Dumpsters for Construction Debris
Typical Construction Dumpster Sizes
The most common construction dumpster sizes
are 10 yard, 20 yard, 30 yard, and 40 yard containers. Sizes and availability vary by company, so check with a couple of different companies to get the size you need.
Some rental providers specialize in compact dumpsters designed specifically for residential use (e.g., home renovations, remodeling projects, small cleanouts, and other small home projects).
Planning is Key
When it comes to debris disposal at a construction or demolition site, proper planning and strategy are critical to ensuring a smooth workflow. Not to mention, efficient planning helps keep costs as low as possible.
Understand what the project entails, like how much debris/material will be generated, how long the project will last, where the dumpster will be located, how many you think you will need, etc.
Be clear with the dumpster rental company about your disposal needs and schedule, and give as many details as possible. If one company is unable to meet those needs, find another provider who can.
Utilize your construction dumpster
to keep a clean and safe worksite. Dispose of debris immediately in the dumpsters rather than allowing it to pile up, and your work site will be a safer and more efficient place.
Learn more: Contractor’s Guide to Renting a Construction Dumpster