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Our roll off containers can usually be delivered in Berkeley the day after you place your order. Make sure to call us early to ensure timely delivery.

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Getting the top estimate on your own dumpster

One of the biggest concerns you probably have when renting a dumpster in Berkeley is how much it will cost. Among the best approaches to negate this fear would be to have exact info. When you call to get a price quote, have a good idea of just how much waste you will have to get rid of so you may get the top recommendation on dumpster size. In the event you're unsure on the total amount of waste, renting a size larger will save you the extra expense of renting a second dumpster if the first proves overly little.

Supply any info you think is important to be sure you do not end up paying for services that you do not really want. More than a few companies charge by the container size, while others charge by weight. Make sure you understand which is which so you have a clear estimate. Likewise, make sure to request whether the estimate you get contains landfill chargesthis is going to keep you from being surprised by an additional fee after.


Planning Ahead for Your Dumpster Rental in Berkeley

Planning ahead for your dumpster rental in Berkeley will make your job easier and safer to conclude on time. When renting a dumpster in Berkeley, follow these suggestions to help you plan ahead.

1. Clear an area that's big enough for the dumpster to sit for several days or weeks. Additionally, make sure that you and other folks have access to the dumpster. You need to have a clear path that prevents accidents.

2. Prepare the things you need to remove. In the event you're cleaning out a waterlogged basement, for example, try and remove as much of the damaged materials before the dumpster arrives.

3. Get any licenses you may want. If your plan is to depart the dumpster on a public road, then you certainly might want permission from the city.

4. Have your safety equipment prepared. This includes gloves, back supports, and other things which you will need to dispose of your debris when the dumpster arrives.

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Does my waste get recycled?

When you rent a temporary dumpster, your aim is to fill it up and have the waste hauled away. But in case you prefer your waste recycled, you might need to really go about it in a somewhat different style. Waste in most temporary dumpsters isn't recycled because the containers are so big and carry so much stuff.

If you are interested in recycling any waste from your project, check into getting smaller containers. Many dumpster rental companies in Berkeley have a wide range of containers available, including those for recycling. All these are generally smaller than temporary dumpsters; they're the size of regular trash bins and smaller.

If you want to recycle, learn whether the company you're working with uses single stream recycling (you don't need to sort the substance) or in the event you will need to form the recyclable stuff into various containers (aluminum cans, cardboard, plastics, etc.) This can really make a difference in the total number of containers you have to rent.


Construction Dumpster Rental in Berkeley - Do You Want One?

Although local governments commonly provide waste disposal services, very few of them are going to haul away construction debris. This makes it important for people to rent dumpsters to allow them to dispose of waste during construction jobs.

The most common exception to this rule is when you have a truck that's large enough to transport all construction debris to a landfill or landfill drop off point. If you're working on a tiny bathroom remodeling project, for instance, you may find that you can fit all of the debris in a truck bed.

Other than quite small jobs, it is strongly recommended that you rent a dumpster in Berkeley for construction jobs.

If you're not certain whether your municipality accepts construction debris, contact the city for more advice. You'll probably discover that you will have to rent a dumpster in Berkeley. Setting debris out for garbage removal could possibly lead to fines.

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20 yard dumpster measurements in Berkeley

A 20 yard dumpster can carry about 20 cubic yards of waste or debris. Standard measurements for a 20 yard container are about 22 feet long by 8 feet wide by 4.5 feet high. With these measurements, a 20 yard dumpster can carry about 10 pickup truck loads of debris and waste. This implies that the 20-yarder is a common size for jobs that require cleaning from bigger projects. Because of its compact size that still has capacity for a great quantity of debris, a 20 yard container is one of the most popular dumpster sizes for home jobs. Examples of what can fit in a 20 yard container include:

  • Cleaning from a cellar, attic or garage
  • Flooring and carpeting removal from a big house
  • 300 to 400 square feet of deck removal
  • 2,500 to 3,000 square feet of shingle removal from a single layer roof

Dumpster Rental in Berkeley Costs: Flat Rate vs Per Ton

In case you're looking to rent a dumpster in Berkeley, one of your primary concerns is going to be price. There are generally two pricing options available when renting a dumpster in Berkeley. Flat rate is pricing determined by the size of the dumpster, not the quantity of stuff you put in it. Per ton pricing will charge you based on the weight you need hauled.

One kind of pricing structure isn't necessarily more expensive than the other. In the event you know exactly how much stuff you need to throw away, you might get a better deal with per short ton pricing. On the other hand, flat rate pricing can assist you to keep a limit on prices when you're dealing with unknown weights. Whether you regularly rent dumpsters for work or just require a one time rental for a project around the house, you need to look around for the best rental costs predicated on your needs.

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Garbage removal vs dumpster rental in Berkeley - Which is good for you?

If you have a job you're going to undertake at home, you may be wondering if it is better to hire someone to come haul off all your garbage and crap for you, or in the event you should just rent a dumpster in Berkeley and load it yourself.

Renting a container is a better alternative in the event you want the flexibility to load it on your own time and you do not mind doing it yourself to save on labour. Dumpsters also work well in case you've at least seven cubic yards or more of debris. Roll offs typically begin at 10 cubic yards, thus if you only have 3-4 yards of waste, you're paying for a lot more dumpster than you desire.

Garbage or rubbish removal makes more sense if you want somebody else to load your old things. In addition, it functions well if you want it to be taken away immediately so it is out of your hair, or in case you only have a few big items; this is probably cheaper than renting an entire dumpster.


Roll Off Dumpster vs. Dumpster Bag

Dumpster bags may offer an option to roll of dumpsters. Whether this choice works well for you, though, will depend on your own project. Consider these pros and cons before you decide on a disposal option that works for you.

Roll Off Dumpsters

It's hard to conquer a roll off dumpster when you have a large undertaking that'll create plenty of debris. Most rental companies comprise dropping off and picking up the dumpster in the costs, so you could avoid additional fees. Roll off dumpsters usually have time constraints because companies need to get them back for other customers. This is really a possible downside if you're not good at meeting deadlines.

Dumpster Totes

Dumpster bags are often suitable for small occupations with free deadlines. In the event you don't need lots of room for debris, then the bags could function well for you. Many companies are also pleased to let you keep the bags for as long as you want. That makes them useful for longer jobs.

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Long-Term vs Roll-off dumpsters

Whether or not you require a permanent or roll-off dumpster depends upon the kind of job and service you need. Permanent dumpster service is for ongoing demands that continue longer than just a few days. This includes things like day to day waste and recycling needs. Temporary service is simply what the name implies; a one time demand for project-special waste removal.

Temporary roll-off dumpsters are delivered on a truck and are rolled off where they'll be used. All these are typically bigger containers that could handle all the waste which is included with that specific job. Permanent dumpsters are usually smaller containers as they are emptied on a regular basis and so don't need to hold as much at one time.

Should you request a long-term dumpster, some companies demand at least a one-year service agreement for this dumpster. Roll-off dumpsters merely need a rental fee for the time that you keep the dumpster on the job.


What if I want my dumpster in Berkeley picked up early?

When you make arrangements to rent a dumpster in Berkeley, part of your rental agreement contains a stated length of time you are permitted to use the container. You generally base this time on how long you think your project might take. The larger the project, the longer you will need the dumpster. Most dumpster rental companies in Berkeley give you a speed for a particular amount of days. If you surpass that amount of days, you'll pay another fee daily. If the project goes more quickly than expected, maybe you are ended with the dumpster earlier than you anticipated.

If that is the case, give the dumpster business a call and they'll likely come pick your container up early; this will allow them to rent it to someone else more quickly. You normally will not get a discount on your rate should you ask for early pick up. Your rental fee includes 7 days (or whatever your term is), whether you use them all or not.

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Dumpster Rental Companies Near Berkeley
Company Name Phone
Dumpster Rental Service San Jose(408) 298-6886
Ironwood Apartments(925) 854-1878
YouBox & Move(916) 800-3962
Groovy Moving(408) 829-4036
Awr Dumpsters(408) 288-8452
Orsini Apartments(213) 346-9980
Big Bear Solar Observatory(909) 866-5791
Starving Students Movers(888) 931-6683
Ace Roll Off Rubbish Services(310) 518-0259
1 Hour Valley Cleaners(805) 481-4800
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Dumpster Sizes Available Berkeley

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10 Yard

Great for small projects

  • 12 feet long
  • 8 feet wide
  • 4 feet tall
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20 Yard

For moderate sized cleanouts

  • 22 feet long
  • 8 feet wide
  • 4.5 feet tall
 

30 Yard

All around good dumpster size

  • 22 foot long
  • 8 feet wide
  • 6 feet tall
 

40 Yard

For the largest projects

  • 22 foot long
  • 8 feet wide
  • 8 feet tall

*Dimensions & availability may vary by location. Call to confirm.

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