If you’re planning a clean-up or a clear out at home, make sure you choose a skip that’s just right for the amount of rubbish you want to throw away.

Whether you’re getting rid of old furniture, household waste, planning a renovation or redoing your garden, there’s nothing worse than filling up your skip to discover you’re only halfway through your project.

Follow this simple visual guide to skip bin sizes and capacities, and how to hire a skip that’s the best size for you. Be sure to check out our Waste Types guide while you’re here to understand the rules around disposing of different types of materials.

Bin Sizes Infographic