What Size Dumpster Do I Need?

A Guide To Picking Your Perfect Size

What Size Dumpster Do I Need?

It can be difficult to estimate how much space you'll need for various projects. There can be a lot of factors at play, such as how much stuff you want to dispose of and how much room you have on-site. Below, we've listed our dumpster sizes and their most common uses so you can start to get an idea of what you'll need.

15-Yard Dumpster (S) - 5'H x 8'W x 11'L

Our smallest roll-off container, the 15-yard, is perfect for quick DIY projects. These fun-sized dumpsters can easily squeeze into small yards, tight streets, or cramped driveways. Items that are under 11 feet in length will fit perfectly, but if you have numerous exceptionally large items, we recommend sizing up.

20-Yard Dumpster (M) - 3.5'H x 8'W x 22'L

The 20-yard container is preferred for demolition jobs involving concrete, dirt, and stones because the shorter sides will prevent the can from being overloaded with weight. It's the same length and width as our larger sizes, so it will still fit plenty, even with it's shorter sides. This roll-off container is ready for your heaviest construction debris!

30-Yard Dumpster (L) - 5'H x 8'W x 22'L

Our most popular size, the 30-yard roll-off container, will be suitable for whole home cleanouts, yard debris removal, and smaller commercial jobs. Items up to 22 feet in length will fit in this dumpster, making it perfect for large items and junk removal. This is a popular size for multi-room and whole home renovations.

40-Yard Dumpster (XL) - 7'H x 8'W x 22'L

Our biggest size, the 40-yard dumpster, is ready to tackle whatever you can throw into it. These roll-off containers are the choice of most commercial customers, especially when it comes to whole building demolition and lot clearing. If you've got A LOT to dispose of, you'll want one (or more) of these!

When In Doubt, Ask An Expert

Even with this guide, you may still be asking yourself, "What size dumpster do I need?" Luckily, our experts have matched hundreds of customers to their perfect roll-off container size. We can do the same for you! Give us a call and tell us about your specific situation for the best size match: (410) 479-4248