The countdown is on! If like us you have young children in the family you’ll know only to well how much space all their toys take up. It won’t be long before a whole load more are delivered to your house. Now is the time to think about clearing some space. A mini skip is perfect for this. Save all the mess and hassle of taking stuff to the tip in your car. Simply hire a skip from us we’ll deliver it promptly. Call us now to make some space!
Atkinsons Skip Hire is a family business that takes it’s role in waste management and the environment very seriously. We work very closely with the Environment Agency and ensure we meet all legislation and regulations. Unfortunately, not all Waste Management companies are the same!
Fly-tipping also known as fly dumping or illegal dumping is when waste is illegally disposed of onto any land that hasn’t got a licence to accept waste. Sadly, we’ve all seen it on roadsides, country lanes, fields and paths. Often this is done by members of the public but alarmingly some skip hire companies choose to dump waste in this way. Not only does this cost councils money, it is unsightly and a health hazard for animals and humans.
We’d like you to join us in fighting this despicable crime and report anyone you see doing this by contacting the police on 101. If the waste appears to be a hazardous you can call the Environment Agency Emergency on 0800 80 70 60.
You can rely on us to dispose of your waste ethically!
We’d like to wish all our customers a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
If you need to make some space in the New Year we can provide skips for residential use to suit your requirements. Clear out your Christmas Packaging, Broken Toys, Furniture and start the New Year with lots of space in your home.
Planning refurbishment work in the New Year? Our skip hire is perfect for trade and public to clear kitchens, bathrooms and so on. You’ll find our rates are very competitive with other local skip hire companies BUT when we promise to deliver WE WILL! If you need some extra time it’s not a problem just let us know and we’ll arrange for you skip to be collected later.
Atkinsons is a family business that won’t let you down on service or cost! Call us now 0191 469 5227.
Bank holidays are a great time to do all those DIY jobs you’ve been putting off. Normally a time when you see lots of skips around with people clearing out rooms, tidying gardens, stripping out bathrooms and bedrooms.
If you’re fortunate enough to live in Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead or Sunderland, Atkinsons Skip Hire can provide fast delivery, arrange your permit (If your skip is on the road) and always offer unbeatable value. A friendly, helpful service is guaranteed.
‘Called a few skip hire companies in Gateshead and found Atkinson’s were one of the cheapest. They seemed very genuine which gave me confidence the waste was to be handled properly. Driver also very friendly and helpful as access isn’t great. Very happy to recommend Atkinson skip hire.’
E. Lucas, Fenham
One of our many happy customers…
‘Called Atkinson Skip Hire and found they were very helpful and competitive. They delivered the skip early as promised which was a massive help as we only had a narrow window in which to complete that part of the job. Can’t fault them. Thank you.’
Mr Hart, Chapel Park, Newcastle upon Tyne.
You have questions and we have all the answers to your skip hire needs. You may be wondering what skip size you need or what a permit is? Read on, it’s all here!
What do your skip hire costs include?
As standard our skip hire include includes delivery, rental, collection and safe, responsible handling of your waste.
How long will it take to get a skip?
We are good to our word and will always deliver at the agreed time.
Do you recycle my waste?
As you can imagine we often get asked about our skip hire prices and why they aren’t displayed on our website.
It’s simple, by speaking to you over the phone we can assess exactly what your requirements are. This means you won’t be paying for a skip that’s too large or not suitable for your type of waste. It means we can discuss access, lighting, permits and so on. Most importantly is means we can be flexible and responsive to changes in the market.
Did you know that UK households produced a staggering 30.5 million tonnes of waste in 2003/4. From this just 17% was collected for recycling. In the same year some EU countries were recycling about 50% of their waste.