Find the Right Dumpster Rental Size
Trash Dumpster Sizes for Your Needs
We offer a wide range of dumpster sizes for any mess. Get a roll off container to haul debris from one-time projects or order a front load bin for regular garbage collection at your organization. No matter what you’re tossing, we have small and large waste containers to fit your trash.
Browse our dumpster size charts below to find the right option.
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What to Consider When Choosing a Dumpster Size
What You’re Throwing Away
Some materials can only be tossed into a 10 yard dumpster. Tell us about your debris to make sure you rent the right container.
How Much You’re Tossing
Estimate how much junk you’re throwing out. This will help us decide which size will accommodate your debris.
Make sure you have enough space for the dumpster. If the bin is too large, you may need a permit for street placement.
Temporary Trash Dumpster Sizes
Temporary Dumpster Size Chart
If you’re a homeowner or contractor in need of a temporary waste solution, we’ll talk through the details of your project to help you choose one of our roll off dumpster sizes. Need multiple containers but only have room for one? We’ll help you plan swap outs for ongoing service to fit your needs.
Standard Roll Off Dumpster Sizes
14 ft x 7.5 ft x 3.5 ft
4,000 – 6,000 pounds
14 ft x 7.5 ft x 4 ft
16 ft x 7.5 ft x 4.5 ft
4,000 – 6,000 pounds
22 ft x 7.5 ft x 4.5 ft
4,000 – 6,000 pounds
22 ft x 7.5 ft x 6 ft
7,000 – 10,000 pounds
22 ft x 7.5 ft x 8 ft
10,000 – 12,000 pounds
Containers for Small Projects
Working through a home cleanout or small-scale DIY remodel? Small dumpster rentals are great for jobs with minimal debris or smaller delivery locations.
Common Projects for 10 Yard Dumpsters:
Common Projects for 20 Yard Dumpsters:
- Downsizing before a move
- Kitchen or bathroom remodels
- Roof tear-offs
Dumpsters for Big Jobs
Get a larger roll off dumpster to clean up big messes efficiently. From decluttering large spaces to large-scale demolition, these bins make waste removal easy.
Common Projects for 30 Yard Dumpsters:
- Estate cleanouts
- Home additions
- Landscaping an apartment complex
Common Projects for 40 Yard Dumpsters:
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Commercial Dumpster Sizes
Front Load Container Size Chart
Whether you run a small coffee shop or manage a large warehouse, choose a commercial dumpster size to keep your operations running smoothly. Supplement your trash bin size with regularly scheduled garbage pickups to stay on top of your waste stream.
Typical Commercial Dumpster Sizes
6 ft x 3 ft x 3 ft
6 ft x 3 ft x 4 ft
6 ft x 5 ft x 6 ft
6 ft x 6 ft x 7 ft
1,400 – 1,600 pounds
Dumpster Sizes for Smaller Operations
Does your office have less than 20 employees or are you looking for a dumpster that’s easy to move around? Keep trash out of site with one of our smaller front loads.
Choose a 2 or 4 Yard Bin For:
- Tight spaces, like alleyways.
- Maneuverability with wheels on most smaller bins.
- Small eateries, offices and businesses.
Large Waste Containers for Big Operations
If you have a lot of trash to keep up with, rent one of our bigger dumpsters to ensure your property stays clean.
Choose a 6 or 8 Yard Bin For:
- Properties with a lot of space.
- Large amounts of trash.
- Big offices, grocery stores and warehouses.
Why Choose Dumpsters.com?
One Point of Contact
Your account manager will keep track of debris removal from multiple locations and make changes as needed.
Our all-inclusive prices and easy-to-read invoices make it easy to budget for trash removal.
With an expansive network of hauling partners, we’re able to get you the dumpster sizes you need when you need them.
Get the Right Dumpster Size to Avoid Common Fees
Tell Us What You’re Tossing
Some dumpsters can only accept specific material types. For example, heavy debris containers only accept materials like concrete while bulky items like furniture aren’t allowed in front load bins. We’ll go over prohibited items with you when you set up your rental, but you can always give us a call with questions.
Dumpster Sizes FAQ
What is the average size of a dumpster?
There are multiple dumpster sizes and types. Our most popular roll off size is the 20 yard dumpster. This container is typically 22 feet long, 7.5 feet wide and 4.5 feet high, making it the ideal fit for a wide variety of projects, including residential cleanouts and construction work. For commercial trash service, our 4 yard container suits many mid-size business trash flows and is on average 6 feet long, 4.5 feet wide and 4 feet high.
How tall is a standard dumpster?
A dumpster's height differs depending on the size and type of container you rent. The smallest roll off bin available in most markets is a 10 yard that stands 3.5 feet in height. Our tallest dumpster in most locations is the 40 yard, which stands at 8 feet tall. Our dumpsters include a swinging door for easy trash disposal despite the high walls. For commercial front load bins, our dumpsters typically range from 2 to 8 yards and measure between 3-8 feet tall. Keep in mind that while a dumpster's dimensions may vary by manufacturer, the total volume will remain the same.
What are common dumpster sizes?
We offer a range of dumpster sizes nationwide, including 10, 15, 20, 30 and 40 yard roll off containers. For commercial service, we have 2, 4, 6 and 8 yard dumpsters. We'll help you select the right size based on your specific project or business and the type of debris you're tossing.