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    The company was very professional, Randy made the experience very pleasant. The dumpter was delivered early on a Friday, and was picked up the following Tuesday afternoon. Many thanks!

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20 Yard Dumpster Rental

Dimensions and Capacity of a 20 Yard Dumpster

Given its versatility, the 20 yard dumpster is one of our most commonly rented containers. These dumpsters have the dimensions and weight limits needed to handle a variety of projects including bedroom remodels, floor removals and big landscaping jobs.

20 yard dumpster dimensions

  • Dimensions - 20 feet X 8 feet X 3.5 feet.
    Perfect for average sized remodeling or yard cleanup projects.
  • Volume - Can hold 15 cubic yards of material.
    Dumpster sizes are named based on how many cubic yards of debris they can hold. Roughly 180 large sized wheelbarrow loads will fill a 20 yard dumpster.
  • Weight Limit - Can generally hold 3 tons (6,000 pounds).
    A microwave can weigh up to 50 pounds, so keep in mind that the weight of your debris can add up fast.
    Please note weight limits vary by location.
  • Other Notes - The most commonly-rented dumpster given its versatility.

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Common Projects and Uses for a 20 Yard Dumpster 

If you have a junk removal project that’s not too big and not too small, a 20 yard container is a good middle ground. This size dumpster is suitable for numerous waste removal jobs, including:

  • Bedroom remodels
  • Deck removals
  • Dirt/concrete removals
  • Floor removals
  • Roofing jobs
  • Big landscaping jobs

A 20 yard rental is also great for when you’re cleaning out an attic, basement, garage or other cluttered area, as well as for the disposal of construction debris, including siding, lumber or drywall.

Rent a 20 Yard Dumpster for Any Project 

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff of customer service representatives are here to help. At Dumpsters.com, we offer plenty of dumpster sizes to fulfill your junk removal needs – big and small. Whether your waste removal project calls for a 20 yard dumpster rental or something else, we will help you choose the right dumpster for the job based on the type of debris and amount of debris your project contains.

What to Expect When You Rent a 20 Yard Dumpster 

Follow these general guidelines when preparing for delivery of a dumpster rental:

Space Out - Approximately 50 feet of driveway space is needed to drop off a 20 yard roll off dumpster.
Prep Work - Prep the area where you want the dumpster to be placed. This includes removing cars, cutting down tree branches, or any other forms of obstruction. 
Here to Help - If you have any questions or concerns about your designated placement location, please speak with one of our team members.
Factor in Weight - The weight limit varies by location. Please give us a call for more details.


Need help? Talk to a Dumpsters.com Service Specialist.

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