Get a clean, driveway-safe dumpster at great rates with Bin There Dump That. We are a locally owned and operated construction dumpster provider serving Portland and surrounding areas. Our 20 yard bin is our biggest offering and is a great choice for a wide range of projects.
For more than 23 years, T.W. Enterprises Tree & Landscape Co. has offered several key services for customers in Cumberland and York Counties. We have more than two dozen newer roll-off dumpsters in stock in 10, 15 and 20 yard capacities. Same-day delivery available! Contact us today for a free 20 yard dumpster quote.
We’re a fully insured and experienced waste hauling company offering roll-off dumpster rentals and junk removal service. We stock 20 yard dumpsters that measure 15’ x 8’ x 5’ (LxWxH) and include a 3 ton weight allowance. Our dumpsters come standard with a 14 day rental period!
McCormick & Sons Trucking is a family owned and operated waste hauling business providing residential and commercial services in and around Portland, Maine for more than 60 years. Count on prompt, honest, and professional roll off dumpster service with McCormick & Sons! Contact us today for a free 20 yard dumpster quote.
We can accommodate any type of cleanup with our 15, 20 or 30 yard dumpsters. We deliver fast and will handle container swap-outs if needed. Go with our 20 yard debris box for any number of projects, including renovation, flooring removal, roofing debris, construction or small demolition.
20 Yard Dumpster Tips for Portland, ME
20 Yard Dumpsters
How much can I put in a 20 yard dumpster?
Most 20 yard roll-offs are big enough and strong enough to hold as much as 10+ tons of debris, but dumpster rental companies almost never allow this.
There are 3 main reasons for this:
The truck that picks up the dumpster cannot lift or haul that much weight.
Your city/county’s weight limit restrictions for truck hauling may prohibit it.
Dumpster rental companies are charged a per-ton rate at the landfill, and dumpster rental costs would be much higher if there were no customer weight limits.
The average 20 yard dumpster weight limit is 3-4 tons, or 6,000-8,000 lbs.
To determine how much you will be able to put in your 20 yard dumpster, you’ll need to determine your specific dumpster's weight allowance. Each dumpster rental provider will offer a different weight allowance for the rental price they quote you, so make sure you reach out to multiple providers to get the best price.
Once you know how much weight is included in your dumpster quote, you can estimate the approximate weight of the junk or debris you need to put into the dumpster.
Local dumpster rental companies are pros at estimating how much debris weighs, and they will be able to help you choose the perfect dumpster for your needs.