Biggest Dumpster Rental Pros and ConsLet’s start with the pros and cons of renting a dumpster. The biggest advantage is that you have a dedicated container to hold everything you throw out (although, not really). And, it’s hauled away for you (which also comes with a few strings attached). You see, if you rent a dumpster, you have to rent the right size. Too small and you have to rent it again. Too large and you’ve wasted money on wasted space.
Few homeowners are equipped with the proper tools and knowledge to haul the waste off to the proper facilities on their own. It requires a large, weight-bearing vehicle that — that they need to fill and empty several times — the fuel for multiple trips to the correct disposal facilities, and in some cases the permits to drop off waste at those facilities. —Angie’s List.comThen, there’s the matter of what you can throw away. You’ll learn at some point — hopefully not too late — there are many prohibited items. Which means you can’t just toss everything into the container. Additionally, you have to wait for the company to come and pick it up, otherwise, it stays put.
Top Property Cleanout Service BenefitsNow, we’ll take a look at the biggest property cleanout service advantages. Unlike renting a dumpster, which comes with a number of significant drawbacks. Here are the top property cleanout service benefits:
- No heavy lifting. If you rent a dumpster, it’s you who must do all the work. You have to fill it up and also do so in a way that keeps it balanced. So, you’re left with a great deal of time and effort.
- Avoid the sorting. Another thing that comes into play is the fact that there are a number of prohibited items which you can’t toss into a dumpster. Which means, you’ve got to sort everything out.
- Get an upfront price. Hiring a property cleanout service means getting an upfront estimate. This gives you a price before the work begins. Conversely, a dumpster rental might come at a fixed rate, but as stated above, it all depends on ordering the right size.
- Sidestep inconveniences. Keep this in mind, wherever that container is dropped is where it stays until pick up time. Which means it can easily be an inconvenience.