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The entire team here at Enfield Skips Ltd would like to welcome you to our new blog page. Here, we will share the latest news from the company, as well as updates and tips from the wider industry. So, to keep up to date with all of our latest work, advice and guides on both waste disposal and skip usage, then check back here regularly for our informative blog posts.

5 Little Changes You Can Make to Help the Environment

The project of saving the planet can seem a little daunting sometimes. Whether we’re searching every corner of our home for old bags for life, cleaning out a little yoghurt pot or scanning the back of a water bottle for the right symbol, we’re always hit with the same invasive thought: am I really making […]

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Which Home Improvements Add The Most Value To Your House?

Home renovations are a tried and tested way in which homeowners can add value to their home. Some ways are more costly than others. Home improvements can run from a couple of hundred to thousands of pounds, so choosing the best ones to get the greatest return on investment could make or break your homes’ […]

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When Should You Hire A Skip?

Hiring a skip can be a bit daunting when you’ve never had to hire one before, but we’re here to help simplify the whole process. Whatever change you’re about to go through that involves getting rid of a lot of waste, you may require a skip to make the whole process easier. But you may […]

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The Best Construction Materials To Reclaim & Salvage

The construction industry is under increasing pressure to become more environmentally friendly in recent times. One of the main ways to do this is to use materials that have previously been used in other building projects. You can easily alter and recycle most construction materials, which reduces the building industry’s consumption of fossil fuels  and […]

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Which materials are recycled the most?

Recycling has recently become more and more important in recent years, as we start to see the effect climate change is having on our planet. Increasing wealth and population mean that more people are buying and using more non-biodegradable products. A change in our lifestyles means that we are no longer growing our own food […]

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Why are batteries recycled separately?

To reap the maximum rewards for our recycling efforts, it’s vital that each items is disposed of in the appropriate way. Batteries have caused some confusion over the past couple years, with much of the population unsure about whether or not batteries can be recycled. Today, we at Enfield Skips are here to dispel any […]

What is asbestos and how is it removed?

You may have heard about asbestos, you may even be aware of its dangers, but are you aware that if your house was built between 1930 and 1999, it is almost guaranteed to contain asbestos? In this article we will be explaining what asbestos is, the dangers involved and when it’s important to get asbestos […]

What is a skip permit and do you need one?

When undertaking a large domestic renovation project, you may need something a little larger than the household bin. At Enfield Skips, we offer a variety of different sized skips for all your waste disposal needs. Many people are unaware that they will need to obtain a skip permit to hire a skip in certain situations. […]

How to reduce your carbon footprint

You may think reducing your carbon footprint starts with using your car less and walking more, and if you think this you’d certainly be right. However, there is much more to it than just that, by unplugging your technology, eating less meat, avoiding ‘fast fashion’, line-drying clothes, eating locally sourced food, installing solar panels and […]

The benefits of short term skip hire

Skip hire is a service that can help you with numerous projects, whether you’re clearing out your home or office, it’s something that can save you both time and money. Forget those countless trips to the tip and hire yourself a short term skip that offers you convince and responsible waste disposal – so you […]