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A heavy plastic sheet tied down with some rope is a very good investment if you're leaving your skip empty or partially-filled overnight.
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Due to the different angles of the track ropes in the stopping stations, torque equalization by the dead loads of the skips is no longer fully possible.
With UK housing repair and maintenance activity forecast to grow 2% this year and 4% in 2015, skips are a positive indication that homeowners are increasingly condent about investing in the repair and/or renovation of their homes.
Cabinet member for neighbourhood services, Coun Ian Jones, said: "The council's highways services have a list of skip hire companies who are pre-registered to place skips on the highway.
In fact I have hired skips in similar circumstances myself without difficulty.
At other times I have rescued small items from skips.
With just a little bit more care, the teams are now packing the skips really efficiently to minimise the amount of void space, and almost doubling the amount of plasterboard contained in each skip leaving each of our sites.
But they ended up in a row with Uxbridge Skip Hire over their final load of rubble.
Skip companies must acquire a permit for the placing of skips and to let Wirral Council know when and where they plan to place them.
It's costing us too much to transport out skips back and forwards and we decided that we had to change our business model again to ride with the times," he said.
The allegations centre around a Birmingham City Council scheme which aims to provide free skips to local communities under the Neighbour Renewal Fund.