Blog: Skip hire

10 shocking facts about waste

The UK waste industry faces greater challenges each year as the population grows. We’re producing more and more waste but we’re also striving to manage the processes in better ways to limit the impact on our environment. Read on to discover 10 shocking waste facts that will blow your mind… 1. Each person in the […]

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A skip’s journey…

Most people have hired a skip or thought about hiring one in the past. If you have the need for one, now is a great time to do it as we can’t really do much else so we may as well use this time to do something productive!  Whether you’re taking on some DIY projects, […]

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Opt for skip hire over illegal fly-tipping

During the coronavirus lockdown period, there’s been a surge in fly-tipping in some parts of the UK, with the Countryside Alliance reporting a 300% rise in some areas following the closure of Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs). This increase in fly-tipping has put additional pressure on local authorities who may already be finding it challenging […]

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How to fill a skip…

We know what you’re thinking – just chuck it all in! But there are ways of doing it to make it easier on yourself and to fit more in, giving you even better value for money. So read our step by step guide below to make sure you fill your skip the best way you […]

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The Great British Spring Clean: 20 March – 13 April

The Great British Spring Clean is an initiative set up by charity Keep Britain Tidy. Its aim is to get people thinking about the importance of looking after our environment and to volunteer to take part in clean-ups and litter picks in their local area. The campaign will run for 25 days and so far […]

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Skips – your questions answered

Whether you’re a homeowner who’s finally gotten round to booking a skip for that much-needed clear out or renovation project, or a business requiring skips for waste management on-site, it’s a good idea to be prepared prior to the skip’s arrival. Although skip hire with TJ is straightforward and simple, there are a few things […]

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Delivery FAQs

So you’re expecting a delivery from TJ. It could be delivery of a skip to your home, multiple skips or containers to your construction site or any one of the range of aggregates we supply. Have a question? Check out our delivery FAQs to see if we’ve already answered it… Q. What time will my […]

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Your skip delivery: what to expect

So you need a skip and you’ve decided to opt for TJ’s services, perhaps due to our excellent reputation for customer service or the fantastic value for money we offer. Booking the skip is just the beginning so what happens next? Read our top tips to smooth skip delivery to discover what you can expect […]

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