United Junk Skip Hire

Skip hire in Greater Manchester Based in Stockport

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Where Did Skips Come From?

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The traditional skip has been used for decades as a convenient way to dispose of waste and rubbish. But as you are throwing in your unwanted garden furniture or rubble from your latest renovation project did you ever wonder where the skip came from originally? Well, below we can answer that question and put your curiosity at rest. Mining industry Originally skips were used within the mining industry to transport and store raw materials and waste and were referred to as ‘skeps’. These specially designed carts were built from wood and steel and ran on a track system that could...

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Seven Reasons Why Skip Hire is Beneficial to the Environment and the Safety of Others

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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. 1. Eco-friendly 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 com...

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What You Should Know Before Hiring a Skip

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Present at almost every construction project, skips are an essential part of the build or refit lifecycle. But, when it comes to picking up one for yourself, it’s common to find yourself confused about how best to proceed. So, here are some essential questions - and answers - to help make the hiring process quick and simple. What should I know? Q. Can I put anything in a skip? Skips are used to store refuse, but there are a number of items that cannot be added to a skip. These include - Asbestos Products - Batteries - Medical waste and sharps - Gas canisters and...

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Why Specialist Skip Hire

Why do you need skip hire from a Specialist Skip Hire Stockport supplier - find out now

Skip hire is a fantastic way to dispose of a vast variety of different types of rubbish. Clearing out both home and commercial rubbish has been made much easier by hiring a skip which lets you dispose of those thighs that are not needed. Here at United Junk we are long established Skip hire Stockport specialists.   As skip hire specialists with years of experience we are asked a great deal of questions when it comes to skip hire and waste. Rest assured our team here in Manchester is at hand to answer your questions.  For example certain things such as Asbestos are require...

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Skip Hire Stockport

Specialist Skip Hire Stockport - find out now

If you are doing and end of year clear out and need to junk removing and disposing of in a professional manners, then look no further. Skip Hire Stockport will provide you a competitive quote, deliver and pick your filled skip within a day, and dispose of all of your waste in an efficient and environmentally friendly manner.

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