6 Cubic Yard 'Builders' Skip

6 Yard Skip Information​

Height Length Width Max Capacity T
4ft (1.2m) 8ft6 (2.6m) 5ft (2.4m) 6 Tonnes
Approx 60-70 black bags or just over 18 Household wheelie Bins
All skip measurements are approximate

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6 Yard Skip

More information about a 6 Yard Skip

The 6 Yard Skip was the original ‘Builders Skip’. We’ve heard it called all sorts in recent years. ‘Small Builders Skip’, ‘Maxi Skip’, ‘Maxi Builders Skip’ and the classic ‘6 Yarder’. Well, most of the skips go by the ‘Yarder’ nickname, so there isn’t anything new there.
The 6 Yard builders skip is probably the most popular skip alongside the 8 Yard Large Builders Skip. It can be filled with Soil & Stone or Hardcore, and you will get a reduced rate if that’s all that is going in there. 

What kind of jobs can the 6 Yard Builders Skip help with?

You’ll find this skip at most construction sites whether they are larger commercial construction sites, or at smaller DIY or house renovation/extensions. It can be used for the vast majority of jobs. You can fit in a number of larger and medium sized objects in this skip; such as 3 Piece Sofas, Armchairs, Office Furniture, Kitchen Units, Garden Waste and Soil & Stone. You can also get some larger bulky items in here – if you need any help choosing the right skip we recommend watching the videos and looking at the images.

If you’d like to book this skip for Soil & Stone, you can do that online or by calling our Booking Team on 0117 986 5275.

Visual Information for a 6 Yard Skip

6 Yard Skip Size Scale

We have provided you with some images to make the decision process easier. If you need to take a closer look, click on the images and they should enlarge for you.

6 Yard Skip Gallery