What Size Dumpster Do I Need For My Waste Disposal Project?

Dumpsters Available for Rent with Bin There Dump That

There are a variety of reasons why you might need to rent a dumpster.

It could be for some basic spring cleaning, a small renovation project, or maybe you’re having your roof done.

Whatever your reasons, there’s a dumpster that’s ideal for your needs.

But the vital question you need to ask yourself to help save you money is...

“what size dumpster do I need?”

The one you choose when you need a dumpster shouldn’t be any bigger than necessary. There’s no need to rent a 20 yard dumpster if you’re just doing a small bathroom renovation on your second floor. You're paying for more than you really require.

The reverse could be even more costly. If a local Dumpster Consultant was to suggest a 10 cubic yard container for an entire kitchen remodel, then you'll end up paying for two 10 yards instead of a much more economical 15 or 20 yard bin.

When it comes time to choose a dumpster there are plenty of companies out there. The problem with many of them, is that they’re main focus is on commercial projects.

They may have smaller dumpsters available for rent, but they don’t cater to the residential market. The result can be a great deal of misunderstanding and a mess in your driveway you weren’t expecting.

That said… We cater to your needs


Bin There Dump That is the residential dumpster rental specialist. We know what works for homeowners and we work hard to make sure your property returns to the exact condition it was in before we placed a bin on your driveway.

Everything we do is geared towards the needs of homeowners and contractors working on home projects. Even the trucks we use occupy the footprint of a minivan. It won’t dominate your driveway, so you can go about your normal daily activities while your project is ongoing. The dumpster will take up no more than a parking spot.

We have a variety of options for rent at our various franchise locations. Availability may vary depending on the closest franchise to you and what size dumpster you'll need. It’s always a good idea to call and check what’s available before you commit to anything. Here’s a quick overview of the dumpsters we have available for rent at most franchise locations.

Our 4 Yard Dumpster is Ideal for Your Small Clean Out or Landscaping Projects

Cleaning out your garage can seem like a daunting task – especially when you’ve been using it as the family junk storage center. The majority of homeowners with a garage will know what we’re talking about here.

You might look at the mess and think you’re going to need to find someone with a pickup truck to take all the junk away for you, but there’s another option.

A small dumpster like the 4-yard bin is the standard dumpster size for this type of project. Best of all you can take your time on the project. Our rentals allow you to take up to 7 days to fill the dumpster with that unwanted material. When you’re finished, you just call us up and we remove the dumpster and take care of the waste disposal. Cleaning out your garage has never been so easy!

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6 Yard Bins Are The Standard Dumpster Size For Outdoor Projects

If you know there’s a little more junk in that garage than average you may want to upgrade to the 6 yard dumpster. That added space can make all the difference in the world. It’s also ideal for dealing with the waste of a home landscape project, or even a small renovation.

If you’re not sure whether you should go with the 4 yard or the 6 yard, it’s probably best to go with the 6 yard option. It can be frustrating setting aside a weekend to clear out that garage you’ve been meaning to tackle for a year only to discover the dumpster you’ve rented won’t fit everything.

A 6 yard dumpster will hold a lot of material. You can use it for most household items, including yard waste, small appliances, bricks, and even debris left over from a roofing job.

The 10 Yard Dumpster is Preferred by Roofers

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Some projects are a little more complicated than a spring garage cleanout. When it’s time to take on a decent size home renovation project, say a complete roof replacement, the 4 and 6 yard dumpsters won’t be enough for your needs. For these projects, the 10 yard is the standard dumpster size. Even if you have a large garage, you may want to consider the 10 yard option.

The 10 yard dumpster is our most often rented container by roofing contractors across America. Typically, the roofing debris of an average size home can be disposed of in this bin. It’s not unusual to have more than one project that needs your attention. For someone that’s been thinking about clearing out the garage and that messy basement a larger dumpster like this should be enough.

It’s a lot less complicated renting a 10 yard dumpster from Bin There Dump That than it is asking your brother-in-law to spend the weekend making runs to the dump for you in their pickup truck. All you have to do is empty any unwanted material into the dumpster and the rest is taken care of for you.

The 15 Yard Dumpster is a Container Ready for Any Home Improvement Project

As a homeowner there are going to be times when you’re taking on a larger project. It might be a major remodel or perhaps you’re putting an addition on your home. Whatever the case may be, that’s when you’ll need to consider one of the larger options such as a 15 yard container.

It isn’t the largest option available, but it has more than enough storage capacity when you need a dumpster for the waste disposal for most home renovation projects, like a kitchen remodel. If you’re doing a major home clear out and you have a large home the 15 yard dumpster is a good choice.

Our 20 Yard Dumpster Continues to Be Our Most Popular Bin Rented

Restoring your home after a flood or a fire can be an overwhelming task. There’s bound to be a lot of debris and maybe even some damaged furniture that will need to be disposed of. This is why our 20 yard is the standard dumpster size for this type of task. It’s also ideal for large renovation projects, major clean-outs of large homes, and home addition projects.

Bin There Dump That’s big dumpster rental are still designed to fit comfortably in your driveway when you need a dumpster. They have a footprint only slightly larger than your standard minivan. It won’t get in the way of everyday living. In fact, if you have a two-car driveway, you can still park your car on the other side of the bin.

There’s a Dumpster for Every Project

A dumpster can make any home renovation, cleanup, or clear out project easier. There’s a different size for just about any project and they’re all reasonably priced.

The most important question is, "what size dumpster do I need?". Know that you know what home projects are associated with each individual dumpster size, you'll save time and money by selecting the right container for your home project.

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