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    Skip v Man with a Van

    Removal Companies

    Is it cheaper to hire a skip or a man with a van? What service is better and why?

    Asked by caroline on 18th Jan 2022
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    Tony's Painting and Decorating Service's

    "It all depends how much you want moving but make sure the man with the van is registered to remove your waste ie certificates etc

    Look at for examples of the different skips required for small, medium, large jobs needed Hope this helps best of luck 👍"

    Answered on 18th Jan 2022 - Member since Feb 2015 - report
    SDG Van and Man

    A man and van it's cheaper than the skip

    Answered on 18th Jan 2022 - Member since Dec 2021 - report
    Truckserve uk limited

    "Defo cheaper man in a van
    They do all the hard work
    You don’t lift a finger
    And you're only charged for the volume of waste taken on the day.
    Where are you based and what type of rubbish would you be looking to dispose of?"

    Answered on 18th Jan 2022 - Member since Nov 2020 - report
    ProDem Reclamation Ltd

    "It all depends on what you want to put in the skip and where the waste is. If it's a load of metal for instance a man and van would be cheaper. If it's clean hardcore then tell the skip people and they will give you a better rate. If you mix waste together that's expensive but a man and van might be able to separate the waste to make it cheaper. A man and van might be good news if you're elderly and they can do all the lifting for you. Hope this helps."

    Answered on 12th Feb 2022 - Member since Jul 2021 - report
    Tree and Garden Care

    "man and van by far and for whatever rubbish etc depends on the load skip would be a lot more"

    Answered on 24th Feb 2022 - Member since Jan 2022 - report
    JP logistics

    "It can be cheaper to hire a man with a van rather than a skip. It can sometimes be quicker and more convenient to hire a man with a van also, you don't need to apply for permits to keep the van on the public road as you do with a skip and the van will be gone the same day whereas a skip might be there for days. Just remember to check their waste license and make sure they are going to dispose of your rubbish correctly as if it is found dumped on public land it is you that is liable."

    Answered on 9th Mar 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report

    "sometimes if you go with a man with a van its one price, skip have so many prices depending on what size you get"

    Answered on 22nd Feb 2022 - Member since Feb 2022 - report

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