How to Dispose of Broken Glass Safely

There’s no doubt that there isn’t anyone who wouldn’t have broken some kind of glass object at some point in their life. Whether it was your mother’s favourite vintage vase, a freshly poured wine glass or a cricket ball through a window. Eventually, breaking glass is pretty much unavoidable for anyone, no matter how careful […]

How Do You Throw Away Batteries?

When cleaning up or decluttering your home, you are bound to come across a hoard of old batteries that no longer work, whether it’s a drawer full or scattered throughout toys and appliances. Many people frequently throw out their old batteries in their general waste bin. However, the composition of batteries contains heavy metals and […]

Where to Dispose of Dirt and Rocks

The new year is already well underway, and it’s time to get your hands dirty by starting to complete some of those projects that have been on the cards for a while. If you’re planning on getting some serious work done on your property like adding a fountain in the garden, installing a pool in […]

How to Get Rid of an Old Mattress

Once that brand new, extra comfortable, dream–inducing mattress arrives at your doorstep it’s going to be out with the old and in with the new. The “in with the new” part pretty much takes care of itself but how exactly does “out with the old” work without paying a small fortune or breaking some regulation? […]

4 Simple Options for Getting Rid of Old Furniture

If you are moving to a new house, have purchased some new and exciting furniture for your home, or are a student constantly recycling other people’s furniture or being given hand-me-downs to replace your current household items you will occasionally find yourself at odds when figuring out what to do with your old furniture. And […]

How to Declutter Your House in Just One Day

Are you in urgent need of a home decluttering? Do you need to make space or clean up for a special quickly or simply wish to declutter your home because you can’t stand how much stuff you have filling up you home anymore? Here at Just Skips we understand and we have you covered. No […]

What is ‘Green Waste’ and Can You Put it in a Skip Bin?

It can be difficult knowing how to dispose of green waste. Understanding what you can throw away and what you can’t, and whether there could be consequences that could have been easily avoided if you throw away something you shouldn’t have are legitimate concerns. That’s why knowing what is defined as green waste and what […]

Declutter Your Home Checklist

Decluttering you home can seem like a big job that’s both stressful and arduous, and nobody wants to get to the end of their skip hire and realise they have missed some clutter they could have gotten rid of. That’s why we’ve made it easy for you with this checklist to declutter you home. First, […]

Can I Put a Skip on the Road?

This is always the million-dollar question. Even after figuring out the answer, you’ll find that there’s a lot more follow-up questions. What do I need to do to be allowed to put a skip on the road? Does it matter which type of road it is? Does every council have the same rules and regulations? […]

The Benefits of a Minimalist-Inspired Home

Having a well-ordered, clean and beautiful home can create a calming space for you to relax during your free time. However, as you become settled in your home, and you start to accumulate furniture, décor and knick-knacks, suddenly your once serene space becomes cluttered with objects. It is something that can happen to anyone, even […]