Choose the Right Skip Size for the Job

2YD Mini
6ft x 4ft x 3ft deep
4YD Midi
8ft x 5ft x 3ft deep
8ft x 5ft x 4.5ft deep
8YD Builders
11.5ft x 5.5ft x 4ft

Skip Guide

2YD Mini

- This size skip is perfect for disposing of small amounts of garden or household rubbish.

4YD Midi

- If you’re having a new kitchen fitted or you’re renovating your garden, the 8ft x 5ft x 3ft 4YD Midi should be large enough to contain all of your waste


- Our 8ft x 5ft x 4.5ft deep skip will hold a substantial amount of builder’s waste such as rubble and concrete. If you’re renovating rooms in your home, or throwing away a lot of medium sized furniture such as wardrobes, chests of drawers or sofas, this size skip would be suitable.

8YD builders

- The 8YD builders skip is perfect for the removal of large quantities of bulky waste such as soil, rubble etc. or if you are having a large house clear-out.

As well as the skips listed above, we also have 10YD, 12YD, 14YD, 16YD, 20YD, 35YD and 40YD skips available to hire. Additionally, we also have enclosed lockable skips in various sizes and drop door skips which allow easier loading. If you would like more information about any of our skip sizes, or would like a quote, please give our experienced office team a call today on 01506 411141 and we will be more than happy to assist! Alternatively, visit our quote page to send us an email and we will get back to you promptly with a cost for your chosen skip in your area.

Is there anything I can’t put in the skip?

If you are unsure about what waste types you can and cannot dispose of in the skip, please refer to out waste guide or visit our recycling page to find out more about the recycling process.

Grab Hire

We now also provide a Grab Hire service. Our grab loaders enable us to quickly and efficiently remove large quantities of spoil and waste from your site. They are particularly useful in situations where space is limited or access is difficult and it would not be possible to use skips or other large waste containers.

If you would like more information about this service, or would like us to provide you with a quote, then please give us a call on 01506 411141 or contact us via email using our online form.

Unbeatable Service

For the best skip hire and waste collection in West Lothian, Edinburgh and Falkirk, make sure that you get in touch with us here at Buchanan Skip Hire. With our range of skip sizes, you can be sure that you are getting the right skip for the job. Our unbeatable skip hire services are quick and reliable, letting you get the best service and ensuring that you get exactly what you need as soon as possible.

With Buchanan Skip Hire you can get same day delivery on the skip you choose when possible, or guaranteed next day delivery between Mondays and Saturdays. In addition to this, you can get skip hire from us for as long you need with our flexible hire periods.

We are fully licensed and you can be sure that you are dealing with a skip hire company you can trust with our 30 years of experience. We are also members of the federation of small businesses and the Road Haulage Association (RHA). Our waste transfer station is also registered with the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) – For more information visit our waste recycling page.

We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and our ability to adapt to our customer’s differing needs, so make sure that you get in touch with us here at Buchanan Skips when you need a fast, efficient, skip hire service.

Don’t take our word for it – see what our customers are saying about our service on our testimonials page!


Call us now on 01506 411141 or 0131 558 7888 for a quote!

We recycle 90% of waste which stops this going to landfill sites

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