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Roll Off Dumpster Sizes

We offer a range of roll-off container sizes for any location, from tight driveways to open jobsites. Select the dumpster size that works best for your debris, or contact our team for recommendations based on your project. Whether you're cleaning out your home or working ongoing construction jobs, our selection of dumpster sizes will simplify your waste disposal needs.


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Most Common Dumpster Sizes

Roll Off Size Standard Dimensions Typical Weight Limit Maximum Volume
10 Yard Dumpster 14 ft x 7.5 ft x 3.5 ft 4,000-6,000 pounds 10 cubic yards
15 Yard Dumpster 16 ft x 7.5 ft x 4.5 ft 4,000-6,000 pounds 12 cubic yards
20 Yard Dumpster 22 ft x 7.5 ft x 3.5 ft 4,000-6,000 pounds 20 cubic yards
30 Yard Dumpster 22 ft x 7.5 ft x 6 ft 7,000-10,000 pounds 30 cubic yards
40 Yard Dumpster 22 ft x 7.5 ft x 8 ft 10,000-12,000 pounds 40 cubic yards

What Goes into Choosing a Dumpster Size

Heavy Debris

Debris Type
Smaller roll-off bins are designated for heavy debris such as concrete and dirt to ensure road safety. Conversely, larger bins may be required for bulkier items like furniture.

Trash Can

How Much Waste
The capacity of the dumpster is measured in yards. It's important to note that one cubic yard is equivalent to the capacity of 5-6 standard 13-gallon trash bags.

Space Available

Available Space
Ensure adequate clearance and sufficient space for the placement of the bin by measuring your delivery spot against the dimensions of the container.

10 Yard Dumpster

Introducing our smallest available roll-off bin size – the 10-yard dumpster. Typically accommodating 50-60 standard 33-gallon trash bags, it proves perfect for smaller projects, such as basement cleanouts. The low walls of the container facilitate easy disposal of heavy debris. We recommend the 10-yard dumpster for tasks like dirt removal and concrete disposal to comply with transportation regulations and ensure you stay within weight limits.

Typical Uses for this size bin:

  • Dirt
  • Heavy debris
  • Roofing jobs
  • Small one-room cleanouts
  • Yard debris

15 Yard Dumpster

The roll-off dumpster of this size is well-suited for projects requiring a slightly higher weight limit compared to our 10-yard option. It proves especially useful for small-scale projects involving heavier items, such as tubs and toilets during a bathroom remodel. Typically, this size can accommodate 70-90 standard 33-gallon trash bags.

Typical uses for this size container:

  • Small remodels
  • Larger home cleanouts
  • Landscaping projects

20 Yard Dumpster

This intermediate-sized container is versatile enough to manage debris from a diverse range of home and construction projects, including roofing shingles and old flooring. Our 20-yard dumpster is designed to typically accommodate up to 120 standard 33-gallon trash bags, streamlining waste removal for a broad spectrum of projects.

Typical uses for this size dumpster:

  • Construction
  • Minor remodels
  • Larger landscaping projects

30 Yard Dumpster

This more extensive roll-off container, capable of accommodating approximately 180 standard 33-gallon trash bags, proves beneficial for a variety of applications. It is well-suited for both commercial and residential construction projects, as well as the disposal of sizable items like old furniture and appliances during a home cleanout.

Typical uses for this size roll-off bin:

  • Large bulky items
  • Large renovations
  • Construction
  • Demolition

40 Yard Dumpster

The 40-yard container stands as the most substantial option available in most locations. Generally accommodating around 240 standard 33-gallon trash bags, this size is ideal for a broad spectrum of projects, spanning from constructing a new apartment complex to demolishing a home.

Typical uses for this size container:

  • Full house renovations
  • New Construction
  • Large demolition jobs
  • Whole house cleanouts

Dumpster Size FAQs

  • What size roll-off dumpster do I need for a home cleanout project?

    For home cleanouts, a 20-yard dumpster is often a suitable choice, accommodating various items such as furniture, appliances, and general household debris.

  • What is the weight limit for your roll-off dumpsters?

    Weight limits can vary by location and size. It’s important to discuss your specific project details with our team, but as a general guideline, a 20-yard dumpster typically has a weight limit of around 3 to 4 tons.

  • Can I mix different types of waste in the same dumpster?

    It depends on local regulations and the type of waste. While some materials can be mixed, certain items like hazardous materials may require separate disposal. Our team can provide guidance based on your location and project.

  • How much space is needed for the delivery of a roll-off dumpster?

    The space required depends on the size of the dumpster. Generally, you should ensure there’s enough clearance for the delivery truck and sufficient space for the dimensions of the chosen container. Our team can assist in assessing your specific delivery spot.

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