Safety With Skips: All You Need To Know

Safety With Skips: All You Need To Know

Skip hire is incredibly useful if you are expecting a large amount of unwanted waste to accumulate within your property, either as a result of building work, home renovation or even landscape gardening. Stored temporarily on the drive of your home or another nearby area which provides plentiful space, skips can be acquired in various…

What Not To Put In A Skip

What Not To Put In A Skip

What Not To Put In A Skip Hiring a skip is a great way to dispose of waste in large quantities, simply filling it with whatever you’re trying to get rid of and watching as it is taken away to be disposed of safely. But there are limits to what can and can’t be put…

The Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals

The Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals

Metals can be divided into two types, ferrous and non-ferrous. Humanity has been using the materials for thousands of years, becoming an essential part of construction and fabrication. But what is the difference between ferrous and non-ferrous metals? Read on to find out more about how these two metal types are classified. What’s The Difference?…

Different types of waste materials

Do You Know Your Types Of Waste?

A waste transfer station, also referred to as a material recycling facility, is where waste is taken once it has been collected from residential, commercial and industrial settings. At Batesy Skip Hire we aim to recycle 95% of all the waste we manage on our site, and do our best to be as eco-friendly as…

Skips in various sizes

The Many Benefits Of Hiring A Skip

Coming up with effective methods when disposing of residential and commercial waste isn’t easy, and with homeowners expected to quickly remove any waste in a safe and legal manner, hiring a skip can provide a number of benefits. This blog will discuss the reasons why skip hire could be the best option for you –…

rollon-roll off skip

What Is A Roll-On Roll-Off Skip?

Often found on construction sites and used industrially, roll-on roll-off skips (RORO) are sizable containers used for waste disposal. Regularly utilised when a high volume of rubbish needs to be dealt with, they are large skips, so they can accommodate a lot of waste at any one time. If you’re looking to remove a large…

Rubbish including couch, TV, old stereo

What Is A Waste Transfer Station?

As soon as your waste is picked up on bin day, a lot of people forget all about it. You think your part in its journey is over as soon as the bin is emptied and you then start filling it back up ready for the next week. So not many people will know about…

Household waste and old guitar

How To Get Ahead In A New Years Clearout

Now that 2021 is firmly behind us, it’s time to look forward to the New Year. And what better New Year resolution to make than a new year clearout. It’s usually the time of your year when your home is full of the most clutter, with plenty of new additions from Christmas combined with having…

Christmas wrapping waste and rubbish

How to Reduce Your Waste This Festive Season

The holiday season is a time of overindulgence – food, gifts, drink, and decorations galore! While these things bring us joy and happiness, they can have disastrous impacts on the environment. Much of the excessive waste generated during the festive period finds its way to landfill sites, which produce harmful gases that contribute to global…

Two yellow rubbish skips

A Quick Guide to Skip Hire Rules and Regulations

There is more to skip hire than many people realise. While it may not just be a case of choosing a company and getting them to deliver a skip, it doesn’t need to be a complex or stressful process either. There are rules, regulations, permits and licenses you should be aware of if you’re thinking…