Category Archives: News

At a Loose End this Weekend? Here are our Top 5 Easy DIY Projects

Looking for a project to get your teeth stuck into this weekend? Although, for many of us, the weekend is a time of relaxation. For the more DIY savvy among us, there’s nothing better than cracking on with a new project, whether it be putting up some new shelves, or knocking down a wall or […]

The Origins of the Skip

It’s a question that’s long puzzled mankind, much like ‘what came first, the chicken or the egg?’. An everyday sight on the busy roads and driveways of the United Kingdom. Something so commonplace we barely notice them, and yet without them, what would we do? From garage clear-outs to major DIY projects. Hiring a skip […]

Recycling in Bolton, Greater Manchester (and how to do it efficiently)

  Fly-tipping has always been a problem, and in recent years it’s become something more of an issue, particularly in the Bolton area. An article in the Bolton Evening News this week highlighted the concerns of the fire service regarding arson attacks on dumped rubbish throughout the Borough. So, what are the reasons behind it? […]

Planning a New Year Declutter? Why Hiring a Skip is a Great Option

The New Year marks for many of us a new beginning, and a fresh start. The beginning of the year has traditionally been a time for getting your house in order. Whether it’s a spring clean, or a project on more of a 60 – minute makeover scale. There’s something satisfying about getting rid of […]