Portland HippoBag Collection services
A Reliable Collection Service in Portland for HIPPOBAGs
Waste King Ltd regularly collects HIPPOBAGs in Portland for convenient and speed waste removals. You can be assured that our team will recycle whatever is possible. That means no unwanted trip to the landfill!
We are able to remove and collect your HippoBag in Portland from any location, including inside your property, out front, or in your back garden, we offer a fully inclusive HippoBag Collection Service!
HippoBag Collections in Portland
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Suitable for garden or household waste, HIPPOBAGs are renowned for their strength, making it easy to get rid of many types of items. Coming in a variety of sizes, their largest MEGABAG is ideal for the disposal of bathroom suites, DIY and household waste. Our team is happy to collect them from anywhere on your property.
Please note, if you’d like your bag emptied rather than removed you would maybe prefer to use one of our Man & Van services?
HIPPOBAGs are a great alternative to plastic bags, and much more durable. Alternatively, you might want to use our Waste King Skip Bags instead. These are also highly durable and ideal for a variety of waste. Delivery of these bags is completely free of charge.Contact Us
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What kind of items are suitable for waste bags?
Waste suitable for these bags includes bulky waste like furniture, appliances, old kitchens, bathrooms, piles of garden waste, soil and rubble. However, they are not suitable for hazardous waste, like batteries, fluorescent tubes and gas bottles.
These bags are brilliant if you don’t want to hire a skip outside your home or business. You’ll also find that they’re much cheaper.
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About Waste King
As a specialist collections formed, in 2007, by Glenn Currie and Andy Cattigan, Waste King serves the domestic and commercial markets. It focuses not only on providing a friendly, efficient, cost-effective service but also one which is environmentally friendly.
In particular, Waste King’s uniformed, Environment Agency-licensed staff take time to ensure that the maximum amount of waste can be recycled and that all the waste it collects is disposed of in an environmentally friendly way.
- Waste King aims to create a professional and environmentally responsible solution for both homes and businesses alike by creating the environmentally friendly solution to your waste removal and recycling.
HippoBag Collection FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the most frequent items allowed in the Hippo Bag?
When using your Hippo Bag you can place a vast amount of items inside the bag. Alternatively other Bag providers can remove more restricted items.
What Can I NOT place in the bag?
The company behind Hippo bags is Hippowaste and they have a large number of items that must not be placed inside the bags they collect. If you place any prohibited items, the bag will be rejected for collection and a wasted journey fee applied. You can use other independent companies like Waste King to clear the bag or order a waste bag direct.
Why can’t these items be placed in a Hippo bag?
Items like asbestos and clinical waste must be disposed from a licensed and trained provider. The disposal process is more specialist and requires different methods to dispose of the waste. Batteries although cannot be disposed of through the Hippobag.
How much does a Hippobag cost in Portland?
Prices depend on the size of Hippobag you choose? Midibag at £189.99 Including VAT is the cheapest and smallest but excellent for heavier materials like soil and rubble. The most expensive bag is the Hipposkip at £299.99 Including VAT or the Megabag which is priced in the middle at £219.99 Including VAT. Alternatively, Waste King supply for different sizes that are more cost-effective
Where do I buy a Hippobag
You can purchase Hippobag online at the Hippowaste website or many DIY stores in Portland like Homebase/ B&Q have the ability to buy in-store or online. Alternatively you can purchase a Waste King Skip Bag
Do I have to pay for a collection for a Hippobag in Portland?
You can purchase a Hippobag on its own meaning just the bag and contact a company to clear the bag when you are ready. Alternatively, you can pay for a collection as you buy a Hippo bag on the Hippowaste website. If you buy a bag at a local DIY store you will only purchase the bag.
Is Hippobags cheaper than skip hire?
The cost per yard varies compared to the size of the Hippobag you have. For example, our 6-yard skip averages £205 + VAT which is £34.16+VAT per cubic yard. The Megabag is only 1.48 cubic yards and costs £183.33 +VAT which will mean you pay 122.22 per cubic yard which a huge amount compared to our skip hire
How does the Hippobag compare to other alternative ways to dispose of rubbish?
A Waste bag or Hippobag can cost more per cubic yard to clear waste although has many benefits.
Are the Hippobags waterproof and strong?
Hippobags are made from woven polypropylene which is a strong and waterproof product. You can cover the skip bag with a tarpaulin if you want to reduce water getting inside.
Can I reuse my Hippobag?
Hippo bags are collected via a hiab truck and you are not able to reuse the bags as the waste bag is craned into the truck. Waste King Waste Bags can re-used as we collect through our man and van service.
Where do I place my bag for collection?
Hippobag collects via a Hiab crane truck so you will need to place the bag within 4 metres of where the truck can park. Alternatively, Waste bags can be placed up to 10 metres or further away if required. There is an extra charge for Waste Bags over 10 metres from the parking.
How long do I keep the bag until it needs collecting?
You can keep the Hippobag if you require it for a long period of time. When the bag is full you can book your collection online or call the office. Collections are usually completed within 3 days.
What sizes are the bags and are there any other sizes for bags rather than the usual three sizes Hippo Waste use?
Hippowaste supply 3 sizes we supply 4 Skip bags that are very similar to the bags Hippo Waste supplies. For example, we supply: