Why Skip Bins Should Be Present at Your Event

January 15, 2018 Waste management

No matter how big or small your party or event is, it is certain that there will be rubbish left behind. Therefore, it’s crucial to employ an excellent waste management strategy for your event. Waste management is one of the most crucial but often forgotten steps in planning and organising an event. Now that you’re aware of it, don’t […]

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Guidelines for Loading a Skip Bin in Lake Macquarie and Hunter

December 15, 2017 Skip bins for hire

Properly loading a skip bin avoids possible accidents, injuries, and damages. Skip bins are available for hire all around the region. These bins are highly useful and can serve as an excellent solution for your waste removal problems, especially upon completing projects that involve construction, renovation, and demolition. These skip bins are then secured with […]

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Skip Bin Placement Guide

November 16, 2017 Skip bin placement

This guide will help you dispose of your waste properly and more efficiently. Handling waste is generally an unpleasant and inconvenient task. But with the right skip bin hire service, everything from sorting out your waste to getting it collected can be a breeze. All you need to know are the waste collection requirements of […]

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Most Common Office Waste

October 18, 2017 Office Waste

Knowing the most common office waste will help you dispose of them more effectively. Accumulating office waste is inevitable. After all, a lot of paperwork, packaging, and other materials go into making an office busy and profitable. Knowing more about the waste you generate, and how you can manage them can help you free up […]

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Get Deceased Estate Cleared Up by Hiring Skip Bins

September 18, 2017 Deceased Estate

When a person dies – say a member of the family, especially unexpectedly, you would most likely end up with what is known as a Deceased Estate. A Deceased Estate is everything left behind by a person who has passed away, whether it’s documents, property, money or even debt. If a person has already prepared […]

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What are the Methods of Waste Disposal?

August 14, 2017 Waste disposal and recycle

Waste disposal and management is a way of life. It is every household and authority’s responsibility. Waste management, in simple terms, is the collection, transport, processing, and recycling or disposing of waste materials. Waste materials are basically the materials produced by human activities that are no longer for use and consumption. Throughout the years, waste […]

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Fun Things You Can Do With Your Skip Bin

July 14, 2017 Uses of skip bins

Who says skip bins are good only for rubbish removal and waste disposal? Everyone probably knows what skip bins are for. If you see one, you will most likely think it contains items that are no longer usable. They are typically rented from skip bin hire companies, and filled with rubbish. Afterwards, the company picks […]

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How NOT to be a Hoarder

June 15, 2017 Waste disposal

Hoarding could cause a lot of problem in the long run. Being a hoarder can lead to a large number of problems, especially if a person develops a profound attachment to their belongings. When moving out, or simply doing a general cleaning, a hoarder will always find it difficult to let go of unnecessary things. […]

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Recycling Revolution – Sweden Runs out of Garbage

May 19, 2017 Recycling

Sweden is Officially Garbage Free – Imports from other countries When you take a look at any top 10 list concerning either development or progress in the world, you are bound to find Sweden at the top or very near to it. According to many, there is no better indicator of advancement than an efficient […]

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The Trends to Look out for in Waste Management

April 19, 2017 Waste Recycling Trends

As the world’s understanding of the problems associated with poor waste management widens, so a movement to curb the situation and limit its effects on both humans and the environment is growing. Countries around the world, including Australia, are feeling the effects of poor waste disposal and management in form of floods, toxicity, poisoning, and […]

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Cleaning Up Your Property after a Storm

March 23, 2017 Cleaning

Storm damage cleanup, be smart about cleaning up your property Living in a tropical climate is wonderful and has been proven to have a variety of health benefits, from better blood pressure to reduced illnesses. However, living in these warmer climates often means having to deal with the repercussions of tropical storms and the storm […]

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Book a Skip Bin When You Move

February 15, 2017 Book a Skip Bin

Moving places is a time for change. Whether you are moving out of your parents’ nest, or moving to your 10th independent flat, the requirements of moving houses don’t change. You need to be prepared with an organising system, a lot of time, and a good skip bin hire for clean-up. Moving places includes key […]

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10 Crazy Things Dumped in Skip Bins

January 23, 2017 News

The world is definitely a crazy place. The people living in it are even crazier, mainly because of the weird things they do, if not for how differently they all think with such similar brains. Think about skip bins, for example. While some dump all their rubbish in them, others dig into them. And that’s […]

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Teaching the Kids to Recycle Through Fun Activities

December 26, 2016 Kids, Recycle

Recycling is everyone’s responsibility. Whatever your profession is, status in life, or age group, recycling is a shared responsibility that everyone has to take part in to take care of the world we live in. However, not everyone knows what recycling really means and most do not know where to start the practice of recycling. […]

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Waste Management in Construction Sites

There has been a vast increase in awareness around recycling. People are becoming more responsible about minimising toxic and hazardous waste products. The rise of skip bin hire services is a testament to this newfound social responsibility. One of the major contributors to the waste materials that are being disposed of in landfills are the […]

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Types of Plastic Waste

November 30, 2016 waste types

Segregation as a means of managing waste has become a huge deal globally over the past couple of decades. Companies, organisations, and institutions are now heavily engaged in sorting, organising, and recycling waste products in observance of a more environment-friendly and responsible practice. However, it’s surprising to know how many of us have quite a […]

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How to Promote Recycling at Work

November 15, 2016 Uncategorized

Minimising environmental impact in workplaces is something that is favourably encouraged everywhere. There are lots of approaches to make sure that both employers and employees engage themselves in various ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle waste. We at Lake Macquarie Skips promote recycling at every given opportunity. In this article, we would like to give […]

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10 Reasons to Hire a Skip Bin

October 26, 2016 Lake Macquarie Skips

Every home produces its own type and amount of waste depending on the season, period of time and activities taking place within it. Some homeowners do not see a reason to hire a skip, and believe that the waste from their homes is too little to require them. Below are some of the reasons why […]

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Different Skip Bin Sizes for Different Types of Waste: Which goes in Which?

October 13, 2016 Kinds of skipbins

Lake Macquarie Skips gives extremely high importance to the environment. This is why one of our objectives is to reduce the amount of waste that is being sent to landfills. We do this through a recovery program that promotes recycling and waste reduction. We assist in the redirection of waste materials that might otherwise be […]

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Segregation at its Finest: Top Household Wastes You Should Be Recycling

September 29, 2016 Lake Macquarie Skips

Skip bin hire services are rising in popularity nowadays because of the convenience they offer to every Australian household. However, the accessibility of these services can lead to complacency in waste handling. Improper waste disposal doesn’t just impact every household, but it also poses severe environmental consequences. Hence, everyone should work together reducing waste by […]

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Using Skip Bins in a Demolition Site

September 9, 2016 Lake Macquarie Skips

Demolition sites tend to produce a lot of waste and debris. Current legislation and regulations require sites to practice proper waste management in order to encourage recycling and other practices that will protect the environment. This has led to the creation of different waste management tools such as skip bins. Traditional skips Traditional skips are […]

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Why Dispose Waste Properly and Recycle?

August 19, 2016 Waste disposal and recycle

Australians are said to be among the highest waste producers in the world. On the average, we throw away around 21 million tonnes of waste annually. These wastes include those from kitchens, laundries, bathrooms, and gardens as well as industrial wastes from buildings. There is a lot that can be done to improve our waste […]

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Why Should You Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle?

August 1, 2016 Lake Macquarie Skips, Recycle

Many of us are familiar with reduce, reuse, and recycle. You reduce your contribution to the landfills by reducing the amount of packaged products that you purchase, recycling those materials you can, and reusing those that can be used again. But why is there a need to reduce, recycle, and reuse – have you ever […]

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Advantages of Hiring a Skip Bin

July 15, 2016 Kinds of skipbins

Hiring a skip bin can be beneficial in many ways when it comes to rubbish clean up in the house, yard or office. Not only will hiring the skip bin save you time and effort, it is a simple solution for getting rid of your unwanted items.  Here are the benefits of hiring a skip […]

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Identifying Waste Types: what you can and cannot put in your Lake Macquarie skip bins

Waste management is not a simple task. It is essential that you are knowledgeable and that you thoroughly understand how to properly use your skip bins. You should know the types of materials that are allowed to be disposed in Lake Macquarie Skips. If the load contains wastes that are prohibited, it will not be […]

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Waste Recycling Trends In 2016

June 17, 2016 Waste Recycling Trends

Every year, the average Australian household produces enough rubbish to fill a three-bedroom house. That’s about 2.25 kg of waste per day. We send an increasing amount of rubbish to landfills every year, and without proper rubbish removal management, it could very well lead to extreme environmental degradation. For this reason, a clamour to change […]

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How To Properly Get Rid Of Your Unneeded Stuff

June 4, 2016 News, waste recycling

There are times when you are urged to buy something that you think you’ll need in the near future, only for it to end up in the garage, cupboard or cabinet to collect dirt and dust. These things start to pile up over time and soon enough, you’ll have an attic or garage full of […]

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waste recycling, are you doing it right ?

May 6, 2016 News, waste recycling

Recycling is a very important part of waste management as not all rubbish can be dumped easily without having a significant impact on the environment. There are so many things that can be recycled and recycling them can significantly reduce environmental hazards. In fact, the reduction is far bigger than you think. The Recycling Process […]

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What Kind of Skip Bin Do I Need?

April 15, 2016 Kinds of skipbins, News

  Skip bin companies are the first ones we call whenever we need help from a clean-up project. From backyard revamp, annual household clean-up to renovations and construction sites, a skip bin company can offer you a convenient way to eliminate any unwanted stuff like rubbish. But what kind of bin do you need? Let’s […]

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Choosing the right Skip Bin company

January 29, 2016 Kinds of skipbins, News

Ensuring proper waste disposal is an essential part of any construction, renovation or cleanup projects and hiring a skip bin can help you do this job. However, with dozens of companies offering skip bin services, it can be a daunting task to choose the best one. Many of them doesn’t have the proper knowledge and […]

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