Dumpster rental FAQ


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✓ Customer satisfaction guaranteed


What is a dumpster rental?

Dumpster rental is a service that allows individuals, businesses, and organizations to rent dumpsters for temporary use. Dumpsters are large waste containers that are typically used for collecting and disposing of various types of waste materials, such as construction debris, household junk, and commercial waste.

Why should I rent a dumpster?

Oklahoma City Dumpster Rental Center offers several benefits. First and foremost, we provide a convenient and efficient way to manage and dispose of large amounts of waste. Whether you are undertaking a home renovation project, cleaning out your garage, or managing a construction site, having a dumpster on-site ensures that you have a designated place to safely and properly dispose of the waste. We also save you the hassle of multiple trips to the landfill or waste disposal facility.

What sizes of dumpsters are available for rental?

Dumpsters come in various sizes to suit different needs. Common sizes include 10-yard, 20-yard, 30-yard, and 40-yard dumpsters. A 10-yard dumpster is suitable for small residential projects, while a 40-yard dumpster is more suitable for large construction or commercial projects. The size you choose depends on the amount and type of waste you need to dispose of. Our company can assist you in selecting the right size dumpster for your specific needs.

How long can I keep the dumpster?

The duration of your dumpster rental can vary based on your requirements. Typically, dumpster rentals are available for a specific period, such as a week or a month. However, our company offers flexible rental options to accommodate your specific needs. We can work with you to determine the rental duration that best fits your project timeline.

How much does dumpster rental cost?

The cost of dumpster rental depends on factors such as the size of the dumpster, rental duration, and location. Our company offers competitive pricing for dumpster rentals, and we provide transparent pricing information to our customers. Contact us for a detailed quote based on your specific requirements.

What items are prohibited from being placed in a dumpster?

Certain items are prohibited from being placed in dumpsters due to safety and environmental regulations. These items may include hazardous materials such as chemicals, paints, oils, batteries, and flammable substances. Additionally, items such as tires, appliances containing refrigerants, electronic waste, and medical waste may also be restricted. It is important to check with your dumpster rental provider for a comprehensive list of prohibited items to ensure compliance.

How should I load the dumpster?

When loading the dumpster, it is important to distribute the weight evenly and avoid overfilling it. Start by placing larger and heavier items at the bottom, and then fill in the gaps with smaller items. Avoid exceeding the fill line indicated on the dumpster, as this can pose safety risks during transportation. If you have any questions or concerns about loading the dumpster, our company can provide guidance and assistance.

Do I need a permit for dumpster rental?

You may need a permit to place a dumpster on public property, such as a street or sidewalk. Permit requirements vary depending on your location and local regulations. Our company can help you determine if a permit is required for your specific situation and assist you in obtaining the necessary permits if needed.

What happens to the waste once the dumpster is removed?

After the rental period ends and the dumpster is removed from your property, the waste is transported to an appropriate disposal facility. Our company follows responsible waste management practices and ensures that the waste is disposed of in compliance with local regulations.

How can I schedule a dumpster rental?

Scheduling a dumpster rental with our company is easy. Simply contact our customer service team, either by phone or through our website, and provide them with details about your project, including the type of waste, the estimated amount, and the desired rental duration. Our friendly staff will assist you in selecting the right dumpster size and provide you with a competitive quote.

Can I extend the rental period if needed?

Yes, if you find that you need the dumpster for a longer duration than initially planned, you can contact our customer service team to request an extension. We understand that projects can sometimes take longer than anticipated, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs and adjust the rental duration accordingly.

What if I need multiple dumpsters for a large project?

If you have a large project that requires multiple dumpsters, our company can accommodate your needs. We have a fleet of dumpsters available for rental, and we can arrange for the delivery of multiple dumpsters to your location. Our team will work with you to determine the appropriate number and size of dumpsters required to efficiently manage your waste disposal.

Can I rent a dumpster for a residential project?

Absolutely! We provide dumpster rental services for both residential and commercial projects. Whether you’re renovating your home, cleaning out your basement, or landscaping your yard, renting a dumpster can help you manage and dispose of the waste efficiently.

How far in advance should I book a dumpster rental?

It’s always a good idea to book your dumpster rental in advance to ensure availability, especially during peak seasons or busy periods. We recommend contacting us at least a few days ahead of your desired rental start date to secure your preferred dumpster size and delivery schedule.

What if I need to cancel or reschedule my dumpster rental?

If you need to cancel or reschedule your dumpster rental, please notify us as soon as possible. We understand that plans can change, and we will work with you to accommodate your new requirements or provide a refund if necessary. However, please note that late cancellations or rescheduling may be subject to a fee.

Are there any restrictions on where I can place the dumpster?

Dumpsters are typically placed on driveways, parking lots, or other flat surfaces on your property. However, there may be local regulations or restrictions that affect the placement of the dumpster.

Do I need to be present during the delivery or pickup of the dumpster?

While it’s not mandatory for you to be present during the delivery or pickup of the dumpster, we recommend being available to provide specific instructions on where to place the dumpster and ensure proper access. If you are unable to be present, make sure to communicate your requirements clearly beforehand, and our experienced drivers will follow your instructions to the best of their ability.

How should I prepare my property for the dumpster delivery?

To prepare your property for the dumpster delivery, ensure that the designated placement area is clear of any obstacles, such as vehicles, debris, or low-hanging branches. If the dumpster will be placed on your driveway, consider protecting the surface with plywood or other protective materials to prevent any potential damage.

Can I dispose of construction debris, including concrete or asphalt, in the dumpster?

Yes, you can typically dispose of construction debris, including concrete, asphalt, drywall, lumber, and other construction materials, in our dumpsters. However, please be aware that heavy materials like concrete and asphalt may require a specific dumpster size or be subject to weight restrictions. Contact our customer service team to discuss your specific needs and requirements.

Can I rent a dumpster for recycling purposes?

Absolutely! We offer dumpster rental options for recycling materials such as paper, cardboard, plastics, and metals. Recycling is an important part of waste management, and we encourage our customers to opt for recycling whenever possible. Let us know your recycling needs, and we will provide you with an appropriate dumpster for your recyclable materials.

What happens if the dumpster gets damaged during my rental period?

We understand that accidents can happen. If the dumpster gets damaged during your rental period, please notify us immediately. Depending on the nature and extent of the damage, you may be responsible for repair costs or a replacement fee. Our team will assess the situation and provide you with guidance on the next steps.

Can the dumpster be placed in a specific location on my property?

When delivering the dumpster, our goal is to accommodate your preferred location as much as possible. However, there are some factors to consider, such as accessibility, available space, and local regulations. Our experienced drivers will work with you to find the best placement for the dumpster while ensuring it does not obstruct traffic or create any safety hazards. If you have a specific location in mind, communicate it to our team, and we will do our best to accommodate your request.

What if I need additional pickups or exchanges during the rental period?

If you find that your dumpster is filling up quickly or you need an exchange during the rental period, simply contact our customer service team, and we will arrange for additional pickups or exchanges as needed. We understand that waste management needs can change throughout a project, and we are committed to providing you with prompt and reliable service.

Are there any discounts available for long-term rentals or frequent customers?

Our company values customer loyalty, and we may offer discounts for long-term rentals or frequent customers. Contact our customer service team to discuss your rental needs, and we will explore any available discounts or special offers that may apply to your situation. We strive to provide our customers with competitive pricing and excellent service.

What if I have an emergency or require a same-day dumpster rental?

In case of an emergency or if you require a same-day dumpster rental, contact our customer service team immediately. While availability may vary, we will make every effort to accommodate your request and provide you with a suitable dumpster as quickly as possible. Our team is dedicated to meeting your urgent needs and assisting you in managing your waste effectively.

What if I have additional questions or concerns during the rental period?

Throughout the rental period, our customer service team is available to address any questions or concerns you may have. Whether you need assistance loading the dumpster, have inquiries about prohibited items, or require any other support, we are just a phone call away. We value your satisfaction and will provide you with the necessary guidance and information to ensure a smooth dumpster rental experience.

At Oklahoma City Dumpster Rentals Center, we take pride in offering reliable and efficient dumpster rental services.


✓ Servicing Oklahoma City
✓ Quick and easy dumpster rental contracts
✓ Fast delivery and pickup
✓ Experienced and friendly staff
✓ Call 405-679-3962 now for an immediate quote!
✓ Largest inventory of dumpster sizes
✓ Locally owned family business
✓ Customer satisfaction guaranteed