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Skip hire in Greater Manchester Based in Stockport

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Great options for waste removal!

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A build up of household items is usually inevitable and leads many to throw their stuff in the bin and never give it a second thought, there are a few other options you may want to consider before doing that as many of these items are wasted everyday and could easily be put to better use, and if they can we offer skip hire services across manchester and stockport to better aid you and your needs. Donate all things that can be donated  Donating items to charity shops is a great way to support charities and local people by giving back to the community. Items like coffee tables and clo...

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What impact has lockdown had on household waste?

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Lockdown has affected people in a massive variety of ways and has caused problems across all sectors of business and people's lives, such as healthcare, education and retail. But how has this had an effect on household waste? And how can our services of skip hire across manchester and stockport be useful to you? People haven't been able to get to the tips Lockdown has prevented people from being able to leave the house in order to get to a tip to get rid of excess waste, this problem has been further escalated by tips temporarily closing down due to government guidelines. This ha...

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Why has fly tipping increased?

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Across the UK everyday people make the smart choice and go through skip hire in order to have their waste removed, but what about the people in the UK population ? Why do people choose to throw their rubbish across the beautiful uk countryside rather than take a responsible approach ? No other option Across the UK many waste facilities that people rely on were shut down during the pandemic. Left with little option, they felt they were forced to throw their rubbish on the roadside than keep it inside the house, building site or other places that needed clearing up. Thankfully they have lo...

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Where can I fit a skip?

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Skips are used to fit waste from locations where a bin just won't cut it. They come in many shapes and sizes and will easily accommodate all manner of uses whether this be used to clear up garden waste or to empty rubble from a construction site. You can explore our or skips and rates here On the road (with permit) By UK law you need to obtain a permit from the Local Authority (Local Council) to place a skip on the road as it is not private property and is used by the general public. The cost of these permits may vary, with the fine exceeding the cost of the permit if one has not bee...

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Why is Hiring a Skip Better Than Going to The Tip Yourself?

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When it comes to disposing of waste as a result of a home renovation, building work or garden clearance you’ve got a couple of options. Fill the car and make the trip to the local tip - or hire a skip. At United Junk we’re here to tell you that the second option is the best and here’s why? Greater volume While there is a cost to hiring a skip there are many benefits that make it worth the outlay. The first benefit is the volume, skips come in a range of sizes so you will always be able to find one that suits your requirements. Even the smallest skip can hold large qu...

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The Effects of Lockdown on Skip Services

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With the country slowly coming out of Covid hibernation, getting back to normality is a welcome relief. But the impact of Covid and subsequent lockdowns have had a knock-on effect on several sectors and industries. In this article we look at the effects of lockdown on skip hire services. Recycling centre closures Across the UK recycling centres felt the full force of the national lockdown with many closing to follow government guidelines. These centres are the main point for the recycling of waste and with them closed for a period of months certainly had a detrimental effect on productio...

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Five Tips to Reduce Your Household Waste

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There is more pressure for people to become environmentally responsible. From recycling our garden and food waste to reducing the amount of paper and plastic we use - everyone needs to do their bit. In this article the United Junk team looks at five top tips to reduce your household waste. 1. Minimal packaging One of the first ways you can reduce your household waste is through packaging. While there are some items where this can’t be avoided you can keep an eye out and look for products where the packaging is minimal. Also, look for products where the packaging can be recycled or...

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