• San Jose Dumpsters
  • Dumpster Rental in San Jose, CA

    Your Dumpster Rental Questions Answered

    • What size do you need?
    • How much will it cost?
    • Do you need a permit?
    • What about recycling?

    What Size Dumpster Do You Need?

    Here are the 4 most common dumpster sizes used in San Jose and some projects each is commonly used for. Have a look and if you still have questions give us a call at 408-478-3820, we’ll gladly answer them.

    10 Yard Dumpster

    10yd roll off container in san jose, ca

    10 yard roll off containers hold approximately 4 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used on projects like small bathroom or kitchen remodels, garage or basement cleanouts, small roof replacements up to 1500 sq ft or a small deck removal up to 500 sq ft.

    20 Yard Dumpster

    20yd roll off container in san jose, ca

    20 yard roll off containers hold approximately 8 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used on projects like carpet or flooring removal for a large house, large garage or basement cleanouts, roof replacements up to 3000 sq ft, or a deck removal up to 400 sq ft.

    30 Yard Dumpster

    30yd roll off container in san jose, ca

    30 yard roll off containers hold approximately 12 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used for projects like large home additions, new home construction, garage demolition, siding or window replacements for a small to medium sized house.

    40 Yard Dumpster

    40yd roll off container in san jose, ca

    40 yard roll off containers hold approximately 16 pick-up trucks of debris. They’re often used for projects like large home renovations or construction, commercial clean outs, siding or window replacement for a large home.

    How Much Does it Cost To Rent a Rolloff in San Jose

    There are several factors that affect the exact rental dumpster rental prices in San Jose including dumpster size, debris type, debris weight, rental period, and landfill charges in your county. But, typically you can expect the price to be somewhere between $300 and $750. To get a quote on an exact all-inclusive price, give us a call at 408-478-3820.

    A Couple Of Things To Keep In Mind When Looking For A Roll Off Dumpster

    The volume of cubic yards that can be held by a canister is how dumpster sizes are measured. For instance, a 10-yard canister will have the ability to accommodate 10 yards of debris or dumpster contents. More times than not, canister sizes range from 10 yards to 40 yards in 10-yard increments. Determining the amount of debris that’ll be produced from a job can be quite problematic, it is usually a smart move to give a call to a container rental provider in San Jose to assist you in determining the capacity that is best for the project you are working on. Following are some other rental tips that could be good for you:

    It is important to not forget that when the roll-off container will be set on a street, getting a permit from the San Jose city offices might be required.

    If the roll off container will be set on your property, make certain that it is not put on any grassy spots or soft ground. The units are very heavy and therefore, significant damage could be done in the event they’re not supported properly.

    Even if the canister will be put on a concrete or asphalt driveway, consider using plywood underneath the roll off’s wheels to help in protecting against damage to the drive.

    Things That Should Not Be Put in a Roll-off Bin

    • Paint cans
    • Motor oil or automotive fluids
    • Batteries
    • Medications or medical waste
    • Anything with freon, petroleum or gas
    • Yard fertilizers or swimming pool chemicals
    • Bleach or household cleaners

    As soon as the clean up of the rubbish or junk that was created by your project is loaded in the roll-off canister, now you can contact your rental provider and they’ll pick up the unit and haul it off to the recycling center, transfer station or landfill.

    Exactly What Dumpster Size Will You Need

    jux2-dumpster-sizesChoosing the right size roll-off container for your particular task or job site is frequently a difficult process. That’s exactly why we’ve provided a small guide that ought to give you a general indication of what size canister should best fit your job.


    • Kitchen and bathroom renovations (smallish)
    • Deck removal (250 square feet)
    • Roof shingle removal (1500 square feet, single layer)


    • Cellar, garage, attic clean out
    • Carpeting or flooring removal (big house)
    • Deck removal (400 square feet)
    • Roof shingle removal (3000 square feet, single layer)


    • Any major additions to a home
    • Construction of a new house
    • Demolition of a garage
    • Siding or window replacement (small to medium house)


    • Siding or window replacement (big home)
    • Demolition debris, waste, cardboard
    • Large home construction or renovation
    • Commercial or office clean out
    • Commercial or house roof tear off

    As with any guidelines, you will need to use your best judgment. However, should you have any doubts or are still uncertain concerning the right size bin for your task call us and we will help determine what best fits your requirements.

    Determining Factors of Dumpster Prices in San Jose

    Jux2 Dumpster DeliveryDumpster rental companies furnish empty containers to the location you ask, once you’ve filled the container with rubbish they’ll take it to a dump site or recycling plant. The cost of getting a roll off container depends on the container size required, the weight of the waste, location of garbage dump, and transport costs, among other things.

    The main factors utilized in establishing dumpster prices in San Jose are:

    • Drop off and landfill locations
    • Rubbish quantity and weight
    • Transport-associated prices
    • Rental duration

    Type of debris

    Debris type influences costs because California waste management companies have to send the proper sized container and find a suitable dump site. Landfill and recycling plants bill lesser fees for decomposable and recyclable substances, respectively compared to non-decomposable, non-recyclable and dangerous materials. These factors directly affect your cost.

    Transport-associated prices

    Rental prices include gas expenses and delivery driver expenses. More fuel consumption, mostly as a result of long distances traveled for drop offs and travelling to landfills ans recycling transfer stations, leads to more transportation expenses. Fuel prices, also, influence roll-off container pricing since high fuel costs automatically mean more fuel expenses.

    Garbage volume and weight

    The overall size of the requested debris container is dependent upon garbage volume while hauler related equipment depends on garbage weight. Large dumpsters and complicated equipment cost more than smaller canisters and straightforward equipment. You may want to estimate your jobs rubbish weight and size in order to request an suitable sized debris container.

    What Our Customers Have To Say

    Jux2 Dumpster Rental is rated 4.5 out of 5 based on 122 reviews from around the Web.
    I rented a dumpster from Jux2 to clean out my garage. They hauled away all the old junk that would have taken way to many car loads to the dump. Thanks so much for that! I can actually park my car in there again!
    Jux2 was a life saver, The Wife and i have been price shopping for dumpsters for some home improvement projects. We got rid of all of the ripped up tiles and brush from around our house with the same dumpster. Thanks alot!
    These guys are the absolute best! My basement flooded due to broken water pipes, I called for a dumpster and had it within a few hours.. I could not have asked for better service anywhere..... I would highly recommend this company.
    Thank you guys for always being there for me at the lowest of lows and the the highest peaks. I look forward to continuing our relationship into the future, where ever it may take us.
    These guys are great. We were starting our first recreation center and getting the dumpster in for day one was an after thought that we didn't remember until the day before. Called at 7 am and they had a dumpster to us by 11 same day. Hauled away with no issues