Author Archives: Zoe Clark


Ever wondered what happens to your skip waste once your skip has been collected? Most people think it just just gets tipped into a big hole at a landfill site, never to be seen again! […]

Can I put a skip on the road?

Placing a skip onto the road is governed by the local council. Please see below for some factors to consider when placing a skip on the road. Why do you need a road permit? The […]

What skip size do I need if I am moving house?

Moving house? Hiring a skip should be the easiest part. After house renovations, garden re-modelling and large and small scale DIY projects, moving house is right up there as a good reason to hire a […]


Can I put a fridge or fridge freezer in a skip? The simple answer to this is no. Both are classed as hazardous waste due to the refrigeration gases that are in the back of […]

Skip Prices

If you are looking for a cheap skip you have come to the right place. Here at Findaskip we source and supply skips nationwide and can offer cheap and competitive skip prices.  To see how […]

What skip size do I need?

What skip size do I need? This may be a question you’re asking yourself if this is your first time hiring a skip. Why not have a read through the information below that will hopefully […]

CIWM / WAMITAB Continuing Competence Test

I recently sat my CIWM / WAMITAB continuing competence Test, which I am required to sit every two years.  Previously I have sat an online course through Waste Training, which I found very helpful, this […]

Wood Waste Plant Facility in Barnsley.

The new wood waste plant facility in Houghton is great news for skip hire companies in  and around Barnsley.  The planned location will be on the former site of a coal mine in Yorkshire. They […]

Reducing plastics in Oxford

In recent times, there has been a great deal of emphasis on reducing plastics in Oxford.  This is not just a problem for Oxford, but the rest of the UK and the world.  This is […]

Fun facts about skip hire – things you didn’t know!

First things first… when did skip hire come about? Here is some fun facts on skips, skips first appeared in the early 1920’s when they were used as an integral part of shaft mining. In […]