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May 2022 Update – What a Year it Has Been So Far!

May 2022 Update – What a Year it Has Been So Far!

Spring is Here! It’s only May and I think it’s fair to say that 2022 has continued in the unpredictable trend of the last few years. Thankfully, the weather has started to improve and summer is almost upon us. What better time to hire a skip in Livingston! This is my...

100% Renewable Electricity!

100% Renewable Electricity!

Buchanan Skip Hire is pleased to announce that they have signed a new electricity supply contract.  This guarantees that all electricity will come from 100% renewable sources! Managing Director James Buchanan personally signed the new supply contract. It was decided...

Skip Hire Permits

Skip Hire Permits

Skip Hire Permits We get asked about skip hire permits loads, so thought we’d provide a simple blog to help answer it!   Do I need a permit? Under the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984, each local Council has powers as the Roads Authority to minimise disruption to...

Recycled Aggregates

Recycled Aggregates

What are Recycled Aggregates?   Recycled aggregates is a bit of a vague term, however traditionally it covers rubble, stone and bricks which have been crushed, screened and processed in order to create a uniform product for re-use. Like all products, you get...

Skip Hire Bathgate

Skip Hire Bathgate

Are you looking for the best value skip hire prices in Bathgate? Good news, we’re pleased to report on the launch of our new online shop! As a result, Bathgate skip hire couldn’t get easier. We are the longest running skip hire supplier to the Bathgate area. Buchanan...

Our T&C’s

Our T&C’s

Terms and Conditions Definitions and interpretation In these terms and conditions the following expressions have the following meanings: “Approved Credit Account” A deferred payment arrangement which has been approved by us in writing and which permits you to make...

Lothian Skip Hire

Lothian Skip Hire

As an industry, West Lothian skip hire couldn't be more diverse. The sun is shining, coronavirus restrictions are being slowly eased. It’s almost time to get the garden furniture out for BBQ season. Who would believe that over a year has passed from the initial...

Skip Permits

Skip Permits

Why Do I Need A Skip Permit? What are skip permits? To deposit a skip on the public highway or road, permission must be sought from your local authority. If you have private property however such as a driveway or front garden, then you wouldn’t need a permit. This...