10 Yard Dumpster

10 Yard Dumpster Rental Specifications and Prices

10 yard dumpster

10 Yard Dumpster

A commercial dumpster rental is the ideal solution for many projects and worksites.  The 10 yard dumpster is the perfect size for home remodels, construction sites, and yard waste.

We’re five star rated for a reason.  You can count on us to show up on time and deliver on promises.  We make sure that your next dumpster rental goes smoothly.

Dimensions and Capacity

Standard dimensions of a 10 yard dumpster:

  • Length: 12 ft
  • Width: 8 ft
  • Height: 4.5 ft

Capacity of a 10 yard dumpster:

  • 2-3 tons (4,000 – 6,000 lbs)
  • Roughly 60 trash bags

Ideal Users

Home Remodels

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Construction Sites

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Yard Waste

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What Can You Put In A 10 Yard Dumpster?

Medium sized dumpsters can hold quite a bit, but they’re not suited for everything.  Also, their looks can be deceiving.  Just because you have ten yards to work with doesn’t necessarily mean that you can fill it with whatever you want.  Check below to see acceptable and prohibited items.

Acceptable Materials

  • Household and office trash
  • Organic waste
  • Plastics
  • Cardboard
  • Paper
  • General trash
  • Concrete
  • Brick
  • Dirt
  • Rock
  • Metal

Prohibited Items

  • Appliances
  • Computers
  • Chemicals
  • Aerosol cans
  • Paint
  • Tires
  • Electronics
  • Hazardous waste
  • Industrial waste
  • Medical waste
  • Liquids
  • Asbestos
  • Batteries
  • Propane tanks
  • Fluorescent bulbs

Rental Costs and Considerations

10 Yard Dumpster Rental Prices

Renting a 10 yard dumpster will cost on average $255 – $565 per service, depending on the following:

  • Length of contract
  • Frequency of services
  • Location

Contact us for any information regarding pricing and availability in your area!  We’re happy to help make sure you get the right bin for the right price!

Additional Fees

Please make sure you follow all the rules and guidelines set out in your rental agreement to not incur any additional costs.  In summary, some of the most common guidelines that may or may not lead to additional fees would be the following:

  • Expedited or rush service
  • Delay in service
  • Over the weight limit
  • Debris overflowing the top of the bin
  • Prohibited materials
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10 Yard Dumpster Trailer

For many situations, a 10 yard dumpster trailer will more suitable.  We’ve found that for most residential projects, the advantages of a 10 yard dumpster trailer over a standard roll-off are the following:

  • Decreased risk of damage to concrete driveway
  • No permit required when not placed on the street
  • Easier maneuverability
  • Quicker service
  • Able to be placed in tighter locations

How Big is a 10 Yard Bin?

A ten yard bin is roughly 14 feet long, 7.5 feet wide and 3.5 feet high.  Exterior dimensions may vary by manufacturer with the total volume remaining the same.

Will a couch fit in a 10 yard dumpster?

A couch will easily fit inside a 10 yard bin.  In fact, you may be able to fit up to 6 couches in a ten yard dumpster.

Will a mattress fit in a 10 yard dumpster?

A mattress will easily fit in a 10 yard dumpster.  If packed tightly, you could be able to fit up to 8 mattresses.

How many pounds is a 10 yard dumpster?

An empty 10 yard dumpster weights roughly 3,500 lbs.  When full, they can range between 4,000 and 6,000 lbs.