but this time, it could be you. Skip bin hire Pakenham offers the best solution.

A good solution to the problem of having to store excess garbage, is to rather than wait until you have enough to fill a large skip, is to move to a smaller form factor such as a bin skip. This will mean you cut down on the amount of time your garbage is piled up, and also cut down on vermin infestations.

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Tips to minimise the amount of waste

  • Keep wasted meal leftovers to a minimum
  • Re-use shopping bags, boxes and other storage items.
  • Recycle organic waste using a compost bin
  • Reduce the amount of waste produced

A recent survey has shown that in the Melbourne area, most skip bins are only ever around 59% full. The rest is empty space and air pockets. Indeed, 94% of skip bins are not completely full when they are picked up. Always take time to make sure that the garbage you put into your skip bin is compacted down, and that any pockets of air have been filled up as well. This will help you get the most return on investment for the hire cost.

Objectives of skip hire Pakenham

We wish to teach homeowners the most cost-effective and efficient way of disposing of their excess garbage. By using small skip bins, and making sure that they have been filled completely, using as much of the available space as possible.

Classification of waste products

A skip bin can be filled with two distinctly separate kinds of waste products, and these are defined as: Organic matter – this would include things such as kitchen scraps, hedge trimmings, used cooking oil, cardboard boxes, old magazines, leftover pet food, and used coffee filters. Inorganic matter – this would include things such as leftover construction materials, rubble, roofing tiles, wire fencing, plastic bags and containers and used food or aerosol cans.

What Melbourne Skips offers

We always make sure that we do our best for our customers, and always arrange a delivery and pickup time to suit them where possible. When you call us to order a skip bin, we will ask where you would like it placed, to make filling it as easy as possible. Melbourne Skips has a fleet of skip trucks, covering the Melbourne area from our local yard. We can deliver a skip to your home rapidly. The only thing you need to do arrange for your skip bin to be delivered is to call us on 131 546. One of our customer service team will talk you through choosing the optimal size skip and then arrange a convenient delivery and collection time.

  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Clear assessment of customers expectations
  • Service delivery in line with customer expectations
  • Quiet vehicles to not disturb the neighbours
  • Best value for money in skip hire

Melbourne Skips is a skip hire company, based in Melbourne, which makes a great effort to please every customer, every time. From our customer reviews, you can clearly see that we are renowned for providing a simple, easy process for hiring a skip. We pride ourselves on the number of customers who refer us to their friends and family and value each and every client.

How to Contact Us

If you need a skip delivered in the Melbourne area quickly, and at a competitive price, then look no further. We are a well-known local company, that provides a cost-effective and reliable skip hire service. We have many sizes of skips available for instant delivery. If you would like to know more, then give us a call on 131 546, and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.