The age of the internet has had an enormous impact on almost all businesses, with many products and services only a click away and can be done whilst sitting in your armchair.
Competition is very high on the internet and you will be surprised at the deals available to you just by a few clicks.
Most skip hire companies today will be online and have websites and you will not have any difficulty in finding one. The beauty of being online is that you can actually go ‘window shopping’ without leaving your home; you will find it easy to compare offers and get quotes.
It can be very difficult to give an exact price, that is the nature of the skip hire business, but there are some important pieces of information you will have to have to hand.
* What type of waste is being removed?
* How much is there to be removed
* How long will the skip be needed for
* Where will the skip be located?
This is some of the information that will influence the cost of hiring a skip, ensure that you have all the relevant information available, this will in turn help you get the best price and will avoid any unwanted surprises and extra charges.
What waste can you put in the skip ?
You will need to be very precise as to what you will be disposing of in the skip. If it is just general waste, soil, rubble and garden trimmings this kind of waste is fine. But any other stuff such as paint, electrical items, fridges or freezers are not permitted in general skips by law, failure to comply with this could incur a hefty fine.
It is important to be up front with the skip hire company from day one, giving them the correct information on what type of waste and if there is any hazardous material. This then will allow them to not only provide you with an accurate price, but make sure that you are complying within the law.
Another thing that will be worth mentioning is where you are planning to locate the skip, if it cannot be placed on private property you will require a permit for it to be placed on the public highway, most skip hire companies will arrange this for you.
Cheap skip hire Birmingham online can be as easy as a couple of clicks, but at some point in the process you may have to use the telephone to either confirm the price and availability.