While it’s one of the great cliches of skip hire that every skip ends up with a mattress sticking out of the top, this can actually cause major problems if it happens to you.Continue reading Forge Skip Hire’s Mattress Disposal Guide
The start of a new year is often a time when we start to pay more attention to the little jobs that need doing around the house.
You might notice winter damage you hadn’t already spotted – a loose roof tile or a leaking water pipe — and where there’s a risk of water getting into your property, it should be a priority to get it weather-proofed once again.Continue reading House redecorating resolutions for 2020
As the new year continues and the winter weather gives way to spring, it’s the time of year to hire a skip and clear out unruly growth from your garden.
Hiring a skip for garden waste is a handy way to get rid of large amounts of cut-back foliage and branches, and give yourself a blank canvas to work within spring-summer 2020.Continue reading Garden Resolutions for 2020
A new year often feels like the time to get your house in order, both literally and figuratively.
If you’ve been putting off some big DIY tasks over the autumn and winter months, make it a priority to return to planning them and getting started in January.
Here are five house and garden DIY resolutions to make for New Year 2020, to help keep things on track as we move towards the spring and summer months.Continue reading House and Garden DIY Resolutions for 2020
Many of us start to look forward to Christmas dinner from about Halloween, whether because we stock up on the frozen and less perishable ingredients ahead of time, or just because of plain old excitement.Continue reading Top tips for an environmentally friendly Christmas dinner
Charity Christmas gifts are a popular alternative to giving material goods to friends and family. This is especially important in the current generation when awareness of environmental and social issues is on the increase.Continue reading Christmas charity gifts to consider in 2019
Winter doesn’t officially begin until the shortest day of the year on December 22nd, but for many of us that feels like the middle of winter, not the start.Continue reading Preparing for winter with a skip
When you hire a skip you’re often looking for that ‘out of sight, out of mind’ feeling you get from having a big container for all of your waste materials and other rubbish to go in.Continue reading A Guide to Skip Hire Duty of Care
October is the month when the clocks go back, the evenings get darker and as a result, it starts to get much colder earlier in the day – and in the middle of the day, for that matter.Continue reading How to save on heating costs in winter
If you’ve got a budding eco-warrior or wannabe VSCO girl in your household – or you’re just environmentally conscious – a zero waste Halloween party is a great way to celebrate the season with minimal environmental impact.Continue reading How to throw a zero waste Halloween party