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Here are the four most common dumpster sizes in Pismo Beach, as well as some common projects that call for each size. Check it out, and if you still have questions, you can call us and we'll be happy to answer them.

10 Yard Dumpster


About four pick-up trucks' worth of trash can fit in a 10 yard roll-off container. They are often used for small projects like remodeling a bathroom or kitchen, cleaning out a garage or basement, replacing a small roof up to 1500 square feet, or taking down a small deck up to 500 square feet.

20 Yard Dumpster

About eight pick-up trucks' worth of trash can fit in a 20-yard roll-off container. They are often used to remove carpet or flooring from a large house, clean out a large garage or basement, replace a roof up to 3000 square feet, or take down a deck up to 400 square feet.

30 Yard Dumpster

About 12 pick-up trucks' worth of trash can fit in a 30 yard roll-off container. They are often used for big home additions, building a new house, tearing down a garage, replacing siding or windows on a small to medium-sized house, and so on.

40 Yard Dumpster

About 16 pick-up trucks' worth of trash can fit in a 40-yard roll-off container. They are often used for big projects like building or remodeling a big house, cleaning out a business, or replacing the siding or windows on a big house.

How much does it cost in Pismo Beach to rent a rolloff?

There are several things that affect how much it costs to rent a dumpster in Pismo Beach, such as the size of the dumpster, the type of trash, the weight of the trash, how long you rent it for, and how much your county charges for landfill fees. Most of the time, though, the price will be between $300 and $750. Give us a call if you want to know the exact price for everything.

Here are some tips that should make it easier to find a dumpster. Somewhat Easier

Dumpsters are great for spring cleaning, getting rid of yard waste, cleaning up after moving, and getting rid of building debris. Also, they come in different sizes, from 10 cubic yards to 40 cubic yards, so it's easy to find one that fits your needs. Still, here are some helpful tips:

How to Rent an Open Top Container

It's a good idea to call a company in your city that takes care of trash disposal and ask for an estimate for renting a dumpster. This estimate will include information like rental rates for different sizes of roll off containers. Once you have the quote, choose a dumpster that you can afford and will hold all the trash you need to get rid of. For example, a 40-cubic-yard trash can can hold most of the waste from building a house without any trouble.

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After that, pay what you need to and set up a time for delivery to the place you want to use. If you want to put a roll off canister on the street in Pismo Beach, you may need to get a permit from the city office. When your roll-off container is full, call the company you rented it from to come get it.

Costs for renting

The price of renting a roll-off container will depend on where you live, how you want to get rid of your trash, how much trash you have, how long you need to rent it, and how much it costs to get rid of trash in Pismo Beach. Also, if you want to keep the rental longer, you may have to pay an extra fee. Most of the time, the cost to extend a rental ranges from $3 to $10 per day. When the amount of trash you put in the dumpster you rented is more than the maximum allowed, you may have to pay an extra fee, which is usually between $30 and $100 per extra ton.

Forbidden Waste Things

There are some things you shouldn't throw away in a rental unit. Some of the things that are not allowed are paint, batteries, gas canisters, computers, auto parts, fatty food waste, and refrigerators.

Some companies charge extra for bed mattresses that are thrown into their trash cans. It is also against the law to put poisonous or dangerous things in canisters that are not meant for them. Asbestos, paint thinner, and used oil filters are all examples of these kinds of things. If you need to get rid of dangerous trash, choose a container that is made for this kind of trash. If you're not sure how to get rid of hazardous waste, you can ask the city offices in Pismo Beach that deal with environmental protection for help and advice. And finally, don't put too much trash in your roll-off container.

How to Choose the Best Size Trash Can

Before you rent a roll-off container, it's a good idea to think about how big it needs to be based on your needs. Roll-off bins come in different sizes, and each size is good for a different job. You need a roll-off bin that is neither too small nor too big for the job you have in mind. There are four main sizes: 10, 20, 30, and 40 yards. Each is better for different-sized projects.

Ten Yard Size

This is the smallest size available, and it can hold 10 cubic yards of trash. It will work well for a lot of different tasks.

  • Garage of basement debris.
  • Removal of a deck that is as high as 250 square feet.
  • 1,500 square feet of roof shingles that need to be taken off.

Size Twenty Yards

The next size up on the market is this one, which is usually used for jobs of a medium size.

  • Larger cellar or garage debris removal.
  • Taking up the floors and carpeting in big houses.
  • Between 300 and 400 square feet of decking will be taken off.
  • Between 3,000 and 3,000 square feet of roof shingles will need to be taken off.

Size of thirty yards

This size can be thought of for much bigger remodeling projects.

  • Adding important things to a house.
  • Razing a garage.

Size of Forty Yards

Here's the biggest standard size, which should be used for jobs that require a lot of force.

  • Taking the roofs off of commercial buildings.
  • Cleaning out business buildings.
  • Putting on very big additions to a large house.

Choosing the right size is often hard, especially for people who have never done it before. Don't be afraid to ask for help if you're having trouble figuring out what size would be best for your needs.

How prices are usually set for your trash can in Pismo Beach

The price of renting a dumpster varies a lot from city to city and state to state. For example, in one city, a 10-yard container might cost $265, which would cover up to 2,000 pounds of trash, plus $50 for every ton of extra weight. In a different city, the same size dumpster could cost $215, which includes up to 6000 pounds of waste and $27 per ton of waste.

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Calling one of California's local dumpster rental companies to get an estimate is the best way to find out actual prices for your city and the kind of trash you want to get rid of.

There are a number of things that can affect your price, such as:

How big is the container?

Usually, the price goes up with the size of the canister. When compared to smaller containers, heavier ones are usually more expensive to move and dump, and the price reflects that.

Fees at the dump

Most landfills charge by the ton, and the person who gets the container will have to pay for that. The cost of a landfill in one city may be three to four times what it costs in another city. This has a big effect on rates.

Types of Waste

Getting rid of heavy trash like construction waste or roof shingles may cost more than getting rid of general household trash. If the construction waste or roof shingles can be recycled locally, they may be less expensive than regular household trash. Most of the time, the cost of dumping at a recycling station is much lower than the cost of dumping at a landfill.

Costs of transportation

Prices to rent a roll-off dumpster are also affected by how much gas costs and where the dumpster will be dropped off. When a place is far from a recycling center or garbage dump, it will cost more to get things there.


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