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A Skip Hire Size Guide for Clients in the Ilford Area

Crow Skip Hire is a Romford-based company covering all major locations in East London and Essex including Ilford, which is situated six miles to the southwest of our recycling centre. We provide skip hire services for domestic, commercial and industrial clients, managing their disposal and recycling needs as a responsible service provider.

One of the most common questions we receive from clients in Ilford is in regard to skip sizes. If you have already bagged your waste, we can usually tell you what kind of skip hire will be best suited for your needs. If your waste is loose, estimating the right kind of skip hire will be more of a challenge but we’ll do everything in our power to help.

Below, we’ve compiled a guide to the units we have available and the type of skip hire applications they are most suited to. We advise that clients in Ilford who have waste removal requirements read this guide before placing an order.


2 Cubic Yard Skip Hire

Suitable for small domestic jobs in the Ilford area, such as DIY waste, clutter from spring cleaning projects and waste from house moves. These skips hold 20 to 30 bin bags of waste.


4 Cubic Yard Skip Hire

Ideal for waste created from room refits in domestic and commercial properties, particularly kitchen, bathroom and office modernisations. Skips hold 30 to 40 bin bags of waste.


6 Cubic Yard Skip Hire

Perfect for builders and contractors working in Ilford. This skip hire solution, equivalent to between 50 and 60 bin bags of waste, is perfect for intermediate refurbishment projects.


8 Cubic Yard Skip Hire

Capable of holding up to 80 bin bags of waste, this type of skip hire meets the needs of clients who have completed large-scale residential building projects.


12 Cubic Yard Skip Hire

Our largest maxi skips hold up to 120 bin bags of waste and are perfect for clients in Ilford with bulk or heavy waste that excludes potentially hazardous materials.