Should You Rent a Junk Removal Dumpster?
How to Get Rid of Your Junk
Whether you’re decluttering the garage or downsizing before a move, it can be difficult to decide if you should order a dumpster or hire a junk hauling service to get rid of your broken appliances and unwanted furniture. We break down the basics to explain why renting a residential dumpster is best for large-scale cleanout projects and bulky item disposal.
Common Junk Removal Projects:
- Property turnovers
- Home remodeling projects
- Storage or basement cleanouts
- Estate or whole-house cleanouts
Find a Junk Disposal Dumpster Near You
Dumpster Rental vs. Junk Hauling Service
Choose a Dumpster Rental When:
- You want an upfront price you can count on.
- You have a large quantity of items.
- You need more than one day.
Choose Junk Removal Service When:
- The junk is too heavy to lift.
- You have a small number of items.
- You only need a few hours to clean.
*Price remains at one set cost as long as you avoid dumpster rental fees, like overage and overloading charges.
Junk Disposal Service
One Set Price*
Various Container Sizes
Delivery at Your Convenience
Flexible Rental Periods
How Much Does Junk Removal Cost?
If you decide to hire a junk hauling service, it will typically cost between $100-$600 depending on the load. Keep in mind you often won't know the full price until after removal. If you rent a dumpster, we'll give you an upfront quote that bundles all costs. For example, a 20 yard dumpster rental for junk removal averages between $268-$657 and includes a 7 to 10 day rental period so you can dispose of junk on your timeline.
What Can You Toss in Our Dumpsters?
✔ Carpets & Rugs
✔ Mattresses & Box Springs
✔ Scrap Metal
✔ Wood & Lumber
✔ Concrete & Heavy Debris
✔ Dead Plants & Leaves
✔ Grass Clippings
*Accepted items may vary by location.
Rent a Dumpster for Convenient Junk Removal
Rent a dumpster, load your junk and request pick up. You get control of the project and save trips to the dump.
Your representative will give you their direct line so you can call or text anytime with questions.
Our team will make sure your roll off dumpster is delivered and picked up on time so you can stay on schedule.
What Our Customers Say
"I am very pleased with the service I was given by Dumpsters.com. The price was reasonable, the phone reps were very polite and knowledgeable. The delivery and pick up happened exactly when they said it would. This was my first time renting a dumpster and it was a very easy and pleasant experience."
Junk Removal FAQs
What is dumpster rental service?
When you order a bin through our dumpster rental service, a temporary dumpster will be delivered to your home on your selected date. Your order will typically include a 7 to 10 day rental so that you can fill the dumpster on your timeline. Once you're finished filling the bin, reach out to request a pickup by phone or online.
How do I get rid of a lot of junk?
If you want to get rid of a large amount of junk:
- Rent a dumpster.
- Sell items online.
- Donate items.
- Have an estate or garage sale.
- Give stuff away to friends and family.
- Hire a junk hauling service.
- Advertise free items curbside.
Renting a dumpster might be the most convenient option if you have a lot to toss and need more than one day for your cleanout.
How much does junk removal cost?
The average cost for a 20 yard dumpster, our most popular size for junk removal projects, is between $268-$657. Keep in mind the price varies depending on the size and your location. Some areas may charge an additional fee for large items like appliances, furniture, mattresses or TVs. We'll discuss any local regulations when you reach out.
Do I need to be present for a dumpster delivery?
No, you do not need to be present for your scheduled dumpster delivery. During the ordering process, we’ll take detailed notes so the driver knows exactly where you want the roll off container placed, even if you can't be there.
More Resources for Junk Disposal Jobs
Check out our resources for junk removal projects like cleaning out an estate or decluttering your home.