Find 6 Yard Dumpster Dimensions and Uses
Searching for a container that can keep up with your organization’s waste stream? Our 6 yard dumpsters are perfect for mid-to-large businesses throwing out a significant amount of trash each week. One of our larger dumpster sizes, a 6 yard waste bin can keep up with bustling restaurants, large warehouses and more. With Dumpsters.com, your front load dumpster comes with a customizable pickup schedule, all-inclusive pricing and support from a team of experts whenever you have questions. Find details about this dumpster size below or give our team a call at 877-880-5286.
How Big is a 6 Yard Dumpster?
- Dimensions - 5 feet x 6 feet x 6 feet*
- Capacity - 6 cubic yards of material (Roughly 72 regular trash bags)
- Typical CoveredWeight Limit - Up to 1,200 pounds**
*Exterior dumpster dimensions may vary by manufacturer but total volume is accurate.
**Please note: weight limits can vary by location.
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Is A 6 Yard Container Right for My Business?
A 6 yard dumpster rental is a perfect solution if you regularly throw out a lot of trash or the occasional bulky item. This container size allows busy organizations to operate more efficiently by ensuring waste removal is never a headache.
We recommend a 6 yard dumpster for these organizations:
- Restaurants and grocery stores.
- Hotels and apartment buildings.
- Office spaces up to 15,000 square feet.
The Dumpsters.com Difference: Our short-term rental agreements are designed to adapt as your business needs change. If you need to swap in a different size dumpster or update your trash collection schedule, just give us a call.
Not Sure a 6 Yard Dumpster is the Right Fit?
A 6 yard trash container is a good choice for a variety of businesses, but we also offer other front load dumpster sizes. Please keep in mind that you can rent multiple dumpsters in different sizes to meet your organization’s needs.
|2 Cubic Yards||Dimensions: 6 feet x 3 feet x 3 feet.
Typical Covered Weight Limit: Up to 400 pounds.
|4 Cubic Yards||Dimensions: 6 feet x 4.5 feet x 4 feet.
Typical Covered Weight Limit: Up to 800 pounds.
|8 Cubic Yards||Dimensions: 6 feet x 6 feet x 7 feet.
Typical Covered Weight Limit: Up to 1,600 pounds.
Find Out Which Size Is Right for You
*Please note: weight limits can vary by location.
**Exterior dumpster dimensions may vary by manufacturer, but the total volume is accurate.
How Much Does a 6 Yard Dumpster Cost?
The price of a 6 yard dumpster rental is based on the following factors:
- Location of your business
- Pickup frequency
- Local disposal fees
- Add-on features
When you choose Dumpsters.com as your waste management solution, the cost of your 6 yard bin is locked in at a flat-rate price. By following the terms in your rental agreement, you won’t be surprised by what’s on your monthly bill. Give us a call at 1-877-880-5286 for an all-inclusive quote.
6 Yard Dumpster Rental Details
Pickup Schedule: Weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.
When you set up your 6 yard dumpster rental, you’ll choose from weekly, bi-weekly or monthly pickup schedules. Our team will help you select how often your dumpster should be emptied based on how much trash your business produces.
Contract Length: 12 months.
Our 12-month contracts give you more flexibility than traditional 3-5 year options. With a shorter commitment, it’s easier to plan for moving locations or other shifts in your business.
Add-Ons: Lock bars.
You can add a lock bar to your 6 yard container to prevent others from tossing in prohibited items or causing you to exceed your dumpster’s weight limit. If you request a lock bar with your rental, it will appear as a line item on your monthly bill.
Prohibited Items: Hazardous, flammable or toxic waste; bulky items; construction and remodeling debris.
A 6 yard waste bin can handle a range of debris, including general trash, packaging materials and food waste. However, there are a few prohibited materials that should not be tossed in your container. To avoid additional fees, please call our team with any questions about what cannot be placed in your 6 yard container.
Pro Tip: If you’re planning a renovation for your commercial property and will need to get rid of construction materials or bulky items like furniture, call us for a temporary roll off dumpster.