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Hiring A Skip When Moving House

As we know only too well, moving house can be a stressful experience, however, this needn’t be the case! Here at Skips Preston, we provide skips to prepare you for the “big move”.

Moving house is not only about transporting your valuables with ease, it’s about decluttering in advance. By removing any clutter from your property, it can make the process a whole lot easier, enabling you to take only the essentials, throwing any unwanted junk into the skips we provide for skip hire Preston!

When moving house, there are countless factors that you will need to take into consideration, why not consider the following?

Skip size.

With a wide range of skips to choose from, it’s only understandable that you can find yourself spoilt for choice! When choosing a skip, you need to think about how much waste you expect your project to generate- ensuring that you have sufficient storage for your unwanted materials.

To avoid overfilling your skip, why not discuss your needs in detail with one of our experts? Call us on 01772827603. When it comes to skip hire Leyland, they have the know-how for what works best; they will be more than willing to help you to choose a suitable size skip for the waste you expect to generate from your property clearance.


If you’re looking for skip hire in Chorley, you can bet that the skips we provide are suitable for removing any junk from your property. However, not all materials can be thrown into your skip, you’ll need to carefully consider what you’re putting into the skip, ensuring that there’s no compromise made to safety and quality.

Hazardous waste.

You’ll be surprised what cannot be disposed of inside the skips we provide, here at Skips Preston! For skip hire Leyland, fridges and freezers cannot be thrown in your skip- they’re considered to be hazardous materials.

Other materials like asbestos and electricals can cause injury and harm, therefore, they should not be disposed of inside your skip! Other hazardous materials include paints, solvents, chemicals, oils and electrical appliances like TV’s- so if you’re looking to get rid of these; our skips are not the answer!

Skip location.

Choosing where to locate your skip needn’t be difficult, we recommend that you choose somewhere spacious and safe.

If you plan to store your skip on private property, you don’t need a permit for your skip hire Preston, however, if you need to store your skip at the side of the road, you’ll need to obtain a permit from your local authority. Providing you with a hassle-free service, we can collect the permit on your behalf, allowing you to concentrate your efforts on moving house!

No matter what you’re looking for, whether it be skip hire in Chorley or Preston, you can count on Skips Preston to provide you with convenient skip hire; enabling you to dispose of waste efficiently, in time for the “big move!”

Request a free quote here today!

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