Seven Reasons Why Skip Hire is Beneficial to the Environment and the Safety of Others
The build-up of waste in commercial and residential environments is inevitable. It doesn’t matter what the waste is - liquid or solid you will need to have a waste disposal strategy which is cost-efficient for your business. Below are seven reasons why skip hire is beneficial to the environment and the safety of others.
Sadly not everyone will follow the rules when it comes to waste management and more often waste is dumped in the wrong places which is not only bad for the environment but it can put the safety of the general public at risk. With a skip hire company they will have a professional team who can sort and dispose of the waste in the right way.
2. Enhanced safety
Leaving your waste piled up in your garden or even a construction site can become a hazard. Nails of pieces of sharp metal can cause serious injuries. Hiring a skip to dispose of the waste will allow you to keep it all in one place and generally out of harm’s way.
You will no doubt have a local council recycling bin which is one way of disposing of home waste such as grass clippings or soil but they are restricted in size and what you can put in there. With a skip you are free to fill it to its capacity and with a huge variety of skip sizes you will find one that suits your requirements.
4. Money saving
Some methods of waste disposal may require you to make several trips to the tip or landfill site. This can become costly if you make a lot of trips or you have to rent a large vehicle to transport your waste. Hiring a skip means you will not have any great distance to travel and it will reduce the time and effort, but most importantly it will save you money.
5. Easy to use
There is nothing technical about using a skip just put it in its preferred location and fill it up. Using a wheelbarrow and a ramp is an easy way to dispose of your home or commercial waste into a skip. You can also hire ones that have a hinged door so that you can open and dump the waste into it which means you won’t hurt yourself trying to get it in there.
6. Neat and tidy
There is nothing worse than waste and rubbish piled up in your garden or out the front of your property. A skip will help keep things neat and tidy while still maintaining a welcoming look. If you’re a business owner, then it will look a lot more professional to clients seeing a skip rather than a huge mound of rubbish and waste.
7. Proactive approach
Finally, you will be taking a proactive approach to waste management. Many people will wait and let their rubbish pile up, which as we’ve mentioned is not good for the environment and can become a potential hazard. Skips are an integral part of any waste management plan. For a great choice of skip sizes contact one of the United Junk team today.