• Utica Dumpsters
  • Dumpster Rental in Utica, MI

    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 Utica and some projects each is commonly used for. Have a look and if you still have questions give us a call at 586-229-1260, we’ll gladly answer them.

    10 Yard Dumpster

    10yd roll off container in utica, mi

    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 utica, mi

    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 utica, mi

    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 utica, mi

    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 Utica

    There are several factors that affect the exact rental dumpster rental prices in Utica 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 586-229-1260.

    Answers To Common Questions On The Subject Of Canister Booking

    Dumpsters are useful for spring cleaning, yard waste disposal, moving from a home clean outs, and building debris removal. In addition, given that they can be found in different dimensions which range from 10 cubic yards to 40 cubic yards, it is relatively easy to choose one which suits your waste disposal needs. Having said that, here’s a few handy tips:

    How You Can Lease a Roll Off Container

    Its a good idea to call a company that deals with waste disposal in your area and request a dumpster rental quote that should include info like rental rates for different sizes of roll off canisters. After you receive the quote, pick a dumpster that you can pay for and can handle the rubbish you want to get rid of. For example, a forty cubic yard waster container can have capacity for most house construction waste materials without any problem. After that, make the required payment and arrange a delivery date to the location of your choice. Keep in mind that you may need to apply for a permit from the Utica municipal offices to set a debris container on the road. When your debris canister is full, simply call your rental provider to come get it.

    Costs of Renting

    The cost for getting a roll off container will differ based on factors such as location, waste disposal requirements, rubbish weight, rental period and the rates for disposing waste in Utica. In addition, you may have to pay an additional fee if you extend the rental duration. In most cases, rental extension fees range from $3 to $10 per day. If the volume of debris in the container you’ve rented is over the allotted limit, you may need to pay an extra fee that commonly varies from $30 to $100 per extra ton.

    Forbidden Waste Items

    There are certain waste items you should not put in rental containers. Several of the banned items are paint, batteries, fuel canisters, computers, car parts, greasy food waste and fridges.

    Most companies charge an extra fee for bed mattresses tossed into their waste removal containers. It’s also prohibited to place poisonous and hazardous materials in any non-designated container. A few examples of such substances are asbestos, paint thinner, and used oil filters. If you need to dispose of hazardous waste material, select an appropriate unit authorized for these kinds of substances. When you have doubts regarding hazardous waste disposal, request help and direction from the Utica city offices that deal with environmental protection. And finally, avoid overfilling your roll off container.

    Which Canister Size Is It Smart To Rent?

    jux2-dumpster-sizesChoosing the right size roll-off canister to handle your particular task or job site is often a difficult process. Which is exactly why we’ve created a simple tips guide that should provide you with a basic sense of the size of canister should best fit your job.


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


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


    • Any large additions to your home
    • Building of a new home
    • Demolition of a garage
    • Siding or window replacing (small to medium house)


    • Siding or window replacement (big home)
    • Demolition debris, trash, cardboard
    • Big home construction or renovation
    • Commercial or office clean out
    • Commercial or home siding tear off

    As with any guidelines, you will need to use your best judgment. However, in case you have any doubts or are still uncertain about the right size canister for your project contact us and we can easily help figure out what best meets your requirements.

    Determining Dumpster Costs in Utica

    Jux2 Dumpster DeliveryRental rates in Utica are affected by a wide variety of factors. While the majority of businesses usually offer free estimates, it is important for you to understand how rental fees are typically figured out. Here are some of the most common factors influencing prices.

    Size of the Rental Container

    Clearly, larger canisters can carry way more volume and weight of waste. Hauling and dumping large canisters also need to have more work. For this reason, renting bigger containers is more expensive than getting smaller containers.

    Landfill Charges

    Some cities and states charge more than others for dumping waste at landfill sites located in their jurisdiction. The dumping charge that one municipality charges might be significantly more compared to what a second municipality costs. This charge is generally considered when calculating roll off dumpster rental prices. Most Michigan container rental contractors incorporate this cost in prices they quote.

    Cost of Transportation

    Transport costs differ with travel time, if you are located far from a recycling center or dump, you need to expect your price rate quotes to be more as compared to somebody who is located much closer the place that the canister ultimately will be disposed of.

    Type of Debris

    General residential waste is much lighter than construction waste material. That is why, it costs more for the disposal of construction waste. However, the complete opposite might be true when the construction waste is recyclable, because it costs less to dispose of recyclable materials at a recycling facility than a garbage dump.

    When renting a roll off dumpster, you should be aware that the size of the unit, type of waste, travel time from the dumping destination and landfill fees in their city will impact rental costs.

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