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Australian Recycling Facts You Should Know

September 18, 2017 Recycling

Recycling is a method of resource recovery involving the collection and processing of waste for use as a raw material in the manufacture of the same or similar non-waste product. The process of recycling includes the following: – collection and transportation of recyclable materials; – sorting of collected materials; – consolidation and transfer of materials, […]

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Do’s and Don’ts When Filling Up Your Skip Bin

August 16, 2017 Waste Management Tips

Skip bins are a great help in the disposal of your waste and rubbish. Businesses and homes alike can take advantage of the many benefits of hiring a skip bin. Your waste removal experts will be there to pick up your rubbish at your site and take care of its disposal. Hiring skip bins is […]

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Why Hooklifts are Essential for Constructions

July 13, 2017 Construction projects

Efficiency and versatility are what the 21st century is all about. The building and construction industry capitalises on those aspects due to the amount of time it takes to complete a single project and the huge costs of building supplies. The use of hooklifts is part of this. What are hooklifts? A Hooklift is a […]

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Liquid Waste: A Rising Concern Worldwide

June 15, 2017 Liquid Waste

As the name might have suggested, the term ‘liquid waste’ is used to describe any kind of waste that exists in liquid form rather than as a gas or solid. It is a broad term that is used to describe even waste originally produced as a gas but converted to liquid form for easier handling. […]

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Things to Consider Before Demolishing Your Home

May 15, 2017 skip bins

Considerations required before demolishing your home – Important tips The idea of demolishing your home can be disconcerting at first, but the demolition phase is actually the fastest and most exciting phase of the construction process. A complete demolition is pretty easy, and should be over within a day, maybe two; a remodel, however, is […]

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Know here – How to dispose of your White Goods

April 14, 2017 white goods disposal

Recycle and disposal of white goods – This is how in 2017 You know that saying: “What your fridge says about you.” And it sums up who you are, what you like and what state it is in.  Well perhaps we should turn this around and in the world of recycling, we should say: “What […]

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Why Skip Bins are Great When Moving

March 23, 2017 Uncategorized

Moving places is a difficult and sometimes messy affair. You’ve got a ton of things to keep track of, which can often make moving unnecessarily stressful. But with the right tools, your moving process can go much easier. Skip the Tip recommends hiring skip bins when moving, and in this article, we laid down some […]

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Recycling at Work

February 24, 2017 Recycling

Recycling at work may not be something you have ever considered. Or if you have, maybe you brushed it off as too difficult and time-consuming. Here at Skip the Tip, we understand how difficult it is to keep your negative environmental impact at a minimum. But we have the tips on recycling at work that […]

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Spring Cleaning House

January 23, 2017 Spring Cleaning

How to make it more effective   Perhaps the most awaited season of the year after summer, spring is known to many people as the time when every part of nature throws off winter’s cold and starts growing afresh. New plants and flowers sprout up from the ground and animals make the first step out […]

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How Cardboard Recycling Works

December 19, 2016 Cardboard Recycling

Cardboard is one of the most recycled materials at waste management facilities and the process to recycle it is a relatively simple one. Cardboard and paper account for 40% of refuse filling up our landfills. It is vitally important to recycle cardboard to reduce refuse in these landfills, save trees, and protect the environment from […]

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10 days of post Christmas recycling

December 5, 2016 Christmas recycling

Christmas is a joyful time of the year when even a sceptic believes in miracles. This is one of the  most popular holidays all over the world and both adults and children look forward to it very much. Adults are waiting for the time off work to spend surrounded by the loved ones.  Children are […]

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What is the Best Skip for Domestic Use?

November 21, 2016 Uncategorized

Are you planning to get a skip for your house, apartment or property? If yes, you’ve probably gone through the maze that is choosing the right skip size that suits your needs. If it just a replacement for another skip, the choosing process will most likely be a walk in the park for you. But not […]

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14 Tips to Help Keep Your Home Amazingly Clean

November 7, 2016 Tips

Everyone knows how hard it is to keep your home clean all the time. Even after cleaning almost every day, some part of the house might still appear dirty and unappealing. Sometimes, even the most popular cleaning product will do nothing to help. Cleaning is not supposed to be cumbersome. With a little direction and […]

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What You Need to Know About Organic Waste Management

October 31, 2016 Organic Waste

We are one of the top producers of waste in the world. With the amount of rubbish that we produce, it is necessary that we are aware of how to manage and dispose of it efficiently and responsibly. One of the main problems in waste removal and management in this country is the lack of […]

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What is E-Waste?

October 22, 2016 E-waste

When it comes to categorise wastes and rubbish, there are many categories to choose from. The more commonly used and known kinds are organic wastes, re-usable wastes, hazardous wastes, and recyclable wastes. It might be overwhelming to categorise everything you see at first, but being aware of what kind of rubbish you are dealing with […]

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Types of Hazardous Wastes

September 19, 2016 Hazardous Wastes, Hire Skip Bin

Different types of waste require different kinds of waste removal protocol. This, of course, goes beyond just simple waste segregation from biodegradable to non-biodegradable. Hazardous waste is found not only in factories or industrial areas. In fact, the government of Australia has determined that in 2009-2010, about 6% of the total waste produced during that […]

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When to Use Hooklifts

September 5, 2016 Hire Skip Bin, Hooklifts

Usually, there is so much stress involved with getting rid of and transporting waste materials. However, the solution to that dilemma has been provided by companies that seek to help individuals, families, and organisations in their waste management problems. These companies collect, transport, process, dispose, and monitor wastes to ensure that these materials are safely […]

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What is Green Waste?

August 12, 2016 Green Waste

After renovating your house, doing a general clean-up, or finishing a community project, you probably have a lot of things for waste removal. Green waste is just one of the types of waste you will encounter, and it’s important that you separate your green waste. Actively sorting your waste from the beginning of your project […]

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Why is it Best to Sort your Waste?

July 27, 2016 Hire Skip Bin, News, Recycling

We Australians are among some of the highest waste producers in the world. Whether the waste is from personal, commercial, or other large-scale use, tons of rubbish are processed each year. You’ve probably realised that your activities at home or in the community result in a lot of different types of waste. It can be […]

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Why Hiring a Skip Bin is Beneficial for Businesses

July 13, 2016 Hire Skip Bin, News

1. Reducing Your Carbon Footprint Most people have little understanding of how to properly dispose of waste, unless you are a professional, of course.  So, hiring a skip bin is one of the best ways to help save the environment by discarding your waste and unwanted items in a professional managed way. Professionals can provide […]

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Recycling? You’re Probably Doing It Wrong

June 30, 2016 News, Recycling

You’re done using a product, so you head to the bin to properly dispose of the packaging. Suddenly, a question popped into your mind, “where should I put this?” as you gaze at the different bins labelled with different kinds of waste materials. You’ve decided to put it into one of the bins and moved […]

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Understanding The Basics Of Waste Management

June 13, 2016 News

The collection, transportation, processing, disposal, and monitoring of wastes are just some of the different processes that make up the whole system of waste management. Simply put, waste management is the umbrella term for the actions necessary to handle rubbish from its first collection to its disposal. It also includes the legal and regulatory frameworks […]

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What NOT to put in the Skip Bin

May 26, 2016 News

So, you’ve decided to do some renovations. Maybe you’re landscaping or cleaning up the garden, or maybe doing a general household or garage clean-up, inside and out.  You might even be building, or preparing to move house.  What better way to get rid of all those unwanted items than hiring a skip bin! Although you […]

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How to order a skip bin

May 6, 2016 News

Seriously, ordering a skip bin is as easy as looking up a service, either online or on take out newspapers, calling them and telling them that you need a skip bin, simple as that. But, there are some things that you need to consider before actually hiring a skip bin. There are some questions that a […]

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Skip Bin for Household Cleanups

April 15, 2016 News

Are you going to have a general household clean-up? Then you must ensure that all the rubbish is properly thrown away or disposed of. With that in mind, if you haven’t done a household clean-up in a long time, chances are that you’ll have a lot of things that will need to be dumped away. […]

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What is a skip bin ?

January 29, 2016 News

Skip bins as we call it at Lake Macquarie, Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Hunter Valley, Port Stephens and Central Coast or all over Australia or more commonly known as dumpsters in the United States and Canada are a large metallic open container that’s commonly found in construction and renovation sites. They are filled with waste materials and garbage […]

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