Types of Skips

We have the following sizes of skips for hire in Sheffield and surrounding areas, including descriptions of their suitability and the approximate size of our skips:


3 Ton Skip Hire: 3 ton skips, known as mini skips.

Ideal for a bathroom re-fit and small gardening projects.

3 ton skip



4 Ton Skip Hire: 4 ton skips, known as midi skips and slightly bigger than 3 ton skips.

Ideal for a kitchen re-fit or gardening projects.

4 ton skip



5 Ton Skip Hire: 5 ton skips are ideal for any medium sized projects.

Approx. measurements: 8ft 6inch long, 4ft 9 inch wide and 2ft 10inch high.

5 ton skip



6 Ton Skip Hire: 6 ton skips are ideal for larger sized projects.

Approx measurements: 10ft long, 6ft wide and 3ft 3inch high.

6 ton skip



8 Ton Skip Hire: 8 ton skips are ideal for large projects and house refurbishments.

Approx. measurements: 12ft long, 6ft wide and 3ft 10inch high.

8 ton skip



Drop Door Skip Hire

We also offer a 5, 6 and 8 yard drop door skip hire service. There is no additional charge for a drop door but you must request a drop door skip at the time of ordering as there is limited stock available.

Please note skip sizes vary in shape and size due to different manufacturing and modelling of skips.