Frequently Asked Questions
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What areas do you service?
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What are your hours?
What size dumpsters do you offer?
Our containers/dumpsters are easy to load with easy access. We will provide a container that fits your specific job.
How much is one cubic yard?
One cubic yard is 27 square feet or measures 3ft x 3ft x 3ft. It is about the size of a kitchen stove.
How much can a 10 yard dumpster hold?
A 10 yard dumpster can hold approximately (5) regular sized couches.
What protection do we put on the driveway to prevent damage from the dumpster?
We call them "skids" and they are specially sized wood planks that we always place on concrete, asphalt and other porous surfaces to prevent damage.
What is the width of a dumpster?
Generally, they are 8ft wide or about the size of a car parking space.
What materials are not accepted at our drop site?
Which items will add an additional charge to a dumpster load?
What if I need the dumpster emptied and returned?
We can pickup the dumpster, empty it and send it back to the location. It is considered a new rental.
What can I put in mixed household waste dumpster loads?
What can I put in construction/remodeling dumpster loads?
Do you take yard waste?
Yard waste is not allowed unless the load is specifically for yard waste only.
What forms must be completed prior to dumpster delivery?
Please download, review and sign the claim waiver and waste disclosure form prior to your dumpster delivery. You can download the PDF forms here.
What can I bring to Alpha's Self Haul Drop Site for a fee?
Do I need to make an appointment at Alpha's Drop Site?
No, you just need to arrive some time between our regular hours of operation. When you arrive, stop at the stop sign and the attendant will greet you. You can pay with card or cash. From there, the attendant will show you where to unload on site. You will need to unload yourself.