Frequently Asked Questions for Dumpster Rental, Roll-Off Dumpster Rental in Houston, Conroe, Cypress, TX, and the Surrounding Areas
RENTING THE DUMPSTER
Answer: Dump That! of Texas can deliver to Houston, Conroe, Cypress, TX, Cleveland, TX, Tomball, Katy, TX, and the surrounding areas to any location in Texas. So getting a bin from us is as easy as contacting us to schedule your delivery!
- How quickly can I get a dumpster?
- Do you have an all-in pricing model or bin + weight pricing model?
- What items/trash do you accept in the bin rental?
- What’s all included in the rental fee? Are there other fees I should know?
- Will you protect my driveway?
- What dumpster sizes do you have?
Answer: Short answer? It is more than likely we can get you a bin rental with same-day delivery. Contact Dump That of Texas to find out more.
Answer: Bin sizes are measured in cubic yards, which means measuring the length, width and height of the container and multiplying the three numbers together. For example, a bin that is 2 yards long, 2 yards wide and 1 yard tall is 4 cubic yards. In Texas, we offer 15-yard and 20-yard roll-off dumpsters.
Answer: Dump That! of Texas bins come in a variety of sizes and have a footprint about the size of – if not smaller than – a minivan. Most driveways are at least 10 feet wide, providing plenty of room for the bin. This will also allow you to park your vehicle on the other side of a two-car driveway.
Answer: Flat, hard surfaces – like a driveway – are ideal for dumpster placement. Surfaces to avoid include: slopes, city streets (without a permit), soft ground and property that’s not your own.
Answer: The only way to truly protect your driveway is to make sure that the bin itself never actually touches the ground. Dump That of Texas utilizes proper use of large strong wooden planks, which is the best and most effective method.
Answer: NO. But be sure you clearly inform your Dumpster Consultant where you’d like your dumpster rental placed when you call to place the order. However, if you are home, our delivery experts, from a safe distance, can show you how to utilize the convenient and accessible walk-in double doors.
Answer: There are several factors that go into the bin rental prices in your local communities. Some of these factors include: Size of the bin you need, Local landfill/transfer station tipping rates, Local fuel prices, the waste and debris you’re getting rid of, where you live, how long you’ll need the container for, etc.
Answer: Bin rentals will typically be less expensive, because you don’t hire the labor that comes with junk removal. If you want your waste disposal project to be completely hands-off you’ll need to hire a junk removal service. One thing to caution, it’s more difficult to get an estimated quote on junk removal services because they need to evaluate your waste and by then you’re too late to compare prices. When renting a dumpster from Dump That of Texas, we give you upfront costs and inform you of any extra charges that may occur.
Answer: Dump That of Texas dumpster rental period is a full 7 days. You may not have to keep it for the full 7 days but it’s good to have, and you may be thinking why? Well, a last minute de-cluttering session or a look through the household will prove its worth. These 7 days are included in the price of the rental, which would also include the delivery, pick-up and our driveway protection system.
Answer: A roll off dumpster from Dump That of Texas is a bin engineered to easily be rolled off the truck from its hook lift and rolled onto driveway protection boards. A roll off bin follows a rectangular footprint. It usually means that the container is placed by “rolling it off” the truck and same with it being picked up, it “rolls onto” the truck. These kinds of dumpsters can only be placed and picked up by special trucks that have a hook lift. Dump That of Texas services roll off dumpsters, so call now to book yours!
USING THE DUMPSTER
Answer: here are a number of materials, some of them hazardous, that shouldn’t be thrown into a rental dumpster, from asbestos and old tires to ammunition and leftover paint. If you’re not sure about something, always ask your local operator.
RETURNING THE DUMPSTER
Answer: Once bins are picked up, they immediately taken to a landfill or a transfer station. For most bins, that’s pretty much the end of the story.
Answer: Unfortunately, there is no short answer for this one. Waste disposal varies greatly from area to area. Cities, towns, states, provinces and counties all regulate the disposal of trash differently within their own jurisdictions.
Answer: The average stay of a dumpster in a residential driveway is just over three days. It is reasonable to expect that you may need to give 24-hour notice for the pickup, but it is also reasonable to expect that in some cases your local operator may be able to come quickly if they are not too busy.