Dumpster Sizing Guide

Don’t know which dumpster is right for your project? We’ve broken down each roll-off dumpster size by
dimensions, common uses, and their capacity equivalent in full-size pick-up trucks to help you decide
which one is right for you!

10 Yard Dumpster

Project Size: Small - Medium

Capacity: 2 - 3 tons 

Project Type:

  • Small kitchen/bathroom remodeling. 
  • Attic Drains, basements, garages.
  • Simple tile roof debris - up to 1,400 sq. ft.
  • General/heavy waste.
  • Deck removal – up to 250 sq. ft.
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20 Cubic Yard Roll-off Dumpster

Project Size: Small - Medium

Capacity: 3 - 4 tons 

Project Type:

  • Medium Sized Construction Jobs 
  • Roof Removal – up to 400 sq. ft. 
  • Dirt Removal
  • Concrete Removal
  • Landscaping Jobs
  • Deck removal – up to 250 sq. ft.
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30 Cubic Yard Roll-off Dumpster

Project Size: Medium - Large

Capacity: 3.5 - 5 tons 

Project Type:

  • House Renovations
  • House Cleaning  
  • Lot Cleaning 
  • Construction 
  • Demolitions – Large Decks, Sheds and Garages.
  • Deck removal – up to 250 sq. ft.
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40 Cubic Yard Roll-off Dumpster

Project Size: Large 

Capacity: 5 - 6 tons 

Project Type:

  • Home Demolition
  • Commercial Clean Out 
  • Large Home Interior Renovations 
  • Domestic Cleanings
  • Commercial Construction/Roofing
  • House Renovations
  • Major Remodeling Projects
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